Educational Background

  • BS Physics (2003) Saint-Petersburg State Polytechnic University
  • MS Physics (2006) University of Texas at Dallas
  • Ph.D. Physics (2008) University of Texas at Dallas

Research Interests

  • Superconductivity in doped carbon nanotubes and related structures
  • Multifunctional carbon nanotube sheets and fibers for advanced applications
  • Negative refraction in visible and infrared regions in opal photonic crystals

Contact Information

Email: [email protected]
Phone: 972-883-6537
Fax: 972-883-6529
Office: BE2.302
Mail Stop: BE 26

Alexander Kuznetsov

Selected Publications


Giant Stroke, Superelastic Carbon Nanotube Aerogel Muscles, Ali E. Aliev, Jiyoung Oh, Mikhail E. Kozlov, Alexander A. Kuznetsov, Shaoli Fang, Alexandre F. Fonseca, Raquel Ovalle, M'arcio D. Lima, Mohammad H. Haque, Yuri N. Gartstein, Mei Zhang, Anvar A. Zakhidov, Ray H. Baughman, Science, Vol. 323. no. 5921, pp 1575 - 1578 (2009)


Electrochemically Tuned Properties for Electrolyte-free Carbon Nanotube Sheets, Alexander A. Zakhidov, Dong-Seok Suh, Alexander A. Kuznetsov, Joseph N. Barisci, Edgar Mu?oz, Alan B. Dalton, Steve Collins, Von H. Ebron, Mei Zhang, John P. Ferraris, Anvar A. Zakhidov and Ray H. Baughman, Adv. Func. Mat., Vol. 19, 14, pp 2266-2272, (2009)


Negative refraction in the visible spectrum in photonic crystals: search for focusing by fluorescent quantum dots inside synthetic opal, R. Moussa, A. Kuznetsov, E. Neiser, A. L. Roberson, and A. A. Zakhidov, J. Nanophoton., Vol. 4, 043503 (2010)


Electron Field Emission from Transparent Multiwalled Carbon Nanotube Sheets for Inverted Field Emission Displays, Alexander A. Kuznetzov, Sergey B. Lee, Mei Zhang, Ray H. Baughman, Anvar A. Zakhidov, Carbon, Vol. 48, 1, pp 41-46 (2009)


The Origin of Polarized Blackbody Radiation from Resistively Heated Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes, Ali E. Aliev and Alexander A. Kuznetsov, Phys. Let. A, Vol. 372, 29, pp 4938-4942 (2008)


Physics of Electron Field Emission by Self-Assembled Carbon Nanotube Arrays,Alexander A. Kuznetsov, PhD Thesis, University of Texas at Dallas, August 22, 2008.


Cathodoluminescence and Electroluminescence from Multi-layered Organic Structures Induced by Field Electron Emission from Carbon Nanotubes, A.A. Kuznetzov, A.A. Zakhidov, R. Ovalle, R. Nanjundaswamy, C. Williams, M. Zhang, S.B. Lee, J.P. Ferraris and A.A. Zakhidov, Proc. of SPIE, Vol. 5937-71, 6, 1-8 (2005)

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