1. Elaboration of new highly active and stereoselective catalytic systems for antioxidants synthesis.
  2. Structural characterization of the catalytic systems studied in the project by spectroscopic methods.
  3. Performing atom-economical synthesis of antioxidants through controlled metathesis reactions.
  4. Producing new materials with advanced performances for applications in pharmacological areas.
  5. Establishing green metathesis processes with low pollution and metal impurities in the final products (see, „Green Metathesis Chemistry”, V. Dragutan, A. Demonceau, I. Dragutan, E. Finkelshtein (Eds.), Springer Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, 2010, 425 p).
  6. Submission of publications. Presenting communications and lectures.
  7. Organizing scientific seminars (see link DETAILS).
  8. NATO Advanced Study Institute on "Green Metathesis Chemistry: Great Challenges in Synthesis, Catalysis and Nanotechnology" July 21-August 02, 2008, Bucharest, Romania (Director: V. Dragutan) with a wide participation of experts from over 29 NATO and NATO partner countries (
  9.  Workshops on ” Syntheses of Antioxidants by Catalytic Routes”, at the Institute of Organic Chemistry “C.D. Nenitescu” of the Romanian Academy, Bucharest. (see link Details)
  10.  Elaboration of the documents concerning the fulfilled annual stages in accordance with the working plan foreseen in the contract.
  11.  Participation in international panels for Ph.D. theses defence.
  12.  Dissemination of obtained results through communications at conferences and publication of papers in the scientific literature.