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May 17, 2024
Two Yale-led studies indicate the promise of finding hybrid approaches to developing alternative solar fuels. The CHASE is on to develop a new generation of liquid fuels...
May 3, 2024
Nicholas Christakis and James Mayer were elected to the academy, one of the highest honors bestowed on a U.S. scientist or engineer. Two Yale faculty members have been...
April 25, 2024
There is currently a huge gap between the problems for which a quantum computer could be useful in chemistry – including studies of quantum reaction dynamics and spectroscopy...
April 8, 2024
Vaccaro’s research seeks to unravel fundamental aspects of molecular behavior. Patrick Vaccaro, whose research seeks to unravel fundamental aspects of molecular behavior,...
April 7, 2024
Prospective graduate students recently visited Yale Chemistry to learn about our research, scholarship, and community to inform their decision about pursuing our Ph.D....
February 29, 2024
In February, hundreds of local students and their families filled Marsh Lecture Hall to learn about the wonders of science through ‘The Wonderful World of Chemistry: A Magic...
February 28, 2024
Chemistry alumnus Nick Smith ’20 Ph.D. has returned to Yale as the inaugural director of the University’s new Catalysis and Separations Center. For the past five months, he’s...
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February 27, 2024
A big goal in the energy field is converting carbon dioxide (CO2) into valuable chemicals or fuels, like methane and ethylene. It’s the hot topic among chemists who...
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February 22, 2024
Yale researchers have developed a novel approach to synthesize a highly complex group of molecules found in marine invertebrates. Nearly 30 years ago, scientists discovered...