Dr. Andriy Kovalskiy 

Research Experience

Leading or active participation in Grants and Research Projects in reverse chronological order

  • 2008-current - Research Project "Bioinspired photo-thermal infrared sensor" - Lehigh University, Army Research Laboratory
  • 2008-current - Research Project "Ultrathin Fresnel lenses in chalcogenide glasses for IR applications", Lehigh University
  •  2008-current - Research Project "Kinetics of structural transformations associated with X-ray and photo-induced silver diffusion in chalcogenide glass thin films" - Lehigh University, NSLS (Brookhaven National Laboratory)
  •  2008-current - Research Project "Relaxation of structure in network glasses through the glass-to-supercooled liquid transition" - Lehigh University, NSLS (Brookhaven National Laboratory)
  • 2004-2007 Research Project “Development of novel gray-scale, hard photoresist masks using reactive ion etching” – Army Research Laboratory, Adelphi, MD, USA
  • 2006-2007 – Research Project “Radiation-sensitive recording media based on chalcogenide glasses” – Civilian Research and Development Foundation (Civilian Research and Development Foundation – CRDF)
  • 2004 - Research Project "Development of high-sensitive active elements for humidity sensors based on alumomagnesium ceramics with spinel structure" – Science & Technology Centre of Ukraine
  • 2004 - Joint Ukrainian-Polish Research Project „Investigation of phase peculiarities of chalcogenide glass-forming systems by differential scanning calorimetry method" (Participants: SRC “Carat”, Lviv, Ukraine and Opole University of Technology, Poland) – Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine and Polish State Committee on Scientific Research
  • 2004 - Joint Ukrainian-Polish Research Project "Radiation-induced phenomena in amorphous materials for electronics" (Participants: SRC “Carat”, Lviv, Ukraine and Physics Institute, Pedagogical University of Czestochowa, Poland) – Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine and Polish State Committee on Scientific Research
  • 2002-2004 - Joint Ukrainian-German Research Project "Thermally- and radiation-induced modification processes in multicomponent semiconducting glasses and ceramics" (Participants: SRC “Carat”, Lviv, Ukraine and Fachhochschule Münster/University of Applied Sciences, Germany)  – Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine and BMBF, Germany
  • 2000-2003 - Joint Ukrainian-German Research Project “Development of new doped nickel manganites with thermoresistive effect” (Participants: SRC “Carat”, Lviv, Ukraine and Fachhochschule Münster/University of Applied Sciences, Germany) – Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
  • 2000-2003 - Research Project “Development of ceramic semiconducting composites based on ternary spinels of nickel, cobalt, manganese and copper” – Science & Technology Centre of Ukraine
  • 2001-2003 - Joint Ukrainian-Polish Research Project “Dynamic radiation-induced effects and relaxation transformations in chalcogenide vitreous semiconductors” (Participants: SRC “Carat”, Lviv, Ukraine and Warsaw University of Technology, Poland)  – Fund of Fundamental Investigations of Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine
  • 2000-2002 - Joint Ukrainian-Polish Research Project “Radiation-induced phenomena in the materials of electronic technique” (Participants: SRC “Carat”, Lviv, Ukraine and Physics Institute, Pedagogical University of Czestochowa, Poland) – Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine and Polish State Committee on Scientific Research
  • 1999-2002 - Joint Ukrainian-Polish Research Project “Investigation of influence of radiation, temperature and biological corrosion on physical properties of amorphous vitreous semiconductors and choice of degradation models describing these phenomena” (Participants: SRC “Carat”, Lviv, Ukraine and Warsaw University of Technology, Poland) – Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine and Polish State Committee on Scientific Research
  • 1998-2002 - Joint Ukrainian-Polish Research Project “Investigations of degradation phenomena in thermistors with negative thermal coefficient of resistance” (Participants: SRC “Carat”, Lviv, Ukraine and Warsaw University of Technology, Poland; funding institutions – Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine and Polish State Committee on Scientific Research)
  • 1998-2001 - Joint Ukrainian-Bulgarian Research Project “Influence of gamma-irradiation on the structure and optical properties of chalcogenides based on Sb (As) and Ge” (Participants: SRC “Carat”, Lviv, Ukraine and Institute of Solid State Physics of National Academy of Sciences of Bulgaria; funding institutions – National Academies of Sciences of Ukraine and Bulgaria)
  • 1997-2000 - Research Project “Radiation-induced anisotropy in amorphous solids” – Fund of Fundamental Investigations of Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine
  • 1991-1997 - Research Project “Radiation-induced effects in amorphous chalcogenide semiconductors” – Ministry of Science of Ukraine
  • 1992-1995 - Research Project „Investigation of radiation stability and development of new radiation-stable materials and devices for special purposes” – Ministry of Defense of Ukraine
  • 1993 - American Physical Society Grant for the Scientific Research Project "Radiation-Induced Effects in Amorphous Chalcogenide Semiconductors" 
  • 1990 - Research Project “Stability of electronic materials” – USSR Ministry of Radioelectronic Industry