Postdoctoral Research Associate, Division of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge MA, 1999-2001
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California at Santa Barbara, CA, 1997-1999
Ph.D. in Physics, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel, 1994-1997
M.Sc. in Physics, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel, 1992-1994
M.Sc. in Engineering, The Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, Russia, 1986-1988
B.Sc. in Physics, The Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, Russia, 1982-1986
ELT 212 - Circuit Analysis II
ELT 212L - Circuit Analysis Labs II
OEN 340 - Lasers and Photonics
OEN 340L - Lasers and Photonics Labs
PHY 361 – Mechanics I
PHY 362 – Mechanics II
PHY 407 – Advanced Physics Labs
OEN 460 - Optical Communications I
OEN 460L - Optical Communications Labs I
OEN 461 - Optical Communications II
OEN 461L - Optical Communications Labs II
OEN 498 - Senior Design Project I
OEN 499 - Senior Design Project II
OEN 560 - Optical Communications
GRANTS AND CONTRACTS AWARDED
NSF Engineering Education Program: “Collaborative Project: Virtual-Reality-based Educational Laboratories in Fiber Optic Engineering”, Role: Principal Investigator, 2009-2013, $150,000
NSF Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Phase I: “Integration of Virtual Reality-based 3-D interactive simulations into classroom and online science curricula”, Role: Principal Investigator, 2008, $100,000
NSF Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Phase I: “Distributed Micro-Optical Sensor Technology for Temperature, Pressure and Strain Measurements”, Role: Principal Investigator, 2006, $100,000
NASA Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) Phase II: “Fast GC for Space Applications Based on PIES Technology”, Role: Principal Investigator, 2005, $600,000
NASA Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) Phase I: “Fast GC for Space Applications Based on PIES Technology”, Role: Principal Investigator, 2004, $70,000
2014 – Present, Associate Professor, Department of Engineering, Norfolk State University
2008 – 2014, Assistant Professor, Department of Engineering, Norfolk State University
2007-2008, Senior Research Scientist, MM Virtual Design, Newark, NJ
2004-2007, Research Scientist, Lenterra, Inc., Newark, NJ
2003-2006, Adjunct Professor, Physics Department, Rutgers University, Newark NJ
2001-2003, Member of Technical Staff, Communication Subsystem Research Laboratory, Bell Laboratories, Lucent Technologies, Murray Hill, NJ
1988-1991, Engineer-Physicist, Institute of Nuclear Research, Uzhgorod, Ukraine
SCHOLARLY ACTIVITIES COMPLETED
M. Kozhevnikov And V. Narayanamurti, “Ballistic Electron Emission Microscopy And Spectroscopy Study Of
Ordering-Induced Band Structure Effects In GaInP” in the Book On Spontaneous Ordering Edited By A. Mascarenhas,
Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, New York (2002).
Refereed Journal Articles
M. Kozhevnikov, J. Gurlitt, M. Kozhevnikov, “Learning relative motion concepts in immersive and non-immersive virtual environments”, Journal of Science Education and Technology, DOI 10.1007/s10956-013-9441-0, published online February 15, 2013.
M. Kozhevnikov, M. Kozhevnikov, C. Jiao Yu, O. Blazhenkova, “Creativity, visualization abilities and visual cognitive style”, British Journal of Educational Psychology 83, pp. 196-209 (2013).
T.Ioppolo, M. Kozhevnikov, V. Stepaniuk, M.V. Otugen, V. Sheverev, “Micro-optical force sensor concept based on whispering gallery mode resonators”, Applied Optics, 47(16), 3009 (2008).
M. Kozhevnikov, P. Kolodner, D.T. Neilson, A.R. Papazian, R.E. Frahm, and J.V. Gates, “Integrated Array of 1 × N Optical Switches for Wavelength-Independent and WDM Applications”, IEEE Journal of Lightwave Technology, 24(2), 884 (2006).
