Gunawan Indrayanto

Professor Gunawan Indrayanto is an expert in pharmacy who focuses on organic chemistry, plant biotechnology, and pharmaceutical and biomedical analysis. Besides actively conducting research, he also actively publishes his works. By 2016, Gunawan has written 113 publications in international journals and chapters in reference books. Furthermore, he becomes a reviewer or a member of research paper selection committee in numerous international journals. He also reviewed eight international journals from several countries: Hungary, the U.S., India, and Netherlands. Gunawan’s expertise in pharmacy is undeniable. It is proven by his achievement as one of Indonesian scientists attaining the highest index in Wise Index of Leading Scientists and Engineers for member countries of Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC). He was one of six Indonesian scientists who obtained such a privileged acknowledgement. In his home institution, Universitas Airlangga, Gunawan often uses his research as teaching materials for his students.

His research could be published or used by researchers in pharmacy or other related fields. Gunawan is an expert, scientist, and researcher whose research aims at producing and developing natural-based medicine from Indonesian native plants using biotechnology. In the future, this field of study has bright prospect to be developed. Considering Indonesia is a country with diverse kinds of plants and natural resources that can be used as medicines. Since obtaining DAAD scholarship from October 1980 to February 1983, Gunawan had lived in Germany to study in doctoral program and received numerous awards. In 2008, he acquired an award as one of six leading Indonesian scientists from Committee on Science and Technology (Comstech) in Pakistan. In 2009, he was awarded excellent researcher nominator by South East Asia European Community Net, Austria. Recently in 2015, he was chosen as one of leading reviewer contributors in Elsevier, Netherlands. (*)



Place and Date of Birth :

Kediri, 27 March 1949

Email :

gunawanindrayanto@, indrayanto@hotmail. com

Phone :

(+6231) 5033710, 5020514

Educational Background :
  1. Undergraduate program and pharmacist profession program, UniversitasAirlangga, Surabaya
  2. Doctoral program, Tubingen University, Germany
  3. Visiting researcher in Leiden University, Netherland
  4. Visiting researcher in Düsseldorf University, Germany
Reviewer of International Journals :
  1. Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis (Elsevier)
  2. Journal of Planar Chromatography (Kiado Academy, Hungary) Talanta (Elsevier)
  3. Natural Product Communication (Natural Product Inc., USA) Journal of Pharmaceutics (Hindawi, India) (Elsevier)
  4. Journal of Bioequivalence & Bioavailability (Omic International, Open Access) Arabian Journal of Chemistry (Elsevier)

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