Professor Ekaterina Skorb joins the Editorial Board

Welcome to Digital Discovery!

We are delighted to welcome Professor Ekaterina Skorb, ITMO University, Russia, as a new member of the Editorial Board of Digital Discovery.

A picture of Prof. Ekaterina Skorb

Ekaterina Skorb obtained her PhD in physical chemistry. She was a postdoc and Alexander-von-Humboldt fellow at the Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces (MPIKG, Germany) with Prof. Helmuth Möhwald. From 2013 she worked with Prof. Peter Fratzl (MPIKG) as a group leader. She was a visiting scholar at Harvard (USA) in Prof. George Whitesides’ group from 2016 to 2017. Since 2017 she has worked at ITMO University, Saint Petersberg, Russia where she is now a Full Professor and Director of the Infochemistry Scientific Center (ISC).

An interdisciplinary view on problems from various directions – chemistry, mathematics, IT, and biology – helps to solve complex issues and guide science development for the next generation. There are several ambitious projects running now at the ISC, such as synthetic cells, chemical computing, and chemical origins-of-life as well as sensor, lab-on-a-chip, and implant development.

Read some of Ekaterina’s recent papers below.

Topological Data Analysis of Nanoscale Roughness in Brass Samples
Mikhail Zhukov, Md Syam Hasan, Pavel Nesterov, Mirna Sabbouh, Olga Burdulenko, Ekaterina V. Skorb and Michael Nosonovsky
ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2021, DOI: 10.1021/acsami.1c20694

Spatiotemporal Regulation of Hydrogel Actuators by Autocatalytic Reaction Networks
Arpita Paikar, Alexander I. Novichkov, Anton I. Hanopolskyi, Viktoryia A. Smaliak, Xiaomeng Sui, Nir Kampf, Ekaterina V. Skorb and Sergey N. Semenov
Adv. Mater., 2021, DOI: 10.1002/adma.202106816

Infochemistry and the Future of Chemical Information Processing
Nikolay V. Ryzhkov, Konstantin G. Nikolaev, Artemii S. Ivanov and Ekaterina V. Skorb
Annu. Rev. Chem. Biomol. Eng., 2021, 12, 63–95

Photoelectrochemical photocurrent switching effect on a pristine anodized Ti/TiO2 system as a platform for chemical logic devices
Nikolay V. Ryzhkov, Veronika Yu. Yurova, Sviatlana A. Ulasevich and Ekaterina V. Skorb
RSC Adv., 2020, 10, 12355–12359

Please join us in welcoming Professor Skorb to Digital Discovery.

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