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HSE Researchers Become Members of the Russian Academy of Sciences

Здание Российской Академии наук

On October 28, the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) held a meeting to announce the results of elections of new members: 176 scholars were selected as academicians, and 323 scholars as corresponding members. HSE researchers are among the new RAS members.

The following HSE researchers were named as academicians:

Nanotechnology and Information Technology

Yuri Popkov — Professor, Head of the ‘Mathematical Methods of System Analysis: Joint Department with the Research Institute of System Analysis (RAS)’ (Faculty of Computer Science)

Power Industry, Machine Building, Mechanics and Control Processes

Sergey Filippov — Academic Supervisor of the Energy Institute

Physical Sciences

Igor Kukushkin — Chief Research Fellow at the Laboratory for Condensed Matter Physics


The following HSE researchers were named as RAS corresponding members:

Mathematical Sciences

Vladimir Popov — Professor at the School of Applied Mathematics (HSE Moscow Institute of Electronics and Mathematics)

Alexander Holevo — Professor at the School of Applied Mathematics (HSE Moscow Institute of Electronics and Mathematics)

Aleksandr Kuznetsov — Head of the Laboratory of Algebraic Geometry and its Applications

Vladimir Protasov — Professor at the Big Data and Information Retrieval School (Faculty of Computer Science)

Physical Sciences

Vladimir Pudalov — Professor at the School of Electronic Engineering (HSE Moscow Institute of Electronics and Mathematics)

Historical and Philological Sciences

Mikhail Andreev — Leading Research Fellow at the Poletayev Institute for Theoretical and Historical Studies in the Humanities

Feodor Uspenskij — Leading Research Fellow at the Centre for Medieval Studies (Faculty of Humanities)

Global Problems and International Relations

Rostislav Kapeliushnikov — Deputy Director of the Centre for Labour Market Studies

Sergey Afontsev —Lecturer at the School of Russian Studies (Centre for International Education)

Irina Semenenko — Professor in the Public Policy Department (Faculty of Social Sciences


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