Nano-Meta Technologies - Our Team
Ernesto Marinero CEO Physicist, inventor and entrepreneur. World expert on nano materials synthesis with extensive academic and industrial research track record in Europe and the USA. Expertise portfolio includes magnetism, semiconductors, laser physics and laser-materials interactions as well as nanoscale sensor device physics and fabrication. Outcome of his industrial research work has been implemented in information storage products.
Vladimir Shalaev Co-Founder & Scientific Director A World-leading expert in the area of metamaterials. Received several major awards for his research, including the 2012 UNESCO Medal for the development of nanosciences and nanotechnologies, the 2010 Max Born Award of the Optical Society of America, and the 2012 Willis E. Lamb Award for Laser Science and Quantum Optics. A Fellow of the IEEE, APS, SPIE, and OSA.
Serguei Kouzmine Member of the Board of DirectorsPh.D. in nuclear physics. Degree in Business Administration from the University of Chicago Business School; member of the Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society. Over 20 years of entrepreneurial experience. As CEO of Ritzio Entertainment Group led the company from $40 million in revenues in 2002 to $1.25 billion in 2006.
Serguei Beloussov Member of the Board of DirectorsDr. S. Beloussov is a successful self-made entrepreneur and business executive with an outstanding 18-year track record in building, growing and leading high-performing, multi-national high tech companies. Over the last two decades he had founded and led three technology companies that became market leaders in their respective industries and attained annual revenues in excess of US$100 million.
Alexandra Boltasseva Co-Founder and Scientific Advisor Leads a research team developing new low-loss, tunable, semiconductor-compatible metamaterial devices for applications in on-chip optics and optoelectronics, information processing, data storage, nanoscale light manipulation, sensing, imaging, and energy conversion. Recipient of 2013 MRS Outstanding Young Investigator Award.
Alexander Kildishev VP for Research A World-class expert in the area of computer modeling of nanoplasmonic devices and optical metamaterials; develops simulation strategies, methods, and software tools for applied electromagnetics and multiphysics simulations.
Urcan Guler Chief Scientist Extensive research in plasmonic nanostructures. Experience in clean-room nanofabrication, optical instrumentation, electron microscopy and multiphysics simulations. Referee for Optics Express, Optics Letters, Applied Optics and Applied Physics B.
Vladimir Yakhnin Application Analyst, IT Expert A computational physicist: the areas of expertise - interaction of laser radiation with matter, dynamics of thermally driven systems; Certified Web Developer specializing in Web promoting of science- and technology-oriented content.