Chris Chang

Chris Chang wins Blavatnik Award

Christopher Chang is being honored for his discoveries in chemistry that span both neuroscience and energy science. The prize of $250,000 is the largest unrestricted cash award given to early career scientists.

Jeffrey Reimer, Alex Pines, and David Wemmer.

Alex Pines awarded the Berkeley Citation

The Berkeley Citation was presented to Alex Pines at a celebration of his 70th birthday, held during the 56th ENC Experimental Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Conference.

Jennifer Doudna. Photo by  Cailey Cotner.

Doudna and Charpentier share $500,000 Gruber Genetics Prize

Jennifer Doudna and Emmanuelle Charpentier are being recognized for their joint creation of a revolutionary gene-editing technology known as CRISPR-Cas9. Photo by Cailey Cotner.

(from left) Richard Saykally, David Prendergast, Jacob Smith, Royce Lam.

Unravelling the mysteries of carbonic acid

Richard Saykally, David Prendergast, Jacob Smith and Royce Lam were part of a team that has provided valuable new insight into the formation of carbonic acid. (Photo by Roy Kaltschmidt)

Emergency Info

College of Chemistry Environment, Health, Safety, and Security

Emergency Procedures in the college.

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