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Assistant Professor, Department of Material Science and Engineering, McMaster University


MEng, Zaporozhye State Technical University, Ukraine (1997)
PhD in Material Science, Zaporozhye State Technical University, Ukraine (2001)
Professional Engineer, Ontario (2015)

Research interests

Materials Properties Applications Techniques
  • group III-V, II-VI, IV semiconductors
  • perovskites
  • 2D materials (transition metal dichalcogenides, group III-V)
  • amorphous materials
  • biomaterials
  • formability and stability
  • band structure
  • conductivity
  • impurity and defect levels
  • photoluminescence
  • surface structure
  • adsorption of molecules at solid surfaces
  • piezoelectricity
  • LED
  • lasers
  • solar cells
  • transducers and actuators
  • thermoelectrics
  • density functional theory
  • linear combination of atomic orbitals
  • empirical potential force field
  • kinetic Monte Carlo

Former affiliations

2008 - 2014 Thunder Bay Regional Research Institute and Department of Physics, Lakehead University, Canada
2003 - 2008 Central Technology Laboratory, Material Science Center and Department of Physics, Philipps-University Marburg, Germany
2000 - 2003 Dept of Aircraft and Manufacturing Engineering, Zaporizhzhya National Technical University, Ukraine


Address: Dr. Oleg Rubel
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
McMaster University
JHE 359, 1280 Main Street West
Hamilton, Ontario L8S 4L8
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E-mail: rubelo[-at-]mcmaster.ca
Tel: +1-905-525-9140, ext. 24094
URL: http://olegrubel.mcmaster.ca

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