UMD: A Globally Connected University

Andrei Vedernikov

2353 Chemistry Building
College Park, MD 20742
Work Phone: 
301 405 2784
Expert Credentials: 

Tought courses of organic chemistry, theoretical organic chemistry, homogeneous catalysis with transition metal complexes and phase-transfer catalysis in the Kazan State University (Russia). Relevant publications: ??, J. Chem. Educ. 2004, 81, 1357-1361. There are also related publications in Russian including journal articles and brochures.

Area of Expertise: 

alkane CH bond activation and functionalization, platinum and palladium complexes, organometallic chemistry in aqueous solutions, DFT and ab initio calculations, organometallic reactions mechanisms, ligand design and synthesis, pyridinophanes, catalysis, olefin aziridination, dinitrogen activation

Country of Expertise: 
Ph.D. Organic Chemistry Kazan State University (1986),D.Sci. Organic and Physical Chemistry Kazan State University (2000)