Lev V Gasparov

Professor

Physics • College of Arts & Sciences

Areas of Expertise

Condensed Matter Physics, Optical Spectroscopy

Education

Ph. D. Solid State Physics (1993), Institute for Solid State Physics Chernogolovka, Russia

Combined MS & BS (1988), Moscow Institute of Steel and Alloys ( Currently National University of Science and Technology), Moscow, USSR

Biography

  • UNF Terry Presidential Professor (2013-present) Department of Physics, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, Florida
  • Professor (2011-present), Department of Physics, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, Florida
  • Associate Professor (2006-2011), Department of Physics, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, Florida
  • Assistant Professor (2000-2006), Department of Chemistry and Physics, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, Florida
  • Visiting Assistant Professor (1999-2000), Department of Chemistry and Physics, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, Florida
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate (1997-1999) Department of Physics, University of Florida Gainesville, Florida
  • Alexander von Humboldt Fellow (1996-1997), II. Physikalisches Institut RWTH Aachen, Germany
  • Visiting Scientist (1995-1996), II. Physikalisches Institut RWTH Aachen, Germany
  • Junior Researcher (1992-1995), Institute for Solid State Physics, Chernogolovka, Russia

Awards

 

 

2013 UNF International Faculty Travel Grant $2,500

2013 UNF Terry Presidential Professorship

2013 Nominated for the UNF Outstanding Faculty Service Award
2013 UNF Proposal Development award $7500
2012 One Semester Full Pay sabbatical in 2013-2014 academic year
2012 UNF Summer Teaching Development Grant $7500
2012 Nominated for the UNF Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award
2011 UNF Faculty Fellow award $3,000
2011 Runner up John A. Delaney Presidential Professor Award
2011 Nominated for the UNF Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award
2010 UNF Outstanding Faculty Scholarship Award
2010 UNF Proposal Development award $7,500
2010 Transformational Learning Opportunity Award: “Raman spectroscopy at UNF
and abroad”
2010 Nominated for the UNF Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award
2009 Nominated for the UNF Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award
2008 COAS Dean’s Leadership Council Award $4,000
2007 One Semester Full Pay Sabbatical
2003 UNF Summer Research Scholarship, $5,000
2002 UNF Proposal Development grant, $5,000
2001 UNF Summer Research Scholarship, $5,000
1996-1997 Alexander Von Humboldt Fellowship. The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation is a non-profit foundation established in 1953 by the Federal Republic of Germany for the promotion of international research cooperation. It enables highly qualified scholars outside of Germany to spend extended periods of research in Germany and promotes the ensuing academic contacts.
 

Affiliations

Department of Physics, University of North Florida

Grants and Contracts Awarded

EXTERNAL FUNDING (total of $1,250,728 since 2001):

  • $7,500 National Science Foundation Research Experience for the Undergraduates supplemental award (2011-2013)
  •  $104,047 National Science Foundation grant DMR-0958349 "MRI-R2: Acquisition of the Optical Cryostat for Research and Teaching" (2010-2011)
  •  $7,000 National Science Foundation Research Experience for the Undergraduates supplemental award (2009-2010)
  •  $158,737 National Science Foundation grant DMR-0805073, RUI: Optical Studies of Magnetic, Charge and Orbital Ordering in Lone-pair Compounds and Magnetite (2008-2013)
  •  $859,060 Office of Naval Research (NAVY), Advancing Chemical Sensor Science and Technology, co-PI with Dr. Huebner (2006-2007)
  •  $35,000 ACS Petroleum Research Fund G-type grant PRF#40926-GB10. Infrared and Raman Studies of 1T-TiTe2. (2004-2008).
  •  $40,384 Research Corporation Cottrell College Science Award # CC 6130: Raman and infrared studies of the layered transition metal chalcogenides. (2004-2009).
  •  $39,000 Research Corporation Cottrell College Science Award # CC 5290: Raman and infrared studies of the layered transition metal chalcogenides. (2001-2004)


 

Publications & Presentations

PUBLISHED PEER REVIEWED PAPERS

July  2014 Google Scholar Citations Statistics:

  • Total number of citations=589
  • 18 papers with at least 10 citations
  • H-index=15 (15 publications with at least 15 citations each)

Student coauthors are indicated by an asterisk

41. L. Gasparov, T. Jegorel*, L. Loetgering*, S. Middey and J. Chakhalian. “Thin film substrates from the Raman spectroscopy point of view.” J. Raman Spectrosc., 45, 465 (2014).

