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Kunal joins the group from Göttingen

on Sun, 06/04/2014 - 10:38

Kunla Kureja, a Masters' student from the Universität Göttingen, joined the group in April for a six month research exchange. Kunal has previously worked in Prof.

First beamtime of the new year - January trip to SSRL

on Wed, 15/01/2014 - 13:56
SLAC National Accelerator LaboratoryThe Kennepohl Group's first synchrotron beam trip of 2014 will be from January 21-27 at the Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource. Pierre, Chantal, and Thamy are travelling to take data for a series of different projects at both high energies (S073) and mid-range energies (S043). We are

Happy Holidays!

on Sat, 28/12/2013 - 15:31

Just a brief message to wish all past and present members of the group a very happy holiday season. May the new year bring you health, happiness, and some great chemistry as well!

RISE2014 applications due on November 14th!

on Mon, 04/11/2013 - 10:38

The RISE Canada exchange program is now accepting applications for the upcoming summer research period. Details of the RISE program can be found on the main website ( but further details can also be found internally here. Applicants should submit their applications to Pierre by

RISE2013 - Serious science and fun...

on Wed, 28/08/2013 - 12:55

The RISE2013 conference hosted in our Department was a great success last week. RISE Scholars from across the country gathered at UBC to present their research, make new friends, and enjoy the ambience.

NSERC Engage Grant approved for collaboration with OCION Water Sciences Group

on Fri, 26/07/2013 - 00:44


NSERC has funded a collaborative project between the Kennepohl Group and OCION Water Sciences Group, a Richmond company focusing on the use of novel copper-based biocides in a wide range of applications including water purification, agriculture, and environmental remediation.

Two group members on the IDG schedule this fall

on Fri, 12/07/2013 - 00:07

Two group members will be giving talks as part of the Inorganic Discussion Group seminar series on Wednesday evenings. Tulin will give the first student talk of the year on September 11th and Shirin will give a talk later in the fall on November.