Chemistry News

Tue Sep 8, 2015

Congratulations to Charles Stanton on being named the recipient of the Graduate Education Advancement Board Fellowship for the 2015-2016 academic year! Charles received his bachelor’s degree in chemistry from the University of Florida and a master’s degree in organic chemistry from The University of Georgia. He then worked for six years in the Medicinal Chemistry Department at Wyeth Research (now Pfizer), contributing to five patents. Charles decided to return to The University of Georgia to pursue his doctorate degree. He now works with Drs.

Tue Jul 21, 2015

Wesley D. Allen, associate professor in the department of chemistry, is conducting research as a Mercator-fellow at the Institute for Organic Chemistry at Justus Liebig University Giessen (JLU). With the Mercator program the German Research Foundation (DFG) promotes the intensive and long-term exchange of researchers as “fellows” within the context of projects both nationally and internationally. Allen’s work supports the priority program “Control of London dispersion interactions in molecular chemistry,” promoted by the DFG.