Tag: Chemistry

Faculty note: Prof. Bakshi publication

UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Mandeep Singh Bakshi  (Chemistry, NAS) published the research work of Indo-US post-doctoral fellow Meenakshi in the high impact “Journal of Materials Chemistry C” of Royal Society of Chemistry, UK. This work highlights an efficient way of removing toxic metal particulates from fresh water by using magnetic nanomaterials.  

Faculty note: Professors McIntire and Luczaj journal publication

Chernobyl Liquidator Medal

UW-Green Bay’s Michael McIntire (Associate Professor, Chemistry) and John Luczaj (Professor, Geoscience) had an article published in the journal J (MDPI, Switzerland). The article, “Chernobyl’s Lesser Known Design Flaw: The Chernobyl Liquidator Medal—An Educational Essay” was published on August 9, 2019 and is available online. The article presents a mathematical analysis of the famous Chernobyl […]

Manitowoc Campus student Makenna Pucker named ‘Promise Scholar’

Makenna Pucker

Congratulations to Manitowoc Campus student Makenna Pucker ’20, who has been selected as a 2019 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholar and will receive a $1,000 scholarship designated for Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society members. Pucker outlined her future plans in this video. The Rosendale, Wis. native, plans to transfer to UW-Green Bay and is looking […]

WRFV segment covers upcoming ‘Cool Chemistry’ events at UW-Green Bay, Manitowoc Campus

Check out this fun segment of “Cool Chemistry” at the UW-Green Bay, Manitowoc Campus from WFRV. Two free “Cool Chemistry” shows will be held on the Manitowoc Campus on Thursday, May 2, 2019. At 4:30 p.m., Ages three through eight are welcome, and then starting at 6:30 p.m., ages nine and up are welcome.  

Faculty note: Assistant Prof. Mandeep Singh Bakshi ‘Biofuels’ publication

Assistant Prof. Mandeep Singh Bakshi (Chemistry, Natural and Applied Sciences) published recent article “Biodiesel as a non-aqueous medium for the synthesis of nanomaterials: relevance to metallic particulate suspensions in biofuels and their removalin” in Biofuels. This work highlights the synthesis and characterization of nano materials in Biodiesel medium for removing metallic particulates from aqueous contaminations to achieve […]

‘Cool Chemistry’ event at UW-Green Bay, Manitowoc Campus on Thursday, May 2

Two free shows, a 4:30 p.m. show for young scientists between the ages of three and eight and a 6:30 p.m. show for big kids ages nine and up, will be taking place at the UW-Green Bay, Manitowoc Campus in the University Theatre on Thursday, May 2, 2019. These ‘cool’ events will give attendees the […]

Marinette, Green Bay and Manitowoc Campuses represent at Research in the Rotunda

Research in the Rotunda 2019

On Wednesday, April 17, 2019, the annual Research in the Rotunda was held in the Capitol Rotunda in Madison. Undergraduate researchers from across the state, together with their faculty advisors, shared their research findings on a variety of important topics with state leaders and legislators. Take a look at this impressive list of UW-Green Bay […]

Reminder: ‘Cool Chemistry’ event at UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus, Tuesday (April 23)

A free show for young scientists ages five and up will be taking place on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at the UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus in the University Theatre at 6:30 p.m. At this “cool” event, attendees are invited to experience explosions, color-changing solutions, solid foams, dry ice fog, fire and even more explosions. Attendees […]

‘Cool Chemistry’ event at UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus, Tuesday, April 23

Young scientists ages 5 and up are invited for a free educational, exciting and explosive evening of Cool Chemistry! The event will be taking place at the UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. in the University Theatre. Come and experience explosions, color-changing solutions, solid foams, dry ice fog and […]