Division of Chemical Physics

The Division of Chemical Physics, established in 1950, exists to provide a forum for those who work to understand a broad range of chemical systems, from atomic collisions to complex materials, in terms of the behavior of the individual atoms and particles that make up the system.

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Congratulations to Our Newest APS Fellows

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Congratulations to New Prize & Award Recipients

2019 Irving Langmuir Prize in Chemical Physics
Devarajan Thirumala, University of Texas, Austin

2019 Herbert P. Broida Prize
Marsha Lester, University of Pennsylvania

2019 Earle K. Plyler Prize for Molecular Spectroscopy & Dynamics
Abraham Nitzan, University of Pennsylvania and Tel Aviv University

2019 Justin Jankunas Doctoral Dissertation Award in Chemical Physics
Arpa Hudait, University of Utah

News & Announcements

September 2019 Newsletter
The latest DCP newsletter has been posted.
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Help Endow the Jankunas Award
DCP has launched a fundraising campaign to endow the Justin Jankunas Doctoral Dissertation Award in Chemical Physics. Please support this award that encourages young scientists in our field of research.
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