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Chemistry Professor Wins National Award

August 24, 2015

Seth Cohen, professor of chemistry and biochemistry at the University of Calfiornia, San Diego, has been chosen to receive a 2016 Arthur C. Cope Scholar Award.

UC San Diego Professor Wins Top Academic Prize in Theoretical Chemistry

August 31, 2016

J. Andrew McCammon, a distinguished professor of chemistry, biochemistry and pharmacology at the University of California San Diego, has won this year’s most prestigious university-based prize in theoretical chemistry.

Chemistry Department Recognized for Success in Building a Diverse Faculty

June 22, 2015

UC San Diego’s Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry ranked second in the nation in a new survey of professorships held by underrepresented minorities, reflecting the progress we’ve made in building a diverse faculty.

Roger Tsien, Chemistry, 2008

November 1, 2012

Roger Tsien, Chemistry, 2008 Roger Tsien Four years ago, UC San Diego professor of pharmacology, chemistry and biochemistry Roger Tsien, won the Nobel Prize for chemistry (with Martin Chalfie and Osamu Shimomura) for their ground-breaking research in developing green fluorescent proteins derived from a bioluminescent jellyfish. Much of the acclaim…

UC San Diego Chemist Wins 2 Prestigious National Awards

August 24, 2016

A chemistry professor at the University of California San Diego has won two prestigious national prizes awarded by the American Chemical Society.

Chemistry Professor Wins Top National Early-Career Honor

July 23, 2012

A chemistry professor at UC San Diego was among 96 scientists and engineers named by President Obama today as recipients of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers, the highest honor bestowed by the U.S. government on scientists and engineers in the early stages of their independent research…

Paul Crutzen, Chemistry, 1995

November 1, 2012

Paul Crutzen, Chemistry, 1995 Paul Crutzen Paul Crutzen shared the 1995 Nobel Prize in Chemistry with UC San Diego’s Mario Molina and the late F. Sherwood Rowland for their work discovering the damaging effect that use of fertilizers had on Earth’s protective ozone layer. He joined Scripps Institution of Oceanography…

Three Physical Sciences Faculty Win National Awards

October 4, 2011

Dimitri Basov, Clifford Kubiak, and Arnold Rheingold win National Awards.

UC San Diego Chemistry Professor Wins Prestigious California Air Resources Board Honor

May 16, 2016

…distinguished chair in atmospheric chemistry at the University of California San Diego, will receive the Haagen-Smit Clean Air Award from the California Air Resources Board May 18. Board officials said they bestowed the award upon Prather in its Atmospheric Chemistry Research category to acknowledge her “pioneering work that has transformed…

Mario J. Molina, Chemistry, 1995

November 1, 2012

Mario J. Molina, Chemistry, 1995 Mario J. Molina. Photo by Donna Coveney/MIT Mario J. Molina’s move from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to UC San Diego in 2004 provided him with two important advantages: First, he was able to join a world-renowned group of atmospheric scientists that included Paul Crutzen,…

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