•University degree from Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (1982);
•Ph.D. degree from Kapitza Institute (1987).
the electronic transitions (van Hove singularities) of the Fermi surfaces of pure metals and alloys, the magnetic and transport properties of the HTSC, intrinsic Josephson effect. See a summary of my research (will be updated soon).
the low temperature, vacuum and high-pressure techniques, photolithography and thin film technology, programming and data acquisition, SQUID- based magnetometry and ultra-low voltage measurements, design of low-temperature cryostats and equipment.
transport and magnetic properties of HTSC, physics of vortices,
physics and application of the intrinsic Josephson effect,
semimetals: graphite and garphene, bismuth.
No. of publications in refereed journals: 60+
Teaching: FMI015; FMI020; FKA190; FKA196
I like: nature, music (ragtime), gag cartoons, jogging, tennis, and gym.
I dislike: boring stuff.
I also have lots of ideas.