Dmitry Krasnikov

CV (eng rus)
Department of Natural Sciences of Novosibirsk State University (2007-2012).

Laboratory of Nanostructured Carbon Materials, Boreskov Institute of Catalysis (2008-2017):
Since then he dealt with different aspects of multi-walled carbon nanotubes:
• Optimization of carbon nanotube synthesis with machine learning
• Development of new reactors for carbon nanotube synthesis
• Covalent and non-covalent functionalization of carbon nanotube surface
• In situ one-step production of carbon nanotube aerogels
• Investigation on the formation of the active component of the catalyst for nanotube growth (thesis)
• The synthesis and the processing of polymer composites and suspensions based on nanotubes

His qualification has been repeatedly confirmed by awards and scholarships from European Federation of Catalysis Societies, British Petroleum, Schlumberger, Baker Hughes etc.


Novosibirsk State University
• seminars on the «Chemical Kinetics»(2014-2018)
• lectures on «Kinetics of Heterogeneous Catalytic Reactions» (2016-2017)
• lectures on «Physical chemistry of Heterogeneous catalysis» (2017)
• MOOC “Physical Chemistry”

•  Carbon Nanomaterials (Lecture on “Mechanism of nanocarbon formation”; 2017 –  2020)
•  Aerosol Science and Technology (Co-instructror; 2018-2020)

Supervisor: Albert Nasibulin

  • Synthesis of single-walled carbon nanotubes and graphene with tailored characteristics by chemical vapor deposition method
  • Thin films of nanocarbons
  • Suspensions of nanocarbons
  • Nanocarbons of controlled chirality distribution


