Alekseev Anatoly Semyonovich

Full Professor,

Doctor of Physical and Mathematical Sciences,

Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences

A.S. Alekseev (born October
12, 1928) graduated from the Leningrad University (mathematical-mechanical
faculty) with specialization in Mechanics in 1952. He received his Doctorate
of Science in 1955 and became Full Professor in 1966 (Geophysics). Prof.
Alekseev's thesis was entitled "Direct and inverse problems of seismology".
His scientific interests are concentrated on theoretical and computational
geophysics.

- From 1955 to 1963 he worked in the Leningrad Division of the Mathematical Institute of the USSR Academy of Sciences. Since 1963 he has been working at the Computing Center, SB RAS.

- Since 1980 A.S. Alekseev has been the Director of the Novosibirsk Computing Center, SB RAS.

- Prof. Alekseev was awarded a State Prize for the ray method in 1982.

- A.S. Alekseev is a Professor in the Department of Mathematical Geophysics, Novosibirsk State University (Departmental Chairman). There are 6 Full Professors and 32 Ph.D. among his students.

A.S. Alekseev is a member of The American Mathematical Society and The European Association of Exploration Geophysicists, a member of the editorial board of the journals "Applied Mathematics Letters", "Computational and Applied Mathematics" and "Earthquake Prediction".

A.S. Alekseev has published about 240 research papers and books.