Semen Shikin

Lab Operation Staff

​Senior Technical Specialist

Research Interest

  • ​Scanning Probe Microscopy: Atomic Force Microscopy, Scanning Tunneling Microscopy, Scanning Near Field Microscopy.
  • Raman Scattering Confocal Microscopy. SPM + Raman Microscopy, TERS.
  • Thin film investigation.


M.Sc., Physic Engineering, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, Russia, 1990.

Professional Profile

  • 2017 - now: Senior Technical Specialist, KAUST Solar Center
  • 1993 - 2017: Senior Field Engineer, Researcher, NT-MDT Co. Moscow, Russia
  • 1990 - 1993: Researcher, Research Institute of Physical Problems, Zelenograd, Moscow, Russia

KAUST Affiliations

  • KAUST Solar Center (KSC)
  • Division of Physical Science and Engineering (PSE)

Research Interests Keywords

Scanning probe microscopy Raman Scattering