Chemistry September Open days 2014!

20 August 2014

Visiting the University is a great opportunity to see the campuses and find out what it’s really like to live and study here.

Sunshine for graduating Chemistry students at the University of Southampton

14 August 2014

Family and friends toasted successful Chemistry students at summer graduation 2014. The sun shone as they celebrated in caps and gowns after the formal ceremonies in the Nuffield Theatre.

Synthetic molecule kills cancer cells with salt

12 August 2014

Researchers from the University of Southampton are part of an international team that has helped to create a molecule that can cause cancer cells to self-destruct by carrying sodium and chloride ions into the cells.

Undergraduates share the excitement of advanced lab experiments

11 August 2014

Third year Chemistry students are now being challenged to develop their laboratory skills to an advanced level through a new module stretching across two semesters.

Southampton researchers amongst the world’s ‘most influential scientific minds’

4 August 2014

A number of cutting-edge researchers from the University of Southampton have been named amongst the world’s most frequently cited, according to a new publication from Thomson Reuters.

Professor Phil Bartlett

Major international role for leading Southampton electrochemist

17 July 2014

Professor Phil Bartlett has been named as the next President of the International Society of Electrochemistry (ISE). He will take on the role in January 2017 after two years as President-elect, starting in 2015.


RSC bursary funds summer research for a Chemistry undergraduate

27 June 2014

Second year Chemistry student Allison Bushrod is one of a select few in the country to be awarded an Undergraduate Research Bursary from the Royal Society of Chemistry for a ten week summer project in the University of Southampton laboratories.

Ilika 10 Years

Chemistry Spin-out Ilika Celebrates 10 years

24 June 2014

Ten years ago, Ilika was founded as a spin-out from Chemistry at the University of Southampton. Now based on the University of Southampton Science Park, the company is celebrating its 10 year anniversary.

Researchers ‘cage’ water to see it change form

17 June 2014

Scientists are using a pioneering method of ‘caging’ and cooling water molecules to study the change in orientation of the magnetic nuclei at the centre of each hydrogen atom - a process which transforms the molecule from one form of water to another.

Dr Samuel Genheden

Early experience in presenting for Chemistry research fellow

12 June 2014

Chemistry’s Dr Samuel Genheden has taken part in the 2014 Faculty of Natural and Environmental Sciences Early Career Research and Teaching Fellow Conference at the National Oceanography Centre (NOCS).