Birth: March 8, 1947
Education: in 1971 graduated from the Moscow Institute of Steel and Alloys with qualification on Mineral Dressing; 1974–1977—full-time postgraduate courses at the Institute of Earth’ Physics of the USSR Academy of Sciences (Sector of Physical and Technical Mining Problems); in 32005 defended his doctoral theses: Theoretical Development and High-Performance Column Equipment Design for Pulsating Pneumatic Flotation
Academic degree and rank: Doctor of Engineering
Area of research expertise: Mineral beneficiation, nonconventional mineral raw materials, flotation technology and equipment, inter-phase interaction in flotation, colloid chemistry, combination methods of mineral processing and integrated use.
Professional activities: researcher at the Institute of Comprehensive Exploitation of Mineral Resources—IPKON, Russian Academy of Sciences since 1977; Principal Researcher and Head of Laboratory for Integrated Processing of Nonconventional Mineral Raw Materials
Certificates and membership:
• full member of the Academy of Mining Sciences—Diploma No. 867;
• expert of Russia on subsoil use (Section of Solid Minerals) at the National Association on Subsoil Examination—Certificate No. 65 dated February 7, 2008 .
Author and coauthor of more than 220 publications, including 3 monographs, 1 tutorial, 13 patents and author’s certificates on invention.
Institute of Comprehensive Exploitation of Mineral Resources—IPKON RAS, 4 Kryukovskii tupik, Moscow, 111020 Russia