NIU Chem Demo Night

St. Patrick’s Day fun continues for NIU Chemistry Club

The NIU Chemistry Club invites the public to its spring 2014 chemistry demo night at 7 p.m., Friday, March 28, in Faraday Hall 143. The theme of the night will be “green chemistry,” in post-celebration of St. Patrick’s Day, featuring chemistry with

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Narayan Hosmane

NIU Chemistry Professor Narayan Hosmane elected to Russian Academy of Natural Sciences

Northern Illinois University’s Narayan Hosmane, a Board of Trustees professor of chemistry and biochemistry, has been elected as a foreign member of the prestigious Russian Academy of Natural Sciences. Supporting education and applied scientific research, the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences is

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Tao Xu

Chemistry’s Tao Xu receives CAREER grant worth $400K from National Science Foundation

NIU professor Tao Xu, who has developed a promising nanoscience research program in solar energy conversion, is now getting a big boost from the National Science Foundation. NSF awarded the chemistry and biochemistry professor with a prestigious Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER)

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Jon Carnahan

Jon Carnahan gets Distinguished Service Award from analytical chemistry, spectroscopy groups

Professor Jon Carnahan, chair of NIU’s Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, has been presented with the prestigious Distinguished Service Award from the Federation of Analytical Chemistry and Spectroscopy Societies (FACSS). The Distinguished Service Award recognizes exceptional, long-term service to FACSS and was

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