Vladimir Ya Lee
User Biography : Prof Vladimir Ya Lee Vladimir Ya Lee was born in the Russian Federation. He received the M.S. degree in chemistry from the Far Eastern State University (Vladivostok) in 1982 and the Ph.D. degree in organic chemistry from the Institute of Organic Chemistry, Academy of Sciences of the USSR (Moscow) in 1987. After a couple of postdoctoral stays at the Korea Institute of Science and Technology (Seoul, Republic of Korea) in 1996 and at the Université Paul Sabatier (Toulouse, France) in 1997, he is working at the University of Tsukuba (Tsukuba, Japan), where he is currently holding an Assistant Professor/Lecturer position. He has been a Visiting Professor at several universities in Germany, France, and Japan. He has authored/coauthored over 100 papers in the peer-reviewed journals, several book chapters, and a monograph titled “Organometallic compounds of low-coordinate Si, Ge, Sn, and Pb: from phantom species to stable compounds” published by Wiley in 2010. He has over 160 presentations at the international and national conferences. His research interests are low-coordinate derivatives of the main group elements: carbene analogues, cations, free radicals, anions, multiply bonded derivatives, highly strained small rings, as well as their transition metal complexes.
Biography Updated on 28 June 2012