Leadership

MIPT’s key management principle is pluralism and collective decision-making. The university is run by a board of experienced administrators and distinguished researchers, most of whom are our alumni.


Nikolay Kudryavtsev

Rector

Artem Voronov

Vice Rector for Academic Affairs and Pre-University Education. Acting Director of Phystech School of Fundamental and Applied Physics

Konstantin Zaitsev

Vice Rector for General Affairs

Elena Anokhova

First Vice Rector

Sergey Garichev

Director for Research and Development

Alexander Lanchakov

Vice Rector for Construction, Maintenance and Energy Efficiency

Vitaly Bagan

Vice Rector for Science and Development Programs

Alexey Maleev

Vice Rector for International Programs and Digital Innovation

Andrei Raigorodskii

Director of Phystech School of Applied Mathematics and Informatics, Head of Laboratory of Advanced Combinatorics and Network Applications

Victor Ivanov

Director of Phystech School of Electronics, Photonics and Molecular Physics

Alexander Dvorkovich

Director of Phystech School of Radio Engineering and Computer Technology, Head of Laboratory, Chief Researcher

Sergey Negodyaev

Director of Phystech School of Aerospace Technology

Denis Kuzmin

Director of Phystech School of Biological and Medical Physics

Vladimir Petushkov

Director of Security

Evgeniy Evseev

Director of Internal Control and Audit

Vasily Subbotin

Director for Administration

Gennady Kurkin

Director for Digital Transformation

Marina Nevskaya

Vice Rector for International Affairs

Yuri Skalko

Academic Secretary

Nikolay Kudryavtsev

Born 08 May 1950

Rector

Education

1967-1973: Studied at the MIPT Department of Molecular and Chemical Physics

1973: Graduated from MIPT with a degree in the Physics and Mechanics of Chemical Processes

1977: Defended a thesis to become Candidate of Physical and Mathematical Sciences

1987: Defended a thesis on the problems of the thermal protection of the Buran space shuttle orbiter and became Doctor of Physical and Mathematical Sciences


Professional experience

1977: Assistant, MIPT Section of Molecular Physics

1978-1987: Vice-dean, MIPT Department of Molecular and Chemical Physics

1987: Dean, MIPT Department of Molecular and Chemical Physics

1988: Head of the MIPT Section of Molecular Physics

1990: Promoted to Professor; member of the International Informatization Academy

1991: A founding member of the JSC Laboratory of Impulse Technology at MIPT created to promote the use of ultraviolet water disinfection systems; supervised the development of these systems

1994: Elected CEO of JSC Phonon

1997: Elected Rector of Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology


Academic Interests

In 2000, Nikolay Kudryavtsev received the Russian Federation Award in Science and Technology.

He is the author of over 110 research papers, co-author of nine monographs and 10 patents. He worked as invited lecturer and researcher in the United States (1991, 1992 and 1993), France (1992, 1993 and 1994) and Italy (1994). He has been invited on many occasions to deliver author’s lectures and research reviews at international conferences on shock tubes, aerothermal chemistry, chemical and gas dynamic lasers.


Publications

2011, LIGHT & ENGINEERING (0.031)

A METHOD OF UV RADIANT FLUX MEASURING OF LP TUBULAR BACTERICIDAL LAMP

1996, INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON MICRO- AND NANOELECTRONICS 2009

1992, CHEMICAL PHYSICS LETTERS (1.991)

EUROPEAN SPACE AGENCY, (SPECIAL PUBLICATION) ESA SP

Radiation behind the strong shock waves in CO:N2 mixture

APPLIED PHYSICS

Increasing a lifetime of the powerful low-pressure discharge lamps

SURFACE ENGINEERING AND APPLIED ELECTROCHEMISTRY (0.289)

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PHYSICS

Shock tube simulation of radiative heat flux to the space vehicle surface during its reentering the planetary atmospheres

TECHNICAL PHYSICS (0.539)

Spark breakdown of air by nanosecond voltage pulses

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON MICRO- AND NANOELECTRONICS 2009

Pumping nitrogen and excimer laser mixture by breakdown ionization wave

Contacts
Phone +7 (495) 408-5700 (assistant: Ustich Elena Mikhailovna), internal ext. 62-26
Email rector@mipt.ru

