Professor Dr. Arben Merkoçi
Professor and director of the Nanobioelectronics & Biosensarben 2ors Group at Institut Català de Nanociencia i Nanotecnologia (ICN)
Editor of Biosensors and Bioelectronics
Editorial board of Electroanalysis , Microchimica Acta
The design and application of nanotechnology and nanoscience based biosensors based on the integration of biological molecules (DNA, antibodies, cells and enzymes) and other (bio) receptors with micro- and nanostructures and applied in diagnostics, environmental monitoring or safety and security
Recent Honors and Awards
Member of the Academy of Science of Albania, 2008
Winner of the Electrochemistry Communications Award 2005, in acknowledgment of high
Quality and best cited paper: “Low-potential stable NADH detection at carbon-nanotube modified glassy carbon electrodes, Electrochemistry Communication, 4 743-746 (2002) and
The most cited author in the first 8 years of the Electrochemistry Communications journal
Top Referee 2006 – Biosensors and Bioelectronics. Selected by the Publisher of Analytical Chemistry, Electrochemistry and Sensors of ELSEVIER.
Member of International Society of Electrochemistry
Ministry of Science and Education of Spain visiting Professor Scholarships, 2001, 2002, 2003.
IAAM Medal 2011 awarded in recognition of outstanding and notable contribution in the field of Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology.
Certificate of Appreciation, Presented on december 2011 from ACS Publications in recognition of valuable contribution and dedicated service in the peer review of manuscripts submitted to ACS Journals