Undergraduate Tutoring

Anton Zverev

Tutoring Coordinator

Anton Zverev
Senior

Major/Minor

Chemical Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering

Courses willing to tutor

Chem 1A/L, 3A/L, 4A, 12A; CBE 40, 140, 141, 142, 150A/B; Math 53; Phys 7A; Eng 7; MSE 45, 102

Bio

I'm a senior chemical engineering major from the Boston area interested in the intersection of engineering and entrepreneurship. As the tutoring coordinator, I'm responsible for managing the vital tasks that keep this the program running daily. Apart from spending my time tutoring and attending classes, I'm heavily involved in clubs like BTC and Chec Consulting. In my free time, I like to cook, watch football, work out, play tennis, or listen to podcasts.


Tutor Joseph Kelley

Lead Tutor

Joseph Kelly
Senior

Major/Minor

Chemical Biology

Courses willing to tutor

Chem 1A/L, 3A/B/L, 4A, 12A, 120A, 122, 135; Math 1A/B, 53, 54, 110, 118; Phys 7A/B; MCB 110, 110L; Lab Reports

Bio

My name is Joseph and I am a fourth year ChemBio Major. I love going to a variety of UCB performances and taking the occasional trip across the bay to the SF Symphony. Officially hooked on audiobooks, I will listen to everything from philosophy to sci-fi and more. I work in the Rabani Lab using computational simulations to study the electronic structure and optical properties of a variety of nanomaterials. As Lead Tutor, I am excited to continue developing resources for all students interested in chemistry.


Yash Chainani

Tutor

Yash Chainani
Junior

Major/Minor

Chemical Engineering

Courses willing to tutor

Chem 1A/L, 3A/L, 4A, 12A; CBE 40, 140; Math 53, 54; Phys 7A/B; Eng 7

Bio

Hi, I am Yash and I am a junior studying chemical engineering. I am from Singapore so I am really excited to be able to come to college here in the United States. My interests inside the classroom include research and MATLAB programming for engineering purposes while outside the classroom, I am a huge fan of coffee, photography, travelling, hiking, working out, and visiting cafes!


Selina Lo

Tutor

Selina Lo
Junior

Major/Minor

Chemical Engineering

Courses willing to tutor

Chem 1A/L, 3A/L, 4A, 12A; CBE 40, 140, 141, 150A; Math 54; Phys 7A/B; Eng 7

Bio

Hi, I'm Selina, a third year chemical engineering major from Chandler, Arizona. Coming from out of state with no familiar face at Cal was really intimidating for me. Having been through that and having been a tutor last semester, I hope to continue to be a resource for anyone who is struggling with balancing school work and finding where they fit in. Outside of class, I am involved in the media committee for AIChE, where I help design the event flyers, yearbooks...etc. I enjoy drawing and playing video games in my free time.


Edward Mu

Tutor

Edward Mu
Junior

Major/Minor

Chemistry

COURSES WILLING TO TUTOR

Chem 1A/B, 3A/B, 4A/B, 12AB, 103, 104A/B, 120B; MSE 45; Physics 7A/B; Math 1A/B, 53, 54; Lab Reports

BIO

Hi, my name is Edward and I'm a junior from Minnesota majoring in chemistry. In my free time I like to play table tennis and hike around the Bay Area. Please also feel free to stop by with any questions about scheduling, utilizing the resources available to you in the CoC and at Berkeley, balancing your lifestyle, or if you just want to talk!


Caroline Sobek

Tutor

Caroline Sobek
Senior

Major/Minor

Chemical Biology, Statistics

COURSES WILLING TO TUTOR

Chem 1A/L, 3A/B/L, 4A, 12A, 103, 120A/B, 125, 135; Math 53, 54; Phys 7A/B; Stats C8, 133, 134, 135, 151A; Lab Reports

BIO

My name is Caroline and I am a senior studying Chemical Biology & Statistics. Outside of classes, I study bioinspired materials in the Messersmith Lab and lead the Food Science and Technology Club. In my free time, I like to sail, try new foods, pet dogs, and hike with friends. My professional interests include scientific communication and data-driven technologies in the food tech and biotech industries. Feel free to stop by if you need help with your classes, need advice, or have any questions about getting the most out of your time at Berkeley!


