Department History

Early History

Middle Years

"Highly Reactive" slideshow from LSA

Since the 1800s, the University of Michigan has been a hub of chemistry research and innovations. This slideshow highlights the researchers, classrooms, and labs that have shaped chemistry research at UM over the years. See the first building in North America constructed solely for chemistry research, meet the men behind the Gomberg-Bachman reaction, and take a peek inside a chemistry classroom today. See: "Highly Reactive" slideshow

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Faculty of the 1800s and beyond

Learn about UM Chemistry's Faculty in an informative resource within UM's 2017 bicentennial project, celebrating 200 years of service to the citizens of Michigan, the nation and beyond.