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Tulane graduate students research, recreate unsolved 67-year-old experiment

Tulane University graduate students studying with Alexander Burin, PhD, professor in the Department of Chemistry, were tasked with investigating... more

Researcher awarded $1.65M to study fundamentals behind protein build-up linked to Alzheimer’s Aug 14, 2018 Barri Bronston

Tulane University chemistry professor Bruce C. Gibb has been awarded a $1.65 million grant for research that could shed light on the molecular details of such diseases as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s. The four-year grant from the National Institutes of Health will enable Gibb and his team to study... more

Royal Society of Chemistry honors Tulane professor Mar 23, 2018 Barri Bronston

Bruce Gibb, a chemistry professor in the Tulane University School of Science and Engineering, has been elected as a fellow of the prestigious Royal Society of Chemistry. The United Kingdom-based organization brings together chemists from around the world to advance the chemical sciences and each... more

Archaeological sciences course gears up for big year Aug 14, 2017 Barri Bronston

Tulane chemistry professor Scott Grayson is downright giddy about one of the classes he will be teaching when the 2017-18 academic year opens in August – archaeological sciences. “It will be the most fun course I’ve been involved with since I’ve been here at Tulane,” he said. But Grayson is also... more

Get SMART with summer research opportunity Feb 02, 2017 Barri Bronston

The Tulane School of Science and Engineering is accepting applications for a summer undergraduate research opportunity on Tulane’s uptown campus. The Summer Materials Research at Tulane (SMART) program is a 10-week multidisciplinary research experience for undergraduates incorporating the... more

Tulane researchers awarded grant to develop smart polymers Sep 19, 2014 Barri Bronston

The National Science Foundation has awarded a group of 14 Louisiana and Mississippi researchers – including four from Tulane University – up to $6 million to develop tools that will help strengthen the regional workforce and broaden opportunities in science, technology, engineering and mathematics... more