Yr Ysgol Cemeg

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Chemistry expansion: two new members of academic staff appointed

11 Mehefin 2014

The School of Chemistry is expanding and it is pleased to announce the appointment of two new members of academic staff.

Students in lab

School of Chemistry League Table Success

6 Mehefin 2014

Cardiff School of Chemistry has risen four places, from 16th to 12th, in the league table for chemistry published in the Guardian University Guide 2015.

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New X-ray Imaging Technique Published in Science by Harris Group

30 Mai 2014

Novel technique uses X-rays to gain clear insights on molecular orientations within materials.

 Year 7 and 8 pupils in a chemistry lab - Salters Chemistry Festival 2014

Salters Chemistry Festival at Cardiff University

20 Mai 2014

Welcoming sixty Year 7 and 8 pupils from fifteen different schools from across Wales.

Professor Sir John Meurig Thomas, FRS lecture

Inaugural Wyn Roberts Memorial Lecture

13 Mai 2014

Professor Sir John Meurig Thomas, FRS delivers first in annual lecture series.

Cardiff University

Professor Wyn Roberts (1931-2014)

11 Mawrth 2014

An obituary for Professor Wyn Roberts, a pioneer of modern surface science.

Early Neolithic carinated bowl

From surf to turf

13 Chwefror 2014

Archaeologists and chemists trace ancient British diets.

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Luminescent magnets light up the cover of ACS Inorganic Chemistry

10 Chwefror 2014

Recent work featuring Dr Simon Pope has been highlighted on the cover of the ACS journal Inorganic Chemistry.

Chemistry image web

Catalysis Institute partnership goes live

31 Ionawr 2014

Chemistry collaboration fuses Cardiff science with UK business.

Biophotonic Nanoswitches

Light triggers death switch in cancer cells

28 Ionawr 2014

Recent internationally leading research has been highlighted in the media.

Mass spectometry

Technology investment broadens Chemistry’s spectrum

16 Ionawr 2014

Industry partners to benefit from new chemical analysis suite.

Computational Chemistry LIVE

Computational Chemistry LIVE

19 Rhagfyr 2013

As part of chemistry week the School of Chemistry hosted a CHEMNET outreach afternoon entitled “Computational Chemistry LIVE.

Chemistry mass spectrometry suite

New mass spectrometry suite for School of Chemistry

18 Rhagfyr 2013

The School of Chemistry is set to benefit from a major EPSRC investment in a state of the art mass spectrometry suite.

Royal society honours cardiff

Royal Society honours Cardiff scientists

12 Rhagfyr 2013

Professors Graham Hutchings and Peter Wells recognised for research achievements

Light triggers death switch in cancer cells

It’s a knock-in

4 Rhagfyr 2013

New research from the School of Chemistry has advanced our understanding of how enzymes (proteins) increase the rate of chemical reactions.

Cardiff University

School of Chemistry awarded a new Centre for Doctoral Training in Catalysis

22 Tachwedd 2013

Cardiff benefits as Willetts announces £350M for postgraduate study

cancer death switch

Light triggers cancer death switch

16 Hydref 2013

Light pulses stimulate designer peptides to initiate a death pathway in cancerous cells.

Biophotonic Nanoswitches control the life cycle of cells

9 Hydref 2013

Researchers from Cardiff University’s School of Chemistry along with their colleagues from the Schools of Medicine and Pharmacy have created light-responsive peptides that are able to induce cell death in cancer cells when activated with externally applied light pulses.

Enzyme catalysis

Enzyme catalysis unravelled in new research

4 Hydref 2013

Research clears the way for designer enzymes with potential to develop anti-infective and anti-cancer drugs.

Allemann group research is published in PNAS

2 Hydref 2013

Researchers from the School of Chemistry, along with colleagues in Bristol, València and Castelló, have uncovered a mechanism by which enzyme motions couple to chemical reactions.