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The COMP News

  • COMP Award Winners Fall 2019 Congratulations to all of our COMP award winners for the Fall 2019 ACS in San Diego!The Chemical Computing Group Excellence Award for Graduate Students   Ruijie Darius Teo Duke University Department of Chemistry (David N. Beratan, advisor) Unraveling functional hole hopping pathways in the [4Fe4S]-containing DNA primase   Diptarka Hait University of California, Berkeley Department of Chemistry (Martin Head-Gordon, advisor) Development of excited state quantum chemistry methods capable of describing photodissociation of single bonds   Jon Paul Janet Massachusetts Institute of Technology Department of Chemical Engineering (Heather Kulik, advisor) Multifidelity methods for the design of transition metal complexes   Kalli Kappel Stanford University Biophysics Program (Rhiju Das, advisor) Rapid RNA structure determination through cryo-EM, high-throughput biochemistry, and computational modeling ...
    Posted Jun 29, 2019, 4:15 PM by Katrina L.
  • COMP Election 2019 The 2019 election will be for the 2021 Chair (2020 Chair-Elect), Councilor, and three Alternate Councilors.  The election will be conducted via Survey Monkey based on the official ACS COMP election email list of qualified voting members.  If you do not receive a ballot and expect to, please contact our secretary (contact details in the Current Officers Section).If you do not get your ballot by the end of 7/15, please check spam/filtered folders, ensure you have not opted out of Survey Monkey, and that your ACS official email address is up to date, and correctly entered.Bios for the Chair and Councilor candidates are available below via the pdf link below.
    Posted Jun 29, 2019, 4:04 PM by Katrina L.
  • Women Make COMP This is a call for the Women make COMP symposium that will be held at the Fall ACS meeting in San Diego. We are actively searching for abstracts from female graduate students and postdocs to participate in this symposium. Each awardee will be given the opportunity to present a short oral presentation alongside lectures from eminent women in the COMP field from both academia and industry. The awardee will also be given the Promise in COMP award, which includes registration fees and a plaque. Abstracts are due March 25th, under the ACS MAPS portal for COMP – Women make COMP symposium. Please see attached PDF for any other information, and forward to whomever you would like. If you have any ...
    Posted Mar 5, 2019, 2:07 PM by Maria Nagan
  • Fall 2018 ACS COMP Newsletter Our Fall 2018 newsletter is here! Check out the COMP division highlights in the attached PDF.
    Posted Oct 31, 2018, 5:07 AM by Katrina L.
  • 2019 Undergraduate Workshop - Orlando If you have an undergraduate student you’re sending to the ACS in Orlando, please have them apply to the Computers in Chemistry Division (COMP) Undergraduate Workshop. The workshop will have an introduction to QM, and MD methods. We’ll also have a career panel. Students should submit their poster for the regular Tuesday evening COMP Poster Session and also plan on attending the Sunday afternoon workshop.To apply please go to: https://tinyurl.com/ydhd7fphRolling deadline: October 12, 2018COMP will pay registration for any student accepted to the program.
    Posted Sep 14, 2018, 6:16 AM by Maria Nagan
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