Professor of Mathematical Biology
DATE OF BIRTH 21.03.1931
EDUCATION 1948-1953 Kiev State University
DEGREES 1953 Theoretical Physics
1967 Ph.D. (Physics and Mathematics)
1975 Doctor of Sciences: second doctoral degree (Physics and Mathematics)
2003 - Chief Researcher, Department of Theoretical Research, Institute of Biophysics, Russian Academy of Sciences, Siberian Branch (SB RAS), Krasnoyarsk, Russia
1988 - 2003 Head, Department of Theoretical Research, Institute of Biophysics, SB RAS, Krasnoyarsk
1975 - 1988 Head, Mathematical Methods of Research Laboratory, Institute of Forestry, SB RAS, Krasnoyarsk
1963 - 1975 - Research Fellow, Department of Theoretical Research, Institute of Physics, SB RAS, Krasnoyarsk
Work at International Research Centres:
January - February 2001, 2002 - Institut des Hautes Etudes Scientifique, Bur-sur-Ivette, France.
March 2002 - Courant Institute, New York, New York, USA
Complex systems modelling and simulation
Environmental catastrophes, evolutionary processes
Economics of environmental management
1998 - 2008 - formation mechanism of ozone holes;
mathematical modeling of tumor growth; methods for exact numerical estimation of the efficacy of anti-cancer pharmaceutical substances;
global change mechanisms (greenhouse effect, pollution dynamics, etc.);
1978 - 2008 - optimization of forest management;
1983 - 2008 -methods for deciphering forest images;
1978 - 2000 - classification of insect outbreaks based on the systems of equations for insect population dynamics;
1974 - 1979 - stability principle for insect population dynamics;
approach to prediction of population dynamics on the basis of experimental phase trajectories;
1967 - 1975 - magnet film theory, behaviour of magnetic films in high-frequency fields
Has organized and trained three groups of researchers for mathematical simulation of biological processes and ecosystems.
More than 40 of his students have defended Ph.D. in biology and physics. Nine of them have defended doctoral dissertations (D.Sc.degree)
Catastrophes in Nature and Society: Mathematical Models (with AI Fet and VA Okhonin), World Scientific, 2007, 450 pp.
Insects-phylophages in Urban Parks: species contents and peculiarities of number dynamics (with OV Tarasova, AV Kovalev, and VG Soukhovolsky), Nauka, Novosibirsk, 2004, 179 pp. [In Russian]
Population Dynamics of Forest Insects (with AS Isaev, LV Nedozerov, YP Kondakov, VV Kiselev, and VG Soukhovolsky), Nauka, Moscow, 2001, 374 pp. [in Russian]
Nature and Society: modelling catastrophes (with AI Fet), Sibirskii Khronograph, Novosibirsk, 1999, 343 pp. [in Russian]
Temporal and Spatial Structure of Boreal Forests (with AI Buzykin), Nauka, Novosibirsk, 1985, 246 pp. [in Russian]
Number Dynamics of Forest Insects (with AS Isaev, LV Nedozerov, YP Kondakov, VV Kiselev), Nauka, Novosibirsk, 1984, 390 pp. [in Russian]
Population Dynamics in Modelling Tumour Growth" (with VA Slepkov and VG Soukhovolsky), Biophysics (Moscow), vol 52, 2007, pp. 733-740 (in Russian).
"Modelling Tumour Growth and Formation" (with VA Slepkov and VG Soukhovolsky), Doklady, Russian Academy of Sciences (Moscow), vol 411, 4, 2006 (in Russian).
"The Effect of Biota on Global Climate" (with DA Semenov), Biophysica (Moscow), vol 50, 4, 2005, pp. 748-752 (in Russian).
"Identification of Random Field of Points" (with I.A. Agapov and V.B. Kashkin), Signal Processing: Image Communication, vol 13 1998, pp. 21 - 43.
"Dynamics of Forest Insect Density: Bifurcation Approach" (with A.D. Bazykin, F.S. Berezovskaya, and A.S. Isaev), J. Theor. Biol. 1997, 186, pp. 267 - 278.
"Effects of Indirect Impact of Environmental Protection Bodies on Ecology and Economy" (with A. Michailovskaya), in R.G. Khlebopros (ed.) Global & Regional Ecological Problems (Krasnoyarsk, 1994), pp.135-140.
"Socio-Economic Estimation of Ecological Objects (Two Limiting Cases of the Hierarchy of Characteristic Times)" in R.G.Khlebopros (ed.) Global & Regional Ecological Problems (Krasnoyarsk, 1994),pp.140-160.
"Structure and Dynamics of Trees Populations" (with A. Buzykin, V.Gavrikov, and O. Sekretenko) " in R.G. Khlebopros (ed.) Global &Regional Ecological Problems (Krasnoyarsk, 1994), pp.339-363.
"Computer Analytical Modelling of Tree Crown" (with F.Beresovskaya), TREES, v.10, N 4, 1996 pp. 451-459
"Fighting a Forest Pest" (with A.S.Isaev), Nature, v.241, 5391, 1973