Sergey Khrapak was born in Moscow, Russia, in 1973. He received the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in physics from the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, Moscow, in 1996 and 1999, respectively. From 1996 to 2000, he was a Research Fellow with the High Energy Density Research Center, Institute for High Temperatures, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow. Since 2000, he has been with the theory (complex plasma) group of the Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik, Garching, Germany. He is the author of more than 125 scientific papers and has more than 70 contributions to international and national conferences. His scientific interests are mostly focused on the theoretical aspects of strongly interacting particle systems, phase transitions, properties of condensed phases, soft matter, and complex (dusty) plasmas.
Biography Updated on 1 August 2011