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Advancing Graduate Education in the Chemical Sciences

Report of the ACS Presidential Commission on Graduate Education in the Chemical Sciences By Bassam Z. Shakhashiri, Professor of Chemistry (UWis – Madison), Immediate Past President of the ACS, Graduate of th
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New 800 MHz NMR spectrometer being installed at the Biomolecular NMR Facility

A new 800 MHz NMR spectrometer, supported by a shared instrumentation grant from the National Science Foundation (co-PIs: Dayie, Fushman, Tugarinov, Sriram), has been delivered and is being installed at the
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Charged Nano-Membranes Could Make Resistance Futile

Charles R. Martin of the University of Florida will electrify UMD audiences with a talk about his latest innovation, a way to reduce resistance in electrochemical cells that he dubs “voltage-charged membr
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Newsletter – Vol. 3, No. 4, December 2012

Michael Doyle is a member of the American Chemical Society Commission on Advancing Graduate Education in the Chemical Sciences
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Tin-Carbon Nanocomposite Enables Fast-Charging Battery

If batteries had larger energy storage capacities, portable electronics and electric vehicles would spend less time tethered to electrical outlets. However, to make fast-charging, high-storage batteries, resear
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Dr. Zhihong Nie earns NSF CAREER Award

Dr. Zhihong Nie was awarded NSF CAREER Award from the Division of Materials Research, NSF. The title of his proposal is “CAREER: Biomimetic Self-assembly of Polymer-inorganic Hybrid Nanocompartments with Biom