7 March 2014
A top academic journal is backing an initiative from Chemistry at the University of Southampton to transform the way the latest research is presented and published.
24 February 2014
Head of Chemistry and Professor of Supramolecular Chemistry Phil Gale has been awarded a Doctor of Science degree by the University of Oxford. The DSc is one of the higher doctorates and recognises his achievements in research during his career at Southampton.
10 February 2014
A new taught master’s degree will enable graduates to develop the vital specialist knowledge and hands-on practical skills for a successful career in analytical chemistry.
7 February 2014
An interdisciplinary study led by Dr Ali Tavassoli, a Reader in chemical biology at the University of Southampton, has shown for the first time that ‘click chemistry’ can be used to assemble DNA that is functional in human cells, which paves the way for a purely chemical method for gene synthesis.
18 December 2013
Outstanding early career academics from the Faculty of Natural and Environmental Sciences were recognised for their achievements at Dean’s Prize Award Ceremony 2013.
17 December 2013
First year Chemistry students have been finding their feet throughout the first term with a little help from ChemSoc. The student-run society brings people together through socials, organises football, rugby, badminton and mixed netball teams in the University’s intra-mural sports leagues, sells its unique hoodies and will be running some careers and study-focused events for the first time during this academic year.
5 December 2013
A summer of exciting events that brought world leading research at the University of Southampton to thousands of people across the south of England has been celebrated by students and staff.
24 November 2013
Second year Chemistry student Richard Evans is a member of this year’s Southampton BBC2 University Challenge team which convincingly beat Loughborough in the last round on 28 October. They will next be seen in action on 25 November.
22 November 2013
The University of Southampton is to share in a £350 million fund, which will be used to train over 3,500 post graduate students in engineering and physical sciences, announced today by Universities and Science Minister, David Willetts. This includes a Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) in Theory and Modelling in Chemical Sciences.
6 November 2013
Scientists at the University of Southampton have helped to develop artificial membrane pores, using Lego-like DNA building blocks, which could provide a simple and low cost tool for drug discovery and diagnostic devices.