Sergey A. Kukushkin

Head of the Laboratory of Structural and Phase Transformations in Condensed Matter of the Institute of Problems of Mechanical Engineering of Academy of Sciences of Russia.

 

Personal

Last name: Kukushkin

First name: Sergey

Patronymic: Arsenievich

Date and place of birth: March 9, 1954.Leningrad, Soviet Union.

 

 

 

E Master degree 1977 from Leningrad Technological Institute

D

U Cand. of phys.-math sciences in solid state physics (PhD) in

C February 1982 from Kharkov Physico-Technical Institute of the

A Academy of Sciences

T

I Dr. of Science in solid state physics in 1992 from

O A.F.Ioffe Physico-Technical Institute of the

N Academy of Sciences

 

Full Professor in Solid State Physics from 1996.

 

 

Fields :

 First order phase transitions

 Processes of thin film condensation

 Physics and chemistry of surfaces

 Theory of vitrification and devitrification theory of vitrification and devitrification

 Melt crystallization

 Decomposition of solid solutions

Awards

Soros Professorship (1997)

Russian Grants (Russian Fund for Basic Research) (1992-1999)

Russian Federal Center "Integration" (1997-1999)

Contact

Address :

Institute of Problems of Mechanical Engineering, V.O., Bolshoy pr. 61, St. Petersburg, 199178, Russia

Phone :

+7 (812) 321-47-84

Fax :

+7 (812) 321-47-71

e-mail

ksa@phase.ipme.ru

 

Main Publications

Monograph

Kukushkin S.A. and Slyozov V.V. Disperse systems on the surface of solids (Evolution appoach): Mechanisms of thin film

formation. St.Peresburg. Nauka. 1996. 309 pp. ISBN

 

Review :

  Thin Films Condensation Process , Uspechi Physicheskih Nauk, no. 10, pp. 1083-1116, 1998 [in Russian] :

In pdf form
Thermodynamics and kinetics of first-order phase transitions on solid surfaces. Chem. Phys. Reports. . 15, 1239-1339, 1996
 
  New phase formation on solid surfaces and thin film condensation, Progress in Surface Science, Vol. 51, No.1, ISSN 0079-6816, PP.1-108, 1996 [in English; unfortunately, this paper is presented without pictures]:

Kukushkin S.A. Evolution processes in multicomponent and multiphase films, Thin Solid Films, 207 (1992), PP.302-312

Kukushkin S.A. and Shapurko A.V. The evolution of vacant porosity in alkali halide single crystals, J. Phys. Chem. Solids, Vol.53, No.6, PP. 841 - 845, 1992

Kukushkin S.A. and Sakalo T.V. Diffusional coalescence of island films on the real crystal surface in the case of layer-by-layer growth of islands. - 1. A conservative system. Acta. metall. mater. Vol.41, No.4, PP.1237-1241, 1993

Kukushkin S.A. Evolution processes in multicomponent and multiphase film growth from solutions, Thin Solid Films, Vol.239, PP.16-26, 1994

Kukushkin S.A. and Osipov A.V. Kinetics of non-isothermal nucleation of thin films, J.Phys.Chem.Solids, Vol.56, No.2, PP.211-214, 1995

Kukushkin S.A. and Osipov A.V. Solution model of island migration in thin films, Surface Science, Vol.329, PP.135-140, 1995

Kukushkin S.A. and Osipov A.V. Kinetics of thin film nucleation from multicomponent vapor, J. Phys. Chem. Solids, Vol.56, No.6, PP.831-838, 1995

Kukushkin S.A. and Slyozov V.V. Crystallization of binary melts and decay of supersaturated solid solutions at the Ostwald ripening stage under non-isothermal conditions, J. Phys. Chem. Solids, Vol.56, No.9, PP.1259-1269, 1995

Kukushkin S.A. and Slyozov V.V. Theory of the Ostwald ripening in multicomponent systems under non-isothermal conditions, J. Phys. Chem. Solids, Vol.57, No.2, PP.195-204, 1996

