Gustaf H. Carlson School of Chemistry

Explore Chemistry at Clark University

At the Gustaf H. Carlson School of Chemistry, faculty, grad students and undergraduates investigate together the properties of materials ranging from molecular structures and nanoparticles to DNA and high performance carbon fiber composites. The department offers a major, minor and elective courses for undergraduates, an accelerated B.A./M.S. for qualified Clark undergraduates, and a Ph.D. program.

Featured Upcoming Events

This Week's Chemistry Seminar

Thursday, April 19th
12:15 P.M.
Sackler Sciences Center, Room S122

Masters Defense Seminar

Senegal Carty
5th Year BCMB Student
"Connections Between Protein Misfolding and Monobenzone - Induced Vitiligo"

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Friday, April 20th
12:15 P.M.
Sackler Sciences Center, Room S122

Chem & BCMB Honors Year Seminar

Jonathan Chellali
Chemistry Honors Student
"Mechanochemical Synthesis of LnCuX2•mH2O (L = 3-cyanopyridine, 2-amino-3-cyanopyridine, 2-amino-5-cyanopyridine; n = 1, 2; X = Cl, Br; m = 0, 1) via Drop-solvent Grinding: Structures and Magnetic Properties"

Diana Argiles Castillo
BCMB Honors Student
"Biochemical Characterization of the HECT E3 Ubiquitin Ligase HACE1 (HECT domain and Ankyrin repeat-Containing E3 ubiquitin protein ligase 1) and its Implications in Cancer and Huntington’s Disease"
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Jordan Majka
BCMB Honors Student
"The Effects of Atrial Fibrillation on Relative Epicardial Fat Area and MicroRNA Expression: Investigating Robust Biomarkers and Their Implications in an Arrhythmia Disorder"

Spring Semester 2018

January 26
Celia Schiffer Ph.D., UMass Medical School

February 2
James R. Buntaine, Ph.D., EMD Performance Materials
Country Lead, Advanced Technologies

February 9
Valerie Ivancic, Graduate Student, Clark University
Research Proposal

February 16
Qingzhe (Mark) Tan, Graduate Student, Clark University
Research Proposal

February 23
Karen Allen Ph.D., Boston University

March 2
Matthew Evans Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Chemistry and Geology, Wheaton College

March 16
Wendy Nason & Anamika Datta, Graduate Students, Clark University
Research Updates
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Pramod Mishra, Graduate Student, Clark University
2nd Year Seminar

March 23
Dale Mierke Ph.D., Dartmouth

March 30
Tianyi (Teddy) Yang & Steven Beasley, Graduate Students, Clark University
2nd Year Seminar

April 5 (Thursday)
Claire Krasinski '17, 5th Year BCMB Student, Clark University
Masters Defense

April 6 - No seminar

April 13
Jeff Monroe, Graduate Student, Clark University
Research Proposal

April 19 (Thursday)
Senegal Carty '17, 5th Year BCMB Student, Clark University
Masters Defense

April 20
Jonathan Chellali '18 (Chem), Diana Argiles Castillo '18 (BCMB)
& Jordan Majka '18 (BCMB)

Honors Defense

April 27 - No Seminar