Department of Chemistry Graduate Student Services News

September 30, 2010

Welcome New Chemistry Graduate Students Autumn 2010

We welcome the incoming class of 54 chemistry graduate students, who are beginning their graduate studies in Chemistry beginning this September 16, 2010.

Final Examination — Dissertation Defense

Congratulations to James Westphal, who defended his Ph.D. thesis “Characterization and Optimization of Organic Materials for Electro-Optic Devices” on September 17, 2010.

September 15, 2010

UW graduate Dr. Jason Farmer selected for Distinguished Dissertation

Chemistry Department graduate Dr. Jason A. Farmer’s dissertation was selected by the University of Washington Graduate School as the university’s nomination for the 2010 CGS/UMI Distinguished Dissertation Award in Mathematics, Physical Sciences & Engineering.

Final Examination — Dissertation Defense

Congratulations to Anna Boardman, who defended her Ph.D. work “Developing a Five Channel Capillary Electrophoresis Instrument for Analyzing Single Cells” on September 10.