  1. I.N. Mazov, V.L. Kuznetsov, D.V. Krasnikov, N.A. Rudina, A.I. Romanenko, O.B. Anikeeva, V.I. Suslyaev, E.Yu. Korovin, V.A. Zhuravlev., Structure and properties of multiwall carbon nanotubes/polystyrene composites prepared via coagulation precipitation technique, Journal of Nanotechnology, vol. 2011, Article ID 648324, 7 pages, 2011. doi:10.1155/2011/648324
  2. I.Mazov, D. Krasnikov, A. Stadnichenko, V. Kuznetsov, A. Romanenko, O. Anikeeva, E. Tkachev, Direct vapor-phase bromination of multiwall carbon nanotubes, Journal of Nanotechnology, Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 954084, 5 pages, doi:10.1155/2012/954084
  3. Vladimir L. Kuznetsov, Dmitry V. Krasnikov, Alexander N. Shmakov and Karina V. Elumeeva, In situ and ex situ time resolved study of multi-component Fe-Co oxide catalyst activation during MWNTs synthesis, Physica Status Solidi B 249, No. 12, 2390–2394 (2012)
  4.  D. V. Krasnikov,A. N. Shmakov, V. L. Kuznetsov, , K. V. Elumeeva and A. V. Ishchenko “Investigation of Fe-Co catalyst active component during multi-walled carbon nanotube synthesis by means of synchrotron radiation X-ray diffraction” Bulletin of the Russian Academy of Sciences: Physics, 2013, Vol. 77, No. 2, pp. 155–158)
  5. Jan Macutkevic, Polina Kuzhir, Alesya Paddubskaya, Mikhail Shuba, Juras Banys, Sergey Maksimenko, Vladimir L. Kuznetsov, Ilya N. Mazov, Dmitriy V. Krasnikov “Influence of carbon-nanotube diameters on composite dielectric properties”, Phys. Status Solidi A, V. 210, 2013,I. 11, P. 2491-2498
  6. O. S. Rabinovich, V. A. Borodulya, A. N. Blinova, V. L. Kuznetsov, A. I. Delidovich, D. V. Krasnikov “Simulation of transient processes of the catalytic synthesis of carbon nanotubes in a fluidized bed” , Theoretical Foundations of Chemical Engineering, 2014, Volume 48, Issue 1, pp 1-12 )
  7. Macutkevic, Jan; Paddubskaya, Alesia; Kuzhir, Polina; Banys, Juras; Maksimenko, Sergey; Kuznetsov, Vladimir L.; Mazov, Ilya N.; Krasnikov, Dmitrij V. “Dielectric Properties of Polymer Composites with Carbon Nanotubes of Different Diameters”, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Volume 14, 7, 2014, pp. 5430-5434(5)
  8. V.I. Suslyaev, V.L. Kuznetsov, S.I. Moseenkov, E.Yu. Korovin, D.V. Krasnikov “Research of Electromagnetic Properties of Composite Materials on the Basis of MWNTs in Microwave Range” Advanced Materials Research, V.10, 2014, pp. 142-147
  9. Vladimir L. Kuznetsov, Sophia N. Bokova-Sirosh, Sergey I. Moseenkov, Arcady V. Ishchenko, Dmitry V. Krasnikov, Mariya A. Kazakova, Anatoly I. Romanenko, Eugeniy N.Tkachev and Elena D. Obraztsova, “Raman spectra for characterization of defective CVD multi-walled carbon nanotubes”, Physica Status Solidi B, (2014) 251: 2444–2450. doi: 10.1002/pssb.201451195
  10. M. A. Kazakova, V. L. Kuznetsov, N.V. Semikolenova, S. I. Moseenkov, D. V. Krasnikov, M.A. Matsko, A.V. Ishchenko, V.A. Zakharov, A. I. Romanenko, O.B. Anikeeva, E. N. Tkachev, V.I. Suslyaev, V.A. Zhuravlev, K.V. Dorozkin, “Comparative study of multiwalled carbon nanotube/polyethylene composites produced via different techniques”, Physica Status Solidi B, (2014) Phys. Status Solidi B, 251: 2437–2443. doi: 10.1002/pssb.201451194
  11. Golokhvast, K. S., Kuznetsov, V. L., Chaika, V. V., Asadcheva, A. N., Razgonova, S. A., Krasnikov, D. V. «Experimental simulation of man-made disasters when multi-walled carbon nanotubes get into liquid mediums», Der Pharma Chemica, 2015, 7(2):132-137
  12. Vladimir L. Kuznetsov, Valentin I. Suslyaev, Igor O. Dorofeev, Mariya A. Kazakova, Sergei I. Moseenkov, Tatyana E. Smirnova and Dmitry V. Krasnikov «Investigation of electromagnetic properties of MWCNT aerogels produced via catalytic ethylene decomposition» Physica Status Solidi B, (2015), 252, № 11, pages 2519–2523, doi 10.1002/pssb.201552254
  13. I. Kranauskaite, J. Macutkevic, J. Banys, V. L. Kuznetsov, S. I. Moseenkov , N. A. Rudyna, D. V. Krasnikov «Length‐dependent broadband electric properties of PMMA composites filled with carbon nanotubes» Physica Status Solidi A, (2016), 213, No. 4, 1025–1033
  14. T.I. Vitkina, V.I. Yankova, T.A. Gvozdenko, V.L. Kuznetsov, D.V. Krasnikov, A.V. Nazarenko, V.V. Chaika, S.V. Smagin, A. Tsatsakis, A.B. Engin, S.P. Karakitsios, D.A. Sarigiannis, K.S. Golokhvast «The impact of multi-walled carbon nanotubes with different amount of metallic impurities on immunometabolic parameters in healthy volunteers» Food and Chemical Toxicology, . – 2016. – V. 87. – P. 138-147.
  15. Sofya N. Bokova-Sirosh; Vladimir L. Kuznetsov; Anatoly I. Romanenko; Mariya A. Kazakova; Dmitry V. Krasnikov; Evgeniy N. Tkachev; Yury I. Yuzyuk; Elena D. Obraztsova, “Investigation of defectiveness of multiwalled carbon nanotubes produced with Fe-Co catalysts of different composition,” J. Nanophoton. 10(1), 012526 (2016)
  16. D.V. Krasnikov, V.L. Kuznetsov, A.N. Shmakov, A.V. Ishchenko, “Towards the optimization of carbon nanotube properties via in situ and ex situ studies of the growth mechanism”, Journal of Structural Chemistry, V. 57, 7, 1436-1443 (2016))
  17. S.I. Moseenkov, D.V. Krasnikov, M.A. Kazakova, V.L. Kuznetsov, A. N. Serkova, Russian Journal Of Applied Chemistry, 2017. V. 89. N 12. P. 1969–1977)
  18. In Russian: Виткина Т.И., Янькова В.И., Гвозденко Т.А., Кузнецов В.Л., Красников Д.В., Сидлецкая К.А., Чайка В.В., Голохваст К.С. «Механизм патологического действия многослойных углеродных нанотрубок с различным уровнем металлических примесей», Сибирский научный медицинский журнал, 2, 2017, с. 5-11
