When Sam Bartlett, an Oregon State University senior in chemistry, put on his lab coat, goggles and latex gloves in the summer of 2010, he didn’t expect to wind up helping organic chemists around the world.  ...

The 2011 edition of What Do Graduates Do? has recently been published by Prospects. This report identifies what graduates from the 2009/10 academic year were doing 6 months after qualification, be it work, further study or job seeking. For those employed, additional information is requested...

ScienceDaily (Oct. 4, 2011) — Researchers at Oregon State University have created a new, unifying method to describe a basic chemical concept called "electronegativity," first described almost 80 years ago by OSU alumnus Linus Pauling and part of the work that led to his receiving the Nobel...

CORVALLIS, Ore. – More than 60 percent of the energy produced by cars, machines, and industry around the world is lost as waste heat –...

A collaboration between two Oregon universities has paid off with a $20 million grant from the National Science Foundation to develop greener chemical processes.

The Center for Sustainable Materials Chemistry, a collaboration between Oregon State University and the University of Oregon,...

Oregon State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employers 

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When Ben Lansky first became a graduate teaching assistant (GTA) in the department of English, he found himself well supported by the faculty, and benefited from several days of orientation before his first teaching assignment. He graded sample essays, role-played possible confrontations with...

The American Chemical Society has named 213 members as ACS Fellows. The new fellows will be honored at the society’s fall national meeting in Denver later this month.
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CORVALLIS, Ore. – Chemists at Oregon State University have discovered that the same crystal structure they identified two years ago to create what may be the world’s best blue pigment can also be used with different elements to create other colors, with significant potential in the paint and...

Robert Johnson gets a lot of strange looks when he tells his friends what he does in Ken Hedberg’s lab. The senior from Salem and another student, Luke Costello from Corvallis, shoot beams of electrons through clouds of gasses and use...

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