Rector of the Lobachevsky Sate University of Nizhny Novgorod, Head of the Experimental Physics Chair.
Doctor of Science in Physics and Mathematics.
Dean of Physics Department (1994-2006) and Pro-Rector for Research (2006-2008) at the Lobachevski State University of Nizhniy Novgorod.
Author of over 300 papers on mathematical crystallography, crystal symmetry theory, X-ray structural analysis, higher school issues, etc., including one monograph, six textbooks, 83 articles in Russian and foreign journals, inventions and patents.
Awarded the Order of the Badge of Honor (1976).
Winner of the Nizhniy Novgorod City Award (2002).
Korean Peninsula Crisis Has no Military Solution. How Can It Be Solved?
Demilitarization of the region based on Russia-China "Dual Freeze" proposal 36 (35%) Restoring multilateral negotiation process without any preliminary conditions 27 (26%) While the situation benefits Kim Jong-un's and Trump's domestic agenda, there will be no solution 22 (21%) Armed conflict still cannot be avoided 12 (12%) Stonger deterrence on behalf of the U.S. through modernization of military infrastructure in the region 4 (4%) Toughening economic sanctions against North Korea 2 (2%)