Dr. Adriana Elena Vulcu

Scientific Researcher III


Department: Mass Spectrometry, Chromatography and Applied Physics
Research Team: Porous Materials and Carbon Nanostructures

Phone: (+40)264-584037, int. 123
Office: Building A, Room A1.05
E-mail: adriana.vulcu[at]itim-cj[dot]ro

Research Interests and Expertise

  • Electrochemistry, Science of materials and nanomaterials
  • Synthesis of graphene and heteroatom and/or metallic nanoparticles doped graphene
  • Development of catalyst based on nanomaterials for methanol oxidation reaction (MOR), respectively oxygen reduction reaction (ORR)
  • Synthesis and characterization of hybrid materials based on metallic nanoparticles and organic compounds/ or graphene with application in medicine
  • Development and characterization of electrochemical (bio)sensors


MSc in Cellular Biotransformations 2007 – Babeș-Bolyai University, Faculty of Biology and Geology, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
PhD in Chemistry 2015 – Babeș-Bolyai University, Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Cluj-Napoca, Romania