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Dr Konstantin Vershinin

Job: Senior Research Fellow

Faculty: Computing, Engineering and Media

School/department: School of Engineering and Sustainable Development

Research group(s): Emerging Technologies Research Centre

Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH, United Kingdom

T: +44 (0)116 207 8427




Personal profile

Dr. Vershinin has comprehensive knowledge and experience of the semiconductor devices physics and fabrication processes. His particular interest is in the area of power semiconductor devices and integrated circuit. He has designed a number of novels vertical and lateral power devices including planar and trench version Clustered Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistor for low 600V and high 6.5kV applications, MOS devices for smart power ICs including XtreMOS®. His current interest is in using nano size structure in power semiconductor devices.

Research group affiliations

Emerging Technologies Research Centre (EMTERC)

Publications and outputs

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Research interests/expertise

Power Electronics

Power Semiconductor devices and ICs

Semiconductor devices

Semiconductor processing

Fabrication of nano structures

Material analysis

Application of nano structures in electronics

Areas of teaching

Applied Electronics


Embedded Electronics

Power Electronics

Semiconductor modelling and TCAD

Printable Electronics


PhD in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from De Montfort University, UK

MSc in Applied Physics from Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (State University) (MIPT), Russia

MSc in Solid State and Semiconductor Physics from MIPT, Russia

Diploma of Engineering in Applied Physics and Mathematics from MIPT, Russia

BSc in Applied Physics and Mathematics from MIPT, Russia

Courses taught

Digital Electronics (ENGD1003)

Communication Systems (ENGD1009)

Applied Electronics (ENGD2001)

Advanced Digital Design (ENGD3001)

Power Electronics (ENGD3025)


Printable Electronics (ENGT5256)

Honours and awards

Best Paper award ISPSD 2008

Consultancy work

Expertise: Semiconductor devices design, manufacturing process design, layout design.

Previous partners: Zarlink Semiconductors

Current research students

First supervisor for:

Cacheda Miguel

Second Supervisor for:

Al-Sultani, Jasim Farhood Hussein

Professional esteem indicators

Reviewer for:

IEEE Transaction in Plasma Science
IEEE Electron Device Letters
IET Micro and Nano Letters