Artem Voronov

Born 15 March 1980

Vice Rector for Academic Affairs and Pre-University Education. Acting Director of Phystech School of Fundamental and Applied Physics

Education

2003: Graduated from MIPT

Candidate of Physical and Mathematical Sciences


Professional experience

2003: Faculty, MIPT Section of General Physics

2007: Head of MIPT’s Extramural School of Physics and Technology

2014: Vice-rector for academic and pre-university education


Academic Interests
Publications

2011, JOURNAL OF RUSSIAN LASER RESEARCH (0.606)

LASER RADIATION TUNABLE WITHIN THE RANGE OF 4.35-5.45 mu m IN A ZnTe CRYSTAL DOPED WITH Fe2+ IONS

2009, APPLIED PHYSICS B-LASERS AND OPTICS (1.634)

2008, QUANTUM ELECTRONICS (0.886)

2007, INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON MICRO- AND NANOELECTRONICS 2009

2007, INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON MICRO- AND NANOELECTRONICS 2009

2006, INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON MICRO- AND NANOELECTRONICS 2009

PHYSICA STATUS SOLIDI (C) CURRENT TOPICS IN SOLID STATE PHYSICS

Contacts
Phone +7 (495) 408-77-72

Konstantin Zaitsev

Born 03 August 1978

Vice Rector for General Affairs

Education

In 2001, Konstantin graduated from MIPT’s Department of Radio Engineering and Cybernetics

Professional experience

Vice rector for general affairs

Power of attorney No. 124 of May 16, 2017


1998-2008 — consultant and managing partner at MetaSintez research and consulting corporation

2004-2011 — faculty member at MIPT, supervisor of students’ research work

2009-2014 — Vice Rector for development and IT systems deployment at MIPT, Executive Director of MIPT’s development program

2014-2016 — Product Director at Rights Communications LLC, Executive Director at Natsionalny Tsifrovoy Agregator LLC

Academic Interests

Design and implementation of organizational management systems, development of information systems requirements for their support. Deployment of information systems.

Organizational and territorial development. Design and implementation of development programs.

Publications

Elena Anokhova

First Vice Rector

Education
1990 - Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, specialty - applied mathematics and physics.  
1996 - High School of the Ministry of Economy and the State Committee of Russia, specialty - accounting and audit.  
2001 - The Open University, London.
Professional experience
  • Certified auditor since 1996. 
  • Certified tax consultant since 2001. 
  • Certified Expert Auditor of internal quality management system audits for compliance with ISO 9001-2001. 
  • Member of the National Register of Professional Corporate Directors.
  • Graduate in International Financial Reporting (ACCA DipIFR). 
  • Awarded a diploma of the Minister of Finance of Russia "For active assistance to the Ministry of Finance in the implementation of its functions and powers under the state policymaking and legal regulation in the established field of activity."
Academic Interests

Sergey Garichev

Director for Research and Development

Education

Graduated from MIPT Earned a doctorate in engineering for work on special-purpose radio engineering systems

Professional experience

Doctor of Sciences in engineering

(Eng.D., aka a “higher doctorate”)

 

Vice rector for research and development

 

Power of attorney No. 119 of May 15, 2017


Dean of the Department of Radio Engineering and Cybernetics, senior researcher in systems of design automation, Head of  the Department of Wave Processes and Management Systems

Sergey is a graduate of the Department of Radio Engineering and Cybernetics, ex-Deputy Head of Applied Electrodynamics specialized department at the Radiophysika research institute, Chief Designer of automated design systems for antenna technology at Almaz Central Design Bureau, Head of the Moscow carburator engine plant (AMO ZIL), Head of the Podolsk and Kursk battery plants and Chief Strategy Officer at Metally Vostochnoy Sibiri Corporation (Metals of the Eastern Siberia) within the structure of Metropol Investment Financial Company.


