About Us

Dr. Seth Bush

Associate Professor


Chemical Education, Physical Chemistry


B.S. Chemistry - Reed College
Ph.D. Chemistry - UC Berkeley

Office: Baker Center - Building 180 - Room 304C

Phone: (805) 756-2746

E-Mail: sbush@calpoly.edu

Website: http://chemweb.calpoly.edu/sbush/

Research Interests

  • Magnetic Resonance technique development;
    a) Application of relaxation selective radio frequency pulses to magnetic resonance imaging and spectral editing.
    b) Studying diffusion through bio-functionalized polystyrene resins.
  • Inspiring tomorrow's scientists and future science teachers; development and construction of hands-on science exhibits.
  • Development of pedagogical kinetic experiment; catalytic decomposition of peroxides