Kuznetsov Vladimir Dmitrievich
Born on September 23, 1954 in Kuibyshev (now Samara).
1972 - completed the last-year course at the physical and mathematical boarding school No. 18 attached to the Moscow State University and entered the Moscow Physical and Technical Institute (MFTI) at Dolgoprudny.
1978 - graduate and post-graduate student, MFTI, Chair on "Problems of Physics and Astrophysics" headed by Academician V.L.Ginzburg.
1981 - completed the post-graduate course and defended the
candidate's thesis ("Pre-flare activity in the Sun as manifested
in solar radiation"). Came to work at the Institute of Terrestrial Magnetism,
Ionosphere, and Radio Wave Propagation, Russian Academy of
1981 - Junior Scientific Fellow, IZMIRAN
1986 - Senior Scientific Fellow, IZMIRAN
1991 - Learned Secretary, IZMIRAN
1995 - Deputy Director on science, IZMIRAN
1999 - Defended the doctor's thesis («Problems of dynamics of the solar atmosphere and space media»).
2000 - First Deputy Director, IZMIRAN
2004 - Director, IZMIRAN
1998 - The Russian Space Agency award - K.E.Tsiolkovsky medal
2002 - The Russian Space Agency award - M.V.Keldysh medal
2007 - Highest award of the Russian Space
Agency - Tsiolkovsky Sign
2008 - Winner of
the 2008 Russian Federation Government Prize in the Field of
Science and Technology