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Long Island Subsection
The Long Island Subsection serves the membership of the American Chemical Society on Long Island with . Our mission is to promote the interaction and scholarship of chemists in Brooklyn and Manhattan. Meetings and social events are open to the public and typically attended by local chemistry students, teachers, and professionals from the area.

Inquiries should be addressed to the Subsection Chair Dr. Daniel Amarante.  The leadership team includes:
  • Dr. Qi Wang, Chair-Elect
  • Dr. John Sleckman, Immediate Past-Chair
  • Dr. Terrence Black, Secretary
  • Dr. Philip Mark, Treasurer
  • Dr. Nadja Grobe, Director
  • Dr. Ping Furlan, Director
  • Dr. Sujun Wei, Director
  • Dr. Rakhi Agarwal, Director
Event Calendar
December 2, 2021
      Dynamics and Potential Energy Surfaces of Singlet Oxygen Oxidation of 8-Oxo-2'-deoxyguanosine and its Methyl Analogue: Elucidated by Guided-Ion-Beam Experiment and Multi-reference Electronic Structure Computation
      Ms. May Myat Moe
      Queens College - CUNY
      Registration Required - click Zoom link on flyer

November 4, 2021
      Coral Reef Conservation and Governance: Applying Science in a Changing Climate
      Dr. Harriet L. Nash
      NOAA Coral Reef Conservation Program

October 14, 2021
     Ernest Rutherford (1871-1937): The life of the 1908 Nobel Laureate and Father of Nuclear Physics
     Paris Svoronos, Ph.D.
     Queensborough Community College
High School Awards
The Long Island Subsection proudly recognizes the best High School chemistry students at each High School in Nassau, Suffolk, and Queens Counties each Spring.  Nominations are made each Spring and the students celebrated at an award dinner.

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