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Trinity College Dublin was founded in 1592 and is ranked at 71 in the QS world university rankings for 2015. Formal chemistry teaching commenced in August 1711 when the first dedicated Lecturer in Chemistry was appointed. The School of Chemistry has 20 academic staff, 5 administrative staff and 14 technical and attendant staff, of whom 2 are employed full-time in workshops that provide electronic and glassblowing services. Read more

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(Chemistry World: After a solvent evaporated, this beautiful, unexpected motif formed. It seems like small trees have taken root and are seeking the sun).

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Next Seminar/Event

School of Chemistry

Research Seminar Series

Thursday 29th September, 2016 at 12pm

Chemistry LARGE Lecture Theatre
Main Building


Prof. Marie Migaud
Queen’s University Belfast (UK)


"Green Chemistry meets biological chemistry and drug discovery: New entities to probe cell metabolism"


All interested are welcome


(Post-graduate students, post-doctoral researchers and academic staff are requested to attend).


Last updated 29 September 2016 by School of Chemistry (Email).