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Timur Yagafarov

PhD Thesis Defense

Date & Time:
November 8, 2019, 13:00
Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, 30, Bolshoi Boulevard, bld. 1, Room B4-3007
Candidate: Timur Yagafarov
PhD Program: Physics
Thesis Title: Polariton lasing in a dye-filled organic microcavities
Supervisor: Professor Pavlos Lagoudakis, Skoltech
PhD Defense Jury Reports:

Professor Nikolay Gippius, Skoltech (Chairman):  report
Professor Dmitry Gorin, Skoltech: report 

Associate Professor Arkadi Shipulin, Skoltech: report
Assistant Professor  Sakellaris Mailis, Skoltech: report 

Professor Luis Vina Liste, Autonomous University of Madrid, Spain: report
Professor Simone De Liberato, University of Southhampton, UK: report

Thesis Changes Log

Revised thesis: Polariton lasing in a dye-filled organic microcavities

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 November 26, 2019. 

The candidate is awarded the Skoltech PhD degree.

PhD Defense Video: