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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 formation of amyloid plaques that are

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 spectroscopy at S073.

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.

Welcome Darren and Zaida

on Fri, 15/01/2016 - 12:15

Zaida Romero and Darren Yu have joined the group for the term as part of their CHEM 445 Research Laboratory Experience (RLE). Zaida will be working on developing a protocol for the accurate measurement of lithium concentrations in solid mineral samples and Darren will be working on preparing and

Perspectives on Wood Preservation Chemistry

on Thu, 14/01/2016 - 10:31

A new Dalton Perspectives article focusing on Wei's pioneering work exploring the chemistry of micronized copper preservatives has just been published in Dalton Transactions.

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