Andrey V. Smirnov













Phone: 8 – 909-33-22-989


2006-2011 Saratov State University N.G. Chernyshevsky. Qualification “Engineer” in the specialty “Materials Science and Technology of New Materials”.

2011-2014 Postgraduate studies in Solid State Electronics, Radioelectronic Components, Micro- and Nanoelectronics, Quantum Effects Devices.

Dissertations and academic degrees: Ph.D. specialty 05.27.01 – “Solid-state electronics, radio electronic components, micro- and nanoelectronics, devices based on quantum effects.” Defense took place on October 12, 2018, Dissertation Council D 212.243.01, on the basis of the Saratov National Research State University named after N.G. Chernyshevsky.

Dissertation topic: “Solid-state sensors based on porous films with a fractal-like surface”

Research interests: acoustoelectronic sensors, chemical sensors, microwave acoustic resonators, solid-state sensors, hybrid technologies, printed electronics, vacuum technologies, polymer and metal-polymer composite materials, fractal rectennas, wireless energy transmission, nanostructures.

Total experience: 15 years 6 months

Work at the institute: 4 years


1) Winner of the competition for a scholarship of the President of the Russian Federation (SP-677.2015.4) 2015-2017

2) Winner of the 2019 American Acoustic Society (ASA) Scholarship Competition.

3) Full member of the Russian Acoustic Society (RAO)

(Certificate No. 1085)

4) Full member of the American Acoustic Society (ASA).

(Membership card number 1379161)

Teaching disciplines: From 2016 to 2018: Assistant of the Department of Materials Science, Technology and Quality Management of the Faculty of Nano- and Biomedical Technologies, Saratov National Research State University named after N.G. Chernyshevsky.

Developed and taught disciplines:

1) Metrology, standardization, certification – practical and laboratory exercises;

2) Solid-state electronic sensors of external influences – laboratory studies;

3) Fundamentals of technology of materials and components of electronics – laboratory studies;

4) Technology of materials and structures – laboratory exercises;

5) Physical foundations of measurements – lecture course;

6) Technology of nanomaterials and nanostructures – lecture course;

7) Numerical methods in materials science – lecture course;

8) Vacuum technologies – lecture course.


WOS Researcher ID:   AAH-5845-2020

Scopus Author ID: 57189370720

ORCID: 0000-0002-7793-1677

SPIN RSCI: 9284-0122

Major scientific publications over the past 5 years:

1)       И. А. Горбачев, А. В. Смирнов, Е.С. Шамсутдинова, В. В. Кашин, С. Г. Юдин, В. И. Анисимкин, В. В. Колесов, И. Е. КузнецоваИсследование структурных и пьезоэлектрических свойств пленок ПВДФ, полученных методом Ленгмюра–Блоджетт // Известия Российской академии наук. Серия физическая. – 2021. – Т. 85. – № 6. – С. 777-782. – DOI 10.31857/S0367676521060107.

2)         Kuznetsova I.E., Smirnov A.V. et al. Inkjet Printing of Plate Acoustic Wave Devices //Sensors. – 2020. – Т. 20. – №. 12. – С. 3349. DOI: 10.3390/s20123349, Impact factor: 3.275.

3)         Simakov V., Smirnov A.V.  et al. Experimental investigation and modeling of temperature influence on vertical and radial growth rate of tin dioxide nanowires synthesized by catalyst-free thermal evaporation method //Materials Chemistry and Physics. – 2020. – Т. 242. – С. 122502. DOI: 10.1016/j.matchemphys.2019.122502, Impact factor: 3.408.

4)         Kuznetsova I.E., Smirnov A.V. et al. Influence of Humidity on the Acoustic Properties of Mushroom Mycelium Films Used as Sensitive Layers for Acoustic Humidity Sensors //Sensors. – 2020. – Т. 20. – №. 9. – С. 2711. DOI: 10.3390/s20092711, Impact factor: 3.275.

5)         Guliy O.I., Smirnov A.V. et al. Immobilization of Microbial Cells on Polymeric Matrices Modified by Plasma Treatment //Applied Biochemistry and Microbiology. – 2020. – Т. 56. – С. 237-243. DOI: 10.1134/S0003683820020076, Impact factor: 1.022.

6)         Kuznetsova I.E., Smirnov A.V. et al. Excitation and detection of evanescent acoustic waves in piezoelectric plates: Theoretical and 2D FEM modeling //Ultrasonics. – 2019. – Т. 99. – С. 105961. Impact factor: 3.065.

7)         Zaitsev B., Kuznetsova I., Nedospasov I., Smirnov A., Semyonov A. New approach to detection of guided waves with negative group velocity: Modeling and experiment //Journal of Sound and Vibration. – 2019. – Vol. 442. – pp. 155-166.  DOI: 10.1016/j.jsv.2018.10.056, Impact factor: 2.988.

8)         Guliy O.I., Zaitsev B.D., Smirnov A.V., Karavaeva O.A., Borodina I.A. Sensor for ampicillin based on a microwave electrodynamic resonator //Biosensors and Bioelectronics// – 2019. – Vol. 130. – pp. 95-102. DOI:10.1016/j.bios.2019.01.030,  Impact Factor: 8.173.

9)         Yafarov R. K., Smirnov A. V., Yafarov A. R. Influence of a Carbon-Modified Surface on the Field-Emission Properties of Silicon Crystals //Journal of Surface Investigation: X-ray, Synchrotron and Neutron Techniques. – 2018. – Vol. 12. – №. 5. – pp. 1013-1017. DOI: 10.1134/S1027451018050361, Impact Factor: 0.359.

