Higher Education - Department of Chemistry, Moscow State University, Russia
1988 - Doctor of Sciences, "Mechanisms of Formation and Transformation of Palladacycles"
1979 - Doctor of Philosophy, "Kinetics and Mechanisms of Oxidative Coupling of Unsaturated Hydrocarbons in the Presence of Palladium" (supervised by Prof. A. K. Yatsimirsky)
1976 - Graduated the Department of Chemistry, Moscow State University
Research Associate at the Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh (USA) 2001-now
Visiting Research Professor at the Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh (USA) 2000-2001
Professor of Chemistry, Division of Chemistry, G. V. Plekhanov Russian Economic Academy, Moscow, Russia; February 1989 - 2001 Professor of Chemistry, Division of Chemical Enzymology, Department of Chemistry, Moscow State University; Moscow, Russia; September 1993 –2002.
Senior Researcher, Department of Chemistry, Moscow State University; 1988-1989
Researcher, Department of Chemistry, Moscow State University; 1986-1988
Junior Researcher, Department of Chemistry, Moscow State University; 1976-1986
Member of Editorial Board of Inorganic Reaction Mechanisms and Journal of Biological Inorganic Chemistry (1996-1999). Editor of Referativny Zhurnal (1985-1991). Scientific editor of Izvestia RAN, Ser. Khim.. Routine reviewing of manuscripts for Metalloorganicheskaya Khimia (1985-1991), Izvestia RAN, Ser. Khim., Chem. Rev., Inorganic Chemistry, Angewandte Chemie, Organometallics, J. Am. Chem. Soc., J. Organomet. Chem., Inorg. Chim. Acta, Green Chemistry, Anal. Letters, Mendeleev Communications, Canad. J. Chem., J. Inorg. Biochem., J. Chim. Phys. Guest Editor Appl. Biochem. Biotech, 1996, 62(1/2).
Plenary and Session Invited Speaker At Conferences
1992 (Losanne, Switzerland) 29th International Conference on Coordination Chemistry (ICCC)
1994 (Bordeaux, France) International Conference on Environmental and Biological Aspects of Main-Group Organometals (ICEBAMO)
1996 (Vancouver, Canada) 31st International Conference on Coordination Chemistry (ICCC)
1998 (Florence, Italy) 33d International Conference on Coordination Chemistry (ICCC)
1998 (Odense, Denmarkk) International Conference on Environmental and Biological Aspects of Main-Group Organometals (ICEBAMO)
2001 (Florence, Italy) 10th International Conference on Bioinorganic Chemistry
2002 (Paris, France) 1st
International Conference on Bioorganometallic Chemistry
Teaching Experience (Undergraduate and Graduate Courses)
Organic Chemistry (1989-2000); textbook based on the course has been
Concepts of Natural Sciences (1999-2000)
Bioorganic Chemistry (1993-1998)
Kinetics and Mechanisms of Chemical Reactions in Solution (1993-2000)
Organotransition Metal Chemistry (2000-2005)
Mechanisms of Oxidative Processes (2001-2006)
Ph D Students Graduated (Department of Chemistry,
M. V. Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia)
Sergei A. Deiko (1985), Inna K. Sakodinskaya (1986), Gregory M. Kazankov (1991), Vasiliy N. Goral (1999), Yulia N. Firsova (1999), Ekaterina Yu. Bezsoudnova (2000), Viktoria S. Sergeeva (2001), Pavel V. Samuleev (2002), Sergei A. Kurzeev (2002), Viktoria S. Kurova (2003), Ekaterina S. Ivanova (2003), Valentin S. Soukharev (2003).
Inorganic, bioinorganic and organometallic chemistry with special emphasis at organometallic and inorganic biochemistry utilizing oxidoreductases, dehydrogenases, peroxidases and oxidases in particular. Bioelectrochemistry. Biosensors. Inorganic and organometallic synthesis. Cyclometallation and reactions of cyclometallated compounds. Chemical and biochemical kinetics and reaction mechanisms. Various aspects of activation of C-H bonds by metal centers. Green chemistry.