Sanket Swamy

Tutor

Sanket Swamy

Major/Minor

Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering

COURSES WILLING TO TUTOR

Chem 1A/L, 4A, 120A; CBE 40, 140, 141, 150A; Math 54; Phys 7A/B; Eng 7; MSE 45; Bio 1A; Lab reports

BIO

Hey all! My name is Sanket and I am a third year from Cupertino, CA, studying chemical and electrical engineering. Outside of class, I'm involved in research with the Maboudian Lab, investigating the application of MOFs in chemical sensing. I am also active in Alpha Chi Sigma, the professional chemistry fraternity on campus! Some of the hobbies I've picked up include painting, board games and most recently, backpacking! If you ever want to chat about anything at all, feel free to approach me! :)


Jordan Thompson

Tutor

Jordan Thompson
Senior

Major/Minor

Chemistry

COURSES WILLING TO TUTOR

Chem 1A/L, 3A/B/L, 4A, 12A, 104A, 120B, 135; Math 53, 54; Phys 7A/B

BIO

Hello! My name is Jordan Thompson and I am a fourth year chemistry student with an interest in organic chemistry! I work in Professor Thomas Maimone's lab doing natural product synthesis and absolutely love it. Outside of lab, I enjoy playing on the California Ice Hockey Team and inspiring incoming students as a GBO mentor. Please feel free to reach out to me with questions, school related or not!


John Tsortos

Tutor

John Tsortos
Junior

Major/Minor

Chemical Engineering, Data Science

Courses willing to tutor

Chem 1A/L, 3A/L, 4A, 12A; CBE 40, 140, 141, 150A; Math 53, 54; Phys 7A/B; Eng 7; CS C8, 61A

Bio

Hi my name is John Tsortos, and I am a junior from San Jose, California, currently studying Chemical Engineering. I am a huge fan of classic rock and spend most of my free time learning to play songs on the guitar and piano. Other than playing music I like to follow local sports teams (hockey & basketball), explore nature, and meet new people. I am always happy to help, so stop by my tutoring hours at anytime and of course, Go Bears!


Vedant Vaidya

Volunteer Tutor

Vedant Vaidya
Junior

Major/Minor

Chemical Engineering

Courses willing to tutor

Chem 1A/L, 4A; CBE 40, 140, 141, 150A; Math 53, 54; Phys 7A/B; Eng 7; MSE 45; Lab Reports

Bio

Hi! I'm a third year Chemical Engineering major from SoCal. I'm involved with research in the Iglesia Lab. Go Bears, Go Beets, Go Battlestar Galactica. Also, Star Wars is Awesome!


Vijay Veeraraghavan

Tutor

Vijay Veeraraghavan
Junior

Major/Minor

Chemical Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering

COURSES WILLING TO TUTOR

Chem 1A/L, 3A/L, 4A, 12A; CBE 40, 140, 141, 150A; Math 1A/B, 53, 54; Eng 7; MSE 45; BioE 11

BIO

Hi, I'm Vijay! I am a chemical engineer from Austin, Texas interested in the renewable energy applications of chemical engineering and materials science. I characterize polymer electrolytes for batteries as part of the Balsara Group, and I am involved in the Berkeley Humane Animal Shelter as well as the Alpha Tau Omega and Tau Beta Pi fraternities. Ask me any questions you have about balancing school and life or making the most out of your experience at Cal!


Julie Yu

Tutor

Julie Yu
Junior

Major/Minor

Chemical Engineering, Data Science

COURSES WILLING TO TUTOR

Chem 1A/L, 3A/L, 4A, 12A, 120A; CBE 40, 140; Phys 7A; Eng 7; Lab Reports

BIO

Hi, my name is Julie and I'm a junior from Victoria, Canada, majoring in Chemistry and Data Science. I am particularly interested in the intersection of sustainability and entrepreneurship. Currently, I am involved in membrane and heavy metal remediation research and Biofuels Technology Club. When I am free, I am usually hanging out with friends, playing sports or playing piano. Feel free to come by and chat!