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Hellena Bai wearing eyeglasses and a white button-up shirt Headshot

Oct 13, 2021

Hellena (Hongxia) Bai, Poster Award Winner

Hellena (Hongxia) Bai won a poster award at the 3rd Imaging Mass Spectrometry Society (IMSS) Conference in October 2021. 

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Oct 13, 2021

National Chemistry Week Celebration Day – CGSA

The CGSA is planning for an outdoor day-long event at the end of National Chemistry Week (NCW), on Saturday, October 23, 2021, to celebrate chemistry and educate elementary-aged students and their families. 

Figure of the major sources and separation complexity of light hydrocarbons

Oct 13, 2021

Recent Publication

The separation of propadiene from propyne/propadiene mixtures remains challenging. Here, the authors report a sorbent screening protocol and show that metal-organic frameworks (MOFs) with open metal sites and cage-based molecule traps exhibit high performance for propyne/propadiene separation. 

Oct 12, 2021

Organic Chemistry Seminar Series: Paul Miller (NC State University) – on Zoom

Paul Miller, a graduate student with the Shultz research group at NC State University, will be holding a seminar on Monday, October 18, 2021, at 4:00 pm. To access the Zoom link please contact Professor Shultz at 

Oct 6, 2021

Ph.D. Preliminary Oral Defense – Kathy Nguyen – on Zoom

Kathy Nguyen will be having her Ph.D. Preliminary Oral Exam on Monday, October 11, 2021, at 8:30 a.m., under the direction of Dr. Jonathan Lindsey. 

Graduate students in red caps and gowns

Oct 6, 2021

Chemistry Graduation Ceremony – Fall 2021

The Department of Chemistry will be celebrating the graduation of the Fall 2021 class on Friday, December 10, 2021, starting at 1:30 pm in Dabney 222, Dabney Hall. 

Oct 4, 2021

Organic Chemistry Seminar Series: Obtin Alkhamis (NC State University) – on Zoom

Obtin Alkhamis, graduate student with the Xiao research group at NC State University, will be holding a seminar on Monday, October 11, 2021, at 4:00 pm. To access the Zoom link, please contact Professor Yi Xiao at 

Hiring for an open rank position in chemistry for 2021

Sep 30, 2021

Join our Team!

The Department of Chemistry at NC State University, Raleigh, NC, seeks to fill a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor. 

Daniel Comins Headshot

Sep 27, 2021

Special issue in honor of Prof. Daniel L. Comins

Special Issue "Heterocyclic and Organometallic Chemistry: Theme Issue in Honor of Prof. Dr. Daniel Comins’s Great Contribution" 

Sep 27, 2021

Physical Chemistry Seminar Series: Nicholas Nunn (NC State University) – on Zoom

Nicholas Nunn from the Smirnov research group will be presenting a seminar on Tuesday, September 29, 2021, at 4:00 pm. 

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Sep 16, 2021

In Appreciation of our Housekeeping Staff

The department of Chemistry recognizes the efforts of the housekeeping staff overlooking the Dabney, Cox, and Fox halls every year in September. 

The Baker Research Group members

Sep 10, 2021

#chempack Series: Baker Research Group

Up next on our #chempack feature series is the Baker Research Group!