40. D.J. Arenas, Theo Jegorel*, Chris Knab*, L.V. Gasparov, C. Martin, D.M. Pajerowski, H. Kohno, M.W. Lufaso. ”Raman spectroscopy evidence of inhomogeneous disorder in the bismuth-oxygen framework of Bi25InO39 and other sillenites.” Phys. Rev. B, 86, 144116 (2012).

39. L. Gasparov, Z. Shirshikova*, T. M. Pekarek, J. Blackburn*, V. Struzhkin, A. Gavriliuk, R. Rueckamp, H. Berger, “Raman study of the Verwey transition in Magnetite at high-pressure and low-temperature; effect of Al doping”, J. Appl. Phys. 112, 043510 (2012).

38. N. Dean, J. C. Petersen, D. Fausti, R. I. Tobey, S. Kaiser, L.V. Gasparov, H. Berger, A. Cavalleri, “Polaronic Conductivity in the Photoinduced Phase of 1T-TaS2”, Phys. Rev. Letters 106, 016401 (2011).

37. D. J. Arenas, L. V. Gasparov, Wei Qiu, J. C. Nino, C. H. Patterson, and D. B. Tanner, “Raman study of phonon modes in bismuth pyrochlores.” Phys. Rev. B 82, 214302, (2010).

36. A.D. Rowan, C. Petersen, L. Gasparov, “Hybrid density functional theory applied to magnetite: Crystal structure, charge order, and phonons.” Phys. Rev. B 79, 205103 (2009)

35. L.V. Gasparov, A. Rush, G. Güntherodt, H. Berger, “Electronic Raman scattering in Magnetite, Spin vs. Charge gap.” Phys. Rev. B 79, 144303 (2009)

34. L. Gasparov, A. Rush, T. Pekarek, N. Patel, H. Berger, “Raman studies of doped magnetite above and below the Verwey transition.” J. Appl. Phys. 105, 7E109 (2009)

33. B. Carrico, J. Saredy, J.L. Tracy, N.G. Patel, J. Garner, L. Gasparov, “Measurements of the dc resistance of semiconductor thin film-gas systems: Comparison to several transport models.” J. Appl. Phys, 102, 083714 (2007)

32. L.V. Gasparov, K.-Y. Choi, G.Güntherodt, H. Berger, L. Forro, “Electronic Raman scattering in Magnetite.” J. Appl. Phys. 101, 09G108 (2007)

31. L.V. Gasparov, D. Arenas, K. -Y. Choi, G. Güntherodt, H. Berger, L. Forro, G. Margaritondo V. V. Struzhkin, R. Hemley, “Magnetite: Raman study of the high-pressure and low-temperature effects.” J. Appl. Phys. 97, 10A922 (2005)

30. L.V. Gasparov, K.G. Brown, A.C. Wint, D.B. Tanner, H. Berger, G. Margaritondo, R. Gaal, L. Forro, “Phonon anomaly at the charge ordering transition in 1T-TaS2.” Phys. Rev. B 66, 094301 (2002)

29. H. Berger, D. Ariosa, R. Gaal, A. Saleh, G. Margaritondo, S.F. Lee, S.H. Huang, H.W.Chang, T.M. Chuang, Y. Liou, Y/D. Yao, Y.Hwu, J.H. Je, L.V. Gasparov, D.B. Tanner, “Coexistence of ferromagnetism and high-temperature superconductivity in Dy-doped BiPbSrCaCuO.” Surface Review and Letters 9, 1109-1112 (2002)

28. L.V. Gasparov, D.B. Tanner, D. Romero, H. Berger, G. Margaritondo, L. Forro, “Infrared and Raman studies of the Verwey transition in magnetite.” Phys. Rev. B 62, 7939 - 7944 (2000).

