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  • Chemical properties play a powerful role in the development of flavors.University of Alabama at Birmingham professor Tracy Hamilton, Ph.D., is applying his chemistry expertise to two popular beverages: beer and coffee. An associate professor in the UAB Department of Chemistry, Hamilton lectures for the American Chemical Society around the country about how the chemical makeup of these drinks impacts the characteristics of the products in final form.   “It’s a really popular topic,” Hamilton said. The scientists “love talking about beer and, of course, drinking it.” The theoretical chemist, who typically researches quantum mechanics, discovered a passion for zymurgy, the science of fermentation....

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2011-2012 Ireland Scholarship winner and chemistry graduate student, Ms. Jiabei Lin presented her award-winning talk entitled: ClpB Self-Assembly at the meeting as well. Ms. Lin is mentored by Dr. Aaron Lucius.