News and Links

2022
2022
2021
2021
Started a faculty position in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Florida International University

Attended the Conference on Sciences at Extreme Conditions (CESC-2021) online (July 26-30) with oral talk titled "Measurements of thermal conductivity of materials at high pressures and high temperatures using flash laser heating method with Pockels cell"

Attended 2021 MRS Fall Meeting in Boston, MA, USA (November 29 - December 2) with oral talk titled "Measurements of Thermal Conductivity of Materials at High Pressures and High Temperatures Using Flash Laser Heating Method with Pockels Cell"

Attended 2021 American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting online (December 13-17) with poster presentation titled "Direct measurements of thermal conductivity of ferropericlase up to 100 GPa at high temperatures using flash laser heating method with Pockels cell "

2020
2020
Attended 2020 American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting online (December 1-17) with poster presentation titled "Direct measurements of thermal conductivity of materials at high pressures and high temperatures using the flash laser heating method with a Pockels cell"

Started a new postdoc position with Prof. Silvera at Physics Harvard

Press release on one of the papers can be found here

Postdoc Spotlight on the EPL Newsletter
2019
2019
Attended 2019 MRS Fall Meeting in Boston, MA, USA (December 2-6) with oral talk titled "Thermal Conductivity of Earth Minerals at Extreme Conditions Conditions"

Attended 2019 American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting in San Francisco, CA, USA (December 9-13) with oral talk titled "Novel experimental approach to thermal conductivity measurements of materials using continuous and pulsed laser system with Pockels cell". Preview of the talk can be found on Youtube.

GL newsletter mentioned my work on thermal conductivity.
2018
2018
Attended 2018 MRS Fall Meeting in Boston, MA (November 25-30) with oral talk titled "Stoichiometric B13C2 — Structural Stability and Mechanism of Compression up to 68 GPa"

Started a postdoc position with Dr. A. F. Goncharov at Carnegie Science

Attended 2018 MRS Spring Meeting in Phoenix, AZ (April 2-6) with poster presentation titled "Non-Icosahedral Boron Allotrope Synthesised at Extreme Conditions"

Attended 255th ACS National Meeting in New Orleans, LA (March 18-22) with oral talk titled "Non-icosahedral high-pressure boron allotrope"

Attended 26th Annual Meeting of the German Crystallographic Society (DGK) in Essen, Germany (March 5-8) with oral talk titled "Boron allotrope with α-Ga structure synthesized at high pressure and high temperature"
2016
2016
Attended 54th European High Pressure Research Group (EHPRG) International Meeting on High Pressure Science and Technology in Bayreuth, Germany (September 4-9) with oral talk titled "High-pressure investigation of single crystals of α-boron"
2014
2014
Attended 4th International Scientific Conference STRANN 2014 in Saint-Petersburg, Russia (April 22-25) with poster presentation titled "Synthesis and morphology study of Y2-xGdxO3 spherical particles"

Attended XXI International scientific conference of students, PhD students and young scientists “Lomonosov - 2014” in Moscow, Russia (April 7-11) with oral talk titled "The effect of pH on the microstructure of YGdO3 powders obtained by the method of homogeneous hydrolysis under microwave exposure"

Attended VIII National conference on chemistry with international participation of students, PhD students and young scientists “Mendeleev – 2014” in Saint Petersburg, Russia (April 1-4) with oral talk titled "Synthesis of spherical particles of Y2-xGdxO3:RE(Eu,Tb) and their luminescent properties"

Attended 48th School of FGBU “PNPI” in Physics of Condensed State in Saint Petersburg, Russia (March 10-15) with poster presentation titled "Mesostructure Gd(OH)CO3*xH2O powders with spherical particles of a given size"
2013
2013
Attended XX International scientific conference of students, PhD students and young scientists “Lomonosov-2013” in Moscow, Russia (April 9-13) with poster presentation titled "Study of the effect of yttri nitrate concentration on morphology of Y(OH)CO3 powders"

Attended VII National conference on chemistry and nanomaterials of students, PhD students and young scientists with international participation “Mendeleev – 2013” in Saint Petersburg, Russia (April 2-5) with oral talk titled "Investigation of the mesostructure of Y(OH)CO3 monodisperse particles by methods of small-angle X-ray and neutron scattering (SAXS and SANS)"

Attended First Russian national conference of young scientists, Second Meeting Heads of Inorganic Chemistry Chairs “Modern inorganic Chemistry in Universities in Russia” in Moscow, Russia with poster presentation titled "Study of the micro- and mesostructure of Y0.5Gd0.5(OH)CO3·xH2O powders precipitated from solutions with different pH"

Attended 47th School of FGBU “PNPI” in physics of condensed state in Saint Petersburg, Russia (March 11-16) with poster presentation titled "Study of the mesostructure of Y(OH)CO3 powders precipitated from solutions with different yttrium nitrate concentrations"

Attended Russian national scientific conference with international participation “Polyfunctional materials and chemical technologies” in Tomsk, Russia with poster presentation titled "Research of the mesostructure of Y(OH)CO3 powders deposited from solutions with different reagent ratios"
2012
2012
Attended International Youth Scientific School “Modern neutron diffraction technique” in Dubna, Russia (September 24-28) with oral talk titled "Synthesis and analysis of Y(OH)CO3 monodisperse powders with particles of spherical form by the SANS method"

Attended XIX International scientific conference of students, PhD students and young scientists “Lomonosov-2012” in Moscow, Russia (April 7-12) with oral talk titled "Microwave synthesis and analysis of the luminescent properties of solid solutions Y2-xGdxO3:Eu"

Attended VI All-Russian Conference of young scientists students, post-graduate students and students with the international participation “Mendeleev – 2012” in Saint Petersburg, Russia (April 3-6) with poster presentation titled "Synthesis and study of micromorphology and luminescent characteristics of monodisperse particles Y2-xGdxO3:Eu"

Attended International conference “Chemical technologies” in 2012 in Moscow, Russia (March 18-23) with poster presentation titled "Microwave synthesis of Y2-xGdxO3:Eu monodisperse powders with particles of spherical shape"

Attended 46th School of FGBU “PNPI” in physics of condensed state in Saint Petersburg, Russia (March 12-17) with poster presentation titled "Study of the mesostructure of monodisperse yttrium hydroxocarbonate powders by the SANS (small-angle neutron scattering) method"
2011
2011
Attended XVIII International scientific conference of students, PhD students and young scientists “Lomonosov-2011” in Moscow, Russia (April 1-5) with oral talk titled "Microwave synthesis of monodisperse yttrium hydroxocarbonate powders with spherical particles"

Attended XXI Mendeleev competition of students-chemists in Dubna, Russia with poster presentation titled "Synthesis and study of the micromorphology of monodisperse yttrium hydroxocarbonate powders with spherical particles"