Goran Karapetrov is a physicist at the Materials Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory, and a Senior Researcher at the Institute of Electrical Engineering, Slovak Academy of Sciences. Goran’s research has been focused on the investigation of the interplay of magnetism and superconductivity on the atomic scale using low-temperature scanning probe techniques. He received an M.S. degree in physics from Moscow State University, Russia, and a Ph.D. in physics from Oregon State University. Goran came to Argonne in 1997 as a postdoctoral researcher and has been a permanent member of the Materials Science Division since 2000.