Professor, Department of organic chemistry, Institut National des Sciences AppliquÃ©es, Lyon, France.
Prof. Florence Popowycz got her PhD with Prof. Pierre Vogel in 2003 from the Ecole Polytechnique FÃ©dÃ©rale de Lausanne (EPFL) after working on mannosidase inhibitors. After a 1-year post-doctoral stay in Geneva, she moved to Lyon where she holds now a full professor position at the Institut National des Sciences AppliquÃ©es (INSA). Dr. Popowycz has authored more than 45 manuscripts and 6 patents.
Her main interests are devoted to the development of new synthetic methodologies and its applications to heterocyclic scaffolds.