• CV


    PhD degree in Natural Sciences (Dr. rer. nat.), Bayerisches Geoinstitut, University of Bayreuth
    Diploma in Physics - Faculty of Physics, Moscow State University


    Postdoctoral scientific position at The institute for Mineralogy, University of Münster, Germany
    Postdoctoral scientific position at Bayerisches Geoinstitut, University of Bayreuth, Germany; visiting scientist at Nuclear Resonance (ID18) beamline of European Synchrotron Radiation Facility, Grenoble, France
    PhD student at Nuclear Resonance (ID18) beamline of European Synchrotron Radiation Facility, Grenoble, France
    Half-time E13 PhD position at Bayerisches Geoinstitut, University of Bayreuth, Germany
    Engineer, Mechanical properties of the crystals laboratory, Institute of Crystallography, Moscow, Russian Academy of Sciences
  • Publications

    • Dimitrios Bessas, Ilya Sergueev, Konstantin Glazyrin, Cornelius Strohm, Ilya Kupenko, Daniel G. Merkel, Aleksandr I. Chumakov & Rudolf Rüffer. (). On a hyperfine interaction in ε-Fe. Hyperfine Interactions, 241. doi: 10.1007/s10751-019-1679-3.
    • Dimitrios Bessas, Ilya Sergueev, Konstantin Glazyrin, Cornelius Strohm, Ilya Kupenko, Daniel G. Merkel, Gary J. Long, Fernande Grandjean, Aleksandr I. Chumakov, and Rudolf Rüffer. (). Revealing the hidden hyperfine interactions in ε-iron. PHYSICAL REVIEW B, 101. doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.101.035112.
    • G. Spiekermann, I. Kupenko, S. Petitgirard, M. Harder, A. Nyrow, C. Weis, C. Albers, N. Biedermann, L. Libon, C. J. Sahle, V. Cerantola, K. Glazyrin, Z. Konôpková, R. Sinmyo, W. Morgenroth, I. Sergueev, H. Yavaş, L. Dubrovinsky, M. Tolan, C. Sternemann and M. Wilke. (). A portable on-axis laser-heating system for near-90° X-ray spectroscopy: application to ferropericlase and iron silicide. Journal of Synchrotron Radiation, 27. doi: 10.1107/S1600577519017041.
    • Xenia Ritter, Carmen Sanchez-Valle, Nicolas Sator , Elsa Desmaele, Nicolas Guignot, Andrew King, Ilya Kupenko, Jasper Berndt, Bertrand Guillot. (). Density of hydrous carbonate melts under pressure, compressibility of volatiles and implications for carbonate melt mobility in the upper mantle. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 533. doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2019.116043.
    • Yusenko KV, Spektor K, Khandarkhaeva S, Fedotenko T, Pakhomova A, Kupenko I, Rohrbach A, Klemme S, Crichton WA, Dyachkova TV, Tyutyunnik AP, Zainulin YG, Dubrovinsky LS, Gromilov SA. (). Decomposition of single-source precursors under high-temperature high-pressure to access osmium-platinum refractory alloys. Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 813, 152121. doi: 10.1016/j.jallcom.2019.152121.

    • Aleksandr Serovaiskii, Elena Mukhina, Leonid Dubrovinsky, Aleksey Chernoutsan, Daniil Kudryavtsev, Catherine McCammon, Georgios Aprilis, Ilya Kupenko, Aleksandr Chumakov, Michael Hanfland and Vladimir Kutcherov. (). Fate of Hydrocarbons in Iron-Bearing Mineral Environments during Subduction. Minerals, 9. doi: 10.3390/min9110651.
    • G. Aprilis, I. Kantor, I. Kupenko, V. Cerantola, A. Pakhomova, I. E. Collings, R. Torchio, T. Fedotenko, S. Chariton, M. Bykov, E. Bykova, E. Koemets, D. M. Vasiukov, C. McCammon, L. Dubrovinsky, and N. Dubrovinskaia. (). Comparative study of the influence of pulsed and continuous wave laser heating on the mobilization of carbon and its chemical reaction with iron in a diamond anvil cell. Journal of Applied Physics, 125. doi: 10.1063/1.5067268.
    • I. Kupenko, G. Aprilis, D. M. Vasiukov, C. McCammon, S. Chariton, V. Cerantola, I. Kantor, A. I. Chumakov, R. Rüffer, L. Dubrovinsky & C. Sanchez-Valle. (). Magnetism in cold subducting slabs at mantle transition zone depths. Nature, 570, 102–106. doi: 10.1038/s41586-019-1254-8.

