Ruslan Prozorov

Faculty Scientist, Ames Laboratory and Professor, Iowa State University
A119 Zaffarano Hall
Iowa State University
Ames, IA 50011
Phone 515-294-9901
Fax 515-294-7249

Research Interests

  • Low-temperature condensed matter physics
  • Strongly correlated electronic systems
  • Unconventional superconductivity and magnetism
  • Pattern formation
  • Biological and bio-inspired magnetism
  • Nano- and Meso- scale science

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(Chronologically most recent on top)Education

  • Ph.D. Physics, Bar-Ilan University, Ramat-Gan, Israel, 1998
  • M.S. Physics, Institute of Solid State Physics, Chernogolovka, Russia, 1992

(Chronologically most recent on top)Professional Appointments

  • 2013 - present: Professor, Department of Physics & Astronomy, Iowa State University
  • 2005 - present: Faculty Scientist, Ames Laboratory, Iowa State University
  • 2009 - 2013: Associate Professor, Department of Physics & Astronomy, Iowa State University
  • 2005 - 2009: Assistant Professor, Department of Physics & Astronomy, Iowa State University
  • 2001 - 2005: Assistant Professor, Department of Physics & Astronomy, University of South Carolina
  • 1998 - 2001: Postdoctoral Researcher (superconductivity), Loomis Laboratory of Physics, University of Illinois

(Chronologically most recent on top)Honors & Awards

  • 2013 Iowa State University Mid-career Achievement in Research Award
  • 2011 American Physical Society Fellow
  • 2011 Outstanding Referee for American Physical Society Journals
  • 2008 Outstanding Mentor Award, Ames Laboratory
  • 2006 Sloan Research Fellowship
  • 2005 NSF-CAREER award

(Chronologically most recent on top)Publications with the Ames Laboratory

Anand V K; Kim H; Tanatar M A; Prozorov R; Johnston D C . 2013. Superconducting and normal-state properties of APd(2)As(2) (A = Ca, Sr, Ba) single crystals. Physical Review B. 87:224510. abstract
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Salovich N W; Kim H; Ghosh A K; Giannetta R W; Kwok W; Welp U; Shen B; Zhu S; Wen H H; Tanatar M A; Prozorov R . 2013. Effect of heavy-ion irradiation on superconductivity in Ba0.6K0.4Fe2As2. Physical Review B. 87:180502. abstract
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Nlebedim I C; Hadimani R L; Prozorov R; Jiles D C . 2013. Structural, magnetic, and magnetoelastic properties of magnesium substituted cobalt ferrite. Journal of Applied Physics. 113:17a928. abstract
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Blomberg E C; Tanatar M A; Fernandes R M; Mazin I I; Shen B; Wen H H; Johannes M D; Schmalian J; Prozorov R . 2013. Sign-reversal of the in-plane resistivity anisotropy in hole-doped iron pnictides. Nature Communications. 4:1914. abstract
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Murphy J; Strehlow C P; Cho K; Tanatar M A; Salovich N; Giannetta R W; Kobayashi T; Miyasaka S; Tajima S; Prozorov R . 2013. Nodal superconductivity in isovalently substituted SrFe2(As1-xPx)(2) pnictide superconductor at the optimal doping x=0.35. Physical Review B. 87:140505. abstract
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Liu Y; Tanatar M A; Kogan V G; Kim H; Lograsso T A; Prozorov R . 2013. Upper critical field of high-quality single crystals of KFe2As2. Physical Review B. 87:134513. abstract
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Murphy J; Tanatar M A; Graf D; Brooks J S; Bud'ko S L; Canfield P C; Kogan V G; Prozorov R . 2013. Angular-dependent upper critical field of overdoped Ba(Fe1-xNix)(2)As-2. Physical Review B. 87:094505. abstract
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Gordon R T; Zhigadlo N D; Weyeneth S; Katrych S; Prozorov R . 2013. Conventional superconductivity and hysteretic Campbell penetration depth in single crystals MgCNi3. Physical Review B. 87:094520. abstract
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Tanatar M A; Hashimoto K; Kasahara S; Shibauchi T; Matsuda Y; Prozorov R . 2013. Interplane resistivity of isovalent doped BaFe2(As1-xPx)(2). Physical Review B. 87:104506. abstract
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Kim H; Sung N H; Cho B K; Tanatar M A; Prozorov R . 2013. Magnetic penetration depth in single crystals of SrPd2Ge2 superconductor. Physical Review B. 87:094515. abstract
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