Chemistry & Biochemistry
Chemistry & Biochemistry Professor Serves as General Chair of the American Chemical Society Northeast Regional Meeting
Dr. Mark Heitz presented a talk titled “Coumarin 153 Solvation Dynamics in Methanol-Water Binary Mixtures: Are There Implications for Ionic Liquid Solutions?”
BS in Chemistry
Alum Megan Bennett’s dedication to chemistry led to the discovery of Element 117 — Tennessine (TS).
Dr. Mark Heitz and co-PIs submitted a grant proposal to the NSF-Major Research Instruments program that was selected for funding. The proposal for $310,000 was awarded for the purchase of a state-of-the-art femtosecond laser and detection system to study ultrafast molecular dynamics in novel solvent systems.
Hunter Czajkowski and Matthew Too receive the SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence.
Dr. Robert LeSuer and Dr. Carly Reed (Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry) published their research on the use of technology to increase student engagement during hybrid instruction in the Journal of Chemical Education.
International student Joahn Marwin Okoumba is heading to pharmacy school determined to improve health care back home.