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13th December 2006: The 2006/2007 4th year Poster Prize Winners are:

Wet Chemistry section, Caroline Murphy and Jean Noonan:


Dry Chemistry section, Richard Hobbs and Linda Murphy:


Chemistry for Pharmaceutical Compounds Chemistry section, Olga Blackmore and Conor Coughlan:


Special thanks to Kathleen Moore and Noreen Lynch from Lilly who presented the prizes.

Other prize winners:

Pfizer Pharmaceutical prize, Margaret O’Brien:


Oxford University Press Prize, Ciara Bolger and Aoife Grant


11th December 2006: Photos from this year's Cheese and Wine

2nd November 2006: What a surprise, Prof. Guilbault 70th birthday party at the Hayfield Manor.

31st October 2006: The Dell computer Laboratory, lab121, will close on Monday 6th November.  All facilities will then be available in the Datalogging laboratory, lab 120, outside of practical hours (which are usually 2-5 or 3-6 in the afternoon). Furthermore the Intel lab (Block A, level 3, Room 355, Food Science Building) is available outside of teaching hours, see timetable.

25th September 2006: A warm welcome to all new students to the Chemistry Department !!! See the First Year Section for course information, lecture notes, practical timetables, old exams and much more ...

15th September 2006: Donna Arnold (UCC) won 1st prize in the young researcher category as an invited speaker at The Rank Prize Fund on "Electro-optic Nanostructured Arrays” international conference in the Lake-district in the UK.  Title was Functional Oxide Nanowires. A major achievement, congratulations.

15th September 2006:  Forensic Science have launched their first website.

22nd June 2006:  UCC Chemistry Researcher - Norma Scully - wins Major International Chromatography Prize - the Horvath Award at HPLC2006 in San Francisco, see also 8th July 2006

19th June 2006 :                                                                               

      Summer Camp for
2nd Level Schools       

17th May 2006: 6th year students from Colaiste an Spioraid Naoimh came to view MS, HPLC, GC, IR and UV instrumentation in the Kane and Cavanagh Buildings in preparation of their leaving certificates. Thanks to the 5 instrument demonstrators Mick O'Shea, Norma Scully, Jose Sebastian, Dawn Griffin and Donal O'Leary and to the 5 technicians  Rose Causer, Terry Horgan, Pat O'Connell, Donnacha O'Connell and Denis Duggan who escorted the students.

10th May 2006: saltersclick for photos

8th May 2006: The 1st European Chemistry Congress takes place in  Budapest, Hungary, 27-31 August 2006. A Special Scientific Session onMiniaturised Chemical Systems: The application of micro fluidics to chemical and biochemical processing’ will be held on Wednesday 30 August 2006. For more information on this satellite event, contact Prof. J. Glennon, secretary of the EuCheMS Working Party on Chemistry in Microsystems.

20th March 2006: Fourth Years Chemistry & CPC 2005/2006:

3rd March 2006: Congratulations to Matthias Jauch on his success in obtaining a Quality Improvement Fund for the project 'Implementing new practices into the Chemistry Teaching Laboratories'.

15th February 2006: New Research web page launched ... more details to come ... All comments welcome... Send email to webmasters ....

10th February 2006: UCC Chemical Society-Chemistry Cup: Congratulations to the winners of the Chemistry Cup, the 4th yrs, with their team "Borussia"!

19th January 2006: Windows XP computers please install this Important Security Fix from F-Secure Antivirus: fsavwk617-02-signed.fsfix. (For more information see /mj

 11th January 2006, Societies Day 2  : After coming 2nd for stand presentation during Societies day 1 last October, UCC Chemical Society win first place this time round!

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