Dr. Elena Gubanova

Academic Career

Since 07.2020: Postdoctoral researcher at the Department of Physics, TU Munich.

2011: Postdoctoral researcher, Technische Universität München, Chair of industrial chemistry 2, Garching, Germany.

2010: Postdoctoral researcher, Ruhr University Bochum, laboratory of industrial chemistry, Bochum, Germany.

2008 - 2010: Junior Researcher, Boreskov Institute of Catalysis (Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Science), laboratory of deep oxidation, Novosibirsk, Russian Federation.

2004 - 2008: PhD student (in the frame of a Russian-French collaboration), Boreskov Institute of Catalysis (Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences), Novosibirsk, Russian Federation and IRCELYON (CNRS / Université Claude Bernard Lyon1), Villeurbanne, France.




2006 – 2008: International collaborative grant of Russian and French Foreign Ministers.

2010: Ruhr University Bochum, Fellowship of DFG collaborative research centre SFB 558.


Representative Publications


V.A. Sadykov, E.L. Gubanova, N.N. Sazonova, S.A. Pokrovskaya, N.A. Chumakova, N.V. Mezentseva, A.S. Bobin, R.V. Gulyaev, A.V. Ishchenko, T.A. Krieger, C. Mirodatos. Dry reforming of methane over Pt/PrCeZrO catalyst: Kinetic and mechanistic features by transient studies and their modeling. Catalysis today, 2011, 171, 140-149.

V.A. Sadykov, N.N. Sazonova, A.S. Bobin, V.S. Muzykantov, E. L. Gubanova, G.M. Alikina, A.I. Lukashevich, V.A. Rogov, E.N. Ermakova, E.M. Sadovskaya, N.V. Mezentseva, E.G. Zevak, S.A. Veniaminov, M. Muhler, C. Mirodatos, Y. Schuurman, A.C. van Veen. Partial oxidation of methane on Pt-supported lanthanide doped ceria–zirconia oxides: Effect of the surface/lattice oxygen mobility on catalytic performance. Catalysis today, 2011, 169, 125-137.  

N.N. Sazonova, V.A. Sadykov, A.S. Bobin, S.A. Pokrovskaya, E.L. Gubanova, C. Mirodatos. Dry reforming of methane over fluorite-like mixed oxides promoted by Pt. Reaction Kinetics and Catalysis Letters, 2009, 98, 35-41.

S. Pavlova, N. Sazonova, V. Sadykov, S. Pokrovskaya, V. Kuzmin, G. Alikina, A. Lukashevich, E. Gubanova. Partial oxidation of methane to synthesis gas over corundum supported mixed oxides: One channel studies. Catalysis today, 2005, 105, 367-371.

E.L. Gubanova, Y. Schuurman, V.A. Sadykov, C. Mirodatos, A.C. Van Veen. Evaluation of kinetic models for the partial oxidation of methane to synthesis gas over a Pt/PrCeZrOx catalyst coated on a triangular monolith. Chemical Engineering Journal, 2009, 154, 174-184.