Gordana named a RASEI Fellow

Oct. 1, 2016

Gordana has been named a Fellow of the Renewable and Sustainable Energy Institute .Read more »
2016 Graduate Teaching Award

Aug. 17, 2016

Congratulations to Jesse Ruzicka for being awarded a 2016 Graduate Teaching Excellence Award by the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry!Read more »
GAANN Fellowship

Aug. 4, 2016

Orion received the Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need (GAANN) Fellowship for catalysis and biocatalysis from our department. Congratulations Orion!Read more »
Diffusion of trapped holes on nanocrystal surfaces

July 11, 2016

In an article in Nature Chemistry , James et al show that trapped holes can move on nanocrystal surfaces. This work combines ultrafast spectroscopy and theory in collaboration with Joel Eaves .Read more »

June 30, 2016

Gordana has received tenure and a promotion to Associate Professor!Read more »
Amanda's newest Science Buffs blog post

May 10, 2016

In honor of the NSF's 66th birthday, Amanda's newest blog post for Science Buffs celebrates how basic science is hiding in plain sight - we just need a little history lesson to see it. Her first ‪#‎ThanksScience‬ post covers the discovery of the world's first "electronic eye," which, among other... Read more »
Nanocrystals drive solar N2 fixation

April 22, 2016

Semiconductor nanocrystals drive nitrogenase to photochemically convert nitrogen to ammonia. Our work with collaborators from NREL, Utah State University, and Montana State University appears in Science . See also the story on CU website and coverage in C&E News .Read more »
PhD Candidacy

April 8, 2016

Congratulations to second year students, Leah Hall and Marta Sulima, for advancing to PhD candidacy.Read more »
DURIP equipment funding

March 2, 2016

We have been awarded DURIP funding from AFOSR for ultrafast laser spectroscopy instrumentation. Thank you, AFOSR, for supporting our work.Read more »
Nanocrystals drive nicotinamide cofactor regeneration

Feb. 24, 2016

Photochemical regeneration of nicotinamide cofactors by complexes of CdSe quantum dots and ferredoxin NADP+-reductase is described in ACS Catalysis , led by our NREL collaborators.Read more »