Arkady Krasheninnikov

Name Arkady Krasheninnikov
Work Groups Work Group 4 - Theory
Laboratory Materials Physics Division
Organisation University of Helsinki
Website http://beam.acclab.helsinki.fi/~akrashen/
Areas of Research effects of ion and electron irradiaition on carbon and inorganic nanostructures, electronic structure calculations
Research Keywords electronic structure calculations, density-functional theory, molecular dynamics, graphene, carbon nanotubes, electron irradiation, ion irradiation, defects

Areas of Future Interest Electronic transport in nanostructures, time-dependent density-functional theory

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Brief CV
Senior Scientist, Docent, PhD 1995, over 120 publications.
Areas of expertise:
Mostly theory--atomistic computer simulations, electronic structure calculations, density-functional theory, molecular dynamics, simulations of effects of ion and electron irradiation on nanostructured and bulk materials, defects in carbon nanotubes, graphene. Graphene, 2D transition metal dichalcogenides.
Also heavily involved in ion-irradiation experiments.
Previous experience:
High-temperature superconductivity, electronic transport in nanostructures, quantum cascade lasers.