M. Kozhevnikov, R. Ryf, D.T. Neilson, P. Kolodner, C.A. Bolle, A.R. Papazian, J. Kim, J.V. Gates, “Micromechanical optical crossconnect with 4-F relay imaging optics”, IEEE Photonics Technology Letters 16 (1), 275 (2004).
Olkhovets, P. Phanaphat, C. Nuzman, D.J. Shin, C. Lichtenwalner, M. Kozhevnikov, J. Kim, “Performance of an optical switch based on 3-D MEMS crossconnect” IEEE Photonics Technology Letters 16 (3), 780 (2004).
Appelbaum, K.J. Russel, M. Kozhevnikov, V. Narayanamurti, M.P. Hanson, and A.C. Gossard, “Room-temperature ballistic electron emission luminescence spectroscopy with a scanning tunneling microscope”, Applied Physics Letters, 84(4), 547 (2004).
V. Narayanamurti and M. Kozhevnikov, “BEEM imaging and spectroscopy of buried structures in III-V semiconductors”, Invited Review Paper, Physics Reports 349, 447 (2001).
M. Kozhevnikov, “Feasibility of optically-detected cyclotron resonance to study electron mobility in ultrapure GaAs”, Phys. Rev. B62, 8062 (2000).
V. Narayanamurti and M. Kozhevnikov, “The Role Of BEEM For Characterization Of Physical Phenomena In Semiconductors Alloys And Quantum Structures”, Int. J. High Speed Electronics And Systems 10, 55 (2000).
M. Kozhevnikov, V. Narayanamurti, C.V. Reddy, H.P. Hin, C.W. Tu, A. Mascarenhas and Y. Zhang, “Evolution of GaAs1-XNX conduction states and giant Au/GaAs1-XNX Schottky barrier reduction studied by ballistic electron emission spectroscopy”, Phys. Rev. B61, R7861 (2000).
D. L. Smith, M. Kozhevnikov, E.Y. Lee and V. Narayanamurti, “Scattering Theory of Ballistic Electron Emission Microscopy at Nonepitaxial Interfaces”, Phys. Rev. B61, 13914 (2000).
B.M. Ashkinadze, L. Iomin, M. Kozhevnikov, E. Cohen, A. Ron and L.N. Pfeiffer, “Combined optical-microwave study of electron-exciton dynamic processes in undoped GaAs/AlGaAs quantum wells”, phys. stat. sol. (a) 178, 107 (2000).
M. Kozhevnikov, V. Narayanamurti, A. Mascarenhas, Y. Zhang, J.M. Olson, and D. L. Smith, “Ordering-induced band structure effects in GaInP2 studied by Ballistic Electron Emission Microscopy”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 75, 1128 (1999).
M. Kozhevnikov, V. Narayanamurti, C. Zheng, Y.-J. Chiu, and D. L. Smith, “Effect of Electron Scattering on Second Derivative Ballistic Electron Emission Spectroscopy in Au/GaAs/AlGaAs Heterostructures”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 82, 3677 (1999).
M. Kozhevnikov, E. Cohen, Arza Ron and Hadas Shtrikman, “Electron and hole microwave cyclotron resonance in photoexcited, undoped GaAs/AlGaAs multiple quantum wells”, Phys. Rev. B60, 16885 (1999).
M. Kozhevnikov, B.M. Ashkinadze, E. Cohen, Arza Ron and Hadas Shtrikman, “Exciton-electron dynamics studied by microwave photoconductivity and photoluminescence in undoped GaAs/AlGaAs quantum wells”, Phys. Rev. B60, 16894 (1999).
M. Kozhevnikov, B.M. Askinadze, E. Cohen, and Arza Ron, “Optical-microwave study of electron-exciton dynamics in undoped GaAs/AlGaAs quantum wells”, J. Lumin. 76-77, 381 (1998).
