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Dr. Viacheslav Sorkin

Dr. Viacheslav Sorkin


Research Interests:

  • Self-assembly of carbon nano-tubes on quartz substrate surfaces
  • Multi-scale Modeling of Materials
  • Quantum Monte Carlo
  • Phase Transitions
  • Scientific Visualization

Qualifications:

  • Ph.D., Physics Department, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel, 2006
  • M. Sc., Physics Department, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel, 2003
  • B. Sc., Physics Department, M. V. Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia, 1999

Published Journals/ Articles:

Journals

    •�M. Arndt, V. Sorkin and E. B. Tadmor,``Efficient Algorithms for Discrete Lattice Calculations", J. of Comp. Phys. Rev. B, Vol. 228,�4858 (2009)

    •�O. Pelleg, J. Bossy, E. Farhi, M. Shay, V. Sorkin and E. Polturak,``Anharmonic Effects in Neutron Scattering Studies of Lattice Excitations in BCC� He"", Phys. Rev. B,Vol. 151, 1164 (2008)

    •�V. Sorkin, E. Polturak and Joan Adler, "Influence of boundaries on high pressure melting experiments", Europhys. Lett., 76, No 4, 623 (2006)

    •�V. Sorkin, E. Polturak and Joan Adler," Path Integral Monte Carlo study of phonons in the bcc phase of He-3", Journal of Low Temperature Physics, Vol. 143, 141 (2006)

    •�O. Pelleg, J. Bossy, E. Farhi, M. Shay, V. Sorkin, and E. Polturak, ``Optic-like excitations in bcc� He-4: An inelastic neutron scattering study"", Phys. Rev. B 73, 180301 (2006)

    •�V. Sorkin, E. Polturak and Joan Adler, " Path Integral Monte Carlo study of phonons in the bcc phase of He-4", Phys. Rev. B 71, 214304 (2005)

    •�J. Adler, V. Sorkin and E. Polturak, ``Visualization of Melting Simulations"" in������ ``Recent Developments in Computer Simulation Studies������� in Condensed Matter Physics, XVI"", (2003),� edited by D. Landau, S. P. Lewis and������� B. Schuttler, p.177-80

    •�V. Sorkin, E. Polturak, and J. Adler, ``Molecular dynamics study of melting of the bcc metal vanadium. II. Thermodynamic melting"", Phys. Rev. B 68, 174103 (2003)

    •�V. Sorkin, E. Polturak and Joan Adler, ``Molecular dynamics study of melting of� a bcc metal-vanadium I : mechanical melting"", Phys. Rev. B 68, 174102 (2003)

    •�V. Sorkin, A. Sorkin , I. Leizerson,"Salt Fingers in Double Diffusive Systems", Physica A, 1, 67 (2002)

    •�J. Adler, A. Hashibon, N. Schreiber, A. Sorkin, V. Sorkin and G. Wagner, ``Visualization of MD and MC Simulations for Atomistic Modeling"",� Computer Physics Communications, 147, 665 (2002)

Conferences

    • V. Sorkin, R. Elliot and E. Tadmor, "Multiscale modeling�of Materials: application�to shape memory alloys�", ICMAT, June 30 - July�� 8,� 2009,� Singapore.
    • R. Elliott, V. Sorkin and E. Tadmor, "A Quasicontinuum for multiscale crystals exhibiting martensite phase transformations: Cascading Cauchy-Born", Multiscale Materials Modeling, October 27-31, Tallahassee, Florida, USA
    • E. Tadmor, V. Sorkin, N. Bernstein, and G. Csanyi, “Coupling Quasicontinuum and Quantum Mechanics”, Society of Engineering Science, 45thAnnual Technical Meeting, October 12-15, 2008, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, USA

    • V. Sorkin, Ryan S. Elliott, and Ellad B. Tadmor, "A Quasicontinuum for multiscale crystals exhibiting martensite phase transformations", International Conference on Martensite Transformations, June 29-July 5, 2008, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA

    • N. Bernstein, V. Sorkin, Ellad. B. Tadmor and G. Csanyi, "Coupled quantum mechanics and finite-element simulations of mechanical properties of defects", Conference on Molecular Simulations in Biosystems and Material Science, April 2-5, 2008, University of Konstanz, Germany.

    • O. Pelleg, J. Bossy, E. Farhi, M. Shay, V. Sorkin, and Emil Polturak,``New excitations in bcc He-4 - an inelastic neutron scattering study"", American Physical Society Meeting, March 5-9, 2007, Denver, Colorado, USA

    • V. Sorkin, J. Adler and E. Polturak, "Path Integral Monte Carlo study of phonons in solid helium ", ``What exactly is measured in high pressure melting experiments?"", The 51th Meeting of the Israel Physical Society (IPS2005), December 17th 2005, Carmiel, Israel

    • V. Sorkin, J. Adler and E. Polturak, "PIMC simulations of phonons and vacancies in solid He-4 ", The 50th Meeting of the Israel Physical Society (IPS2004), December 17th 2004, Haifa, Israel

    • V. Sorkin, J. Adler and E. Polturak, "Computer simulations of excitations in solid He-4 ", The 49th Meeting of the Israel Physical Society (IPS2003), December 17th 2003, Bar-Ilan, Israel

    • V. Sorkin, J. Adler and E. Polturak, " Point Defects, Lattice Stucture and Surface and Bulk Melting ", NATO-ASI, Interdisciplinary School on Advanced Theoretical and Simulations methods, "Computer Simulations of Surfaces and Interfaces", 9-21 September 2002, Albena, Bulgaria

    • V. Sorkin, J. Adler and E. Polturak, "Point Defects, Lattice Stucture and Bulk Melting of Vanadium ", The 47th Meeting of the Israel Physical Society (IPS2001), December 17th 2001, Tel-Aviv, Israel
    • V. Sorkin, J. Adler and E. Polturak, "Influence of point defects on the shear elastic coefficients and on the melting temperature of vanadium", Conference on Computational Physics 2001, 5-8 September 2001, Aachen, Germany

    • V. Sorkin, E. Yu. Kramarenko and A. R. Khokhlov, ``Adsorption of semiflexible polymer chains onto a plane attractive surface from semi-dilute solution "", Conference on Computational Physics 2001, 5-8 September 2001, Aachen, Germany

    • V. Sorkin, E. Yu. Kramarenko and A. R. Khokhlov, ``Orientation ordering of stiff polymer chains in the course of their adsorption from semi-dilute solution onto a attractive surface"",Conference on Physics of Polymer Macromolecules and Liquid Crystals CPC, 11-17 January 1999 , Moscow, Russia


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