Inorganic Chemistry

Inorganic chemistsInorganic chemists at KU employ a broad range of synthetic, physical/spectroscopic, and computational methods to address questions in the areas of coordination, supramolecular, organometallic, bioinorganic, and materials chemistry.  Research themes encompass uncovering new reactivity profiles of metal-based compounds, molecular recognition, advancing mechanistic understanding of metalloenzyme function and catalysis, as well as developing nanomaterials for molecular electronics, photovoltaics and renewable energy applications.

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Chemistry department receives more than $6 million in research grants annually
14 chemistry faculty members have NSF CAREER Awards
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