Mechanisms of mechanochemistry in video

Published: 19Aug2015

The solvent-free mechanochemical synthesis of a metal-organic framework, ZIF-8, was followed in real-time by in situ X-ray diffraction monitoring‎. The movie can be seen here.

Extending Moore’s Law through Novel Materials


Optical lithography has made consumer electronics ever more powerful, ubiquitous, and affordable.M801 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0B8, CA/chemistryCategory: Chemical Society Seminar

Department of chemistry safety lecture


This safety lecture is mandatory to all new graduate student, postdoc and research visitors as well as undergraduate students working or intending to work in research laboratories in chemistry....

43rd Annual Conference of the North American Thermal Analysis Society


Our department is excited to host the 43rd edition of the annual conference of the North American Thermal Analysis SocietyM801 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0B8, CA/chemistryCategory:...

Light can do more

Published: 12Jul2015

Researchers at McGill University have discovered a clean photo-driven pathway for the efficient synthesis of aryl iodides under extremely mild conditions. The finding, published June 18 in J. Am....

Reinventing chemistry via green chemistry

Published: 25Jun2015

The McGill News Magazine recently highlighted the development of green chemistry in our department, featuring Tomislav Friščić, C.J. Li, Robin Rogers and Audrey Moores. Read more on the magazine...

Turning a McGill invention into a cheap and revolutionary water purification platform

Published: 25Jun2015

Dr. Theresa Dankovich has gone a long way since earning a PhD at McGill from the group of Derek Gray. While at McGill she invented a method to synthetize silver nanoparticle within blotting paper,...

Chemistry Seminar: Lena Ruiz-Azuara: Overview of Antitumor and antiparasitary metallodrugs: Activity and mechanism of action


Metal complexes have gained a growing interest as pharmaceuticals for their use as diagnostic agents or as chemotherapeutic drugs.M801 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0B8, CA...


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