Sergey Dub was born in Scwerin, Germany, in 1954. He graduated with the M.A. degree from the Department of Physics, Kiev University, Ukraine, in 1977, specializing in materials science. In 1984, he received the Ph.D. degree from the Institute for Superhard Materials (ISM), Kiev, Ukraine. Presently, he works as a Senior Research Scientist. He is mainly interested in the studying mechanical behavior and mechanical properties of materials at the nanoscale using nanoindentation technique. His recent papers were devoted to studying the mechanical properties of nanocrystalline and nanocomposite protective coatings.
Biography Updated on 2 March 2011