Institute of Chemistry

Zoran Zdravkovski

portrait: 'kaj Jole' by Spase Suplinovskicaricature: by Darko Markovic


PhD in Chemistry, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Technology, University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia: Influence of the Polymer Supported Reagent Structure on the Transformations of Organic Molecules -1989

Research: Computational chemistry, Theoretical organic chemistry, Pesticides (POPs) and their degradation

Other Interests: Nomenclature of organic chemistry; Impact of Internet on education

Teaching: Computers in Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry


Representative Publications:

Nestorovska-Krsteska, A; Zdravkovski, Z.; Theoretical Study of the Diastereofacial Isomers of Aldrin and Dieldrin, Inter. J. of Mol. Sci. 2006, 7, 35-46.

Trajkovska, S.; Tosheska, K.; Aaron, J.J.; Spirovski, F.; Zdravkovski, Z.; Bioluminescence Determination of Enzyme Activity of Firefly Luciferase in the Presence of Pesticides, Luminescence 2005, 20(3), 192-196.

Mitrevski, B.; Zdravkovski, Z.; Rapid and Simple Method for Direct Determination of Several Amphetamines in Seized Tablets by GC-FID, Forensic Sci. Int. 2005, 152, 199-203.

Zdravkovski, Z.; Theoretical Study of the Diels-Alder Reaction of Benzene with Fluorinated Dienophiles, J. Mol. Struct. (Theochem) 2004, 684, 99.

Zdravkovski, Z.; Theoretical Study of the Stability of Hexachloro- and Hexafluorocyclohexane Isomers, Bull. Chem. Technol. Macedonia 2004, 23, 13

Dimitrieska-Stojkovic, E.; Zdravkovski, Z.; Supercritical Fluid Exctraction of Quercitin and Rutin from Hyperici Herba, J. Liq. Chrom. 2003, 26, 2517.

Jursic, B. S.; Zdravkovski, Z., An Ab Initio Study of Heterodienophiles Addition to 2,3-Diaza-1,3-Butadiene: An Example of Endo-Lone-Pair Effect on the Reaction Energy Barrier, J. Comp. Chem. 1996, 17, 298.

Jursic, B. S.; Zdravkovski, Z., Reaction of Imidazoles with Ethylene and Singlet Oxygen. An Ab Initio Theoretical Study, J. Org. Chem. 1995, 60, 2865.

Jursic, B. S.; Zdravkovski, Z., Ab Initio Study of Diels-Alder Reactions of 1,3,4-Oxadiazole with Ethylene, Acrylonitrile, Maleonitrile, Fumaronitrile and 1,1 Dicyanoethylene. Inverse Order and Ratio of Endo/Exo Reactivity, J. Phys. Org. Chem. 1994, 7, 634.

Jursic, B. S.; Zdravkovski, Z., Ab Initio Calculations of Diels-Alder Transition Structures in Hetero Dienophile Addition to Cyclopentadiene, J. Phys. Org. Chem. 1994, 7, 641.

Jursic, B. S.; Zdravkovski, Z., The Utility of PM3 Method for Predicting the Reactivities of Cyanoethenes in Diels-Alder Reactions with Pyrrole, J. Heterocycl. Chem. 1994, 1429.

Jursic, B. S.; Zdravkovski, Z., Theoretical Study of Ethylene and Vinyl Alcohol Addition to 1,4-Dioxa-1,3-butadiene, J. Org. Chem. 1994, 59, 7732.



З. Здравковски, Excel низ примери од хемијата , II издание, ПМФ, Скопје, 2003.

З. Здравковски & К. Стојаноски, Основи на органската номенклатура , ПМФ, Скопје, 1997 & 2003.


Translations into Macedonian:

Г. Ј. Ли, Х. А. Фавр, В. В. Метаномски, Принципи на хемиската номенклатура, Вовед во правилата на IUPAC, Интернет издание,, Скопје 2005.

Б. Подолошов, М. Коруноски & З. Здравковски, Номенклатура на органската хемија, Секции A, B и C, МАНУ, Скопје, 1986.


Phone: (389-2) 324-9926

Fax: (389-2) 322-6865

Address: Insitute of Chemistry, Arhimedova 5, POB 162, Skopje, R. Macedonia

Created by ZZ: December 20, 1995; Last updated: February 21, 2006