10)         Mahdi O.S., Malyar I.V., Zakharevich A.M., Smirnov A.V., Sinev I.V., Venig S.B. Phase composition of gas sensitive thin films of tin oxide operating at near room temperature //Technical Physics Letters. – 2017. – Vol. 43. – №. 7. – pp. 681-683. DOI: 10.1134/S1063785017070239,  Impact Factor:  0.808

11)       Mahdi O.S., Malyar I.V., Galushka V.V., Smirnov A.V., Sinev I.V., Venig S.B. Morphology and inner structure of ethanol sensitive thin films of tin oxide operating at near room temperature //Technical Physics Letters. – 2017. – Vol. 43. – №. 6. – pp. 531-534.  DOI: 10.1134/S1063785017060104,  Impact Factor:  0.808

12)       Zhukov N.D., Mosiyash D.S., Sinev I.V., Khazanov A.A., Smirnov A.V., Lapshin I.V.  Mechanisms of Current Transfer in Electrodeposited Layers of Submicron Semiconductor Particles //Technical Physics Letters. – 2017. – Vol. 43. – №. 12. – pp. 1124-1127.  DOI: 10.1134/S106378501712029X,  Impact Factor:  0.808

13)       Smirnov A.V. et al. Surface modification of polystyrene thin films by RF plasma treatment //BioNanoScience. – 2017. – Vol. 7. – №. 4. – pp. 680-685. DOI 10.1007/s12668-017-0407-1 Impact Factor: 1,08

14)       Guliy O.I., Zaitsev B.D., Smirnov A.V., Karavaeva O.A., Borodina I.A. Biosensor for the detection of bacteriophages based on a super-high-frequency resonator //Applied Biochemistry and Microbiology. – 2017. – Vol.. 53. – №. 6. – pp. 725-732.DOI: 10.1134/S0003683817060084, Impact Factor: 0.801

15)       Simakov V. V., Smirnov A.V. et al. Effect of temperature on the growth rate of tin dioxide whiskers formed by physical vapor deposition //Technical Physics. – 2016. – Vol. 61. – №. 4. – pp. 574-578. doi:10.1134/S1063784216040216, Impact Factor: 0.707.

16) Патент РФ – Зайцев Б.Д., Кисин В.В., Смирнов А.В. Способ получения композитного материала на подложке: пат. 2611540 Рос. Федерация.// – № 2014152409; заявл. 24.12.2014; опубл. 20.07.2016 Бюл. №23. – регистрация в реестре изобретений 28.02.2017 г


Experience in project management and participation in them:

Participation in projects as a Leader:

1)      Project of the Russian Science Foundation No. 19-79-00173 “Investigation of the sensory properties of films from the mycelium of basidiomycetes using acoustic waves of various types”

2)        Project No. MK-1503.2020.8 “Modeling, development and research of systems for collecting and converting background electromagnetic energy from the environment based on broadband fractal structures with programmable frequency-selective properties” Council under the President of the Russian Federation to support young scientists-candidates of science.

3)        Project No. 20-37-70021-Stability “New generation hybrid sensors based on gas-sensitive films of various types and acoustoelectronic technologies” of the Russian Foundation for Basic Research (RFBR).

4)        Project No. 19-07-00145-a “Flexible piezoelectric structures for a new generation of acoustoelectronic devices” of the Russian Foundation for Basic Research (RFBR).

5)        Winner of the competition for a scholarship of the President of the Russian Federation for young scientists and graduate students carrying out promising research and development in priority areas of modernization of the Russian economy (Personal grant). Registration number SP-677.2015.4. Council for Grants of the President of the Russian Federation.


Participation in projects as a Contractor:

6)        Project RSF 20-19-00708 “Investigation of phase transitions in liquid media using acoustoelectronic methods and development of new sensors of physical quantities on this basis” Russian Science Foundation (RSF).

7)        Project of the Russian Science Foundation No. 16-19-10033 “Research and development of field sources of electrons with an average current extraction density of at least 100 A / cm2 as applied to use in high-power microwave EEC” Russian Science Foundation (RSF).

8)        Project of the Russian Science Foundation No. 15-19-20046-P “Development of new generation sensor technologies based on piezoelectric acoustoelectronic waveguide structures, composite nanostructured materials and thin-film coatings” Russian Science Foundation (RSF).

9)        Project No. 18-29-23042-mk “Development of fundamental foundations for the creation of metabolic energy converters with an electronic converter and a system for delivering electrical power to a consumer device” RFBR.

10)      Project No. 17-07-00608-a “Acoustic waves with a negative rate of energy transfer in solid-state structures and analysis of their applicability in signal processing devices” RFBR.

11)      Project No. 19-07-00070-a “Backward acoustic waves in multilayer structures based on piezoelectrics and piezosemiconductors” – RFBR

12)      Project No. 16-07-00821-a “Development of new principles for creating gas analyzers based on a matrix of piezoelectric resonators with a transverse exciting electric field for information systems for environmental monitoring” RFBR.

13)      Project No. 16-07-00984-a “Development of a new method for determining a complete set of elastic, piezoelectric and dielectric constants of piezoelectric ceramics from the measured frequency dependences of the real and imaginary parts of the electrical impedance of a piezoelectric resonator based on it” RFBR.

14)      Project No. 16-38-00633-mol “Investigation of the regularities of self-organization of functional nanostructured coatings in nonequilibrium conditions of the reactive plasma of the magnetron sputtering system” RFBR.