News: Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Research | October 9, 2014
New supercomputer adds a jolt to UNLV research programs. Find out more about some of the projects that will be tapping into the system's processing power.
Research | April 17, 2014
Chemistry professor developing treatment to help the good bacteria battle the bad bacteria in your stomach.
Research | April 15, 2014
Chemistry professors' research aims to improve drugs that are effective at treating cancer but leave patients dealing with terrible side effects.
Portrait of Ernesto Abel-Santos
Research | November 1, 2013
UNLV faculty discoveries have commercial applications with value to the university, the private sector, and, ultimately, you. Learn about UNLV chemistry professor Ernesto Abel-Santos, who is working to move his innovative thinking out of the laboratory and into the boardroom.
People | July 2, 2013
UNLV's scientists make discoveries and share their findings in prestigious journals. But then what?
People | June 27, 2013
Physical chemist receives the highest honor the university bestows on faculty members.
People | November 28, 2012
Two Millennium Scholars make their marks in the College of Sciences.
Portrait of Dong-Chan Lee
Research | November 1, 2012
Meet Dong-Chan Lee, one of several UNLV recipients of the National Science Foundation’s prestigious CAREER Award, the highly competitive grant designed to establish leadership in education and research.
Research | October 8, 2012
When a local businessman stumbled upon a new design for whiskey glasses, he turned to experts in the chemistry department for an explanation.
People | September 20, 2012
Inspired by loved ones’ battles with cancer and intrigued by the mysteries locked within the cells of humans, Hui Zhang hopes to one day make medical history.
Campus News | August 6, 2012
Media coverage highlights ways UNLV is helping Nevada students succeed in 2012.
U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
Research | July 10, 2012
Radiochemistry student Edward Mausolf honored by DOE for investigating a radioactive byproduct of nuclear energy.