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...

Chemical Society Seminar: Dr. Nicole F. Steinmetz - From black-eyed peas to nanotechnology: engineering plant virus-based therapeutics


Nanoscale engineering is revolutionizing the way we prevent, detect and treat diseases.Maass Chemistry BuildingRoom 10, 801 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0B8, CA/chemistryCategory:...

Chemical Society Seminar: Dr. Julie Biteen - Single-Molecule Imaging and Plasmon-Enhanced Fluorescence: Understanding Bacterial Function on the Nanoscale


By beating the diffraction limit that restricts traditional light microscopy, single-molecule fluorescence imaging is a precise, noninvasive way to sensitively probe position and dynamics.Maass...

Chemical Society Seminar: Georgii Nikonov - Main group compounds for bond activation and catalysis


Maass Chemistry Building801 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0B8, CAMain group metal catalysis is of great current interest due to its potential to circumvent the high cost and toxicity of...

CCVC Seminar: Dr. Tomislav Rovis - Controlling Catalysis with Visible Light


Maass Chemistry BuildingRoom 10, 801 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0B8, CAVisible light is an abundant energy source that can also be delivered on demand./chemistryCategory: Chemical...

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)....