CURRENT POSITION
Associate Professor: 
Faculty of Physics and Math, University of Latvia,
8 Zellu street, Riga LV1002, Latvia.
room 601, phone +37167033742, fax +37167033751

Online contact info: 
slava@latnet.lv,

PERSONAL DETAILS

Born on March 16, 1978, in Riga, Latvia, citizen of Latvia
 Married to Sanita Kashcheyeva, two children (born 2004 and 2006)
EDUCATION
 (20022006) Doctor of Philosophy (physics), Tel
Aviv University, Israel
Thesis "Quantum pumping in mesoscopic systems", advisors Prof. A. Aharony and Prof. O. EntinWohlman
 (20002002) Master of natural sciences
in physics with distinctions, University of
Latvia (diploma)
 (2001) Completed "Graduate
course on the physics of random systems", University of Oslo, Norway
(certificate)
 (19962000) Bachelor of natural sciences
in physics with distinctions, University of Latvia (list
of grades, diploma)
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

(12.2007to date) Associate Professor at the Faculty of Physics and Math, University of Latvia,
8 Zellu street, Riga LV1002, Latvia. (Lecturer prior to 03.2013)

(2009to date)
Leading researcher at the Faculty of Computing, University of Latvia,
19 Raina blvd., Riga LV1586, Latvia.
 (19992011) Leading researcher at the Laboratory of Theoretical Physics and Computer Simulations, Institute for Solid State Physics, University of Latvia, 8 Kengaraga street, Riga LV1063, Latvia, http://www.cfi.lu.lv/teor/. (Engineer prior to 01.2006, research assistant prior to 03.2007, researcher prior to 10.2009)
 (18.05.200911.07.2009) Visiting Scholar at University of California at Berkeley Physics Department, the Budker group.
 (29.10.200724.11.2007) Visiting Scientist at
PhysikalischTechnische Bundesanstalt (PTB), Dept. of Semiconductor Physics and Magnetism 2.53, Bundesallee 100, Braunschweig D38116, Germany.
 (10.200609.2007) Postdoctoral Fellow at BenGurion University of the Negev, Dept. of Physics,
BeerSheva 84105, Israel.
 (20022006) Graduate research student
at School of Physics and Astronomy, Faculty of Exact Sciences,
Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel.
 (19962002) Programming instructor at the
Youth Computer courses "Progmeistars",
6 Pulkvezha Briezha str, Riga LV1010, Latvia, http://www.progmeistars.lv/.
AWARDS
 (2008,2012)
Entry into Top 10 Achievements of the Science in Latvia in 2008 and
2012, an annual list compiled by the Latvian Academy of Sciences.
 (2012)
Latvia's Young Talent in Science and Medicine, national award by monthly magazine Santa.
 (2011)
Exact sciences teacher of the year, University of Latvia Students' annual award.
 (20102011)
Award for teaching of Latvian laureates of the International Physics Olympiad, The Cabinet of Minsters of the Republic of Latvia.
 (2008)
Best ecourse of the year award for the electronic course "Modern concepts of natural sciences", University of Latvia.
 (20032005)
Prize for excellence in research for graduate students, School of
Physics and Astronomy, Tel Aviv University.
 (2001)
Kristaps Morbergs scholarship for
distinguished students, University of Latvia.
 (2001)
Award of the Latvian Academy of
Sciences
for the research project "Study of oscillation synchronization mechanism
in spatially distributed Lotkatype stochastic system".
 (1996) Bronze medal at the 8th
International Olympiad in Informatics,
Veszprém, Hungary.
 (1996) Bronze medal at the 27th
International Physics Olympiad, Oslo, Norway.
SKILLS
 Fluency in Latvian, Russian and English languages.
 Advanced analytical and numerical computations (Mathematica/Numerical Recipies);
simulation software development (C/Java/Pascal);
basic system and network administration (Unix/Windows).
PUBLICATIONS
Publications registered in ISI Web of Science (SCI),
Google Scholar, Scopus, and ADS.
Full text for most of my publications can be found on arXiv.org.
 V. Kashcheyevs and V. N.
Kuzovkov, Global oscillation mechanism in the stochastic Lotka model,
Phys.
Rev. E 63, 061107 (2001).
 E. A. Kotomin, V. Kashcheyevs, V. N.
Kuzovkov, K. Schwartz, and C. Trautmann, Modeling of primary defect aggregation
in tracks of swift heavy ions in LiF,
Phys.
Rev. B 64, 144108 (2001).
 V. Kashcheyevs, E. A. Kotomin, and V. N.
Kuzovkov, Computer modelling of metal colloid formation in tracks of swift
heavy ions in ionic solids,
Radiat. Eff. Defects Solids 155,
145151 (2001).
 V. Kashcheyevs, E. A. Kotomin, and V. N.
Kuzovkov, Modeling of primary defect aggregation in tracks of
