The Marek Family

 Postdoctoral Associates


Veeru 2018Dr. Veeranjaneyulu Lanke


Mr. Veeranjaneyulu Lanke, was born on 2nd February, 1988 at Lankevanidibba, Andhra Pradesh, India. After his initial schooling at Lankevanidibba, he obtained his Bachelor’s degree in 2008, from Sri. A. B. R. Govt. Degree College, Repalle. He completed his Master’s degree in 2010 from the Department of Chemistry, Acharya Nagarjuna University College, Guntur.


Guillaume 2018Dr. Guillaume Duret

After two internships at the Aarhus University (Denmark) in the team of Prof Skrydstrup and the Université Paris V (France) in the team of Prof Prestat, Guillaume Duret obtained his MsC from the Université Paris V in 2013.
He then joined the group of Dr. Nicolas Blanchard at the Université de Strasbourg (France) to carry out his Ph.D., which he received in 2017, where his work focused on copper-mediated oxidative cross-coupling and cycloaddition reactions.


GuoMing 2018Dr. Guo-Ming Ho


Guo-Ming was born in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. He received his diploma in chemical engineering in 2003 from Nanya Institute of Technology (Taoyuan, Taiwan). In September 2003, he began graduate studies under supervision of Prof. Yu-Jang Li at National Chiayi University (Chiayi, Taiwan), where he studied the chemistry of vinylogous urethanes and natural product synthesis. After completing his MSc degree in June 2006, he joined the group of Prof. Shang-Cheng Hung and started his PhD studies at National Tsing Hua University (Hsinchu, Taiwan).


Heiko 2018Dr. Heiko Sommer


Heiko was born and raised in Hannover, Germany. After graduating from highschool he completed an apprenticeship as laboratory assistant (‘Chemielaborant’) at Solvay Pharmaceuticals/Abbott Laboratories before studying chemistry at the University of Hannover.


Aurelien 2018Dr. Aurélien de la Torre


Aurélien was born in Montpellier, France, in 1988. He graduated from Montpellier's Graduate School of Chemistry (ENSCM) and the University of Montpellier 2 in 2011, after achieving various internships at the Institut des Biomolécules Max Mousseron (IBMM), CID-CSIC (Barcelona) and Sanofi (Montpellier).


YianFey 2018Dr. Yuanfei Zhang


Yuanfei Zhang was born in 1988 in Chongqing, China. He obtained his B.Sc. in pharmacy from Chongqing University in 2010.


Longyang 2018Dr. Longyang Dian


Longyang was born in 1988 in Henan province of China. He received in 2010 his BSc Degree in chemistry from Sun Yat-Sen University (SYSU, Guangzhou, P. R. China), followed by a MSc under the guidance of Prof. Xiaoguang Lei as a joint graduate student from the School of Pharmaceutical Science and Technology (SPST), Tianjin University and from National Institute of Biological Science, Beijing (NIBS). During his master, he studied the total synthesis of sesquiterpenoids, medicinal chemistry and chemical biology.


David 2018Dr. David Pierrot


David was born in Boulogne-Billancourt, France in 1986. In 2011, he graduated from Montpellier 2 University and Montpellier's Graduate School of Chemistry (ENSCM). Following the Mediterranean seashore he moved to Marseille to do a Ph.D. on total synthesis and organocatalysis under the joint supervision of Prof J. Rodriguez and Dr. D. Bonne.


Graduate and Master's Students


Anthony 2018Anthony Cohen



Itai 2018Itai Massad



Yair 2018Yair Cohen



Peter 2018Peter, Yong Wang


Peter, Yong Wang was born in Shanxi China on 08/09/1988. He was granted the M. Sc. degree in Organic Chemistry from East China Normal University under the guidance of Prof. Dr. Haihong Wu.



Former Ph.D. and M.Sc. Students


  1. Marwan Simaan
  2. Jeffrey Bruffaerts
  3. Lina Judkele
  4. Tiran Berkovitz
  5. Elvira Haimov
  6. Maya Preshel
  7. Dr. Polina Smirnov
  8. Liron Oskar
  9. Dr. Yury Minko
  10. Biana Island
  11. Dr. Ahmad Masarwa
  12. Tamara Zabrodski
  13. Dr. Tom Mejuch
  14. Dr. Noga Gilboa
  15. Liat Frid
  16. Dr. Rozalia Unger
  17. Dr. Alexander Shternberg
  18. Dr. Anat Levin
  19. Fritz Weisser (2008)
  20. Einav Hadad (2008)
  21. Dr. Adi Abramovich (2008)
  22. Dr. Helena Chechik (20007)
  23. Dr. Genia Sklute (2007)
  24. Dr. Nicka Chinkov (2005)
  25. Dr. Elinor Zohar (2005)
  26. Dr. Daniella Banon-Tene (2005)
  27. Irina Zouev (2003)
  28. Amal Shibli (2002)
  29. Shahera Farhat (2002)
  30. Dr. Hadi Rezaei (2000)
  31. Dr. Stephanie Norsikian (1999)
  32. Dr. Denis Brasseur (1998)
  33. Dr. Edwige Lorthiois (1997)
  34. Dr. Benoit Folleas (1997)
  35. Dr. Isabelle Creton (1996)
  36. Dr. Sophie Klein (1995)
  37. Dr. Christophe Meyer (1994)
  38. Dr. Dov Beruben



Former Postdoctoral Associate


  1. Dr. Juliette Sabbatani
  2. Dr. Morgan Cormier
  3. Dr. Jian Qiang Huang
  4. Dr.
  5. Dr. Sukhdev Singh
  6. Dr. Nicolas Germain
  7. Dr. Daniel Muller
  8. Dr. Khriesto A. Shurrush
  9. Dr. Veronika Warner
  10. Dr. Alexander Vasseur
  11. Dr. Markus Labeling
  12. Dr. Pavel Starkov
  13. Dr. Hendrik Eijsberg
  14. Dr. Roxane vabre
  15. Dr. Guillaume Eppe
  16. Dr. Dorian Didier (2012)
  17. Dr. Pierre-Olivier Delaye (2012)
  18. Dr. Morgane Pasco (2012)
  19. Dr. Camille Oger (2011)
  20. Dr. Ahmad Basheer (2011)
  21. Dr. Bishnu Dutta (2010)
  22. Dr. Samah Simaan (2010)
  23. Dr. Jaya Prakash Das (2009)
  24. Dr. Jos P. Varghese (2001)
  25. Dr. Annie Liard (2000
  26. Dr. Natalia Vais-Morlender (2000)
  27. Dr. Swapan Majumdar
  28. Dr. Deborah Amsallem (2002)
  29. Dr. Philippe Bertus
  30. Dr. Arindam Chakraborty (1999)
  31. Dr. Claudia Averbuj (1998)