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Prof. Vladimir Zharov
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Vladimir P. Zharov, is the director of the Arkansas Nanomedicine Center, Professor of Biomedical Engineering (BME) and Josephine T. McGill Chair in Cancer Research at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), the USA. He received his Ph.D. and D.Sc. degrees from Bauman Moscow State Technical University (BMSTU), completed a postdoctoral fellowship at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory of the University of California and served as the Chairman of the BME department at BMSTU. He is the author of 5 books, 55 patents, and more than 200 papers in the field of laser spectroscopy, biophotonics, and nanomedicine (10 in the Nature journals). He is a pioneer of high resolution photoacoustic spectroscopy, photoacoustic tweezers, pulse nanophotothermolysis of infections and cancer, in vivo flow cytometry, super-resolution photothermal microscopy, discovered ultrasharp plasmon resonances named Zharov Splitting, and first demonstrated biomedical application of spaser.

Dr. Zharov is the State Prize Winner in Russia, the most prestigious national award in Russia, and the first recipient of the U.S. Maiman Award named after the inventor of the first laser.

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