Zoran S. Petrović
Physical chemist
Prokuplje, 4 June 1941

Foreign member

Department of Chemical and Biological Sciences


Membership of SASA
Foreign member since 5 November 2009

BSc (1964), Faculty of Technology and Metallurgy, University of Belgrade; PhD (1974) University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK

Pittsburg State University, professor (1994‒2011); professor emeritus (2014‒); University of Massachusetts, visiting professor (1992‒1994); University of Novi Sad, professor of physical chemistry of polymers (1978‒1992)

Membership of specialist associations
American Chemical Society; Materials Research Society; Society of Plastics Engineers; Society of Rheology; American Oil Chemists Society; Chemical Society of Vojvodina, president; Serbian Chemical Society, member of the Presidency

Membership of editorial boards
Svet polimera [World of Polymers] member of editorial board; Journal of Polymers and the Environment, member of editorial board

Awards and recognitions
The Presidential Green Chemistry Award (2007);
Glycerine Innovation Award (2009);
Distinguished Scholar Award, Pittsburg State University (2014);
Lifetime Achievement Award, Bio-Environmental Polymer Society (2014)