Adharsh Raghavan (@adharshraghavan )

Adharsh Raghavan

Bio Dont Panic. 42. Inorganic/organometallic chemistry Ph.D. student. Vegan. Views that are right belong to me, ones that are wrong belong to someone else.
Location West Lafayette, IN
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iPhone : What commercial software doesnt have any open-source alternative? See answers by Anna Krylov and Susi Lehtola (Susi Lehtola), and please add your own!

#opensource #compchem #compphys #QuantumMechanics #quantumchemistry #DFT #DensityFunctionalTheory #VASP.

Twitter Web App : New paper from our group out in Chemistry with the work of Orestes RW and collaborators. Dynamic PdII/CuI multimetallic assemblies as molecular models to study metal‐metal cooperation in Sonogashira coupling. Check it out: …… #realtimechem #chemtwitter

Android : 4 besties and Mt Peter Lougheed. What an epic day. Unfortunately we couldnt summit due to class 1 avalanche happening above us and a very unstable snow pack! But still got 12 km and 1000m elevation done.

iPhone : Bill Gleason Ghandi Mahal was the first restaurant in the Twin Cities I ate at, back on my interview in 2012. Great food, really captured what makes Minneapolis special. Fond memories, I’m very sad for them.

iPhone : We are committed to equity, diversity, and inclusion, but we know that our University can and must do more when it comes to the issues that focus on equality and human rights.

To read the full #UWindsor statement, visit:

Twitter Web App : What a fine controller of the SG ball he has become at home in Tests? Put him in with #IshantSharma and #MohammadShami and see most of the batting line-ups falter.…

Twitter Web App : #BlackLivesMatter #MuslimLivesMatter #AllLivesMatter. Why is it so difficult to understand?
Video Appears to Show a Tanker Truck Driving Into Minneapolis Protesters - The New York Times…

Android : the plandemic video going around is scientifically FALSE, using wrong comparisons and information about how the immune system works in the context of immune breadth vs specific immunity. Please do not believe it.

Android : Colleagues. There is a concerted effort to weaponize anti-Chinese sentiment for political gain. It impacts our Chinese students, postdocs, friends, and coworkers.

Our silence is complicity. Speak out, act up.

iPhone : This week in our Instructional Series sessions for Memorial University instructors: Do’s & Don’ts for Video & Audio Recording (Tues), Setting up a Quiz & Security Settings (Weds), and Connection & Community in Remote Teaching (Thurs). Learn more and register:…

iPhone : Cate Hill with the Purdue Department of Entomology in the Purdue College of Agriculture is inviting citizen scientists to collect and send in ticks for research on tick-borne diseases in Indiana.
#TheNextGiantLeap #PurdueDiscovery
Purdue Agriculture

Android : Curious about the TEA-TEB ignition agent used for the #SpaceX #dragoncrew launch? Its a mixture of pyrophoric triethylaluminum and triethylborane. Chemists can confirm that exposing these to air = fire. The green color is from the boron burning. #LaunchAmerica #RealTimeChem

Android : Make sure youre staying comfortable the way Conner M Farley is even if its your thesis defense. Congrats Dr. Farley on succesfully defending your thesis and looking forward to the great things youll do at Caltech with Sarah Reisman as a post-doc!! 🎊🎉🎊

iPhone : The president is calling out the American military against American citizens.

He used the military to push out a peaceful protest so he could have a photo op at a church.

Its all just a reality TV show for this president.


iPhone : Unfortunately I didn’t hold my camera straight, but at least it still captured this peculiar calm on my bike ride.

iPhone : In these times, we must pull together and provide leadership in our own communities.

- AAAS CEO Sudip Parikh, on social unrest, racism, and inequality as protests continue in communities throughout the United States.


Android : Saurabh Chitnis Your cause is highly appreciated. We should be least bothered about journal ranking.I am sure this is a good work and will be read and cited well. Hence your cause of dedication is served wherever it is published. Based on our experience review process in Bi chemistry is nasty!

Twitter Web App : Congratulations to Dr. Avery Baumann for a successful thesis defense on #MOFbatts! In lieu of an in-person party, cue in photo montage of Avery through the years... #TimeFlies

Twitter Web App : Im sending strength to all the black PhD and graduate students/postdocs/faculty/staff/aspiring young researchers.

If you are a non-black academic and have black colleagues/students I implore you to check in on them.

#AcademicChatter #phdchat

iPhone : The current PhD ‘Badass Science Ladies’ of the Steed Group 👩🏻‍🔬

Badges available here:

Android : Axis Direct Ive been trying to get my demat account closed for last one week and I keep getting round about answers. Can you please ensure your replies to customer are clear and concise and not beat around the bush? Also your call centre is always unreachable/unresponsive

iPhone : Wendell Stanley studied the tobacco mosaic virus, which attacks the leaves of tobacco plants.

