12.06.1982
737 4877
vahur.zadin@ut.ee

Career

Institutions and positions
01.04.2019–...   
Milrem Robotics, Lead Simulation Researcher (0,20)
01.06.2017–...   
University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology, Institute of Technology, Senior Research Fellow in Computational Materials Science (1,00)
01.01.2013–...   
CERN, Estonian group leader at CTF3 collaboration
30.09.2012–30.09.2014   
University of Helsinki, Post-Doc (1,00)
15.08.2012–31.05.2017   
University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology, Institute of Technology, Research Fellow in Material Science (1,00)
01.09.2010–28.02.2011   
University of Uppsala, The Ångström Laboratory, department of Materials Chemistry, Visiting Researcher (1,00)
01.11.2009–01.02.2010   
University of Uppsala, The Ångström Laboratory, department of Materials Chemistry, Visiting Researcher (1,00)
04.05.2009–04.10.2009   
Eindhoven University of Technology, Department of Chemical Engineering and Chemistry, The Energy Materials and Devices Group, Visiting Researcher (1,00)
15.09.2008–15.03.2009   
University of Uppsala, The Ångström Laboratory, department of Materials Chemistry, Visiting Researcher (1,00)
2006–2008   
Estonian University of Life Sciences, specialist (0,75)
2005–2006   
State Agency of Medicines, specialist (1,00)
 
 
Education
2008–2012   
University of Tartu, doctoral studies
2005–2008   
University of Tartu, masters studies, physics
2000–2005   
University of Tartu, bachelor studies, physics
 
 
R&D related managerial and administrative work
2019−...   
Head of the research staff evaluation committee in Institute of Technology, University of Tarty
2017−...   
Member of PhD student evaluation committee in Institute of Technology, University of Tartu
2016−...   
Member of council board of Institute of Technology

Qualifications

 
 
Honours & awards
2018, Vahur Zadin, Nominated for the National Research Award in exact sciences.
2017, Vahur Zadin, Nominated for the National Research Award in exact sciences.
2014, Vahur Zadin, Best poster award at ESCO 2014 conference
2012, Vahur Zadin, PhD thesis "Modelling 3D microbattery" acknowledged in Estonian National Contest for University Students 2012
 
 
Fields of research
ETIS CLASSIFICATION: 4. Natural Sciences and Engineering; 4.10. Physics and Technical Physics; CERCS CLASSIFICATION: P230 Atomic and molecular physics ; SPECIFICATION: Atomistic simulations of material under high electric fields.
ETIS CLASSIFICATION: 4. Natural Sciences and Engineering; 4.10. Physics and Technical Physics; CERCS CLASSIFICATION: P250 Condensed matter: structure, thermal and mechanical properties, crystallography, phase equilibria; SPECIFICATION: Nanoscale materials under thermal and mechanical loading. Nanoscale size effects in the materials.
ETIS CLASSIFICATION: 4. Natural Sciences and Engineering; 4.11. Chemistry and Chemical Technology; SPECIFICATION: Optimization of Lithium-Ion battery architecture by computer simulations. http://www.ims.ut.ee/mediawiki/index.php/User:Vahur
 
 
Additional information
Chartered Mechanical Engineer, EstQF level 8, Certificate No. 144592.

Completed projects

Supervised dissertations

Publications

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19.02.2020
12.06.1982
737 4877
vahur.zadin@ut.ee

Teenistuskäik

Töökohad ja ametid
01.04.2019–...   
Milrem Robotics, Juhtiv simulatsioonide teadlane (0,20)
01.06.2017–...   
Tartu Ülikool, Loodus- ja täppisteaduste valdkond, tehnoloogiainstituut, arvutusliku materjaliteaduse vanemteadur (1,00)
01.01.2013–...   
CERN, Eesti grupijuht CTF3 algatuses
30.09.2012–30.09.2014   
Helsinki Ülikool, Järeldoktor (1,00)
15.08.2012–31.05.2017   
Tartu Ülikool, Loodus- ja täppisteaduste valdkond, tehnoloogiainstituut, Materjaliteaduse teadur (1,00)
01.09.2010–28.02.2011   
Uppsala Ülikool, külalisdoktorand Ångströmi Labori Materialikeemia osakonnas, Külalisteadur (1,00)
01.11.2009–01.02.2010   
Uppsala Ülikool, külalisdoktorand Ångströmi Labori Materialikeemia osakonnas, Uppsala Ülikool, külalisdoktorand Ångströmi Labori Materialikeemia osakonnas (1,00)
04.05.2009–04.10.2009   
Eindhoven University of Technology, Department of Chemical Engineering and Chemistry, The Energy Materials and Devices Group, Külalisteadur (1,00)
15.09.2008–15.03.2009   
Uppsala Ülikool, külalisdoktorand Ångströmi Labori Materialikeemia osakonnas, Külalisteadur (1,00)
2006–2008   
Eesti Maaülikool, spetsialist (0,75)
2005–2006   
Ravimiamet, spetsialist (1,00)
 
 
Haridustee
2008–2012   
Tartu Ülikool, doktoriõpe, tehnika ja tehnoloogia
2005–2008   
Tartu Ülikool, magistriõpe, füüsika
2000–2005   
Tartu Ülikool, bakalaureuseõpe, füüsika
 
