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.
5 November 2013
Chemistry at the University of Southampton is joining forces with leading researchers in Australia and New Zealand to further research into molecular magnetism.
18 October 2013
Scientists at international pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) believe their links with chemists at the University of Southampton are helping them develop the next generation of medicines.
15 October 2013
Lecturer in Inorganic Chemistry, Dr Jon Kitchen has secured a £15,000 grant from the Royal Society of Chemistry’s infrastructure fund to buy new equipment for the laboratory.
1 October 2013
Dr Jonathan Watts, a lecturer in Chemical Biology and a member of the Institute for Life Sciences (IfLS), is the winner of the 2013 Young Investigator Award by the Oligonucleotide Therapeutics Society.
9 September 2013
Alan Carrington, who died on 31st August after a long illness, was one of the foremost spectroscopists in the UK, if not the world.
30 August 2013
Professor Phil Gale, Head of Chemistry at the University of Southampton, has received a Royal Society Wolfson Research Merit Award for his work in the field of supramolecular chemistry. Jointly funded by the Wolfson Foundation and the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS), the Royal Society Wolfson Research Merit Award recognises talented scientists of outstanding achievement and potential.