Congrats Shannon!

MSc student Shannon Whitty successfully completed her comprehensive exam to be elevated to the PhD program. Congrats from the Cunningham and Jessop groups Shannon!

Raz Abbasi wins Excellence Award in Green Chemistry and Sustainability

Congratulations to PhD student, Raz Abbasi who is 2024 Queen’s Student Chapter of the American Chemical Society (Q-ACA) Excellence Award in Green Chemistry and Sustainability (Graduate Student Category). Raz is co- supervised by Michael Cunningham and Philip Jessop from the Department of Chemistry. Her project focuses on CO2-switchable chemistry and polymers, specifically their application in

Seeking September 2024 PhD Graduate Student

Dr. Cunningham is looking for a PhD student to join his group in September 2024. Please email a copy of your CV and unofficial transcript to Ms. Jessica Bright (jessica.bright@queensu.ca) with the subject line: Bruce Mitchell Research Program Application. Please note: you will still have to successfully apply as a graduate student to the Smith

Congrats Carolina!

Carolina participated in the Queen’s/RMC Chemical Engineering Poster Day on September 22. She won the  Best Master Poster Award and People’s Choice Award for her poster: Enhancing Latex-Based Coatings with Carboxylated Cellulose Nanocrystals. Congratulations again on the awards Carolina!

Congratulations Dr. Ho!

Congratulations to Dr. Jaddie Ho who successfully defended his PhD thesis on October 21st! The Jessop group wishes you all the best in your future endeavors. Hoping that your hard work always brings out the best results for you. Congrats again!

Congrats Ross!

Congratulations to Ross Jansen-van Vuuuren on winning the prize for the Queen’s University Art of Research 2020 contest in the Invisible Discoveries Category. More details and the other 2020 winners can be found here. Description of Photo: The photograph is of a water-swollen hydrogel particle created in our chemistry laboratory, taken with an instrument called