Thirumalai, Devarajan

Dave Thirumalai

Department Chair, Professor
Department of Chemistry, Department of Physics

Larry R. Faulkner Departmental Chair for Excellence in Chemistry and Biochemistry | Marvin K. Collie-Welch Regents Chair in Chemistry | Department of Chemistry Excellence Endowment | William H. Wade Administrative Endowment in Chemistry and Biochemistry


chemchair@cm.utexas.edu

Phone: 512-475-6019

Office Location
WEL 3.140

Postal Address
The University of Texas at Austin
Chemistry Department
2506 Speedway STOP A5300
Austin, TX 78712

B.S., Chemistry, 1977
Indian Institute of Technology (Kanpur, India) 
Ph.D., Chemistry, 1982
University of Minnesota

2018 Oesper Award

2016 National ACS Theoretical Chemistry Award (Physical Chemistry Division)

2016 International Chemical Research Society of India (CRSI) Medal

2016 National Elected Fellow, American Physical Society

2014 Elected Fellow, Biophysical Society

2011 Honorary Senior Hans-Fisher Fellow, Technical University of Munich

2009 Elected to Royal Society of Chemistry

2009 National Humboldt Research Award for Senior U.S. Scientists

1998 Distinguished Faculty Research Fellowship Award, University of Maryland

1995 Maryland Outstanding Young Scientist

1990 Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation, Teacher Scholar Award

1989 Outstanding Junior Faculty Award, University of Maryland

1987-1992 Presidential Young Investigator Award

1986-1988 Alfred P. Sloan Fellowship

1985-1987 Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation: Distinguished New Faculty Award

1972-1977 National Science Talent Research Fellow, India