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Bogoliubov Laboratory  of  Theoretical  Physics 


V i k t o r  V a s i l' e v i c h  V o r o n o v

Director of the Bogoliubov Laboratory of Theoretical Physics, JINR

Viktor Vasil'evich Voronov, Doctor of Physics and Mathematics.

Institution, address:
Bogoliubov Laboratory Theoretical Physics
Joint Institute for Nuclear Research, 141980 Dubna, Russia

Phones     : (7-49621) 65-382 / 65-383
Fax     : (7-49621) 65-084
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Born: 12 November 1946, Moscow, USSR

Education: (years, institutions, degrees, title of thesis)

1965 - 1971 Moscow State University, Physics Department

1971 - 1974 PhD student, Moscow State University, Physics Dep.

1974 Candidate of Physics and Mathematics («Investigations of Properties of the Highly Excited States within the Semimicroscopic Approach», superviser Prof. V. G. Soloviev)

1986 Doctor of Physics and Mathematics («Microscopic Description of the Nucleon and Radiative Strength Functions of Spherical Nuclei»)

Professional activity:

1974 - 1975 Junior Research Scientist, Laboratory of Theoretical Physics (LTP)

1975 - 1978 Research Scientist, LTP

1978 - 1986 Senior Research Scientist, LTP

1987 - 1992 Leading Research Scientist, LTP

1992 - 1998 Nuclear Structure Group Leader, LTP

1993 - 1994 Deputy Leader of «Nuclear Theory» division of the Bogoliubov Laboratory of Theoretical Physics (BLTP)

1995 Leader of «Nuclear Theory» division of BLTP

1998 - 2007 Deputy Director, BLTP

Since 2007 Director, BLTP

Educational activities:

1990 School "Nuclear Physics and Elementary Particle Physics" for young scientists, Uzhgorod

1992 Moscow State University

1982, 1985, 1986 JINR Schools of Nuclear and Neutron Physics

2004 - 2012 Lectures on Nuclear Physics and Elementary Particle Physics at Tver State University

Since 2004 Professor of Tver State University

2010–2011 Lectures on many-body methods in nuclear physics at the University "Dubna"

Scientific and organizational activity:

Chairman and member of the Organizing Committees of JINR international schools and conferences held in 1980, 1985, 1989, 1992, 1994–2006

Since 1993 Member of the Scientifi c-Technical Council of BLTP

1994 - 1999 Member of the Steering Committee of the Heisenberg–Landau Programme

Since 1999 Member of the Scientific and Technical Council of JINR

Since 2000 Co-chairman of the Scientific Council of BLTP

Since 2000 Member of the Steering Committee of the Votruba–Blokhintsev Programme

Since 2004 Coordinator of the Titeica–Markov Programme

Since 2004 Member of the editorial board of the journal "Particles & Nuclei"

Since 2010 Chairman of the BLTP Thesis Board

2000–2010 Co-chairman of the BLTP Scientifi c Council

Since 2010 Chairman of the BLTP Scientifi c Council

Scientific interests:
Theoretical nuclear physics: studies of the structure of low-lying and highly excited nuclear states based on the microscopic methods, investigation into the excitation and decay mechanisms of such states

Author of 140 scientific papers and 1 monograph

Prizes, honorary titles, state awards:

The First Prize of the JINR competition of scientifi c papers in 1978 and 2002

2004 Encouragement Prize in JINR

2005 Decoration in labour "Veteran of Atomic Energy Industry"

2006 Honorary Worker of Science of Mongolia

2006 Medal of RF Order "For the Service for Fatherland" class II

2011 Diploma of the RF Ministry of Education and Science


1994 - 1995 International Science Foundation

1994, 1995 - 1997, 2000, 2004 - 2006, 2009, 2011 Russian Foundation for Basic Research

1996 - 1999 Leading scientific schools of Russia

2000 - 2003 Scholarship of the Russian Government

Source of the information:
"JINR NEWS. 2012. No.2"

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