Anatoli Korkin is an Adjunct Professor at Arizona State University, president of a consulting company Nano and Giga Solutions and chairman of the American-Russian Chamber of Commerce of Minnesota.
Dr. Korkin got his Master Degree in chemistry from Mendeleev University of Chemical Technology of Russia and his PhD in physics from Lomonosov Moscow State University. He has an extensive experience in computational and physical chemistry and industrial research in process & material design at atomic and nano scale. He has published over 100 refereed journal articles and edited several books and special journal issues.
Prior starting his career as an entrepreneur in 2004, Dr. Korkin worked for Motorola as a Senior Scientist in R & D division. He was a researcher and visiting scientist in world-class academic institutions, including: Russian (Soviet Union) Academy of Sciences, University of Erlangen-Nurnberg, Max-Planck Institute of Radiochemistry, Dalhousie Uiniversity, University of Florida, Philipps University Marburg, Tyndall National Institute and University of Tokyo.
Dr. Korkin’s entrepreneurial activities include organizing conferences and seminars, consulting in technology commercialization, education, science and executive management for start-up companies, organization and management of professional networks.