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Professor Igor Shvets

Professor of Applied Physics (Physics)

Principal Investigator (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
Shi, Y. and Li, D. and Xiao, L. and Sheerin, E.D. and Mullarkey, D. and Yang, L. and Bai, X. and Shvets, I.V. and Boland, J.J. and Wang, J.J., The influence of drinking water constituents on the level of microplastic release from plastic kettles, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 425, (127997), 2022, Notes: [cited By 0], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI
Molkenova, A. and Kairova, M. and Zhussupbekova, A. and Zhussupbekov, K. and Duisenbayeva, B. and Shvets, I.V. and Atabaev, T.S., Carbon dots doped with barium as a novel contrast agent for efficient CT X-ray attenuation, Nano-Structures and Nano-Objects, 29, (100839), 2022, Notes: [cited By 0], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Yunhong Shi, Dunzhu Li, Liwen Xiao*, Daragh Mullarkey, Daniel K. Kehoe, Emmet D. Sheerin, Sebastian Barwich, Luming Yang, Yurii K. Gun'ko, Igor V. Shvets, Matthias E. Möbius, John J. Boland*, Jing Jing Wang* , Real-world natural passivation phenomena can limit microplastic generation in water, Chemical Engineering Journal, 425, 2022, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  URL
Walls, B. and Mazilkin, A.A. and Mukhamedov, B.O. and Ionov, A. and Smirnova, I.A. and Ponomareva, A.V. and Fleischer, K. and Kozlovskaya, N.A. and Shulyatev, D.A. and Abrikosov, I.A. and Shvets, I.V. and Bozhko, S.I., Nanodomain structure of single crystalline nickel oxide, Scientific Reports, 11, (1), 2021, Notes: [cited By 2], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI
Kuanysh Zhussupbekov, Lida Ansari, John B. McManus, Ainur Zhussupbekova, Igor V. Shvets, Georg S. Duesberg, Paul K. Hurley, Farzan Gity, Cormac Ó Coileáin & Niall McEvoy , Imaging and identification of point defects in PtTe2, npj 2D Materials and Applications , 5, (14 ), 2021, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  URL
Zhussupbekov, Kuanysh, Walshe, Killian, Walls, Brian, Ionov, Andrei, Bozhko, Sergei I., Ksenz, Andrei, Mozhchil, Rais N., Zhussupbekova, Ainur, Fleischer, Karsten, Berman, Samuel, Zhilyaev, Ivan, O'Regan, David D., Shvets, Igor V., Surface Modification and Subsequent Fermi Density Enhancement of Bi(111), The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 125, (10), 2021, p5549-5558 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Arora, S.K. and Shvets, I.V., Tailoring magneto-static interactions through interwire separation and morphology in planar nanowire arrays of Co, 21, 2020, pp2053-2058 , Notes: [cited By 0], Conference Paper, PUBLISHED  DOI
David Caffrey, Ainur Zhussupbekova, Rajani K. Vijayaraghavan, Ardak Ainabayev, Aitkazy Kaisha, Gulnar Sugurbekova, Igor V. Shvets and Karsten Fleischer , Crystallographic Characterisation of Ultra-Thin, or Amorphous Transparent Conducting Oxides - The Case for Raman Spectroscopy, Materials, 13, (267), 2020, p1-14 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI
D Li, Y Shi, F Gao, L Yang, DK Kehoe, L Romeral. YK Gun'ko, MEG Lyons, JJ Wang, D Mullarkey, IV Shivets, L Xiao, Characterising and control of ammonia emission in microbial fuel cells, Chemical Engineering Journal, 389, 2020, p124462 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  URL
Frolov A.S., Sanchez-Barriga J., Callaert C., Hadermann J., Fedorov A.V., Usachov D.Y., Chaika A.N., Walls B.C., Zhussupbekov K., Shvets I.V., Muntwiler M., Amati M., Gregoratti L., Varykhalov A.Y., Rader O., Yashina L.V., Atomic and Electronic Structure of a Multidomain GeTe Crystal, ACS Nano, 2020, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI

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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