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Chemistry Graduate Students honored with 2020-2021 Awards for Outstanding Teaching and Grading

The awardees will be honored at an in-person ceremony to be held at the end of August.

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Gerald Wogan, professor emeritus of biological engineering, chemistry, and toxicology, dies at 91

Pioneering scientist isolated, characterized, and established the mechanisms of many environmental toxins relevant to public health.

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Nine graduate students and postdocs honored with Department of Chemistry Service Awards

Given annually, this award honors outstanding service within the Chemistry Department.

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Graduate Student Spotlight: Jane Park

Chemistry Graduate Student Jane Park describes her research and answers 20 random questions as part of the Graduate Student Spotlight series.

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David Grimes appointed to Digital Learning Lab Scientist

Grimes (PhD '17), an alum of the Field Group, was previously a Digital Learning Lab Fellow and Instructor.

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Early antiviral response in the nose may determine the course of COVID-19

Cells taken from patients at the time of diagnosis who later developed severe COVID-19 show a muted antiviral response, study finds

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Departments of Chemistry and Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences Welcome Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Officer EmmaLee Pallai

EmmaLee will disseminate best practices and promote shared values of excellence, community, equity, belonging, openness, integrity, and mutual respect.

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Five MIT School of Science professors receive tenure for 2021

Professors earn tenure in the departments of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Chemistry, and Physics.

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Mircea Dincă wins 2021 Blavatnik National Award

The Blavatnik National Awards Jury has selected Professor Mircea Dincă as the 2021 Laureate in Chemistry.

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Rick Danheiser named the recipient of MIT’s 2021 Gordon Y. Billard Award

The Gordon Y. Billard Award is given annually in recognition of special service of outstanding merit performed for the Institute.

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Chemistry Department Welcomes Visiting Professor Robert J. Gilliard

Gilliard, a member of the University of Virginia faculty, will be in residence as a Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Visiting Professor through the end of this year.

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Graduate Student Spotlight: Kunal Lodaya

Chemistry Graduate Student Kunal Lodaya describes his research and answers 20 random questions as part of the Graduate Student Spotlight series.

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Elaine Reichert wins International Precious Metals Institute (IPMI) Metalor Student Award

IMPI Student Award winners are selected annually from a pool of high caliber nominees.

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