Prof. David Pullman's lab studies the photophysics of nanoparticles.
Prof. Christal Sohl studies the molecular mechanisms underlying human disease.
Nucleic acid structure and modification
Prof. Swairjo has a new paper on the biosynthesis of an important modified tRNA nucleoside.
NMR of novel materials
Prof. Greg Holland was recently awarded a Kavli Fellowship for his work.
The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at San Diego State University is the flagship chemical education and research program in the California State University system. Learn more »
SDSU offers the ACS-accredited bachelor's degree.
- Congratulations to Profs. Diane Smith, Tom Huxford, and Doug Grotjahn for their nominations—out of 41 across campus—to receive Favorite Faculty Awards this year.
- The American Cancer Society has awarded one of fewer than a hundred grants this cycle to Prof. Christal Sohl for her work on the role of enzyme variants in cancer. Congratulations! Check out Prof. Sohl's SDSU NewsCenter video and spotlight at the SDSU Research Horizons site.
- Congratulations to Prof. Jing Gu and her research group on the publication of two high-profile papers in Nature Communications and Energy & Environmental Sciences!
|Aug 14||Dept. Seminar – Prof. Kenji Katayama, Chuo University , GMCS-301, 4:00 PM|
|Aug 23||Dept. Seminar – Lance Elliott, SDSU, GMCS-301, 4:00 PM|
|Aug 30||Dept. Seminar – Prof. David Patrick , Western Washington University , GMCS-301, 4:00 PM|
|Sep 27||Dept. Seminar – Professor Tamir Gonen, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, UCLA, GMCS-301, 4:00 PM|
|Oct 04||Dept. Seminar – Dr. Gregor Blaha, UC Riverside, GMCS-301, 4:00 PM|
|Oct 18||Dept. Seminar – Prof. Anna Edlund, J. Craig Venter Institute, GMCS-301, 4:00 PM|
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Graduate Advisor: Thomas Cole
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