School news

School of Chemistry welcomes students for new academic year

School of Chemistry welcomes students for new academic year

School of Chemistry welcomes students for new academic year

8 September 2019
Chemistry Graduation and Prizes 2019

Chemistry Graduation and Prizes 2019

Pictures of prize winners

28 June 2019
Alex Slawin most prolific female contributor to CCDC

Alex Slawin most prolific female contributor to CCDC

With 3350 structures (and counting), Professor Alex Slawin is the most prolific female contributor to the Cambridge Crystallographic Database.

17 April 2019
New EaSI-CAT Centre for doctoral training

New EaSI-CAT Centre for doctoral training

A new four-year PhD programme operated by St Andrews, Edinburgh and Heriot-Watt Universities with £3M funding has been announced.

17 April 2019
Giulia Bignami wins the British Zeolite Association Founders' Award

Giulia Bignami wins the British Zeolite Association Founders' Award

Giulia Bignami has been awarded the Founders' Award from the British Zeolite Association (BZA) for the best PhD thesis research in zeolites.

3 August 2018
£12m funding for battery research

£12m funding for battery research

A University of St Andrews-led project to create a safe, cheap, long-lasting battery which could revolutionise electric travel and renewable energy storage has been given £12m from a major funding body.

9 September 2019
Andy Smith wins RSC Charles Rees Award 2018

Andy Smith wins RSC Charles Rees Award 2018

Prof Andy Smith is this years recipient of the Charles Rees Award for organic heterocyclic chemistry.

8 February 2018
John Irvine wins Lord Kelvin Medal 2018

John Irvine wins Lord Kelvin Medal 2018

Professor John Irvine has been awarded the 2018 Lord Kelvin Medal

27 July 2018