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Livius Nicolae Cotarca Edit Profile

Chemical engineer

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

  • Other Work

    • 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.

Interests

  • Other 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