swift heavy ions in alkali halides,
Surface & Coatings Technology
158159C, 269272 (2002).
 V. N. Kuzovkov, W. von Niessen, V. Kashcheyevs, and
O. Hein, Exact analytic solution for the generalized Lyapunov
exponent of the twodimensional Anderson localization,
J. Phys.: Condens. Matter
14,
1377713797, (2002); condmat/0212036.
 O. EntinWohlman, A. Aharony, and V. Kashcheyevs,
Quantized
adiabatic quantum pumping due to interference,
J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. 72A,
77–82 (2003);
condmat/0208069.
 O. EntinWohlman, A. Aharony, and V. Kashcheyevs,
Adiabatic quantum pumping of coherent electrons,
Turk. J. Phys. 27,
371381 (2003);
condmat/0308408.
 V. N. Kuzovkov, V. Kashcheyevs, and W. von Niessen,
Reply to Comment on 'Exact analytic solution for the generalized Lyapunov
exponent of the twodimensional Anderson localization',
J. Phys.: Condens. Matter
16, 16831685 (2004);
condmat/0402468.
 V. Kashcheyevs, A. Aharony, and O. EntinWohlman,
Resonance approximation and charge loading and unloading in adiabatic quantum pumping,
Phys.
Rev. B 69, 195301 (2004);
condmat/0308382;
included in Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science &
Technology 9, issue 19, article 20 (May 17, 2004).
 V. Kashcheyevs, A. Aharony, and O. EntinWohlman,
Quantized charge pumping by surface acoustic waves in ballistic quasi1D channels,
Eur. Phys. J. B 39, 385 (2004);
condmat/0402590.
 V. Kashcheyevs, A. Aharony, and O. EntinWohlman,
Applicability of the equationsofmotion technique for
quantum dots,
Phys.
Rev. B 73, 125338 (2006);
condmat/0511656;
included in Virtual Journal of Nanoscale
Science & Technology
13,
issue 14, article 20 (April 10, 2006).
 V. Kashcheyevs, A. Schiller, A. Aharony, and O. EntinWohlman,
Unified description of phase lapses, population inversion, and
correlationinduced resonances in double quantum dots,
Phys.
Rev. B 75, 115313 (2007);
condmat/0610194.
 B. Kaestner, V. Kashcheyevs, S. Amakawa, L. Li, M. D. Blumenthal, T. J. B. M. Janssen, G. Hein, K. Pierz, Th. Weimann, U. Siegner, and H. W. Schumacher,
Singleparameter nonadiabatic quantized charge pumping,
Phys.
Rev. B 77, 153301 (2008);
arXiv:0707.0993. pdf
 B. Kaestner, V. Kashcheyevs, G. Hein, K. Pierz, U. Siegner, and H. W. Schumacher,
Robust singleparameter quantized charge pumping,
Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 192106 (2008);
arXiv:0803.0869.
 M. R. Buitelaar, V. Kashcheyevs, P. J. Leek, V. I. Talyanskii, C. G. Smith, D. Anderson, G. A. C. Jones, J. Wei, and D.H. Cobden,
Adiabatic charge pumping in carbon nanotube quantum dots,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 126803 (2008); arXiv:0804.3219.
 V. Kashcheyevs,
Lowfrequency excitation of double quantum dots,
Proc. SPIE 7142, 714206 (2008),
AOMD6 invited paper; arXiv:0809.0900.
 V. Kashcheyevs,
C. Karrasch, T. Hecht, A. Weichselbaum, V. Meden, and A. Schiller,
A quantum criticality perspective on the charging of narrow quantumdot levels,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 136805 (2009); arXiv:0810.2538.
 B. Kaestner, Ch. Leicht, V. Kashcheyevs,
K. Pierz, U. Siegner, H. W. Schumacher,
Singleparameter quantized charge pumping in high magnetic fields,
Appl. Phys. Lett. 94, 012106 (2009); arXiv:0811.1121.
 Ch. Leicht, B. Kaestner, V. Kashcheyevs, Ph. Mirovsky, Th. Weimann, K. Pierz, and H. W. Schumacher,
Nonadiabatic pumping of single electrons affected by magnetic fields,
Physica E 42, 911 (2010);
arXiv:0909.2778; proceedings of
EP2DS18.
 V. Kashcheyevs and B. Kaestner,
Universal decay cascade model for dynamical quantum dot initialization,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 186805 (2010);
arXiv:0901.4102.
 B. Kaestner, Ch. Leicht, Ph. Mirovsky, V. Kashcheyevs, E. V. Kurganova, U. Zeitler, K. Pierz, and H. W. Schumacher,
Constructive role of nonadiabaticity for quantized charge pumping,
AIP Conf. Proc. 1399, 345 (2010); arXiv:1007.2062; proceedings of ICPS30.
 Ch. Leicht, Ph. Mirovsky, B. Kaestner, F. Hohls, V. Kashcheyevs, E. V. Kurganova, U. Zeitler, Th. Weimann, K. Pierz, and H. W. Schumacher,
Generation of energy selective excitations in quantum Hall edge states,
Semicond. Sci. Technol. 26, 055010 (2011), featured article;
arXiv:1009.5897.
 V. Kashcheyevs, Exact nonHookean scaling of cylindrically bent elastic sheets and the largeamplitude pendulum,
Am. J. Phys. 79, 657 (2011);
arXiv:1008.4649. pdf

L. Fricke, F. Hohls, N. Ubbelohde, B. Kaestner, V. Kashcheyevs, Ch. Leicht, Ph. Mirovsky, K. Pierz, H. W. Schumacher, and R. J. Haug,
Quantized current source with mesoscopic feedback ,
Phys. Rev. B 83, 193306 (2011).
 V. Kashcheyevs, Exact canonical occupation numbers in a Fermi gas with finite level spacing and a qanalog of FermiDirac distribution
(2011),
arXiv:1110.6264.
 V. Kashcheyevs, A. Tamburrano, and M. S. Sarto, Quantum transport and current distribution at radio frequency in multiwall carbon nanotubes,
IEEE Trans. Nanotechnol. 11, 492 (2012).
 A. Sorokine, D. Bocharov, S. Piskunov, and V. Kashcheyevs, Electronic charge redistribution in LaAlO_{3}(001) thin films deposited at SrTiO_{3}(001) substrate: first principles analysis and the role of stoichiometry,
Phys. Rev. B 86, 155410 (2012);
arXiv:1205.4175.
 V. Kashcheyevs and J. Timoshenko, Quantum fluctuations and coherence in highprecision singleelectron capture,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 216801 (2012);
arXiv:1205.3497.

L. Fricke, M. Wulf, B. Kaestner, V. Kashcheyevs, J. Timoshenko, P. Nazarov, F. Hohls, Ph. Mirovsky, B. Mackrodt, R. Dolata, Th. Weimann, K. Pierz, H. W. Schumacher, Counting statistics for electron capture in a dynamic quantum dot,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 126803 (2013),
featured as Editor's suggestion;
arXiv:1211.1781,
 S. Fahlvik Svensson,E. A. Hoffmann, N. Nakpathomkun, P. M. Wu, H. Q. Xu, H. A. Nilsson, D. Sánchez,
V. Kashcheyevs, and H. Linke, Nonlinear thermovoltage and thermocurrent in quantum dots,
arXiv:1307.0617.
INVITED SEMINARS AND TALKS
 Chalmers University of Technology, October 25, 2001, Göteborg, Sweden. Host: dr. Alexei Heintz.
Kinetics group seminar "Selforganisation
in surface reaction systems".
 Latvian Physical Society, May 22, 2002, Riga, Latvia. Host: prof.
Imants Bērsons.
LPS seminar
"Electronic quantum pump".
 University of Latvia, September 7, 2005, Riga, Latvia. Host: prof.
Mārcis Auziņš.
Colloquium
"Quantum nanogames".
 Weizmann Institute of Science, March 9, 2006, Rehovot, Israel. Host: prof.
Alexander Finkel'stein.
Condensed matter Thursday seminar "Equationsofmotion
technique applied to quantum dot models" (ppt, less technical version).
 Cavendish lab, University of Cambridge, September 25, 2006, Cambridge,
UK. Hosts: drs. Mark Buitelaar and Bernd Kästner.
Seminar "Modelling
of adiabatic charge transport: pumped charge quantization and beyond".
 BenGurion University of the Negev, December 18, 2006, BeerSheva,
Israel.
Seminar "Correlations in quantum dots: How far can analytics go?"
(ppt).
 Seminar talk "Interference and correlations in twolevel transport" (ppt) delivered in AprilMay 2007
at
Göttingen University (host: juniorprof. Volker Meden),
Bochum University (host: prof. Jürgen König),
Augsburg University (host: dr. Sigmund Kohler),
The Abdus Salam ICTP, Trieste, Italy (host: dr. Mikhail Kiselev), and
LMU, Munich (host: prof. Jan von Delft).
 "Correlated Electron Day", June 21, 2007, Technion, Haifa, Israel.
Invited short talk "Orbital correlations in 2level dots close to and far from a Kondo degeneracy".
 PhysikalischTechnische Bundesanstalt (PTB), November 13, 2006, Braunschweig, Germany
UK.
Colloquium
"Converging theoretical perspectives on charge pumping"
(ppt).
 Seminar
"Modelling of recent charge pumping experiments" (ppt) delivered in April 2008
at
University of Geneva, Switzerland (host: prof. Markus Büttiker) and
ETH Zürich, Switzerland (host: dr. Ivan Shorubalko).
CONFERENCES
 15th Scientific Meeting of the Institute for
Solid State Physics, February 1517, 1999, Riga, Latvia.
Influence of structural disorder on oscillation
synchronization in surface reaction systems (contributed talk)
