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 Chrissy Braun and Bruno Luppi

Latest News

March 2017 - Matt and Sarah rocked their candidacies! Congratulations on transitioning from PhD students to PhD candidates. Keep up the good work!

January 18, 2017 - Chrissy killed her 502 talk and successfully passed the seminar requirement!!! Great job, Chrissy!

December 15, 2016 - Group hangouts at the RATT before Mel leaves to Toronto! We will miss you!!!

December 13, 2016 - Delicious Christamas treat (aka lunch) from the boss! Plus Secret Santa has popped by again this year! :) Happy holidays, Everyone!

December 5, 2016 - Sarah and Matt have returned from their German exchange (and brought us yummy chocolate)!! A very warm welcome back, guys! We missed you around here! Here is a glimpse into their trip:

December 2, 2016 - Mel has PhinisheD! CONGRATS!!!!! Fourth PhD of the Rivard group! We are so excited for your new beginnings!

December, 2016 - Congratulations to Anindya on his two papers being accepted this month! Woooo, paper machine!

October, 2016 - Congratulations to Christian, Matt, and Anindya on their papers being accepted! Great job, guys! Keep it up!

September 8, 2016 - After years of work, sweat, tears, laughs and daily Hakuna matata songs in the lab, Alyona has successfully defended her PhD thesis!!! Third PhD student to graduate from the Rivard group!

September, 2016 - A changing of the guard has come upon us. A very warm welcome to the new graduate students in our group - Jocelyn, Ian and Bruno!

August, 2016 - Big congratulations to Chrissy on her debut as a first author, as well as to Derek and William - their paper in Faraday Discussions is online now! DOI: 10.1039/C6FD00172F

July, 2016 - Anindya presented a poster at the Organometallic Chemistry Gordon Research Conference!

June, 2016 - Month of publications in our group! Congrats to William, Sarah, Mike and Alyona on their articles in Organometallics and Chem Comm! Yay, keep it up! You can read them here: DOI: 10.1021/acs.organomet.6b00362, DOI: 10.1039/C6CC04023C, and DOI: 10.1021/acs.organomet.6b00298

March, 2016 - Anindya and Mel gave talks at ACS San Diego 2016!

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



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