Vasyl Stotskyi

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PhD Student

Paul Scherrer Institute
Forschungsstrasse 111
5232 Villigen PSI
Switzerland

EDUCATION

Since May 2021                               PhD student at Clay Sorption Mechanisms group,
                                                            Paul Scherrer Institute and University of Bern.

Feb 2019 – Jan 2021                      Master in Chemistry and Molecular Sciences,
                                                            University of Bern.

Sep 2018 – May 2020                   Master in Inorganic Chemistry,
                                                            Ivan Franko National University of Lviv.

Sep 2014 – Jun 2018                      Bachelor in Inorganic Chemistry,
                                                            Ivan Franko National University of Lviv.

EMPLOYMENT

Since May 2021                               PhD student in Clay Sorption Mechanisms group (Dr. Maria Marques and
                                                            Dr. Sergey Churakov, SNF project 200021_192219/1)

Jan 13, 2020 – Jan 13, 2021          Master’s student in Research Group of Prof. Dr. Ulrich Aschauer; investigation of
                                                            metallic NP’s electronic structures (Pt, Ir, Cu) in OER and/or ORR reactions.

Apr 1 – Dec 31, 2020                      Research assistant (Prof. Dr. Simon Grabowsky, Department of Chemistry and
                                                            Biochemistry, University of Bern; investigation of    P-F bonds nature in PF6 anion;
                                                            quantum crystallography; DFT; bond descriptors; XCW fitting).

Jun 1 – Dec 31, 2019                       Research assistant (Prof. Dr. Ulrich Aschauer, Department of Chemistry and
                                                            Biochemistry, University of Bern; investigation of SrNbO2N catalytic activity in
                                                            water oxidation reactions; DFT.

Nov 1, 2016 – Jan 30, 2018           Department of Inorganic Chemistry, part-time lab assistant.

Oct 1, 2014 – May 31, 2020          Bachelor's and Master’s student in Research Group of Prof. Dr. Roman Gladyshevskii,
                                                            Department of Inorganic Chemistry, Ivan Franko National University of Lviv;
                                                            Pd-Al-based catalysts investigation; crystallography).

  1. V. Stotskyi, S. Pukas, R. Gladyshevskii. Crystal Structure of the Compound Sc1.33Pd3Al8 with Layers of
    R Atoms and Al3 Triangles. Solid State Phenomena, 2019, Vol. 289, pp. 59-64.
  2. V. Stotskyi, S. Pukas, R. Gladyshevskii. Crystal Structure of a solid solution in the Mg–Pd–Al system.
    Chemistry of Metals and Alloys, 2019, Vol. 12, pp. 29-32.
  3. V. Stotskyi, U. Aschauer. Water oxidation catalysis on the nitrogen-deficient SrNbO2N (001) surface.
    The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2021, Vol. 125, pp. 2424-2430.