Department of Chemistry News


July 19, 2010

UW team builds artificial enzyme

UW Chemistry professors Michael Gelb and Forrest Michael, in collaboration with Prof. David Baker (UW Biochemistry), have engineered an artificial enzyme capable of catalyzing a bimolecular Diels-Alder reaction with high stereoselectivity and substrate specificity.

March 15, 2010

Forrest Michael promoted to Associate Professor with tenure

The Department of Chemistry congratulates Forrest Michael on his promotion to associate professor with tenure.

June 26, 2008

Forrest Michael receives NSF CAREER Award

Michael is one of two Chemistry faculty to receive a 2008 NSF CAREER Award.