Department of Organic and Bioorganic Chemistry

Head: Prof. Sergey Desenko
M.Sc. 1984, Ph.D. 1987, D.Sc. 1996, Prof. 1999
Award of Kharkiv State Administration and Governor (2007).
Award of Cabinet of Ministry of Ukraine (2005).
Award of Parliament (Verkhovna Rada) of Ukraine (2005).
Deputy Director of Division of Functional Materials Chemistry of SSI “Institute for Single Crystals” (since 2008).
Deputy General Director of SSI “Institute for Single Crystals” (2004 – 2008).
Deputy Director of Institute for Single Crystals (2002 – 2004).
Head of Department at SSI “Institute for Single Crystals” (since 2001).
Member of Academic Council of SSI “Institute for Single Crystals”.
Member of Special Academic Council of Kharkiv National University.
Full Professor of Kharkiv National (former State) University (1999 – 2001).
Associate Professor of Kharkiv State University (1991 – 1999).
Member of International Society of Heterocyclic Chemistry (Since 1997).
Assistant Professor of Kharkiv State University (1986 – 1991).
Research staff: 
Prof. Victoria Lipson
Prof. Anatoly Luzanov
Dr. Yevgeniy Gladkov
Dr. Sergey Komykhov
Dr. Vladimir Musatov
Dr. Mariia Shirobokova
Yulia Sen'ko, M.Sc.
Svetlana Sirko, M.Sc.
Tetyana Pavlovs`ka, M.Sc.
Oleksandr Semenenko, M.Sc.
Natalia Chorna, M.Sc
Research topics: 

Synthesis, properties and modification of nitrogen-, oxygen- and sulfur-containing heterocycles.

Synthesis and investigation of photoactive organic compounds and composites on their basis.

Development of multicomponent and one-pot procedures in synthesis of heterocycle compounds.

Non-classical activation methods for organic reactions; microwave- and ultrasonic-assisted synthesis.

Theoretical aspects of heterocyclic compounds chemistry.

Modification of natural compounds for medical purposes and materials science.