Birth: August 4, 1957
Academic degree and rank: Doctor of Engineering, Professor
Expert in geomonitoring, geoinformation science, automation and control of mining in integrated subsoil management. Contributed greatly to the advance in automated control of mine air and water, as well as geodynamic behavior of rocks; promoted improvement of instrumentation for automated control of process flows in mining.
Headed Giprougleavtomatizatsia (Design Institute for Automation of Coal Mining)
Since 2010 heads the Laboratory for Geotechnical Risks in Gas-Bearing Coal and Ore Mining at IPKON.
Author of more than 280 scientific papers out of which 130 articles are published in peer-reviewed journals. Author and coauthor of 12 monographs. Holder of 18 certificates on intellectual activity, including 12 patents of invention.
Affiliation: Institute of Comprehensive Exploitation of Mineral Resources-IPKON, Russian Academy of Sciences
4 Kryukovskii tupik, Moscow, 111020 Russia