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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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CIBBR kicks off Fall 19 Seminar series with UC Santa Barbara's  Dr. Kevin Plaxco

CIBBR kicks off Fall 19 Seminar series with UC Santa Barbara's Dr. Kevin Plaxco

CIBBR kicks off Fall 19 Seminar series with UC Santa Barbara's Dr. Kevin Plaxco

The first  CIBBR-sponsored seminar Fall 2019 will be collaboration with the Department of...

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Trench leading from a spring to the wall where villagers can get water

DO Drink the Water

DO Drink the Water

UNH students bring clean water to Malawi village...

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Summer Research Workshop Discussion Group

What Makes for a Successful Researcher?

What Makes for a Successful Researcher?

Summer research workshops provide practical skills to new researchers...

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  • The Boudreau group's work focuses on the design and synthesis of small molecules as inhibitors of ​beta-lactamases​, which are enzymes responsible for bacterial resistance to beta-lactam antibiotics. Antimicrobial resistance has been a recurring and increasing problem arising from the overuse of...
    The Boudreau group's work focuses on the design and synthesis of small molecules as inhibitors of ​beta-lactamases​, which are enzymes responsible for bacterial resistance to beta-lactam antibiotics. Antimicrobial resistance has been a recurring and increasing problem arising from the overuse of...
  • Elizabeth Bright graduated from the University of New Mexico in her home town of Albuquerque. She majored in chemistry and had the privilege of working under Drs. Lorraine Deck and Robert Paine on the synthesis of benzoxazines, compounds which may be effective for binding and removing uranium from...
    Elizabeth Bright graduated from the University of New Mexico in her home town of Albuquerque. She majored in chemistry and had the privilege of working under Drs. Lorraine Deck and Robert Paine on the synthesis of benzoxazines, compounds which may be effective for binding and removing uranium from...
  • Taoqing Wang was born in Shanxi Province in China and completed her undergraduate studies as a chemistry major at China Agricultural University, Beijing, China in 2010. She obtained her MSc in bioengineering from the China Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, in 2013 under the supervision of Prof....
    Taoqing Wang was born in Shanxi Province in China and completed her undergraduate studies as a chemistry major at China Agricultural University, Beijing, China in 2010. She obtained her MSc in bioengineering from the China Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, in 2013 under the supervision of Prof....