Chemistry

Awards

Read about the latest awards earned by students and faculty in the Chemistry Department.

Chemistry Department Wins ACS Section Awards

Chemistry Department Wins ACS Section Awards

Chemistry faculty and a chemistry student are honored to receive three ACS Orlando Section awards.

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NASA funds students studying polymer repair in low gravity

NASA funds students studying polymer repair in low gravity

Dr. Kurt Winkelmann is collaborating with scientists at Vencore Corp. and engineering faculty in a student-led, collaborative project to study polymer repair techniques in space.

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Grad Student Earns National Research Council Postdoc Award

Grad Student Earns National Research Council Postdoc Award

Dr. Rafaela Nita, a graduate student in Dr. Andy Knight's group, has received a postdoctoral associate award from the National Research Council. Dr. Nita will join the research group of Dr. Jake Fontana, Center for Bio/Molecular Science and Engineering...

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Design and Characterization of Composite Membranes for Integrated Solar Fuel Generating Devices

Design and Characterization of Composite Membranes for Integrated Solar Fuel Generating Devices

Dr. Michael Freund has been awarded a 2-year, $200,000 grant to support a research collaboration with groups at Caltech and MIT.

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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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Dr. Nelson Named 2015 ACS Fellow

Dr. Nelson Named 2015 ACS Fellow

Dr. Gordon Nelson is recognized by the American Chemical Society for his outstanding achievements in and contributions to science, the profession and the ACS.

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Florida Tech Chemists receive Orlando ACS awards

Florida Tech Chemists receive Orlando ACS awards

Dr. Andy Knight has been selected as the 2015 American Chemical Society Outstanding Chemist. Mr. Shishir Chourey, a PhD student In Dr. Joshua Rokach's research group, was recognized as the 2015 Outstanding Graduate Student.

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Martin Zung Memorial Chemistry Award

Martin Zung Memorial Chemistry Award

Martin Zung Memorial Chemistry Award is given to an outstanding junior or senior majoring in Chemistry

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