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New 2017 AAAS Fellows
Congratulations to Karl Christe and Xiaojiang S. Chen who have just been awarded the distinction of Fellow to the American Association for the Advancement of Science.  This is in recognition of the contributions to science and technology, scientific leadership and extraordinary achievements across disciplines.

A miniature solution for storing renewable energy
New research by USC Chemistry professors Brent Melot and Smaranda Marinescu shows that novel metal-organic frameworks can conduct electricity as metals do, and shows promise in the development of smaller, lighter devices to produce and store renewable energy.
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Congratulations to Jahan Dawlaty
It is with great pleasure that we inform you Jahan Dawlaty is a 2017 Raubenheimer awardee for Outstanding Junior Faculty Member for the Natural Sciences.
He will be presented the award at the Dornsife Holiday Gathering on Wed, 11/29 at Town and Gown.

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Seminar / Events

01/11/2018: Physical-Theoretical
Dr. Ilia Kaminker
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, Santa Barbara
"Mutual Interrogation of Electron and Nuclear Spins - From a Hundred-fold NMR Signal Amplification to Wet Adhesion Applications"
12:30 p.m., Seaver Science Auditorium

01/23/2018: Organic-Materials
Professor Christopher Chang
Departments of Chemistry and Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley
"Bringing Inorganic Chemistry to Life: Transition Metal Signaling and Artificial Photosynthesis"
12:00 p.m., Olah Library

01/25/2018: Organic-Materials
Prof. Yogesh Surendranath
Department of Chemistry, MIT
12:00 p.m., Olah Library

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