professor Artem R. Oganov

Skoltech, MIPT, NPU

Address: Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology,
Skolkovo Innovation Center
Moscow 121205, Russia.

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2007 Habilitation in Crystallography, ETH Zurich

2002 PhD in Crystallography, University College London

1997 Diploma in Crystallography, Moscow State University

Selected papers

  1. Dong X., Oganov A. R., Goncharov A. F., Stavrou E., Lobanov S., Saleh G., Qian G.R., Zhu Q., Gatti C., Deringer V. L., Dronskowski R., Zhou X.-F., Prakapenka V. B., Konôpková Z., Popov I. A., Boldyrev A. I., Wang H.-T. (2017).
    A stable compound of helium and sodium at high pressure.
    Nature Chemistry, 9, 440–445 (pdf-file)
  2. Lepeshkin S., Baturin V., Tikhonov E., Matsko N., Uspenskii Y., Naumova A., Feya O., Schoonen M.A., Oganov A.R. (2016).
    Super-oxidation of silicon nanoclusters: magnetism and reactive oxygen species at the surface.
    Nanoscale 8, 1816-1820 (pdf-file)
  3. Reilly A.M., Cooper R.I., ..., Oganov A.R., Groom C.R. et al. (2016).
    Report on the sixth blind test of organic crystal-structure prediction methods.
    Acta Cryst B, 72, 4, 439-459 (pdf-file)
  4. Niu H.Y., Oganov A.R., Chen X.Q., Li D.Z. (2015).
    Novel stable compounds in the Mg-Si-O system under exoplanet pressures.
    Sci. Rep. 5, 18347. (pdf-file)
  5. Mannix A. J., Zhou X.-F., Kiraly B., Wood J. D., Alducin D., Myers B. D., Liu X., Fisher B. L., Santiago U., Guest J. R., Yacaman M. J., Ponce A., Oganov A. R., Hersam M. C. and Guisinger N. P. (2015).
    Synthesis of borophenes: Anisotropic, two-dimensional boron polymorphs.
    Science 350, 1513-1516. (pdf-file)
  6. Wang Z.H., Zhou X.F., Zhang X., Zhu Q., Dong H.F., Zhao M., Oganov A.R. (2015).
    Phagraphene: A Low-Energy Graphene Allotrope Composed of 5–6–7 Carbon Rings with Distorted Dirac Cones.
    Nano Letters 15, 6182-6186. (pdf-file)
  7. Li Y.L., Wang S.N., Oganov A. R., Gou H., Smith J.S., Strobel T.A. (2015).
    Investigation of exotic stable calcium carbides using theory and experiment.
    Nature Communications 6, 6974. (pdf-file)
  8. Zhou, X.F., Oganov, A. R., Shao, X., Zhu, Q., and Wang, H.T. (2014).
    Unexpected reconstruction of the α-boron (111) surface.
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 113 , 176101. (pdf-file)
  9. Wang, Q., Oganov, A. R., Zhu, Q., & Zhou, X.-F. (2014).
    New reconstructions of the (110) surface of rutile TiO2 predicted by an evolutionary method.
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 113 , 266101. (pdf-file)
  10. Sharma, V., Wang, C., Lorenzini, R. G., Ma, R., Zhu, Q., Sinkovits, D. W., Pilania, G., Oganov, A. R., Kumar, S., Sotzing, G. A., Boggs S.A., Ramprasad R. (2014).
    Rational design of all organic polymer dielectrics.
    Nat. Commun. 5 , art. 4845. (pdf-file)
  11. Zhou X.F., Dong X., Oganov A.R., Zhu Q., Tian Y. and Wang H.T. (2014).
    Semimetallic two-dimensional boron allotrope with massless Dirac fermions
    Phys. Rev. Lett.112, 085502. (pdf-file)
  12. Zhang W.W., Oganov A.R., Goncharov A.F., Zhu Q., Boulfelfel S.E., Lyakhov A.O., Stavrou E., Somayazulu M., Prakapenka V.B., Konopkova Z. (2013).
    Unexpected stoichiometries of stable sodium chlorides.
    Science 342, 1502-1505. (pdf-file)
  13. Zhu Q., Oganov A.R., Lyakhov A.O. (2013).
    Novel stable compounds in the Mg-O system under high pressure.
    Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 15, 7696-7700. (pdf-file)
  14. Zhou X.-F., Oganov A.R., Qian G.R., Zhu Q. (2012).
    First-principles determination of the structure of magnesium borohydride.
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 245503. (pdf-file)
  15. Boulfelfel S.E., Oganov A.R., Leoni S. (2012).
    Understanding the nature of "superhard graphite".
    Sci. Rep. 2, art. 471. (pdf-file)
  16. Zhu Q., Oganov A.R., Glass C.W., Stokes H.T. (2012).
    Constrained evolutionary algorithm for structure prediction of molecular crystals: methodology and applications
