- Doctoral dissertation, "Coding and detection for a multi-dimensional digital data storage system", was funded by a NASA Graduate Student Researcher Fellowship.
- In parallel, earned MNS in Mathematics (Real analysis).
SELECTED HONORS, AWARDS, ACHIEVEMENTS, ACTIVITIES
I am Deputy CTO of Mail.Ru, the leading Russian portal and free, online email service, and visiting professor for the Dept. of Computing, Mathematics, and Physics at Waterford Institute of Technology (Ireland). I am making a lecture series at Novosibirsk State University (Novosibirsk, RF), and have lectured at State University of Management (Moscow, RF), Moscow State University (RF), in Plovdiv, Bulgaria, Colorado State University, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. I am fluent in English and Russian, written and spoken. I have more than 35 refereed technical publications in international conferences and journals, several book contributions and 19 granted patents in USA, Japan, Korea, PRC, with many more patent applications pending in USA, China, Korea, Europe. Selected Recent Publications include the following:
(2-year "ex-pat" assignment)
(temporary "executive training" assignment)