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Welcome to the Department of Chemistry at the University of New Hampshire.  We are dedicated to chemistry research and education at all levels.  We have a long, proud tradition of providing a challenging and nurturing environment for our students.


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UNH Tech Camp

UNH Tech Camp

 

Every summer, middle and high school students attend Tech Camp at the UNH campus in Durham to collaborate with one another through activities focused on science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). This photo shows Chemistry alum Stephanie Hatstat Thomson (MS '16) running the Forensics Lab– a project involving hair fiber analysis and blood typing to unravel the mysteries of crime scenes! 

Science for the people: Seacoast Sips of Science

Seacoast Sips of Science is holding an event on Wednesday, October 26th at Stoneface Brewing Co. in Newington, NH. Come enjoy some beer and learn something new! 

 

Making Gak with Tech 401

 

 

Students making "Gak" with Elmer's glue and Sodium Tetraborate for Tech 401, a course offered to incoming CEPS freshmen that are in the UNH CONNECT program. The goal of this activity was for them to scale a recipe using ratios and unit conversion. 

Chemistry Spotlight on...

  • Students recognized for their commitment to protocol
    Md Al Faruk, a Chemistry Ph.D.
    Students recognized for their commitment to protocol
    Md Al Faruk, a Chemistry Ph.D.
  • This sumer Parsons Hall had some very special guests. Lisa Harrison, the great-granddaughter of Charles Lathrop Parsons visited with her family pictured below starting from the left: David Swenson, Matthew Swenson, Laura Swenson, Judith Harrison, Jeffrey Harrison, Lisa Harrison, and Stephen Swenson...
    This sumer Parsons Hall had some very special guests. Lisa Harrison, the great-granddaughter of Charles Lathrop Parsons visited with her family pictured below starting from the left: David Swenson, Matthew Swenson, Laura Swenson, Judith Harrison, Jeffrey Harrison, Lisa Harrison, and Stephen Swenson...
  • As the month of June comes to a close, we find a season of Mr. Bob Constantine, librarian of the Chemistry Department library in Parsons Hall, come to a close as well. As he enters the new realm of retirement bliss we wish him the very best, and remember his consistency, faithfulness, attentiveness...
    As the month of June comes to a close, we find a season of Mr. Bob Constantine, librarian of the Chemistry Department library in Parsons Hall, come to a close as well. As he enters the new realm of retirement bliss we wish him the very best, and remember his consistency, faithfulness, attentiveness...
  • The Chemistry Education work of Prof. Bauer and Prof. Chan
    The National Science Teaching Association has featured Prof. Chris F. Bauer (UNH) and Prof. Julia Y. K. Chan (California State University at Fullerton) and their work,  Windows on the Inquiry Classroom A Pedagogic Field Laboratory for Exploring Teaching and Learning of Heat, Temperature, and Energy...
    The Chemistry Education work of Prof. Bauer and Prof. Chan
    The National Science Teaching Association has featured Prof. Chris F. Bauer (UNH) and Prof. Julia Y. K. Chan (California State University at Fullerton) and their work,  Windows on the Inquiry Classroom A Pedagogic Field Laboratory for Exploring Teaching and Learning of Heat, Temperature, and Energy...
  • It is with heartfelt best wishes that we, the Department of Chemistry, announce the retirement of Professor Art Greenberg and Professor Sterling Tomellini for this academic year. They join the ranks of esteemed retirees: Prof. Howard Mayne, Prof. Gary Weisman, Prof. Ed Wong, Prof. Denny Chasteen,...
    It is with heartfelt best wishes that we, the Department of Chemistry, announce the retirement of Professor Art Greenberg and Professor Sterling Tomellini for this academic year. They join the ranks of esteemed retirees: Prof. Howard Mayne, Prof. Gary Weisman, Prof. Ed Wong, Prof. Denny Chasteen,...

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