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Livius Nicolae Cotarca

Livius Nicolae Cotarca, Romanian chemical engineer. Recipient N.Teclu award Romanian Academy, 1987, Premio alla ricerca Italian Society Chemistry, 2005. With Romanian Military, 1974.

Background

  • Cotarca, Livius Nicolae was born on February 2, 1951 in Arad, Romania. Arrived in Italy, 1991. Son of Nicolae I. and Ana-Niculina R. (Visan) Cotarca.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, Polytech. Romania, 1974; Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Engineering, Polytech. Romania, 1984.

    Career

    • Process engineer, Research and Development chemist SPUMOTIM, Timisoara, Romania, 1974—1977. Assistant professor Polytech., 1978—1991. Senior chemist, researcher Gruppo CAFFARO-SNIA, Torviscosa, Italy, 1991—1999.

      Research and Development director Zambon Group, Lonigo, Italy, since 1999.

    Works

    • Author: (book) Structure and Properties of Organic Compounds, Vols. 1 and 2, 1985, 87, Phosgenation Handbook, 2004. Contributor articles to professional journals.

      Inventor in field of producing omega-functionalized aliphatic acids, synthesis and chemistry of triphosgene and active pharma ingredients.

    Membership

    With Romanian Military, 1974.

    Personality

    Interests

    Classical music, opera.

    Connections

    • Married Cristina Maria G. Ciortea, February 15, 1975. 1 child, Cristiana Oana.
    • father: Nicolae I. Cotarca
    • mother: Ana-Niculina R. (Visan) Cotarca
    • spouse: Cristina Maria G. Ciortea
    • child: Cristiana Oana Cotarca
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    Born February 2, 1951
    (age 66)
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    • 1974
      Polytech. Romania
    • 1984
      Polytech. Romania
    • 1974 - 1977
      Process engineer, SPUMOTIM
      Timisoara, Timis, Romania
    • 1974 - 1977
      Research and Development chemist, SPUMOTIM
      Timisoara, Timis, Romania
    • 1978 - 1991
      assistant, professor Polytech.
    • 1991 - 1999
      senior, Gruppo CAFFARO-SNIA
      Torviscosa, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
    • 1991 - 1999
      researcher, Gruppo CAFFARO-SNIA
      Torviscosa, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
    • 1999
      Research and Development director, Zambon Group
      Lonigo, Veneto, Italy