Professor, Department of organic chemistry, Institut National des Sciences Appliquées, Lyon, France.
Prof. Florence Popowycz got her PhD with Prof. Pierre Vogel in 2003 from the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale 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 Appliquées (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.