Mikhail Polyanskiy, Ph.D
Brookhaven National Laboratory

bldg. 820M, Upton, NY 11973, USA

Tel.: +1 (631) 344-2505

Cell.: +1 (631) 603-1141

E-mail: polyanskiy@bnl.gov

CURRICULUM VITAE
EDUCATION
  • 2004: Ph.D. degree in physical chemistry. École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland
  • 2000: Master's degree in physics. St. Petersburg State University, St. Petersburg, Russia
  • 1997: Bachelor's degree in physics. St. Petersburg State University, St. Petersburg, Russia
EXPERIENCE
  • 10/2014~now: Physicist at Accelerator Test Facility, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY, USA. Ultra-high-power CO2 laser R&D, user experiments support.
  • 10/2011~09/2014: Associate Physicist at Accelerator Test Facility, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY, USA. Ultra-high-power CO2 laser R&D, user experiments support.
  • 07/2009~09/2011: Assistant Physicist at Accelerator Test Facility, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY, USA. Ultra-high-power CO2 laser R&D, user experiments support.
  • 07/2007~07/2009: Research Associate at Accelerator Test Facility, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY, USA. Development of advanced CO2 laser system for applications in high energy physics research. [Experience in gas lasers, ultrashort pulses, laser pulse characterization, simulation software development]
  • 11/2004~07/2007: Senior Engineer in Samsung SDI CO., LTD., Production Engineering Research Laboratory, Suwon, South Korea. Development of laser equipment for plasma display panel (PDP) production processes. [Experience in optical design, high-power industrial lasers, MOEMs, diffractive optics, lithography and laser ablation. Being responsible for optical system development project from concept to prototype stage]
  • 03/2000~09/2004: Ph.D. research project [thesis full text] "Overtone pre-excitation – infrared multiple photon dissociation under collisional conditions: new potential for laser isotope separation", Laboratory of Molecular Physical Chemistry, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland [Experience in molecular spectroscopy, gas and solid state lasers, nonlinear optics, masspectrometry, vacuum equipment, data acquisition and analysis]
  • 1999~2000: Master diploma project "LIF analysis of mixtures of complex organic compounds", Department of Physics, St. Petersburg State University, St. Petersburg, Russia
  • 1997: Diploma project "Development of LIDAR system for atmospheric ozone probing", Department of Physics, St. Petersburg State University, St. Petersburg, Russia
PUBLICATIONS
(also in Google Scholar)
Journal papers
  • A. Ovodenko, R. Agustsson, M. Babzien, T. Campese, M. Fedurin, A. Murokh, I. Pogorelsky, M. Polyanskiy, J. Rosenzweig, Y. Sakai, T. Shaftan, C. Swinson, "High duty cycle inverse Compton scattering X-ray source", Appl. Phys. Lett. 109, 253504, 2016
  • N. Sudar, P. Musumeci, J. Duris, I. Gadjev, M. Polyanskiy, I. Pogorelsky, M. Fedurin, C. Swinson, K. Kusche, M. Babzien, A. Gover, "High efficiency energy extraction from a relativistic electron beam in a strongly tapered undulator", Phys. Rev. Lett. 117, 174801, 2016
  • I. V. Pogorelsky, M. N. Polyanskiy, W. D. Kimura, "Mid-infrared lasers for energy frontier plasma accelerators", Phys. Rev. ST Accel. Beams 19, 091001, 2016
  • N. P. Dover, N. Cook, O. Tresca, O. Ettlinger, C. Maharjan, M. N. Polyanskiy, P. Shkolnikov, I. Pogorelsky, Z. Najmudin, "Optical shaping of gas targets for laser–plasma ion sources," J. Plasma Phys. 82, 415820101, 2016
  • O. Tresca, N. P. Dover, N. Cook, C. Maharjan, M. N. Polyanskiy, Z. Najmudin, P. Shkolnikov, I. Pogorelsky, "Spectral modification of shock accelerated ions using a hydrodynamically shaped gas target," Phys. Rev. Lett. 115, 094802, 2015
