Congratulations, Dr. Tianyuan “Sam” Zhang!

On March 22nd, 2019, Tianyuan “Sam” Zhang successfully defended his thesis, “Developments of efficient methods for static and dynamical correlation”. His thesis committee included his advisor, Dr. Francesco Evangelista and members Dr. Joel Bowman and Dr. James Kindt. Congratulations, Dr. Zhang!

Congratulations, Dr. Yun Zhang!

Yun Zhang successfully defended her thesis, “Development of DNA-based Molecular Tension Probes to Investigate Integrin Mechanical Forces” on Monday, July 18th, 2016. Yun’s thesis committee was led by Khalid Salaita with Brian Dyer and Stefan Lutz as additional members. Yun will stay on at Emory as a postdoctoral scholar in the Salaita Lab. In the fall, she will begin a position as the manager …

Congratulations, Dr. Li Zhang!

Li Zhang successfully defended his thesis, “Template-directed replication in dynamic chemical networks” on Monday, April 4th, 2016. Li’s thesis committee was led by David Lynn with Khalid Salaita and Emily Weinert as additional members. Congratulations, Li!

Graduate student Yun Zhang wins poster prize

Chemistry graduate student Yun Zhang (Salaita Group) received an award for “Best Poster” at the 2015 Gordon Research Conference “Fibronectin, Integrins & Related Molecules.” The conference, a key scientific meeting for those interested in integrins and the interactions between cells with the extracellular matrix in development, homeostasis and disease, took place February 10th – 15th at …

Congratulations, 2018-2019 Graduates!

On Monday, May 13th, the Department of Chemistry celebrated the graduation of 104 undergraduate chemistry majors and 21 new PhDs. Congratulations to all of our graduates! Afoma Deborah Afobunor Feven Tadessa Alemu Otgonjargal Altangerel Fabliha A. Anam Netra Anand Up Next: Graduate School, Public Health Nicholas W. Arehart Up Next: Marketing Operations Analyst, Integral Ad …

May Research Round-Up

Congratulations to our amazing research teams here in the Department of Chemistry for their publications this month! Blakey Group Burman, J., Harris, R., Farr, C., Bacsa, J., & Blakey, S. B. (2019). Rh (III) and Ir (III) Cp* Complexes Provide Complementary Regioselectivity Profiles in Intermolecular Allylic CH Amidation Reactions. ACS Catalysis. Davies Group Davies, H. M., …

April Research Round-Up

Congratulations to our amazing research teams here in the Department of Chemistry for their publications this month! Bowman Group Qu, C., & Bowman, J. M. (2019). A fragmented, permutationally invariant polynomial approach for potential energy surfaces of large molecules: Application to N-methyl acetamide. The Journal of chemical physics, 150(14), 141101. Yang, B., Zhang, P., Qu, C., Stancil, …

December Research Round-Up

Congratulations to our amazing research teams here in the Department of Chemistry for their publications this month! Bowman Group Babikov, D., Benoit, D., Bowman, J., Burd, T., Clary, D., Donovan, R., … & Kirrander, A. (2018). Quantum dynamics of isolated molecules: general discussion. Faraday discussions. Ban, L., Bowman, J., Bradforth, S., Chambaud, G., Dracinsky, M., Fischer, …

November Research Round-Up

Congratulations to our amazing research teams here in the Department of Chemistry for their publications this month! Bowman Group: Chen, Q., & Bowman, J. M. (2018). Quantum approaches to vibrational dynamics and spectroscopy: is ease of interpretation sacrificed as rigor increases?. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. Yang, B., Zhang, P., Chen, Q., Stancil, P., Bowman, J. M., …