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Research

Academics / Departments & Programs / Chemistry & Biochemistry / Research

All of our full-time professors participate in diverse year-round research. Discover more about each of their current research projects below. Dig deeper to see recent publications from our faculty.

Find out how you can participate in this research as a student.

Current and past research and scholarship

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  2. Ongoing
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  5. Summer 2019
  6. Summer 2019
  7. Summer 2019
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  12. Summer 2019
  13. Ongoing
    Camille & Henry Dreyfus Foundation
  14. Ongoing
  15. Ongoing
  16. Ongoing
    DoD; Walter Reed Army Institute of Research
  17. Ongoing
  18. Feb 2017–present
  19. Ongoing
    Office of Naval Research
  20. Ongoing
    Camille & Henry Dreyfus Foundation
  21. Summer 2019
  22. Summer 2019
  23. Summer 2019
  24. Ongoing
  25. Ongoing
  26. Ongoing
  27. Summer 2019
  28. Ongoing
  29. Feb 2017–present
  30. Summer 2019
  31. Ongoing
  32. Summer 2019
  33. Ongoing
  34. Past
    NSF; ACS Petroleum Research Fund and Pleotint L.L.C
  35. Ongoing
    National Science Foundation; Research Corporation for Science Advancement
  36. Ongoing
  37. Ongoing
  38. Summer 2019
  39. Summer 2019
  40. Summer 2018–Ongoing
    Elizabeth Schutt, Maame Adwoa Brantuo with Herbert Fynewever

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