27. V.A. Gasparov, S.N. Ermolov, S.S. Khasanov, G.K. Strukova, L.V. Gasparov, H.S. Wang, Qi Li, M. Schnider, Wo. Richter, E. Glaser, F. Schmidl, P.Seidel, B.L. Brandt. “Superconducting, surface and anomalous electron transport properties of BaNbO3-x films.” Physica B, 284-288, 1119 (2000).

26. L. Gasparov, P. Lemmens, N.N. Kolesnikov, G. Güntherodt, “Electronic Raman scattering in Tl2Ba2CuO6 d: Symmetry of the order parameter, oxygen doping effects, and normal state scattering.” Phys. Rev. B 58, 11753 11760 (1998).

25. Gasparov, L.V., Lemmens, P., Kolesnikov, N.N., Guntherodt, G. “Electronic Raman scattering in Tl2Ba2CuO6 d; oxygen doping effects.” Physica B 244, 54 59 (1998).

24. Gasparov, L.V., Lemmens, P., Brinkmann, M., Kolesnikov, N.N., Guntherodt, G.“Electronic Raman scattering in the single CuO2 layered superconductor Tl2Ba2CuO6 d.” Phys. Rev. B 55, 1223 1230 (1997).

23. Gasparov, L.V., Lemmens, P., Brinkmann, M., Kolesnikov, N.N., Guntherodt, G.“Electronic Raman scattering in optimally doped Tl 2201.” Czechoslovak Journal of Physics 46, 1103 1104 (1996).

22. Frank, H., Stollmann, R., Lethen, J., Muller, R., Gasparov, L.V., Zakharov, N.D.,Hesse, D., Guntherodt, G.“Preparation and magnetic properties of (Bi,Pb) 1212.”Physica C 268, 100 106 (1996).

21. Gasparov, L.V., Lemmens, P., Brinkmann, M., Hoffmann, A., Kolesnikov, N.N., Thomas, H., Winzer K., Guntherodt, G. “Electronic Raman scattering of Tl 2201 and Tl 2223 and symmetry of the energy gap.” Physica B 223 & 224, 484 489 (1996).

20. Lemmens, P., Eisener, B., Brinkmann, M., L Gasparov,., Guntherodt, G., P.v. Dongen, Richter, W., Weiden, M., Geibel, C., Steglich, F. “Investigation of the Spin Peierls transition in CuGeO3 by Raman scattering.” Physica B 223 & 224, 535 537 (1996).

19. Gasparov, L.V. “The influence of laser heating on Raman spectra of YBa2Cu3Ox.” Journal of Molecular Structure 349, 133 136 (1995).

18. Gasparov, L.V. “Laser heating and phonon modes in YBa2Cu3Ox. Radiation Effects and Defects in Solids 137, 331 335 (1995).

17. Gasparov, L.V. “The influence of laser heating on Raman spectra of YBa2Cu3Ox.” Proc.SPIE 2158, 117 122 (1994).

16. Bazhenov A.V., Egorov V. K., Gasparov L. V., Klassen N. V., Mahonin S. I., Shmurak S. Z., Shmyt’ko I. M. Deformation Welding of Scintillating Materials, MRS Proceedings 348, p. 551 (1994).

15. Gasparov, L.V., Kulakovskii, V.D., Timofeev, V.B., Sherman, E.Ya. Investigation of two-well potential of the apex oxygen in YBa2Cu2O7−x crystals by Raman spectroscopy Journal of Superconductivity 8, 27(1993)

14. Gasparov, L.V., Kulakovskii, V.D., Timofeev, V.B., Sherman, E.Ya. “Anharmonicity of bridging oxygen vibrations in YBa2Cu3O7-x crystals.” Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Phonon Scattering in  Condensed Matter VII, Ithaca, USA, August 1992, Eds. M. Meisner and R.O. Pohl, Springer Ser. Solid State Sci. 112, 200 201 (1993).

