Department of Chemistry

Department of Chemistry



Chemistry has and continues to contribute greatly to the well-being of mankind. Developments such as pharmaceutical drugs, Kevlar, Gortex, and many other synthetic materials that we now use are taken for granted in our daily lives. However, many problems remain. Pollution, global warming, disease, and malnutrition are but a few that involve chemistry. These problems will be better and more quickly tackled and solved by a society that understands and appreciates the role chemistry can play in contributing to these solutions. Learn More.


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Deadline to apply for a Walker Summer Research Award is Feb 27

Undergraduate students in the Department of Chemistry and the Institute of Biochemistry are eligible to apply for a summer research opportunity here at Carleton through our Walker Summer Research Award (see flyer attached). Interested students should first discuss a possible research project with a... More

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Chemistry Magic Show coming February 28

Mark your calendars, the next Chemistry Magic Show will take place on February 28. Check out the details here.... More

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Professor Farah Hosseinian to give the next Science Cafe talk

Food Science and Nutrition professor Farah Hosseinian will discuss how the flaxseed dietary fiber in yogurt/kefir can enhance the bioactivity and nutritional value. Where: Ottawa Public Library, Sunnyside Branch, 1049 Bank Street. When: Wednesday, Nov. 26 from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. This free... More

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