Department of Chemistry
A preeminent center for research and education in chemistry.
- 12th best chemistry department in the U.S.
- State-of-the-art mass spectrometry facilities, NMR facilities, X-ray crystallographic facilities and a center for multimedia support.
The Department of Chemistry is a center of excellence with a community of world-class scholars, scientists, teachers and students who are supported by stable funding and state-of-the-art facilities. It is recognized as one of the preeminent academic centers for research and education in chemistry in the country.
634 Undergraduate (Fall 2014)
220 Graduate (Fall 2014)
2 members of the National Academies
2 fellows of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences
1 winner of the National Medal of Technology and Innovation
1 winner of the Wolf Prize
9 Regents' Outstanding Teaching Award winners
5 members of the Academy of Distinguished Teachers
1 winner of the National Medal of Science
1 winner of the Japan Prize
Bioanalytics / Bioorganic / Biophysics / Catalysis / Chemical biology / Chemical physics and dynamics / Drug discovery / Electrochemistry / Energy / Environmental / Enzymology / Materials / Nanoscience and nanotechnology / Polymer chemistry / Spectroscopy / Structural biology / Surface chemistry / Synthetic methods/ Theory and computation / Total synthesis
Affiliated Centers & Institutes
Center for Electrochemistry
Center for Green Chemistry and Catalysis
Center for Nano and Molecular Science and Technology
Freshman Research Initiative
Institute for Cellular and Molecular Biology
Institute for Theoretical Chemistry