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Sergiy Minko

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Sergiy Minko
Adjunct Professor 
Chemistry & Biomolecular Science
Clarkson University
Nanostructured Materials Group (

Educational Background

1979   B.Sc. & M.Sc. in Chemical Engineering - Lviv Polytechnic National University, Ukraine

1983   Ph.D. in Chemistry - Lviv Polytechnic National University, Ukraine
1993   D. Sc. in Chemistry -  Institute of Physical Chemistry, National Academy of Sciences (NAS), Ukraine

Professional Experience

2003-present Egon Matijević Chaired Professor of Chemistry, Department of Chemistry & Biomolecular Science, Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY

2000-2003  Senior Staff Scientist and Group Leader, Leibniz Institute of Polymer Research, Dresden, Germany

1993-1997  Head, Department of Chemistry of Oxidation Processes and Professor, Institute of Physical Chemistry, NAS, Lviv, Ukraine (Leave of Absence 1998-2000)

1983-1993  Senior Research Fellow and Group Leader, Institute of Physical Chemistry, NAS, Lviv, Ukraine      

Visiting Positions

2009  Department of Materials Science and Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, MA                       1999-2000  Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Mainz, Germany

1998-1999  Department of Colloids and Interfaces, Institute Charles Sadron, CNRS, Strasbourg, France

1997-1998  Alexander von Humboldt Fellow, Department  of Experimental Physics, University of Ulm, Germany

1993 Vienna University of Technology, Austria

Research Interests

Nanostructured materials, responsive materials, biomaterials, single molecule research, colloids, nanoparticles, metal clusters, thin films, polymers, polymer interfaces, polymer composites, materials for solar and fuel cells
For details, research projects, and publication list see Nanostructure Materials Group site.

Sergiy Minko