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Zhandos Utegulov

Associate Professor of Physics
Principal Investigator

PhD, Oklahoma State University, 2003

MS, Oklahoma State University, 1999

Diploma, Kazakh National University, 1996 

Tel: +7 (7172) 70 65 54


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Azat Abdullayev
Postdoctoral Researcher

PhD, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland, 2015

BS, Kazakh National University, Almaty, Kazakhstan, 2010 


Nano- and micro-scale thermal transport in irradiated and nanostructured solids. Picosecond time-domain thermoreflectance. Optical spectroscopy.

Tel: +7 747 272 3929 


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Omid  Farzadian 
Postdoctoral Researcher

PhD, Institute for Advanced Studies
in Basic Sciences, Zanjan, Iran, 2016

MD modeling of phonon thermal transport in interfacial materials.  


Tel: +7 708 715 7315


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Kairolla Sekerbayev 
Postdoctoral Researcher

PhD, Kazakh National University, Almaty, Kazakhstan, 2019

MD and DFT modeling of phonon thermal transport in irradiated solids. Optical spectroscopy of nanostructured materials 


Tel: +7 777 382 2382


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Chingis Kharmyssov
Postdoctoral Researcher

PhD, Nazarbayev University, Astana, Kazakhstan, 2020

Brillouin light scatering spectroscopy of protein solutions, human biofluids, biomechanics


Tel: +7 702 314 1098


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Bayan Kurbanova 
PhD Student

MS, MEPHI, Moscow, Russia, 2019

BS, Kazakh National University, Almaty, Kazakhstan, 2017

Heat trasport in nanostructured materials. Raman and Brillouin micro-spectroscopy. 


Tel: +7 965 187 2595


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Ivan Tkhorzhevskiy
PhD Student

MS, ITMO, Saint-Petersburg, Russia, 2020

BS, St. Petersburg State University of Telecom, St. Petersburg, Russia, 2018

Thermal transport in irradiated SiC


Tel: +7 705 226 1821


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Anna Shamatova
PhD Student

MS, MEPHI, Moscow, Russia, 2018

BS, MEPHI, Moscow, Russia, 2016

Frequency & spatial domain thermoreflectance of irradiated materials


Tel: +7 778 117 4832


Lyazzat Mukhangaliyeva 
Junior Researcher

MS, University of Waterloo, Canada, 2022 

BS, University of Waterloo, Canada, 2015

Laser photo-acoustics for biomedical applications


Tel: +7 778 277 0397


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Rustem Tlegenov
Junior Researcher

MS, MIPT, Moscow, Russia, 2023

BS, STUS, Saratov, Russia, 2021

Labview automation of TDTR mapping, Nanoscale thermal transport in phase-transformed gallium oxide

Tel: +7 778 117 4832


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