Jeff Dahn is recognized worldwide as a pioneer of the batteries now used to power everything from power tools to electric vehicles.
A world leader in organometallic and inorganic chemistry, Douglas Stephan’s research centres on making new molecules and using them as catalysts.
Lauren has been working on the hydrogenation of nitrous oxide, a potent greenhouse gas and ozone depleting agent. She credits the fantastic instructors and professors that she’s been able to learn from throughout her studies.
A high school science teacher inspired this chemistry scholar.
I hope that my research can be used to advance the status of cancer chemotherapies in Canada. I am honoured and humbled to be named a Killam Scholar, particularly among the other talented doctoral recipients.
Guaranteed funding means I can pursue more ambitious research, and have funding for travel to conferences and tell people about the research we’re doing in the field of ‘supramolecular’ chemistry, which means chemistry beyond the molecule.