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Univ.Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.techn. Paul Kosma

Head: Division of Organic Chemistry

Muthgasse 18
1190 Wien
EMail: paul.kosma(at)boku.ac.at
Tel: +43 1 47654-77355
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Curr. Vitae

1998 - 2006 Director of CD-Laboratory Pulp Reactivity
1991 - Full Professorship, University of Agricultural Sciences, Vienna
1988 - Habilitation
1980 - Doctoral degree

Statistik Austria, science classification

chemistry; organic chemistry;

Expertise

organic synthesis; NMR spectroscopy; complex carbohydrates; Natural Priduct Synthesis; Chemistry of Triterpenes;

Awards

2013 Grosses Silbernes Ehrenzeichen für Verdienste um die Republik Österreich
2009 Best Communication Award, 13th International Electronic Conference on Synthetic Organic Chemistry
1996 Ehrennadel der Universität für Bodenkultur Wien

Appointments/Memberships in Professional Societies

2011 - Christian Doppler Research Assocation
scientific advisor
2009 -2011 European Carbohydrate Organization (ECO)
president
2008 -2010 ERA-Instruments, an ERA-Net initiative for promoting infrastructure funding in the Life Sciences
scientific advisor
2001 - American Chemical Society (ACS)
member
2000 -2005 Austrian Science Fund
member of the Board of Trustees
2000 -2005 Austrian Science Fund
delegate
1994 - International Carbohydrate Organisation ICO
delegate
1991 - International Endotoxin & Innate Immunity Society
member
1991 - Austrian Chemical Society
member
1991 - European Carbohydrate Organisation ECO
delegate

Editorial board appointments for scientific journals

2016 - Monatshefte für Chemie - Chemical Monthly:
Advisory Board Member
2009 -2010 Carbohydrate Research: Special Issue: Selected Papers from the 15th European Carbohydrate Symposium
Guest Editor (special issue)
2006 -2012 Carbohydrate Research:
Editorial Board Member
2005 - Lenzinger Berichte:
Editorial Board Member
1996 - J ENDOTOXIN RES:
Editorial Board Member

Reviewer for scientific journals

2017 - Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry
2015 - Tetrahedron Letters
2015 - New Journal of Chemistry
2015 - Bioscience Biotechnology and Biochemistry
2014 - Journal of Medicinal Chemistry
2014 - Israel Journal of Chemistry
2014 - Journal of the American Chemical Society
2014 - Journal of agricultural and Food Chemistry
2012 - Febs Letters
2012 - Current Organic Synthesis
2010 - Carbohydrate Polymers
2010 - Chembiochem
2010 - Molecules
2010 - Beilstein Journal of organic Chemistry
2010 - Journal of Molecular Catalysis B-Enzymatic
2010 - Organic Letters
2010 - Cellulose
2010 - International Journal of Biological Macromolecules
2008 - Phytochemistry
2007 - Canadian Journal of Microbiology
2007 - Chemistry and Physics of Lipids
2006 - Journal of organic Chemistry
2006 - Letters in Organic Chemistry
2005 - Synlett
2005 - Chemistry-A European Journal
2005 - Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry
2004 - Polymer
2002 - Biomacromolecules
2002 - European Journal of Organic Chemistry
1995 - EUR J BIOCHEM
1995 - Angewandte Chemie International Edition
1990 - Journal of Carbohydrate Chemistry
1990 - Carbohydrate Research
1990 - Journal of Biochemistry
1990 - J ENDOTOXIN RES

Expert for external appointment/habilitation procedures

2004 Externe Habilitation: Mitglied: Univ. Hamburg

Reviewer/Expert funding organizations

2017 - The Royal Society - United Kingdom
2015 - Le Studium Loire Valley Institute for Advanced Studies http://www.lestudium-ias.com/about-us - France
2015 - Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft DFG - Germany
2014 - Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) - Canada
2013 -2014 Slovenian Research Agency (ARRS) - Slovenia
2008 -2009 Slovenian Research Agency (ARRS) - Slovenia
2005 - Wissenschaftsministerium der Republik Serbien - Yugoslavia
2005 - Europäische Kommission - European Union
2003 - Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, ÖAW - Austria
2002 - American Chemical Society - United States (USA)
2000 - ÖAD - Österreischischer Austauschdienst - Austria

Organizer of scientific conferences, Chairs

2016 XXVIIIth International Carbohydrate Symposium
scientific member of the advisory board
2013 Eurocarb 17
scientific member of the advisory board
2011 16th European Carbohydrate Symposium
scientific member of the advisory board
2009 Carbohydrates as Organic Raw Materials
scientific member of the advisory board
2009 15th European Carbohydrate Symposium
organiser
2007 14th European Carbohydrate Symposium
scientific member of the advisory board
2006 9th European Workshop on Lignocellulosics and Pulp
organiser
2005 Japanese-European Workshop on Cellulose and Functional Polysaccharides
organiser
2003 12th European Carbohydrate Symposium
scientific member of the advisory board
2001 11th European Carbohydrate Symposium
scientific member of the advisory board
1999 Advances in wood chemistry
organiser
1997 4th Int. workshop on carbohydrates as organic raw materials
scientific member of the advisory board
1992 2nd Conference of the Int. Endotoxin Society
member of the organisation committee
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