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● In 2007 Maxim Yutkin graduated from Novosibirsk State University with diploma in Chemistry. He stayed under the supervision of prof. Fedin to pursue his doctoral degree. In 2011, after successful defense of his PhD thesis, Yutkin joined Division of Advanced Materials Science at Pohang University of Science and Technology, South Korea, as a Post-doctoral Fellow.
● After Post-doctodal appointment Yutkin joined Technology and Engineering Center of one of the world's leading Oil and Gas service companies. In 2015 having become focused on chemistry and surface interactions of fracturing fluids with reservoir he joined UPERC at KAUST as a Research Scientist.