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Department of Chemistry Resources & Information: chem.colostate.edu/covid-19-faq/.
Main Office Contact Information: 8 a.m.–4 p.m., Monday through Friday: chem-info@colostate.edu or 970-491-6381

Professor Farmer addresses need for clean air over clean surfaces on NPR's national morning edition.
Scholarships Propel Chemistry Grad to Leadership Position
Justin Sambur and Joseph Zadrozny awarded the National Science Foundation CAREER Award
Debbie Crans And Garret Miyake Win Awards at Celebrate Colorado State
CSU Chemistry Club achieves American Chemical Society’s highest student chapter award

Welcome to the Department of Chemistry at Colorado State University. We have an international reputation for excellence in research across a broad array of disciplines, including analytical, biological, inorganic, organic, materials and physical chemistry. Ph.D. graduates receive world-class training, participate in cutting-edge (and often interdisciplinary) research projects, and are employed at all levels of academia and industry around the globe. The faculty also enjoy an award-winning reputation for teaching excellence. Undergraduate students benefit both from access to this classroom expertise and from a long tradition of substantive undergraduate participation in research. The Department’s research efforts are supported by a state-of-the-art Analytical Resources Core that provides 24/7 student access to shared instrumentation.

NEWS

Scholarships propel chemistry grad to leadership position

Andy Koppisch, a chemistry graduate from CSU, credits much of his career success to scholarships and undergraduate chemistry classes.

Department of Chemistry brings in record number of awards for spring 2021

Nine students and two faculty are recognized for outstanding efforts.

Pandemic creates opportunity to create a Computational & Theoretical Chemistry Suite

CSU theorists and computational chemists move to top floor of Chemistry building, creating a collaborative, energy efficient and safety-focused space

Study uncovers safety concerns with some air purifiers marketed for COVID-19

Joint university research finds some air purifiers may actually increase harmful airborne chemicals.

UPCOMING SEMINARS & CALENDAR

By Justin Sambur, Ph.D.
9/22/21 at 4:00 PM in Chemistry A101
By Delphine Farmer, Ph.D.
10/6/21 at 4:00 PM in Chemistry A101
By Josh Wand, Ph.D.
10/7/21 at 4:00 PM in
By Tim Bertram, Ph.D.
10/13/21 at 4:00 PM in Virtual Seminar