Polad Shikhaliev


Polad Shikhaliev is a Senior Detector Scientist in the Detector Group. He joined Diamond in 2019.

Email: polad.shikhaliev@diamond.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0) 123577 x 8369
  1. Biography
Biography -

Polad joined Diamond Light Source on February, 2019. He is an Experimental Nuclear physicist with interests on radiation detection, imaging, and their practical applications. Previously he has held Research and Faculty positions at several institutions including Ioffe Physical-Technical Institute, University of California, Irvine, and Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge. Polad has 8 years of graduate level teaching and mentoring experiences. He taught the courses Radiation Detection and Instrumentation, Imaging Physics, Radiation Detection/Dosimetry Lab, and has been a Faculty adviser of two PhD and two MS students. Polad has research expertise on physics of radiation detection and imaging, detector developments, medical and security imaging, mass-spectrometry, and secondary electron emission. In the last decade he performed extensive research on photon counting Computed Tomography (CT) for medical imaging. His current interests are focused on synchrotron-based x-ray and CT imaging and corresponding detector technologies.

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