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School children conducting experiment in lab coats

School kids become forensic scientists at chemistry festival

11 May 2017

Students from 12 high-schools across South Wales descend on Cardiff University for a day of chemistry activities

Enriching Student Life Awards logo

Student Rep Coordinator of the Year 2017

9 May 2017

School of Chemistry staff recognised at annual Enriching Student Life Awards.

Professor Richard Catlow

Chemistry professor elected to Learned Society of Wales

8 May 2017

Professor Richard Catlow has been elected a Fellow of the prestigious Learned Society of Wales.

Schoolgirl in lab gear

Cwmclydach Primary pupils become scientists for the day

6 April 2017

Children conduct experiments as part of Chemistry taster session

Uncovering gold’s secrets

4 April 2017

Cardiff University researchers throw light on mechanism responsible for gold’s remarkable ability to catalyse PVC production

Zeolite simulation

Ramsay Memorial Fellowship awarded for porous materials research

24 March 2017

Dr Alexander O’Malley, postdoctoral research associate, has been awarded the prestigious Ramsay Memorial Fellowship for Chemical Science.

Professor Rudolf Allemann

New Pro Vice-Chancellor

24 March 2017

Professor Rudolf Allemann has been appointed as the new Pro Vice-Chancellor and Head of College of Physical Sciences and Engineering.

A topological framework model constructed from magnetic balls and sticks.

Molecular sponges the next big thing?

21 March 2017

New research into self-assembling building blocks to be featured at the Science Museum’s ‘Next Big Thing’ event

Mosquito on human skin

Creating artemisinin

15 March 2017

Cardiff University researchers devise novel way of producing leading anti-malarial drug

Professor Rudolf Allemann

Sesquiterpenes created in lab

17 February 2017

Researchers almost double the production of compound on the way to antimalarial drug molecule