Steve KopitzkeSteven Kopitzke

Ph.D. Student

Expected Year of Graduation: 2013
Research Lab: Dr. Peter Geissinger
Major Area of Focus: Analytical Chemistry
Minor Area of Focus: Physical Chemistry
Previously Attended:
UW-Parkside, B.S. in Chemistry

Why I like Chemistry:

I like chemistry because it offers a chance to work hands on solving practical problems.

Why I chose the Chemistry and Biochemistry Program at UW-Milwaukee:

I chose the university because the research opportunities offered matched very well with my research style and interests

Favorite things to do in Milwaukee:

I like to go to the Milwaukee zoo for the day followed by Mo's Irish Pub for drinks and dessert.

Research Goals:

My goal is to develop optical fiber sensors capable of remotely monitoring compounds or ions within the city water system.

Honors/Awards:

The Moczynski Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award