Dr. Andriy Shevchenko is a finnish physicist. He received his D.Sc. (Tech.) degree from Helsinki University of Technology in 2004. In 2007, he was appointed as Docent in optical physics, and since 2012, he holds the position of University Lecturer at Aalto University, Finland. He is the author of more than 100 scientific publications in international journals and conference proceedings. He acted as a member of academic committees for scientific conferences, as an evaluator of scientific proposals and activities, e.g., for ERC Advanced Grant, and as a referee for many scientific journals. He currently acts as a Topical Editor for Optics Letters.