Women in STEM: Chiung-Wei

Today I publish my tenth interview with women in STEM. Meet Chiung-Wei, a chemistry PhD student and mother of two, working on nano-spectroscopy. Hi phd.passion.lab! First of all would you like to tell us something about you? Hello! I’m Chiung-Wei, a chemistry PhD student at the University of North Carolina studying nanoscience and semiconductors forContinue reading “Women in STEM: Chiung-Wei”

Women in STEM: Erum

My eighth guess is Erum, a passionate chemist working in Georgia. You can find her on Instagram under the name @basmatibuddy777. Hi basmatibuddy777! First of all would you like to tell us something about you? Hi! My name is Erum Alvi. I’m 33 years old, born in Pakistan. I have a degree in Analytical chemistryContinue reading “Women in STEM: Erum”

Chemistry of love

Happy Valentine’s day, everybody! Today is the day we celebrate love. But… what is love from a chemistry point of view? First of all, love can be divided into three phases: Lust Attraction Attachment In each phase different hormones play a crucial role. Lust Lust is strong related with libido. The two hormones involved atContinue reading “Chemistry of love”