Position: Director, Institute of Chemical Physics, University of Latvia
                 Leading researcher, Institute of Chemical Physics, University of Latvia

Research interests

Investigations of structure, properties and application of nanowires, nanotubes, their architectures, DNA molecules. 
Development of instrumentation for investigation of nanostructures (Scanning probe microscopes compatible with electron microscopes)

Scientific projects:

EU 6th Framework STREP Project Desygn-IT

EU 6th Framework CA Project IPMMAN

COST Project MOLSIMU

ERAF project

Latvian State Program

3 Latvian Council of Science projects

Project of University of Latvia

 Education

1980-1983 - Ph.D. studies, the Latvian State University.

1972-1978 - M.S.+B.S. studies, Dept. of Chemistry, the Latvian State University.

Pedagogic/ Scientific Qualifications:

1994 Leading Researcher, University of Latvia

1992 Doctor in Chemistry, Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, Adademie of Science of Latvia

1985 Candidate of Sciences in Chemistry, Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, Adademie of Science of Latvia

Academic and Professional Experience and Administrative Positions:

2002- present Director Institute of Chemical Physics, University of Latvia
1994 -  present - Leading Researcher, Institute of Chemical Physics University of Latvia.

1992-2006 visiting researcher 4-6 months per year in Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, Bristol University, UK, Tartu University, Estonia, Cork University College, Ireland.
1988 - 93 - Senior Researcher, Dept. of Chemical Physics of Condensed Matter, University of Latvia

1985 - 1988 Senior researcher Dep. of Chemistry, the  Latvian State  University.

1978-1980 Engineer, researcher; Dep. of Chemistry, the Latvian State  University.

 


 

Contact details
E-mail: donats.erts@lu.lv
Phone: +371-7033875