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Karthish Manthiram Receives Two Early Career Awards

Karthish Manthiram, the Theodore T. Miller Career Development Chair and an assistant professor in chemical engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), has been named both a 2021 Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar and a 2021 Sloan Research Fellow.

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Perspective on Oxidation of Ammonia

Ammonia, NH3, is an essential chemical, produced globally from the Haber process at a massive scale (165 million tons annually). A familiar component of strong household cleaners, ammonia is an energetically dense molecule that primarily turns into the fertilizers that feed the world. However, its potential for other applications requires knowledge on how to release the energy stored in the N-H bonds. A new article in the Journal of the American Chemical Society from CME researchers provides a perspective on the use of molecular catalysts to do just that by oxidizing ammonia.

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CME's Mayer Elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

James Mayer, Charlotte Fitch Roberts Professor of Chemistry at Yale University and research leader at PNNL's Center for Molecular Electrocatalysis (CME), has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

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Professor Shannon Stahl wins the 2020 American Chemical Society Catalysis Lectureship

Stahl is the Steenbock Professor of Chemical Sciences at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and he leads the Molecular Mediators thrust in the Center for Molecular Electrocatalysis. The ACS Division of Catalysis Science and Technology and the journal ACS Catalysis jointly award the lectureship annually, honoring outstanding research in catalysis.

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Sue Clark receives ACS Glenn T. Seaborg Award

IDREAM Director Sue Brannon Clark will receive the Glenn T. Seaborg Award for Nuclear Chemistry from the American Chemical Society at the March 2020 national meeting in Philadelphia.

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