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Andreas Beyersdorf

Andreas Beyersdorf

Associate Professor, Principal Investigator


Associate Professor
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Office Phone(909) 537-5325
Office LocationCS-310
Principal Investigator
UEC - Miscellaneous Projects & Grants
Office Phone(909) 537-5325
Office LocationCS-310

Office Hours

Monday: 12:00-13:00
Wednesday: 13:00-14:00
Friday: 12:00-13:00


Associate Professor teaching General, Environmental and Analytical Chemistry Courses. Research focused on Air Pollution due to aerosols.


University of California Irvine, Ph.D. Analytical Chemistry, 2007

Chapman University, B.A. Chemistry, 2001


Chem 2100/2200: General Chemistry

Chem 3100: Chemistry and the Environment

Chem 3200: Quantitative Analysis

Chem 5200: Instrumental Analysis

Chem 5320: Atmospheric Chemistry

Chem 5800: Chemistry Seminar

Chem 6000: Advanced Environmental Chemistry and Geosciences

Chem 6900: Graduate Seminar

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Research and Teaching Interests

Our group is working on developing techniques to measure aerosol composition (metals and organics) and toxicity (oxidative potential and mutagenicity). By linking aerosol composition to toxicity we can better understand not only how much aerosol pollution there is but the detrimental effects it can have. San Bernardino has been designated as a community of interest to reduce emissions causing air pollution issues.

In addition, we are collaborating with NASA researchers to analyze airborne measurements of air quality to improve satellite measurements of pollution in the United States (NASA DISCOVER-AQ mission) and South Korea (NASA KORUS-AQ mission).