In the News

Jackson on the cover of J. Physical Chemistry

Bret Jackson and his group made the cover of The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters with their publication on the effects of lattice motion on dissociative chemisorption.

New Department Head

As of the first of December, Richard Vachet, is the new department head for Chemistry. Welcome!

UMass Amherst Launches Institute for Applied Life Sciences

The opening of the Institute for Applied Life Sciences (IALS) at UMass Amherst was celebrated today by Massachusetts life science industry leaders and state and university officials during a day-long event, celebrating a $150 million investment to bring new discoveries in healthcare services and products to market.