Read more about the research highlights coming from the Chemistry Department.
Dr. Brown leads international research collaboration
Dr. Al Brown leads a productive international research collaboration with Dr. Ashraf Aly at Minia University in Egypt.
Drs. Liao and Baum Awarded $400,000 NSF Grant
Drs. Yi Liao and Clayton Baum receive a $400,000 grant from NSF to study a class of molecules that can reversibly change acid concentrations when irradiated with light.
Light Triggered Molecules for Brain Mapping
Prof. Nasri Nesnas has been awarded a 3-year $280,000 grant from the NIH to develop his research on photoactive neurotransmitters, which are critical tools for understanding the Brain’s network.
New approaches for destroying chemical warfare agents
Dr. Andy Knight has been awarded a 5-year, $963,555 contract from the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL), Washington, DC.
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.