  • M. N. Polyanskiy, M. Babzien, I. V. Pogorelsky, "Chirped-pulse amplification in a CO2 laser," Optica 2, 675-681, 2015
  • Y. Sakai, I. Pogorelsky, O. Williams, F. O’Shea, S. Barber, I. Gadjev, J. Duris, P. Musumeci, M. Fedurin, A. Korostyshevsky, B. Malone, C. Swinson, G. Stenby, K. Kusche, M. Babzien, M. Montemagno, P. Jacob, Z. Zhong, M. Polyanskiy, V. Yakimenko, J. Rosenzweig, "Observation of redshifting and harmonic radiation in inverse Compton scattering," Phys. Rev. ST Accel. Beams 18, 060702, 2015
  • M. N. Polyanskiy, "co2amp: A software program for modeling the dynamics of ultrashort pulses in optical systems with CO2 amplifiers," Appl. Opt. 54, 5136-51422015
  • J. Duris, P. Musumeci, M. Babzien, M. Fedurin, K. Kusche, R. K. Li, J. Moody, I. Pogorelsky, M. Polyanskiy, J. B. Rosenzweig, Y. Sakai, C. Swinson, E. Threlkeld, O. Williams, V. Yakimenko, "High-quality electron beams from a helical inverse free-electron laser accelerator," Nature Communications 5, 4928, 2014
  • I. Pogorelsky, R. Agustsson, T. Campese, A. Murokh, A. Ovodenko, M. Polyanskiy, T. Shaftan, "High-repetition intra-cavity source of Compton radiation, "J. Phys. B 47, 234014, 2014
  • I. V. Pogorelsky, M. N. Polyanskiy, M. Babzien, V. Yakimenko, N. P. Dover, C. A. J. Palmer,Z. Najmudin, P. Shkolnikov, G. Dudnikova, "Laser induced cavities and solitons in overcritical hydrogen plasma," Laser Physics 21, 1288-1294, 2011
  • Z. Najmudin, C. Palmer, N. Dover, I. Pogorelsky, M. Babzien, A. E. Dangor, G. I. Dudnikova, P. S. Foster, J. S. Green, M. Ispiriyan, D. Neely, M. Polyanskiy, J. Schreiber, P. Shkolnikov, V. Yakimenko, "Observation of impurity free monoenergetic proton beams from the interaction of a CO2 laser with a gaseous target," Phys. Plasmas 18, 056705, 2011
  • M. N. Polyanskiy, I. V. Pogorelsky, V. Yakimenko, "Picosecond pulse amplification in isotopic CO2 active medium," Optics Express 19, 7717-7725, 2011
  • C. A. J. Palmer, N. P. Dover, I. Pogorelsky, M. Babzien, G. I. Dudnikova, M. Ispiriyan, M. N. Polyanskiy, J. Schreiber, P. Shkolnikov, V. Yakimenko, Z. Najmudin, "Monoenergetic proton beams accelerated by a radiation pressure driven shock," Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 014801, 2011
  • M. N. Polianski, O. V. Boyarkin, T. R. Rizzo, "Efficient, highly-selective laser isotope separation of carbon-13," Appl. Phys. B, 83:311-317, 2006
  • M. Polianski, O. V. Boyarkin, T. R. Rizzo, "Collisionally assisted, highly-selective laser isotope separation of carbon-13," J. Chem. Phys. 121, 11771-11779, 2004
  • M. Polianski, O. V. Boyarkin, T. R. Rizzo, V. M. Apatin, V. B. Laptev, E. A. Ryabov, "Infrared laser chemistry of trichlorosilane in view of silicon isotope separation," J. Phys. Chem. A 107, 8578-8583, 2003
  • V. B. Borisov, V. M. Nemets, M. N. Polyanskiy, A. A. Solov'ev, "Possibility of application of multidimensional statistical analysis of spectra in LIF study of complex mixtures of organic compounds," Analitika i kontrol' 4, 151-156, 2000 (in Russian)
  • V. B. Borisov, V. M. Nemets, A. A. Pastor, M. N. Polyanskiy, A. A. Solov'ev, "LIF technique for analysis of petroleum products and detection of organic compounds in water," Pribori i Sistemi Upravleniya 6, 43-44, 1999 (in Russian)
Book chapter
  • M. N. Polyanskiy and M. Babzien, "Ultrashort pulses," in: CO2 laser – optimization and application, D. C. Dumitras (ed.), InTech, 2012, ISBN 978-953-51-0351-6, pp 139-162
Patents
Other
arXiv
