School of Chemical Sciences
Welcome to the School of Chemical Sciences
Welcome to the School of Chemical Sciences. We offer students, staff and the community a wide range of world-renowned undergraduate and postgraduate subjects, facilities and resources.
Professor Kevin Smith's inaugural lecture
21 August 2015“I don’t make materials: I measure them,” said Professor Kevin Smith from the School of Chemical Sciences at his inaugural lecture on 9 July. “And I’m curious to know how things work.” See the video of Kevin's lecture.
Unlocking Curious Minds Contestable fund success
28 May 2015Associate Professor Cather Simpson from the Department of Physics and School of Chemical Sciences has just been awarded $134,464 as part of the government’s Unlocking Curious Minds Contestable fund, as announced by Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce this afternoon.
Leading chemistry researcher wins award
20 May 2015Distinguished Professor Margaret Brimble of the University of Auckland has been named as one of this year’s Distinguished Women in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering by the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC).
From anti-bacterial food packaging to harnessing traditional Chinese medicines: top Chemistry scholars showcase their work
11 March 2015Top chemistry scholars at the University of Auckland are counting down to the annual Research Showcase this weekend where PhD students condense years of research work into just 12 minutes.
Nobel Laureate to visit New Zealand for Chemistry Centenary
05 March 2015Nobel Laureate Professor Robert H Grubbs, a Hood Fellow of the University of Auckland, will visit New Zealand as part of the centenary celebrations of the School of Chemical Sciences being held this month.