Luigi Vaccaro

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Luigi Vaccaro obtained his Laurea in Chemistry at the University of Naples – Federico II, then he earned a PhD in Chemical Sciences at the University of Perugia where currently he is Associate Professor leading Green S.O.C. group. He has been habilitated as Full Professor in 2013. He is currently appointed as Associate Editor of RSC Advances and Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry. He received the Europa Medal from Society of Chemical Industry – London (2001), the ADP Award from Merck’s Chemistry Council for “Creative work in organic chemistry” (2006 and 2007), the G. Ciamician Medal of the Società Chimica Italiana (2007) and the Vigevani Visiting Professorship (2014). His research is currently focused on the development of heterogeneous catalysis, safer media and flow chemistry towards the definition of novel green/sustainable synthetic tools. Web:; E-mail: .