  • N. P. Dover, C. A. J. Palmer, M. Babzien, A. R. Bell, A. E. Dangor, T. Horbury, M. Ispiriyan, M. N. Polyanskiy, J. Schreiber, S. Schwartz, P. Shkolnikov, V. Yakimenko, I. Pogorelsky, Z. Najmudin, "Optical probing of shocks driven into overdense plasmas by laser hole-boring, arXiv:1205.4558v2 [physics.plasm-ph] 2012
Meetings & Conferences
  • O. Ettlinger, A. Sahai, G. Hicks, E.-J. Ditter, N. Dover, Y.-H. Chen, M. Helle, D. Gordon, A. Ting, M.l Polyanskiy, I. Pogorelsky, M. Babzien, Z. Najmudin, "Density bunching effects in a laser-driven, near-critical density plasma for ion acceleration," 58th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics, San Jose, CA (USA), October 31 - November 4, 2016 [abstract]
  • M. Polyanskiy, "Elements of the CO2 laser system upgrade," 19th ATF Program Advisory Committee (APAC) and ATF Users' Meeting, Brookhaven National Laboratory (USA), October 26-27, 2016 [slides]
  • M. Polyanskiy, M. Babzien, I. Pogorelsky, "Ultrashort-pulse CO2 lasers: Ready for the race to petawatt!", 21st International Symposium on High-Power Laser Systems and Applications, Gmunden (Austria) September 05-09, 2016 - Invited talk
  • M. Polyankiy, M. Babzien, I. Pogorelsky, "BESTIA (Brookhaven Experimental Supra-Terawatt Infrared at ATF) laser: A status report", Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (AAC), National Harbor, MD (USA), July 31 - August 5, 2016 AIP Conf. Proc. 1812, 110007 (2017) [summary and slides]
  • M. Fedurin, K. Kusche, R. Malone, M. Montemagno, I. Pogorelsky, M. Polyanskiky, C Swinson, M. Palmer, M. Babzien, "Review of present and upcoming experimental opportunities offered by ATF electron beamlines", Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (AAC), National Harbor, MD (USA), July 31 - August 5, 2016 [summary and slides]
  • A. Ting, B. Hafizi, M. Helle, Y.-H. Chen, D. Gordon, D. Kaganovich, M. Polyankiy, I. Pogorelsky, M. Babzien, C. Miao, N. Dover, Z. Najmudin, O. Ettlinger, "Staging and laser acceleration of ions in underdense plasma", Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (AAC), National Harbor, MD (USA), July 31 - August 5, 2016 AIP Conf. Proc. 1812, 020001 (2017) [summary and slides]
  • Y.-H. Chen, M. Helle, A. Ting, D. Gordon, N. Dover, O. Ettlinger, Z. Najmudin, M. Polyankiy, I. Pogorelsky, M. Babzien, "Laser acceleration of protons with an optically shaped, near-critical hydrogen gas target", Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (AAC), National Harbor, MD (USA), July 31 - August 5, 2016 AIP Conf. Proc. 1812, 090002 (2017) [summary and slides]
  • I. Pogorelsky, M. Polyankiy, W. Lu, W. Kimura, "Mid-IR lasers for energy frontier plasma accelerators", Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (AAC), National Harbor, MD (USA), July 31 - August 5, 2016 AIP Conf. Proc. 1812, 040001 (2017) [summary and slides]
  • J. Welch, M. Downer, M. Polyankiy, I. Pogorelsky, M. Babzien, C. Swinson, W. Lu, C. Zhang, R. Zgadzaj, "CO2 laser-driven self-modulated laser wakefield experiment at ATF/BNL ", Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (AAC), National Harbor, MD (USA), July 31 - August 5, 2016 [summary and slides]
  • I. Pogorelsky, M. Polyanskiy, A. Murokh, "CO2 laser driven Compton scattering for future applications spanning from compact radiation sources to linear colliders", Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (AAC), National Harbor, MD (USA), July 31 - August 5, 2016 [summary and slides]
  • A. Murokh, Y. Sakai, A. Ovodenko, M. Polyanskiy, I. Pogorelsky, J. Rosenzweig, "High duty cycle inverse Compton scattering X-ray source ", Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (AAC), National Harbor, MD (USA), July 31 - August 5, 2016 [summary and slides]
