Chemistry & Biochemistry

college students graduating

Learn about our research-driven MS Chemistry and MS Biochemistry programs! Or consult with our graduate advisors for information on funding opportunities and details on how to apply.

Absorption spectra of Z-DMHT

A recent theoretical study by Prof. Tapavicza and his student Travis Thompson was selected as the cover article for the Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters.

Bhandari and her lab group

Prof. Bhandari received a $400k National Institutes of Health SCORE grant for her project titled Novel Insights into Cancer Cell Survival during Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress.

Steve Mezyk

Congratulations to Prof. Steve Mezyk who was awarded the 2019 Wang Family Excellence Award for Outstanding Faculty Innovator in Student Success.

metal organic framework

An article authored by MS student and Bu Lab researcher Ting Jin on creating metal organic frameworks was identified as a 2018 HOT paper in Angewandte Chemie.

Annabelle Cantu

Graduating BS Chemistry major and Schramm Lab researcher Annabelle Cantu was awarded an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship to support her Ph.D. studies.

American Chemical Society
American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
American Assoication of Chemistry Teachers
Student Affiliates of the American Chemical Society

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is part of the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics.