Sergey A. Tsysar

Ph.D., 2011
  • 2011  PhD degree in  Acoustics, Thesis Title: Characterization of the piezoelectric transducers and their fields in liquids and gel-like media by using Fourier acoustics and ultrasound tomography methods
  • 2008 - 2011  PhD Program, Department of Acoustics, Physics Faculty, M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University (Russia)
  • 2002 - 2008  Combined BS and MS Program (diploma with honors), Department of Acoustics, Physics Faculty, M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University (Russia)
  • 2000 - 2002  Moscow high school #802 (Russia)
Professional position: 
  • 05.2017 – present  Associate Professor, Physics dept., M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University
  • 07.2012 – 04.2017  Senior Researcher, Physics dept., M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University
  • 12.2011 – 06.2012  Researcher, Physics dept., M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University
  • 03.2011 – 11.2011  Junior Researcher, Physics dept., M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University
  • 2016  Award for young scientists of Faculty of Physics of Moscow State University
  • 2016  Award of the Moscow State University for teaching and methodical activities
  • 2015  Award for young scientists of Moscow State University
  • 2014  U.S. Civilian Research & Development Foundation travel grant to International Symposium on Therapeutic Ultrasound
  • 2013  Grant of the International Commission for Acoustics and Acoustical Society of America for excellent contributions to Acoustics
  • 2012 – 2013  Grant of the Russian Fund for Basic Research for young scientists RFBR 12-02-31925 “Nonlinear acoustic holography for therapeutic transducers characterization”
  • 2009 – 2010  Grant of the President of Russian Federation for progress in the study
  • 2009  Award of the Acoustical Society of America (Student Stipend Program) to assist the research of promising graduate students in acoustics
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  1. Yuldashev P. V., Tsysar S. A., Khokhlova V. A., Svet V. D., and Sapozhnikov O. A.
    "Numerical simulation of transcranial ultrasound imaging using a two-dimensional phased array"

    J. Acoust. Soc. Am.



  1. O.A. Sapozhnikov, S.A. Tsysar, P.V. Yuldashev, V.A. Khokhlova, V.D. Svet, W. Kreider
    "Two-dimensional array synthesis using raster-scanned singlehydrophone in application to acoustic holography and ultrasound imaging"

    Program Booklet of the 16th International Symposium on Therapeutic Ultrasound (March 14 - 16, 2016, Tel Aviv, Israel)

  2. 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.

  3. Sapozhnikov, O.A., Tsysar, S.A., Khokhlova, V.A., and Kreider, W.
    "Acoustic holography by two-dimensional ultrasound array synthesis"

    Program and Book of Abstracts of the Joint Symposium of 10th International Symposium on Medical, Bio– and Nano–Electronics, and 7th International Workshop on Nanostructures & Nanoelectonics (Tohoku University Sendai, Japan, March 1–3, 2016)

  4. 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.

  5. 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