Lupascu Tudor

Title/degree Academician, Doctor habilitate, Professor
Position Head of the Centre of Ecological Chemistry and Environmental Protection
Principal scientific researcher in Laboratory Ecological Chemistry
Office 348
Phone/fax (+373 22) 73 97 33
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Research areas
  • Chemical, physicochemical and sorption mechanisms of toxic substances on solid supports.
  • Protection of the environment and rational use of natural resources.Ecological chemistry of natural and residual waters. Ecological Chemistry of Wastes.
  • Obtaining technologies of carbonic adsorbents from vegetal raw materials.
  • Surface, groundwater and wastewater purification technologies.
  • Full use of by-products in the wine industry and the obtaining of the biologically active preparations for medicine and agriculture.
Relevant publications


  1. DUCA, G.; LUPAȘCU, T.; NICOLAU, E.; CULIGHIN, E. Chimie ecologică și a mediului. US,,D. Cantemir”. Ch.: Tipografia Biotehdesign, 2018. 250 p. ISBN 978-9975-108-51-5.
  2.  MIHAI, CIOBANU, TUDOR, LUPAŞCU. “Adsorbanţi Carbonici“.Suport de curs pentru masteranzi. 2018, 95 p.

Chapters in monographs (national/ international)

  1. POVAR, I., SPINU, O., LUPASCU, T., DUCA, G. Thermodynamic Stability of Natural Aqueous Systems. In: Handbook of Research on Emerging Developments and Environmental Impacts of Ecological Chemistry. Chapter 4, 2020, p. 76-108. DOI: 10.4018/978-1-7998-1241-8.http://10.4018/978-1-7998-1241-8
  2. KOZAKEVYCH, R; BOLBUKH, Y; LUPASCU, L; LUPASCU, T; TERTYKH, V. Polymeric Composite Films with Controlled Release of Natural Antioxidant Enoxil. In: FESENKO, O.; YATSENKO, L., eds. Nanochemistry, Biotechnology, Nanomaterials, and Their Applications. Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature, 2018, Springer Proceedings in Physics 214, pp. 149-164.
  3. LUPAŞCU, T.; MITINA, T.; GRIGORAȘ, D. Metodele de determinare a microelementelor in obiectele biologice. În: Microelementele în obiectele biosferei Republicii Moldova şi aplicarea în agricultură şi medicină, 2016, Chişinău, pp.240-253. ISBN 978-9975-51-724-9.

