Andrey Kolesnikov

Education and research experience:

2016 – 2021. MSc, Novosibirsk State University (NSU), Novosibirsk, Russia

04.06.2018 – 01.08.2018 Stuart L. Schreiber group. Project title "Synthesis of the DNA-encoded library scaffolds. Understanding the decarboxylative cross-coupling reactions mechanisms and stereoselectivity". The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA, USA.

01.08.2016 – 18.08.2016. Cristina Pujades group. Project title "Neurogenesis regulation in the posterior embryonic brain". School of Molecular and Theoretical Biology, Inc., Barcelona, Spain.

2021– to present. PhD student, Zelinsky Institute of Organic Chemistry RAS, Moscow, Russia.

Research interests:

medicinal chemistry, molecular design, chemical synthesis, polyfluorinated compounds, mechanistic studies, dynamic catalysis.

Member of the Mendeleev Russian Chemical Society since 2017.


1. Tolstikov S., Smirnova K., Kolesnikov A., Letyagin G., Bogomyakov A., Romanenko G., Ovcharenko V., «Relationship between phase transition temperature and accessible volume for substituent in Cu(hfac)2 chain-polymer complexes with pyridine-based nitroxides». Polyhedron, 2023, 230, 16212. DOI: 10.1016/j.poly.2022.116212 (

2. Prima D.O., Makarov A.G., Bagryanskaya I.Y., Kolesnikov A.E., Zargarova L.V. , Baev D.S., Eliseeva T.F., Politanskaya L.V., Makarov A.Y. , Slizhov Y.G., Zibarev A.V., «Fluorine-Containing n-6 and Angular and Linear n-6-n' (n, n' = 5, 6, 7) Diaza-Heterocyclic Scaffolds Assembled on Benzene Core in Unified Way». ChemistrySelect, 2019, 4, 2383. DOI: 10.1002/slct.201803970 (