Anastasiya V. Lapina

Ph.D., 2018
  • 08.07.2018 – PhD in Acoustics from M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia. Thesis title: "Radiation power action of an acoustic beam on an elastic ball in liquid". Supervisor: Dr. Oleg A. Sapozhnikov; official reviewers: G.A. Maksimov, A.P. Brysev, and V.B. Voloshinov.
  • 01.03.2014 – 2018 – PhD Program: Department of Acoustics, Physics Faculty, M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University. Specialization: Acoustics. Supervisor: Dr. Oleg A. Sapozhnikov.
  • 01.09.2012 – 31.01.2014 – MS Program (diploma with honors), Department of Acoustics, Physics Faculty, M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University. Branch: Fundamental radiophysics and Physical electronics, speciality: Physical acoustics. Thesis title: “The experimental study of the acoustic radiation force on a solid spherical scatterer in water”.
  • 01.09.2008 – 30.06.2012 – BS Program, Department of Acoustics, Physics Faculty, M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University
  • 01.09.2006 – 30.06.2008 – high school, Kugesi Lyceum, Chuvash Republic.
Research Training: 
  • 2020 – present - Research Scientist, Physics Faculty, M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University
  • 20182020 – Research fellow, Physics Faculty, M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University
  • 2017  Award of the young scientists presentations at the II All-Russian Acoustic Conference
  • 2015  Award for the best student poster presentation at the 5th Winter School on Therapeutic Ultrasound (08-13 March, 2015, Les Houches, France)
  • 2015  Award from the Acoustical Society of America (Student Stipend Program) to assist the research of promising graduate students in acoustics
  • 2013- 2014  M.V.Lomonosov stipend for excellence in research and studies at the Physics Department of Moscow State University
  • 2013  Student stipend in theoretical physics from Dynasty Foundation
  • 2012  Award for the best student presentation at the XXV Session of the Russian Acoustical Society, section on Nonlinear acoustics
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  1. O.A. Sapozhnikov, A.V. Nikolaeva, M.E. Terzi, S.A. Tsysar, A.D. Maxwell, B.W. Cunitz, and M.R. Bailey
    "Kidney stone pushing and trapping using focused ultrasound beams of different structure"

    5th Joint Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America and Acoustical Society of Japan, Honolulu, Hawaii, 28 November - 2 December 2016. J. Acoust. Soc. Am.

  2. Maxwell, A.D., Bailey, M., Cunitz, B.W., Terzi, M., Nikolaeva, A., Tsysar, S., and Sapozhnikov, O.A.
    "Vortex beams and radiation torque for kidney stone management"

    J. Acoust. Soc. Am.

  3. Sapozhnikov, O., Nikolaeva, A., Terzi, M., Tsysar, S., Maxwell, A., Cunitz, B., and Bailey, M.
    "Use of focused beams of special structure for pushing and trapping kidney stones with acoustic radiation force"

    Program and Abstract Book of the 5th International Symposium on Focused Ultrasound (August 28 – September 1, 2016, Bethesda, MD, USA), Focused Ultrasound Foundation