Kukushkin S.A. and Osipov A.V. New phase formation on solid surfaces and thin film condensation, Progress in Surface Science, Vol. 51, No.1, ISSN 0079-6816, PP.1-108, 1996

Kukushkin S.A. and Osipov A.V. Morphological stability of islands upon thin-film condensation, Physical Review E., Vol. 53, No.5, PP. 4964-4968, 1996

Kukushkin S.A. and Slyozov V.V. Growth of island films from binary melts or a vapor phase at the Ostwald ripening stage under non-isothermal conditions, J. Phys. Chem. Solids, Vol.57, No.5, PP.601-614, 1996

Kukushkin, S.A. and Osipov, A.V. (1996): Morphological stability of islands upon thin-film condensation. Phys. Rev. E 53, 4964-4968.

Kukushkin, S.A. and Osipov, A.V. (1996): Application of perturbation theory to the kinetics of first-order phase transitions. Phys. Solid State. V.38, 244-248.

Detzik, V.N., Kukushkin, S.A., Osipov, A.V., Kaptelov, E.Yu. and Pronin, I.P. (1997): Kinetics of the initial stage in a first-order phase transitions in thin films. Phys. Solid State. V.39, 104-108.

Gol'man, E.K., Gol'drin, V.I., Plotkin, D.A., Razumov, S.V., Kukushkin, S.A. and Osipov, A.V. (1997): Self-organization in film nucleation in the high-Tc superconductor Y-Ba-Cu-O system. Phys. Solid State. V.39, 189-191.

Kukushkin, S.A. and Osipov, A.V. (1997): Perturbation theory in the kinetics of first-order phase transition. J. Chem. Phys. V.107, 3247-3252.

Kukushkin, S.A. and Osipov, A.V. (1997): Self-organization in the process of multi-component film nucleation. J. Phys. Chem. Solids. V.58, 1115-1118.

Kukushkin, S.A. and Osipov, A.V. (1997): Growth, structure, and morphological stability of nuclei growing from eutectic melts. Phys. Solid State. V.39, 1299-1304.

Fradkov, A.L., Guzenko, P.Yu., Kukushkin, S.A. and Osipov, A.V. (1997): Dynamics and control of thin film growth process from a multicomponent gas. J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. V.30, 2794-2797.

Detzik, V.N., Kukushkin, S.A., Osipov, A.V., Kaptelov, E.Yu. and Pronin, I.P. (1998): Kinetics of the initial stage of first-order phase transitions. J. Cryst. Growth. V.187, 474-480.

Kukushkin, S.A. and Osipov, A.V. (1998): Kinetics of first-order phase transitions in the asymptotic stage. JETP. V.86, 1201-1208.

S.A.Kukushkin, D.A. Grigoriev. Crystallization of multi-component melts under nonuniform conditions. J. Phys. Chem. Solids. 59 (5), pp. 769-776, 1998.

D.A.Grigoriev and S.A.Kukushkin. Mechanisms and kinetics initial stages of films growth by CVD-method. Tech. Phys. 68 (7), pp.111-117, 1998

S.A. Kukushkin, D.A. Grigoriev Theory of the late-stage crystallization of eutectic composition melts. Acta Met. & Mater.1998, In Press.

S.A. Kukushkin, D.A. Grigoriev. Theory of late-stage island films growth from eutectic composition melts. Growth of Crystals, 1998, In Press.

S.A.Kukushkin, A.V. Sokolov Semi-organization diffusion growth of nuclei from eutectic melts(1998) Phys. State Solids V. 40,No10 P.1615-1618(in Russian)

Anna Vakulenko, Serge Kukushkin, Kinetics of brittle fracture of elastic materials (1998), J. Physics of the Solid State, .40, N7, 1147-1150

 
Chairman of Conference
 

Nucleation and Non-Linear Problems in the First-Order Phase Transitions (NPT'98)

June, 1998,
St. Petersburg,
Russia

 

 

Supervisor activities
Prof. Kukushkin prepared of 2 Dr. of Sci. and 4 Ph.D in Russia and has two post-graduate students.
Hobbies
Summer fishing, tourist travel by foot in the best areas of Russia (North Ural, Yikutia, Bikal).