  19. Oscar Rabinovich, Alla Tsytsenka (Blinova), Vladimir Kuznetsov, Sergei Moseenkov, and Dmitry Krasnikov “A model for catalytic synthesis of carbon nanotubes in a fluidized-bed reactor: effect of reaction heat”, Chemical Engineering Journal, 2017, V. 329, 1, pp. 305-311,
  20. Galina Kovalenko; Larisa Perminova; Dmitry Krasnikov; Vladimir Kuznetsov “Macroporous carbon aerogel as a novel adsorbent for immobilized enzymes and a support for the lipase-active heterogeneous biocatalysts for conversion of triglycerides and fatty acids” Journal of Porous Materials (2017)
  21. Dmitry V. Krasnikov, Igor O. Dorofeev, Tatyana E. Smirnova, Valentin I. Suslyaev, Mariya A. Kazakova, Sergey I. Moseenkov, and Vladimir L. Kuznetsov “Electromagnetic interaction between spherical aerogels of the multi-walled carbon nanotubes”, Phys. Status Solidi B 2018, 255, 1700256
  22. M.A. Kazakova, V.L. Kuznetsov, S.N. Bokova-Sirosh, D.V. Krasnikov, G.V. Golubtsov, A.I. Romanenko, I.P. Prosvirin, A.V. Ishchenko, A.S. Orekhov, A.L. Chuvilin, E.D. Obraztsova “Fe-Mo and Co-Mo Catalysts with Varying Composition for Multi-walled Carbon Nanotubes growth”, Phys. Status Solidi B 2018, 255, 1700260
  23. Sergey I. Moseenkov, Dmitry V. Krasnikov, Valentin I. Suslyaev, Evgeniy Yu. Korovin, Kiril V. Dorozhkin, and Vladimir L. Kuznetsov “Influence of the carbon nanotube distribution type within polymer on electromagnetic properties of the composite”, Phys. Status Solidi B 2018, 255, 1700257
  24. Dmitry V. Krasnikov, Sofya N. Bokova-Sirosh, Ts. Tsog-Ochir, Anatoly I. Romanenko, Elena D. Obraztsova, V.A. Volodin, and Vladimir L. Kuznetsov “Influence of the growth temperature on the defective structure of the multi-walled carbon nanotubes”, Physica Status Solidi B, 2018, 255, 1700255
  25. Andrey S. Andreev, Dmitry V. Krasnikov, Vladimir I. Zaikovskii, Svetlana V. Cherepanova, Mariya A. Kazakova, Olga B. Lapina, Vladimir L. Kuznetsov “Internal field 59Co NMR study of cobalt-iron nanoparticles during the activation of CoFe2/CaO catalyst for carbon nanotube synthesis” Journal of Catalysis (2018), V. 358, Pages 62–70
  26. Dmitry V. Krasnikov, Vladimir L. Kuznetsov, Anatoly I. Romanenko, Alexander N. Shmakov “Side reaction in catalytic CVD growth of carbon nanotubes: Surface pyrolysis of a hydrocarbon precursor with the formation of lateral carbon deposits” Carbon 139 (2018) pp. 105-117
  27. E. N. Gribov., A. N. Kuznetsov, V. A. Golovin, D. V. Krasnikov, V. L. Kuznetsov “Effect of modification of multi-walled carbon nanotubes with nitrogen-containing polymers on the electrochemical performance of Pt/CNT catalysts in PEMFC” Materials for Renewable and Sustainable Energy (2019) 8: 7.
  28. Dmitry V. Krasnikov, Boris Yu. Zabelich, Vsevolod Ya. Iakovlev, Alexey P. Tsapenko, Stepan A. Romanov, Alena A. Alekseeva, Artem K. Grebenko, and Albert G. Nasibulin “A spark discharge generator for scalable aerosol CVD synthesis of single-walled carbon nanotubes with tailored characteristics” Chemical Engineering Journal, (2019), 372, 462–470
  29. Vsevolod Ya. Iakovlev, Dmitry V. Krasnikov, Eldar M. Khabushev, Julia V. Kolodiazhnaia, Albert G. Nasibulin “Artificial neural network for controlled synthesis of single-walled carbon nanotubes by aerosol CVD method” Carbon (2019), V. 153, 100-103,
  30. Alexey P. Tsapenko, Stepan A. Romanov, Daria A. Satco, Dmitry V. Krasnikov, Pramod M. Rajanna, Mati Danilson, Olga Volobujeva, Anton S. Anisimov, Anastasia E. Goldt, Albert G. Nasibulin “Aerosol-assisted fine-tuning of optoelectrical properties of SWCNT films” the Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters (2019),
  31. Eldar M. Khabushev, Dmitry V. Krasnikov, Orisia T. Zaremba, Alexey P. Tsapenko, Anastasia E. Goldt, and Albert G. Nasibulin “Machine learning for tailoring optoelectronic properties of single-walled carbon nanotube films” the Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 2019, 10, 6962−6966, 10.1021/acs.jpclett.9b02777
  32. Vsevolod Ya. Iakovlev, Dmitry V. Krasnikov, Eldar M. Khabushev, Alena A. Alekseeva, Artem K. Grebenko, Alexey P. Tsapenko, Boris Yu. Zabelicha, Julia V. Kolodiazhnaia, and Albert G. Nasibulin “Fine-tuning of spark-discharge aerosol CVD reactor for single-walled carbon nanotube growth: the role of ex situ nucleation”, Chemical Engineering Journal, 2020, 383, 123073, 10.1016/j.cej.2019.123073
  33. Eldar M. Khabushev, Dmitry V. Krasnikov, Julia V. Kolodiazhnaia, Anton V. Bubis, and Albert G. Nasibulin “Structure-dependent performance of single-walled carbon nanotube films in transparent and conductive applications” Carbon, 2020, 161, 712-717, 10.1016/j.carbon.2020.01.068
  34. Vladimir Neplokh, Fedor M. Kochetkov Konstantin V. Deriabin, Vladimir V. Fedorov, Ivan S. Mukhin, Daniil A. Ilatovskii, Dmitry V. Krasnikov, Albert G. Nasibulin, Regina M. Islamova “Modified silicone rubbers for fabrication and contacting of flexible suspended membranes of n-/p-GaP nanowires with single-walled carbon nanotube transparent contact” Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 2020, 8, 3764-3772, 10.1039/c9tc06239d
  35. Daria S. Kopylova, Daria A. Satco, Eldar M. Khabushev, Anton V. Bubis, Dmitry V. Krasnikov, Tanja Kallio, Albert G. Nasibulin “Electrochemical enhancement of optoelectronic performance of transparent and conducting single-walled carbon nanotube films” Carbon, 2020, Volume 167, 15 October 2020, 244-24,8 10.1016/j.carbon.2020.05.103
  36. Stepan A. Romanov, Alena A. Alekseeva, Eldar M. Khabushev, Dmitry V. Krasnikov, and Albert G. Nasibulin “Rapid, efficient, and non-destructive purification of single-walled carbon nanotube films from metallic impurities by Joule heating” Carbon, 2020, 168, 193-200, 10.1016/j.carbon.2020.06.068

