About me


Lecturer Dr. Octavian Călinescu

Current employment: “Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Biophysics, (2015 – present)

Previous employment: Max Planck Institute of Biophysics, Frankfurt am Main, Department of Biophysical Chemistry (2010 – 2014)



PhD in Biochemistry, Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main (2014). Thesis title: Investigation of electroneutral M. jannaschii NhaP1 and electrogenic H. pylori NhaA: A common transport mechanism for CPA1 and CPA2 Na+/H+ antiporters. 1-page summary: Thesis Summary

M. Sc. in Chemistry, University of Bucharest (2010)

Bachelor in Chemistry, University of Bucharest (2008)