May 2015: Heather is selected for the Defense Science Study Group for 2016-2017
March 2015: Heather named Associate Director of Technology and Development of the CNSI
January 2015: Yuta's paper receives cover of Polymer Chemistry and is selected as paper of the week [LINK]
October 2014: Congratulations to recent PhDs En-Wei Lin and Thi Kathy Nguyen! They will be going to Nalco as Principal Chemist and UCLA, respectively.
September 2014: En-Wei and Natalie's paper makes Editor's Choice [LINK]
September 2014: Congratulations to Muhammet Kahveci who finished his postdoc and moved to Ylidiz Technical University in Turkey as an Assistant Professor of Bioengineering!
July 2014: Heather listed in C&EN as Who's who (talks to go to) for the San Francisco National Meeting
June 2014: Congratulations to recent PhDs Juneyoung Lee and Nic Matsumoto! They will be going on to postdocs with Bob Grubbs at Caltech and Bert Meijer at Eindhoven, respectively.
April 2014: Heather featured on UCLA OIP [LINK]
April 2014: Emma receives NSF Grad Fellowship
February 2014: Cait receives Departmental Fellowship
December 2013: Congratulations to Erhan Bat who finished his postdoc and moved to Middle East Technical University as an Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering!
November 2013: En-wei wins the 2014 Cram Fellowship
November 2013: Heather and Kathy win the Herbert Newby McCoy Award for Outstanding Research at UCLA
Kathy selected for Excellence in Graduate Polymer Research Symposium at the ACS
Peter N. selected as senior Undergrad Scholar and receives Ehrisman Award
Kathy and Nic receive Dissertation Year Fellowship
Peter N. receives Dean's Prize for best poster
Natalie receives Biotechnology Training Fellowship
Jonghan receives an Overseas Research Fellowship
Maltish receives CARE Fellowship
Steevens' Macro Rapid paper highlighted by MaterialsViews
Dr. Steevens Alconcel receives his Ph. D.
Kathy and Cait's paper in Nature Chem is featured by 27 journals, newspapers, and webpages
Heather selected as 2013 POLY Fellow Awardee
Heather elected to Editorial Board of Polymer Chemistry and Bioconjugate Chemistry Editorial Advisory Board
June receives Hanson Dow Teaching Award
Kathy receives Majeti-Alapati Fellowship Award
Peter receives Junior Undergraduate Research Scholarship
Heather is promoted to Full Professor
Peter receives Whitcome Family Fellowship
Heather receives Leverhulme Fellowship
Juneyoung Lee selected for NIH Biotechnology Traineeship Award
Heather gives plenary lecture at the APS meeting in Australia
Jeff and Kathy's paper chosen as "Best of Macromolecular Journals of 2011"
Heather's image on mosaic cover of Nature Chemistry [LINK]
Heather elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry
Heather becomes Director of the Chemistry-Biology Interface Training Program
Chris Kolodziej obtains his Ph.D and starts job at Eviva
Zach Tolstyka obtains his Ph.D and starts postdoc at University of Minnesota
Uland Lau selected to be a Chemistry-Biology Interface Training Fellow
Heather is invited to join editorial board of Journal of Polymer Science A: Polymer Chemistry
Heather is named Polymer Chemistry's Author of the week [LINK]
Incoming chemistry graduate student Nancy Li wins prestigious CSC Scholarship.
Greg Grover obtains his Ph.D and starts postdoc at UCSD.
Nic and Pat Commins at annual Girl Scouts of Greater Los Angeles' Cookie Kick-Off. [LINK]
Heather selected to editorial board of Macromolecules
Chris and Jeff's paper is accepted in J. Mater. Chem.
Kathy and Jeff's paper is highlighted on MaterialsViews.com [LINK]
Heather is interviewed by the RSC [LINK]
Nic receives NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
Heather selected to the Editorial Board of Chemical Communication
Grover starts internship at DSM in the Netherlands
Welcome to new first year graduate students: Kathy, Nic, June, and En-Wei
Rock returns from internship at DuPont
Nic receives Competitive Edge fellowship
Kathy receives the undergraduate award for outstanding research in organic chemistry
Jeff, Emma, Lei, and Steevens's paper on RAFT toxicity is published inChemical Communications
Karina, Grover, and Lei's paper receives cover of Macromolecules
Karina named Dean's Finalist for the Charles E. and Sue K. Young Graduate Student Award
Heather becomes a member of the Editorial Advisory Boards of Langmuirand Biomacromolecules
Heather receives the Hanson-Dow Award for Excellence in Teaching
Ronald's paper receives cover for Chemical Communications
Heather receives the Seaborg Award
Karen and Chris' paper receives cover for Soft Matter
Heather receives the NSF CAREER Award
Heather becomes member of the Advisory Board of Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry
Karen's review is among the Top Ten most downloaded Soft Matter articles
Heather gives a Plenary Lecture at the 9th Annual UNESCO/IUPAC Conference on Macromolecules: Polymers for Advanced Applications in South Africa
Heather chosen to be part of the US delegation for a US-Japan Nanotechnology Exchange Program
Karen's review is published in Soft Matter
Greg Grover is awarded the Chris Foote Organic Division Fellowship
Zach Tolstyka has been awarded the NIH biotechnology traineeship fellowship
Greg Sand has been awarded the Chemistry-Biology Interface training program fellowship