Dr. Moldoveanu received his Master's degree in Mathematics from University of Bucharest in 1972 and a PhD in analytical chemistry from the University of Bucharest in 1974. Over the years, he has gained both academic experience teaching at the University of Bucharest in Romania as well as at University of Georgia in Athens (USA), and has accumulated extensive industrial experience working in analytical laboratories for the oil industry and for the tobacco industry. His main fields of interest include various aspects of chromatography such as GC/MS, HPLC, LC/MS/MS and pyrolysis with applications mainly to natural products. He is the author of more than 150 original papers, 5 books in different publishing houses in Romanian, 7 books published by Elsevier (3 of them with a second edition), several chapters in other books, and a number of patents. He is a member of the editorial board of Analytical Methods in Chemistry.