    • Christopher Weis, Georg Spiekermann, Christian Sternemann, Manuel Harder, György Vankó, Valerio Cerantola, Christoph J. Sahle, Yury Forov, Robin Sakrowski, Ilya Kupenko, Sylvain Petitgirard, Hasan Yavaş, Christian Bressler, Wojciech Gawelda, Metin Tolana and Max Wilke. (). Combining X-ray Kβ1,3, valence-to-core, and X-ray Raman spectroscopy for studying Earth materials at high pressure and temperature: the case of siderite. Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry, 34(2), 384-393. doi: 10.1039/C8JA00247A.
    • M. Bykov, E. Bykova, G. Aprilis, K. Glazyrin, E. Koemets, I. Chuvashova, I. Kupenko, C. McCammon, M. Mezouar, V. Prakapenka, H.-P. Liermann, F. Tasnádi, A. V. Ponomareva, I. A. Abrikosov, N. Dubrovinskaia & L. Dubrovinsky. (). Fe-N system at high pressure reveals a compound featuring polymeric nitrogen chains. Nature Communications, 9. doi: 10.1038/s41467-018-05143-2.
    • Sergey V. Ovsyannikov, Maxim Bykov, Elena Bykova, Konstantin Glazyrin, Rudra Sekhar Manna, Alexander A. Tsirlin, Valerio Cerantola, Ilya Kupenko, Alexander V. Kurnosov, Innokenty Kantor, Anna S. Pakhomova, Irina Chuvashova, Aleksandr I. Chumakov, Rudolf Rüffer, Catherine McCammon & Leonid S. Dubrovinsky. (). Pressure tuning of charge ordering in iron oxide. Nature Communications, 9. doi: 10.1038/s41467-018-06457-x.
    • Yusenko KV, Riva S, Crichton WA, Spektor K, Bykova E, Pakhomova A, Tudball A, Kupenko I, Rohrbach A, Klemme S, Mazzali F, Margadonna S, Lavery NP, Brown SGR. (). High-pressure high-temperature tailoring of high entropy alloys for extreme environments. Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 738, 491-500. doi: 10.1016/j.jallcom.2017.12.216.

    • Aprilis G., Strohm C., Kupenko I., Linhardt S., Laskin A., Vasiukov D., Cerantola V., Koemets E., McCammon C., Kurnosov A., Chumakov A., Rüffer R., Dubrovinskaia N., Dubrovinsky L. (). Portable double-sided pulsed laser heating system for time-resolved geoscience and materials science applications. Review of Scientific Instruments, 88(8). doi: 10.1063/1.4998985.
    • Cerantola V., Bykova E., Kupenko I., Merlini M., Ismailova L., McCammon C., Bykov M., Chumakov A., Petitgirard S., Kantor I., Svitlyk V., Jacobs J., Hanfland M., Mezouar M., Prescher C., Rüffer R., Prakapenka V., Dubrovinsky L. (). Stability of iron-bearing carbonates in the deep Earth's interior. Nature Communications, 8(null). doi: 10.1038/ncomms15960.
    • Chariton S., Cerantola V., Ismailova L., Bykova E., Bykov M., Kupenko I., McCammon C., Dubrovinsky L. (). The high-pressure behavior of spherocobaltite (CoCO3): a single crystal Raman spectroscopy and XRD study. Physics and Chemistry of Minerals, null(null), 1-10. doi: 10.1007/s00269-017-0902-5. [In Press]
    • Clark W., Steinberg S., Dronskowski R., McCammon C., Kupenko I., Bykov M., Dubrovinsky L., Akselrud L., Schwarz U., Niewa R. (). High-Pressure NiAs-Type Modification of FeN. Angewandte Chemie - International Edition, 56(25), 7302-7306. doi: 10.1002/anie.201702440.
    • Ismailova L., Bykov M., Bykova E., Bobrov A., Kupenko I., Cerantola V., Vasiukov D., Dubrovinskaia N., McCammon C., Hanfland M., Glazyrin K., Liermann H., Chumakov A., Dubrovinsky L. (). Effect of composition on compressibility of skiagite-Fe-majorite garnet. American Mineralogist, 102(1), 184-191. doi: 10.2138/am-2017-5856.
    • Merlini M., Cerantola V., Gatta G., Gemmi M., Hanfland M., Kupenko I., Lotti P., Müller H., Zhang L. (). Dolomite-IV: Candidate structure for a carbonate in the Earth's lower mantle. American Mineralogist, 102(8), 1763-1766. doi: 10.2138/am-2017-6161.
    • Vasiukov D., Ismailova L., Kupenko I., Cerantola V., Sinmyo R., Glazyrin K., McCammon C., Chumakov A., Dubrovinsky L., Dubrovinskaia N. (). Sound velocities of skiagite–iron–majorite solid solution to 56 GPa probed by nuclear inelastic scattering. Physics and Chemistry of Minerals, null(null), 1-8. doi: 10.1007/s00269-017-0928-8. [In Press]

