Welcome to Harvard University’s Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology (CCB). We are proud to continue our department’s rich tradition of research and scholarship in the molecular sciences. Our research activities in CCB span the core disciplines of organic, inorganic, and physical chemistry and the interdisciplinary frontiers of the life and physical sciences.

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Kang-Kuen NiKang-Kuen Ni

Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology

 

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Upcoming Events

Sep 22

James Morken

4:15pm to 5:15pm

Location: 

Pfizer Lecture Hall

Professor James Morken, Boston College. Strategies in Asymmetric Synthesis Enabled by Catalytic Reactions of Boron Reagents   R.B. Woodward Lectures in the Chemical Sciences, Organic Chemistry Seminar.

Sep 23

David Tiede

4:15pm to 5:15pm

Location: 

Pfizer Lecture Hall

Professor David Tiede, Argonne National Laboratories.  X-ray Structural Characterization of Molecular and Amorphous Metal-Oxide Water-Splitting Catalysts for the Artificial Leaf   R.B. Woodward Lectures in the Chemical Sciences, Inorganic Chemistry Seminar.

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Emily Balskus Named to TR 35 under 35, and as Amgen Young Investigator

Emily Balskus Named to TR 35 under 35, and as Amgen Young Investigator

August 21, 2014

Emily Balskus has been named a Pioneer in the annual list of 35 Innovators Under 35 by MIT's Technology Review for her work unraveling the chemical transformations of gut microbes. Each year since 1999, editors of the review have selected exceptionally talented young innovators whose work they believe has the greatest potential to transform the world. She was also recently selected as a recipient of the 2014 Amgen Young …

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