Ph.D. University of California, Riverside (2012) B.S. M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University (2008) banishev@illinois.edu   Alexandr Bansihev is a Postdoctoral Research Associate at Prof. Dana Dlott group. His research interests are focused on study materials behavior under shock compression and development of sub-nanosecond emission pressure sensors. Before join to the group, he was studying quantum fluctuations through measurement Casimir effect between different materials and geometries at University of California-Riverside.