Science and Technology

Science and Engineering provides an international channel for the publication of theoretical and experimental studies. The journal publishes issues of rigorous and original contributions devoted to a wide range of subfields in the engineering and sciences.

Andrey Koptyug

Editor-in-Chief of Science and Technology

Associate Professor, Department of Engineering and Sustainable Development, Mid Sweden University, Sweden

Research Areas

Material Science, Additive Manufacturing, Physical Chemistry, Biomedicine, Electronics, Signal Processing, Electromagnetics


1988Ph. DChemical Physics, Institute of Chemical Kinetics and Combustion, Novosibirsk, Russia


2002-present Associate Professor, Department of Engineering and Sustainable Development, Mid-Sweden University, Ostersund, Sweden
1999-2002Associate Professor of Electronics Design, Project JEPP, Institute of Information Technology, Mid-Sweden University, Ostersund, Sweden
1998-1999Research Officer, Department of Fluid Engineering and Instrumentation, Cranfield University, Cranfield, UK
1995-1998Research Fellow in the NMR group, Department of Bio-Medical Physics and Bioengineering, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
1994-1995Visiting Scientist in the Laboratory of Molecular Spectroscopy, University of Nijmegen, the Netherlands
1993-1994Visiting Scientist, Department of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, University of Essex, United Kingdom
1991-1993Visiting Research Scientist, Chemical Physics Laboratory, Linköping University
1980-1991Research Scientist in the Laboratory of Research Methods for Physical Chemistry, Institute of Chemical Kinetics and Combustion, Siberian Branch of the Russian

Academic Achievement

Top USSR State award for the young scientists (with co-authors)-1987
2d Prize, Venture Cup Nord, (with co-authors)-2004, May, Umeå
1st Prize, Invention Cup Nord, (with co-authors)-2004, October, Sundsvall

Publications: Conferences/Workshops/Symposiums/Journals/Books

[1]  A. Koptioug, E. Mamontov, T. Myrberg, and Yu. Sukhovey, Software for pretherapeutic design of tumor/patient-individual tumor-eradicating drug regimens, Communications in Applied and Industrial Mathematics, accepted, 2011.
[2]  E. Mamontov, K. Psiuk-Maksymowicz, and A. Koptioug, "Stochastic mechanics in the context of the properties of living systems," Mathl Comput. Modelling, vol. 44, pp. 595-607, October 2006.
[3]  E. Mamontov, A. V. Koptioug, and K. Psiuk-Maksymowicz, "The minimal, phase-transition model for the cell-number maintenance by the hyperplasia-extended homeorhesis," Acta Biotheoretica, vol. 54, no. 2, pp. 61-101, June 2006.
[4]  E. Mamontov, K. Psiuk-Maksymowicz, and A. Koptioug, "What stochastic mechanics are relevant to the study of living systems?" Proceedings of the Latvian Academy of Sciences, vol. 59, pp. 20-27, no. 6 (641), 2005.
[5]  M. Piotrowska, E. Mamontov, A. Peterson, A. Koptioug (2008), "A model and simulation for homeorhesis in the motion of a single individual", Mathl Comput. Modelling, vol. 48(7-8), pp. 1122-1143, 2008
[6]  A. Koptioug, L.-E. Rännar, M. Bäckström, R.P. Klingvall, "Electron Beam Melting: Moving from Macro-to Micro-and Nanoscale", Proceedings of the Intl. Conference on Processing and Manufacturing of Advanced Materials, THERMEC-2011, Quebec, Canada, August 1-5, 2011
[7]  M. Cronskär, L.-E. Rännar, M. Bäckström, A. Koptioug, "Application of electron beam melting to titanium hip stem implants", Proceedings of Intl. Conference on Additive Technologies, September 17-18, Ptuj, Slovenia, 2008
[8]  J. Sidén, M. Fein, A. Koptyug, H.-E. Nilsson; "Logos as RFID Tag Antennas", International Journal on Wireless and Optical Communications RFID special issue, vol. 5(1), 85-96, 2008
[9]  H.-E. Nilsson, J. Sidén, A. Koptioug, S. Hussain, T. Olsson, P. Jonsson, "Evaluation of a printed patch antenna for robust microwave RFID tags", IET Microwaves Antennas & Propagation, vol. 1(3), 776-781, 2007
[10]  J. Sidén, M. Fein, A. Koptioug, H.-E. Nilsson, " Printed Antennas with Variable Conductive Ink Layer Thickness", IET Microwaves Antennas & Propagation, 1(2), 401-407, 2007
[11]  A. Koptioug, J. Sidén, M. Gulliksson, H.-E.Nilsson, "An Action Activated and Self Powered Wireless Forest Fire Detector", 1st International Conference on Wireless Sensor and Actor Networks (WSAN'07 Albacete, SPAIN, SEP 24-26, 2007 IFIP WG 6 8 (pp. 47-58), 2007
[12]  T. Olsson, A. Koptioug, "Statistical analysis of antenna robustness", IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol.53(1), 566-568, 2005
[13]  T. Olsson, J. Sidén, A. Koptioug, " Robustness comparison of bow-tie and dipole antennas" IEE Proceedings-Microwaves Antennas and Propagation, 151(6), 525-529, 2005
[14]  H.-E. Nilsson, J. Sidén, T. Unander, T. Olsson, P. Jonsson, A. Koptioug, M. Gulliksson, "Characterization of moisture sensor based on printed Carbon-Zinc energy cell", Polytronic 2005 (pp. 82-85). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE, 2005
[15]  J. Sidén, T. Olsson, A. Koptioug, H.-E. Nilsson, "Reduced Amount of Conductive Ink with Gridded Printed Antennas", Polytronic 2005 (pp. 86-89). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE, 2005
[16]  M.A. Foster, I.A. Grigor'ev, D.J. Lurie, V-V. Khramtsov, S. McCallum, I. Panagiotelis, J.M.S. Hutchison, A. Koptioug, I. Nicholson, "In Vivo Detection of a pH-Sensitive Nitroxide in the Rat Stomach by Low-Field ESR-Based Techniques", Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, vol. 49, pp. 558-567, 2003
[17]  A. Koptioug, E. J. Reijerse, A. A. K. Klaassen, "Application of Time-Variable Feedback to the Input Amplifier of Pulse Magnetic Resonance Spectrometers: Experimental Studies", Applied Magnetic Resonance, Nr. 22/4, 2002
[18]  A. Koptioug, "Application of the Time-Variable Feedback to the Input Amplifiers of Pulse Magnetic Resonance Spectrometers: Theoretical Considerations", Applied Magnetic Resonance, Nr. 22/4, 2002
[19]  A. Koptioug, E. Mamontov, Yu. Sukhyovey, "Towards individualized drug therapy", (part 1), Science First Hand, vol. 2(38), 90-97, 2011
[20]  A. Koptioug, L. Ananiev, J. Äström, "How to Make Perfect Snow", Science First Hand, vol. 1 (7), 122-133, 2006
[21]  M. Bäckström, A. Koptioug, M. Tinnsten, " People and Skis", Science-First Hand, vol. 2 (3), 110-125, 2006