Sergei Savikhin

NOTE: E-mail addresses end with

Sergei Savikhin
PHYS 295
(765) 494-3017

Lab: Physics 295

Curriculum Vitae


M.S., summa cum laude, Tartu State University
Ph.D., 1990, Tartu State University

Research Interests
  • Femtosecond optical studies of artificial and natural biological systems.
  • Membrane proteins: structure and function, structure-based computer modeling
  • Exciton kinetics in semiconductors, molecular crystals and biological structures.
  • Biomimetic devices.
  • Ultrafast experimental techniques.

» Sergei Savikhin's Lab
» Current Research
» Research Group Members

Awards and Honors
  • Ruth and Joel Spira Award for excellence in undergraduate teaching (Department of Physics) 2003
  • Seeds of Excellence Award for success in attracting large sponsored programs (Purdue University) 2004


Professional Experience

  • Professor, Purdue University, 2015
  • Associate Professor, Purdue University, 2008
  • Assistant Professor, Purdue University, 2001
  • Associate Scientist, Ames Laboratory, 1993
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, Ames Laboratory, 1991
  • Scientist, Institute of Physics of Estonian Academy of Sciences,1990
  • Junior Scientist,Institute of Physics, 1983
Selected publications, conferences, talks
Last Updated: Aug 29, 2017 4:53 PM