Alexander ZACHARIA

Alexander ZACHARIA was born in Odessa, Ukraine in 30 May 1947.

High education: Chemical Faculty, Department of Analytical Chemistry I. I. Mechnikov Odessa National University

In 1965 enter in Odessa Polytechnic Institute (now Odessa National Polytechnic University) on Chemical and Technology Faculty. In 1968 was passed on I. I. Mechnikov Odessa National University (Chemical Faculty). From 1968 to 1973 studied in the Chemical Faculty (Department of Analytical Chemistry) this University.

After finishing University during 5 years was an Engineer and Researcher on Scientific and Research Department of University. Participate in joint activity with some of industrial companies: Verkhnedneprovsky Mining and Metallurgical Plant (Volnogorsk, Ukraine), Berezniki Titanium and Magnesium Plant (Berezniki, Perm region, Russia), Moscow Experimental Plant of Non-ferrous Metals (Russia), Mtzensk Non-ferrous Metals Processing Factory (Mtzensk, Orlov region, Russia), Odessa Near-port Plant.

From 1978 till now: teaching and scientific activity in the Department of Analytical Chemistry

Present position: Prof. Dr. of Science I. I. Mechnikov Odessa National University, Department of Analytical Chemistry.

Publication: more than 150

Subject of scientific interests: analytical chemistry teaching, investigation on the direct electrothermal atomic absorption spectrophotometry analysis environmental, foods, high-purity materials and solid refractory metal oxides.


  • Organizer some of Ukrainian and International Conference on Analytical Chemistry
  • South Ukrainian Coordinator of Inter laboratory comparison the results of analysis (professional testing) on quality and safety controls of foods, agriculture products and waters.
  • Member of National Scientific Council on Analytical Chemistry of Ukraine Academy of Science.
  • Director Analytical Chemistry Laboratory “CHEMTEST”
  • Head of Nongovernment Public Organization "Institute of Strategic Investigations and Forecasting of Transatlantic Processes (ISIPTP)"

Hobby: music, literature, poetry, nature, journalistic activity, diving.