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News

2006 ~ 2005 ~ 2004 ~ 2003 ~ 2002 ~ 2001 ~ 2000 ~ 1999

2005

  • August 3, 2005
    David Tyler speaking on a new method for fixing nitrogen on WorldTalkRadio "Science and Society" program -WorldTalkRadio
  • Aug 1, 2005
    Photodegradable Plastics - American Chemical Society
  • July 7, 2005
    University of Oregon Partners with Voxtel - SmallTimes
  • July 5, 2005
    University of Oregon chemists discover new way to fix nitrogen - EurekaAlert
    , physorg.com
  • June 8, 2005
    Jim Hutchison speaking on green nanotechnology on WorldTalkRadio "Science and Society" program -WorldTalkRadio
  • May 16, 2005
    Expanding ONAMI - The institute seeks to bring in federal funding and expand research ventures
    -The Daily Emerald
  • April 25, 2005
    Nanoscience makes this chemist see green -EE Times
  • April 1, 2005
    Professor patents usage of gold particles in transistors -Oregon Daily Emerald
  • March 31, 2005
    UO researcher wins nanotech patent -The Portland Business Journal
    UO-ONAMI researcher gets patent for nanoparticle-based electronic devices
    -Physorg.com
  • February 23, 2005
    Oregon - Where the world looks to find the most advanced nanoelectronics manufacturing (PDF) -Small Times Magazine Advertorial
  • February 16, 2005
    A greener route to gold nanoparticles -Environmental Science and Technology Online

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  • Green Chemistry: CHEMRAWN Conference explores the progress and prospects of chemical research and science policy in advancing global sustainable development - http://www.uoregon.edu/~hutchlab/greenchem/, Chemical & Engineering News, July 16, 2000
  • Support for a Rare Breed: Tenured Women Chemists - Chronicle of Higher Education, November 20, 2000
  • In Their Elements: Water - Register Guard Newspaper, November 26, 2000
  • Chemistry Professor Andy Marcus Unveils New Technique to Study Microscopic Parts of Cells - Biophysical Journal, October 2000
  • Chip Camp Brings the Chemistry and Physics of the Semiconductor Industry to Undergrads -This summer the Materials Science Institute launched Chip Camp, a week-long all-expense-paid introduction to the microelectronics industry for undergraduates in chemistry and physics. As part of the camp, students fabricate their own LEDs and other devices in the new Semiconductor Processing Lab.
  • Doctoral Student Wins Green Chemistry Award - Cascade Newsletter, Fall 2000
  • Intel Donates Instrumentation to Department - Intel recently donated $425,000 worth of instrumentation to the Materials Science Institute. The new equipment is being used in chemistry, physics and biology labs. The gift included two optical light microscropy stations with CCD cameras and vibration isolation tables. A large sputter deposition system was also donated and parted out to various MSI laboratories, inlcuding six cryopumps, five turbo pumps, roughing pumps, and associated vacuum harware and power supplies. The system measured over ten feet square and weighed several tons. The Materials Science Institute fosters research between chemistry and physics at the University of Oregon.
  • Green Chemist Awarded for his Efforts - Oregon Daily Emerald, July 6, 2000
  • UO Already Working Toward Govenor's Sustainability Goals - UO Press Release, June 5, 2000
  • Green Chemistry for a Better World - Inquiry Magazine, Spring 2000
  • Green Experiments for the Organic Lab - Chemical & Engineering News, February 21, 2000
  • Practical Green Chemistry at the University of Oregon - Green Chemistry Network Online, February, 2000
  • University of Oregon Green Chemistry Laboratory - Journal of Green Chemistry, Issue 1, 2000 (See "Forum" for pdf of story)
  • Organic Chemistry Goes for the Green - The Chronical of Higher Education, January 14, 2000 (pdf format)
  • University Finds It's Easier Being Green - Eugene Register Guard, January 14, 2000

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