Chemistry and Biochemistry

Undergraduate students conduct research from home

Undergraduate students conduct research from home

When the summer semester came along, students still weren’t allowed on campus. Experimental labs were canceled, and remote labs became […]

Professor creates novel device

Professor creates novel device

Center for Advanced Research in Forensic Science director Jose Almirall created a new sampling device for ignitable liquid residue, or […]

ADVANCE Florida Network provides benefits to visitors and hosts, says FIU professor

ADVANCE Florida Network provides benefits to visitors and hosts, says FIU professor

By Ashley Garcia Sonia Underwood is an assistant professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry and part of the STEM Transformation Institute, […]

FIU professor spearheads development of novel analytical tools

FIU professor spearheads development of novel analytical tools

Chemistry professor and Institute of Environment researcher Francisco Fernández-Lima recently spoke with Chemical & Engineering News about his uses for […]

FIU@Home: Discover pH Rainbow Volcanos

FIU@Home: Discover pH Rainbow Volcanos

Home is the first learning laboratory. This is one in a series that brings opportunities to discover, explore and create […]

Podcast: Staying motivated during COVID-19

Podcast: Staying motivated during COVID-19

College of Arts, Sciences & Education students who lead a club for pre-med students shared stories they have heard or […]

Biomolecular faculty member awarded $500,000 grant

Biomolecular faculty member awarded $500,000 grant

Yi Xiao, a researcher in FIU’s Biomolecular Sciences Institute, received a $500,000 grant from the National Institute of Food and […]

Podcast: Staying healthy during social distancing

Podcast: Staying healthy during social distancing

The FIU Honors College launched More than a Major Podcast where they aim to have informal conversations about several topics […]

More research is needed before deciding to eliminate general chemistry labs

More research is needed before deciding to eliminate general chemistry labs

For some time, educators have questioned the value of general chemistry labs. The shift to online learning during the COVID-19 […]

Up Close: Fabiana Taglia and Mirna Ghemrawi

Up Close: Fabiana Taglia and Mirna Ghemrawi

At the College of Arts, Sciences & Education, we’re training the next generation of changemakers. Our faculty and students are […]