Dr Mykhaylo Dubov

 Research Fellow

Mykhaylo Dubov
Phone number

+44 (0) 121 204 3504    



Room number 

NW 316 


Mykhaylo Dubov is a Senior Research Fellow in the School of Engineering & Applied Science at the University of Aston, Birmingham, UK. He has been part of the Photonics Research group since 2001. Prior to that, he carried out research at the National Academy of Science of Ukraine.

Qualifications & Education
  • PhD in Direct Femtosecond Laser Inscription in Transparent Dielectrics from Aston University, Birmingham.
  • MSc in Physics from Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology
Research Interests
  • Lasers: laser-matter interaction; ultrafast lasers micro-fabrication in transparent dielectrics; optoelectronics; planar and fibre optic devices and sensors
  • Optical Microscopy: Scanning Electron Microscopy and microprobe analysis
  • Semiconductor Laser Diodes
  • Laser Resonance-Ionisation Mass Spectrometry; Optical Spectroscopy
  • Optics; Diffractive Optics Elements; thin film devices; Laser Wavelength-Meters
Recent Research Funding
  • 2011-2013 “Nonlinear waveguide-based all-optical waveform generators” (The Leverhulme Trust)
  • 2008-2010 “Measurement of the Transient Spatial Profiles of Refractive Index and Lattice Temperature during Femtosecond Pulse Inscription in Fused Silica” (EPSRC)
  • 2006-2009 “Femtosecond Micro-fabrication of Photonic Devices” (EPSRC)
  • 2003-2006 “Laser processing of materials for photonic waveguides and circuits” (LASEWAVE) (DTI-EPSRC LINK project)
PhD Supervision

 Available to supervise PhD students

Membership of Professional Bodies
  • Optical Society of America (OSA)
  • European Physical Society (EPS)
  • International Society for Optical Engineers (SPIE)

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