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Materials scientist

Mark Okovich Rikel, Russian materials scientist. Achievements include research in physical metallurgy of chevrel-phase superconductors; research in mechanism of internal oxidation in dilute silver alloys; research in formation mechanism of superconducting phases in Bi(Pb)-Sr-Ca-Cu-O based conductors; research in determination of lattice constant and density of intergrowths from x-ray patterns. Member of Materials Research Society (associate).

Background

Rikel, Mark Okovich was born on December 5, 1954 in Moscow, Russia. Son of Oka Markovich and Sophia Semenovna Rikel.

Education

Master, Moscow Institute of Steel and Alloys, 1971—1977. Doctor, Moscow Institute of Steel and Alloys. Doctor of Philosophy, Moscow Institute of Steel and Alloys, 1988.

Career

Visiting research associate Applied Superconductivity Center, University of Wisconsin, 1998—2001. Senior scientist Nexans Superconductors, Huerth, Germany, since 2001. Researcher Baikov Metallurgical Institute, Academy of Sciences of Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, Moscow, 1977—1991, Lebedev Physical Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, 1991—1993.

Visiting scientist Institute of Technology Physics, Kernforschungszentrum Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Germany, 1993—1994. Senior scientist Lebedev Physical Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, 1994—1998.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in physical metallurgy of chevrel-phase superconductors. Research in mechanism of internal oxidation in dilute silver alloys. Research in formation mechanism of superconducting phases in Bi(Pb)-Sr-Ca-Cu-O based conductors.

    Research in determination of lattice constant and density of intergrowths from x-ray patterns.

Membership

Member of Materials Research Society (associate).

Connections

Married Natalia Yurievna Kriakovskaia. 1 child Alexander.

father:
Oka Markovich

mother:
Sophia Semenovna Rikel

spouse:
Natalia Yurievna Kriakovskaia

child:
Alexander Rikel