Novosibirsk State University (Novosibirsk, Russia), the chair of Catalysis and Adsorption, the Department of Natural Sciences (undergraduate student: 2007- 2012, aver. mark “5.0”; PhD student: 2012 – 2015)

Ph.D. in chemistry ” Investigation on the formation of the active component of the catalyst for the CNT growth” (2016)

  • Physical chemistry,
  • catalysis,
  • aerosol science,
  • nanotechnology,
  • composites,
  • carbon materials.

Zhores Alferov Scholarship for young scientists in physics and nanotechnology 2020
EdCrunch Award OOC “For the ability to clearly explain the most abstract ideas” 2018
Best oral presentation of IV Scientific Conference “Boreskov Readings” 2017
Ist award in the contest of scientific researches of Boreskov Institute of Catalysis 2015
Diplomas in the contest for young scientist researches of Boreskov Institute of Catalysis 2014, 2016
Winner of personal grant of Prokhorov fund 2013
Scholarship students of “British Petroleum” (2013, Schlumberger (2012) “Baker Hughes” (2011,2010)
Zamaraev stipend for PhD students of Boreskov Institute of Catalysis 2013
Winner of personal grant for innovative research (“U.M.N.I.C.” program of RF) 2013-2015
“EFCATs PhD student award” at XI and XII European congresses on catalysis 2013, 2015
Stipend of the President of Russia for PhD students providing innovative research 2012-2014
Diploma for best talk at workshop “Nanocarbons in electric and medical applications” 2012
Stipend of federal scholarship program of V. Potanin’s foundation 2012
2nd place Diploma of scientific works of all-Russian contest of students and PhD students 2012
Academicians G. K. Boreskov’s and K. I. Zamaraev’s Stipend 2010-2011
Diplomas Scientific Students’ Conference “Student and Scientific-Technological Advance” 2010-2012
V.A. Koptug stipend of the Municipality Novosibirsk 2009-2010
1st place Diploma in the I regional student Olympiad in the field of nanotechnology 2009
Stipend of Scientific Council of Department of Natural Sciences of the NSU 2008
3rd place Diploma all-Siberian school Olympiad in chemistry 2007