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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.

CCI and Max Planck Logo

Cardiff partners Max Planck Society to form world-leading catalysis alliance

6 Ionawr 2015

Cardiff University is to announce a new partnership with Germany's top research body to develop globally important catalysis research.

Cardiff Catalysis Institute 2015 Conference

5 Ionawr 2015

The Cardiff Catalysis Institute annual conference will be held on the 6th and 7th January 2015.

Research in Excellence Framework 2014 Ranking

REF success for Cardiff Chemistry!

18 Rhagfyr 2014

The School of Chemistry is celebrating the results of the REF 2014, which has seen the School rise up the ranking to 9th.

Synlett

New Synlett Cluster Collection on Frontiers in Organo-Fluorine Chemistry

17 Rhagfyr 2014

In recognition of his expertise in the important field of organo-fluorine chemistry, Dr Duncan Browne is guest editor for the latest issue of Synlett.

AFM of gold nanoparticles

Cardiff project student recognised in National Finals

16 Rhagfyr 2014

Rebecca Burgess an A-level student who undertook a Nuffield sponsored research project has been selected for the National Science + Engineering Competition finals.

Research Lab

School of Chemistry doubles intake in 5 years

18 Tachwedd 2014

Cardiff University's School of Chemistry has doubled its student intake in five years.

Mondelez at Cardiff University Careers Science Fair

Employers target Cardiff Chemistry graduates

7 Tachwedd 2014

Employers target Cardiff Chemistry graduates. Students and employers attend the latest Cardiff Science Fair in record numbers.

Outstanding International Student Satisfaction Medal

Award for Outstanding International Student Satisfaction 2014!

7 Tachwedd 2014

Cardiff University wins the StudyPortals Award for Outstanding International Student Satisfaction 2014!

Window to the past

A Window to the Past

13 Hydref 2014

A recent publication in the Journal of the American Chemical Society gives insight into the evolutionary history of plant enzymes.

Pictured: Back Row: Prof Rudolf Allemann (Head of School) and Dr Chris Morley (Director of Learning and Teaching). Front Row: Andrew Jones, Juliet Heaton, Tom Lambourn, Kathryn Dickins and Alexander Lander.

University Scholarships 2014

10 Hydref 2014

The School of Chemistry is very proud to award a number of students University Scholarships in recognition of their excellent academic achievements.