Roselyn Rodrigues receives the Excellence in Research Award

Graduate student Roselyn Rodrigues receives the Dafni Amirsakis Memorial Excellence in Research Award, in recognition of her research excellence and productivity! Congratulations!

The awards are normally presented to students at the department’s annual awards ceremony and at Commencement, both of which have been postponed until later in the 2020-21 academic year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The department will be honoring our graduating students through virtual celebrations in June.

Jesus Iñiguez receives the departmental teaching award!

Graduate student Jesus Iñiguez receives Michael E. Jung Excellence in Teaching Awards, in a recognization of his excellence as teaching assistants (TAs) as reflected in undergraduate student evaluations and faculty nomination letters. Congratulations!

The awards are normally presented to students at the department’s annual awards ceremony and at Commencement, both of which have been postponed until later in the 2020-21 academic year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The department will be honoring our graduating students through virtual celebrations in June.

Brianna Mai receives the undergraduate summer research fellowship!

Undergraduate Brianna Mai received the Raymond and Dorothy Wilson Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship from the department! Congratulations! We are looking forward to the exciting (remote) summer research experience! 😉

These awards were to have been presented at the department’s annual awards ceremony which was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The department is planning to hold the ceremony later in the 2020-21 academic year.

Paper online at Chemical Reviews

Dr. Jiao Deng‘s review on nanowire photoelectrochemistry is online at Chemical Reviews. It takes some time to put all ~280 references together. We are grateful to the collaborative work done with Prof. Peidong Yang of UC Berkeley and Prof. Bin Liu of Nanyang Technological University!

We provide a detailed discussion about the development and potential advantages of nanowires for photoelectrochemistry

Roselyn Rodrigues is awarded the Excellence in Second Year Academics and Research Award!

Our dear graduate student Roselyn Rodrigues received the Excellence in Second Year Academic and Research Award from the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, UCLA. She was selected because of her outstanding contributions to the research mission of the department. The award was announced on the Department Awards Ceremony on Monday, Apr. 22nd, 2019, in the CNSI Auditorium. Congratulations, Roselyn!