Dr. George Donati and Graduate Student Jake Carter Featured on Fox 8

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Testing for lead in water at schools “The testing in Winston-Salem Forsyth County happened because of a research professor at Wake Forest University. Doctor George Donati won a national grant to buy a machine that tests samples to measure low concentrations … Continue reading

WFU students to teach ‘kitchen chemistry’ to kids at Kaleideum North

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“Students can only learn so much out of a book,” said Comstock-Ferguson, an associate professor of chemistry. “You can’t learn science without actually doing it. This is a great way for Wake Forest students to embody the spirit of Pro Humanitate by … Continue reading

Out of the classroom, into the kitchen

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Bonnie Davis recently published a new story on the Wake Forest New Service about Dr. Lindsay Comstock-Ferguson’s Kitchen Chemistry class. ‘From candy “glass” to gooey slime, plain scrambled eggs and edible bubbles, Wake Forest University students put their kitchen chemistry … Continue reading

WFU Analytical Chemistry research featured at Agilent Technologies

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Researcher Uses Agilent Instruments to Create More Effective Analytical Methods “At Wake Forest, a private, independent research university in North Carolina, George Donati has been finding ways to increase the speed and accuracy of the analytical process. Two of his … Continue reading

DeaconChemist Newsletter, Volume 19

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Volume 19 of the DeaconChemist is now available online at http://email.www.wfu.edu/chemistry/deaconchemist.201601.html Topics include: Letter from the Chair Undergraduate and Graduate Program updates Faculty Highlights And much more… … Continue reading

Congratulations to Abdessadek Lachgar

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“Congratulations to Abdessadek Lachgar, professor of chemistry, whose proposal entitled “Empowering Pakistani Women through Scientific Research, Technology Development, and Entrepreneurship: Waste-to-Energy Technology Development” has been funded by the USAID and by [subaward/subcontract from] National Academy of Sciences (WFU funding agency).” … Continue reading

2015 SERMACS Industrial Innovation Award

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Congratulations to the Center for Energy, Environment, & Sustainability members, Abdou Lachgar, Marcus Wright, Brian Hanson and Chinmay Deshmane, who have been selected to receive the SERMACS Industrial Innovation Award! Read about it at Inside Wake Forest News … Continue reading