Evgeni B. Starikov is a specialist in theoretical biophysical chemistry with nearly 30 years of professional experience. He worked as a research associate with the Karolinska Institutet, Sweden, from 2001 to 2004 and the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany, from 2005 to 2008 and as a researcher with the Max Bergmann Center of Biomaterials, Germany, from 2008 to 2009. Currently, he is a freelance researcher at Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, and Kobe University, Japan. Prof. Starikov has authored around 100 articles and 1 monograph and co-edited a book. His current research interests include thermodynamics applications.