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Konstantin Novoselov
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Novoselov in 2013
Born
Konstantin Sergeevich Novoselov

23 August 1974 (1974-08-23) (age 46)
Nizhny Tagil, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
Nationality Russia and United Kingdom
Alma mater
  • Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology
  • Radboud University of Nijmegen (PhD)
Known for graphene
Spouse(s) Irina Barbolina
Awards
  • Nicholas Kurti Prize (2007)
  • TR35 (2008)
  • EuroPhysics Prize (2008)
  • IUPAP Prize (2008)
  • Nobel Prize in Physics (2010)
  • Knight Commander of the Order of the Netherlands Lion (2010)
  • FRS (2011)
  • Knight Bachelor (2012)
  • Leverhulme Medal (2013)
  • Onsager Medal (2014)
  • Carbon Medal (2016)
  • Dalton Medal (2016)
  • HonFRSC
  • HonFInstP
  • Member of the National Academy of Sciences
(2019)
Scientific career
Fields Solid-state physics
Institutions
  • National University of Singapore
  • University of Manchester
  • Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology
  • Radboud University of Nijmegen
Thesis Development and Applications of Mesoscopic Hall Microprobes (2004)
Doctoral advisor

Sir Konstantin Sergeevich Novoselov FRS FRSC FInstP (Russian: Константи́н Серге́евич Новосёлов; IPA: [kənstɐnʲˈtʲin sʲɪrˈɡʲe(j)ɪvʲɪtɕ nəvɐˈsʲɵləf]; born 23 August 1974) is a Russian-British physicist, and a Professor at the Centre for Advanced 2D Materials, National University of Singapore. He is also the Langworthy Professor in the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Manchester. His work on graphene with Andre Geim earned them the Nobel Prize in Physics in 2010.

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