Articles in international journals with IF

  1. LUPAŞCU, T., PETUHOV, O., ŢÎMBALIUC, N., CIBOTARU, S., ROTARU, A. Adsorption Capacity of Vitamin B12 and Creatinine on Highly-Mesoporous Activated Carbons Obtained from Lignocellulosic Raw Materials. In: Molecules, 2020, 25(13), 3095. IF=3.589.
  2. POVAR, I., ZINICOVSCAIA, I., UBALDINI, S., SPINU, O., PINTILIE, B., LUPASCU, T., DUCA, G. Thermodynamic analysis of heavy metals precipitation for their recovery from industrial wastewaters. In: Environmental Engineering and Management Journal, 2020, vol. 19, nr. 2, pp. 281-288.; IF=0,956
  3. CRETESCU, I.; LUPASCU, T.; BUCISCANU, T.; BALAU-MINDRU, T; SOREANU, G. Low-cost sorbents for the removal of acid dyes from aqueous solutions. Process Safety and Enviromental Protection. ISSN 0957-5820. DOI: 10.1016/j.psep.2016.05.016. (IF= 2.078).
  4. GUNKO, V.M.; LUPASCU, T.; KRUPSKA, T.V.; GOLOVAN, A.P.; PAKHLOV, E.M.; TUROV, V.V. Influence of tannin on aqueous Layers at a surface of hidrophilic and hidrophobic nanosilicas. Colloid and Surfaces A, 531(2017), 9-17. ISSN:0927-7757 (IF=2.7).
  5. KUZEMA, P.O.; LAGUTA, I.V.; STAVINSKAYA, O.N.; KAZAKOVA, O.A.; BORYSENK, M.V., LUPASCU, T.G. Preparation and characterization of silica-Enoxil nanobiocomposites. Nanoscale Research Letters. 2016, 11(68) ISSN 1556-276X, DOI: 10.1186/s11671-016-1287-y. (IF= 2.584)
  6. LUPASCU, T.; CIOBANU, M.; BOTAN, V.; SANDU, I.G.; DRAGALIN, I.; MITINA, T.; SANDU, I. Removal of ammonium ions and ammonia from groundwater by oxidation processes. Revista de Chimie. 2018, 11. (IF: 1,412)
  7. MOLDOVAN, Z.; MARINCAS, O.; POVAR, I.; LUPASCU, T.; LONGREE, PH.; SIMOVIC ROTA, J.; SINGER, H.; ALDER, A. Environmental Exposure of Anthropogenic Micropollutants in the Prut River at the Romanian-Moldavian Border: A Snapshot in the Lower Danube River Basin. Environmental Science and Pollution Research. 2018, 25, 31040-31050. ISSN: 0944-1344. (IF: 2.741)
  8. SPATARU, P.; POVAR, I.; LUPASCU, T.; ALDER, A.; MOSANU, E. Study of nitrogen forms in seasonal dynamics and kinetics of nitrification and denitrification in prut and nistru river waters. Environmental Engineering and Management Journal. 2018, 17(7), 1711-1719. ISSN: 1582-9596. (IF: 1.021)
  9. TUROV, V.; LUPASCU, T.; KRUPSKA, T.; POVAR I. Nanosilica A-300 influence on water structures formed on the bioactive agent Enoxil. Canadian Journal of Chemistry, 2015, 93, DOI: 10.1139/cjc-2015-0360, published on the web 19 October 2015 (IF-1,061)
  10. TUROV, V; LUPASCU, T; KRUPSKAEA, T; POVAR, I . Nanosilica A-300 influence on water structures formed on the bioactive agent Enoxil. Canadian Journal of Chemistry. 2016, 94(1), 88-94, ISSN: 1939-019X, DOI: 10.1139/cjc-2015-0360, (IF=1.066).
  11. IVANETS, A.I.; NASTAS, R.I.; KUZNETSOVA, T.F.; AZAROVA, T.A.; POSTOLACHI, L.V.; GINSARI, I.N.; VORONETS, E.A.; RUSU, V.I.; LUPASCU, T.G. Regularities of Modification of Active Carbons by Oxygen-Containing Manganese Compounds. Protection of Metals and Physical Chemistry of Surfaces. 2018, 54 (4), 587–593. ISSN 2070-2051, DOI: 10.1134/S2070205118040056 (IF: 0,71).
  12. PETUHOV, O.; LUPASCU, T.; BEHUNOVÁ, D.; POVAR, I.; TATIANA MITINA, MARIA RUSU. Microbiological Properties of Microwave-Activated Carbons Impregnated with Enoxil and Nanoparticles of Ag and Se. C — Journal of Carbon Research, 2019, 5, 31;

