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Bio-Inspired Coupling of Phenols and Amines

Published: 9May2017

1,2-Oxy-aminoarenes are omnipresent in biologically active molecules and advanced materials, but current syntheses are often atom and step inefficient, and can require highly optimized and...

The Li group uses alkyl carbanions to make greener nucleophilic additions

Published: 23Feb2017

Xijie Dai, Haining Wang and C.J. Li have recently demonstrated that carbonyl derivatives could be used in a similar fashion to Grignard reagents using a smart Umpolung strategy and thus replaced...

The second issue of the student-led McGill Green Chemistry Journal is out!

Published: 23Feb2017

For the second year in a row, students from the Green Chemistry course (CHEM 462) are releasing their journal issue, published online as The McGill Green Chemistry Journal. This volume gathers the...

Dima Perepichka becomes Sir William C. Macdonald Chair in Chemistry

Published: 22Feb2017

The Sir William C. Macdonald Chair in Chemistry was established in 1901 and is one of the oldest Named Chairs at the University....

Graduate student makes a video for the 2017 NSERC Science, Action! competition

Published: 9Feb2017

Graduate student Bryan Lee from Dr. Ariya  group has submitted a video for the 2017 NSERC Science, Action! competition. His video is titled “Mercury on the Move”, which briefly speaks on the impact...

Memorial Tribute – Donald Duke Patterson (1927-2016)

Published: 7Feb2017

It is with great sadness that we announce the untimely passing of Emeritus Professor Donald Patterson at age 89. Donald Patterson was born on October 13, 1927, in Montreal where he excelled at...

Grad Student Cristina Mottillo receives a national thesis award

Published: 7Feb2017

Dr. Cristina Mottillo is the recipient of the prestigious 2017 CCUCC Chemistry Doctoral Award from the Canadian Institute of Chemistry (CIC). The Award, sponsored by the Canadian Council of...

Mittermaier and Moores secure funding for two major instruments via CFI-John R. Evans Leaders Fund

Published: 24Dec2016

Prof. Tony Mittermaier was awarded a CFI-John R. Evans Leaders Fund to acquire a 800 MHz nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) magnet. Most human diseases are caused by malfunctions in the fundamental...

Janine Mauzeroll becomes Technical Editor for Journal of The Electrochemical Society

Published: 22Dec2016

ECS recently announced the appointment of Janine Mauzeroll to the position of Technical Editor for the Organic & Bioelectrochemistry area for the Journal of The Electrochemical Society (JES)....

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