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Alina Stefan

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Research interests

Data SciencePolymersTechnical WritingMolecular DynamicsFluorescence SpectroscopyConfocal MicroscopyLaser PhysicsOptics


Efficient researcher with theoretical and experimental expertise in energy and electron transfer [the first researcher reporting the proof of an intra-molecular electron transfer process in single donor – single acceptor synthetic compounds (dendrimers) embedded in polymer matrices, at the single molecule level] • 5 publications in international peer-reviewed journals within 4 years Technical expertise in time-correlated single photon counting (TCSPC) • 6 publications in international peer-reviewed journals within 4 years (as set-up technician) Technical expertise in confocal single molecule fluorescence microscopy • A preliminary set-up built at KAUST, Saudi Arabia Laser technician • Aligned, maintained, and troubleshot few (fs) laser set-ups Scientific analyst and screenwriter • 7 scientific animations (validated by the international experts) for a Nano-Biotechnology encyclopedia for academics Physics teacher (from Mechanics to Quantum, Atomic and Molecular Physics)

Co-authors (39)

Recent publications

  • Visualization of membrane rafts using a perylene monoimide derivative and fluorescence lifetime imaging (Biophysical Journal (2007) 93, (2877-2891))

    • Margineanu A
    • Hotta J
    • Vallée R
    • et al.
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  • Dendronized Perylenetetracarboxdiimides with Peripheral Triphenylamines for Intramolecular Energy and Electron Transfer

    • Qu J
    • Pschirer N
    • Liu D
    • et al.
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Professional experience

Postdoctoral fellow

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

December 2012 - July 2013(7 months)

Postdoctoral researcher


September 2009 - March 2010(6 months)


Ph.D. in Sciences (Chemistry)

Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

January 2003 - December 2006(4 years)