Recent Events

May 10th, 2022, Cheers and excitement for Alex Pavelic, who recently announced his acceptance and decision to attend the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) to work towards his PhD in Chemistry!!!
May 1st 2022, Congratulations to Mike Trenerry and Alex Pavelic for receiving the UW Madison Stephen Morton Research Mentorship Award, and a second congratulations to Alex for also receiving the ACS Local Section Undergraduate Award for Excellence in Chem
April 7th 2022, Congrats to both Amelia Wheaton and Mike Aristov for receiving the 2022 GSFLC Travel Grant!
April 4th 2022, A special congratulations to undergraduate researcher Alex Pavelic for receiving honorable mentions on his 2021-2022 NSF-GRFP submission!
February 18th, 2022: A massive congratulations to Mike Trenerry, Amelia Wheaton, and Mike Aristov for receiving the Sam C. Slifkin Award in Chemistry, the Harold Hay Fellowship, and the Harold Hay Fellowship respectively!
February 17th, 2022: Congratulations to Michael Roy and Mike Trenerry on their publication in Inorg. Chem. “Electronic Structure of Ru26+ Complexes with Electron-Rich Anilinopyridinate Ligands”!
February 8th, 2022: Congrats to Sungho V. Park for his publication in JACS: “Formation of the N≡N Triple Bond from Reductive Coupling of a Paramagnetic Diruthenium Nitrido Compound”!
February 4th, 2022: Congratulations to Mike A. for receiving the UW-Madison’s Department of Chemistry Outstanding Chemistry Teaching Assistant Award!
January 24th, 2022: Congrats to Mike A., Han Geng, and Alex Pavelic for their publication in J. Appl. Cry. for his work on 3D crystallographic educational tools!
January 18th, 2022: Read more about the Berry Group’s outreach and dedication to chemistry education in the Badger Chemist newsletter:!
December 30th, 2021: Read the Wisconsin state journal’s take on the Berry group’s ammonia oxidation project:!
December 21st, 2021: Congratulations to Dr. Michael Roy (#16) on successfully defending his thesis!! His next stop, a postdoc in the La Pierre group at Georgia Tech!
December 10th, 2021: Congratulations to Alex Pavelic for receiving the Trewartha senior thesis grant. Best of luck in your last semester!
December 8th, 2021: The Berry group offers a very warm welcome to two incoming 1st year students, Rebecca Walde and James Harris. We wish you the best of luck and look forward to working with you!
November 17th, 2021: Read the Badger Herald’s take on the Berry group’s ammonia oxidation project: