Chemistry and Biochemistry




2017 Annual Awards and Graduation Celebration Banquet

The Annual Awards and Graduation Celebration Banquet was held April 12, 2017, in the Wilkinson Center. Many undergraduate and graduate students were in attendance, as well as faculty and staff. Dinner was funded by the Keith P. Anderson Foundation and Dr. Dearden gave the opening remarks.He began by thanking all of those who contributed to the success of the evening, ...


Lab on a chip designed to minimize preterm births

In the United States alone, a half million babies are born preterm; worldwide, the number is an estimated 15 million. Complications associated with preterm birth are the no. 1 cause of death for children under 5, and those who live often face a range of health problems.


Gadgeteer at Heart

The Analytical Scientist magazine recently published an article entitled: Sitting Down With Milton Lee, H. Tracy Hall Professor of Chemistry, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, USA.


Cooks Inspires Students at 9th Annual Izatt-Christensen Lecture

The ninth annual Reed M. Izatt and James J. Christensen Lecture Series was given by Dr. R. Graham Cooks from Purdue University on 20-21 March, 2017. Cooks is one of the world's foremost experts on mass spectrometry ranging from fundamental research and instrumentation to analytical applications. He was educated at the University of Natal, South Africa, and Cambridge University in ...

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