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Eleni Papaplioura

🇦🇹 Technische Universität Wien

🎓 Resume

Eleni completed her B.Sc. in Chemistry in the University of Ioannina, Greece in 2016. During her studies, she participated in an Erasmus+ internship at the Technological University of Vienna (TUW), working on different chromatographic techniques. She received her M.Sc. “Advanced Synthesis & Catalysis” (SynCat), (Elite program of the Network of Excellence Bavaria) from the Department of Chemistry and Pharmacy, University of Regensburg, Germany in 2019, focusing on the: “Total synthesis of gamma-butyrolactone bioactive compounds”.  

During her graduate studies, she undertook a 2-months internship at the Eshelman School of Pharmacy at the University of North Carolina, USA, working on the “Synthesis of substituted caprolactams”. In June 2019 she participated into the Graduate School Program Molecular Drug Targets at TU Wien and she has been working on the “Target identification of Leoligin”.

When she is not in the lab, Eleni enjoys going horseback riding.

⚙️ Project in CHAIR
#5 Sustainable and safe C-H activation for large-scale production