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Seid Adem

Assistant Professor
Chemistry
College of Arts & Sciences
Contact
1700 SW College Ave
Topeka, KS 66621-1117
785.670.3242
Degrees & Certifications
Asmara University, Bachelor of Science
Addis Ababa University, Master of Science
University of Arizona, Doctor of Philosophy
Academic History
Owen Duston Visiting Assistant Professor, Wabash College, Crawfordsville, IN;  July 2010-July 2011.
Assistant Professor, Washburn University, Topeka, KS; August 2011-present.
Teaching
  • CH 100 A, Science Success Strategies
  • CH 121 L1, General, Organic & Bio Chem
  • CH 151 B, Fundamentals of Chemistry I
  • CH 151 BR1, Fundamentals of Chemistry I
  • CH 151 BR2, Fundamentals of Chemistry I
  • CH 151 BR3, Fundamentals of Chemistry I
  • CH 152 B, Fundamentals of Chemistry II
  • CH 152 BR1, Fundamentals of Chemistry II
  • CH 152 BR2, Fundamentals of Chemistry II
  • CH 152 L3, Fundamentals of Chemistry II
  • CH 152 L4, Fundamentals of Chemistry II
  • CH 320 A, Analytical Chemistry
  • CH 321 L1, Analytical Chemistry Lab
  • CH 390 A, Undergrad Chemical Research
Scholarly Interests/Activities

Separation science-capillary electrophoresis (CE), HPLC, GC

Capillary coatings for separation of proteins and amino acids and other biologically important molecules using capillary electrophoresis

Nanoparticle enhanced capillary electrophoresis (NPECE)

Environmental chemistry-analysis of pollutants in water and soil samples (for example heavy metal ions)