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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2016 Aug 19

Walter Thiel

4:15pm to 5:15pm

Location: 

Pfizer Lecture Hall

Professor Dr. Walter Thiel, Max-Planck-Institut fuer Kohlenforschung. "TBA."  Special Lecture. Hosted by Professor Aspuru-Guzik

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Chicago's Benton Medal Goes to Jim Anderson

Chicago's Benton Medal Goes to Jim Anderson

June 9, 2016

The University of Chicago bestows its infrequently-awarded Benton Medal for Distinguished Public Service this year to Professor Jim Anderson. He is cited for work that "spans precise laboratory measurements, airborne field campaigns, and policy initiatives on the national and international stage." He receives the award at the university's 527th convocation in mid-June. Congratulations, Professor Anderson!

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