Alexander Shevchenko 


Senior Research Scientist


Candidate of Chemical Sciences (PhD)1, Samara State University, 1997. Candidate’s thesis: “Applying Voronoi-Dirichlet polyhedra to the analysis of crystal structures”


Diploma in Chemistry, Samara State University, 1991.

Research interests

Theoretical crystal chemistry and materials science, topology of crystal structures, complex compounds of Cu and Zn, MOFs, Voronoi-Dirichlet polyhedra, expert systems, databases, big data.



Scopus: 7201467954
ResearcherID: D-4487-2016

Awards, honours and grants

First prize of the publishing house “Nauka/Interperiodica”, 1998

Gold medal for young researchers of the Russian Academy of Sciences, 1999

1 Candidate of Sciences. According to the International Standard Classification of Education (ISCED) 2011, Candidate of Sciences belongs to ISCED level 8 - "doctoral or equivalent", together with PhD, DPhil, D.Lit, D.Sc, LL.D, Doctorate or similar. Candidate of Sciences allows its holders to reach the level of the Associate Professor.