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Aleksandr Kurilovich

PhD Thesis Defense

Date & Time:

October 2, 2020, 17:00
Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, 30, Bolshoi Boulevard, bld. 1, Room E-B2-3007

Candidate: Aleksandr Kurilovich
PhD Program: Materials Science and Engineering
Thesis Title: Oxygen reduction reaction mechanism on metal oxides/carbon composite materials

Professor Keith Stevenson, Skoltech

PhD Defense Jury Reports:

Professor Evgeny Antipov, Skoltech (Chairman): report
Assistant Professor Stanislav Fedotov, Skoltech: report
Assistant professor Sergey Levchenko, Skoltech: report
Associate Professor Tanja Kallio, Aalto University, Finland: report
Assistant professor Charles McCrory, University of Michigan, USA: report

Thesis Changes Log

Revised thesis:

Oxygen reduction reaction mechanism on metal oxides/carbon composite materials

Thesis Changes Log (after minor revisions)

Thesis Defense Outcome:

Pass with Minor Revisions. The candidate’s thesis is accepted subject to minor revisions.

The candidate made revisions to the thesis. The final version of the thesis was uploaded on October 12, 2020. 

The candidate is awarded the Skoltech PhD degree.