Andrey A. Formanovsky

Personal information

1981–1994 — Scientific Researcher at Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry USSR Academy of Sciences;

1994 – to date — Head of Laboratory of Organic Synthesis, Shemyakin & Ovchinnikov Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry Russian Academy of Sciences.


PeriodCountry, cityEducation institutionAdditional info
1971–1976 Russia, Moscow M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University (chemical faculty, laboratory of organic synthesis) Ms in chemistry
1982 Russia, Moscow M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University Ph.D. in chemistry
1991 Russia, Moscow Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry RAS D.Sc. in chemistry

Scientific interests

Organic chemistry: synthetic methods of organic chemistry; chemistry of small rings; chemistry of aromatic and heterocyclic compounds; chemistry of macroheterocycles, azacrown ethers, chemistry of arylboronic acids; host-guest and coordination chemistry; synthetic methods for carbohydrates, cephalosporins, benzoheterocycles, arylsulfamides and arylsulfonic acids, nonnatural amino acids; chemisrty of polymeric sorbents; photo switched and photo activated probes, fluorescent probes; nomenclature of organic compounds.

Awards & honors

  • Russian Federation State Award in the field of science and techniques (“Crown compounds in the chemistry and technology”), 2000.

Scientific societies’ membership

2004 – to date: Member of Editorial Board of Russian Journal of Bioorganic Chemistry.

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