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Rollie J. Myers Jr. died on September 12, 2016. Rollie earned his Ph.D. in the College of Chemistry in 1951. He was an expert in radio and microwave spectroscopy, and he is widely recognized for having established the college's NMR facility.

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Terry Rosen giving 2016 Commencement AddressTerry Rosen—alum, donor, commencement speaker and serial biotech entrepreneur—has launched another successful start up.

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Alison NarayanUC Berkeley alumna Alison Narayan wants to turn the enzymes used by cyanobacteria to produce a life-threatening paralysis poison—saxitoxin—into machines that build lifesaving drugs.

August 18, 2016

Berkeley Lab

Omar YaghiMetal-organic frameworks provide a new platform for solving the structure of hard-to-study samples.

August 17, 2016

Rich SaykallyFor a simple compound that is central to almost every aspect of our existence, water remains fiendishly difficult to understand.

August 15, 2016

Graham Fleming. Photo by Roy Kaltschmidt, Berkeley Lab.Chemistry professor Graham Fleming has been named an Honorable Foreign Member of the Chemical Society of Japan.

August 9, 2016

UC Berkeley News

FirefightersFire-fighting foam containing highly fluorinated chemicals is contaminating drinking water supplies around many of the nation’s military bases, airports and industrial sites, according to a new study by UC Berkeley and Harvard University researchers.