||Congratulations to Xiaobin for being awarded the Bert and Lee Friesen Graduate Scholarship in Chemistry!
|June 4, 2019
||The 30th anniversary of the Tiananmen Massacre in Beijing is very much on my mind; back then, we followed the developments with great interest and were dismayed by the crushed hopes and the brutality of the totalitarian state.
A few interesting and relevant recent articles on the topic:
- When China Massacred Its Own People
- The New Tiananmen Papers. Inside the Secret Meeting That Changed China
- What I Learned Leading the Tiananmen Protests
- Photos of the Tiananmen Square Protests Through the Lens of a Student Witness
- Als Peking ganz kurz leuchtete
- China Cannot Erase the Truth of Tiananmen
|May 3, 2019
||Georg will give an invited plenary lecture at the Manitoba Chemistry Symposium (MCS2019) in Brandon.
April/ May 2019
|Welcome to our summer students! |
Laura Ferch will re-join us for her fourth summer (Funding by the Faculty of Science).
Monica Sharma will continue her work in the group (Funding by the Faculty of Science).
Gautam Jha and Nikalabh Dihingia join us as MITACS Globalink interns.
|April 5, 2019
||Welcome to our newest group member Varathan Elumalai!
Varathan will be working on collaborations within CAST.
|March 18, 2019
||Prof. Udo Schwingenschlögl from KAUST is visiting us and giving a talk − welcome back to Canada, Udo!
|March 1, 2019
||Congratulations to Gurpreet on the birth of a baby boy! Congratulations also to the new dad and the big sister!
||Congratulations to former group member Nish Rathod who has been accepted into the graduate program at the University of Alberta! All the best for this new chapter in your life, Nish! Nish joins the group of Howard Young, Department of Biochemistry.
||Welcome to our newest group member, Rebecca Santos! Rebecca joins us as an Honours Project student. She will be working on the interaction of aqueous uranium with eudistomins.
||Congratulations to former group member Christophe Match who has successfully defended (in December) and completed his M.Sc. thesis in the Department of Physics and Astronomy!
||Georg has taken on the position of Associate Head, Graduate Studies, in the Department of Chemistry.
|January 1, 2019
||Happy New Year!
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