Chemistry

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Chemistry is the central science linking our understanding at the molecular level to the applied sciences ranging from new materials to new methods of harnessing and storing energy. Chemistry drives our understanding of biology and the environment and provides a basis for the discovery of new drugs and how mankind interacts with earth. The Department of Chemistry at FIT is a dynamic and stimulating environment that will engage you in modern courses and cutting edge undergraduate research, preparing you for career in your field of choice.

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Stories

Indium(I) cations now readily available

Indium(I) cations now readily available

A project supported by Dr. Wehmschulte's $100,000 Petroleum Research Fund grant has borne the first fruit.

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Awards

Dr. Knight Awarded Office of Naval Research Sabbatical Leave Fellowship

Dr. Knight Awarded Office of Naval Research Sabbatical Leave Fellowship

Dr. Andy Knight has been awarded an ONR Sabbatical Leave Fellowship at the Center for Bio/Molecular Science and Engineering (NRL), Washington DC.

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Research Highlights

Asthma Drug Advances into Clinical Trials

Asthma Drug Advances into Clinical Trials

Dr. Rokach’s research support by the American Asthma Foundation has been extended with an additional, $150,000 infusion bringing the total support to approximately $900,000.

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