    • Bykova E., Dubrovinsky L., Dubrovinskaia N., Bykov M., McCammon C., Ovsyannikov S., Liermann H., Kupenko I., Chumakov A., Rüffer R., Hanfland M., Prakapenka V. (). Structural complexity of simple Fe2O3 at high pressures and temperatures. Nature Communications, 7(null). doi: 10.1038/ncomms10661.
    • Ismailova L, Bykova E, Bykov M, Cerantola V, McCammon C, Boffa Ballaran T, Bobrov A, Sinmyo R, Dubrovinskaia N, Glazyrin K, Liermann H, Kupenko I, Hanfland M, Prescher C, Prakapenka V, Svitlyk V, Dubrovinsky L. (). Stability of Fe,Al-bearing bridgmanite in the lower mantle and synthesis of pure Fe-bridgmanite. Science Advances, 2(7), e1600427-e1600427. doi: 10.1126/sciadv.1600427.
    • McCammon C, Caracas R, Glazyrin K, Potapkin V, Kantor A, Sinmyo R, Prescher C, Kupenko I, Chumakov A, Dubrovinsky L. (). Sound velocities of bridgmanite from density of states determined by nuclear inelastic scattering and first-principles calculations. Progress in Earth and Planetary Science, 3(1), 10. doi: 10.1186/s40645-016-0089-2.
    • Nestola F., Cerantola V., Milani S., Anzolini C., McCammon C., Novella D., Kupenko I., Chumakov A., Rüffer R., Harris J. (). Synchrotron Mössbauer Source technique for in situ measurement of iron-bearing inclusions in natural diamonds. Lithos, 265(null), 328-333. doi: 10.1016/j.lithos.2016.06.016.
    • Schröder C., Köhler I., Muller F., Chumakov A., Kupenko I., Rüffer R., Kappler A. (). The biogeochemical iron cycle and astrobiology. Hyperfine Interactions, 237(1). doi: 10.1007/s10751-016-1289-2.
    • Sinmyo R., Bykova E., Ovsyannikov S., McCammon C., Kupenko I., Ismailova L., Dubrovinsky L. (). Discovery of Fe7O9: A new iron oxide with a complex monoclinic structure. Scientific Reports, 6(null). doi: 10.1038/srep32852.

    • Cerantola V., McCammon C., Kupenko I., Kantor I., Marini C., Wilke M., Ismailova L., Solopova N., Chumakov A., Pascarelli S., Dubrovinsky L. (). High-pressure spectroscopic study of siderite (FeCO3) with a focus on spin crossover. American Mineralogist, 100(null), 2670-2681. doi: 10.2138/am-2015-5319.
    • Ismailova L., Bobrov A., Bykov M., Bykova E., Cerantola V., Kantor I., Kupenko I., Mccammon C., Dyadkin V., Chernyshov D., Pascarelli S., Chumakov A., Dubrovinskaia N., Dubrovinsky L. (). High-pressure synthesis of skiagite-majorite garnet and investigation of its crystal structure. American Mineralogist, 100(null), 2650-2654. doi: 10.2138/am-2015-5278.
    • Kupenko I., McCammon C., Sinmyo R., Cerantola V., Potapkin V., Chumakov A., Kantor A., Rüffer R., Dubrovinsky L. (). Oxidation state of the lower mantle: In situ observations of the iron electronic configuration in bridgmanite at extreme conditions. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 423(null), 78-86. doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2015.04.027.
    • Kupenko I., Strohm C., McCammon C., Cerantola V., Glazyrin K., Petitgirard S., Vasiukov D., Aprilis G., Chumakov A., Rüffer R., Dubrovinsky L. (). Time differentiated nuclear resonance spectroscopy coupled with pulsed laser heating in diamond anvil cells. Review of Scientific Instruments, 86(11). doi: 10.1063/1.4935304.
    • Petitgirard S., Malfait W., Sinmyo R., Kupenko I., Hennet L., Harries D., Dane T., Burghammer M., Rubie D. (). Fate of MgSiO3 melts at core-mantle boundary conditions. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 112(46), 14186-14190. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1512386112.
    • Prescher C., Dubrovinsky L., Bykova E., Kupenko I., Glazyrin K., Kantor A., Mccammon C., Mookherjee M., Nakajima Y., Miyajima N., Sinmyo R., Cerantola V., Dubrovinskaia N., Prakapenka V., Rüffer R., Chumakov A., Hanfland M. (). High Poisson's ratio of Earth's inner core explained by carbon alloying. Nature Geoscience, 8(3), 220-223. doi: 10.1038/ngeo2370.

