Andrey Mikhailovich Kovalskii

1997Graduated from Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia
2002PhD in Geology and Mineralogy (Candidate of Science)

Since 2012: NITU MISIS, senior research scientist

Fields of Research Interests

Inorganic materials synthesis, experimental chemistry of nanomaterials, mineralogy, investigation of physical-chemical properties of inorganic materials, scanning electron microscopy.

Participation at Research Projects
  1. 2000 — 6th competition-expertise of research projects of young scientists of the RAS on fundamental and applied research, winner.
  2. 2002 — Federal target program “Integration of science and higher education of Russia, 2002-2006”, personal grant.
  3. “Estimation of rock-forming parameters of alkaline complexes according to the experimental study of mineral equilibria in clinopyroxene — biotite system and thermodynamic simulation”, RFBR,2004-2006
  4. “Experimental investigation of phase equilibria in binary and ternary solid solutions of clinopyroxene and biotite for the calibration of mineral geothermometer”, Russian President Grant, 2008-2009.
  5. “Synthesis of mineral matrices for of radionuclides of rare-earth elements and lanthanides groups immobilization”, Russian President Grant, 2009-2010
Participation in Business Projects
  1. Open joint-stock company “Surgutneftegaz” project, 2009
  2. “BN nanotubes and graphenes” Project under the Resolution No.220 of the Government of the Russian Federation, 2011-2013
Methods Used, Courses
  1. Fabrication of inorganic nanomaterials
  2. Metasomatism
  1. Koval’skii A.M., Kotel’nikov A.R., Bychkov A.M., Chichagov A.V., Samokhvalova O.L. Synthesis and X-ray diffraction study (K,Rb)-feldspar solid solution: Preliminary data. GEOCHEMISTRY INTERNATIONAL, 2000, V38, pp. 220-224
  2. Kotel’nikov A.R., Koval’skii A.M., Suk N.I. Experimental study of sodalite solid solutions with chlorine-sulfur isomorphic anion substitution. GEOCHEMISTRY INTERNATIONAL, 2005, V43, pp.544-558
  3. Asabina E.A., Pet’kov V.I., Markin A.V., Smirnova N.N., Koval’skii A.M. The thermodynamic properties of crystalline pentasodium titanium tris(phosphate). RUSSIAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY, 2005, V79, pp.1936-1942
  4. Asabina E.A., Pet’kov V.I., Kotel’nikov A.R., Koval’skii A.M. Hydrothermal synthesis and characterization of (Na,K)Ti-2(PO4)(3) solid solutions. RUSSIAN JOURNAL OF INORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 2006, V51, pp.988-993
  5. Suk N.I., Kotel’nikov A.R., Koval’skii A.M. Mineral thermometry and the composition of fluids of the sodalite syenites of the Lovozero alkaline massif. PETROLOGY, 2007, V15, pp.441-458
  6. Suvorova V.A., Koval’skii A.M., Kotel’nikov A.R. Synthesis of phosphate-bearing matrices by the method of metasomatic replacement reactions. GEOCHEMISTRY INTERNATIONAL, 2009, V47, pp.1141-1147
  7. Obraztsova E.A., Shtansky D.V., Sheveyko A.N., Yamaguchi M., Kovalskii A.M., Golberg D. Metal ion implantation of multiwalled boron nitride nanotubes. SCRIPTA MATERIALIA, 2012, V67, pp.507-510
  8. Obraztsova E.A., Shtansky D.V., Sheveyko A.N., Yamaguchi M., Kovalskii A.M., Mevellec J.-Y., Lefrant S., Golberg D.V. Structural Changes of BN Nanotubes Irradiated by Al Ions. JOURNAL OF NANOELECTRONICS AND OPTOELECTRONICS, 2013, V. 8, pp.87-90
  9. Goettlicher J., Kotelnikov A., Suk N., Kovalski A., Vitova T., Steininger R. Sulfur K X-ray absorption near edge structure spectroscopy on the photochrome sodalite variety hackmanite. ZEITSCHRIFT FUR KRISTALLOGRAPHIE, 2013, V. 228, pp. 157-171
  10. Matveev A.T., Faerstein K.L., Shteinman A.E., Kovalskii A.M., Lebedev O.I., Shtansky D.V., and Golberg D. Boron nitride nanotube growth via boron oxide-assisted chemical vapor transport-deposition process using LiNO3 as a promoter. Nano Research (2015)