Event Highlights ....

Inaugural Program of CACS Northern California Chapter

Stanford University, January 18, 2023

Chemistry Superstars: Prof. Zhenan Bao of Stanford

& Prof. Peidong Yang of UC Berkeley

Click here for Program Flyer Click here for Summary Click here for Video Recording

Interested in the Research Coordination Networks (RCN) program at NSF?

Strongly recommend you check out the details in the slides for great opportunities for research, training, and educational activities with RCN! Feel free to contact Diane directly (Slide #7).

Click here for the slide deck Click here to visit RCN website

CACS Banquet & Keynote Speech by Prof. Lenore L. Dai

Monday, Nov. 14th, 2022, at AIChE Annual Meeting in Phoenix, AZ

Please click here for event details and registration info

CACS Phoenix Banquet Photos (11/14/2022)

Video link to 2022 CACS Award Ceremony

& Prof. Song's keynote speech on August 25, 2022,

is now available for viewing!

Thanks to Great Lakes Chapter for a wonderful

and memorable picnic on August 21, 2022!

Announcing .......

CACS Virtual Award Ceremony & Keynote Speech by Prof. Chunshan Song on Thur., August 25 & GLCACS Summer Picnic on Sun., August 21, 2022

Congratulations to the Winners

of 2022 CACS Awards!

(Click here to view winner's list)

To register for this free online event, please click here.

To view and download the program flyer for links, please click here.

To join CACS, please click here.

Coming to the ACS National Meeting in Chicago?

You are welcome to the

Annual Summer Picnic

hosted by the

Great Lakes Chapter of CACS!

(Click here to view and download flyer)

Recording of CACS Spring Virtual Event with Prof. Gang Chen

Click here to view the video on YouTube

Follow the links here for more resources and info:

1. “Toolkit for researchers to garner institutional support on research security issues” by Asian American Scholar Forum

2. Asian Pacific American Justice (APA Justice) Homepage

3. “Resources to support diversity, equity, inclusion and respect efforts” by American Chemical Society’s Office of DEIR

To view and download the flyer, please click here.

To join CACS, please click here.

Benefits of Joining CACS

  • Networking & contacts

Fellowship & community

Professional & career development

Job & research opportunities

  • CACS Communications (e-version starting with 40th Anniversary Special Issue)

  • Opportunities for recognition (three new CACS awards established in 2021!)

Outstanding Achievement Award

Extraordinary Service Award

Rising Star Award

  • Collaborate with other professional organizations

Collective voice for impact & advocacy

(see Solidarity for Asian Scientists)

Chinese American Chemical Society (CACS) is a non-political and non-profit professional organization. The purpose of CACS is to encourage the advancement of chemistry and chemical engineering sciences and technologies in all branches, to improve the qualification and occupational opportunities of its members, to facilitate professional contacts, and to promote interactions with other scientific communities. CACS is the only Chinese professional organization that is officially recognized by ACS and AIChE.

CACS fulfills its purposes through 4-time-a-year activities in conjunction with ACS and AIChE annual meetings, and through wide ranged activities that are organized by the local chapters. If you are interested in becoming a member or would like to know more about CACS and its local chapters, please Click here: Local Chapters


Video Link to Prof. Zhenan Bao's talk on "Skin-Inspired Organic Electronics" on April 20th, 2021

Call for CACS 2021 Awards Nominations by June 1st, 2021

(Click here for details)

Letter on "Solidarity for Asian Scientists" from Dr. Marinda Li Wu, Chair for the CACS Board of Directors on April 14, 2021

(Click to read the letter)

Announcing 2021 CACS Spring Virtual Event at ACS National Virtual Meeting on April 20th, 2021

(Click for Announcement and Flyer)

Join CalACS for a Virtual Networking Session for students and professionals

on Tuesday, February 9th, 5-6pm PST

(Click here for registration info)

Fall AIChE Virtual Event Recording is Here Featuring Shaoyi Jiang, Ph.D.

Robert S. Langer ’70 Family and Friends Professor

Meinig School of Bio-medical Engineering at Cornell

(Click here to watch)

Announcing 2020 CACS Fall Virtual Event

at 2020 Virtual AIChE Annual Meeting

on November 16, 2020

(Click for Announcement, Event Flyer and

Online Registration)

Fall Virtual Event Recording is Now Available

Featuring Dr. H. N. Cheng

2020 ACS President-Elect

(Click here to watch)

Announcing 2020 CACS Fall Virtual Event

at ACS National Virtual Meeting

on August 19, 2020

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2020 CACS Spring Banquet Is Cancelled

at ACS National Meeting

on March 23, 2020, in Philadelphia, PA USA

(Click here for announcement)

CACS Banquet Photos


2019 CACS Fall Meeting and Banquet

ACS Fall National Meeting Monday,

August 26, 2019, in San Diego, CA, USA

(To read more details click here)

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