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.
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
Occasional ThrowBackThursday (August 2014) - #TBT to the awesome people, food and fun times at the annual Rivard group potluck last summer!
August 2014 - Work hard - nap hard!
July 2014 - Welcome to Aiden, our WISEST student! Also, both Paul Senior and Anindya first-authored papers are published online! Congratulations, boys!
June 2014 - Rivard group went to CSC in Vancouver! Paul Senior, Anindya and Alyona gave talks, Melanie and Paul Junior had poster presentations, and Eric was an invited speaker!
May 2014 - Warm welcome to Brandon, our Inorganic Chemistry Exchange Program student!
April 2014 - Please check out Eric's review on the main group donor-acceptor chemistry! (DOI: 10.1039/C4DT00481G)
March 2014 - Congratulations to Gang, Alyona and Melanie as their ChemRev article is published online now!(DOI: 10.1021/cr400547x). Also, another wave of congratulations goes to Gang, William and Devon as their Angewandte paper is online now! Yay to all of us!
January 2014 - Celebration time in the Rivard Group! Dr Eric Rivard officially got a tenure position! P.S. Two papers (first by Ibrahim, Paul and Anindya (DOI: 10.1071/CH13209) and second by Chris and Gang (DOI: 10.1021/ic402408t) are online now! Congrats, boys! And last but not least, a warm welcome back to Fatemeh, our 401 student!
December 2013 - December 6: Joyful times in the Rivard Group! Secret Santas left some presents under our Christmas tree :)
September 2013 - September 3: Yay, Chris has successfully defended his thesis, and is the
Master now! CONGRATULATIONS!
Also, a mega warm welcome to two new graduate students, Kim and Kate!
August 2013 - We are happy to welcome Fatemeh Shahin! Our new summer student!
July 2013 - Warm welcome to Paul Choi! He chose Rivard's group to do his 401 project :)
June 2013 - Laura, our new summer student, joined the group. Also, Ibrahim's Organometallics paper published on the web as an ASAP article (DOI: 10.1021/om400361n).