Physical, Technical and Computer Sciences Institute of Yuriy Fedcovich Chernivtsi National University

Field of research


1. Section of Engineering and Telecommunication

Department of Correlation Optics

  • Development of methods correlation of optical fields
  • Singular optics
  • Holographic methods in optics and information processing

Department of Optics, Publishing and Printing

  • Laser polarimetry and spectroscopy of biological tissues
  • Optics and Spectroscopy of scattering objects
  • Spectropolarimetry of optically inhomogeneous structures
  • Optical properties and crystal structures of condensed matter

Department of Radio Engineering and Information Security

  • Research of systems of communication with use deterministic chaos
  • Development of equipment for radio spectroscopic research methods of semiconductor materials
  • Research of of physical processes in solids by nuclear quadrupole resonance

2. Section of Physics

Department of General Physics

  • Formation and stability of the structure in thermodynamically unbalanced solid systems
  • Biomechanical systems modeling
  • Kinetics of unbalanced phase changes

Department of Solid State Physics

  • Development of new and improvement of existent methods and approaches, and also algorithms and software for the analysis of pictures of electron diffraction on the reflection and data of X-ray high-resolution diffractometry with the purpose of rise of possibilities of diagnostics of nanoscale structural unperiodicity, descriptions of defects, distributing of macro and micro deformation in crystalline objects and on interfaces of multi-layers nanoscale systems.
  • Development and improvement of ultrasonic impulsive and infrasonic options and methods of research of elastic and no elastic characteristic in materials with different type of chemical bonds for the rise of exactness and quickness of their measuring and studding of micro mechanisms of evolution of the imperfect system of crystals under time (in situ) and after action of the external power fields; processes of defects self-organization in strongly non-equilibrium structures; features of flowline of processes of micro deformation at different mesoscopic levels and and so on.

Department of Theoretical Physics

  • Physical properties of semiconductor nanoheterosystems with different kind of symmetry
  • Motion and illumination of charged particles under the effect of electromagnetic fields in vacuum and medium;
  • Structure, properties and stability of surface-active substance ion micelles and small systems;
  • Transport phenomenon, properties of rough, low-dimensional semiconductor and condensed matters. Cooperative phenomena in small systems and properties of defects. Nanoheterosystems.

Department of Thermoelectricity

  • Physics of thermoelectric energy conversion
  • Actual problems of modern thermoelectrics, physical metrology and biomedical engineering
  • Theoretical and experimental studies of thermoelectric materials, devices, and devices based on them
  • Development and implementation of energy-saving and renewable heat and electricity

Department of Optoelectronics

  • Electric, photoelectric and luminescent processes in semiconductor barrier structures
  • Semiconductor solar cells based on cadmium telluride
  • Semiconductor detectors of X-and g-radiation-based II-VI semiconductors
  • Generation-recombination processes, Physics and Chemistry of point defects of isovalent-doped semiconductors, self-organization processes and quantum-size effects

3. Section of Electronics, Semiconductors and Nanotechnology

Department of Physica of Semiconductors and Nanostructures

  • Technology of semiconductor crystals, nanostructures and creation on their basis optical and photodetector devices, devices of infrared technology, β-, Х-, γ-, neutron radiation, photoelectric converters of solar energy, sensing devices for ecology monitoring in the environment and mines
  • Development of physical methods of growing semiconductor thin films and low-dimensional quantum structures: individual quantum wells, 2D multilayer structures (superlattices) and 0D structures (quantum dots)
  • The development of chemical methods for the preparation of semiconductor nanocrystals and nanoparticles dispersed in different dielectric matrices
  • Development of technology for growing bulk crystals, thin films and low-dimensional structures based on diluted magnetic semiconductors type AIIBVI:Me and AII(1-x)MexBVI (where Me is 3d-transition or 4f-rare earth element)
  • Structural and morphological studies of bulk semiconductor crystals, thin films and nanostructures
  • Study of kinetic, magnetic, photoelectric, optical and magneto-optical properties of the obtained crystals, films, nanostructures
  • The development of new principles of manipulating of electron spins in bulk crystals and nanostructures based on diluted magnetic semiconductors
  • Design of laboratory models of optoelectronic and spintronnyh devices such as electron-optical sensors, integrated-optic sensors, fiber-optic magnetic sensors, biosensors, spin filters, magnetic field transistors

Department of Electronics and Power Engineering

  • Crystals and thin films normal and chalcogenide diluted magnetic semiconductors and oxides: technology, magnetic, kinetic, optical and photoelectric properties, fabrication devices, based on these semiconductors, for application in electronics, optoelectronics, spintronics, solar energy and light-emitting structures

4. Section of Computer Technology

Department of Computer Systems and Networks

  • Software engineering
  • Computer systems and components
  • Advanced information technologies

Department of Mathematical Problems of Control and Cybernetics

  • Simulation of dynamic processes of change in dimension of the phase space

Department of Software Computer Systems

  • Cryptography
  • Software development
  • The study of the statistical characteristics of complex networks