  • M. Babzien, I. Pogorelsky, M. Polyanskiy, "Solid state lasers and applications proposed for Brookhaven’s ATF-II ", Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (AAC), National Harbor, MD (USA), July 31 - August 5, 2016 [summary and slides]
  • C. Swinson, M. Palmer, M. Babzien, M. Fedurin, I. Pogorelsky, M. Polyanskiy, "Laser wakefield programs at the BNL Accelerator Test Facility moving towards external injection with CO2 lasers ", Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (AAC), National Harbor, MD (USA), July 31 - August 5, 2016 [summary and slides]
  • M. Palmer, M. Babzien, I. Ben-Zvi, C. Folz, K. Kusche, R. Malone, M. Montemagno, I. Pogorelsky, M. Polyanskiy, J. Skaritka, L. Snydstrup, C. Swinson, M. Fedurin, "Status and plans for the Accelerator Test Facility at Brookhaven National Laboratory", Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (AAC), National Harbor, MD (USA), July 31 - August 5, 2016 [summary and slides]
  • I. V. Pogorelsky, M. Babzien, I. Ben-Zvi, J. Skaritka, M. N. Polyanskiy, "BESTIA – The next generation ultra-fast CO2 laser for advanced accelerator research", 2nd European Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (EAAC 2015), La Biodola, Isola d'Elba (Italy), September 13-19, 2015, Nucl. Instrum. Meth. Phys. Res. A 829, 432–437 (2016)
  • I. V. Pogorelsky, M. Babzien, I. Ben-Zvi, M. N. Polyanskiy, J. Skaritka, O. Tresca, N. P. Dover, Z. Najmudin, W. Lu, N. Cook, "Extending laser plasma accelerators into the mid-IR spectral domain with a next-generation ultra-fast CO2 laser", Laser Plasma Accelerator Workshop, Guadeloupe, May 10-15, 2015 Plasma Phys. Control. Fusion 58, 034003 (2016)
  • M. Polyanskiy "100 TW CO2 laser development", Accelerator Test Facility User's Meeting, Brookhaven National Laboratory (USA), October 1-2, 2015 [slides]
  • M. N. Polyanskiy, M. Babzien, I. Pogorelsky, "Multi-terawatt CO2 laser with chirped-pulse amplification", Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), San Jose, CA (USA), May 10-15, 2015 [abstract]
  • I. V. Pogorelsky, I. Ben-Zvi, J. Skaritka, M. Babzien, M. N. Polyanskiy, Z. Najmudin, N. Dover, Wei Lu, "New opportunities for strong-field LPI research in the mid-IR", Relativistic Plasma Waves and Particle Beams as Coherent and Incoherent Radiation Sources, Prague (Czech Republic), April 15-16, 2015 Proc. SPIE 9509, 95090P
  • Y.-H. Chen, M. H. Helle, A. Ting, D. F. Gordon, M. N. Polyanskiy, I. Pogorelsky, M. Babzien, Z. Najmudin, "Observation of monoenergetic protons from a near-critical gas target tailored by a hydrodynamic shock", Laser Acceleration of Electrons, Protons, and Ions, Prague (Czech Republic), April 13-15, 2015 Proc. SPIE 9514, 95140C
  • J. Duris, P. Musumeci, M. Babzien, S. Custodio, M. Fedurin, K. Kusche, R. K. Li, J. Moody, I. Pogorelsky, M. Polyanskiy, J. B. Rosenzweig, Y. Sakai, N. Sudar, C. Swinson, E. Threlkeld, O. Williams, V. Yakimenko, "Helical inverse free electron laser accelerator for efficient production of high quality electron beams", Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (AAC), San Jose, CA (USA), July 13-18, 2014 AIP Conf. Proc. 1777, 060001 (2016)
  • N. Cook, O. Tresca, N.P. Dover, C. Maharjan, M.N. Polyanskiy, Z. Najmudin, P. Shkolnikov, I. Pogorelsky, "Hydrodynamic shaping of gas jets for laser driven shock acceleration of helium ions", Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (AAC), San Jose, CA (USA), July 13-18 2014 AIP Conf. Proc. 1777, 090002 (2016)
  • M. Babzien, I.V. Pogorelsky, M. Polanskiy, "Solid-state seeding of a high power picosecond carbon dioxide laser" (poster), Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (AAC), San Jose, CA (USA), July 13-18, 2014 AIP Conf. Proc. 1777, 110001 (2016)
