Silaev Aleksandr Andreevich

 
PhD in Physics and Mathematics
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Scope of professional interests

Nonlinear-optical effects in the process of interaction of laser radiation with matter; numerical simulation of phisical phenomena.

Education

2009: graduated from Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod (faculty: Advanced School of General and Applied Physics; Master in physics). 2009—2012: postgraduate study at IAP RAS (specialty: 01.04.08 — «plasma physics»). 2013: Ph.D. degree in physics and mathematics; the Ph.D. thesis: «Excitation of polarization currents during gas ionization with few-cycle laser pulses» (specialities: 01.04.08 — «plasma physics» and 01.04.21 — «laser physics»; supervisor: N. V. Vvedenskii).

Professional Employment

2007—present — senior laboratory assistant, junior research scientist, research scientist, senior research scientist in Department of Plasma Physics, IAP RAS.

Awards, prizes, grants
  • Medal of the Russian Academy of Sciences with a prize for young scientists (2019).
  • Stipend of the Dynasty Foundation for students and postgraduates (2009-2012).
  • Presidential stipend for young scientists and postgraduates (2012—2014, 2015—2017).
  • Grant of the Russian Foundation for Basic Research # 12-01-31270 "Development and implementation of quantum-mechanical approaches to modeling the processes of gas ionization, electron acceleration and generation of electron currents with intense femtosecond laser pulses"; (2012—2013).
  • Grant of the Russian Foundation for Basic Research # 16-32-60200 «Quantum calculations of electron currents excitation during ionization of atoms and molecules by two-color laser pulses (2016—2018).
Most important papers and results
  1. A.A. Silaev, N. V. Vvedenskii. Residual-current excitation in plasmas produced by few-cycle laser pulses // Physical Review Letters. 2009. Vol. 102. P. 115005.
  2. A.A. Silaev, N. V. Vvedenskii. Quantum-mechanical approach for calculating the residual quasi-dc current in a plasma produced by a few-cycle laser pulse // Physica Scripta. 2009. Vol. т. 135. P. 014024.
  3. A.A. Silaev, M. Yu. Ryabikin, and N. V. Vvedenskii. Strong-field phenomena caused by ultrashort laser pulses: Effective one- and two-dimensional quantum-mechanical descriptions // Physical Review A. 2010. Vol. 82. P. 033416.
  4. M.V. Frolov, N. L. Manakov, A. A. Silaev, and N. V. Vvedenskii. Analytic description of high-order harmonic generation by atoms in a two-color laser field // Physical Review A. 2010. Vol. 81. P. 063407.
  5. M.V. Frolov, N. L. Manakov, A. A. Silaev, N. V. Vvedenskii, and A. F. Starace. High-order harmonic generation by atoms in a few-cycle laser pulse: Carrier-envelope phase and many-electron effects // Physical Review A. 2011. Vol. 83. P. 021405(R).
  6. M.V. Frolov, N. L. Manakov, A. M. Popov, O. V. Tikhonova, E. A. Volkova, A. A. Silaev, N. V. Vvedenskii, and A. F. Starace. Analytic theory of high-order-harmonic generation by an intense few-cycle laser pulse // Physical Review A. 2012. Vol. 85. P. 033416.
  7. N.V. Vvedenskii, A. I. Korytin, V. A. Kostin, A. A. Murzanev, A. A. Silaev, and A. N. Stepanov. Two-color laser-plasma generation of terahertz radiation using a frequency-tunable half harmonic of a femtosecond pulse // Physical Review Letters. 2014. Vol. 112. P. 055004.
