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Breaking News!

Prof. Lipkowski was recently awarded the Bioelectrochemistry Prize of the International Society of Electrochemistry (Division 2). This award is in recognition of his "pioneering work on the structure of gold-supported biomimetic membranes incorporating channel-forming peptides".
One of the two innovations selected this year was a carbohydrate vaccine for Clostridium difficile (C. difficile) by a team led by Professor Mario Monteiro, Department of Chemistry.
Art design by Ms. Kaila Fadock and Uwe Oehler
Being selected as a reviewer by the Journal is evidence of rigour and standing in a scientific field. However, receiving the public recognition as an Outstanding Reviewer displays a high level of confidence for consistently high quality reviewing. From the CanJChem website.
The Department of Chemistry at the University of Guelph is searching for Canada Research Chair (Tier 1) candidates in one or more of the fields of Electrochemistry, Nanoscience, and Surface Science, all broadly defined. The tenured appointment will be at the Associate Professor or Full Professor level, according the successful applicant’s qualifications and experience.
This work, published by Springer, brings together mechanistic studies of biomass conversions; it is particularly timely, with the growing appreciation of the impact of petrochemical-based industries.
More and more faculty's work is being showcased on scientific journal covers helping to raise the Department's profile. Check out the gallery.


"Evolving the coordination chemistry of p-block Lewis acceptors"
An informative walk through the process of designing a scientific poster. Many useful tips.
Students searching for tutors are encouraged to consult the University of Guelph Tutoring web site.
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