Dr. Damian Axente

Scientific Researcher I


Department: Physics and Technology of Isotopes
Research Team: Isotopic Separation and Labeled Compounds

Phone: (+40)264-584037, int. 229
Office: Building C5, Room 144
E-mail: damian.axente[at]itim-cj[dot]ro

Research Interests and Expertise

  • Isotope separation, Labeled compounds with stable isotopes, Physical Chemistry, Chemical Technology, Inorganic Chemistry
  • Isotope separation by isotopic exchange, ionic exchange, distillation (rectification).
  • Kinetics and mechanism of isotopic exchange.
  • The production of 15N by isotopic exchange in nitrogen oxides in gaseous phase – nitric acid solution (NITROX) system.
  • Synthesis of labeled compounds with stable isotopes: 15N, 18O, 13C.
  • Thermo-catalytic conversion of sulfuric acid into sulfur dioxide for its recycling in the 15N production plant


Graduated in Chemistry 1964, Faculty of Chemistry, Univ. Babeş-Bolyai, Cluj-Napoca
PhD in Chemistry (Physical Chemistry) 1973, Faculty of Chemistry, Univ. Babeş-Bolyai, Cluj-Napoca