Ilia Solov'yov

  • Campusvej 55

    5230 Odense M

    Denmark

20022021
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Personal profile

Curriculum

Education
A.F. Ioffe Physical-Technical Institute, St. Petersburg, Russia
Candidate of Sciences in Theoretical Physics (equivalent to Ph.D.)
19 February 2009

J.W. Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Ph.D. in Physics with Honors (summa cum laude)
04 February 2008

St. Petersburg State Polytechnical University, St. Petersburg, Russia
Master of Sciences in Physics with Honors
July 2006

Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Diploma in Physics with Honors
November 2004

St. Petersburg State Polytechnical University St. Petersburg, Russia
Bachelor of Sciences in Physics with Honors
July 2004

Research Academic
University of Southern Denmark, Department of Physics, Odense, Denmark
Associate Professor, July 2014 - present

University of Southern Denmark, Department of Physics, Odense, Denmark
Assistant Professor, October 2013 - June 2014

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, USA
Beckman Postdoctoral Fellow, December 2010 - September 2013

A.F. Ioffe Physical-Technical Institute, St. Petersburg, Russia
Affiliated Research Fellow, 2010 - present

Johann-Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, 2008 - 2010

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, USA
Visiting scholar, one-month visits, 2006, 2008 - 2010

Johann-Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Graduate Researcher, 2005 - 2008

Honors, Awards and Grants

SDU e-Science Centre 2015
Ph.D. scholarship grant (1/3), Odense, Denmark
Co-applicant. PI: Himanshu Khandelia.

Danish e-Infrastructure Cooperation (DeIC) 2015
High performance computing grant

The Alfred Benzon Foundation 2015
Workshop organization grant, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Lundbeck Foundation Young Investigator Grant 2014
5 year individual research fellowship, Copenhagen, Denmark.

The Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE) 2014
Supercomputer time allocation grant, USA
Co-applicant. PI: David LeBard.

Winner of the Beckman conference challenge 2013
Co-applicant with Baoxing Xu.

Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation 2010 - 2013
Beckman institute postdoctoral fellowship, Urbana, USA.

Stiftung Polytechnische Gesellschaft 2008 - 2010
Research fellowship, Frankfurt am Main, Germany.

Frankfurter Foerderverein für physikalische Grundlagenforschung 2008
One of a kind award for interdisciplinary research, Frankfurt am Main, Germany.

Philipp Siedler-Wissenschaftspreis 2006
The best Diploma thesis award, Frankfurt am Main, Germany.

Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes 2003 - 2004
Educational foundation, fellowship, Germany

Soros foundation (ISSEP) award 2003 - 2004
Laureate of the Student of the Year 2003, 2003 contest, St. Petersburg, Russia

Research areas

Quantum and classical phenomena in biology and nanophysics including (i) sensory systems in Nature and laboratory; (ii) magnetoreception mechanisms in animals; (iii) vibrationally assisted olfaction; (iv) computational biology and photobiology; (v) ab initio transformations in biomolecules; (vi) self-assembly and stability of molecular systems on the nanoscale.
Theoretical and computational methods including (i) classical and quantum molecular dynamics; (ii) multiscale approach; (iii) Monte-Carlo based methods; (iv) free energy methods; (v) global optimization methods; (vi) linear scaling methods.

Research areas

  • Biophysics
  • Physics of complex systems
  • Quantum Mechanics
  • Molecular physics
  • Electromagnetism
  • Statistical physics
  • Theoretical chemistry
  • Molecular dynamics
  • Molecular modelling
  • Nanobioscience
  • Development of computer models
  • Functional nanomaterials
  • Nanoscience and nanotechnology
  • Self-assembling systems

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Cryptochromes Chemical Compounds
birds Physics & Astronomy
polypeptides Physics & Astronomy
Proteins Engineering & Materials Science
magnetic compasses Physics & Astronomy
proteins Physics & Astronomy
molecular dynamics Physics & Astronomy
Polypeptides Engineering & Materials Science

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Research Output 2002 2019

Applications of molecular modeling to flavoproteins: Insights and challenges

Sjulstok, E., Solov'yov, I. A. & Freddolino, P. L., 1. Jan 2019, Methods in Enzymology. Palfey, B. A. (ed.). Academic Press, p. 277-314 (Methods in Enzymology, Vol. 620).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

Flavoproteins
Molecular Dynamics Simulation
Research Personnel
Electrons
4,6-dinitro-o-cresol

Modeling MesoBioNano systems with MBN Studio made easy

Sushko, G. B., Solov'yov, I. A. & Solov'yov, A. V., May 2019, In : Journal of Molecular Graphics and Modelling. 88, p. 247-260

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Studios
plugs
graphical user interface
simulation
Graphical user interfaces
35 Downloads (Pure)

Towards predicting intracellular radiofrequency radiation effects

Nielsen, C., Hui, R., Lui, W-Y. & Solov'yov, I. A., 2019, In : PLOS ONE. 14, 3, p. e0213286

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Radiation effects
magnetic fields
Magnetic fields
Workflow
Reactive Oxygen Species
23 Downloads (Pure)

Absorption Spectra of FAD Embedded in Cryptochromes

Nielsen, C., Nørby, M. S., Kongsted, J. & Solov'Yov, I. A., 5. Jul 2018, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters. 9, 13, p. 3618-3623

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Cryptochromes
Flavin-Adenine Dinucleotide
birds
Birds
Absorption spectra
58 Downloads (Pure)

Activation of the DNA-repair mechanism through NBS1 and MRE11 diffusion

Friis, I. & Solov’yov, I. A., 1. Jul 2018, In : PloS Computational Biology. 14, 7, 16 p., e1006362.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
DNA repair
repair
Repair
Activation
DNA

Activities 2008 2014

  • 21 Peer review of manuscripts
  • 20 Talks and presentations in private or public companies
  • 3 Conference organisation or participation
  • 2 Editor of research journal

Studying cryptochrome photoactivation through computational microscope

Ilia Solov'yov (Lecturer)
9 Dec 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalks and presentations in private or public companies

From birds to molecules and beyond: the dawn of quantum biology

Ilia Solov'yov (Lecturer)
10 Oct 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalks and presentations in private or public companies

PLOS ONE (Journal)

Ilia Solov'yov (Editor)
1 Oct 20141 Oct 2017

Activity: Editorial work and peer reviewEditor of research journalResearch

Theoretical insights into cryptochrome magnetoreception

Ilia Solov'yov (Lecturer)
9 Sep 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalks and presentations in private or public companies

16th international congress on photobiology

Ilia Solov'yov (Participant)
8 Sep 201412 Sep 2014

Activity: Attending an eventConference organisation or participation

Projects 2015 2021

Press / Media

Er radiobølger skadelige?

Ilia Solov'yov

11/06/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Er kvantebiologi klar til at tage det næste ryk?

Ilia Solov'yov

01/02/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Med kompas i øjnene

Ilia Solov'yov

12/05/2018

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Med kompas i øjnene

Ilia Solov'yov

12/05/2018

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Med kompas i øjnene

Ilia Solov'yov

12/05/2018

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media