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Sabrina G. Sobel

Professor of Chemistry


Degrees

PHD, 1993, Univ Calif Berkeley; BA, 1987, Pomona Coll


Bio

B.A. Chemistry, Pomona College, 1987 (recipient of the Robert Rowan III Memorial Award in Chemistry)
Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley, 1993, Inorganic Chemistry
Consultant, Godfrey Science & Design, 1999-2006
Pilates Instructor Certification, 2009

Teaching Interests

General Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Chemistry for Elementary Educators

Research Interests

1. Oscillating chemical reactions; study of initiation and the auto-oscillatory/excitable boundary 2. Effect of amino acids on potential bioavailability of zinc and copper(II) salts 3. Effect of anions on aluminum corrosion; kinetic study of the copper-aluminum displacement reaction to determine quantitative effect of anions on speed of aluminum corrosion 4. NMR Spectroscopic measurement of metal ions to tetracyclines

Recent Courses Taught

Course Title Level
CHEM 002A INTRO TO CHEMISTRY Undergraduate
CHEM 003A (NS) GENERAL CHEMISTRY I Undergraduate
CHEM 139 FOUNDATIONS OF INORGANIC CHEM Undergraduate
CHEM 140 FOUNDTNS OF INORGANIC CHEM LAB Undergraduate
CHEM 151 UNDERGRAD RESEARCH 1 Undergraduate
CHEM 152 UNDERGRAD RESEARCH 2 Undergraduate
CHEM 180 ADV INORGANIC CHEM Undergraduate
GEOL 132 GEOCHEMISTRY Undergraduate
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