Catalyst - Fall 2018
Catalyst presents the stories of the Department of Chemistry.
Message from the Chair
Recognizing the career of Distinguished Professor Dale Poulter.
Faculty Profile: Ming Hammond
“What I love about chemistry is that you get to use your powers of deduction, like being a real world Sherlock Holmes." - Ming Hammond
Jack & Peg Simons Endowed Professorship
In 1971, Jack Simons was recruited to Utah from MIT where he had completed his postdoctoral fellowship. At the young age of 26, Jack joined chemistry legends Henry Eyring, Josef Michl, and Frank Harris at the U.
Alumni: Martha Hughes Cannon
Q&A with Shaylee Larson
Letter From the Dean
It is a pleasure to announce that Distinguished Professors Peter Armentrout and Scott Anderson have been
appointed by President Ruth Watkins as holders of Henry Eyring Presidential Endowed Chairs in Chemistry.