M. Kozhevnikov, B.M. Askinadze, E. Cohen, and Arza Ron, “LO-phonon sideband photoluminescence in pure GaAs”, Solid State Commun. 106, 73 (1998).
M. Kozhevnikov, B.M. Ashkinadze, E. Cohen, Arza Ron, and L.N. Pfeiffer, “Properties of photoexcited electrons and holes in undoped GaAs/AlGaAs QW's studied by classical cyclotron resonance”, Superlattice Microst. 23, 67 (1998).
M. Kozhevnikov, B.M. Ashkinadze, E. Cohen, Arza Ron, and L.N. Pfeiffer, “Comparative cyclotron resonance and luminescence study of photoexcited particles in mixed type-I-type-II GaAs/AlAs multiple quantum wells”, Phys. Rev. B56, 2044 (1997).
M. Kozhevnikov, B.M. Ashkinadze, E.Cohen and Arza Ron, “LO phonon sideband photoluminescence in pure GaAs and GaAs/AlGaAs QW’s”, J. Lumin. 72-74, 312 (1997).
M. Kozhevnikov, B.M. Askinadze, E. Cohen, and Arza Ron, “Low-temperature electron mobility studied by cyclotron resonance in ultrapure GaAs crystals”, Phys. Rev. B52, 17165 (1995).
M. Kozhevnikov, B.M. Askinadze, E. Cohen, and Arza Ron, “Self-oscillations at photoinduced impurity breakdown in GaAs”, Phys. Rev. B52, 4855 (1995).
M. Kozhevnikov and J. Gurlitt, “Immersive and Non-immersive Virtual Reality System to Learn Relative Motion Concepts”, Proceedings of the IEEE Interdisciplinary Engineering Design Education Conference (IEDEC 2013), Santa Clara, USA, March 4-5 2013, 168-172, DOI 10.1109/IEDEC.2013.6526781 (2013)
D. Hayes, C. Turczynski, J. Rice and M. Kozhevnikov, “Virtual-Reality-Based Educational Laboratories in Fiber Optic Engineering”, Proceedings of the Education and Training in Optics & Photonics Conference (ETOP), Porto, Portugal 23 - 26 July 2013 (2013)
M. Kozhevnikov, D. Hayes, M. Kozhevnikov, “The Role of Spatial Immersion for Tasks Based on the Use of Egocentric Frames of Reference”, Proceedings of the HCI International Conference (HCI International 2013), Las Vegas, USA, 21 - 26 July 2013, (2013)
M, Kozhevnikov, J. Gurlitt and M. Kozhevnikov, “Fostering Students’ Understanding of Relative Motion using Immersive Virtual Reality”, Proceedings of the NARST Conference, San Francisco, USA, April 3-6 (2006)
M. Kozhevnikov, J. Gurlitt, M. Kozhevnikov and V. Sheverev, ”Human Computer Interaction: Visualization Processes in Learning Science“,Vision Sciences Society (VSS) Fifth Annual Meeting, Sarasota, Florida, May 6 – 11 (2005)
M. Kozhevnikov, E. Cohen, Arza Ron, and L.N. Pfeiffer, “Cyclotron resonance of electrons and trions in a low density photoexcited two-dimensional electron gas”, in Proceedings of the 23th International Conference on the Physics of Semiconductors, edited by M. Schaeffler and R. Zimmermann (1996)
MS Thesis Graduates
Jonny Rice, Department of Engineering, Norfolk State University, OEN M.S. 2008 - 2011
Dana Hayes, Department of Engineering, Norfolk State University, OEN M.S. 2012 - Present
Shawn Cherry, Department of Engineering, Norfolk State University, OEN B.S. 2011 - 2012
Craig M. Turczynski, Department of Engineering, Norfolk State University, OEN B.S. 2012 - Present
SCIENTIFIC AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES MEMBERSHIP
Materials Research Society (MRS)
IEEE Photonics Society
Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE)
International Network for Engineering Education and Research