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Office Location: TA3 Bldg 1420 Rm 1117 (CINT)
TA3 Bldg 471 Rm 110 (T-1)
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S. in physics, Institute of
2001 – Present Technical Staff Member, Theoretical Division, LANL
2005 – Present Staff Scientist, Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies (CINT), LANL/SNL
2006 – 2007 CNRS invited professor position, UMR 6510, University of Rennes, France
1999 – 2001 Director's Postdoctoral Fellow, Theoretical Division, LANL
1998 – 1999 Postdoctoral Associate, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY)
1994 – 1998 Graduate Student, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY)
1991 – 1994
Graduate Student, Institute of Spectroscopy of Russian Academy of
Relation between optical and chemical properties of organic and semiconductor materials; Development of modern computational methods for molecular optical properties; time-dependent density functional theory and semiempirical methods; Nonlinear optical response of organic chromophores; Adiabatic and non-adiabatic molecular dynamics of the excited states; Collective electronic excitations and optical response of confined excitons in conjugated polymers, carbon nanotubes, semiconductor nanoparticles, and molecular aggregates; Charge and energy transfer in biological and artificial antenna complexes; Ultrafast nonlinear spectroscopy; Nonlinear dynamics of complex classical and quantum systems.
Recent Conferences organized
9th International Conference on "Optical Probes of Conjugated Polymers and Organic Nanostructures" (OP-2011) / 5th Conference on "Excited State Processes in Electronic and Bio Nanomaterials" (ESP-2011).
Center for Nonlinear Studies conference, June 19-24, 2011.
Organizing Committee: Sergei Tretiak, Avadh Saxena, and Richard L. Martin
Advisory Committee: Zeev Valy Vardeny (Utah), Lewis Rothberg (Rochester)
The CNLS Director: Robert Ecke
Nonequilibrium Phenomena, Nonadiabatic Dynamics and Spectroscopy
Telluride workshop, Telluride, CO, July 4-8, 2011.
Organizing Committee: Oleg Prezhdo, Sergei Tretiak, Vladimir Chernyak