Articles in other journals

  1. MITINA, T., BONDARENCO, N., GRIGORAS, D., LUPASCU, T., MEREUTA, A. The composition of the lime scale of electric power stations and rationale of their utilization. In: Znanstvena misel journal, 2020, vol.1, nr.45. с. 18-23. ISSN 3124-1123.
  2. KRUPSKA, T. V.; GOLOVAN, A. P.; LUPASCU, T.; POVAR, I.; SPINU, O.; KARTEL, M.T.; TUROV, V.V. The nanocomposite system based on tannin and methylsilica for the activation of development of seeds. Dopov. Nac. Akad. Nauk Ukr. 2017, 10, 83-90. ISSN 1025-6415. DOI: 10.15407/dopovidi2017.10.083.
  3. LUPASCU, T.; POVAR, I. Analysis of Adsorption Technologies of Water and Wastewater Treatment Used in the Republic of Moldova. American Journal of Chemical Engineering. 2016. 51-59. ISSN: 2330-8605.
  4. TUROV, V.; LUPASCU, T.; KRUPSKA, T.; POVAR, I.; SUVOROVA, L. Influence of Nanosilicaon Water-phase Tranzitions in Hygroscopic Sistems. Chemistry Letters, 2017, 46, 481-484. Online ISSN: 1348-0715. Print ISSN: 0366-7022.
  5. ЛУПАШКУ, T.; КРУПСКАЯ, Т.; ПОВАР, И.; ТУРОВ, В. Фазовые переноды воды в гидроскопических системах и влияние нанокремнеземов на них. Бутлеровские сообщения, 2016, 46(6), 113-119. ISSN 2077-0212.
  6. LUPAŞCU, G.; CIOCÂRLAN, A.; DRAGALIN, I.; LUPAȘCU, L. Antimicrobial activity of the volatil coriander oil (Coriandrum sativum l.). Rom. J. Biol. – Plant Biol., 2019, 64, nos. 1–2, p. 31–42, Bucharest, România.
  7. ГОЛОВАНЬ, А.П.; ЛУПАШКУ, T.Г.; КРУПСКАЯ, Т.В.; ЛУПАШКУ, Г.А; ТУРОВ, В.В. Влияние композитов на основе танинов и гидрофобного кремнезема на всхожесть и морфологические параметры овощных культур. Хімія, фізика та технологія поверхні. 2019, 10(3),. с. 272-280.