  8. A.A. Silaev, N. V. Vvedenskii. Analytical description of generation of the residual current density in the plasma produced by a few-cycle laser pulse // Physics of Plasmas. 2015. Vol. 22. P. 053103.
  9. A.A. Silaev, O. V. Meshkov, M. Y. Emelin, N. V. Vvedenskii, and M. Y. Ryabikin. Control of the photoelectron dynamics for the effective conversion of short-pulse, frequency-modulated optical radiation into X-ray radiation // Quantum Electronics. 2015. Vol. 45. P. 393–400.
  10. V.A. Kostin, I. D. Laryushin, A. A. Silaev, N. V. Vvedenskii. Ionization-Induced Multiwave Mixing: Terahertz Generation with Two-Color Laser Pulses of Various Frequency Ratios // Physical Review Letters. 2016. Vol. 117. P. 035003.
  11. M.V. Frolov, T. S. Sarantseva, N. L. Manakov, K. D. Fulfer, B. P. Wilson, J. Troß, X. Ren, Erwin D. Poliakoff, A. A. Silaev, N. V. Vvedenskii, Anthony F. Starace, and C. A. Trallero-Herrero. Atomic photoionization experiment by harmonic-generation spectroscopy // Physical Review A. 2016. Vol. 93. P. 031403(R).
  12. M.V. Frolov, N. L. Manakov, T. S. Sarantseva, A. A. Silaev, N. V. Vvedenskii, and A. F. Starace. Control of threshold enhancements in harmonic generation by atoms in a two-color laser field with orthogonal polarizations // Physical Review A. 2016. Vol. 93. P. 023430.
  13. N.V. Vvedenskii, A.N. Zheltukhin, A.A. Silaev, D.V. Knyazeva, N.L. Manakov, A.V. Flegel, M.V. Frolov. Suppression of the contribution of short trajectories into above-threshold ionisation spectra by a two-colour laser field // Quantum Electronics. 2016. Vol. 46. P. 361–365.
  14. T.S. Sarantseva, A. A. Silaev, and N. L. Manakov. High-order-harmonic generation in an elliptically polarized laser field: analytic form of the electron wave packet // J. Phys. B: At. Mol. Opt. Phys. 2017. Vol. 50. P. 074002.
  15. A.A. Silaev, A. A. Romanov, and N. V. Vvedenskii. Multi-hump potentials for efficient wave absorption in the numerical solution of the time-dependent Schrödinger equation // J. Phys. B: At. Mol. Opt. Phys. 2018. Vol. 51. P. 065005.
  16. A.A. Silaev, V. A. Kostin, I. D. Laryushin, and N. V. Vvedenskii. Ionization Mechanism of the Generation of Tunable Ultrashort Pulses in the Mid-Infrared Range // JETP Letters. 2018. т. 107. P. 151–156.
  17. M.V. Frolov, N. L. Manakov, A. A. Minina, N. V. Vvedenskii, A. A. Silaev, M. Yu. Ivanov, and A. F. Starace. Control of Harmonic Generation by the Time Delay Between Two-Color, Bicircular Few-Cycle Mid-IR Laser Pulses // Physical Review Letters. 2018. Vol. 120. P. 263203.
  18. T.S. Sarantseva, M. V. Frolov, N. L. Manakov, A. A. Silaev, N. V. Vvedenskii, and A. F. Starace. XUV-assisted high-order-harmonic-generation spectroscopy // Physical Review A. 2018. Vol. 98. P. 063433.
  19. M.V. Frolov, N.L. Manakov, A.A. Minina, A.A. Silaev, N.V. Vvedenskii, M.Y. Ivanov, and A. F. Starace. Analytic description of high-order harmonic generation in the adiabatic limit with application to an initial state in an intense bicircular laser pulse // Physical Review A. 2019. Vol. 99. P. 053403.
  20. T.S. Sarantseva, M.V. Frolov, N.L. Manakov, A.A. Silaev, A.A. Romanov, N.V. Vvedenskii, A.F. Starace. Attosecond-pulse metrology based on high-order harmonic generation // Physical Review A. 2020. Vol. 101. P. 013402.
  21. A.A. Romanov, A.A. Silaev, M.V. Frolov, N.V. Vvedenskii. Influence of the polarization of a multielectron atom in a strong laser field on high-order harmonic generation // Physical Review A. 2020. Vol. 101. P. 013435.