Senior Researcher of the laboratory of catalysis of polymerization processes of the Research Institute for Physical Chemical Problems of the Belarusian State University, Ph.D.
h-index(Scopus) – 2
h-index(Googlescience) – 2
2009-2014 – Faculty of Chemistry, Belarusian State University;
2014-2015 – Master Courses, Belarusian State University;
2005 – Degree of master of natural sciences;
2015-2018 – PhD courses, Belarusian State University;
2019 – Doctoral Degree in Сhemistry. Ph.D. thesis at the Institute of Physical and Organic Chemistry of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Belarus. Thesis title: Synthesis of functionalized polystyrenes, polyisobutylenes and their block-copolymers with D,L-lactide and ɛ-caprolactone.
2010 – 2012 – Technic, Research Institute for Physical Chemical Problems, Belarusian State University;
2014 – 2015 – Trainee of Junior Researcher, Research Institute for Physical Chemical Problems, Belarusian State University;
2015 – 2018 – Junior Researcher, Research Institute for Physical Chemical Problems, Belarusian State University;
2019 – Researcher, Research Institute for Physical Chemical Problems, Belarusian State University;
Since 2020 – Senior Researcher, Research Institute for Physical Chemical Problems, Belarusian State University.
Current research activity:
Synthesis of functional polymers based on styrene and isobutylene, and they block-copolymers. Ring-opening polymerization of cyclic esters (such as lactide and caprolactone) in the presence of macroinitiators and organocatalysts. Precise synthesis of macromolecular architectures. Quantum chemical calculations for the prediction of the polymerization mechanism.
1.Vasilenko I.V., Nikishev P.A., Shiman D.I., Kostjuk S.V. Cationic Polymerization of Isobutylene in Toluene: Toward Well-Defined exo-Olefin Terminated Medium Molecular Weight Polyisobutylenes under Mild Conditions. Polym. Chem., 2017, 8, 1417 –1425.
2. Meleshko T.K., Kashina A.V., Saprykina N.N., Kostyuk S.V., Vasilenko I.V., Nikishev P.A., Yakimanskii A.V. Synthesis and morphology of polycaprolactone–block-polyimide–block-polycaprolactone triblock copolymers for film separation membranes. Russ. J. Appl. Chem., 2017, 90, 602−612.
3. Nikishev P.A., Piskun Yu.A., Vasilenko I.V., Gaponik L.V., Timashev P.S, Akovanceva A.A., Kostjuk S.V. Synthesis of Block-Copolymers of Styrene and D,L-Lactide via Consecutive Controlled Cationic Polymerization and Anionic Ring-Opening Polymerization. Polym. Sci. Ser B., 2017, 59(5), 413-423.
4. Rezvova M.A., Ovcharenko E.A., Nikishev P.A., KostyukS.V., Glushkova T.V., Trebushat D.V., Chernonosova V.S., Shevelev G.Yu., Klyshnikov K.Yu., Kudryavtseva Yu.A., Barabash L.S.Prospects for Using Styrene-Isobutylene-Styrene (SIBS) Triblock Copolymer as a Cusp Material for Leaflet Heart Valve Prostheses: Evaluation of Physicochemical and Mechanical Properties. Russ. J. Appl. Chem., 2019, 92(1), 9–19.
5.Shiman D.I., Sayevich V., Meerbach C., Nikishau P.A., Vasilenko I.V., Gaponik N., Kostjuk S.V., Lesnyak V. Robust Polymer Matrix Based on Isobutylene (Co)polymers for Efficient Encapsulation of Colloidal Semiconductor Nanocrystals. ACS Appl. NanoMater, 2019, 2(2), 956–963.
6.Nikishau P., Ksendzov E., Shiman D., Gaponik L., Kostjuk S. Synthesis of functionalized polyisobutylene and its block copolymers with D, L-lactide. Journal of the Belarusian State University. Chemistry, 2019, 2, 40–50.
7.Ovcharenko E., Rezvova M., Nikishau P., Kostjuk S., Glushkova T., Antonova L., Trebushat D., Akentieva, T., Shishkova D., Krivikina E., Klyshnikov K., Kudryavtseva Y., Barbarash L. Polyisobutylene-Based Thermoplastic Elastomers for Manufacturing Polymeric Heart Valve Leaflets: In Vitro and In Vivo Results. Appl. Sci. 2019, 9, 4773.