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Professor Igor Shvets

Professor of Applied Physics (Physics)

Head of School of Physics (School Office - Physics)

Head of School of Physics (CRANN)

  MAGNETIC NANOSTRUCTURES   Magnetic nanostructures - magnetic & electron transport   Magnetic oxides   The surfaces and interfaces of magnetic materials
 Studies of planar nanowire arrays as basis for new generation ICT devices
 Nanowire Based Microwave Emitters for Use in Monolithic Microwave Integrated Circuits
 Novel quaternary transparent p-type conducting oxides
 Studies of the current induced magnetisation dynamics in nanowire arrays
 Transport measurements in nanostructures

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Founded company Cellix Ltd specialising in nanotechnology instrumentation for the medical area. The company is to commercialise inventions achieved in the research group. Prof. Shvets is a member of the Board of Directors. 2004-
Founded the company Allegro Technologies Ltd (Deerac Fluidics), which is a result of research in the group. Prof. Shvets is a member of the Board of Directors. The company specialises in the area of nanolitre dispensing for pharmaceutical field. 2002-
Co-Founded Miravex Ltd as a result of university research. Co-founders are ex-students. Launched in 2009 and operating in the aesthetic medicine business space. 2009
Wu H.-C, Chaika A.N, Hsu M.-C, Huang T.-W, Abid M, Abid M, Aristov V.Y, Molodtsova O.V, Babenkov S.V, Niu Y, Murphy B.E, Krasnikov S.A, LÃ"bben O, Liu H, Chun B.S, Janabi Y.T, Molotkov S.N, Shvets I.V, Lichtenstein A.I, Katsnelson M.I, Chang C.-R, Large positive in-plane magnetoresistance induced by localized states at nanodomain boundaries in graphene, Nature Communications, 8, 2017, p14453-, Notes: [Export Date: 28 February 2017], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI  URL
Wu Y, Fuh H.-R, Zhang D, Coileáin C.Ã", Xu H, Cho J, Choi M, Chun B.S, Jiang X, Abid M, Abid M, Liu H, Wang J.J, Shvets I.V, Chang C.-R, Wu H.-C, Simultaneous large continuous band gap tunability and photoluminescence enhancement in GaSe nanosheets via elastic strain engineering, Nano Energy, 32, 2017, p157 - 164, Notes: [Export Date: 28 February 2017], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI  URL
Rezvani E, Ualibek O, Bulfin B, Sugurbekova G, Duesberg G.S, Shvets I, Fabrication of self-organized precisely tunable plasmonic SERS substrates via glancing angle deposition, Physica Status Solidi (A) Applications and Materials Science, 2017, p1700088 -, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI  URL
LÃ"bben O, Krasnikov S.A, Walls B, Sergeeva N.N, Murphy B.E, Chaika A.N, Bozhko S.I, Shvets I.V, Nanoclusters and nanolines: The effect of molybdenum oxide substrate stoichiometry on iron self-assembly, Nanotechnology, 28, (20), 2017, p205602-, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI  URL
Ozhet Mauit, Karsten Fleischer, Cormac Ó Coileáin, Brendan Bulfin, Daniel S. Fox, Christopher M. Smith, Daragh Mullarkey, Gulnar Sugurbekova, Hongzhou Zhang, and Igor V. Shvets, Ultrathin magnetite in Fe3O4/MgO superlattices: Investigating the enhanced thin film magnetic moment, PHYSICAL REVIEW B, 95, 2017, p125128-, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI  URL
Karsten Fleischer , Emma Norton, Daragh Mullarkey, David Caffrey and Igor V. Shvets, Article Quantifying the Performance of P-Type Transparent Conducting Oxides by Experimental Methods, Materrials, 10, (9), 2017, p1019-, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI  URL
Sierra-Pallares J, Huddle T, García-Serna J, Alonso E, Mato F, Shvets I, Luebben O, Cocero M.J, Lester E, Understanding bottom-up continuous hydrothermal synthesis of nanoparticles using empirical measurement and computational simulation, Nano Research, 9, (11), 2016, p3377 - 3387, Notes: [Export Date: 28 February 2017], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI  URL
Wu H.-C, Abid M, Kalitsov A, Zarzhitsky P, Abid M, Liao Z.-M, Coileáin C.Ã", Xu H, Wang J.-J, Liu H, Mryasov O.N, Chang C.-R, Shvets I.V, Anomalous Anisotropic Magnetoresistance of Antiferromagnetic Epitaxial Bimetallic Films: Mn2Au and Mn2Au/Fe Bilayers, Advanced Functional Materials, 26, (32), 2016, p5884 - 5892, Notes: [Export Date: 28 February 2017], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI  URL
Zhang D, Wu Y.-C, Yang M, Liu X, Coileain C.O, Abid M, Abid M, Wang J.-J, Shvets I, Xu H, Chun B.S, Liu H, Wu H.-C, Surface enhanced Raman scattering of monolayer MX2 with metallic nano particles, Scientific Reports, 6, 2016, p30320 -, Notes: [Cited By :2 Export Date: 28 February 2017], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI  URL
Bulfin B, Call F, Vieten J, Roeb M, Sattler C, Shvets I.V, Oxidation and Reduction Reaction Kinetics of Mixed Cerium Zirconium Oxides, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 120, (4), 2016, p2027 - 2035, Notes: [Cited By :3 Export Date: 28 February 2017], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI  URL

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Award Date
Trinity Academic Entrepreneur of the Year 2005/06
Enterprise Ireland Best in Category Award 2009
Materials Science Nanotechnology Surface Science Conducting Oxides Renewable Energy Applied Physics