Igor Stanislavovich Golovin



Graduated from Tula State University, Russia


PhD in Physics of Metals (Candidate of Science)


Habilitation / Higher Dissertation: Doctor of Science Diploma in Physics of Solids


Full professor (VAK certificate) / Habilitation in Physics of Metals and Materials Science


Since 2007: NITU MISIS, professor.

Fields of Research Interests

Phase transitions, Anelasticity, mechanical spectroscopy, internal friction, in situ neutron diffraction, mechanisms of relaxation in solids: crystals, ultrafine grained crystals, quasicrystals, hidamets, cellular metallic materials, intermetallics, functional alloys.

Participation at Research Projects
  1. Mechanical spectroscopy of Fe-Al alloys. Germany, DFG, 2005-2007
  2. Phase transitions in Fe-Ge alloys. The Royal Society, UK, 2006
  3. Mechanical spectroscopy of bulk amorphous materials, Russia, RFBR, 2013-2015
  4. Mechanical spectroscopy of Fe-Ga based alloys, Russia, RFBR, 2014-2015
  5. Functional Fe-Al, Fe-Ga and Fe-Mn alloys and composites, RFBR-MOST, 2018-2020
  6. Physical principles for Fe-Ga functional materials, RFBR-NNSFC, 2018-2019
  7. Heterogeneous structural states in Fe-based alloys with magneto-mechanical coupling: correlation between physical and engineering properties, RNF, 2019-2022
Methods Used, Courses
  1. Defects of crystalline lattice and mechanical properties
  2. Steels
  3. Mechanical spectroscopy of metallic materials
  4. Heat treatment
  5. Technical translation
Honorable Titles, Membership in the Russian and Foreign Academies and Other Public Organizations
  1. Member of scientific committees of international conferences: Internal Friction and Mechanical Spectroscopy, Imperfections Interaction and Anelastic Phenomena in Solids, Relaxation Phenomena in Solids, Structural Relaxation in Solids. Chairman of ICIFMS-19 (https://icifms19.ru/).
  2. Member of Editorial Board of Journals Solid State Phenomena and Journal of Metallurgy,
  3. Member of Deutsche Gesellschaft für Materialkunde e.V.,
  1. M.S. Blanter, I.S. Golovin, H. Neuhäuser, H.-R. Sinning. Internal Friction in Metallic Materials. A Handbook. Springer Verlag, 2007, 540 p.
  2. Igor S. Golovin, Anatoly M. Balagurov. Structure Induced Anelasticity in Iron Intermetallic Compounds and Alloys. Materials Research Forum LLC, USA, 2018, 256 p.
  3. I.S. Golovin. Internal frictions and mechanical spectroscopy of metallic materials. Moscow, MISIS, 2012, 247 p.
  4. Blanter M.S., Golovin I.S. Internal Friction. Encyclopedia of Iron, Steel, and Their Alloys. Editors: Rafael Colás and George E. Totten. Taylor & Francis Group, LLC, 2015
  5. Anatoly M. Balagurov, Ivan A. Bobrikov, Sergey V. Sumnikov, Igor S. Golovin. Antiphase domains or dispersed clusters? Neutron diffraction study of coherent atomic ordering in Fe3Al-type alloys. Acta Materialia 153 (2018) 45-52
  6. V.V. Palacheva, A. Emdadi, F. Emeis, I.A. Bobrikov, A.M. Balagurov, S.V. Divinski, G. Wilde, I.S. Golovin. Phase transitions as a tool for tailoring magnetostriction in intrinsic Fe-Ga composites. Acta Materialia 130 (2017) 229-239
  7. I.S. Golovin, А.M. Balagurov, V.V. Palacheva, I.A. Bobrikov, V.B Zlokazov. In-situ neutron diffraction study of bulk phase transitions in Fe-27Ga alloys. Materials and Design 98 (2016) 113-119
  8. S.V. Divinski, G. Reglitz, I.S. Golovin, M. Peterlechner, R. Lapovok, Y. Estrin, G. Wilde. Effect of heat treatment on diffusion, internal friction, microstructure and mechanical properties of ultrafine grained nickel severely deformed by equal channel angular pressing. Acta Materialia 82 (2015) 11–21
  9. Yu.P. Mitrofanov, M. Peterlechner, I. Binkowski, M. Yu. Zadorozhnyy, I.S. Golovin, S.V. Divinski, G. Wilde. The impact of elastic and plastic strain on relaxation and crystallization of Pd-Ni-P-based bulk metallic glasses. Acta Materialia 90 (2015) 318–329
  10. I.S. Golovin, V.V. Palacheva, V.Yu. Zadorozhnyy, J. Zhu, H. Jiang, J. Cirfe, T.A. Lograsso. Influence of composition and heat treatment on damping and magnetostrictive properties of Fe-18%(Ga+Al) alloys. Acta Materialia 78 (2014) 93–102
  11. M. Yamaguchi, J. Bernhardt, K. Faerstein, D. Shtansky, Y.Bando, I.S. Golovin, H.-R. Sinning, D. Golberg. Fabrication and characteristics of melt-spun Al ribbons reinforced with nano/micro-BN phases. Acta Materialia 61 (2013) 7604-7615