Tag: Chemistry

Faculty note: Assistant Prof. Mandeep Singh Bakshi publishes article

Assistant Prof. Mandeep Singh Bakshi (Chemistry, Natural and Applied Sciences) has published an article in ACS Omega. This work highlights the synthesis, characterization and applications of bioflavonoid protected nanoparticles in bio-nanotechnology.

Reminder: UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus Speaker Series to continue on Tuesday, Nov. 13

The 2018-19 Speaker Series at UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus will continue on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018 at 7 p.m. in the Wombat Room (2114) with “Monsanto is a ‘Four Letter Word,’” presented by Associate Prof. James Kabrhel (Chemistry). This talk will examine the company that created Roundup and other common pesticides and herbicides, and look […]

Faculty note: Prof. Bakshi has new publication

UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Mandeep Singh Bakshi (Chemistry, Natural and Applied Science) published a recent article, Keto–Enol Tautomerism of Temperature and pH Sensitive Hydrated Curcumin Nanoparticles: Their Role as Nanoreactors and Compatibility with Blood Cells, in ACS journal J of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. This work highlights the synthesis, characterization and applications of Curcumin nanoparticles […]

Speaker Series at UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus continues on Tuesday, Nov. 13

The 2018-19 Speaker Series will continue on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018 at 7 p.m. in the Wombat Room (Room 2114) on the UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus. The presentation is “Monsanto is a ‘Four Letter Word,’” by Sheboygan Campus Associate Prof. James  Kabrhel (Chemistry). The presentation will focus on examining Monsanto, a company responsible for creating […]

Faculty note: Assistant Prof. Mandeep Singh Bakshi publishes article in ACS Omega

Assistant Prof. Mandeep Singh Bakshi (Chemistry, NAS) has published an article in ACS Omega. This publication is from the research work of undergraduate student Apoorva Gurtu. The article highlights the self-assembled behavior of proteins catalyzed by the nanometallic surfaces in relevance to fibrillation and amyloidosis of proteins responsible for several critical diseases.

Faculty note: Assistant Prof. Mandeep Singh Bakshi’s article published in international journal

Assistant Prof. Mandeep Singh Bakshi (Inorganic Chemistry) published an article in the International Journal of Biological Macromolecules. His article focuses on synthesis, characterization and applications of rice protein nanoparticles in food and pharmaceutical formulations.

Alumnus Heintzkill ’16 takes second place in UWM Poster Competition 2018

UW-Milwaukee College of Engineering and Applied Science hosted its 10th annual Student Research Poster Competition in April. Reed Heintzkill ’16 (Chemistry), who studies Materials Science in UW-Milwaukee’s graduate studies program, was awarded second place (selected among graduate and doctoral students) for his poster, “Synthesis of Transparent Conductive Oxide (TCO) ZnO thin films by ‘solgel, spincoating’ technique.” […]

UW-Green Bay student Gillian Evanoff named outstanding chemistry student

The Northeast Wisconsin local section of the American Chemical Society held its annual awards banquet on Thursday May 3, 2018 at Lawrence University in Appleton. Graduating senior Gillian Evanoff (Chemistry, Education minor) received UW-Green Bay’s Outstanding Chemistry Senior Award, which was presented by Associate Prof. and Chair, Michael McIntire. UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Mandeep Bakshi […]

Faculty note: Prof. Mandeep publication

Assistant Prof. Mandeep Singh Bakshi  (Chemistry, NAS) recently published a “historical perspective” article in the high impact journal “Advances in Colloid and Interface Science.” This work highlights the characteristic features of different kinds of surface active molecules on the crystal growth control of the nanomaterials. A broad understanding of shape controlled growth by the surface active molecules can be […]

Congratulations are in order for UW-Manitowoc’s Lybbert

Congratulations to UW-Manitowoc Assistant Prof. Breeyawn Lybbert (Chemistry), named the 2017-2018 Kaplan Award recipient at UW-Manitowoc. The award recognizes individuals for significant and innovative improvement in instruction and/or service to students. Recipients receive a $250 grant from the University, which is matched by the UW-Manitowoc Foundation. The award honors Arthur M. Kaplan, who retired in […]