Welcome to the Rivard Group at the University of Alberta

The Rivard Group specializes in polymer / materials chemistry and unique and rare molecular systems.
Feel free to browse and check out the people and research of the Rivard Group at the University of Alberta.

Eric Rivard
Associate Professor, University of Alberta, Department of Chemistry
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Contact: erivard (at) ualberta (dot) ca
Office: 4 - 243 CCIS
Phone: (780) 492-4255
Lab contact: (780) 492-4471
Website created by Adam Malcolm and maintained by Alyona Shynkaruk

Latest News

February, 2016 - Maroon 3 is currently on tour and made a stop at the Rivard lab!

January and February, 2016 - Melanie's and Nathan's Chem Eur J and Dalton Trans papers are online now! Congratulations, guys!! DOI: 10.1002/chem.201503528 and 10.1039/C6DT00299D.

December 11, 2015 - Kate has successfully defended her MSc thesis and is a Master of Chemistry now! Great job, Kate!

December 2015 - Eric is back from sabbatical and treated us to indian food. Good times at Haweli!

November 2015 - Congratulations to Alyona on her paper being accepted into Chem Eur Journal! DOI: 10.1002/chem.201503377

October 2015 - Happy Thanksgiving! Hope it was filled wih lots of turkey and wonderful "thanks"! It was a gorgeous weather on Saturday so the girls went horsebackriding!

September 2015 - A very warm welcome to our new graduate students Chrissy and Jamie and to Chem 299 student Lorenzo! Congratulations to Anindya on his Dalton paper being accepted! DOI: 10.1039/C5DT03018H
And a very warm welcome back to Mel from her vacation! :-)

August 2015 - Congratulations to Kate on her first FIRST author paper as well as to Christian on Polyhedron paper! DOI: 10.1016/j.poly.2015.07.070 Moreover, warm welcome to the undergraduate student Lorenzo! Last but not least, please check out our collaboration paper with Veinot, Millo and Balberg groups! DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.5b01541

July 31, 2015 - Goodbye drinks with Paul who is off to UC Davis as a postdoc in Power's group!

July 17, 2015 - Congratulations to Anindya, Christian and Koichi on their Angewandte paper! Now online! DOI: 10.1002/anie.201504867
As well as congratulations to Christian on the highlight published in Angewandte! DOI: 10.1002/anie.201505715. Last but not least, check out the boss' review on Group 14 hydrocarbon analogues! DOI: 10.1039/C5CS00365B.

June 2015 - This one time when Matt went on vacation...

May 25, 2015 - We have A NEW Dr. in our group - Dr PAUL LUMMIS! Congratulations on your successful defense and best of luck at UC Davis!
P.S. Check out the collaboration paper between Brown and Rivard group! DOI: 10.1039/C5CP01993A.

April 1st, 2015 - HAPPY APRIL FOOLS' DAY!



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