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Research interests

Current projects

  • Development of AI-aided methods for prediction of physical and chemical properties of materials
  • Quantum-chemical investigation of catalytic activity of new materials based on carbides, borides and nitrides of transition metals including high-entropy ones (support by experiments)
  • Computational search for new materials with predefined properties including high-entropy materials (support by experiments)
  • Comprehensive study of low-dimensional materials (electronic properties, spintronics, sensing etc.)

Past projects

  • (2019-2020) Russian Foundation of Basic Research project № 19-03-00100, “Study of superconductivity with electron-phonon coupling mechanism in hydrides, borides and carbides of transition metals stabilized by pressure” (head of the project)
  • (2018-2019) UMNIK program, Light elements: superconducting ternary systems with light elements (head of the project)
  • (2017-2020) Industry project with LLC “Gazpromneft’ NTC”, “Design new superhard materials for the cutters of the drill bit, and their subsequent synthesis and testing” (key participant)
  • (2018-2019) Russian Science Foundation project № 17-73-20038. Computational materials design of new materials with optimal hardness and fracture toughness (head of the project)
  • (2016-2018) Russian Science Foundation project № 16-13-10459. New methods for search of materials with optimal properties.
  • (2015-2016) Skoltech Translational Research and Innovation Program. Low-k materials design
  • (2014-2016) Russian Science Foundation project № 14-12-01217. Simulations of structure and properties of new multylayered nanomaterials based on TMDs and BN-graphene layered structures
  • (2012-2015) Russian Foundation of Basic Research program № 12-02-31261. Investigation of features of electronic, elastic and mechanical properties of materials based on diamond clusters with nanometer size
  • (2012-2014) Research project of Federal Target program № 14.В37.21.1645. Investigation of fabrication ways and properties of single-crystal diamond film with nanometer thickness
  • (2008) The grant of Siberian Federal University (SFU) “Competition of youth research projects (SFU) 2008” for the project “Investigation of low-dimensional nanostructures using quantum-chemical methods of calculations”

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy

Education/Academic qualification

Condensed Matter Physics, Doctor of Sciences, National University of Science and Technology "MISiS"

Award Date: 15 Mar 2021

Condensed Matter Physics, PhD, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT)

Award Date: 8 Jun 2016

Applied Mathematics and Physics, Master, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology

Award Date: 22 Jun 2012

Physics, Bachelor, Siberian Federal University

Award Date: 28 Jun 2010


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