chemistry

Chem-E-Car cruises to third-place finish

Posted by on December 1, 2020

The Missouri S&T Chem-E-Car Design Team’s entry into the recent American Institute of Chemical Engineers Chem-E-Car Competition earned third place while competing against schools from around the United States.

Read More »

Patent granted for chemistry research team’s work

Posted by on December 1, 2020

A U.S. patent for “Salt-Assisted Ultrasonic Disaggregation of Nanodiamond” has been assigned to the Curators of the University of Missouri from Missouri S&T inventors:

Read More »

See all the cites in PLOS database

Posted by on December 1, 2020

Over 60 current and past Missouri S&T faculty members are represented in the database “Updated science-wide author databases of standardized citation indicators,” published in the open access journal PLOS (The Public Library of Science) Biology.

Read More »

Kummer Institute Research Advisory Committee announced

Posted by on November 2, 2020

An advisory committee focused on research has been created for the Kummer Institute for Student Success, Research and Economic Development. Committee members include:

Read More »

Chemistry research funded by NIH

Posted by on October 6, 2020

Dr. Pericles Stavropoulos, associate professor of chemistry, has been awarded over $450,000 from the National Institutes of Health for a research program titled “Development of First-Row Transition-Metal Catalysts for Selective Nitrene/Carbene-Transfer Chemistry.”

Read More »

Chemists publish in ACS journals

Posted by on October 6, 2020

Missouri S&T researchers have discovered the importance of the cysteine molecule, an amino acid, in directing the growth of crystalline structures. The research team includes the following electrochemical materials science researchers:

Read More »

S&T faculty receive tenure, promotion

Posted by on September 1, 2020

Twenty-four Missouri S&T faculty members received promotions or tenure effective today (Tuesday, Sept. 1). The faculty members are:

Read More »

New chemistry online labs show teaching, learning success

Posted by on September 1, 2020

Dr. Klaus Woelk, associate professor of chemistry, and Dr. Philip Whitefield, Chancellor’s Professor and professor emeritus of chemistry, embraced the task of putting their labs online due to the COVID-19 pandemic and have written a paper outlining best practices for other educators.

Read More »

Grad student wins ‘science as art’ contest

Posted by on September 1, 2020

Shuohan Huang, a Ph.D. student in chemistry, won first place in the Science as Art competition organized by the Materials Research Society. Her advisor is Dr. Vadym Mochalin, associate professor of chemistry.

Read More »

Nano diamonds are forever – and the battery life is pretty long, too

Posted by on September 1, 2020

The nano diamond expertise of Dr. Vadym Mochalin, associate professor of chemistry, was featured in an Aug. 25 mass media release from NBD Inc. The company is the creator of the first self-charging nano diamond battery that provides up to thousands of years of charge.

Read More »