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Department of Chemistry
Phone: (208)885-6552
Fax: (208)885-6173
Renfrew Hall
804 Rayburn, Rm 116

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Dr, MS 2343
Moscow, ID 83844-2343

Departmental News

Chance Discovery, Amazing Possibilities
UI researchers are studying a material discovered by accident that they now believe is a new — and useful — form of carbon
» Read about GUITAR
Two Chemistry Students Recognized in College of Science Student Research Exposition
Hard Work Pays Off
Friday the 13th didn't affect the excellent results obtained by two chemistry students who submitted posters in the annual College of Science Student Research Exposition.
» Read the rest of the story
Department of Chemistry Awards for 2015
2015 Department of Chemistry awards were presented to four deserving students whose scholarship and other outstanding attributes earned them the honors.
» See who won this year's awards
Dr. Tom Bitterwolf was names the class of 2014 AAAS Fellows for his work as a teacher and researcher.
Chemistry in the Classroom
Longtime professor “Doc” Bitterwolf named AAAS Fellow for dedication to teaching, research
» Read about Doc's achievement

Chemistry Student and Faculty Member Receive Awards for Excellence
Chemistry graduate student, Ebenezer Jones-Mensah, received an Award for Excellence on Friday, December 12, 2014. Awards for Excellence are awarded to senior level, graduate, and law students who have achieved academic success, demonstrated career/professional preparation and campus/community leadership. Also honored, was Dr. Jakob Magolan who was recognized as Jones' most inspirational mentor.

Dale-2014 Award
Chemistry Grad Student Wins National Award
Chemistry graduate student, Dale Guenther, won a national award recognizing her as an outstanding new scientist.
» Read the whole story.
Megan Paul and Alicia Fink are recipients of the HACH Foundation Scholarship
HACH Foundation Scholarship Recipients in Chemistry
Future high school chemistry teachers, Megan Paul and Alicia Fink, received the HACH Foundation Scholarship, which awards about $6000 per year to each recipient.
» More about Megan and Alicia
Charles Nwamba's Baby
Growing Family
Graduate student, Charles Nwamba's family has increased by a little 1.
Chemistry Family Increases
Brian Vo in the lab.
Chemistry Graduate Cooks Up Success in the Lab
University of Idaho chemistry graduate Brian Vo finds success in labs, as a teaching assistant and in published articles.
» Read more about Brian
Eric Brauns in his lab
Ultrafast Mid-Infrared Diffuse Reflection
The journal Applied Spectroscopy features an instrument built by Dr. Eric Brauns
» Find out about Eric Braun's new instrument