Professor Margus Lopp
Professor Margus Lopp (b. 1949) is Professor of Organic Chemistry at TTÜ, sits on the TTÜ Board of Governours and is Member of the Estonian Academy of Sciences. He obtained his PhD in 1981 working together with Professor Ülo Lille on the chemistry of prostaglandins. He developed one of the first systems for asymmetric Bayer-Villiger oxidation and his current research interest lie in asymmetric synthesis and industrial oil shale/shale oil chemistry.