From considerable quantities of infected tobacco leaves, he extracted the virus in the form of pure crystals and showed that it is composed of protein and ribonucleic acid (RNA).

Android : Today starts Pride month. Remember, Pride started when the disenfranchised refused to be less than. And it started with riots. Now is the time to use every ounce of privilege and oppurtunity you have to support the current movement. #BLM…

Twitter Web App : Faculty/students/postdocs/staff/alumni/anyone affiliated with UVA, sign your name if you want to let University administrators know that we condemn this country’s & our university’s history of racism, & that we are committed to DOING & BEING better.…

iPhone : .Donald J. Trump, Please stop injecting yourself into crises. Don’t try to tell governors what to do. Instead of calling for calm & for the nation to unite, you were sequestered in the White House basement & silent. Governors and mayors, on the other hand, were actively (1/5)

Twitter Web App : 「「色材の博物誌と化学」オンデマンド版」を 結晶美術館 で購入! #booth_pm

Twitter Web App : Cindy Hong Haha! 🙂Thankfully, Ive never accidentally seeded anything other than my protein of interest with this technique... but I always clean the whisker first by running it through water and dragging it over a kim wipe several times. I also re-use the same whisker for the same protein

Android : Thank you ACS Organic Division for awarding Matthew Albritton from the #GrenningLab / UF Chemistry with a DOC SURF! Visit… to see all the 2020 fellows. & Good luck to all the awardees. Matthew has some sweet 💻studies planned to discover new Cope rearrangements!

Twitter Web App : Our new contribution (from the Braunschweig group) just got accepted in ChemComm and is already online!
Check out how a borylene complex of molybdenum acts as a source of a BR fragment for insertion into C-H bonds.…
Congratulations to the team!

Twitter Web App : The flowers and the bees: a large bumblebee pollinating some tiny blue flowers in my backyard. 🐝
#pei #bees #pollinators #nature #NaturePhotography

iPhone : Have you read Rosetta custom score functions accurately predict ΔΔG of mutations at protein–protein interfaces using machine learning?
Its the latest Comm from John J. Ferrie & E. James Petersson et al. Penn Chemistry

iPhone : After two years in the making this monster sees the light of day. Congrats to Chirik Groups Sangmin and Florian for completing the marathon. It took me 3 days to read the proofs!…

Android : This is a great reminder that Canadians have NO high horse to be on when it comes to systemic racism and racial violence.

We must demand better of ourselves, not look smugly on others.…

iPhone : “Early years and childcare sector at risk of collapse in England” When will the UK Government step up for early years childcare?!? Come on ⁦Rishi Sunak⁩, where is the support here? If nurseries collapse you can kiss any economic recovery goodbye.…

Facelift-Cloud : Last week, we went live on Facebook for #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth, speaking with two #SciMagWorkingLife authors who shared their experiences and advice on mental health in academia.

📽Watch here: #AcademicTwitter

iPhone : Will Conservative backbencher accidently drops cocaine into urinal says ‘screw it’, dives in and then calls over BBC journalist filming to try it too after it works ok. A good time was had by all.

iPhone : America is on fire. Not because of the riots, but because of the social injustice and systematic racism that has constantly oppressed and killed African Americans with no repercussions. Don’t value property over human lives. Stand strong. Speak up.

Twitter Web App : *piḱtṓs téh₂m kákka h₁sénti; piḱtṓs téh₂m mélōs h₁sénti; mey Diḱóntm̥s kowéyds h₂oyḱéyonti…

TweetDeck : The Vector Institute postdoctoral fellowship program deadline is June 12. If interested in working in #machinelearning widely defined, consider applying! Machine learning for the physical sciences (#MLPS) sciences are encouraged to apply as well! #compchem…

Twitter for iPad : Field work has taken me to new places. It use to be hard until I got trained on what to do and expect. I didn’t have the clothes for it until my advisor paid, from his grant. Soon, I get to pass on my knowledge and resources to my students, especially black ones. #BlackInNature

Twitter Web App : Let’s do this another way. Lets stop thinking our voice don’t matter and vote. Not just for the president...educate yourself and know who you’re voting for. And that’s how were going to hit em.…

iPhone : On the night of my high school prom, we were stopped by the police on our way home for suspected gang activity. We were literally in tuxedos and prom dresses.

Twitter Web App : Congratulations to the team Enable Biosciences! They developed a do-it-yourself-at-home #COVID19 antibody blood test: get kit, prick finger, send dried blood spot back for analysis.
100% sensitivity and specificity across the US.…

iPhone : For those who don’t know her, Kirsty Duncan was our first minister of science and is currently deputy leader of the government. She’s also a scientist and key expert on the 1918 Spanish flu. We are lucky to have her in our government. Thank you Kirsty.…