  • M. N. Polyanskiy, M. Babzien, I. V. Pogorelsky, "100-Terawatt CO2 laser: Design and current status, Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (AAC), San Jose, CA (USA), July 13-18, 2014 AIP Conf. Proc. 1777, 110006 (2016)
  • M.Babzien, I. Pogorelsky, M. Polyanskiy, "Design and applications of the Brookhaven 100 TW CO2 laser" (poster), Quantum Information and Measurement, Berlin (Germany), March 18-20, 2014 [proceedings]
  • N. Cook, C. M. Maharjan, P. Shkolnikov, I. Pogorelsky, M. N. Polyanskiy, O. Tresca, N. P. Dover, Z. Najmudin, "Spectral broadening of ions accelerated by a radiation pressure driven shock," North American Particle Accelerator Conference (NA-PAC), Pasadena, CA (USA), September 29 – October 4, 2013 [proceedings]
  • O. Tresca, N. Dover, N. Cook, C. Maharjan, Z. Najmudin, M. Polyanskiy, P. Shkolnikov, I. Pogorelsky, "Shock driven acceleration of impurity free ion beam using low density targets," 55th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics, Denver, CO (USA), November 11–15, 2013 [abstract]
  • C. Maharjan, O. Tresca, N. Crook, N. Dover, M. Polyanskiy, Z. Najmudin, P. Shkolnikov, I. Pogorelsky, "Real-time diagnostics of laser acceleration of ions in overdense gas-jet plasma," 55th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics, Denver, CO (USA), November 11–15, 2013 [abstract]
  • N. P. Dover, C. A. J. Palmer, M. Babzien, N. Cook, A.E. Dangor, G. Hicks, M. Ispiriyan, C. Maharjan, M. N. Polyanskiy, J. Schreiber, P. Shkolnikov, M. J. V. Streeter, O. Tresca, V. Yakimenko, I. Pogorelsky, Z. Najmudin, "Optical probing and simulation of shock waves in just overdense plasmas irradiated by an intense CO2 laser", Laser and Plasma Accelerator Workshop, Taj Fort Aguada, Goa, (India), September 2-6, 2013 [abstract]
  • N. Cook, I. Pogorelsky, M. Polyanskiy, M. Babzien, O. Tresca, C. Maharjan, P. Shkolnikov, V. Yakimenko, "Shock-wave proton acceleration from a hydrogen gas jet," APS April Meeting, Denver, CO (USA), April 13–16, 2013 [abstract]
  • M. Polyanskiy, M. Babzien, I. Pogorelsky, V. Yakimenko, "Ultrashort-pulse CO2 lasers: Ready for the race to petawatt?", XIX International Symposium on High-Power Laser Systems and Applications, Istanbul (Turkey), September 10-14, 2012 Proc. SPIE 8677, 86770G
  • M. Polyanskiy, I. Pogorelsky, M. Babzien, V. Yakimenko, "Next-generation ultrafast CO2 lasers for strong-field science", Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (AAC), Austin, TX (USA), June 10-15, 2012 AIP Conf. Proc. 1507, 879-881
  • I. V. Pogorelsky, N. P. Dover, M. Babzien, A. R. Bell, A. E. Dangor, T. Horbury, C. A. J. Palmer, M. Polyanskiy, J. Schreiber, S. Schwartz, P. Shkolnikov, V. Yakimenko, Z. Najmudin, "Ion acceleration by laser hole-boring into plasmas", Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (AAC), Austin, TX (USA), June 10-15, 2012 AIP Conf. Proc. 1507, 814-819
  • Y. Sakai, L. Xiao, S. Barber, F. H. O'Shea, O. Williams, J. B. Rosenzweig, I. Pogorelsky, A. Korostyshevsky, B. Malone, K. Kusche, M. Montemagno, M. N. Polyanskiy, M. Babzien, M. Fedurin, V. Yakimenko, "Angular spectrum characteristics of relativistic inverse compton harmonic X-rays", Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (AAC), Austin, TX (USA), June 10-15, 2012 AIP Conf. Proc. 1507, 746-751
  • J. Duris, R. K. Li, P. Musumeci, Y. Sakai, E. Threlkeld, O. Williams, M. Fedurin, K. Kusche, I. Pogorelsky, M. Polyanskiy, V. Yakimenko, "Preparations for a high gradient inverse free electron laser experiment at Brookhaven national laboratory", Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (AAC), Austin, TX (USA), June 10-15 2012 AIP Conf. Proc. 1507, 440-445
