Group News


Robert Grubbs Visits Mac

Robert H. Grubbs, 2005 Nobel Prize winner, was the 12th MacLean Lecturer in our department. The group had a chance to meet him and chat about their work...

Victoria Marando Joins the Group

Victoria Marando, an undergraduate in Chemical Biology, has joined the group as a summer researcher. Welcome Victoria.

Vlad and Sabrina Receive OGS Awards

Vlad Kardelis and Sabrina Hodgson (nee Van Gyzen) have been awarded Ontario Graduate Scholarships. Congratulations to Vlad and Sabrina!

Darryl Wins NSERC Award

Darryl Fong is one of only two departmental recipients of an NSERC Doctoral scholarship, one of the most prestigious awards for graduate students in Canada. Congratulations Darryl!

Thesis Students Present Projects

Congratulations to Leonora and Kelvin on delivering fantastic talks at the 4G9 Thesis Presentation night. These presentations represented a lot of hard work and long hours in the lab, but all that effort paid off!

Leo and Kelvin2

Also, Congratulations to Kevin, a joint thesis student with the Moran-Mirabal group, who also did a fantastic job with his presentation!

Stu Passes his Comprehensive Exam

Stu McNelles has passed his comprehensive examination, and is now a Ph.D. Candidate. Congratulations Stu!! Well done!


Shuai Gets Impact Award

Shuai was selected to receive an impact award, recognizing his contribution to the JACS paper “Selective and reversible non-covalent functionalization of SWNTs by a pH-responsive TTFV-fluorene copolymer”. Congratulations Shuai!

Impact Award Certificate - Liang2

Sabrina and Darryl Win Travel Awards

Sabrina and Darryl have received departmental travel awards! Sabrina will head to the Gordon Research Conference on Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering in Girona, Spain, and Darryl will head to the CSC meeting in Ottawa. Congratulations!

Shuai Wins Award

Shuai Liang received news that he is the recipient of the Chinese Government Award For Outstanding Self-Financed Student Abroad. Congratulations Shuai!

Vlad Transfers

Vlad Kardelis is officially in the Ph.D. program, having passed his transfer examination. Congratulations Vlad!