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SLF-Lancaster Chemistry Competition

SLF-Lancaster Chemistry Competition

Earlier this week, sixth form students from across the South Lakes area visited the Chemistry Department at Lancaster University, to compete against each other in the inaugural South Lakes Federation-Lancaster Chemistry Competition.

Thu 03 April 2014

University looks to play matchmaker between businesses and top researchers

University looks to play matchmaker between businesses and top researchers

Lancaster University is looking to match businesses and top academic researchers during a series of three day-long events.The Collaborative Impact events aim to match industry ideas to academic research to forge partnerships that lead to novel products and services.

Wed 05 March 2014

New NMR equipment and expertise for Chemistry at Lancaster

New NMR equipment and expertise for Chemistry at Lancaster

The opening of a new Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Laboratory is the latest boost to the return of chemistry to Lancaster University.

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Thu 14 November 2013

Chemistry Graduates Meet Freshers to Launch the New Chemistry Department

Over 90 alumni, ex staff, current staff and new students came together on October 18 to celebrate the re-opening of the Chemistry Department at Lancaster University.

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Fri 01 November 2013

Chemistry Innovation to give seminar

Chemistry Innovation is a TSB funded Knowledge Transfer Network working across four priority areas (product design, sustainable chemistry, bio-based products and innovation manufacturing) to bring together industry, academia and government. Carol Boyer-Spooner, CEO, will visit Science and Technology to give a seminar on innovation priorities for the chemical using industries on Wednesday 23 October.

Tue 15 October 2013

Building is catalyst for new Chemistry Department

Building is catalyst for new Chemistry Department

Chemistry's return to Lancaster University marks a significant investment by the University.

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Wed 19 June 2013

Year 13 Students Visit the Chemistry Department

On 3rd of May, staff welcomed year 13 pupils from St Christopher's C of E school in Accrington, who were visiting to experience practical chemistry in a university setting. In the morning the students prepared transition metal glyoxime complexes, which are model compounds for vitamin B12, and characterised them by infrared and UV-vis spectroscopy. The afternoon saw them determining the copper content of different brasses using spectroscopic techniques. If you are interested in bringing a...

Wed 15 May 2013

Exciting job opportunities in Chemistry

With the first members of Lancaster's new Chemistry department now in place (see the profiles on the People page for further details), we are seeking to expand our team with a new set of appointments across various areas of Chemistry. This includes four appointments at lectureship level, and a chair in solid-state NMR. For further information, including details of how to apply, please see the

Thu 07 February 2013