    Acta Cryst. B68, 215-226. (pdf-file)
  17. Zhu Q., Oganov A.R., Lyakhov A.O. (2012).
    Evolutionary metadynamics: a novel method to predict crystal structures.
    Cryst.Eng.Comm. 14, 3596-3601. (pdf-file)
  18. Oganov A.R., Lyakhov A.O., Valle M. (2011).
    How evolutionary crystal structure prediction works - and why.
    Acc. Chem. Res. 44, 227-237 (pdf-file)
  1. Wen X.D., Hand L., Labet V., Yang T., Hoffmann R., Ashcroft N.W., Oganov A.R., Lyakhov A.O. (2011).
    Graphane sheets and crystals under pressure.
    Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 108, 6833-6837 (Supporting Online Materials). (pdf-file)
  2. Oganov A.R., Ma Y.M., Xu Y., Errea I., Bergara A., Lyakhov A.O. (2010).
    Exotic behavior and crystal structures of calcium under pressure.
    Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci.107, 7646-7651. (pdf-file)
  3. Gao G., Oganov A.R., Li Z., Li P., Wang H., Cui T., Ma Y., Bergara A., Lyakhov A.O., Iitaka T., Zou G. (2010).
    High-pressure crystal structures and superconductivity of Stannane (SH4)
    Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 107, 1317-1320 (pdf-file)
  4. Zurek E., Hoffmann R., Ashcroft N.W., Oganov A.R., Lyakhov A.O. (2009).
    A little bit of lithium does a lot for hydrogen.
    Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 106, 17640-17643. (pdf-file)
  5. Li Q., Ma Y., Oganov A.R., Wang H., Wang H., Xu Y., Cui T., Mao H.-K., Zou G. (2009).
    Superhard monoclinic polymorph of carbon.
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 175506. (pdf-file)
  6. Oganov A.R., Valle M. (2009).
    How to quantify energy landscapes of solids.
    J. Chem. Phys. 130, 104504. (pdf-file)
  7. Ma Y., Eremets M.I., Oganov A.R., Xie Y., Trojan I., Medvedev S., Lyakhov A.O., Valle M., Prakapenka V. (2009).
    Transparent dense sodium.
    Nature 458, 182-185.
    (Supporting Online Material) (pdf-file)
  8. Martinez-Canales M., Oganov A.R., Ma Y., Yan Y., Lyakhov A., Bergara A. (2009).
    Novel Structures and Superconductivity of Silane under Pressure.
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 087005. (pdf-file)
  9. Ma Y., Oganov A.R., Xie Y., Li Z., Kotakoski J. (2009).
    Novel high pressure structures of polymeric nitrogen.
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 065501. (pdf-file)
  10. Oganov A.R., Chen J., Gatti C., Ma Y.-Z., Ma Y.-M., Glass C.W., Liu Z., Yu T., Kurakevych O.O., Solozhenko V.L. (2009).
    Ionic high-pressure form of elemental boron.
    Nature 457, 863-867. (Supporting Online Material) (pdf-file)
  11. Oganov A.R., Glass C.W. (2006).
    Crystal structure prediction using ab initio evolutionary techniques: principles and applications.
    J. Chem. Phys. 124, art. 244704 (pdf-file)
  12. Martonák R., Donadio D., Oganov A.R., Parrinello M. (2006).
    Crystal structure transformations in SiO2 from classical and ab initio metadynamics.
    Nature Materials 5, 623-626 (pdf-file)
  13. Oganov A.R., Glass C.W., Ono S. (2006).
    High-pressure phases of CaCO3: crystal structure prediction and experiment.
    Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 241, 95-103 (pdf-file)
  14. Oganov A.R., Martonák R., Laio A., Raiteri P., Parrinello M. (2005).
    Anisotropy of Earth’s D” layer and stacking faults in the MgSiO3 post-perovskite phase.
    Nature 438, 1142-1144 (pdf-file)
  15. Oganov A.R., Ono S. (2005).
    The high pressure phase of alumina and implications for Earth’s D” layer.
    Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 102, 10828-10831 (pdf-file)
  16. Oganov A.R. & Ono S. (2004).
    Theoretical and experimental evidence for a post-perovskite phase of MgSiO3 in Earth's D" layer.
    Nature 430, 445-448. (pdf-file)
  17. Oganov A.R., Brodholt J.P., Price G.D. (2001).
    The elastic constants of MgSiO3 perovskite at pressures and temperatures of the Earth's mantle.
    Nature 411, 934-937. (pdf-file)