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8 June 2022
Dr Louis Morrill has been awarded the prestigious Hickinbottom Award from the Royal Society of Chemistry.
7 June 2022
Almost half of substances sold as MDMA at English festivals last year contained none
12 May 2022
The School of Chemistry has been recognised for its research excellence in the REF2021, with 99% of our submitted research being classed as world leading or internationally excellent.
5 May 2022
Scientists develop new in-situ method of creating cyclohexanone oxime, representing a potential ‘sea change’ in industrial processes.
14 March 2022
Dr David Morgan, Surface Analysis Manager in the School of Chemistry and the Cardiff Catalysis Institute has recently been awarded the Vickerman Award by the UK Surface Analysis Forum (UKSAF)
6 January 2022
Cardiff University researchers demonstrate the suitability of gold as a catalyst to produce methanol and acetic acid from the methane in natural gas.
25 October 2021
Join us for our 19th Annual Chemistry Conference on Wednesday 27th October.
21 September 2021
Our researchers improve fluorine process
5 August 2021
Self-cleaning sanitary towels could be left in sunlight to kill 99.9% of bacteria, remove stains and neutralize odours.
22 July 2021
Academia and industry experts from the UK are exploring ways of converting carbon dioxide and waste into sustainable fuels and chemicals to meet net zero targets.
1 July 2021
Creation of hydrogen peroxide in situ could provide clean, drinkable water to communities in the poorest nations around the world.
16 June 2021
Cardiff scientists receive the Royal Society of Chemistry’s 2021 ‘Inspirational Committee Award’
Professor Richard Catlow joins global network working on issues of world-wide importance
25 March 2021
Prof Graham Hutchings picks up prize for ‘ground-breaking’ work using gold as a catalyst and a sustainable solution
16 March 2021
A research team at Cardiff have used a variety of techniques to understand the chemical reactivity of non-metal systems.
2 December 2020
We regret to announce the death of Professor Sir John Meurig Thomas FRS, who was Honorary Distinguished Professor in the School of Chemistry at Cardiff University since 2005.
27 November 2020
Cardiff School of Chemistry successfully creates alternative pest control agents
17 November 2020
Electron microscopy expands capability
11 November 2020
Scientists to explore novel ways of harvesting useful compounds from domestic and industrial waste
12 October 2020
Professor Richard Catlow has been awarded a knighthood in the Queen’s Birthday Honours for his ‘remarkable’ and ‘impactful’ contributions to scientific research.
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