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Thanks Ruben!

on Mon, 28/08/2017 - 00:00

Our RISE Scholar for 2017 is now gone. Ruben is now back in Toronto after a summer filled with adventure and trips to Washington. Thanks for all of your hard work!!!

Welcome to our new group members!

on Fri, 05/05/2017 - 09:28

Welcome to Ruben, Alex, Hootan, and Liheng! Summer is here - and with it comes a wave of new research students in the group. Ruben is coming all the way from the University of Toronto as a RISE Scholar. Alex, Hootan and Liheng as all UBC undergrads at various stages of their undergrad degree.

Congrats to Hudson Lynn!

on Mon, 01/05/2017 - 09:37

Hudson Lynn, who worked as a volunteer the group in 2014 just completed his Honours B.Sc. in Chemistry & Math with a bang. He won one of two inaugural senior thesis awards for his outstanding CHEM 449 thesis and presentation.

Faraday Discussions paper accepted

on Fri, 21/04/2017 - 15:53

The upcoming Faraday Discussions meeting entitled "Halogen Bonding in Supramolecular and Solid State Chemistry" will be held from July 10-12, 2017 in Ottawa. Our conference paper for this meeting has now been accepted.

Congrats Chantal on your CBDG talk!

on Fri, 31/03/2017 - 09:29

Chantal gave her Chemical Biology Discussion Group (CBDG) talk last night on her work focusing on understanding the factors that allow certain halogenated fluorescein derivatives to prevent aggregation of amyloid-beta, the precursor peptide that results in the

More beamtime coming up in March

on Wed, 01/03/2017 - 18:44

We're off to California again at the end of the month for a week at SSRL. Yet again, we'll be doing three different types of experiments simultaneously: scattering experiments on S015, X-ray imaging on S023, and some good old fashion X-ray absorption

Congrats Chantal for receiving a Killam Graduate Teaching Assistant Award

on Wed, 06/04/2016 - 11:38
Chantal was awarded a 2016 UBC Killlam Graduate Teaching Award only a few weeks after receiving a similar award from our Department of Chemistry.