 18th International Conference on Atomic Collisions
with Solids, July, 1999, Odense, Denmark.
Modeling of Metal Colloid Formation in Tracks
of Swift Heavy Ions in Ionic Solids (poster)
 12th International Conference on
Surface Modification of Materials by Ion Beams
, September 914, 2001, Marburg, Germany.
Modeling of Primary Defect Aggregation in
Tracks of Swift Heavy Ions in Alkali Halides (poster)
 Summer SchoolConference
"Quantum Computation
at the Atomic Scale", June 111, 2003, Istanbul, Turkey.
Singleelectron transport by surface acoustic waves
(contributed talk)
 NATO Advanced Research Workshop
"Theory of Quantum Transport in Metallic and Hybrid Nanostructures",
August 2429, 2003, St.Petersburg, Russia.
 EuroSummer School on Condensed Matter Theory
"Quantum Coherence, Correlations, and Mesoscopics", August 922, 2004, Windsor, UK
Resonant transmission and quantized charge transfer in
adiabatic quantum pumping (poster abstract,
full text)
 The 50th Annual Meeting of the
Israel Physical Society, December 9, 2004, Haifa, Israel.
Adiabatic quantum pumping and charge quantization
due to resonant transmission (poster)
 The workshop
"Interactions and Dynamics in Low Dimensional Quantum Systems" at the
Weizmann Institute of Science, January 47, 2006, Rehovot, Israel.
Applicability of the
equationsofmotions technique for quantum dots
(poster full text)
 International Workshop
"Physics of Zero and One Dimensional Nanoscopic Systems",
February 19, 2006, Calcutta, India.
Applicability of the
equationsofmotions technique for quantum dots
(poster)
 "Quantum pumping" workshop,
January 712, 2007, Haifa, Israel.
Pumping versus bias: elements of adiabatic transport theory for recent experiments on double quantum dots
(invited poster)
 International workshop "Interaction and Interference in Nanoscopic Transport",
February 1823, 2008, Dresden, Germany.
From single particle to correlationdominated criticality in a levelcrossing transition
(poster no.22,
full text)
 International conference "Advances in Atomic and Molecular Physics 2008",
June 1618, 2008, Ratnieki, Latvia.
Lowfrequency excitation of quantum dots: charge pumping in nanocircuits
(invited talk)
 6th International Conference "Advanced Optical and Molecular Devices",
August 2427, 2008, Riga, Latvia.
Transportprobed spectroscopy: from phononassisted tunnelling to adiabatic charge pumping
(invited talk)
 International workshop "Nanoscience and nanotechnology 2008",
October 2024, 2008, Frascati, Italy.
Adiabatic pumping put to test: modeling of lowfrequency
electron transport through carbon nanotubes
(contributed talk)
 International workshop "Towards Reality in Nanoscale Materials'08",
December 25, 2008, Levi, Finland.
Models for charge localization and adiabatic
redistribution in carbon nanotubes
(poster)
 International Minerva workshop "The Science of Complexity",
March 29  April 1, 2009, Eilat, Israel.
Quantum criticality perspective on population
fluctuations of a localized electron level
(invited talk, ppt)
 International conference "Fermions 2009:
From Correlated Electrons to Cold Atoms",
October 1318, 2009, Obergurgl, Austria.
Dynamic quantum dot spectroscopy via strongly nonadiabatic electron counting
(contributed talk)
 International workshop "Nanoscience and nanotechnology 2009",
October 1922, 2009, Frascati, Italy.
Decay cascade theory for dynamical quantum dot
initialization and quantized charge transport
(contributed talk)
 International Conference on "Quantum Metrology 2011",
May 11  13, 2011, Poznan, Poland.
Singlegate nonadiabatic quantized charge pumps
(invited talk, pptx,
pdf)
Image (c) Andrej Shitov, "Subbota", 2009
URL: http://www.cfi.lu.lv/teor/kash.html
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