Kristina Kvashnina

Dr. habil. Kristina Kvashnina
ERC Group Head

Main Office: Rossendorf Beamline (BM20)
The European Synchrotron (ESRF)
71, Avenue des Martyrs
38000 Grenoble, France

Phone: +33(0)476882367
Group web-page: TOP Group

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Honors and Awards
  • Main Editor of the Journal of Synchrotron Radiation (IUCr journal) (since 2020, since 2019 – Co-editor)
  • Member of the Project Review Panel (PRP) at Petra III (Hamburg, Germany) (since 2020)
  • Member of the advisory group for PANAMA (Plasma Accelerators for Nuclear Applications and Materials Characterization) facility, at University of Strathclyde, UK (since 2020)
  • Selection committee member of the Joint Research Center (JRC) proposals of the European Commission (since 2018)
  • Included in the international database of excellent female researchers AcademiaNet by Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) (2021)
  • Named Top 10 strong female scientists by Forbes Russia (2021)
  • Editorial Board Member, Scientific Reports (Nature Portfolio) journal (since 2022)

Research Interest:
  • X-ray spectroscopy of f-electron systems (lanthanides and actinides)
  • Resonant Inelastic X-ray Scattering (RIXS), High Energy Resolution Fluorescence Detection (HERFD), X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy (XAS) and X-ray Emission Spectroscopy (XES) methods
  • Physico-chemical properties of An/Ln nanomaterials
  • Applied materials, containing f-electron systems 
  • Synchrotron-based techniques for material characterization
  • Electronic Structure Calculations by various approaches

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