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The New Mexico Tech Chemistry Department is the only one with a purpose-built building. All students pass through the chemistry courses, but the department also educates the next generation of brilliant chemists. Techies have access to state-of-the-art laboratories and undergraduates often contribute to professors projects and doctoral-level research.

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Rifat Khan, PhD Student 03-08-2024
Chemistry Seminar 03/08 @ 2 PM Lopez 106

Please come and join us while our Chemistry PhD student, Rifat Khan gives a talk on "Environmental Transformation and Toxicological Impacts of Metformin Hydrochloride."

Dr. Gayan Rubasinghege

Dr. Rubasinghege's research group has published their recent work, "The fate of inhaled uranium-containing particles upon clearance to gastrointestinal trac" in RSC Environmental Science: Processes & Impacts.