Samantha Mensah, '17
Samantha Mensah is a native of New York and was raised in South Florida. Her academic interests include analytical chemistry, physical chemistry, and theoretical physics. Through community outreach, she is an active participant in encouraging K-12 students to pursue post-secondary education and careers in STEM. Samantha has been conducting research alongside Dr. Chumbimuni-Torres since January of 2013. Her research centers on the development and optimization of sensors that can be used to determine the presence of ions in the body and environment. She has published her research findings in a peer-reviewed journal and plans to earn her Ph.D. in chemistry.
Karin Chumbimuni-Torres, Ph.D.
Ph.D. in Chemistry
University of California Los Angeles (Ph.D.)
Mensah, Samantha, "Samantha Mensah, '17" (2017). McNair Scholars. 30.