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Andriy Ushakov

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• 06/1998   Ph.D. in physics of charged particle beams, Scientific Center of Physical Technologies, Kharkiv, Ukraine

• 02/1993   M.Sc. in experimental nuclear physics, Kharkiv National University, Ukraine

Professional History

• 01/2011 - 12/2018   II. Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of Hamburg, Germany

• 10/2005 - 12/2010   Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DESY), Zeuthen, Germany

• 05/2002 - 10/2005   Institute of Applied Physics, Goethe University Frankfurt am Main, Germany

• 05/2000 - 04/2002   Institute of Nuclear Physics, Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany

• 03/1993 - 04/2000   School of Physics and Technology, Kharkiv National University, Ukraine

Professional Interests

accelerator physics; photon/electron/positron/ion sources; simulations of beam generation and beam transport; beam interaction with matter; Monte-Carlo simulations (e.g. Geant4, FLUKA); Finite Element Method (FEM) analysis (e.g. ANSYS); radiation protection; undulator radiation; plasma physics and technology; beam and plasma diagnostics

Other Interests

open source software development, system administration (Linux, MS Windows, Android), internet technologies