After splitting of the institute of inorganic and analytical chemistry,
(former head of
the institute of inorganic and analytical chemistry) was the first head of this new
In this era
Alois POPITSCH (born 1941), later
of this institute, who had got his doctoral degree as student of Nachbaur, obtained
the venia in inorganic chemistry.
After Nachbaur had retired because of sickness,
(data and venia)
was elected as head of the institute..
In this era,
(born 1957 in Unterpremstätten/Styria) who had got his doctoral degree in 1985 as student of
Schurz, Kratky and Nachbaur, obtained in 1997 the venia for inorganic chemistry.
The research field of Belaj deals with x-ray investigations of silver
compounds and of momomeric trichlorophosphazenes.