    • Kupenko I., McCammon C., Sinmyo R., Prescher C., Chumakov A., Kantor A., Rüffer R., Dubrovinsky L. (). Electronic spin state of Fe,Al-containing MgSiO3 perovskite at lower mantle conditions. Lithos, 189(null), 167-172. doi: 10.1016/j.lithos.2013.10.022.
    • Prescher C., Weigel C., McCammon C., Narygina O., Potapkin V., Kupenko I., Sinmyo R., Chumakov A., Dubrovinsky L. (). Iron spin state in silicate glass at high pressure: Implications for melts in the Earth's lower mantle. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 385(null), 130-136. doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2013.10.040.
    • Sinmyo R., Bykova E., McCammon C., Kupenko I., Potapkin V., Dubrovinsky L. (). Crystal chemistry of Fe3+-bearing (Mg, Fe)SiO3 perovskite: A single-crystal X-ray diffraction study. Physics and Chemistry of Minerals, 41(6), 409-417. doi: 10.1007/s00269-013-0639-8.
    • Sinmyo R., Glazyrin K., McCammon C., Kupenko I., Kantor A., Potapkin V., Chumakov A., Rüffer R., Dubrovinsky L. (). The influence of solid solution on elastic wave velocity determination in (Mg,Fe)O using nuclear inelastic scattering. Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 229(null), 16-23. doi: 10.1016/j.pepi.2013.12.002.

    Articles in Journals
    • Akchurin M., Zakalyukin R., Kupenko I. (). Energy estimates of twinning processes in cubic single crystals. Journal of Surface Investigation, 7(3), 485-487. doi: 10.1134/S1027451013030038.
    • Potapkin V., McCammon C., Glazyrin K., Kantor A., Kupenko I., Prescher C., Sinmyo R., Smirnov G., Chumakov A., Rüffer R., Dubrovinsky L. (). Effect of iron oxidation state on the electrical conductivity of the Earth's lower mantle. Nature Communications, 4(null). doi: 10.1038/ncomms2436.
    • McCammon C., Glazyrin K., Kantor A., Kantor I., Kupenko I., Narygina O., Potapkin V., Prescher C., Sinmyo R., Chumakov A., Rüffer R., Sergueev I., Smirnov G., Dubrovinsky L. (). Iron spin state in silicate perovskite at conditions of the Earth's deep interior. High Pressure Research, 33(3), 663-672. doi: 10.1080/08957959.2013.805217.

    • Kupenko I., Dubrovinsky L., Dmitriev V., Dubrovinskaia N. (). In situ Raman spectroscopic study of the pressure induced structural changes in ammonia borane. Journal of Chemical Physics, 137(7). doi: 10.1063/1.4746074.
    • Kupenko I., Dubrovinsky L., Dubrovinskaia N., McCammon C., Glazyrin K., Bykova E., Ballaran T., Sinmyo R., Chumakov A., Potapkin V., Kantor A., Rüffer R., Hanfland M., Crichton W., Merlini M. (). Portable double-sided laser-heating system for Mössbauer spectroscopy and X-ray diffraction experiments at synchrotron facilities with diamond anvil cells. Review of Scientific Instruments, 83(12). doi: 10.1063/1.4772458.
    • Merlini M., Crichton W., Hanfland M., Gemmi M., Müller H., Kupenko I., Dubrovinsky L. (). Structures of dolomite at ultrahigh pressure and their influence on the deep carbon cycle. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 109(34), 13509-13514. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1201336109.

    • Akchurin M., Gainutdinov R., Kupenko I., Yagi K., Ueda K., Shirakava A., Kaminskii A. (). Lutetium-aluminum garnet laser ceramics. Doklady Physics, 56(12), 589-592. doi: 10.1134/S102833581112007X.

    • Akchurin M., Gaǐnutdinov R., Kupenko I., Taranov A., Hazanov E., Yagi H., Ueda K., Shirakawa A., Tokurakawa M., Kaminskiǐ A. (). New oxide ceramics {YGd2}[Sc2](Al2Ga) O12 with a partially disordered "garnet" structure as a matrix for the Ln3+ laser activator ions: Some physical properties. Doklady Physics, 55(11), 537-540. doi: 10.1134/S1028335810110029.
    • Akchurin M., Zakalyukin R., Kaminsky A., Kupenko I. (). Role of twinning in plastic deformation. Crystallography Reports, 55(4), 621-625. doi: 10.1134/S1063774510040140.
    • Akchurin M., Zakalyukin R., Kovalchuk M., Kupenko I. (). Mechanical twinning of yttrium oxide single crystals. Journal of Surface Investigation, 4(6), 923-927. doi: 10.1134/S102745101006008X.

    • Akchurin M., Zakalyukin R., KaminskiI A., Kupenko I. (). Twinning as a possible mechanism of stress relaxation accompanying the formation of refractory crystalline oxides: Polycrystalline ceramics and single crystals. Doklady Physics, 54(8), 367-369. doi: 10.1134/S1028335809080047.