 
Teadusorganisatsiooniline ja -administratiivne tegevus
2019−...   
TÜ Tehnoloogiainstituudi teadustöötajate ateseerimiskomisjoni juht
2017−...   
TÜ Tehnoloogiainstituudi doktorantite atesteerimiskomisjoni liige
2016−...   
TÜ Tehnoloogiainstituudi nõukogu liige
2016−...   
MTÜ Kõrgtehnoloogilise ettevõtluse toetuseks - juhatuse liige

Kvalifikatsioon

 
 
Teaduspreemiad ja tunnustused
2018, Vahur Zadin, Nomineeritud Eesti Vabariigi teaduspreemiale täppisteaduste valdkonnas.
2017, Vahur Zadin, Nomineeritud Eesti Vabariigi teaduspreemiale täppisteaduste valdkonnas.
2014, Vahur Zadin, Parima postri auhind, ESCO 2014 konverentsil
2012, Vahur Zadin, 2012. a. üliõpilaste teadustööde riiklik konkurss, tänukiri loodusteaduste ja tehnika valdkonnas
 
 
Teadustöö põhisuunad
ETIS KLASSIFIKAATOR: 4. Loodusteadused ja tehnika; 4.10. Füüsika; CERCS KLASSIFIKAATOR: P230 Aatomi- ja molekulaarfüüsika ; TÄPSUSTUS: Materjalide atomistlikud simulatsioonid kõrgetes elektriväljades
ETIS KLASSIFIKAATOR: 4. Loodusteadused ja tehnika; 4.10. Füüsika; CERCS KLASSIFIKAATOR: P250 Tahke aine: struktuur, termilised ja mehhaanilised omadused, kristallograafia, phase equilibria
ETIS KLASSIFIKAATOR: 4. Loodusteadused ja tehnika; 4.11. Keemia ja keemiatehnika; TÄPSUSTUS: Liitium-ioon akude arhitektuuri optimeerimine arvutisimulatsioonide abi. http://www.ims.ut.ee/mediawiki/index.php/User:Vahur
 
 
Lisainfo
Volitatud mehaanikainsener, tase 8, kutsetunnistus nr. 144592

Lõppenud projektid

Juhendatud väitekirjad

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  • Found 14 results
ProgramTypeNumberNameProject startProject endPrincipal investigatorInstitutionFinancing
ETFETF9216Development and optimization of 3D-microbatteries01.01.201231.12.2015Heiki KasemägiUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology (old), Institute of Technology, University of Tartu33 984,00 EUR
ETFETF8553Development of physical model for electromechanically active polymer composite materials01.01.201131.12.2014Alvo AablooUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology (old), Institute of Technology, University of Tartu44 160,00 EUR
1.2.3.4.MLTTI19549R ERA Chair position in Materials Research in Extreme Environments01.07.201930.06.2024Vahur ZadinUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology, Institute of Technology2 499 750,00 EUR
MUULLTTI16414Simulation of IGBT transistor soldering process01.11.201621.12.2016Vahur ZadinUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology, Institute of Technology7 750,00 EUR
ETFETF6763Modelling ion and proton conducting polymer materials01.01.200631.12.2009Alvo AablooUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology (old), Institute of Technology, University of Tartu; University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology (old); University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology (old)50 628,14 EUR
SFSF0180008s08Ionic Electroactive Polymer Materials, Control and Applications01.01.200831.12.2013Alvo AablooUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology (old), Institute of Technology, University of Tartu579 395,52 EUR
2.1.1.LLTTI19186Foundations for pet transport safety sytem18.02.201918.09.2019Tarmo TammUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology, Institute of Technology4 930,00 EUR
2.1.1.LLTTI17317Modeling and optimization of modular house construction elements for acoustic performance05.06.201731.08.2017Vahur ZadinUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology, Institute of Technology5 250,00 EUR
PUTPUT57Multiscale simulations of dislocation generation in rf electric fields in the linear accelerator design01.01.201331.12.2016Vahur ZadinUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology, Institute of Technology288 000,00 EUR
MUUSLOTI11043 (11-03-01-06)osalemine konverentsil International conference on Solid State Ionics02.07.201109.07.2011University of Tartu858,00 EUR
MUUSLOTI14047 (7-3.2/11-14)Participation at conference E-MRS 2014 SPRING MEETING25.05.201430.05.2014Vahur ZadinUniversity of Tartu; University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology (old), Institute of Technology, University of Tartu1 260,00 EUR
MUULLTTI16242Wood kiln02.08.201617.09.2016Vahur ZadinUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology, Institute of Technology5 000,00 EUR
IUTIUT20-24Stimuli-Responsive Smart Polymer Composite Materials and their Applications in Lab-on chip Devices and in Robotics01.01.201431.12.2019Alvo AablooUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology, Institute of Technology1 013 400,00 EUR
PUT; PUT_OPPUT1372Mechanisms of vacuum arching in high electric field systems01.01.201731.12.2020Vahur ZadinUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology, Institute of Technology206 400,00 EUR