"Babes-Bolyai" University

"Raluca Ripan" Institute for Research in Chemistry



Personal information
First name / Surname: Laura Elena Muresan
Address: Fantanele Str. No 30, RO-400294, Cluj Napoca
Telephone/fax : +40 264 580 165/ +40 264 420 441
Mobile: +40 744 159 706
E-mail: laura_muresan2003@yahoo.com
Nationality : Romanian
Date of birth: 24.05.1969
Gender F

April 2005 - PhD in Chemistry, title of thesis„Luminescent materials doped with rare earth”
October 1999 - April 2005 - PhD -student
Interest domain inorganic chemistry, solid state chemistry, materials with special properties
Institution Babes- Bolyai University, Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
1998 – 1999 - Master in Applied Electrochemistry
Interest domain
applied electrochemistry, recovery of lead from wastes, Institution Babes- Bolyai University, Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
October 1990 - July 1996 - License in Chemistry
Interest domain inorganic chemistry, organic chemistry, physics etc
Institution Babes- Bolyai University, Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

Formation stages
-Doctoral scholarships (June - October 2001) PC5- Marie Curie Programme at Institute of Material Science (ICMAB), Barcelona, Spain; all research activities performed have allowed the development as a researcher in material science domain (training in different investigation techniques and equipments for materials investigations)
-Internship training (September .2005) at the European Sinchrotron Radiation Facilities (ESRF), Grenoble, France.
-Postdoctoral stage, posdru/89/1.5/s/60189 (2010-present) include postdoctoral stage at ICMAB-Spain, Title: “Synthesis and characterisation of some yttrium aluminate based luminescent materials for lightening devices”
Mentor: Elisabeth Jeanne Popovici.

Work experience
February 1999 – present
Occupation /position : Chemist, Scientific Researcher, Senior Researcher III (Laboratory of Inorganic Compounds)
Main activities : Research activity in material science
Institution : "Raluca Ripan" Institute for Research in Chemistry, Babes-Bolyai University Cluj-Napoca
September 1996 - February 1998
Occupation / position : High-school teacher
Main activities : Didactic activity
Institution : Scholar Group "Spiru Haret", Scholar Group Electromechanical, Scholar Group "C.D. Nenitescu", Baia Mare, Romania

Personal skills and competences
Other language(s): English, Spanish
Social, Managerial, Technical and Computer skills and competences:
-Ability to coordinate a large work team; Ability to inter-relate with co-workers;
- Project leader for research projects involving medium human and material resources.
- The activity of micro-production of precious metals and luminescent pigments (ICCRR = unique producer of pigments photoluminescence and phosphors)
- Development of new processes and new products and their protection (patents).
- Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Acces), Adobe Photoshop, OriginPro, etc.

Additional Information
Member of professional associations-Romanian Society of Chemistry
Scientific profile site: http://www.researcherid.com/rid/C-5952-2012
Scientific activity:
- 42 papers of which 28 ISI, 11 papers as main author; 3 papers in ISI with relevance score > 0.5);
- Over 30 scientific communications at national and international symposia;
- 3 patents / patent applications;
- 2 topics / research projects in direct coordination;
- Over 20 research projects as team member.