  • M. Polyanskiy "CO2 laser", Accelerator Test Facility User's Meeting, Brookhaven National Laboratory (USA), April 26-27, 2012 [slides]
  • I. Pogorelsky, M. Polyanskiy, V. Yakimenko, I. Ben-Zvi, P. Shkolnikov, Z. Najmudin, C. A. J. Palmer, N. P. Dover, P. Oliva, M. Carpinelli, "Proton- and x-ray beams generated by ultra-fast CO2 lasers for medical applications", Laser Acceleration of Electrons, Protons, and Ions, Prague (Czech Republic), April 18-20, 2011 Proc. SPIE 8079, 80791L
  • M. N. Polyanskiy, I. Ben-Zvi, I. Pogorelsky, V. Yakimenko, Z. Najmudin, "Prospects for proton accelerators driven by the radiation pressure from a sub-PW CO2 laser" (poster), Particle Accelerator Conference (PAC), New York (USA), March 28 - April 1, 2011 [proceedings]
  • A. Tremaine, S. Boucher, A. Murokh, S. Anderson, W. Brown, J. Duris, P. Musumeci, J. Rosenzweig, I. Jovanovic, I. Pogorelsky, M. Polyanskiy, V. Yakimenko "Inverse free electron laser accelerators for driving compact light sources and detection applications" Particle Accelerator Conference (PAC), New York (USA), March 28 - April 1, 2011 [proceedings] [slides]
  • M. Polyanskiy "CO2 laser R&D", Accelerator Test Facility User's Meeting, Brookhaven National Laboratory (USA), October 6-7, 2010 [slides]
  • I.V. Pogorelsky, M. Babzien, M.N. Polyanskiy, V. Yakimenko, N.P. Dover, C.A.J. Palmer, Z. Najmudin, P. Shkolnikov, O. Williams, J. Rosenzweig, P. Oliva, M. Carpinelli, B. Golosio, P. Delogu, A. Stefanini, M. Endrizzi, "Lasers as particle accelerators in medicine: From laser-driven protons to imaging with Thomson sources", Conference on the Application of Accelerators in Research and Industry (CAARI). Fort Worth, TX (USA), August 8–13, 2010 AIP Conf. Proc. 1366, 386-390
  • M. N. Polyanskiy, I. V. Pogorelsky, V. Yakimenko, "Picosecond 10 µm pulse amplification in isotopic CO2 active medium", Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (AAC), Annapolis, MD (USA), June 13-19, 2010 AIP Conf. Proc. 1299, 743-746
  • C. A. J. Palmer, N. Dover, I. Pogorelsky, M. Babzien, G. Dudnikova, M. Ispiriyan, M. Polyanskiy, J. Schreiber, P. Shkolnikov, V. Yakimenko, Z. Najmudin. "First experiments on laser acceleration of protons in overdense gas jets", Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (AAC), Annapolis, MD (USA), June 13-19, 2010 AIP Conf. Proc. 1299, 699-703
  • I. Pogorelsky, M. Babzien, M.N. Polyanskiy, V. Yakimenko, N. Dover, Z. Najmudin, C.A.J. Palmer, J. Schreiber, G. Dudnikova, M. Ispiryan, P. Shkolnikov, "Laser energy conversion to solitons and monoenergetic protons in near-critical hydrogen plasma", International Particle Accelerator Conference (IPAC), Kyoto (Japan), May 23-28, 2010 [proceedings]
  • M. Polyanskiy, I. Pogorelsky, V. Yakimenko, "Picosecond 10 µm pulse amplification in isotopic CO2 active medium", Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), San Jose, CA (USA), May 16-21, 2010 - Post-deadline talk OSA Technical Digest, paper CPDB6
  • V. Yakimenko, I. Pogorelsky, M. Polyanskiy, "Linac based Compton source and CO2 laser development at ATF" (web talk), International Linear Collider Workshop (ILC), Beijing (China), March 26-30, 2010
  • M. Polyanskiy, I. Pogorelsky, V. Yakimenko, "High-repetition γ-source based on Compton scattering of picosecond CO2 laser pulses". Frontiers in Optics, San Jose, CA (USA), October 11-15, 2009 OSA Technical Digest, paper LSMH4
  • I. V. Pogorelsky, V. Yakimenko, M. Polyanskiy, P. Shkolnikov, M. Ispiryan, D. Neely, P. McKenna, D. Carroll, Z. Najmudin, L. Willingal, "Ultrafast CO2 laser technology: Application in ion acceleration", COULOMB'09 Ions Acceleration with high Power Lasers: Physics and Applications, Senigallia (Italy), June 15 - 18, 2009 Nucl. Instrum. Meth. Phys. Res. A 620, 67-70 (2010)
