Dr. Sergey N. Yarmolenko
Sergey N. Yarmolenko
Senior Research Scientist

Center for Advanced Materials and Smart Structures
North Carolina A&T State University
1601 E. Market St.
IRC Bldng., Suite 242
Greensboro, NC 27411

Location: IRC Bldg., Room 121
Telephone: (336) 285-3225
Fax: (336) 256-1153

MS - Kharkov University, Ukraine; Ph.D. - Institute of Organic Chemistry, Ukrainian Academy of Sciences
Research interests:
Advanced Materials Research
  • Mechanical properties of thin films, nanocomposites and nanolaminates
  • Materials for energy applications
  • Functionally gradient and protective coatings
  • Properties and performance of high temperature ceramics and composites
  • Carbon nanotube array growth on catalytic surfaces
  • Phase transformations in ceramics
  • TEM, SEM, AFM, nanoindentation and XRD analysis in materials research
  • Advanced image analysis

Materials Processing and Testing

  • High temperature testing of ceramics, ceramic-ceramic composites and single fibers
  • Fracture toughness of thin films
  • Micro- and nanoindentation
  • Ceramic processing
  • Pulsed laser deposition