Our research spans virtually all areas of modern chemical research and related fields.
Our PhD program features internationally recognized research and a small student/faculty ratio.
Major & Minor
Pursue a degree or take courses in chemistry. Undergraduates can consider our five-year BS/MS degree program.
Seminars & Colloquia
December 12, 2017
For more than 30 years, researchers have been creating quantum dots—tiny, crystalline, nanosca ...
November 3, 2017
Fasan and coworkers have developed a new class of inhibitors against a notoriously challenging ...
October 25, 2017
Back in 1959, early in his career as a Kodak chemist, Donald Batesky was lead author of a paper in t ...
October 13, 2017
The local Rochester section of the American Chemical Society honored 50, 60 and 70 year members at t ...
October 12, 2017
Lauren VanGelder (3rd year graduate student in the Matson Group) was awarded 1st prize in a poster c ...
From research opportunities to coursework, undergraduate students can make the most of the summer semester at Rochester.
CBI Training Program
Graduate students in the chemical and biological sciences at Rochester have the opportunity to participate in the NIH-funded Chemistry-Biology Interface (CBI) Training Program. Thirty faculty members from six departments and programs in AS&E and SMD serve as mentors to students participating in the program.
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