Ten Chemistry Graduate Students Walk Away with Awards and Honors at the 2021 Graduate Student Showcase

Colorado State University graduate students recently participated in the 2021 Graduate Student Showcase.  Ten chemistry PhD candidates walked away with awards and honors. The showcase provides opportunities for graduate students to present

Kate Kostenkova receives the Society of Bioinorganic Chemistry Flash Presentation Award

Kate Kostenkova, a fourth-year graduate student in the Department of Chemistry at Colorado State University, received the Society of Bioinorganic Chemistry Flash Presentation Award at the 1st Electronic Biological Inorganic Chemistry Conference

Andrea Westlie receives DSM Bright Science Award for PhD Students at ACS National Meeting

Ph.D. student Andrea Westlie of the Chen Group was selected as the Grand DSM Prize Award winner of the ACS Polymer Division DSM Bright Science Award for Ph.D. students at the fall ACS

Chern-Hooi Lim named C&EN’s Talented Twelve

Dr. Lim, Founder and CEO of New Iridium, has been named one of C&EN’s Talented Twelve.  C&EN’s Talented Twelve will host a free, two-day virtual symposium on September 27 and 28, 2021. 


New research center paves way for CSU’s leadership in cannabinoid science

The Panacea Life Sciences Cannabinoid Research Center will serve as a springboard for CSU-based research, new and ongoing, focused on CBD and other naturally occurring compounds in hemp.

CSU chemists receive millions in federal dollars to fight plastics pollution

A team led by Eugene Chen in the Department of Chemistry will work on design and discovery of next-generation polymers.

Liliana Gallegos combines organic chemistry and computer modeling

Liliana Gallegos is a Ph. D. student in CSU’s Department of Chemistry. She is researching ways to use computer modeling to make organic chemistry reactions more efficient and has also been awarded a Frontera Computational Science Fellowship.

Ph.D. students awarded national lab research opportunities

Three Ph.D. students at CSU received an award from the Office of Science Graduate Student Research to continue their research at national laboratory facilities around the country.