Agricultural & Environmental Chemistry (Graduate Group) College of Agricultural & Environmental Sciences

Qi Zhang, Ph.D., Chair of the Group

Group Office

4139 Meyer Hall; 530-752-4516; Agricultural & Environmental Chemistry (Graduate Group); Faculty


The focus of our group is applying chemistry to solve the problems of society. Our group has more than 50 faculty from over a dozen academic departments within the College of Agricultural & Environmental Sciences, the College of Letters & Science, the College of Engineering, the School of Medicine, and the School of Veterinary Medicine.

Agricultural & Environmental Chemistry (AGC)

AGC 290 — Seminar (1 unit)

Course Description: Selected topics in agricultural and environmental chemistry, presented by students.

  • Learning Activities: Seminar 1 hour(s).
  • Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory only.

AGC 298 — Group Study (1-5 units)

Course Description: The chemistry and biochemistry of foods, nutritional chemicals, pesticides, and other special topics as they apply to agricultural and environmental chemistry.

Prerequisite(s): Consent of instructor.

  • Learning Activities: Variable 1-5 hour(s).
  • Grade Mode: Letter.

AGC 299 — Research (1-12 units)

Course Description: Arrangements should be made well in advance with a faculty member of the Group in Agricultural & Environmental Chemistry.

  • Learning Activities: Variable.
  • Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory only.