Ilya Ovid'ko Ph.D.

Position Department / Business Unit
Department Head Laboratory for Theory of Defects
Institution Disciplines
Institute of Problems of Mechanical Engineering, Russian Academy of Sciences Physics Mathematics Nanostructures
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Fields of scientific activity: Theory of intergrain and interphase boundaries in nanostructured bulk materials and films; Modeling of the effects of grain boundaries on high-Tc superconductivity; Theory of defects and plastic deformation processes in advanced (nanostructured, crystalline, composite, non-crystalline) materials.

Career Highlights

Author of more than 200 scientific publications and four books

Principal Editor of the journal "Reviews on Advanced Materials Science"
Principal Editor of the journal "Materials Physics and Mechanics"
a member of Editorial Board of the " Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology"
a member of the "Journal of Metastable and Nanocrystalline Materials" Advisory Editorial Board.


I.Ovid'ko, C.S. Pande, R. Krishnamoorty, E. Lavernia and G. Skandan (eds.), Mechanical Properties of Nanostructured Materials and Nanocomposites. MRS Symp. Proc. (MRS, Warrendale, 2004)

T. Tsakalakos , I. Ovid'ko and A.K. Vasudevan (eds.), Synthesis, Functional Properties and Applications of Nanostructures, (Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 2003).

C.C. Berndt, T. Fischer, I.Ovid'ko, G. Skandan and T. Tsakalakos (eds.), Nanomaterials for Structural Applications. MRS Symp. Proc. Vol. 740 (MRS, Warrendale, 2003)

S.Ankem, C.S.Pande, I.Ovid'ko and R.Ranganathan (eds.), Science and Technology of Interfaces, International Symposium in Hohor of Dr. Bhakta Rath (TMS, Warrendale, 2002)

G.M. Chow, I. Ovid'ko and T. Tsakalakos (eds.), Nanostructured Films and coatings, (Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 2000).

Important Articles

1. I.A. Ovid'ko, Deformation of nanostructures, Science 295 (2002) 2386 (pdf, 116 Kb).
2. I.A. Ovid'ko, Relaxation mechanisms in strained nanoislands, Phys.Rev.Lett. 88, N4 (2002) 046103 (1-4), (pdf, 95 Kb)
3. Monograph: M.Yu. Gutkin and I.A. Ovid'ko, Plastic Deformation in Nanocrystalline Materials (Springer, Berlin, N.Y., etc., 2004).
4. Monograph: M.Yu. Gutkin and I.A. Ovid'ko, Physical Mechanics of Deformed Nanostructures. Volume 1: Nanocrystalline Materials (St.Petersburg: Yanus, 2003) (in Russian)
5. Monograph: M.Yu. Gutkin and I.A. Ovid'ko, Defects and Plasticity Mechanisms in Nanostructured and Non-crystalline Materials (St.Petersburg, Yanus, 2001) (in Russian)
6. Monograph: I.A. Ovid'ko, Defects in Condensed Media: Glasses, Crystals, Quasicrystals, Liquid Crystals, Magnetics, Superfluids (St.Petersburg: Znanie, 1991) (in Russian).
7. A.L. Kolesnikova and I.A. Ovid'ko, Orientation order in nanoparticles in composite films, Phys.Rev.B, 69 (2004) 035412 (pdf, 272 Kb).
8. S.V. Bobylev, M.Yu. Gutkin and I.A. Ovid'ko,Transformations of grain boundaries in deformed nanocrystalline materials, Acta Mater., 52, N 5 (2004) 3793-3805 (pdf, 368 Kb).
9. I.A. Ovid'ko and A.G. Sheinerman, Misfit dislocation loops in composite nanowires, Phil. Mag., 84, N 20 (2004) 2103-2118 (pdf, 174 Kb)
10. I.A. Ovid'ko and A.G. Sheinerman, Triple junction nanocracks in deformed nanocrystalline materials, Acta Mater., 52, N 5 (2004) 1201-1209 (pdf, 320 Kb).

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