Main activities of the group relate to the nanophotonics and nano-optics of different types of nanostructures including metamaterials.
The paper Viscoelastic Synergy and Microstructure Formation in Aqueous Mixtures of Nonionic Hydrophilic Polymer and Charged Wormlike Surfactant Micelles written by Andrey V. Shibaev, Ksenia A. Abrashitova, Alexander I. Kuklin, Anton S. Orekhov, Alexander L. Vasiliev, Ilias Iliopoulos, and Olga E. Philippova has been published in Macromolecules. We congratulate our graduate student Ksenia Abrashitova because this is her first article!
This Tuesday, December 20, our postgraduate Dmitry Gulkin will make a report about electromagnetic wave propagation in waveguides characterisation by leakage radiation microscopy. Beginning at 6 p. m.
Congratulations to our graduate students M. Barsukova, N. Kokareva, K. Korzun, E. Khan, G. Shein, D. Shevyakov, and A. Vasyakov, who successfully defended their term projects on December 5th.
Our colleague Dr. Irina Soboleva has received a national scholarship "For Women in Science" from L'OREAL -UNESCO. The scholarship is awarded in 112 countries, 10 women receive it every year in Russia. Irina won the scholarship for a study devoted to Bloch surface electromagnetic waves in photonic crystals.
The paper Measurements of the femtosecond relaxation dynamics of Tamm plasmon-polaritons written by B.I. Afinogenov, A.A. Popkova, V.O. Bessonov and A.A. Fedyanin has been published by Applied Physics Letters.