Zhandos Utegulov

Department
School of Sciences and Humanities, Physics, National Laboratory Astana, Laboratory of Physics and Materials Science
Title
Associate Professor
Office
7.204
Email
zhutegulov@nu.edu.kz
Phone
+7 (7172) 706554
Website
https://sst.nu.edu.kz/zhandos-utegulov/

SHORT BIO

Dr. Zhandos Utegulov is Associate Professor and founding faculty member in the Department of Physics at NU School of Science and Technology. He is directing Advanced Materials Research and Laser Technology (AMRELAT) Laboratory (www.amrelat.nu.edu.kz). Prior to joining NU in 2011, he has held several research positions in the United States at Idaho National Laboratory, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, National Institute of Standards and Technology (Boulder, Colorado) and University of Cincinnati. He received his PhD in Physics in 2003 and MS in Photonics in 1999 both from Oklahoma State University and Magna Cum Laude Diploma in Physics from Al Farabi Kazakh National University in 1996. 

RESEARCH INTERESTS

 His R&D portfolio is in the applied physics area of laser-based material science & technology with the focus on advanced time- and spatially- resolved fast and ultrafast laser-acoustic and thermoreflectance sensing techniques, inelastic (Brillouin and Raman) light scattering micro-spectroscopies, surface plasmon-enhanced spectroscopy of variety of nanostructured, thin film, bulk solid, fluid and soft materials for various research and industrial applications. More on latest research and publications can be found at his group website www.amrelat.nu.edu.kz