Two New Nuclear Research Programs will support 16 undergraduate students and 4 graduate students each year with scholarships and fellowships. Drs. Kavallieratos (Chemistry & Biochemistry) and Roelant (Applied Research Center) were awarded two grants in total of $600,000 from the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission for the establishment of two new Nuclear Research Fellowships and Scholarships Programs.
Congratulations to Dr. Leonard S. Keller for being awarded the University Service Medallion at Faculty Convocation. Dr. Keller is a founding faculty of the university and helped establish the chemistry department.
IFRI faculty (and FIU Provost) Ken Furton and Jose Almirall (IFRI Director) have both been appointed to new Scientific Advisory Committees by NIST. These national committees (Crime Scene/Death Investigation for Dr. Furton and Chemistry/Instrumental Analysis for Dr. Almirall) will help guide the future of research and application in the forensic sciences in the U.S.
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Florida International University MMC
CP-304 11200 SW 8th St.
Miami, Florida 33199
Tel: (305) 348-2606
Fax: (305) 348-3772
This waiting list is for the following courses only: CHM1045, CHM1046, CHM2210, CHM2211, CHM3120
Dr. John Soderquist, University of Puerto Rico, will visit FIU to present a seminar entitled, "Asymmetric Organoborane Conversions via the Amazing 9-Borabicyclo[3.3.2]Decanes."
Dr. Emile Schweikert, of Texas A&M University, will visit FIU to present a seminar entitled, "Molecular Analysis at the Nanoscale".
Dr. Chunming Dong, of the University of Miami, will visit FIU to present a seminar entitled, "Epigenomic Regulation of Bone Marrow Stem Cell Senescence."