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Department of Chemistry


Agnieszka Ziolkowska
Ajaikumar Samikannu
Ameeq Ul Mushtaq
Anders Lindgren
Andras Gorzsas
André Graça

My research focuses on structural and biophysical studies of Photosystem II complex from Arabidopsis thaliana.

André Ohlin

My research focuses on the behaviour of metal oxide materials, such as polyoxometalates, at the interface with water and other small molecules. See

Andreu Vidal Albalat
Andrey Shchukarev

My research field is chemistry and physics of surface and interfaces, especially in aqueous media, studied by X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy.

Andriy Rebryk
Anna Eriksson
Anna Strom

Bio4Energy Communications

Anna Wuolikainen

- Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

- Chemometrics

- Bioinformatics

Annica Rönnbäck
Benny Björkblom
Birgitta Berglund
Carina Lundberg
Carla Perez
Carlos Martín
Cecilia Lindgren
Chandrakant Mukesh
Chaojun Tang
Charlotta Sundin
Chau Huynh
Cheng Choo Lee
Christian Pett
Christiane Funk

My research focuses on plant proteases as well as the possibility to use Nordic microalgae for wastewater reclamation and biomass generation.


Christine Gallampois
Claes Persson
Dale Corkery
Dalia Abdelfattah

A researcher at the Sustainable Resources and Innovation Platform, Department of Chemistry, research focuses on environmetal sustainabilty  and circular bioeconomy using life cycle assessment.


David Nilsson
Deepika Jaiman
Dmitry Shevela

Application of gas isotope ratio mass spectrometry in photosynthesis and geochemistry research areas. For more information, visit our webpage:

Dong Wang
Edvin Forsgren
Elena Dracheva
Eleonora Borén

Biological macromolecular crystallography

Emil Johansson
Emma Thurén
Eric Capo
Erik Björn

We study how the chemical structure of metal compounds control mechanisms and kinetics for reactions which are central for the cycling of metals in the environment.

Erik Chorell
Erik Steinvall
Eva Weidemann
Fredrik Orädd
Gunilla Isaksson
Guochao Wu
Hasan Tukenmez
Hussein Haggag
Ilona Dudka
Ioana Chelcea

PhD student working with computational chemistry/toxicology

Irina Iakovleva
Irina Shchukareva
Izabella Surowiec
Jaideep Bharate
Jana Späth
Jean-Francois Boily

Inorganic Chemistry focused on Molecular Geochemistry. Experimental and theoretical studies of Earth's crust and atmosphere, and of planet Mars.

Jenny Källström
Jenny Lundqvist
Jens Stens
Jerker Fick
Jessica Giacoboni
Joakim Bygdell
Joao Figueira
Johan Trygg

Full Professor in Chemometrics with focus on multivariate data analysis, AI/deep learning and mechanistic modelling in life science, medicine and the pharmaceutical industry.

Jonna Mattsson
Junyi Zhao
Jörgen Ådén
Karina Persson
Laxmi Mishra
Linda Lundberg
Linda Sandblad

Project: Cell biology - Structure, assembly and cellular organization of the cytoskeleton

MIMS Team Leader

Director of Umeå Core Facility for Electron Microscopy

Lisa Lundin
Madeleine Ramstedt

My research deals with bacterial interactions with surfaces

Madhavi Latha Gandla
Magnus Andersson

In my lab, we use both experimental (time-resolved X-ray scattering) and computational (MD simulations) techniques to understand membrane protein functionality.

Malin Linder Nording
Manesh Nautiyal
Marcus Carlsson
Maria Albert Soriano
Maria Hjelt
Maria Jansson
Maria Sapounidou

My research interests focus on identifying chemicals of concern relevant to human and environmental health, by employing current and developing new computational methodologies. 

Mariana Adolfsson
Mark Rambaran
Martin Edlund
Martin Plöhn
Maruthi Konda
Mattias Hedenström
Mattias Sehlstedt
Melanie Oelker
Merve Yesilbas

Vibrational Spectroscopy, Mineral-Martian analogue soils-water/ice interfacial reactions, NASA's Compact Reconnaissance Imaging Spectrometer for Mars (CRISM) Remote Sensing data analyses 

Michael Hall
Michael Holmboe
Michael Saleeb
Mikael Elofsson

Dean Faculty of Science and Technology

Mikael Lindberg
Minh Van Dinh
Nabil Souihi
Naser Tavajohi
Ngoc Tan Luong
Norman Hoster
Olena Rzhepishevska

Researcher/engineer in metabolomics and infections

WP leader INNOVA4TB project:
Work & Health project; TB, HIV, hep C in work migrants
Erasmus +

Olivia Spain
Pardeep Singh
Partha Pratim Bose
Patrik Andersson

My research aims at developing methods for identifying chemicals of environmental and human health concern and to explore their mode of action by combining computational and experimental tools.

Per Liljelind

I work with analysis of chemicals in the environment. I am the system manager for ChemKeeper, the program for Chemical Management at the University and assists with chemical expertise.

Per Rogne
Pierre Oesterle

I am a PhD student working in environmental chemistry and more specifically on the remediation of polluted water stream by biochars/activated carbon and the regeneration of these adsorbents.

Pooja Dixit
Prasad Bagineni
Pär Jonsson
Quoc Thai Bui
Rémi Caraballo
Richard Lindberg
Sandra Behren
Sanna Bränström
Santosh Govind Khokarale
Sara Henriksson
Sara Spjut
Shashi Kant Shukla

I am an enthusiastic physical-organic chemist. I am currently working on the carbon dioxide capture by deep-eutectic solvents and ionic liquids and their subsequent conversion into useful products. 

Shokat Sarmad
Souvik Sarkar
Stefan Stagge
Stina Berglund Fick
Stina Jansson

My research is mainly focused on thermal treatment of biomass and other organic materials and waste fractions, from an environmental chemistry perspective.

Tobias Hainzl
Tobias Sparrman
Ulrika Westerlind

Our group is interested in chemical glycobiology.

The projects include 1) synthesis of carbohydrates, glycopeptides, semi-synthetic glycoproteins and glycomimetics; 2) studies of disease relevant protein-carbohydrate interactions; 3) development of glycoproteomic tools and methodology.

Uwe Sauer
Veronica Benavente

My research interests focus on understanding the role of hydrothermal carbonization (HTC) in the biorefinery of biomass and organic wastes and implementing a circular economy approach to this field.

Weixing Qian
William Siljebo
Wolfgang Schröder

Chaperones; Supervising PSII under light stress

Xiaotong Jia
Yaowen Wu

Our lab is interested in understanding the molecular mechanism of autophagy and membrane trafficking regulated by small GTPases by developing novel chemical and chemo-optogenetic approaches.