Dmitry G. Yakhvarov, Arbuzov Institute of Organic and Physical Chemistry, Federal Research Center â€œKazan Scientific Center of Russian Academy of Sciencesâ€. Dmitry Yakhvarov has completed his PhD (2000) from Kazan Federal University (Russian Federation) and postdoctoral studies from Greifswald (2000) and Leipzig (2003) Universities (Germany) and Institute of Chemistry of Organometallic Compounds (2004) (Florence, Italy). He became a Dr. habil. (Doctor of Sciences) in 2012. He has published more than 100 papers in reputed journals. His main research interests are focused on the development of new electrochemical technologies for the preparation of organophosphorus and organometallic compounds and catalysts based on the principles of green chemistry. In 2016 he was awarded the honorary title of Professor of the Russian Academy of Sciences.