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Our research spans virtually all areas of modern chemical research and related fields.
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Seminars & Colloquia
Benjamin E. Partridge will officially join the UR Department of Chemistry as of July 1, 2022, as an ...
Congratulations to Dr. Benjamin Hafensteiner on being awarded the 2021-2022 Student's Association Pr ...
Congratulations to Ellen Irving on being awarded a 2022 Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship, one of the m ...
Leopoldo Mejía, a Ph.D. student in the Franco Group at the University of Rochester, received th ...
Congratulations to chemistry students Karla R. Sanchez Lievanos (Knowles Group),  ...
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