Sandra Simon

Sandra Maria Simon

Ph.D. Student

Expected Year of Graduation: 2016
Research Lab: Professor Bennett
Major Area of Focus: Inorganic Chemistry
Minor Area of Focus: Physical Chemistry
Previously Attended:
UW-Milwaukee, 2006-2010, Chemistry/Criminal Justice

Why I like Chemistry:

I like chemistry because it allows me to explore the possibilities one can find when our curiosity leads us down a merry unknown road.

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

The people and the dedication they show to their work makes me want to be a part of that.

Favorite things to do in Milwaukee:

What can't you do in Milwaukee?! Its great. You name it and it's out there.

Research Goals:

To learn more about the workings behind the formation and the determination of a lattice structure for inorganic compounds.


Jane Bradley Pettit Life Impact Scholarship
Durward Layde Memorial Fellowship
Lab for Surface Science (LSS) Summer Student Symposium - Best Undergraduate Poster
Sophomore Honors: Deans’s Honor List