Materials Engineering Department
Nikolai Kalugin, PhD
  • Ph.D. in solid state physics/micro- and nanoelectronics, Institute of Applied Physics of the Russian Academy of Sciences 1997
  • M.S. in Engineering Electrophysics, Nizhny Novgorod Technical University, Russia, 1989 Summa Cum Laude
  • B.S. in Applied Physics, Nizhny Novgorod Technical University, Russia, 1987
  • Research Areas

    Optical and Electron Transport Properties of Semiconductor Nanostructures (excitons in quantum well and quantum dot structures, 2DEG systems and quantum Hall effect), Graphene, Graphite, Carbon Nanotubes, THz Lasers & Detectors, THz via Quantum Coherence, Quantum Optics, Femtosecond CARS for bio applications, Chirality

    Employment
  • Associate Professor, Department of Materials and Metallurgical Engineering, New Mexico Tech, Socorro, NM, 2011-present
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Materials and Metallurgical Engineering, New Mexico Tech, Socorro, NM, 2006-2011
  • TEES Research Assistant Professor, Department of Physics and Institute for Quantum Studies, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, July 1, 2003 - August 13th, 2006.
  • Research Associate, Institute of Micro and Optoelectronics, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland, November 1999 - October 2000
  • Research Associate, Physical-Chemical Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland, May 1998 - October 1999
  • Selected Publications
  • Mekan Ovezmyradov, Igor V. Magedov, Liliya V. Frolova, Gary Chandler, Jill Garcia, Donald Bethke, Eric A. Shaner, and Nikolai G. Kalugin. Chemical Vapor Deposition of Phosphorous and Boron-Doped Graphene Using Phenyl-Containing Molecules, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Volume 15, Number 7, July 2015, pp. 4883-4886(4).
  • Liliya V. Frolova, Igor V. Magedov, Aaron Harper, Sanjiv K. Jha, Mekan Ovezmyradov, Gary Chandler, Jill Garcia, Donald Bethke, Eric A. Shaner, Igor Vasiliev, Nikolai G. Kalugin, Tetracyanoethylene oxide-functionalized graphene and graphite characterized by Raman and Auger spectroscopy, Carbon 81, January 2015, Pages 216–222 link
  • Y. Ma, Y. Kim, N. G. Kalugin, A. Lombardo, A. C. Ferrari, J. Kono, A. Imambekov, D. Smirnov, „Effects of Electron-Electron Interactions on Electronic Raman Scattering of Graphite in High Magnetic Fields“, Phys. Rev. B 89, 121402(R), 2014. link
    arXiv variant: http://arxiv.org/abs/1304.5415
  • Y. Kim, J. M. Poumirol, A. Lombardo, N. G. Kalugin, T. Georgiou, Y. J. Kim, K. S. Novoselov, A. C. Ferrari, J. Kono, O. Kashuba, V. I. Fal’ko, and D. Smirnov, „Measurement of Filling-Factor- Dependent Magnetophonon Resonances in Graphene Using Raman Spectroscopy“, Phys. Rev.Lett. 110, 227402 (2013). link
  • Igor V. Magedov, Lilia V. Frolova, Mekan Ovezmyradov, Donald Bethke, Eric A. Shaner, Nikolai G. Kalugin, „Benzyne-functionalized graphene and graphite characterized by Raman spectroscopy and energy dispersive X-ray analysis“, Carbon 54, 192 –200 (2013). link
  • Y. Kim, Y. Ma, A. Imambekov, N. G. Kalugin, A. Lombardo, A. C. Ferrari, J. Kono, D. Smirnov, Magneto-phonon resonance in graphite: High-field Raman measurements and electron-phonon coupling contributions, Phys. Rev. B 85, 121403(R) (2012) link
  • N.G.Kalugin, L.Jing, W.Bao,, L.Wickey, Ch. Del Barga, M. Ovezmyradov, E.A.Shaner, and C.N. Lau, Graphene-Based Quantum Hall Effect Infrared Photodetector Operating at liquid Nitrogen temperatures, Appl.Phys.Lett., 99, 013504 (2011) link
    The article has been selected for simultaneous publication in the Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, vol.24(4), 45, July 25, 2011 link
    The result reported in the article has been mentioned in the 2011 Technology Review of Laser Focus World link
  • V.V. Talanov, Ch. Del Barga, L.Wickey, I.Kalichava, E.Gonzales, E.A. Shaner, A.V. Gin and N.G.Kalugin, Few-Layer Graphene Characterization by Near-Field Scanning Microwave Microscopy, ACS Nano, 4 (7), 3831-3838, 2010 link
  • N.G. Kalugin, I.Kalichava, J.Fallt, Ch. Del Barga, C.Cooper, J.G. Duque, E. Gonzales, S.K. Doorn, E.A. Shaner, A.Gin, The characterization of non-planar graphene nanowires with an Ω shape cross-section, Carbon, 48 (12), 3405-3411, 2010 link
  • N.G.Kalugin, Yu.V.Rostovtsev, “Dark” and “Bright” Excitons in Carbon Nanotubes:New Media for Quantum Optics, Journal of Nanoelectronics and Optoelectronics, 4(3), 302-306(5), 2010.
    the arXiv-modified version is at: http://arxiv.org/pdf/0902.1163v1
  • S.Brownlow, A.Moravsky, N.G.Kalugin, B.Majumdar,"Probing Deformation of Double-Walled Carbon Nanotube (DWNT)/Epoxy Composites Using FTIR and Raman Techniques", Composites Science and Technology, 70 (10), 1460-1468, 2010. link