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Alexey Koposov

Alexey Koposov

Phone: 505-665-4368
Email: akoposov@lanl.gov


  • 2002-2005 PhD., Organic Chemistry,
  • Department of Chemistry, University of Minnesota Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN
  • 2001-2002 M.S., Org anic Chemistry,
  • Department of Chemistry, University of Minnesota Duluth, Duluth, MN
  • 1999-2001 M.S., Material Science,
  • Department of Material Science, Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia
  • 1995-1999 B.S., Material Science,
  • Department of Material Science, Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia

Professional Career

  • 2008 - present, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Los Alamos National Laboratory

Current Research

  • Preparation and characterization of nanocrystalline quantum dots.
  • Design and preparation of Photocatalytic assemblies.
  • Investigation of the surface chemistry of nanocrystals.

Selected publications

  • Sykora, M., Koposov, A. Y., McGuire, J., Schulze, R. K., Tretiak, O., Pietryga, J. M., Klimov, V. I. “Effect of Air Exposure on Surface Properties, Electronic Structure and Carrier Relaxation in PbSeNanocrystals”, /ACS Nano, /*2010*, /4(4)/, 2021
  • Nemykin V. N., Koposov, A. Y., Netzel B. C., Yusubov M. S., Zhdankin V. V. “Self-assembly of hydroxy(phenyl)iodonium ions in acidic aqueous solution: preparation and X-ray crystal structure of oligomeric phenyliodine(III) sulfates”, /Inorg Chem, /*2009*, /48(11)/, 490//
  • Koposov, A. Y.; Netzel, B. C.; Yusubov, M. S.; Nemykin, V. N.; Nazarenko, A. Y.; Zhdankin, V. V. “Preparation and Structure of Oligomeric Iodosylbenzene Sulfate (PhIO)3·SO3: Stable and Water-Soluble Analog of Iodosylbenzene” /Europ. J. Org. Chem./ *2007*,/27/, 4475.
  • Nemykin, V. N.; Barrett, C. D.; Hadt, R. G.; Subbotin, R. I.; Maximov, A. Y.; Polshin, E. V.; Koposov, A. Y. “Mixed-valence states formation in conformationally flexible metal-free 5,10,15,20-tetraferrocenylporphyrin and 5,10-bisferrocenyl-15,20-bisphenylporphyrin.” /Dalton// Trans./ *2007*, /31/, 3378.
  • Nemykin, V. N., Maximov, A. Y., *Koposov, A. Y. *“Mercury-Free Preparation, Characterization, and Molecular Structure of Tricyanovinylferrocene Using an Unusual Reaction between Ferrocene and Tetracyanoethylene.” /Organometallics/, *2007*, /26(13)/, 3138.
  • Koposov, A. Y., Nemykin, V. N., Zhdankin, V. V., “Intra- and intermolecular interactions in the solid state structure of 2-iodylbenzenesulfonamides: a heptacoordinated organic iodine(v) compound”, /New J. of Chem./, *2005*, /29(8)/, 998.
  • Koposov, A. Y., Boyarskikh, V. V., Zhdankin, V. V., “Amino acid-derived iodobenzene dicarboxylates: Reagents for oxidative conversion of alkenes to amino acid esters”, /Org. Lett./ *2004*, /6(20)/, 3613.
  • Zhdankin, V. V., Litvinov, D. N., Koposov, A. Y., Luu. T., Ferguson, M. J., McDonald, R., Tykwinski, R.R., “Preparation and structure of 2-Iodoxybenzoate esters: Soluble and stable periodinane oxidizing reagents”, /Chem. Comm. /*2004*, /1/, 103.

August 2010

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