Awards and achievements 

2013 — the Russian Federation Government Award for Education 2016 — Honorary Worker of Russia’s Higher Professional Education

Academic Interests

Alexander Lanchakov

Born 28 July 1969

Vice Rector for Construction, Maintenance and Energy Efficiency

Education

Graduated from the Kiev Higher School for Engineering and Radio Technology of the Counter-Air Defense Forces of the Soviet Union with a degree in radio engineering

Studied at the State Academy for Advanced Training in Construction

Professional experience

1986-2000: Military service (cadet, head of shift, company commander, senior lecturer at the Department of Communications of the Higher Military School for Internal Troops of the Interior Ministry)

2000-2010: CEO, Pharm-Terra LLC

2010-2012: Deputy general director for construction, Proektinveststroi

Since 2013: Vice-rector for construction and the use of buildings

Since April 29, 2014: Vice-rector for construction, the use of buildings and energy efficiency

Academic Interests
Contacts
Phone +7 (495)408-48-77 (assistant: Chebanova Olga Anatolyevna)

Vitaly Bagan

Born 22 June 1987

Vice Rector for Science and Development Programs

Education
Graduated from MIPT, received a Ph.D. in physics and mathematics
Professional experience

2007-2009: Engineer at the V. A. Kotelnikov Institute of Radio Engineering and Electronics, RAS

2009-2013: Member of teaching staff at MIPT, junior research scientist, eventually Head of Department of Radioelectronics and Applied Informatics

2014-2017: Head of Analytics Department, Head of Strategic Development Division, MIPT

April 28, 2017: Appointed Development Director at MIPT

Awards and achievements

Recipient of the Innovations Promotion Fund Grant (aka Umnik), prize winner of the international Rosnanoforum competition for young scientists (2009)


Academic Interests
Contacts
Phone +7(495)408-63-36, internal ext. 61-47
Email bagan.va@mipt.ru

Alexey Maleev

Born 11 August 1987

Vice Rector for International Programs and Digital Innovation

Education

1999-2004: Student at Kharkov physics and mathematics lyceum No. 27, graduated with honors and a silver medal, runner-up in regional stages of physics and math olympiads

2004-2008: Undergraduate student at MIPT’s Department of Innovation and High Technology, received a bachelor’s degree in applied physics and mathematics

2008-2010: Graduate student at MIPT’s Department of Innovation and High Technology, graduated with honors, earned a master’s degree in applied mathematics

2015-2016: Student on a retraining course at the Moscow School of Management, Skolkovo, with a specialization in higher education management

2017-2018: Student on the MBA Fundamentals program at the Technology Business School, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

Professional experience

2008-2010: Supervisor of freshman and sophomore students at the Department of Innovation and Advanced Technology, MIPT

2010-2015: Deputy dean for undergraduate students at the Department of Innovation and Advanced Technology, MIPT

2015-2017: Director of IT Education Department, MIPT

2017-2018: Technology entrepreneurship director, MIPT

2018-2019: Vice rector for international programs and technology entrepreneurship, MIPT

2019-present: Vice rector for international programs and digital innovation, MIPT

Academic Interests
Contacts
Email maleev@phystech.edu

Andrei Raigorodskii

Born 19 June 1976

Director of Phystech School of Applied Mathematics and Informatics, Head of Laboratory of Advanced Combinatorics and Network Applications

Education
Sc.D. in physics and mathematics, associate professor

  • 1998: Graduated with distinction from the Department of Mechanics and Mathematics of Lomonosov Moscow State University (MSU)

  • 2001: Completed doctoral studies at the Numbers Theory Department of the Faculty of Mechanics and Mathematics, MSU

  • 2001: Earned a Ph.D. for research on combinatorial geometric properties of point sets

  • 2004: Received a higher doctorate degree (Sc.D.) in discrete mathematics and mathematical cybernetics for research on problems of Borsuk, Nelson-Erdesh-Hadwiger and Gryunbaum in combinatorial geometry


Professional experience
  • 2001: Employed as Assistant at the Department of Mathematical Statistics and Theory of Random Processes of the Faculty of Mechanics and Mathematics, MSU

  • 2005: Associate Professor at the Faculty of Mechanics and Mathematics, MSU

  • 2007: Professor at the Department of Innovation and High Technology of the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT)

  • 2007: Joined Yandex, a major Russian tech company, and created the laboratory of combinatorial and probabilistic methods, where he heads the Department of Theoretical and Applied Research

  • 2011: Appointed Head of the Department (Section) of Discrete Mathematics at MIPT’s Department of Innovation and High Technologies

