Konstantinos Kavallieratos


Chemistry and Biochemistry; Biomolecular Sciences Institute

Office: CP 326

Phone: 305-348-6034

Email: kavallie@fiu.edu


Research Areas

  • Inorganic chemistry
  • Supramolecular chemistry, molecular recognition and self-assembly
  • Application of hydrogen bonding in organometallic chemistry, ion sequestration and separation, altering chemical reactivity, designing ligand environments for metals and mimicking biological systems
  • Novel materials for selective separation and sensing of environmentally and biologically important ions


  • BS, University of Athens, Greece
  • MS, Yale University
  • PhD, Yale University
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, Oak Ridge National Laboratory