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Reaxys PhD prize winners

September 9, 2015

The Reaxys PhD prize symposium was held this past week in Hong Kong. The 45 finalists were invited to present their work, and the top three entries were selected as the winners of the 2015 prizes. We are so pleased that former group member Eric Keske was selected as one of the 45 finalists, and that he was able to travel to Hong Kong. To see the full list of finalists, and the top three winners, please read the full article here.


QChem Chronicles 2015

September 3, 2015

Check out this year’s QChem Chronicles Newsletter! We’re really excited to be able to show off all of our accomplishments over the past year!



Crudden group shuffle

August 27, 2015

We can’t believe how quickly this summer has passed! Tomorrow our undergrad Kennedy finishes his time with us. He’s been a great personality in the group, has worked hard, and has learned lots (we hope!!). We’ll be very sorry to see him go back to regular studies. Next week we’ll start welcoming our new grad students into the group! Keep an eye out for their bios on the group members page!

CREATE mini-symposium

August 11, 2015

We’ve been busy preparing for the CREATE mini-symposium that’s being held at Queen’s this week, August 13th & 14th. We’re excited to welcome Dr. Kenichiro Itami, Dr. Christopher Baddeley, Dr. Peter McBreen, and physics faculty Dr. Alastiar McLean as plenary speakers. If you’re interested in coming to hear a number of exciting talks on chiral materials, we’d be happy to see you in CHE117.