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14th Dec 2005: Congratulations to the winners of this year's  4th Year Poster Session sponsored by Eli Lilly S.A., Kinsale, Co. Cork. Many thanks to Kevin Lydon from  for presenting the prizes. (Click on images for large format).

1) Gillian Collins with Kevin Lydon, Lilly 2) Meabh Brennan with Kevin Lydon, Lilly 3) David Hennessy with Kevin Lydon, Lilly  4) Brain Coffey with Kevin Lydon, Lilly 5) Denise Wallis with Kevin Lydon, Lilly

1)       Environmental & Analytical Gillian Collins  (supervisor – Dr Damien Arrigan (Tyndall))

2)       Life Meabh Brennan (supervisor – Prof Anita Maguire)

3)       Materials & Structure David Hennessy (supervisor – Dr Justin Holmes)

4)       Environmental Chemistry Brain Coffey (supervisor – Dr Justin Holmes)

5)       Chemistry of Pharmaceutical Compunds Denise Wallis (supervisor – Dr Dan McCarthy)

13th Dec 2005: Analytical Christmas Party Photos (viewable from within UCC only)

30th Nov 2005: The Analytical and Biological Chemistry Research Facility is delighted to announce the opening of a new High Resolution Mass Spectrometry Centre in the Chemistry Department at UCC. Located on the 2nd floor of the Kane building this facility serves the mass spectral requirements requirements of the ABCRF, the Department of Chemistry and associated internal and external users. Contact Dr. Florence McCarthy for details

11th November 2005: The new Chemical Society website is now up and running! Please bear with us while we refine the site.

9th November 2005: Two proposals entitled ‘New Interdisciplinary Programme: BSc degree in Chemistry with Forensic Science’ coordinated by Jeremy Glennon, and 'Raising Environmental Awareness through Environmental Monitoring' coordinated by John Wenger and Debbie Chapman have been successful in the President’s Strategic Fund – well done to all involved.

3rd November 2005:
New Chemistry Email Distribution Lists for 2005/2006 are now available here.

2nd November 2005: ChemSoc Helpdesk for 1st and 2nd year students taking chemistry modules. The helpdesk should run regularly every tuesday and every second friday.  Check the Chemsoc website for details.

Tuesday 22nd November 2-3 p.m, Multifunctional Hall, 2nd floor of Student Centre. Free help with lecture material and advice about the course is provided!

8th October 2005: UCC Open Day: Thanks to all involved for making this a big success.


26th September 2005:

The UCC Staff Team beat Novartis in a thrilling Junior Interfirms Final. Four of the team came from Chemistry (Daire Cott, Brian Daly, Donal Keane and Rory Rice) and were managed by Chemistry's very own Jacqui Cusack and Frank Dillon. Final score in the game was 3-13 to 1-11, with Daire Cott getting man of the match.

26th September 2005: A warm welcome to all First Year Chemistry students. See the Undergraduate section for course information, lecture notes, practical timetables, old exams and much more ...

24th August 2005: Please check the 2005/2006 Intel Chemistry Computer Laboratory Teaching Timetable (Teaching Period 1)

1st August 2005: Congratulations to Prof. Anita Maguire on her appointment as new Head of Department of the Chemistry Department.

22nd July 2005: On behalf of the Chemistry Department, congratulations and best wishes to Prof. Jeremy D. Glennon on his recent appointment as Head of the Analytical Chemistry section.

Monday 4th July           photos