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UCD Chemistry PhD's awarded

Congratulations to Dr. Samir Belhout (Quinn Group) and Dr. Brian Fitzpatrick (Guiry Group) who were awarded their Chemistry PhD's in September 2018. We wish them the very best in their future careers.

Inorganic chemists win bid for 2026 ICCC

The Inorganic Chemistry community in Ireland has been successful in their bid to host the biennial International Conference on Coordination Chemistry (ICCC) in Dublin in 2026. This conference is one of the longest standing and most prestigious on the international Chemistry circuit.

Prof. Dawson awarded major SFI funding.

On June 28th, 2018, Science Foundation of Ireland (SFI) announced that UCD had been chosen to be a part of a joint research venture between Ireland and China.

Prof. Gareth Redmond's Biotech company acquired by US medical diagnostics firm Kypha

Prof. Gareth Redmond's biotech company Biosensia has been acquired by the US medical diagnostics firm Kypha for an undisclosed sum.

Vincent Duong wins best overall prize at IUCRC

UCD Chemistry PhD student Vincent Duong (McGarrigle Group) won Best Overall Poster at the Irish Universities Chemistry Research Colloquium held in Queen's University Belfast in June 2018, with Vibe Jakobsen (Morgan Group) winning 2nd Place for his poster.

APC Tour by Chemsoc

On the 26th of March, David Mulrooney (President of ChemSoc 2017/18) and forty undergraduate and postgraduate students visited the new APC facility in Cherrywood for talks and insights into the work undertaken at APC.

Research Day

The School of Chemistry annual Research Day took place in April 2018, with informative talks and advisory sessions on topics such as Postgrad & Scholarship Opportunities and Career Opportunities in Chemistry. The Research Poster Session involved an impressive display and was followed by the APC Awards for Best Research Posters. The Chemistry Achievers Awards were presented and the Chemsoc 73rd Inaugural Lecture rounded off the day.

Chemistry Seminar Series

Details of our 2018/19 Seminar Series coming soon.

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