professor, Department of General Physics and Solid State Physics,

Faculty of Physics and Mathematics

Building number 7, 2nd floor, auditorium 205

Works in KPI from 2013

Teaches at faculties: Physics and Mathematics

Disciplines: Solid State Physics: special course "Special Sections on Solid State Physics and Surface Physics"


Higher, Taras Shevchenko Kyiv State University, Faculty of Physics, 1969


Doctor of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, specialty: "Solid State Physics", 1990p.

Academic status:

Senior Researcher, 1985p.


Recent methodological work:

1. О. М. Габович, Н. О. Габович. Як у загальноосвітній школі викладати сучасну фізику. „Основа”, Харків, 2008, 111 стор.
2. A. M. Gabovich, V. I. Kuznetsov. What do we mean when using the acronym 'BCS'? The Bardeen–Cooper–Schrieffer theory of superconductivity // Eur. J. Phys., 2013, v. 34, N 2, p. 371-382.

Scientific works:

2016 - Spatial distribution of superconducting and charge-density-wave order parameters in cuprates and its influence on the quasiparticle tunnel current

2016 - Electrostatic charge-charge and dipole-dipole interactions near the surface of a medium with screening non-locality

2015 - Gap Structures of A-15 Alloys from the Superconducting and Normal-State Break-Junction Tunnelling

2015 - Quasiparticle current along the c axis in junctions involving d-wave superconductors partially gapped by charge density waves

2015 - Stationary Josephson current as a tool to detect charge density waves in high-Tc oxides

2014 - Anomalous temperature dependence of the stationary Josephson tunnel current in junctions between d-wave superconductors

2014 - Tunneling spectra of break junctions involving Nb3Sn

2014 - Measurements of Stationary Josephson Current between High-Tc Oxides as a Tool to Detect Charge Density Waves

2014 - Variable electronic stripe structures of the parent iron-chalcogenide superconductor Fe1+dTe observed by STM-STS

2014 - Stationary Josephson current in junctions involving d-wave superconductors with charge density waves: the temperature dependence and deviations from the law of corresponding states

2014 - Tunneling STM/STS and break-junction spectroscopy of the layered nitro-chloride superconductors MNCl (M = Ti, Hf, Zr)

2013 - Charge density waves as the origin of dip-hump structures in differential tunneling conductance of cuprates: the case of d-wave superconductivity

2013 - Superconducting b-ZrNClx probed by scanning-tunnelling and break-junction spectroscopy

2013 - Orientation peculiarities of dc Josephson tunneling between d-wave superconductors with charge density waves

2013 - Scanning-tunneling microscopy/spectroscopy and break-junction tunneling spectroscopy of FeSe1–xTex

2013 - What do we mean when using the acronym ‘BCS’? The Bardeen–Cooper–Schrieffer theory of superconductivity

2013 - Tunneling break-junction measurements of the superconducting gap in Y2C3

2013 - Stationary Josephson Effect in Junctions Made ofd-Wave Superconductors with Charge Density Waves

2013 - Charge density waves in d-wave superconductors: thermodynamics and Josephson tunneling

2012 - Role of dipole image forces in molecular adsorption

2012 - Dynamic image forces near a metal surface and the point-charge motion

2012 - Image forces for a point-like dipole near a plane metal surface: An account of the spatial dispersion of dielectric permittivity

2012 - dc Josephson Current Between an Isotropic and a d-Wave or Extended s-Wave Partially Gapped Charge Density Wave Superconductor

2011 - d-Wave Superconductivity and s-Wave Charge DensityWaves:Coexistence between Order Parameters of Different Origin and Symmetry

2011 - The phase diagram for coexisting d-wave superconductivity and charge-density waves: cuprates and beyond

2010 - Interplay between charge-density-wave gapping and d-wave superconductivity in high-Tc oxides

2010 - STM/STS measurements of the layered superconductor b-HfNCl1x

2010 - Tunneling break-junction spectroscopy on the superconductor NdFeAs(O0.9F0.1)

2010 - Scanning tunneling spectroscopy and break junction spectroscopy on iron-oxypnictide superconductor NdFeAs(O0.9F0.1)

2010 - Tunneling spectroscopy of layered superconductors: intercalated Li0.48(C4H8O)xHfNCl and De-intercalated HfNCl0.7

2010 - Coexistence of charge density waves and d-wave superconductivity in cuprates. Sharing of the Fermi surface

2010 - Charge Density Waves in Partially Dielectrized dPairing Superconductors


2009 - Model for the coexistence of d-wave superconducting and charge-density-wave order parameters in high-temperature cuprate superconductors

2009 - Mechanical stability of proteins

2009 - Competition of Superconductivity and Charge DensityWaves in Cuprates: Recent Evidence and Interpretation

2009 - Semiconducting gap of Nd1.85Ce0.15CuO4 revealed by break￾junction tunnelling spectroscopy

2008 - Synthesis and transport properties of solid solutions Sr1−xKxPbO3−yFy (0 ≤ x, y ≤ 0.20)

2008 - Temperature-dependent pseudogap-like features in tunnel spectra of high-Tc cuprates as a manifestation of charge-density waves

2008 - Tunnel spectra of junctions involving BSCCO and other cuprates: Superconducting and charge-density-wave gapping

2008 - New method for deciphering free energy landscape of three-state proteins

2007 - Analysis of the pseudogap-related structure in tunneling spectra of superconducting Bi2Sr2CaCu2O8+ revealed by the break-junction technique

2007 - Effect of Charge Density Waves on the Tunnel Spectra of the Bi2Sr2CaCu2O8 + d Superconductor

2007 - How to explain the non-zero mass of electromagnetic radiation consisting of zero-mass photons

2007 - Charge-density-wave origin of the dip-hump structure in tunnel spectra of the BSCCO superconductor

2006 - Spin-Dependent Tunneling in Junctions Containing Metals with Charge Density Waves in a Magnetic Field

2002 - Charge- and spin-density waves in existing superconductors: competition between Cooper pairingand Peierls or excitonic instabilities



  1. 1. III International Workshop on Point-Contact Spectroscopy (PCS-2014), 08-11 
    September, 2014, Kharkiv, Ukraine.
    T. Ekino, A. Sugimoto, Y. Sakai, A. M. Gabovich, J. Akimitsu. Tunneling spectra of break junctions
     involving Nb3Sn.
  2. International research and practice conference: Nanotechnology and Nanomaterials 
    (NANO-2014) 27.08.14 – 30.08.14, Lviv, UkraineA. M. Gabovich, Mai Suan Li, H. Szymczak, A. I. Voitenko. Stationary Josephson tunnel 
    current in junctions involving d-wave superconductors with charge density waves.
  3. V International Symposium on Strong Nonlinear Vibronic and Electronic Interactions in Solids, 
    29.04.15 - 04.05.2015, Tartu, Estonia (Invited talk). 
    A. M. Gabovich, Mai Suan Li, H. Szymczak, A. I. Voitenko. Competition between 
    d-wave superconductivity and charge density waves: energy gaps and tunneling.


A device with many Josephson junctions and a method of its production. N.A.Belous, A.M.Gabovich, I.V.Lezhnenko, D.P.Moiseev, and S.K.Uvarova. The authors' certificate N 1034548. Priority from 25 March, 1981. Published on 8 April, 1983.

Collaboration with academic institutions:

1. Institute of Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland.

2. Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan.

3. Liege University, Liege, Belgium.

4. Bristol University, Bristol, UK.