Scintillation Radiometry and Radiochemical Testing Methods Department (2319)

Main activities

  • Investigation of scintillation characteristics of materials and detectors;
  • Obtaining and studying thin layers of scintillators;
  • Simulation of scintillation detectors;
  • Development of specialized detectors of ionizing radiation.

Technological equipment

Equipment for investigations of scintillators

Head of department:

Volodymyr O. Tarasov
Dr. Sci.
т. +38 057 341-03-92

Employees of the department:

Valerii M. Zuber
Deputy Head of Department
Andrii O. Ananenko
Leading Engineer
т. +38 057 341-03-80
Tetyana Ye. Gorbachova
PhD (Physics and Math), senior researcher
т. +38 057 341-04-95
Olga V. Zelenska
Leading Engineer
т. +38 057 341-03-80
Dmytro I. Zosym
PhD (Technology), senior researcher
Olena M. Okrushko
PhD (Physics and Math), researcher
Larysa Yo. Mitsai
Senior Engineer
Volodymyr S. Vasylkovskii
Senior Reseacher, Phd student
Iryna D. Vlasova
Leading engineer-technologist
Oleg O. Don
Senior Engineer

Main projects and publications:

Engineering of bulk and fiber-shaped YAGG:Ce scintillator crystals /O. Sidletskiy, Ia. Gerasymov, D. Kurtsev, V. Kononets, V. Pedash, O. Zelenskaya, V. Tarasov, A. Gektin,B. Grinyov, K. Lebbou, E. Auffray, V. Dormenev, A. Borisevich, M. Korjik //CrystEngComm, 2017, 19 (6), 1001 — 1007

Light collection simulation when determining light yield of single crystal and polycrystalline organic scintillators / Gorbacheva, T.E., Tarasov, V.A., Galunov, N.Z. //Functional Materials — 2015. – Vol.22, № 3. – P.408-415

Scintillation properties of CsSrX3:Eu2+ (CsSr1-yEuyX3, X = Cl, Br; 0 ≤ y ≤ 0.05) single crystals grown by the Bridgman method /V.L. Cherginets, N.V. Rebrova, A.Yu. Grippa, Yu.N. Datsko, T.V.Ponomarenko V.Yu. Pedash, N.N. Kosinov, V.A. Tarasov, O.V. Zelenskaya, I.M. Zenya, A.V. Lopin//Materials Chemistry and Physics, Volume 143, Issue 3, 14 February 2014, Pages 1296-1299

Crystal growth and scintillation properties of CsCaBr3:Eu2+ (CsCa1-xEuxBr3, 0 ≤ x ≤ 0.08)/ A.Yu. Grippa,N.V. Rebrova,T.E. Gorbacheva,V.Yu. Pedash, N.N.Kosinov, V.L.Cherginets, V.A.Tarasov, O.A.Tarasenko, A.V.Lopin// Journal of Crystal Growth,vol. 371, 2013, pp 112-116

Fabrication and characterization of Eu3+-doped Lu2O3scintillation ceramics / Yu.L. Kopylov, V.B. Kravchenko, N.A.Dulina, А.V.Lopin, S.V. Parkhomenko, A.V. Tolmachev, R.P. Yavetskiy, O.V. Zelenskaya // Optical Materials, 35 (4) , 2013, pp. 812-816