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  • General School Information

    University of California, Santa Barbara
    Native Name
    University of California, Santa Barbara
    English Name
    University of California, Santa Barbara
    United States
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    University of California
    Santa Barbara
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    UCSB is one of 61 institutions elected to membership in the eminent Association of American Universities. And the Newsweek guide to America's best colleges has named the University of California as one of the country's "hottest colleges" twice in the past ten years.
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    Nobel Laureates
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    Over 3 million
    Real Estate Holdings
    1,055 acre
  • Chemistry Department Details

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    Department contact information

    Mailing Address
    UC Santa Barbara
    Santa Barbara, California

    Telephone 1-805-893-5675

    Research Areas

    Organic, Inorganic, Materials, Physical, Theoretical and Computational chemistry, and Biochemistry areas.

    Chemistry Department Information
    Our department consists of 35 faculty, 165 graduate students, 30 postdoctoral researchers, and 28 staff members, all dedicated to exploring the frontiers of chemical science. All branches of chemistry are well represented, including materials, inorganic, organic, physical, theoretical, analytical, and biochemical. We also feature a strong collaborative research environment, an ethos which is fostered by the creation of many interdisciplinary research units. Our department is one of the top programs in the country. Over the period 1997-2007 UCSB ranked 8th in the world in its citation impact in chemistry and the department ranked 22nd in the National Research Council rankings. The faculty includes two Nobel Chemistry prize winners (Walter Kohn, 1998, and Alan Heeger, 2000). In addition, UCSB was ranked 7th in the world in 2011 by the Centre for Science and Technologies Studies at Leiden University and 11th in the US in 2010 by Washington Monthly.
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