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Pavel Kraikivski

Dr. Pavel Kraikivski

Department of Biological Sciences
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, USA

Email: kraikivski@gmail.com, pavelkr@vt.edu


Qualifications

2005 Ph.D., The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
2000
M.Sc., St.-Petersburg State Technical University, Russia
1996
B.Sc., St.-Petersburg State Technical University, Russia


Publications (Selected)

  1. Kraikivski P., R. Lipowsky, and J. Kierfeld. Filament Crossing and Ordering in Gliding Assays for Motor Proteins. In submition to Biophys. J.
  2. Lomakin A. J.*, P. Kraikivski*, I. Semenova, I. Zaliapin, E. Nadezhdina, B. M. Slepchenko, A. Akhmanova, and V. Rodionov. 2011. Stimulation of the CLIP-170-dependent capture of membrane organelles by microtubules through fine-tuning of microtubule assembly dynamics. (*co-first author), Mol. Biol. Cell. 22(21):4029-37.
  3. Novak I. L., F. Gao, P. Kraikivski, and B. M. Slepchenko. 2011. Diffusion amid random overlapping obstacles: Similarities, invariants, approximations. J. Chem. Phys. 134, 154104.
  4. Kraikivski P., and B. M. Slepchenko. 2010. Quantifying a pathway: Kinetic analysis of actin dendritic nucleation. Biophys. J. 99(3) 708-715 (Featured Article).
  5. Lomakin A. J., I. Semenova, I. Zaliapin, P. Kraikivski, E. Nadezhdina, B. M. Slepchenko, A. Akhmanova, and V. Rodionov. 2009. CLIP-170-Dependent Capture of Membrane Organelles by Microtubules Initiates Minus-End Directed Transport. Dev. Cell 17: 323–333.
  6. Novak I. L., P. Kraikivski, and B. M. Slepchenko. 2009. Diffusion in Cytoplasm: Effects of Excluded Volume Due to Internal Membranes and Cytoskeletal Structures. Biophys. J. 97:758­767.
  7. Kraikivski P., B. M. Slepchenko, and I. L. Novak. 2008. Actin Bundling: Initiation Mechanisms and Kinetics. Phys. Rev. Lett. 101:128102(4).
  8. Kierfeld J., K. Frentzel, P. Kraikivski, and R. Lipowsky. 2008. Active dynamics of filaments in motility assays. Eur. Phys. J. Special Topics 157:123-133.
  9. Kraikivski P., B. Pouligny, R. Dimova. 2006. Implementing both short- and long-working­distance optical trappings into a commercial microscope. Rev. Sci. Instrum. 77:113703(10).
  10. Kierfeld J., P. Kraikivski, and R. Lipowsky. 2006. Filament Ordering and Clustering by Molecular Motors in Motility Assays. Biophys. Rev. Lett. 1:363-374.
  11. Kierfeld J., P. Gutjahr, T. Kühne, P. Kraikivski, and R. Lipowsky. 2006. Buckling, Bundling, and Pattern Formation: From Semi-Flexible Polymers to Assemblies of Interacting Filaments. J. Comput. Theor. Nanosci. 3:898-911.
  12. Kraikivski P., R. Lipowsky and J. Kierfeld 2006. Enhanced Ordering of Interacting Filaments by Molecular Motors. Phys. Rev. Lett. 96:258103(4).
  13. Kraikivski P., R. Lipowsky and J. Kierfeld 2005. Point force manipulation and activated dynamics of polymers adsorbed on structured substrates.Europhys. Lett. 71:138-144.
  14. Kraikivski P., R. Lipowsky and J. Kierfeld 2005. Activated dynamics of semiflexible polymers on structured substrates. Eur. Phys. J. E. 16:319-340.
  15. Kraikivski P., L.N. Gall. 2004. Optical tweezers: applications in biophysics. Nauch. Priborostroenie (Scientific Instrumentation) 14(1): 10-17.
  16. Kraikivski P., L.N. Gall. 2004. Measuring forces and velocities of motor proteins by a trapped microtubule. Nauch. Priborostroenie (Scientific Instrumentation) 14(3): 48-56.
  17. Kraikivski P., R. Lipowsky and J. Kierfeld 2004. Barrier crossing of semiflexible polymers. Europhys. Lett. 66:763-769.
  18. Kraikivski P. and B. M. Slepchenko. 2010. Kinetic Analysis of Actin Dendritic Nucleation from a Physicist's Standpoint. Biophys. J. 98(3) pp. 556A.
  19. Kraikivski P., Novak I., Slepchenko B.M. 2007. A model of protruding lamellipodia: stability of the shape and filopodial extensions. Biophys. J. pp. 482A.
  20. Kraikivski P., Lipowsky R., Kierfeld J. 2007. Active filament ordering in motility assays for motor proteins. Biophys. J. pp. 483A.
  21. Novak I. L., Kraikivski P., Slepchenko B. M. 2007. Effects of crowding on intracellular diffusion. Biophys. J. pp. 564A.
  22. Kraikivski P., Kierfeld J., Lipowsky R. 2005. Simulation of collective filament   dynamics in motility assays for motor proteins. Biophys. J. 88(1) pp. 502A


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