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  • Dr. Gerdon – damages QCM crystal
    Sometimes the best way to learn and best way to teach is to make a mistake! At least that's what Dr. Gerdon is telling himself. When the gold electrode on a QCM crystal needs to be cleaned to produce a hydrophobic surface, we often use a mixture of ... read more
    Source: Gerdon LabPublished on 2019-02-21
  • Please Welcome Assistant Professor Dr. Nathanael Lau!
    The Department of Chemistry and Physics is extremely excited to announce the addition of a new faculty member to our community. Dr. Nathanael Lau will be joining our department in Fall 2019 as an Assistant Professor in Inorganic Chemistry. Dr. Lau earned his Ph.D in Chemistry at ... read more
    Source: Chemistry and PhysicsPublished on 2019-02-18
  • Kassidy Patoine ’20 – Research and Medicine
    Research isn’t the only fun extracurricular that GRAB Lab members are involved in. When Kassidy isn’t in the lab making collagen hydrogels, she is spending her time working towards entering the medical field. Research is a great opportunity to learn and expand your knowledge. It also looks great ... read more
    Source: Gerdon LabPublished on 2019-02-14
  • Stephanie Colon ’20 – Inspired by the Patriots
    With the Patriots winning the Superbowl and getting their sixth championship ring, the city is buzzing with excitement. The members of GRAB Lab are celebrating the Pats win but are also excited to be getting back into the lab now that we are few weeks into the ... read more
    Source: Gerdon LabPublished on 2019-02-14
  • Noir, il nuovo melodramma italiano
    Il noir ha mille sfumature di emozioni, si colora di giallo, trema di thriller, scandaglia la realtà, crea personaggi, ma soprattutto fa il pieno dei lettori. Le librerie hanno le vetrine piene, le classifiche traboccano, quasi non hanno altro da registrare e il fenomeno ha stabilmente invaso il cinema  e ... read more
    Source: Italian News ClicksPublished on 2019-02-05
  • Chemistry at the Centennial Celebration!
    The Centennial Celebration (1919 to 2019) kicked off on Friday, February 1st 2019 with a concert on campus by the Eli Cash Band, featuring Philosophy's own Dr. Kaplan Hasanoglu. The excitement didn't end there. There were surprise guest performances by Ellen Still, Greg Pare, Dr. Ben Allen, Dr. Ryan Mott, ... read more
    Source: Chemistry and PhysicsPublished on 2019-02-03
  • Alex Paige ’20 – Looking Ahead
    It’s the beginning of the spring semester and 2019, but it’s important to stay focused on the future. GRAB Lab’s senior members Jake, Marielle, and Emma are all graduating in May leaving behind Alex, Steph, and Kassidy who are all Juniors. GRAB Lab is looking to expand with young talent, ... read more
    Source: Gerdon LabPublished on 2019-01-31
  • Sadie Piatt’18 and Prof. Allen Price publish in PLOS ONE
    Congratulations to recent graduate Sadie Piatt'18 and Prof. Allen Price on their recent publication in the journal PLOS ONE! The manuscript is on "Analyzing dwell times with the Generalized Method of Moments". Check out the abstract and full open-access publication here. This work was primarily completed during Sadie's internship on ... read more
    Source: Chemistry and PhysicsPublished on 2019-01-15
  • Il nuovo ponte di Genova
    Ora è ufficiale. Il nuovo ponte di Genova sarà realizzato sui disegni di Renzo Piano. Costerà 202 milioni di euro e - se tutto va come promesso - sarà pronto per il prossimo Natale. All'archistar genovese va anche il ruolo di supervisore tecnico dei lavori di ricostruzione ... Un ruolo ... read more
    Source: Italian News ClicksPublished on 2018-12-30
  • Career in Chemistry: New focus and opportunities for EC Chemistry Major
    A Major in Chemistry - what can you do with that? How do I find a meaningful and fulfilling career that puts this amazing theory and skill to good use? We hear these questions often in the Department of Chemistry and Physics and we are excited to share a new ... read more
    Source: Chemistry and PhysicsPublished on 2018-12-18
  • In Italia l’ascensore sociale non funziona
    L’ascensore sociale in Italia non funziona molto, anzi forse si è rotto. Secondo uno studio dei ricercatori della Banca d’Italia, istruzione, reddito da lavoro e ricchezza continuano a ereditarsi da genitori ai figli, con una tendenza tornata in aumento negli ultimi anni e che portano il nostro paese fra quelli ... read more
    Source: Italian News ClicksPublished on 2018-12-16
  • Final Exams and a Semester of Success
    Final Exams at Emmanuel College have begun and students are working hard to put one last flourish and one last stamp of success on their coursework and education this semester. As we wade through piles of review sheets, semester papers, and open-ended exam questions, don't forget all the triumphs, challenges, ... read more
    Source: Chemistry and PhysicsPublished on 2018-12-13
  • GRAB LAB prepares for finals and lessons from A.A. Milne
    Final Exams are less than two weeks away and all students on campus are starting to pick up the pace to finish their coursework strong. Research members of the GRAB Lab are no exception and our lab group meeting of the semester is coming up next week. Does that mean ... read more
    Source: Gerdon LabPublished on 2018-11-30
  • Qualità della vita nelle città italiane
    Con questo articolo  vogliamo invitarvi  a girare per l'Italia  e a rinforzare la vostra conoscenza geografica del nostro paese. Sapreste dove collocare le città di cui si parla nell'articolo? Probabilmente tutti conoscono Roma, Milano, Firenze e Venezia. Ma Bolzano e Vibo Valentia, la prima e l'ultima in graduatoria, sapete dove ... read more
    Source: Italian News ClicksPublished on 2018-11-25
  • Una ragazza geniale
    In questi giorni le donne stanno facendo notizia. Sono state promosse da donne, infatti, le due manifestazioni recenti più significative (SI TAV a Torino, vedi qui,  e Roma dice basta). Vogliamo però presentare una ragazza "geniale", una diciottenne torinese, prima italiana a parlare al TED di New York. «Ero sicura ... read more
    Source: Italian News ClicksPublished on 2018-11-18