SURNAME Astakhov                    
Date of birth: 19.01.1948                          


  • 1973 – Engineer Degree, Moscow Institute of Steel and Alloys, Physical Chemistry Department
  • 1980 – Ph.D. in Chemistry (Degree of Candidate of Chemical Sciences), Moscow StateUniversity
  • 1991 –  Doctor of Science in Chemistry, Moscow Institute of Steel and Alloys.


  • 1973 – 1983 Assistant Lecturer, Department of Physical Chemistry, MISIS
  • 1983 – 1992 Associated Professor, Department of Physical Chemistry, MISIS
  • 1992 – present  Professor, Department of Physical Chemistry, MISIS
  • 2000 – present  Head of the Department of Physical Chemistry
  • 2003 – present  Head of Informational Analytical Center “Nanomaterials and Nanotechnologies” of Department of Science and Industrial Politics of Moscow Government.
  • 2003 Chairman of Methodic Commission on specialty (major) 200602 «Nanomaterials».

Area of Scientific Interests

Solid state physics, physicochemical properties of fine ferromagnetic and ferroelectric particles and their interaction with electro-magnetic radiation, physical chemistry of surfaces and nanocrystalline state: methods of fine particles synthesis, physic-chemical properties and phase transitions of fine particles, investigation of processes with participant of fine particles.

124 articles in scientific issues, 58 presentations on the Conferences including 37 International Conferences

Selected publications:

  • M.V. Astahov, Muratov V.A. Ni-fine particles adsorptive cata-litic mechanism Wear. N 476,1994. s.61-65
  • M.V. Astahov, Muratov V.A., Frantsuzov A.A Natural friquencies of vibration of fine particles and interaction of the particles with electromagnetic radiation. J. Phis. Condenc. Matterials 7 (1995) p. 4565-4571
  • М.В. Астахов, Физико-химические свойства индивидуальных наночастиц и их ансамблей. Изв. Вузов, Мат. Электр. Техники, 2 (2002) стр. 15-20.
  • M.V. Astahov, V.A. Tulin, M.V. Astahov, A.O. Rodin. Amorphous ferromagnetic microwire in the microwave cavity Ferromagnetic resonance and absorption. // Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 2003 pp. 258-259.
  • M.V. Astahov, G.S. Belanov, V.G. Vasil’chenko, A.O. Rodin, V.D. Samoilenko, A.S. Solov’ev Properties of Composite Scintillators Based on Severely Deformed Powder Fillers Instruments and Experimental Techniques, 2006, V.49, N5, pp. 645-650
  • M.V. Astahov, N.E. Kaputkina Shape transformation of pulse and absorption of electromagnetic radiation due to interaction with nanoparticle materials, to be published Journal of Scanning Probe Microscopy, SPM