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:

Andrii O. Ananenko
Leading Engineer
т. +38 057 341-03-80
Tetyana Ye. Gorbachova
PhD (Physics and Math), researcher
т. +38 057 341-04-95
Olga V. Zelenska
Leading Engineer
т. +38 057 341-03-80

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