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Chemistry of Fireworks

Chemistry students show off their film-making skill

8 Mehefin 2015

All third year MChem Chemistry students were asked to produce a five-minute video on a chemically related topic, as part of their training in presentation skills.

Karen Holford with formula 1 car

Her bocs sebon i wyddonwyr benywaidd

4 Mehefin 2015

Bydd pump o wyddonwyr Prifysgol Caerdydd yn camu i ben bocs sebon yn Abertawe i ennyn diddordeb y cyhoedd am eu gwaith ymchwil

In Main Building doorway looking up

The School of Chemistry welcomes new Research Fellow

1 Mehefin 2015

The School of Chemistry is very pleased to welcome a new member of academic staff; Dr Louis Morrill.

Salters Festival 2015

BBC coverage of the Salters’ Festival of Chemistry at Cardiff School of Chemistry

20 Mai 2015

The School of Chemistry recently hosted its annual Salters’ Festival of Chemistry on 14th May 2015

Enriching Student Life Thomas Davies
Group photo of most of the speakers from the 14th Cardiff Chemistry Conference.

14th Cardiff Chemistry Conference 2015

13 Mai 2015

Now in its 14th year, the annual Cardiff Chemistry Conference was held on 11th and 12th May 2015.

2 students in Chemistry lab with

Prifysgol yn ceisio 'tanio brwdfrydedd mewn gwyddoniaeth' ymhlith disgyblion

7 Mai 2015

Tanio brwdfrydedd mewn gwyddoniaeth yw'r nod wrth i Brifysgol Caerdydd groesawu 40 o fyfyrwyr o 10 ysgol yn ne Cymru fel rhan o ŵyl gemeg deithiol.

Timothy Easun Emma Carter

The School of Chemistry welcomes new staff members Dr Emma Carter and Dr Tim Easun

5 Mai 2015

The School of Chemistry is very pleased to welcome two new members onto the academic staff.

pesticide use

Could smell hold the key to ending pesticide use?

28 Ebrill 2015

Scientists recreate natural insect repellent.

CDT Lab opening

New £500,000 lab to train tomorrow’s chemists

19 Ebrill 2015

A high-tech science hub dedicated to training world leaders in catalysis opened on Thursday 16 April at Cardiff University School of Chemistry.

graphene

Cardiff research on graphene ‘revolutionary’ for industry

15 Ebrill 2015

Tests on graphene by a Cardiff University researcher could open up global exploitation of the lightweight ‘wonder’ material.

Rideal Conference 2015

Prize winners and commemorative session at 18th Rideal Conference

30 Mawrth 2015

Cardiff made a major contribution to the 18th Rideal meeting with a special session dedicated to Professor Wyn Roberts and also had success with 2 prize winners in the poster competition.

Exploiting Powder X-ray Diffraction

Exploiting Powder X-ray Diffraction to Complete the Set of Crystal Structures of the 20 “Common” Amino Acids

13 Mawrth 2015

The crystal structure of L-lysine has just been published in Angewandte Chemie International Edition

Richard Edwards

RSC poster prize for Cardiff research student

25 Chwefror 2015

PhD student Richard Edwards from the Wirth research group wins a poster award

Lanthanides

New review published on lanthanide ions in molecular bioimaging

6 Chwefror 2015

Drs Angelo Amoroso and Simon Pope have recently published a review entitled on the use of trivalent lanthanide ions in molecular bioimaging.

DNA Surface

New Insights into Epigenetic Modification of DNA from Theoretical Simulation

5 Chwefror 2015

Two new papers from the group of Dr Jamie Platts have used modern theoretical methods to shed light on how one important modification, cytosine methylation, affects the structure and dynamics of DNA.

In Main Building doorway looking up

Three new University Research Fellows are joining the staff in the School of Chemistry

28 Ionawr 2015

As the School of Chemistry continues to expand we are pleased to announce the appointment of three new University Research Fellows.

Faraday Lecture

Professor Michel Che winner of the RSC 2014 Faraday Lectureship Prize lectures in the School

27 Ionawr 2015

On Monday 26th January Professor Michel Che of the Universite Pierre et Marie Curie-Paris 6 & Institut Universitaire de France gave his 2014 Faraday Lecture at the School of Chemistry.

Paper supports palladium catalysis

Paper supports palladium catalysis: Read all about it!

16 Ionawr 2015

A recent publication in the ACS journal Physical Chemistry Letters shows that filter paper can be used as a robust support for catalytically active palladium nanoparticles.

Yr Athro Nora de Leeuw

The School of Chemistry welcomes new staff member Professor Nora de Leeuw

9 Ionawr 2015

Professor Nora de Leeuw joined the University in January 2015 as the new Pro Vice-Chancellor.