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Group photo of most of the speakers from the 14th Cardiff Chemistry Conference.

14th Cardiff Chemistry Conference 2015

13 May 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

University aims to ‘trigger a passion in science’ among pupils

7 May 2015

Triggering a passion for science is the aim as Cardiff University welcomes 40 students from 10 South Wales schools as part of a touring festival of chemistry.

Timothy Easun Emma Carter

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

5 May 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 April 2015

Scientists recreate natural insect repellent.

CDT Lab opening

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

19 April 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 April 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 March 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 March 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 February 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 February 2015

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