Articles in national journals

  1. CIOBANU, M.; BOTAN, V.; LUPASCU, T.; MITINA, T.; RUSU, M. Adsorption of strontium ions from water on modified activated carbons. Chemistry Journal of Moldova. 2016, nr. 11(2), . DOI: ISSN: 1857-1727.
  2. DUCA, Gh.; CIOBANU, M.; LUPASCU, T.; POVAR I. Adsorption of strontium ions from aqueous solutions on nut shells activated carbons. Chemistry Journal of Moldova. 2018, 13(2), 69-73. ISSN 1857-1727.
  3. HALIARNIK, D.; PETUHOV, O.; BAKALINSKA, O.; LUPASCU, T.; KARTEL, M. Benzoyl peroxide decomposition by nitrogen-containing carbon nanomaterials. Chemistry Journal of Moldova. 2016, nr. 11(1), 91-96. ISSN: 1857-1727.
  4. POSTOLACHI, L.; RUSU, V.; LUPASCU, T. Effect of aluminium sulphate aging on coagulation process for the Prut River water treatment. Chemistry Journal of Moldova, 2016, nr. 11(1), 27-32. ISSN: 1857-1727.
  5. POSTOLACHI, L.; RUSU, V.; LUPASCU, T.; PETUHOV, O. Improvement of filtration properties of Ghidirim diatomite (Republic of Moldova). Chemistry Journal of Moldova. 2018, 13(1), 117-121. ISSN: 1857-1727, DOI:
  6. STAVINSKAYA, O.; LAGUTA, I.; KAZAKOVA, O.; KUZEMA, P.; LUPASCU, T. Hygroscopic properties of enoxil-silica composites. Chemistry Journal of Moldova. 2018, 13(2), 89-93. ISSN 1857-1727.
  7. TUROV, V.; BOGATYREV, V.; KRUPSKA, T.; GALABURDA, M.; LUPASCU, T.; POVAR, I.; KOKOSHA, N. Water binding through polyacrylamide hydrogel and the influence of its preliminary saturation by enoxil. Chemistry Journal of Moldova. 2018, 13(1), 87-94. ISSN 1857-1727.
  8. GINSARI, I.; POSTOLACHI, L.; RUSU, V.; PETUHOV, O.; GOREACIOC, T.; LUPASCU, T.; NASTAS, R. Modification of carbonaceous adsorbents with manganese compounds. Chemistry Journal of Moldova, 2015, 10(2), 92-94. ISSN: 1857-1727.
  9. GRIGORCEA, S.; LUPAȘCU, L.; ȚIMBALIUC, N.; LUPAȘCU, G. Activitatea antifungică a taninurilor oxidate, extrase din lemnul de stejar. Intellectus. 2017, nr. 3, 94-99. ISSN 1810-7079.
  10. LUPASCU, T. Carbuni activi autohtoni pentru economie, protectia sanatatii omului si a mediului ambient. Akademos, revista de stiinta, inovare, cultura si arta, 2016, nr. 3(42), 74 -77. ISSN 1857-0461.
  11. LUPASCU, T.; ARÎCU, A.; COCU, M. Institutul de Chimie al AŞM. Realizări şi perspective. Buletinul AŞM, Ştiinţele Vieţii, 2016, 1(328), 184-200. ISSN 1857-064X.
  12. LUPAȘCU, L.; GRIGORCEA, S.; LUPAȘCU, G.; ȚIMBALIUC, N. Noi compuși taninici din stejar și proprietățile lor antimicrobiene in vitro. Buletinul Academiei de Ştiinţe a Moldovei. Ştiinţele vieţii. 2017, 2 (332), 139-146. ISSN 1857-064X.
  13. LUPAȘCU, L.; LUPAȘCU T.; GONȚA A.; ȚÎMBALIUC N. Compus autohton de origine taninică cu proprietăți antioxidante. Intellectus, 2016, nr. 3, 94-98. ISSN 1810-7079.
  14. LUPAŞCU, L.; LUPAŞCU, G.; ȚÎMBALIUC, N.; ŞUBINA, V.; MAGHER, M. Activitatea antimicrobiană in vitro a taninurilor intacte şi oxidate, izolate din nuc (Juglans regia l.). Buletinul Academiei de Științe a Moldovei. 2018, 2, 113-120. ISSN:1024-7696
  15. LUPAŞCU, L.; RUDIC, V.; LUPAŞCU, T.; GONȚA, A.; ȚÎMBALIUC, N. Oportunităţi de utilizare a taninurilor vegetale intacte şi modificate la tratarea afecţiunilor de origine microbiană. Buletinul Academiei de Ştiinţe a Moldovei. Ştiinţele vieţii. 2016, 2 (329), 125-134. ISSN 1857-064X
  16.  LUPAŞCU, T.; Dezechilibrul dintre factorii biotici şi abiotici şi efectele lui asupra vieţii pe Pământ. Akademos, 2017, nr.1, 21-23. ISSN 1857-0461.
  17. LUPAŞCU, T.; ŢIMBALIUC, N.; LUPAŞCU, L. Obţinerea şi caracterizarea compuşilor bioactivi extraşi din produse vegetale forestiere. Academos. Revistă de ştiinţă, inovare, cultură şi artă. 2017, 4 (47), 45-51. ISSN 1857-0461
  18. MITINA T.; BONDARENCO, N; GRIGORAS, D.; BOTIZAT, E.; LUPASCU, T. Determination of strontium ions in waters with a high content of sodium ions. Chemistry Journal of Moldova, 2015, 10(1), 20-24. ISSN: 1857-1727.
  19. NASTAS, R., RUSU, V., LUPAŞCU, T. Stabilirea proprietăţilor acido-bazice ale cărbunilor activi Studia Universitatis Moldaviae, Seria Ştiinţe reale şi ale naturii, 2016, vol II. ISSN: 1814-3237. nr. 6(96), 170-177, CZU: 621.3.035: 665.7
  20. POSTOLACHI, L.; RUSU, V.; LUPASCU, T.; MAFTULEAC, A. Improvement of coagulation process for the Prut river water treatment using aluminium sulphate. Chemistry Journal of Moldova, 2015, 1(10), 25-32. ISSN: 1857-1727.
  21. POVAR, I.; SPINU, O.; DEMCHENKO, P.; VOYTKO, A.; LUPASCU, T. Thermodynamic study of the binding of lead by pectin. Scientific Journal of Cahul State University “Bogdan Petriceicu Hasdeu”: Economic and Engineering Studies. 2018, 1(3), 61-66. ISSN 2587-313X
  22. RUSU, V. Stratul dublu electric al montmorilonitului. I. Influenţa intercalării cu oligomeri de aluminiu. Studia Universitatis Moldaviae, Seria Ştiinţe reale şi ale naturii, 2016, vol II. ISSN: 1814-3237. nr.6(96), 204-213 CZU: 546.62: 661.862 
  23. SHEPEL, D.; GOREACIOC, T.; LUPAŞCU, T.; FILIPPOV, M.; RUSU, M. Method of infrared spectra registration of activated carbons in potassium bromide pellets. Chemistry Journal of Moldova. 2015, 10(1), 113-115. ISSN 1857-1727.
  24. NASTAS, R.; GOREACIOC, T.; GÎNSARI, I.; CEBOTARI, I.; LUPAŞCU, T.; SANDU, M.; TĂRÎŢĂ, A.; MITINA, T. Testarea cărbunilor activi autohtoni pentru eliminarea ionilor de nitrit din apă. Buletinul A.Ș.M. Ştiinṭele vieții, 2019, Chișinău, Republica Moldova, nr. 2 (338), p. 171-179. ISSN 1857-064X
  25. LUPAŞCU, L.; TÎMBALIUC, N.; LUPAŞCU, G.; GAVZER, S.; SLĂNINĂ, V. Activitățile antioxidante și antimicrobiene ale extractelor intacte şi oxidate, izolate din ceai verde comercial. Buletinul Academiei de Ştiinţe a Moldovei. Ştiinţele vieţii. Nr. 2 (338) 2019, p. 144-151. 


