Vul_2.JPG Alexander Vul'     
Chief Researcher
Dr.Sc, Professor

Phone:  +7(812)292 71 07
Fax:      +7(812)297 00 73
E-mail:  AlexanderVul@mail.ioffe.ru

Ioffe Physico-Technical Institute
Division of Solid State Electronic
Laboratory of Carbon Nanoclusters
194021, Russia, Saint-Petersburg
26, Polytekhnicheskaya St.            

ORCID: 0000-0002-4262-6031
WOS Research ID: E-7640-2010
Scopus Author ID: 7003857905
РИНЦ ID: 28354


1966 – M.Sc. Moscow Institute of Steel and Alloys (with honors); Moscow, USSR
1973 – Ph.D. Ioffe Physical -Technical Institute Academy of Sciences of the USSR, Leningrad
1988 – Doctor of Sciences (Physics and Mathematics), State Polytechnical University, St.Petersburg

Current and previous institutional affiliations with dates:
1966–1969             Post-graduate, Ioffe Physical-Technical Institute, St.Petersburg;
1970–1973             Research Scientist, Ioffe Physical-Technical Institute;
1974–1993             Senior Researcher, Ioffe Physical-Technical Institute;
02.1993–04.2023   Head of the Laboratory, Ioffe Physical-Technical Institute;
05.2023–present   Chief Researcher, Ioffe Physical-Technical Institute;
1992–1994             Senior lecturer, State Polytechnical University, St.Petersburg;
03.2000–04.2001   Visiting Professor, Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan;
10.2013–11.2013   Invited Professor at Ecole Normale Superieure de Cachan, France;
1994–2013             Professor, State Polytechnical University, St.Petersburg;
2014–present        Professor St. Petersburg State Technological Institute (Technical University).

Areas of interest:
  • Physics of carbon clusters
  • Physical and chemical properties of fullerenes and carbon nanotubes
  • Physico-chemical properties of nanodiamonds
  • Phase transitions in the series: nanodiamond - carbon onion - nanographite

    Areas of expertise:
  • Solid state physics
  • New forms of carbon nanostructures (fullerenes, nanodiamonds, graphene, nanotubes, nanoporous carbon)
  • Physics of semiconductors and semiconductor photodetectors