Zhandos Utegulov (1)
Zhandos Utegulov, PhD
Associate Professor
Office Phone:
+7 (7172) 706554

Research Interest

Zhandos Utegulov is founding faculty member of SSH Department of Physics, Associate Professor and Director of Advanced Materials Research & Laser Technology Laboratory (www.amrelat.nu.edu.kz). His R&D portfolio is in applied physics area of laser-based material science & technology and optical sensing
The focus of his research is on laser-matter interaction at various spatio-temporal scales, laser-based materials characterization & development of fast and ultrafast time-resolved laser-acoustic and photo-thermal sensing techniques; Brillouin, surface-enhanced Brillouin, Raman, absorption and
photoluminescence spectroscopies of variety of nanostructured, thin film, bulk solid, soft & fluid materials for diverse research & industrial applications.

Selected Publications
Courses Offered

Prior to Nazarbayev University Zhandos has held several research positions in the United States at Idaho National Laboratory, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, National Institute of Standards and Technology (Boulder, Colorado) and University of Cincinnati. Zhandos received his PhD in Physics in 2003 and MS in Photonics in 1999 both from Oklahoma State University and Magna Cum Laude Diploma in Physics from Al Farabi Kazakh National University in 1996.