CIC BiomaGUNE, Spain
V. Pavlov obtained his PhD degree in Chemical Engineering in January 2005 from the University Rovira I Virgili (Spain). He worked in the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (Israel) in the group of professor Itamar Willner as a postdoctoral researcher. Since October he continued his postdoctoral study at the Chemistry Department of the University of Heidelberg (Germany). In February 2007 he joined the new research institute CIC BiomaGUNE in San Sebastian as a group leader. His research interests include enzymatic generation of metal and semiconductor nanoparticles, production of new recombinant mutated enzymes, and optical bioanalytical assays.