  • M. Polyanskiy, I. Pogorelsky, V. Yakimenko, V. Platonenko, "Multi-pass CO2 laser cavity for high repetition pulse trains" (web talk), TILC09 - Joint ACFA Physics and Detector Workshop and GDE Meeting on International Linear Collider, Tsukuba (Japan), April 17-21, 2009
  • M. Polyanskiy, I. Pogorelsky, V. Yakimenko, V. Platonenko, "Multi-pass CO2 laser cavity for high repetition pulse trains", Accelerator Test Facility User's Meeting, Brookhaven National Laboratory (USA), April 2-3, 2009 [slides]
  • M. Polyanskiy, I. Pogorelsky, V. Yakimenko, "Simulation and diagnostic tools for better understanding and upgrade of the CO2 laser", Accelerator Test Facility User's Meeting, Brookhaven National Laboratory (USA), April 2-3, 2009 [slides]
  • M. N. Polyanskiy, I. V. Pogorelsky, V. E. Yakimenko, V. T. Platonenko, "Development of a picosecond CO2 laser system for a high-repetition γ-source", XVII International Symposium on Gas Flow, Chemical Lasers, and High-Power Lasers (GCL-HPL), Lisbon (Portugal), September 15-19, 2008 Proc. SPIE 7131, 71310K
  • I. Pogorelsky, M. N. Polyanskiy, V. Yakimenko, V. T. Platonenko, "Development of a high-average-power Compton source for lepton colliders", Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (AAC), Santa Cruz, CA (USA), July 27 - August 2, 2008 AIP Conf. Proc. 1086, 726-731
  • M. Polyanskiy, "Computer modeling of regenerative CO2 laser amplifier", ILC Positron Source Collaboration Meeting, Argonne National Laboratory (USA), September 17-20, 2007
  • M. Polianski, O. V. Boyarkin, R. Bossart, T. R. Rizzo, "Collisionally-enhanced, highly selective laser isotope separation of carbon-13" (poster), The XIV symposium on atomic, cluster and surface physics; La Thuile (Italy), February 1-6, 2004
  • M. Polianski, O. V. Boyarkin, R. Bossart, T. R. Rizzo, "Overtone pre-excitation - infrared multiphoton dissociation approach for highly selective laser isotope separation (poster), Swiss Chemical Society Fall Meeting, Lausanne (Switzerland), October 9, 2003
  • M. Polianski, O. V. Boyarkin, R. Bossart, T. R. Rizzo, ”Overtone pre-excitation - infrared multiphoton dissociation approach for highly selective laser isotope separation” (poster), 39th Symposium on Theoretical Chemistry: Molecular Spectroscopy and Dynamics, Gwatt Lake Thun (Switzerland), September 28 - October 2, 2003
  • M. Polianski, O. V. Boyarkin, T. R. Rizzo, "Control of the CO2 laser pulse duration for application in laser isotope separation" (poster), Conference on Laser Optics for Young Scientists (LOYS), St. Petersburg (Russia), June 30 - July 4, 2003Best paper award
  • M. Polianski, V. Boyarkin, M. Kowalczyk, "Overtone pre-excitation - infrared multiphoton dissociation technique for carbon isotope separation" (poster), International Quantum Electronics Conference / Conference on Lasers, Applications and Technologies (IQEC/LAT), Moscow (Russia), June 22-27, 2002
ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS
Languages
  • Russian: native
  • English: fluent
  • French: intermediate
  • Korean: basics
Computer skills
  • Operating systems: Linux, Windows
  • Programming: C/C++, Python, QT, PHP, JavaScript
  • Data acquisition and analysis: LabView, IgorPro, SciLab, Mathematica
  • Optical design: ZEMAX
AFFILIATIONS
  • Optical Society of America: member since 2003
AWARDS
Best paper award for “Control of the CO2 laser pulse duration for application in laser isotope separation” poster. Conference on Laser Optics for Young Scientists, St. Petersburg, Russia, June 2003

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