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Prof John M. Kelly, Fellow Emeritus winner of the "Institute of Chemistry of Ireland's 2018 Boyle Higgins Gold Medal"


On the right: Prof. John M. Kelly

Congratulations to Prof John M. Kelly, Fellow Emeritus, on winning the Institute of Chemistry of Ireland’s 2018 Boyle Higgins Gold Medal. Prof Kelly has over 50 years experience in photochemistry, most recently in the area of metal complexes as DNA probes.

To mark the occasion. Prof. Kelly gave a lecture entitled ‘1.4 Giga-seconds Exciting Chemistry -Time and the Photochemist’ at the Institute’s AGM in the Royal College of Surgeons on April 19th, 2018.


2018 Newly Elected Fellows and Scholars - Trinity Monday Announcements


SCHOLARS: Congratulations to all of the students who were elected as Scholars on Trinity Monday and, in particular, the students who sat the Chemistry Scholar examinations*.

Conor Berney
Maya Devine
Emma Govan
Áine Heffernan
Elle Loughran
Caoimhe O’Connell*
Enya O’Connell Hussey

Nanoscience, Physics and Chemistry of Advanced Materials
Andrew Burgees
Eoin Caffrey*
Luke Doolan*
Dawn Kelly
Jack Maughan*

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New International Taught Masters in Energy Science offered by Trinity College Dublin


The Masters in Energy Science is designed to equip students with the theoretical knowledge and the practical skills to develop careers in the global energy sector. To find out more, click here

Chemistry breakthroughs open new doors to drug developers and cancer researchers


The scientists were led by Prof. Mathias Senge and his group from Trinity College Dublin’s School of Chemistry. Their discovery was recently published in the international journal Chemistry – A European Journal, in which it features as a VIP paper and on the journal front cover. Read more

Visiting TCD-Chemistry grounds from petting farm organised by the DU Agricultural Society (@_agsoc).


New International Taught Masters in Energy Science offered by Trinity College Dublin

Llama considering to join Chemistry, cheered up students with its presence on Tuesday afternoon (16-01-2018).