  1. EARAR, K.; SANDU, A.; MATEI, M.; LUPASCU, T.; SANDU, I, Pastă de dinți și procedeu de obținere a acestiea. Patent MD 4453. 2017-07-31.
  2. GONŢA, A.; LUPAŞCU, L.; ŢÂMBALIUC, N.; LUPAŞCU, T. Cremă antimicrobiană şi antioxidantă pentru tratamentul afecţiunilor cutanate inflamatorii. Patent MD 4290. 2015-02-28.
  3. LUPAȘCU, T. Desenul industrial “Ceas”. Brevet de invenție MD 4364. Data 2017-04-26.
  4. LUPAȘCU, T.; CIOBANU, M. Procedeul de îndepărtare din apele subterane a ionilor de amoniu și a nitriților. Patent MD 2684. 2017-05-23.
  5. LUPAŞCU, T.; CIOBANU, M.; BOŢAN, V.; CAŢER, R. Procedeu de purificare a apelor subterane de hidrogen sulfurat, ioni de fier(II) şi mangan(II). Patent MD 4288 CI 2015.01.31.
  6. LUPAȘCU, T.; CIOBANU, M.; BOȚAN, V.; CAȚER, R. Procedeu de purificare a apelor de profunzime de ioni de amoniu, amoniac și hidrogen sulfurat. Patent MD 4435. 2017-05-23.
  7. LUPAŞCU, T.; CIOBANU, M.; BOŢAN, V.;CAŢER, R. Procedeu  de purificare a apelor  subterane de hidrogen sulfurat, ioni de fier (II) şi mangan(II). Patent MD 4288. 2015-01-31.
  8. MANEA, L.; VLAHIDIS, V.; LUPASCU, T.; SANDU, I. Dispozitiv de administrare a substantelor fitosanitare in plante lemnoase. Patent nr. 4340.
  9. SANDU, I.; CREŢU, A.-M.; LUPAŞCU, T.; SIELIECHI J.-M.;KOUAME, I.-K.; GUIFO, K. J.; SANDU, A.-V.; VASILACHE, V.; SANDU, I.-G.; VASILACHE  V. Procedeu de potabilizare a apelor subterane  şi de  suprafaţă. Patent MD 4298. 2015-03-31.
  10. ŞEPELI, D.; RUSU, M.; FILIPOV, M.; LUPAŞCU, T. Procedeu de determinare a substanţelor humice solubile în apă din apele natura şi din rocile solide. Patent MD 4305. 2015-04-30.
  11. TUROV, V.; KRUPSKA, T.; LUPASCU, T.; POVAR, I. Слособ регулирвания впливу на фазовой поверхности воды в гидроскопичнх системах. Патент Украины № 2375/3У/18 от 25.01.2018.
  12. VLAHIDIS, V.; MANEA, L.; LUPAŞCU, T.; SANDU, I. Dispozitiv de administrare a substanţelor fitosanitare în plante lemnoase. Patent MD 4286. 2015-01-31.
  13. RUSU, V., MAFTULEAC, A., POSTOLACHI, L., GOREACIOC, T., LUPASCU, T. Instalaţie cu filtru precoat. Patent MD 4579 C1 2019.02.29.
  14. TUROV, V., LUPASCU, T., BOGATYREV, V., KRUPSKA, T., GALABURDA, M., LUPASCU L., POVAR, I., KOKOSHA N. Material polimeric cu proprietăți antimicrobiene. Patent MD 4607 C1, 2019.07.31

