Key Personnel

Dr. Alexei Kanareykin, President/CEO

Alexei Kanareykin graduated from St.Petersburg University, Russia, M.S. in Physics and received his PhD in Physics in 1986 from St.Petersburg Electrotechnical University “LETI” and Sc.D. (Habilitation) from St.Petersburg State Unversity, Russia in 2012. He has held several positions at St.Petersburg Electrotechnical University “LETI” including Chair of Physics Division. Since 1991 A. Kanareykin has worked in collaboration with Accelerator R&D, High Energy Physics Division, Argonne National Laboratory, and with Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory. Alexei Kanareykin is currently President and CEO of Euclid Techlabs LLC. He has been awarded research grants from the International Science Foundation 1995-1996, and the Civilian Research & Development Foundation 1996-1997, US DOE SBIR, Phase II 2002–current.

Dr. James Butler, Vice President for Diamond Technology

James Butler is a renowned world expert in the Diamond materials field. He has published over 265 journal papers including six book chapters and five patents on Diamond related topics, with over 11 thousand citations and an H factor of 57. In addition to serving as technical advisor to many government programs on Diamond research initiatives, he has participated as a technical expert on a White House advisory committee, and has served as a consultant to various companies in the industrial diamond industry. He participated in the organization of numerous international conferences and serves on the advisory board for the journal Gems and Gemology.

Dr. Ilya Ponomarev, Chief Business Development Officer

Ilya Ponomarev received his PhD in 2000 from University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia. He has more than ten years’ experience as a scientific researcher in the fields of semiconductor physics and nano-science with publication record of more than 40 articles including Science, Nature Physics, and Physical Review Letters. In 2004-2009 he worked at Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC. He also has more than two years of science policy and technology assessment experience as a program manager in DOD funding agency in 2008-2010. In 2010-2014 he worked as a Senior Technical Manager at the Thomson Reuters Company. Dr. Ilya Ponomarev is responsible for the development of power diamond electronics technology and overall business development and marketing strategies in the company.

Dr. Sergey Antipov, Head of Radiation Source Department

Sergey Antipov received his PhD in 2007 from Illinois Institute of Technology. He performed his thesis work at Argonne Wakefield Accelerator Facility. Dr. Sergey Antipov has been a Director’s Postdoctoral Fellow at Argonne National Laboratory in 2007 – 2009. He had been an instructor at the US Particle Accelerator School (“Novel High Gradient Accelerating Structures”, MIT, 2010). His research interests are focused on high gradient dielectric loaded structures. In particular he works on RF coupling design schemes, wakefield acceleration, high transformer ratio studies and power extraction; all in the range from few GHz to few THz. He has been awarded US DOE SBIR research grants including, Phase II 2012–current.