U. S. Patent Issued

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The patent filed a year ago for the development of carbon-based catalyst for the waste-to-bioenergy conversion was issued last week. The work was done in collaboration with ORNL and was initiated by a superb collaboration between two alums: Zach Hood … Continue reading

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

Outstanding Graduate Students Recognized

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Outstanding chemistry graduate students were recognized during the department annual picnic on September 8th. Awards were given to: Angela Broadnax in recognition of her outstanding teaching performance and contributions to educational activities inside and outside the classroom and laboratory chemistry courses, … Continue reading

2016 Chemistry Major and PhD Graduates

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Congratulations PhD William Clodfelter       Yuyang Zhu         Song Ding         Adam Davidson BCHS David Adkins          Shah Nomair Alam      Katherine Albanese    Eric Bueter         Julie Chu         Matthew Cottam          Pierre Duncan Denise Elizondo      Lucas Gabriel  … 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

10 yrs of Chemistry first destination data – trends in education choices and employment

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Graduates of Wake Forest University start their careers with First Destinations that cover a spectrum of industries, functions, fields of study, and service. Below is a link to the outcomes ranging from from 2004-2014, Ten years’ worth of data. http://opcd.wfu.edu/files/2015/01/Chemistry.xlsx … Continue reading

15th Annual ACS Poster Vendor Night at Syngenta

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    Wake Forest Department of Chemistry graduate students attended the 15th Annual ACS Poster Vendor Night at Syngenta on April 14th 2015. During the event, students presented research posters to interested vendors, ACS members, students, faculty from all participating … Continue reading

National Science Foundation’s Graduate Research Fellowship

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Chemistry Department alumnus, Zach Hood (BS 2013) recently received the prestigious National Science Foundation’s Graduate Research Fellowship, to puruse Ph.D. studies beginning this fall with Dr. Younan Xia at Georgia Tech. Zach will enjoy a joint appointment with the Oak Ridge National Laboratory, and he … Continue reading