Research groups

1. Studies of superfluid helium  and superfluid solutions 3Νε - 4Νε




Team Leader:

Chagovets Valerii

Leading Researcher, Doctor of Physics and Mathematics
He heads the group for the study of kinetic and hydrodynamic processes in superfliud 4Νε and 3Νε - 4Νε solutions.

The group includes:

Mikhailenko Khrystyna
Candidate (PhD) in Phyiscs and Mathematics

Vrakina Vera
Post-graduate student since 2018

Kapuza Stanislav
Post-graduate student since 2018

The group is studying the conditions for excitation of quantum turbulence and cavitations, the determination of various dissipation mechanisms of the kinetic energy of oscillating quartz tuning fork immersed in He II and in superfluid solutions of helium isotopes

2. Solid helium studies

 


Team leader:

Maidanov Vladimir  
Leading Researcher, Doctor of Physics and Mathematics

He heads the group for the study of the kinetic and thermodynamic properties of solid 3He, 4He and solid mixtures 3He - 4He 

The group includes:

Rybalko Olexiy
Senior Researcher, Candidate (PhD) in Physics and Astronomy  

Rubets Sergiy
Junior Researcher, Candidate (PhD) in Physics and Astronomy 

Neoneta Anatolii
Leading Engineer  

The group studies the kinetics of phase separation of solid two-phase mixtures of 3He - 4He, the disordered state in 3He, 4He, features of mass diffusion of solid solutions of helium, plastic properties of helium

3. NMR studies of quantum fluids and solids



 Team leader

Mikhin Nikolay
Leading Researcher, Doctor of Physics and Mathematics

He heads the group for the study of quantum fluids and solids in restricted geometries and nanostructures

The group includes:

Birchenko Alexander
Researcher, Candidate (PhD) in Physics and Astronomy  

Sopelnik Yana
Junior Researcher 

The group is engaged in research of the kinetic properties of quantum liquids and crystals of 3He – 4He solutions by NMR, including solutions in nanostructures.

4. Study of electron systems over liquid helium surface  



Team leader:

Syvokon Vitalii
Senior Researcher, Candidate (PhD) in Physics and Astronomy  

He leads the group for the study oif low-dimensional charged systems, including quantum-dimensional

The group includes:

Nikolaenko Viktor
Senior Researcher, Candidate (PhD) in Physics and Astronomy  

Sharapova Irina
Researcher, Candidate (PhD) in Physics and Astronomy  

The group is engaged in experimental studies of two-dimensional and quasi-one-dimensional electron systems above the surface of superfluid helium and the modeling of structural, transport, and resonance phenomena in low-dimensional charged systems