University of Belgrade

Institute for
Multidisciplinary Research

Igor Popov
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Dr Igor Popov

Senior Research Fellow (Research Associate Professor)

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences (ES)

Phone:

E-mail: popov@imsi.rs

Curriculum vitae

Education

 

2008  PhD (doctor rerum naturalis), Institute of physical chemistry and electrochemistry, Technical University Dresden, Germany
2003  Diploma at the Department of theoretical and experimental physics, University of Belgrade, Serbia

 

Work Experience

 

2009 – 2014 Research associate, School of Physics and CRANN, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
2008 – 2009 Postdoctoral position, Institute of physical chemistry and electrochemistry, TU Dresden, Germany

 

Awards /  grants

 

Graduated with Doctorate Summa Cum Laude – with highest honor
Professor-Schwabe-Preis of Technical University Dresden
SFI grant at CRANN, Trinity College Dublin

 

Research Interests

 

Solid state physics, electronic, magnetic and transport properties, two-dimensional materials, topological insulators, multiferroics, liquid crystals, etc.

 

Representative publications


Peer-reviewed international journals

1.

Phys. Stat. Sol. B 246, 114, A.Enyashin, I.Popov, G.Seifert Stability and electronic properties of rhenium disulfide nanotubes, Materials Science, Multidisciplinary (79/260), Physics, Applied (45/144), IF=2.142.
– ID=1131

2.

Appl. Phys. Lett. 93, 083115, I.Popov, A.Pecchia, S.Okano, N.Ranjan, A.Di Carlo, G.Seifert Unique electronic and transport properties of contacts between Mo6S6 nanowires and gold electrodes. Physics, Applied (21/144), IF=3.302. – ID=1133

3.

Chem. Eur. J. 14, 3562, M.Lehmann, M.Jahr, B.Donnio, R.Graf, S.Gemming and I.Popov Polymorphysm in liquid crystals from star-shaped mesogens, Chemistry, Multidisciplinary (22/157), IF=5.731. – ID=1130

4.

Nano Lett. 8, 4093, I.Popov, S.Gemming, S.Okano, N.Ranjan, G.Seifert Electromechanical switch based on Mo6S6 nanowires, Chemistry, Multidisciplinary (8/157), Chemistry, Physical (7/139), Materials Science, Multidisciplinary (9/260), Nanoscience & Nanotechnology (4/80), Physics, Applied (6/144), Physics, Condensed Matter (7/67), IF=13.592. – ID=1121

5.

Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 156802, I.Popov, G.Seifert, D.Tomanek Designing electrical contacts to MoS2 monolayers: a computational study. Physics, Multidisciplinary (6/78), IF=7.512. – ID=1118

6.

Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 107205, I.Popov, N.Baadji, S.Sanvito Magnetism and antiferroelectricity in MgB6, Physics, Multidisciplinary (6/78), IF=7.512. – ID=1119

7.

Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 085503, I.Popov, T.Yang, S.Berber, G.Seifert, D.Tomanek Unique structural and transport properties of molybdenum chalcohalide nanowires. Physics, Multidisciplinary (6/78), IF=7.512. – ID=1120

8.

J. Phys. Chem. C 115, 24586, A.Enyashin, L.Yadgarov, L.Houben, I.Popov, M.Weidenbach, R.Tenne, M. Bar-Sadan, G.Seifert
New route for stabilization of 1T-WS2 and MoS2 phases. Chemistry, Physical (29/139), Materials Science, Multidisciplinary (32/260), Nanoscience & Nanotechnology (21/80), IF=4.472. – ID=1123

9.

Phys. Rev. B 90, 035418, I.Popov, M.Mantega, A.Narayan, S.Sanvito Proximity-induced topological state in graphene. Physics, Condensed Matter (14/67), IF=3.736.
– ID=1122

10.

Phys. Rev. B 83, 245417, E.Erdogan, I.Popov, G.Seifert Robust electronic and transport properties of graphene break nanojunctions. Physics, Condensed Matter (14/67), IF=3.763. – ID=1124

11.

Phys. Rev. B 83, 041401, E.Erdogan, I.Popov, C.G.Rocha, G.Cunniberti, S.Roche, G.Seifert Engineering carbon chains from mechanically stretched graphene-based materials. Physics, Condensed Matter (14/67), IF=3.736. – ID=1125

12.

Phys. Rev. B 75, 245436, I.Popov, S.Gemming, G.Seifert Structural and electronic properties of Mo6S8 clusters deposited on a Au(111) surface investigated with density functional theory. Physics, Condensed Matter (14/67), IF=3.736. – ID=1126

13.

Phys. Rev. B 76, 233414, I.Milosevic, B.Nikolic, E.Dobardzic, M.Damnjanovic, I.Popov, G.Seifert Electronic properties and optical spectra of MoS2 and WS2 nanotubes, Physics, Condensed Matter (14/67), IF=3.736. – ID=1127

14.

Eur. Phys. J. D 45, 439, I.Popov, T.Kunze, S.Gemming, G.Seifert Self-assembly of Mo6S8 clusters on the Au(111) surface – ID=1128

15.

Phil. Mag. Lett. 87, 883, S.Gemming, I.Popov, M.Lehmann Star-shaped oligobenzoates: non-conventional mesogens forming columnar helical mesophases – ID=1129

16.

Eur. Phys. J. B 85, 33, E.Erdogan, I.Popov, A.N.Enyashin, G.Seifert Transport properties of MoS2 nanoribbons: edge priority
– ID=1132

 

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ON171005 Fizika uredjenih nanostruktura i novih materijala u fotonici Member