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In memoriam: Nobel laureate George Olah, 89
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The lauded USC scientist won the 1994 Nobel Prize in Chemistry
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Chemistry researchers find a possible route to lighter, smaller, longer-lasting rechargeable batteries
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The next wave of batteries will pack a larger charge in a smaller size, benefiting everything from cell phones to cars and even aircraft.
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Events

February 1, 2017:

Organic-Materials Chemistry Seminar:

Precision Cellular Delivery and Discovery of Fluorine Containing Abiotic Macromolecules

Prof. Bradley L. Pentelute, MIT

12:00 p.m., Olah Library

February 24, 2017:

14th Annual Carl M. Franklin Lecture on Science and Society:

Exploring the Universe with Gravitational Waves: LIGO, the Big Bang, and Black Holes

Kip S. Thorne, The Feynman Professor of Theoretical Physics, Emeritus, California Institute of Technology

4:00 p.m. SGM 123

Contacts

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University of Southern California
University Park
Los Angeles, CA 90089-1661

Phone: 740-5962

Fax: 740-6679

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