National projects

  1. Advanced research in computational and ecological chemistry, identification of technological procedures for treatment, formation of water quality and quantity (code 010603)
    Period: 2024-2027
    Subprogram manager: Dr. habilitate, assoc. prof. Igor POVAR
  2. ANCD/20.80009.7007.21. Reducing the effects of toxic chemicals on the environment and health through the use of adsorbents and catalysts obtained from local raw materials
    Period: 2020-2023
    Project manager: Acad., dr. habilitate, prof. Tudor LUPASCU
  3. CSSDT/15.817.02.16A. Controlling of sorption-structural characteristics of carbonaceous and mineral adsorbents and multifunctional materials for the purpose of their use in practice
    Period: 2015-2019
    Project manager: Acad., dr. habilitate, prof. Tudor LUPAŞCU

International projects

  1. HORIZON-MSCA-2022-SE-01/101131382. Multifunctional sustainable adsorbents for water treatment assisted with plasma technologies and for health protection from xenobiotics (CLEANWATER)
    Period: 2023-2027;
    Project manager: Dr., conf. cerc. Raisa NASTAS
  2. 2020-MSCA-RISE-2016/734641. Nanoporous and Nanostructured Materials for Medical Applications (NANOMED)
    Period: 2017-2020
    Project manager: Academician Tudor LUPAȘCU
  3. RESINFRA 2017-2018. Efficiency of monitoring the content of heavy metals in the environmental components
    Period: 2017-2018
    Project manager: Academician, dr. habilitate, prof. Tudor LUPASCU
  4. FP7-PEOPLE-2013-IRSES/612484.  Biocompatibile/bioactive nanostructurated materials (NANOBIOMAT)
    Period: 2014-2017
    Project manager: Academician, dr. habilitate, prof.  Tudor LUPASCU
  5. H2020/INFRADEV-02/DANUBIUS-RI/739562. Preparatory phase for the pan-european research infrastructure DANUBIUS–RI “International centre for advanced studies on river-sea systems”
    Period: 2017-2019
    Project manager: Academician Gheorghe DUCA
  6. AȘM-CNCI/18.80013.5007.01/it. Thermodynamic optimization of innovative processes developed for the recovery of industrial waste containing precious metals
    Period: 2018-2019;
    Project manager: Dr. habilitate, assoc. prof.  Igor POVAR
  7. AȘM-ANSIIU/17.80013.5007.02/Ua.  Multicomponent nanocomposites to stimulate the growth of agricultural plants.
    Period: 2017-2018;
    Project manager: Academician, dr. habilitate, prof. Tudor LUPASCU
  8. AȘM-FRCFB/15.820.18.02.04/B. Catalysts with metal oxides for water treatment: synthesis, properties, use.
    Period: 2015-2016;
    Project manager: Dr., assoc. prof. Raisa NASTAS