Konstantin Luzyanin will be the next Chemforum speaker, on the 10th of January at 14:00 in zoom. Konstantin Luzyanin is a former CQE member and currently he is a Senior Lecturer in Analytical Sciences, in the Department of Chemistry, University of Liverpool, UK.
Konstantin Luzyanin studied Chemistry at Saint Petersburg State University and received his Ph.D. in Chemistry from Technical University of Lisbon (under joint supervision by Profs. A.J.L. Pombeiro and V.Yu. Kukushkin). After postdoctoral studies in organometallic chemistry with Prof. A.J.L. Pombeiro, Konstantin got a position as the Senior Research Associate at CQE. In addition, he served as the Manager of IST-UTL Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Center of the Portuguese NMR Network in 2009–2012. In 2015, Konstantin joined University of Liverpool as a Scientific Coordinator of the Analytical Services in Department of Chemistry. He is currently the Head (Academic Lead) of Analytical Services and the Senior Lecturer in the Analytical Sciences. Konstantin´s current research interests include synthetic transition metals chemistry, in particular of platinum group elements, and development of new methodologies for sustainable/green catalytic processes. He is a co-author of ca. 90 publications (80 papers in international peer-reviewed journals, 6 books/book chapters, and 5 patents), and more than 100 papers in conference proceedings. In the course of last years, he co-supervised several research assistants, M.Sc. and Ph.D. students, and delivered several university courses.