Chiral Session

Chair Biography

Bezhan Chankvetadze is Full Professor for Physical Chemistry and director of the of the Institute of Physical and Analytical Chemistry at the Tbilisi State University in Tbilisi, Georgia. B. Chankvetadze has published over 200 research papers in peer reviewed journals, over 30 review papers and book chapters and holds several patents of the former Soviet Union, USA, Germany and Japan. B. Chankvetadze has published one monograph (Capillary Electrophoresis in Chiral Analysis, Wiley&Sons, Chichester, UK, 1997), co-authored one book (Quantitative Determination of Antiepileptic Drugs in Biological Fluids, Tbilisi University Press, Tbilisi, Georgia, 1993) and edited one multiautored book (Chiral Separations, Elsevier Science, 2001). He has edited and co-edited many special issues of the journals J.Chromatogr. A, Electrophoresis, J. Pharm. Biomed. Anal., and Journal Separation Science on various topics of separation science. B. Chankvetadze has given over 200 presentations as plenary, invited or oral speaker on the international conferences in fields of chirality, electromigration techniques and separation science. B. Chankvetadze is the Editor of the Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis (Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands) and a member of the editorial boards of Electrophoresis (Wiley-VCH), Journal of Chromatography A (Elsevier), Journal of Separation Science (Wiley-VCH), Chirality (Wiley), Current Analytical Chemistry (Bentham), Current Chromatography (Bentham), Current Pharmaceutical Analysis (Bentham) and Acta Chromatographica.

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  • Dr. Daniel Armstrong from University of Texas at Arlington - "Practice and ramifications of ultra fast chiral separations"
  • Dr. Francesco Gasparrini from Sapienza Universita de Roma - "Sub-2 um Brush-Type Chiral Stationary Phases in Ultra High Performance Chromatography: Current Status and Future Directions"
  • Dr. Nelu Grinberg from Boehringer Ingelheim - "Chromatographic and spectroscopic studies on the chiral recognition of sulfated β-cyclodextrin as chiral mobile phase additive: Enantiomeric separation of a chiral amine. Nelu Grinberg, Shengli Ma, Nizar Haddad, Heewon Lee, Nathan Yee and Chris Senanayake."
  • Dr. David Speybrouck from Janssen - "Supercritical Fluid Chromatography: A powerful tool for analysis and purification of enantiomers"
  • Dr. Gerhard Scriba from Friedrich Schiller University Jena - "Mechanistic Aspects of Capillary Electrophoresis Enantioseparations"
  • Dr. Michael Laemmerhofer from University of Tubingen - "Chiral ion-exchangers: Recent developments and new applications"
  • Dr. Debby Mangelings from Vrije Universiteit Brussel - "A Generic Chiral Separation Strategy in Supercritical Fluid Chromatography on Polysaccharide-based Chiral Stationary Phases"
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    University of Western Sydney


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