Nelu Grinberg, Ph.D.

Dr. Nelu Grinberg retired from Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. following an eminent career in research chemistry in the pharmaceutical industry. An internationally known expert in analytical chemistry, with an emphasis on chromatography, chiral separations and spectroscopy, he was a Distinguished Research Fellow in the Chemical Development US Department at Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals in Ridgefield, Connecticut until January, 2017. Prior to this, he worked for sixteen years in the Analytical Department at Merck Research Laboratories in Rahway, New Jersey, where he was a Senior Research Fellow.

Dr. Grinberg has authored and co-authored over 160 publications, including articles and book chapters, and has lectured and conducted courses worldwide. He is currently Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Liquid Chromatography and Related Techniques, Editor of the Chromatographic Science book series, and Co-editor of the Advances in Chromatography series. He is also a member of the Board of the Connecticut Separation Science Council and was a recipient of a Koltoff Fellowship of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and the Recipient of Honorary Member of University Senate of “Al. I. Cuza” University, Iasi, Romania.

Dr. Grinberg obtained his Ph.D. in Chemistry from the Technical University of lasi in Romania. He conducted postdoctoral research with Professor Barry Karger at Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts, and with Professor Emanuel Gil-Av at The Weizmann Institute of Science in Rehovot, Israel.