Department of Chemistry

Department of Chemistry



Chemistry has and continues to contribute greatly to the well-being of mankind. Developments such as pharmaceutical drugs, Kevlar, Gortex, and many other synthetic materials that we now use are taken for granted in our daily lives. However, many problems remain. Pollution, global warming, disease, and malnutrition are but a few that involve chemistry. These problems will be better and more quickly tackled and solved by a society that understands and appreciates the role chemistry can play in contributing to these solutions. Learn More.



PhD student David Mandia wins grad award

David Mandia, a Chemistry PhD candidate, was awarded one of five 2014-2015 Graduate Student Open Access Awards which were recently handed out. These monetary awards of $1000.00 were established to support Carleton University graduate students in publishing research in open access journals. Read... More

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Spring convocation runs June 9 to 12

Faculty of Science Convocation will take place on Tuesday, June 9 at 9:30 am. The graduation ceremony will take place in the Fieldhouse. Congratulations to all the Chemistry and Food Science and Nutrition students who are graduating at this ceremony. Information about the full schedule, student... More

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Chemistry professor Maria DeRosa wins a 2015 Capital Educators’ Award

At the May 21 EduGala held in Ottawa, popular Chemistry professor Maria DeRosa received a Capital Educators’ Award. ““The Capital Educators’ Awards recognize the achievements of outstanding educators and celebrates public education in our community – across the entire spectrum... More

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