Flavio Maran

   Professor of Physical Chemistry

   Department of Chemical Sciences

   University of Padova

   1, Via Marzolo, 35131 Padova, Italy

   Room 00 215 - 01 106

   Phone: +39-049-827-5147

   Fax: +39-049-827-5135

   Email: flavio.maran@unipd.it


Flavio Maran obtained his Laurea Degree in Chemistry, Summa cum Laude, from the University of Padova in 1980. He took a faculty position in the same university in 1983. He currently is Professor of Physical Chemistry at the Department of Chemistry of the University of Padova where he leads the Molecular Electrochemistry and Nanosciences Group and teaches advanced physical chemistry, electrochemistry, nanosystems, and electron transfer reactions to graduate chemistry and biotechnology students.


He also is:

Adjunct Professor in the Department of Biology and the Department of Chemistry of Temple University, Philadelphia, PA.

Research Professor at the Department of Chemistry, University of Connecticut, Storrs CT.

Research Collaborator in the Department of Chemistry of Princeton University, Princeton NJ


Visiting Scientist or Professor at: the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel (1987), the Steacie Institute for Molecular Sciences, National Research Council of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (1993, 1998, 2000), the University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada (1998, 2000), University of Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada (2000), Utah State University, Logan, Utah, USA (2000), University de La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain (2003), University of Illinois at Chicago (2008), Temple University (2011-2012), Princeton University (2012).


Fellow of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science at Okayama University, Okayama, Japan (2000), and Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan (2013).  


2014 Winner of the Jaroslav Heyrovsky Prize for Molecular Electrochemistry, awarded by the International Society of Electrochemistry.

Member of the Italian Chemical Society, the American Chemical Society, the Materials Research Society, the Electrochemical Society, and the International Society of Electrochemistry. Referee for many peer review International Journals and a Reviewer of Research Projects for European, North-American, and Australian Foundations.


Organizer of the following (last 10 years) international meetings and symposia:


Symposium “Important Frontiers in Molecular Electrochemistry”, 66th ISE Meeting, Taipei (Taiwan), October 4-9, 2015.

Symposium "Mechanistic Organic Electrochemistry", 227th ECS Meeting, Chicago, Illinois (USA), May 24-28, 2015.

Symposium "Reactive Ion Radical Intermediates", 219th ECS Meeting, Montreal, Quebec, (Canada), May 1-6, 2011.

Symposium “Synthetic and Mechanistic Organic Electron Transfer Reactions”, 216th ECS Meeting, Wien (Austria), October 4 - 9, 2009.

Symposium "8th Manuel M. Baizer Award Symposium on Organic Electrochemistry", 213th ECS Meeting, Phoenix, Arizona (USA), May 18 - 23 2008.

Symposium "Electrochemical Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 58th ISE MeetingBanff, Alberta (Canada), September 9 - 14, 2007.

Symposium “Organic and Biological Nanosystems”, 211th ECS Meeting, Chicago, Illinois (USA), May 6 - 11, 2007.

Nanoparticles, Electrons, and Photons", 201th ECS Meeting, Cancun, Mexico, October  29 - November 3, 2006.

Symposium "7th Manuel M. Baizer Award Symposium on Organic Electrochemistry", 209th ECS Meeting, Denver, Colorado (USA), May 7 - 12, 2006.

1st ECHEMS Meeting "Electrochemistry in Nanosciences", Venice (Italy), June 30 - July 3, 2005.

Symposium "Electron Transfer Through Organic and Biological Bridges II", 207th ECS Meeting, Quebec City, Quebec (Canada), May 15 - 20, 2005.



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