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

Prozorov R; Vannette M D; Gordon R T; Martin C; Bud'ko S L; Canfield P C . 2009. Coexistence of long-range magnetic order and superconductivity from Campbell penetration depth measurements. Superconductor Science & Technology. 22:034008. abstract
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Gordon R T; Martin C; Kim H; Ni N; Tanatar M A; Schmalian J; Mazin I I; Bud'ko S L; Canfield P C; Prozorov R . 2009. London penetration depth in single crystals of Ba(Fe1-xCox)(2)As-2 spanning underdoped to overdoped compositions. Physical Review B. 79:100506. abstract
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Kreyssig A; Prozorov R; Dewhurst C D; Canfield P C; McCallum R W; Goldman A I . 2009. Probing Fractal Magnetic Domains on Multiple Length Scales in Nd2Fe14B. Physical Review Letters. 102:047204. abstract
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Engelhardt L; Martin C; Prozorov R; Luban M; Timco G A; Winpenny R E P . 2009. High-field magnetic properties of the magnetic molecule {Cr10Cu2}. Physical Review B. 79:014404. abstract
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Todea A M; Merca A; Bogge H; Glaser T; Engelhardt L; Prozorov R; Lubanc M; Muller A . 2009. Polyoxotungstates now also with pentagonal units: supramolecular chemistry and tuning of magnetic exchange in {(M)M-5}(12)V-30 Keplerates (M = Mo, W). Chemical Communications. :3351-3353. abstract
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Hoberg J R; Prozorov R . 2008. Current-driven transformations of the intermediate-state patterns in type-I superconductors. Physical Review B. 78:104511. abstract
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Prozorov R; Vannette M D; Law S A; Bud'ko S L; Canfield P C . 2008. Coexistence of ferromagnetism and superconductivity in ErRh4B4 single crystals probed by dynamic magnetic susceptibility. Physical Review B. 77:100503. abstract
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Janssen Y; Dennis K W; Prozorov R; Canfield P C; McCallum R W . 2008. Exotic (anti)ferromagnetism in single crystals of Pr6Ni2Si3. Physical Review B. 77:214407. abstract
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Schroder C; Prozorov R; Kogerler P; Vannette M D; Fang X K; Luban M; Matsuo A; Kindo K; Muller A; Todea A M . 2008. Multiple nearest-neighbor exchange model for the frustrated magnetic molecules {Mo72Fe30} and {Mo72Cr30}. Physical Review B. 77:224409. abstract
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Gordon R T; Vannette M D; Martin C; Nakajima Y; Tamegai T; Prozorov R . 2008. Two-gap superconductivity seen in penetration-depth measurements of Lu2Fe3Si5 single crystals. Physical Review B. 78:024514. abstract
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