Department of Chemistry

An Interactive Education

In the Department of Chemistry at Michigan Tech, we pride ourselves on the top-notch education and valuable guidance we offer to students seeking both undergraduate and graduate degrees. We believe that chemistry is a hands-on science best taught through personal interaction and lab experiences that are both practical and relevant.

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Lynn R. Mazzoleni

Lynn R. Mazzoleni

PhD, University of Nevada, Reno

Contact

906-487-1853
lrmazzol@mtu.edu

Associate Professor, Chemistry

Atmospheric aerosols and clouds play important roles in determining the Earth’s climate. Trace gases and aerosols, constitute only a tiny fraction of the atmospheric mass, however they interfere with the solar radiative transfer through the atmosphere. Along with molecular scattering and absorption from gases, aerosol particles and clouds determine

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Ashutosh Tiwari

Ashutosh Tiwari

PhD, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India

Contact

906-487-1840
tiwari@mtu.edu

Associate Professor, Chemistry

Our research interest lies in the area of 'protein aggregation diseases'. The long-term goal of our laboratory is to understand the relationship between protein misfolding and aggregation, and their role in health and disease. Although, protein misfolding and aggregation have been directly linked to cellular toxicity for several protein

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Tarun K. Dam

Tarun K. Dam

PhD, University of Calcutta, India

Contact

906-487-2940
tkdam@mtu.edu

Associate Professor, Chemistry

Antigen presenting cells (APCs) that protect our body from internal and external threats, express an array of glycan-binding proteins or lectins. These lectins recognize cancer antigens as well as the surface structures of pathogens and help immune cells interact with tumor cells and invading pathogens. Depending on certain factors,

GLRC Tests Underwater Equipment