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Apr 26 2017 | Posted In: Announcements, Awards, Faculty
Professor Zare is the 2017 recipient of the Othmer Gold Medal from the Chemical Heritage Foundation (CHF). Founded in 1997, the Othmer Gold Medal is CHF’s preeminent award. Winners of the Othmer Gold Medal must, like the medal’s namesake, Donald Othmer, have made extraordinary contributions in not...
Apr 25 2017 | Posted In: Announcements, Faculty
The Stanford Department of Chemistry and ChEM-H are excited to welcome new junior faculty member Laura Dassama. She will join the faculty at Stanford in 2018 after completing her postdoctoral studies.
Apr 3 2017 | Stanford Report | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
Artificially intelligent algorithms can learn to identify amazingly subtle information, enabling them to distinguish between people in photos or to screen medical images as well as a doctor. But in most cases their ability to perform such feats relies on training that involves thousands to...
Mar 20 2017 | Stanford Report | Posted In: Announcements, In the News
If walking through the doors of the Robin Li and Melissa Ma Science Library feels a bit like stepping back in time, there’s good reason for that. The thoroughly modern library, housed at the top of the carefully restored and reimagined Sapp Center for Science Teaching and Learning, features many...
Mar 20 2017 | National Inventors Hall of Fame | Posted In: Announcements, Awards, Faculty, In the News
Carolyn Bertozzi Bioorthogonal ChemistryUS Patent No. 7,807,619Inducted in 2017 Born October 10, 1966 Carolyn Bertozzi invented the field of bioorthogonal chemistry, which allows researchers to chemically modify molecules within living systems. Bertozzi coined the term in 2003 to describe...

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