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The Periodic Table Project has been a great succeswith the free tablet apps having almost 50,000 users. The Periodic Table Project App is available for Apple, Blackberry and Android devices.

Chem 13 News magazine ran a contest to design tiles for the four newly named elements, nihonium (Nh), moscovium (Mc), tennessine (Ts) and oganesson (Og). Over 200 submissions were received.  See the new elements contest winners.  

  1. Oct. 6, 2017Waterloo chemist recognized by American Chemical Society for advances in chromatographyJanusz Pawliszyn.

    The American Chemical Society announced last month that University of Waterloo chemist Janusz Pawliszyn will receive the 2018 ACS award in Chromatography, sponsored by MilliporeSigma. 

  2. June 28, 2017Welcoming microbiologists from across CanadaThe poster session at the 2017 Canadian Society of Microbiologists

    Organized by a committee co-chaired by Professor Josh Neufeld and Canada Research Chair Laura Hug from the Department of Biology, the CSM 2017 conference brought together 450 participants for a four-day gathering aimed at promoting new ideas and advances in microbiology.

  3. Apr. 5, 2017Chemist Juewen Liu is developing a new test to detect pathogens and contaminants in waterLiu in his lab testing for water contaminants.

    Juewen Liu will receive more than $100,000 over three years from the Ontario Ministry of Environment and Climate Change for research initiatives that test pathogens and chemical contaminants in water.

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  1. Oct. 23, 2017M.Sc. Thesis Defence: Victoria Hisko

    "Fluorescently labeled latex particles to monitor film formation"

    Location:     C2-361
    Supervisor:  M. Gauthier/J. Duhamel 

  2. Oct. 23, 2017Doctoral Seminar: Peter Elango

    "Hydrogen bond dynamics at the pace time limits"

    Supervisor:    G. Sciaini
    Location:       C2-278

  3. Oct. 23, 2017(GWC)² Graduate Studies Information Session

    All third and fourth year chemistry and biochemistry students interested in the possibility of graduate work at the Guelph-Waterloo Centre for Graduate Work in Chemistry and Biochemistry (GWC)2 or elsewhere are invited to attend an informal gathering sponsored by the (GWC)2 to be held:

    Monday, October 23, 2017
    4:00-6:00 p.m.
    Brass Taps
    University of Guelph

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