Chemistry and Biochemistry

Almirall named AAAS fellow

Almirall named AAAS fellow

José R. Almirall has been elected a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Almirall, a chemistry professor in the College of […]

Alumna trades dance floor for farm fields

Alumna trades dance floor for farm fields

Carin Luna is on the frontlines of disease outbreaks but not of the human variety. She is part of the […]

Fighting disease one cell at a time

Fighting disease one cell at a time

Popular Pandey envisions a world where diseases are diagnosed and treated at the cellular level. For patients being treated for […]

2020 Faculty Convocation Awards Ceremony

2020 Faculty Convocation Awards Ceremony

Each year, the Office of the Provost recognizes individuals with significant achievements in their scholarly pursuits during the annual Faculty […]

FIU forensic facility recognized for adopting national science standards

FIU forensic facility recognized for adopting national science standards

FIU’s Trace Evidence Analysis Facility was recognized by the National Institute of Standards and Technology-sponsored Organization of Scientific Area Committees […]

FIU@Home: Create a bread petri dish experiment

FIU@Home: Create a bread petri dish experiment

Home is the first learning laboratory. This series brings opportunities to discover, explore and create to life-long learners everywhere. Through […]

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 […]

Understanding and accepting science identity

Understanding and accepting science identity

Studies have shown college students from racial minorities pursuing science have trouble seeing themselves as scientists. Justin Carmel, an assistant […]

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, […]