Mirkin Group News
Michael Evangelopoulos has been one of the class of 2023 Brady Scholars Graduate Student Fellows. Congrats, Michael!
Congrats to Mirkin Group members Max Distler, Yuanwei Li & Peter Winegar who are in the 2020 cohort of Ryan Fellows.
Congratulations to Mirkin Group BME MD/PhD graduate student, Bilal Naved, who received a prestigious NIH F30 Fellowship to support his efforts in applying strategies in nanomedicine to address kidney disease.
Congratulations to Mirkin Group BME graduate student, Michael Evangelopoulos, who was awarded a Fotios Litsas Scholarship from the Hellenic Professional Society of Illinois based on his academic excellence and contributions to the Hellenic community. Click here for...
Congratulations to Mirkin Group postdoc, Dr. Devleena Samanta, who received $10,000 in funding as a Hanna Gray Finalist Award from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute!
Congrats to Mirkin Group MSE graduate student Jingshan Du, who is the recipient of the SPIE Optics and Photonics Education Scholarship! You can read the press release here.
Congratulations to MIrkin Group graduate student, Wenjie Zhou, winner of the 2020 International Precious Metals Institute 2020 Bright Futures Award. Way to go, Wenjie!
Graduate student, Abha Gosavi has been awarded the McBride Award. You can read more about Abha and the award here. Congratulations, Abha!
A recent Mirkin Group publication in PNAS, "Catalyst discovery through megalibraries of nanomaterials," was featured by Science News. You can read the story here.
Chad A. Mirkin has been selected to receive the 2018 Richards Award and Medal, in recognition of “conspicuous achievements in chemistry,” from the Northeastern Section of the American Chemical Society (ACS). Read more here.
Prof. Mirkin will receive the 2019 Netherlands Award for Supramolecular Chemistry. To read more please click here.
Prof. Mirkin's undergraduate alma mater, Dickinson College, put out this video highlighting Chad's inspiration, career and scientific successes—particularly in the fields of nanotechnology and health care.
Congratulations to Dr. Mike Ross & Dr. Stacey Barnaby, Mirkin Group alumni, who were married on June 2, 2018. Mike is currently a postdoc at UC Berkeley & Stacey is a Senior Chemist at Dow.
Congratulations to Mirkin Graduate Student PC Chen and Mirkin alumni Dr. Qingyuan Lin, who have both been awarded the Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-Financed Students Abroad. Founded by the Chinese government in 2003, the award recognizes academic...
Mirkin Group graduate student, PC Chen, was recently named as a recipient of the 2018 ACS Division of Inorganic Chemistry (DIC) Young Investigator Award award. The award will be presented at the Fall 2018 ACS National Meeting in Boston. PC will receive a $1,000...
Prof. Mirkin has been awarded the 2018 Harrison Howe Award. Awarded annually since 1946 by the Rochester Section of the American Chemical Society (ACS), the award honors Harrison Howe, one of the founders of the Rochester Section of the ACS, who was a fervent champion...
Chad Mirkin is this year’s recipient of the Remsen Award from the Maryland Section of the American Chemical Society and the Chemistry Department of Johns Hopkins. The award is given each year to an outstanding chemist and consists of an honorarium ($2000) and a plaque...
Prof. Chad A. Mirkin was elected as a Foreign Member of the Chinese Academy of Sciences along with two other Northwestern Professors Sir Fraser Stoddart and Yonggang Huang. You can read more about the announcement here.