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Alexandra Suvorova

Dr Alexandra Suvorova

Research Fellow
CMCA@Physics

Contact details
Address
CMCA@Physics
The University of Western Australia (M010)
35 Stirling Highway
CRAWLEY WA 6009
Australia
Phone
+61 8 6488 8095
Fax
+61 8 6488 1087
Email
alexandra.suvorova@uwa.edu.au
Qualifications
MSc PhD St.Petersburg
Biography
PhD 1999 (St.Petersburg)
UWA postdoctoral fellow 2001-2004
UWA Research Assistant Professor 2004-current
Key research
Electron microscopy applications in Nanotechnology, Archaeology, Geology.
Publications
Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.com.au/citations?hl=en&user=YrorKLwAAAAJ
Roles, responsibilities and expertise
Head, Physical/Materials Science Applications, CMCA
SEM training Coordinator, CMCA

Expertise
➢Electron microscopy, spatially resolved spectroscopy, compositional mapping and image analysis: Scanning electron microscopy (SEM) including Variable pressure/Environmental SEM and Low voltage SEM, Transmission electron microscopy (TEM), High resolution imaging (HREM), Energy dispersive spectroscopy (EDS), Electron energy loss spectroscopy (EELS), Energy-filtered TEM (EFTEM).
➢Electron microscopy applications in physics, chemistry,nanotechnology, geology, archaeology, biology, forensic sciences.
Funding received
Australian Academy of Science grant 2010

ARC Discovery 2008-2010: Williams et al. Spin dynamics in magnetic nanostructures by spin-polarized single- and two-electron spectroscopy

ARC LIEF 2008: Sampson et al. The Nanoscale Characterisation Centre WA Electron Microprobe Facility

UWA fellowship 2001-2004: Suvorova Semiconductor and mineral materials characterization by environmental scanning electron microscopy (ESEM)

UWA Research Grants 2002, 2005, 2008
Industrial relevance
Expert consulting services to local companies and industry.
Previous positions
Visiting Scientist, Max-Planck Institute of Microstructure Physics, Germany
Teaching
Co-ordinator of CMCA Training Courses in Scanning Electron Microscopy
Useful links
www.cmca.uwa.edu.au
www.international.uwa.edu.au
Current projects
➢Nanotechnology: Nanoparticles for integrated plasmonics.
➢Archaeology: Electron microscopy of Spanish silver discovered in association with six ships wrecked off the coast of Western Australia in the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries.
Research profile
Research profile and publications
 

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