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A chemist whose "artificial leaf" was named one of the top inventions of 2011 by Time Magazine was this year's Kilpatrick Lecturer in Chemistry. Daniel Nocera, the Patterson Rockwood Professor of Energy in the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology at Harvard University, spoke...
On the last day of fall semester, Chemistry Associate Chair and Lecturer Maria Tanner and her general chemistry course students performed a dynamic chemistry demonstration show called Chemistry in Action. Chemistry majors Shirley Nwangwa and Matthew Seludo, seven other undergraduates, and chemistry...
Generous support from the Martin and Mary Kilpatrick Lecture endowment helped the chemistry division to have an extremely successful Kilpatrick Lecture in Fall 2011, attracting 300 attendees from academia, industry and high schools. The annual Kilpatrick Lecture has become a signature event for IIT...
The BCS Chemistry Division announced the winners of the 2010-11 Kilpatrick Scholarships in November 2010. The Kilpatrick Scholarships, an endowed scholarship program, were established by Martin Kilpatrick, former chemistry department chair and Mary Kilpatrick, former faculty member. Kilpatrick...
Assistant Research Professor Sameer Varma co-authored the cover story "Ion selectivity from local configuration of ligands in solutions and ion channels" in Chemical Physics Letters.
Susan Solomon, Illinois Institute of Technology alumna (Chem '77) and internationally renowned atmospheric scientist, was inducted into the National Women's Hall of Fame in Seneca Falls, NY, on October 11, 2009. 
Professor of Chemistry Ishaque Khan co-authored "Vanadium oxide based nanostructured materials for catalytic oxidative dehydrogenation of propane: Effect of heterometallic centers on the catalyst performance" in Catalysis Letters.
Assistant Professor of Chemistry Aditya Unni appeared on WBBM-TV Channel 2 discussing the chemicals that terrorist suspect Najibullah Zazi allegedly planned to use to make an explosive. Read the full article >
Rong Wang, associate chair and associate professor of chemistry, will spend two months in Germany this summer helping to develop nanoarrays of molecular enzyme biosensors. The work is funded by a research grant from Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst (DAAD), or the German Academic Exchange...
Diep Nguyen, senior lecturer of chemistry and director of the professional science master's program in analytical chemistry, received the Dean's Excellence Award for Teaching. She focuses on the characterization and study of property-structure relationships in industrial polymeric materials...

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