Laboratory for Physicochemical Processes

Head: Dr. Valentin Chebanov
M.Sc. 1996, Ph.D. 2000, Sen. Res. 2005, D. Sc. 2010, Prof. 2012
Acting General Director of SSI “Institute for Single Crystals” (since 2014).
Head of Department of Applied Chemistry of V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University (since 2012)
Head of Laboratory for Physicochemical Processes (since 2008).
Guest researcher: University of Leuven (2014), University of Düsseldord (2012, 2016), University of Konstanz (2007), Karl- Franzens University of Graz (2005, 2006)
Academic secretary of SSI "Institute for Single Crystals" (2002 – 2010).
Senior researcher of SSI "Institute for Single Crystals" (2001 – 2008).
Postdoctoral study, Karl-Franzens University of Graz (2000 – 2001).
Junior researcher of SSI "Institute for Single Crystals" (1999 – 2000).
Postgraduate student of Kharkiv State University (1996 – 1999).
Editor of Chemistry of Heterocyclic Compounds, Functional Materials and American Journal of Organic Chemistry
Research staff: 
Dr. Nikolay Gorobets
Dr. Maryna Murlykina
Dr. Natalia Pinchukova
Dr. Yana Sakhno
Dr. Vyacheslav Saraev
Dr. Dmitriy Sofronov
Dr. Alexander Zbruyev
Anastasia Andryushchenko, M.Sc.
Alisa Morozova, M.Sc.
Elena Sofronova, M.Sc.
Maria Vodolazhenko, M.Sc.
Ievgen Zviagin, M.Sc.
Research topics: 

Non-classical activation (microwave and ultrasonic irradiation) and convenient thermal heating in synthesis and modification of organic compounds and in tuning multicomponent reactions.

Physicochemical aspects of the interaction of microwave irradiation with matter.

Development of microwave- and ultrasonic-assisted technological processes for laboratory and industry application.

Synthesis of nano-scale materials; microwave-assisted and classical inorganic synthesis.

Organic and inorganic sorbents and extraction agents.