Chemistry News and Events

Chemistry and Nanoscale Science Graduate Students Contribute to the Success of the 16th Annual Graduate Research Symposium

April 4, 2016
Students from the Chemistry M.S. program and the Nanoscale Science Ph.D. program made outstanding contributions to the 16th Annual UNC Charlotte Graduate Research Symposium, held on Saturday, April 2.  Three Chemistry M.S. students (Jerrod, Flanagan (advisor: Dan Rabinovich), Billy Johnson (advisor: Jordan Poler), and Crystal Waters (advisor: Tom Schmedake)) along with two Nanoscale Science...

Workshop with local high school teachers a huge success!

October 28, 2015
​Dr. Michael Walter and Ms. Jessie Enlow (Cox Mill High School teacher) led a polymer semiconductor workshop for 13 local high school science teachers in the  Burson building on Monday, October 26. The goal of the workshop was to integrate nanoscale material science experiments into prescribed high school curricula. The program - funded by the Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation - was...

Governor signs bill for proposed bonds

October 27, 2015
On Thursday, October 22 Governor Pat McCrory and other honored guests visited UNC Charlotte for a ceremonial signing of a bill that will allow the state to vote on the $2B Connect NC bond package, which includes $90M for UNC Charlotte to construct a new science building that will house the Chemistry Department.  The bond issue will be on the NC primary ballot on March 15, 2016.  Read...

2015 Thomas D. Walsh Graduate Research Fellowship Awarded to Billy Johnson

October 27, 2015
Billy Johnson earned his B.S. in Chemistry from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte in Fall 2011. He worked as a Chemistry Technician at Gastonia’s Water Treatment Plant before moving on to Special Metals Welding Products Company where he worked in quality assurance. Billy began his graduate studies at UNC-Charlotte Fall 2014.  Upon completing his Master’s degree at UNC Charlotte...

Reception for the Thomas D. Walsh Graduate Research Fellowship

October 15, 2015
  The Department of Chemistry at UNC Charlotte cordially invites you to attend a reception in honor of Dr. Thomas D. Walsh and to recognize the eighth recipient of the Thomas D. Walsh Graduate Research Fellowship. Friday, October 23, 2015 Reception and Award Ceremony 3:45 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. UNC Charlotte College of Health and Human Services, Room 128 Presentation by...