13. Misochko, O.V., Arslanbekov, A.Kh., Gasparov, L.V., Sherman, E.Ya., Timofeev, V.B. “Disorder and phonon Raman scattering in High Tc superconductors.” Proceedings of XIIIth International Conference on Raman Spectroscopy, Wurzburg, Germany (1992), Wiley, New York (1992).

12. Gasparov, L.V., Kulakovskii, V.D., Timofeev, V.B., Sherman, E.Ya. “Anharmonicity of the Bridge Oxygen Vibrations in YBa2Cu3O7-x crystals.” Sov. Phys.-JETP 73(5), 929 933 (1991).

11. Gasparov, L.V., Misochko, O.V., Eremets, M.I., Lomsadze, A.V., Struzhkin, V.V. “Effect of High pressure on Raman spectra of Tl-based superconducting crystals.” Proceedings of the XXVIII Annual Meeting of European High Pressure Group, Bordeaux, France, July 1990, High Pressure research 7, 44-46 (1991).

10. Gasparov, L.V., Misochko, O.V., Eremets, M.I., Lomsadze, A.V., Struzhkin, V.V. “Effect of hydrostatic pressure on lattice dynamics of Tl based High Tc superconductors.” Sov. Phys.-JETP 71(5), 945 950 (1990).

9. Abrosimov, N.V., Gasparov, L.V., Kulakovskii, V.D., Misochko, O.V., Timofeev, V.B.“Raman effect in Nd2CuO4 single crystals.” Sov. Phys. JETP Lett. 51, 220-223 (1990).

8. Gasparov, L.V., Misochko, O.V., Eremets, M.I., Itskevich, E.S., Lomsadze, A.V., Struzhkin, V.V., Shirokov A.M. “Raman spectra of Tl2Ba2CuO6-x crystals under pressure up to 20 GPa.” Solid State Commun. 72, 465 467 (1989).

7. Gasparov, L.V., Kulakovskii, V.D., Misochko, O.V., Timofeev, V.B., Kolesnikov, N.N., Kulakov, M.P. “Raman scattering in TlmBa2Can-1CunO2(n+1) superconducting crystals.” Sov. Phys.-JETP 69, 1196-1202 (1989).

6. Gasparov, L.V., Kulakovskii, V.D., Misochko, O.V., Polyanskii, A.A., Timofeev, V.B. “Raman study of Tl based superconducting single crystals: phonons assignment and temperature dependence.” Physica C 160, 147-154 (1989).

5. Gasparov, L.V., Kulakovskii, V.D., Misochko, O.V., Timofeev, V.B., Kolesnikov, N.N., Kulakov, M.P. “Raman scattering in single crystals of Tl Ba Ca Cu O superconductors.” Sov. Phys.-JETP Lett. 49, 68 72 (1989).

4. Gasparov, L.V., Kulakovskii, V.D., Misochko, O.V., Timofeev, V.B. “Manifestation of the orthorhombic symmetry in Raman spectra of untwined single crystals of YBa2Cu3O7-x.” Physica C 157, 341 345 (1989).

3. Gasparov, L.V., Kulakovskii, V.D., Misochko, O.V., Timofeev, V.B., Emel'chenko, G.A., Tatarchenko,V.A. “Phonon mode characterization study of orthorhombic and tetragonal Yba2Cu3O7-δ single crystals by Raman spectroscopy.” J. Opt. Soc. Amer. B. 6, 440-447 (1989).

2. Gasparov, L.V., Kulakovskii, V.D., Maksimov, A.A., Misochko, O.V., Tartakovskiy, I.I., Timofeev, V.B. “Temperature dependence of the Raman scattering spectra of superconducting Yba2Cu3O7-x single crystals.” Sov. Phys. JETP Lett. 48, 176 180 (1988).

1. Bazhenov, A.V.,Gasparov, L.V., Kulakovskii, V.D., Misochko, O.V., Osip'yan, Yu.A., Timofeev, V.B. “Isotopic effect in the Raman spectra of orthorhombic and tetragonal YBa2Cu3O7-δ -single crystals.” Sov. Phys.-JETP Lett. 47, 198 202 (1988).
 

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