Viktor I. Zadorozhnii

Viktor I. Zadorozhnii
Ph.D. in Physics and Mathematics
Senior research fellow
Senior research fellow of Theoretical physics department
  • E-mail: vizaatuniv [.] kiev [.] ua,  v [dot] i [dot] zadoratgmail [.] com
Recent research interests: 

         Theory and computer simulation of colloidal systems based on liquid crystals:

  • Orientational effects in liquid crystal colloids
  • Physics of ferronematic and ferroelectric colloidal systems
  • Optics of colloidal systems based on liquid crystals


Selected scientific publications: 
  1. O. Buluy, S. Nepijko, V. Reshetnyak, E. Ouskova, V. Zadorozhnii, A. Leonhardt, M. Ritschel, G. Schönhense, Yu. Reznikov. Magnetic sensitivity of a dispersion of aggregated ferromagnetic carbon nanotubes in liquid crystals. Soft Matter, 7, 644-649, 2011.
  2. V. I. Zadorozhnii, K. V. Bashtova, V. Yu. Reshetnyak, T. J. Sluckin. Magneto-optical response of twisted ferronematic cells. Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst., 526, 38–45, 2010.
  3. V.I. Zadorozhnii, T.J. Sluckin, V.Yu. Reshetnyak, K.S. Thomas. The Frederiks effect and related phenomena in ferronematic materials. SIAM J. Appl. Math., 68, No.6, 1688-1716, 2008.
  4. V.I. Zadorozhnii, V.Yu. Reshetnyak, A.V. Kleshchonok, T.J. Sluckin, K.S. Thomas. Inverse Frederiks effect and bistability in ferronematic cells. Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst., 475, 221-231, 2007.
  5. V.I. Zadorozhnii, A.N. Vasilev, V.Yu. Reshetnyak, K.S. Thomas, T.J. Sluckin. Nematic director response in ferronematic cells. Europhysics Letters, 73, 408-414, 2006.
  6. N.E. Kornienko, V.I. Zadorozhnii, T.S. Sidenko. The concept of multiple noncritical phase-matchings on a non-linear frequency conversion in biaxial crystals. Ukr. J. Phys., 51, 961-971, 2006.
  7. V.I. Zadorozhnii, M.E. Kornienko, T.S. Sidenko. Multiple noncritical phase-matchings in biaxial KTP crystal. Functional Materials, 13, 164-172, 2006.
  8. V.I. Zadorozhnii, S.V. Burylov, I.P. Pinkevich, V.Yu. Reshetnyak, T.J. Sluckin. Adsorption phenomena and macroscopic properties of ferronematics caused by orientational interactions. Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst., 409, 285-292, 2004.
  9. V.V. Grimalsky, M. Hayakawa, V.N. Ivchenko, Yu.G. Rapoport, V.I. Zadorozhnii. Penetration of an electrostatic field from the lithosphere into the ionosphere and its effect on the D-region before earthquakes. Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, 65, 391-407, 2003.
  10. V.I. Zadorozhnii. Improved analytical method for calculating the parameters of phase-matched nonlinear-optical interactions in biaxial crystals. Optics Communications, 176, 489-501, 2000.
  11. S.A. Grinshpun, Yu.N. Redcoborody, S.G. Kravchuk, V.I. Zadorozhnii, V.I. Zhdanov. Particle drift in the field of internal gravity wave. International Journal of Multiphase Flow, 26, 1305-1324, 2000.