Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University

Andrei Petukhov

Associate Prof. (UHD) van 't Hoff laboratory for physical & colloid chemistry  
Debye Institute for Nanomaterials Science  Utrecht University  also at Laboratory of Physical Chemistry  Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands


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Physics faculty, M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University

Jan 1985 Graduation

June 1988 PhD defence (supervisor O.A. Aktsipetrov)

Thesis Title: Surface enhanced second harmonic generation

and nonlinear electroreflection on metal surfaces

Professional Experience

1985 – 1993 Institute of Crystallography, Moscow

1993 – 1996 Institut für Festkörperforschung, KFA Jülich, Germany

1996 – 2000 Nijmegen University, the Netherlands

2000 – now Van ’t Hoff laboratory for physical and colloid chemistry,
Utrecht University, the Netherlands

2016 – now Part-time at the laboratory of physical chemistry,
Eindhoven University of Technology, the Netherlands

Research expertise

  • Nonlinear optics, surface science, magneto-optics (former)

  • Soft matter, self-assembly

  • Colloids, colloidal crystals, colloidal liquid crystals

  • Advanced synchrotron techniques such as SAXS with microradian resolution, GISAXS, high-resolution x-ray microscopy

Output (measured end of July 2016)

  • 151 peer-reviewed publications in Web of Science (WoS)

  • Citation metrics

    • WoS: 2779 citations (350 in 2015); H-index 32

    • Google scholar: 3412 citations (436 in 2015); H-index 33

  • (co)supervision of PhD projects

    • 8 successfully finished

    • 5 on-going

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