Konstantin Neyman is ICREA Professor at the Department de Ciència de Materials i Química Física and the Institut de Química Teòrica i Computacional, Universitat de Barcelona, leading the group Reactivity of Nanostructures. He obtained his PhD in Chemistry from the Inst. of Inorganic Chemistry in Novosibirsk and completed his Habilitation (Venia Legendi) in Theoretical Chemistry at the TU München. He published a book, 9 book chapters, 190+ articles in referred journals and made 350 presentations at conferences and in universities, 135 of which as keynote and invited lectures. His publications were cited 8000+ times in WoS, H-index = 50 and 10000 times in GoogleScholar, H = 56. Before joining ICREA, Dr. Neyman held senior research associate positions in Germany: at the TU München, Ludwig-Maximilian Universität München and Fritz-Haber-Institut (Berlin) of the Max-Planck Society. He has contributed to the attraction of funds for more than 40 research projects.