• Dr. Omar Farha gave a stunning talk
      Jan 23 about his application of MOFs 
      to detoxifying nerve agents

    • 2014 Basolo Medalist Makoto Fujita delivered a scintillating talk on self-assembly at the annual Northwestern/ACS Basolo Meeting

    • Don Wink was a hit in September, and many stayed late for networking

    • The head table at the 2014 Willard Gibbs Award Ceremony for Caltech Prof. John E. Bercaw.

    • YCC tour of the Joint Center for Energy Storage Research at Argonne National Labs, in conjunction with the June General Meeting. JCESR Director George Crabtree (center) showcased this important center for battery research

    • Long-serving board member Frank Jarzembowski receives the 2014 Distinguished Service Award from DSA Chair Susan Shih at the June meeting

    Welcome to the Chicago Section ACS

    We're very pleased to present our new website! Some of it is still under construction, but we think you'll find the new format useful. Please explore! Also, we are maintaining our previous website, with its extensive high-res photo collections, at archives.chicagoacs.net