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Ralph Nuzzo Chosen a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

AAAS acknowledged him for "distinguished contributions to materials chemistry, particularly for the development of self-assembled monolayers as systems for the design of functional molecular surfaces and interfaces".

William Sparks 2016 National Inventors Hall of Fame Inductee

Sparks (PhD, 1936, C. S. Marvel) is being posthumously honored for his co-invention with Robert Thomas of butyl rubber.

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Kenneth Suslick Recipient of a 2015 Camille and Henry Dreyfus Senior Scientist Mentor Award

The award provides support for undergraduate research under his mentorship.

Theodore and Audrey Brown receive the 2015 LAS Dean's Quadrangle Award

The Browns have made a lasting committment to chemistry and LAS undergraduates through their funding of endowments providing scholarships.

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Long Luu, Lien Nguyen and Steven Zimmerman photo

Drugs with Multiple Targets Show Promise Against Myotonic Dystrophy Type 1

Graduate students Long Luu and Lien Nguyen with Prof. Steven Zimmerman have developed small-sized drug compounds that target multiple pathways to treat myotonic dystrophy type 1.

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