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Undergraduate students in the newly refurbished Large Chemistry Lecture Theatre

School welcomes largest intake of students

30 September 2016

School welcomes largest intake of students

Students testing a hydrogen-powered car

School participates in STEM event for local schoolchildren

20 September 2016

The School of Chemistry participated in a STEM event, where students explored the practicalities of humans living on Mars.


A marvellous medicine

13 September 2016

Cardiff scientists recreate famous scene from George’s Marvellous Medicine


Cardiff chemists showcase their work at Google

12 September 2016

Experts from the Cardiff Catalysis Institute present their work at annual science conference

Professor Rudolf Allemann

Visiting Professorship for Head of School

2 August 2016

Professor Rudolf Allemann has been appointed Visiting Professor at the Manchester Institute of Biotechnology, University of Manchester.

Sir John Meurig Thomas, Honorary Professor in the School of Chemistry

Honorary Professor of Chemistry awarded Royal Medal

25 July 2016

Sir John Meurig Thomas, Honorary Professor in the School of Chemistry and Honorary Fellow of Cardiff University, has been awarded the prestigious 2016 Royal Medal for Physical Sciences by the Royal Society.


The ‘green’ grass of home

21 July 2016

Researchers develop novel way of deriving hydrogen from grass using just sunlight and a cheap catalyst

Students posing for group photos at graduation

Celebrating our graduates

15 July 2016

Graduates and staff donned their caps and gowns for the School of Chemistry graduation ceremony.

Chemistry workshop at STEM Live

School of Chemistry at STEM Live!

11 July 2016

The School recently participated in a large STEM activity day with over 200 school pupils from across South Wales

Professor Richard Catlow

Cardiff scientist elected Royal Society Foreign Secretary

11 July 2016

The Royal Society has appointed Professor Richard Catlow, from the School of Chemistry, as its next Foreign Secretary.