Andrew W. Zanella
Professor of Chemistry

Address, etc.

Office: KSC  118


Tel: (909) 607-3157;   Fax: (909) 621-8588  ; from on campus Tel: 73157 or 18298


E-mail: azanella@jsd.claremont.edu


U.S. mail: Joint Science Department


                 W. M. Keck Science Center


                 925 N. Mills Ave


                 Claremont, CA 91711


Courses   [on sabbatical leave in Spring, 2010]

Research Interests

  • Transition metal complexes: reactions of coordinated ligands;  mechanisms of electron-transfer;
  • Molar volumes of metal complexes in solution.


General Information Andrew W. Zanella is a Professor of Chemistry in the Joint Science Program of Claremont McKenna, Pitzer, and Scripps Colleges, members of the Claremont Colleges. He received his A.B. in Chemistry from Cornell University and Ph. D. in Inorganic Chemistry from Stanford University. He did postdoctoral research at the Australian National University and U. C. Santa Barbara. He has done sabbatical leave research at the Australian National University and Brookhaven National Laboratory. He has been at the Claremont Colleges since 1975 and is currently assigned to the Scripps College faculty for the 2009-10 academic year. Prof. Zanella serves as an academic advisor to Science and Management majors.