Chairman: Ph. D. (Chemistry), Associate Professor Yury Vasilyevich Murashkin
Telephones: +7(812) 494-9256;
Fax: +7(812) 712-7791
The department trains:
· specialists (engineers) in specialty 240603 (251700) - Chemical Technology of Rare Elements and Related Compounds
· Bachelors and Masters of engineering and technology in course 240100 (550800) – Chemical Technology and Biotechnology
Students who study at the department master such disciplines as chemistry and technology of rare elements, theoretical basics of hydrometallurgy, physicochemical principles of technology of highly refined compounds, extraction and ion-exchange processes in technology of rare and rare-earth metals, non-ferrous and precious metals, methods of control in technology of rare elements, design and equipment of plants in the rare-earth metal industry and principles of project engineering of enterprises and other courses. Students gain thorough knowledge in the fields of physical chemistry and chemistry of coordination compounds. During the training at the department, students carry out independent research work under the leadership of professors and successfully participate in grant contests and conferences.