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Cynthia M. Friend

Cynthia M. Friend Wins ACS Award in Surface Chemistry

January 24, 2017

Cynthia M. Friend, T.W. Richards Professor of Chemistry, wins ACS Award in Surface Chemistry for her paradigmatic developments in the mechanistic understanding of ­oxygen-assisted catalytic cycles on gold surfaces and their implementation to nanoporous gold catalysts under realistic conditions. More information can be found here.

Barbara Anderson Celebrates Service Milestone

Barbara Anderson Celebrates Service Milestone

January 3, 2017

CCB would like to congratulate Barbara Anderson, Academic Affairs and Human Resource Coordinator, on her 30 years of service to Harvard University. Barbara began her career in the Office for Sponsored Reseach and has spent the last 8 years in Chemistry. 

Sunney Xie joins the National Academy of Medicine

Sunney Xie joins the National Academy of Medicine

October 19, 2016

Congratulations to Professor Sunney Xie, just elected to the National Academy of Medicine! Membership is a recognition of his outstanding professional achievements in biophysical chemistry and commitment to service in the fields of health and medicine. Xie was elected to the National Academy of Sciences in 2011 and was honored with the Albany Prize in Medicine in 2015, and is a two-time recipient of the NIH Pioneer Award.