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Dmitrii Travin

PhD Thesis Defense

Date & Time:

September 14, 2022, 15:00
Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, 30, Bolshoi Boulevard, bld. 1, Room E-R2-B5-2027

Candidate: Dmitrii Travin
PhD Program: Life Sciences
Thesis Title: Phazolicin — a novel azole-modified peptide antibiotic: structure, mechanisms of action, transport, and biosynthesis

Professor Konstantin Severinov

PhD Defense Jury Reports:

Professor Mikhail Gelfand, Skoltech (Chairman): report
Professor Konstantin Lukyanov, Skoltech: report
Professor Sylvie Rebuffat, National Museum of Natural History, France: report
Professor Douglas Mitchell, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, USA: report
Professor Jorn Piel, ETH Zurich, Switzerland: report

Thesis Changes Log

PhD Defense Outcome:

The thesis is accepted “as is.” The candidate is awarded the Skoltech PhD degree.

PhD Defense Video: