Roman Szucs studied analytical chemistry at the Slovak Technical University, Bratislava (Slovakia) and he received Ph.D. degree in 1994 from University of Ghent, Belgium. He worked for two years as a postdoctoral researcher at the Unilever Research Laboratory, Vlaardingen, The Netherlands. In 1997 he joined Pfizer Research and Development where is currently a Research Fellow at the Analytical R and D department in Sandwich, UK. He is currently a Visiting Professor at the University of Ghent in Belgium. In 2019 he joined Department of Analytical Chemistry, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University in Bratislava, Slovakia where he is Senior Lecturer. In addition to chromatographic method development in support of pharmaceutical development, his current research interests include the development of miniaturised electrokinetic separation systems and prediction of retention characteristics for diverse separation modes. He has received the Silver Jubilee Medal, awarded by the Chromatographic society.
Oral contribution: Capillary Electrophoresis: Comparison of Hydrodynamically Opened and Closed Systems