Learning Machining Basics - Graduate students in Professor Garth Simpson’s research group have been learning basic precision machining techniques taught by Purdue Chemistry machinist Randy Replogle.
A New Instrument to Detect Triboluminescence - Chemistry's Jonathan Amy Facility for Chemical Instrumentation is working with Professor Garth Simpson's Research Lab to develop a new instrument to detect trace crystallinity in pharmaceutical formulations using triboluminescence.
Chem Show Highlights from 2018 presentation.
Solar Cells - Professor Huang explains how her lab uses lasers to study organic solar cell efficiency.
2016 Violet Hass Award - The Department of Chemistry accepts this Purdue award recognizing the advancement of women on campus.
Hydrophobic Ambivalence: Teetering on the Edge of Randomness - Professor Dor Ben-Amotz analyzes the dependence of hydrophobic interactions on molecular size and temperature, as well as the balance of direct and water-mediated interactions.
Leighty Commons - How the LED caffeine molecule light sculpture was created and installed in WTHR.
A Day in the Life - Undergraduate student Rachel Clayton recently took a video camera and documented the typical day of a Chemistry major.
Study Abroad - Chemistry undergraduate Alex Parobek gives his perspective on his study abroad experience in Germany.
Professor Ei-ichi Negishi - Big Ten Network biography of Chemistry's 2010 Nobel Laureate.
Professor R. Graham Cooks - A replay of his Dreyfus Prize Ceremony and research presentation.
Unveiling Electron Promiscuity - Professor Dor Ben-Amotz demonstrates recent evolutions in our understanding of electrons in water.
Portable Mass Spectrometer detects Contaminants on Produce - Analytical Chemistry Professor R. Graham Cooks and his grad students are taking sophisticated instruments out of the lab and into the real environment with the potential to monitor fresh produce all along the supply chain.
Drug Discovery - Purdue Chemistry's impact on drug discovery with delivery.
Energy Research - Purdue Chemistry's foundations in energy research and education.
OBuoy - Purdue Chemistry's involvement in developing the Arctic Ozone Buoy.
Developing Instrumentation for Visually Impaired Students - Purdue Chemistry alumnus Cary Supalo has started a research park company that develops innovative solutions for accessible science. Watch how a visually impaired student identifies pH solutions.