  • 2011: Professor at the Faculty of Mechanics and Mathematics, MSU

  • 2016: Head of the Laboratory of Advanced Combinatorics and Network Applications at MIPT

  • 2016: Federal Professor of mathematics


  • Academic courses

    Andrei Raigorodskii lectures at MIPT’s Department of Innovation and High Technology (Fundamentals of Combinatorics and Number Theory, Discrete Analysis), the Department of Management and Applied Mathematics (Combinatorics), the Department of Biological and Medical Physics (Probability Theory), MIPT’s Advanced Combinatorics online master’s program (Combinatorics and Graph Theory, Probability Theory, Random Graphs, Hypergraph Theory, Webgraphs). His lectures are also available on Coursera and the National Platform of Open Education (Combinatorics, Advanced Combinatorics, Graphs, Random Graphs, Webgraphs).

    Raigorodskii gives lectures at Lomonosov Moscow State University, Yandex School of Data Analysis and under the joint bachelor’s degree program of the Higher School of Economics (HSE) and the New Economics School (NES).

    In addition, he reaches out to school children with lectures at events like the Contemporary Mathematics School, the Summer Multidisciplinary School of Combinatorics and Algorithms and the summer conferences of the Tournament of Towns, among others.


    Publications

    About 130 of Raigorodskii’s articles have been published by leading mathematical journals. He is the author of 20 books and brochures including “Chromatic Numbers,” “The Borsuk Problem,” “Dantser-Gruynbaum Triangles with Acute Angles,” “Probability and Algebra in Combinatorics,” “Linear-algebraic Method in Combinatorics,” “Systems of General Representatives in Combinatorics and Their Applications in Geometry,” “Combinatorics” (co-authored by A. V. Savvateev and I. D. Shkredov), “Extremal Problems in Graph Theory and Their Applications in Data Analysis,” “Random Graph Models,” “Kneser’s Hypothesis and the Topological Method in Combinatorics,” “Combinatorics and Probability Theory” (a study guide for the School of Data Analysis), etc.


    Awards and achievements

  • In 2005, Andrei Raigorodskii received the Prize of the Presidium of the Russian Academy of Sciences.

  • In 2011, he was awarded the Russian President’s Prize in science and innovation for young scientists.


Academic Interests
  • Graph and hypergraph theory

  • Extremal and algorithmic problems of combinatorics

  • Probability theory and mathematical statistics

  • Probabilistic methods in discrete mathematics

  • Various problems of combinatorial geometry and algebraic topology

  • Applications of combinatorial methods to internet data analysis

  • Complex networks and applications in web analysis, social networks, banking networks, biological networks, etc.

Victor Ivanov

Born 17 June 1957

Director of Phystech School of Electronics, Photonics and Molecular Physics

Education
Sc.D. in physics and mathematics, corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Sciences

  • 1980: Graduated from MIPT’s Department of Molecular and Chemical Physics

  • 1983: Earned a Ph.D. in physics and mathematics

  • 1999: Received a higher doctorate (Sc.D.) in physics and mathematics

  • 2001: Professor at the Electrophysics Department of the Ural State Technical University

  • 2008: Became a corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Sciences — academic focus on nanotechnology


Professional experience
  • 1983: Employed as junior research scientist at the Institute of Physics and Technology of RAS in Izhevsk, eventually promoted to Head of Laboratory

  • 1987: Invited to work at the Institute of Physics and Electronics of the Ural Division of RAS in Sverdlovsk (before 1991, Yekaterinburg) where he managed the Laboratory of Applied Electrodynamics in Powder Nanotechnology

  • 2002: Appointed Deputy Research Director at the Institute of Electrophysics of RAS, involved in research as well as managerial work

  • 2008: Director of Certification Center at Rosnanotech state corporation

  • 2010: CEO, Metrology Center at ROSNANO group

  • 2013: Dean of Electron Physics and Quantum Electronics Department at MIPT

    Awards and achievements

    Viktor Ivanov authored more than 160 research papers and 17 patents embracing his varied academic interests and serving as a testimony of his scientific achievement


Academic Interests
  • Generation of strong pulsed magnet fields for a range of technological applications, including powder nanotechnology

  • Synthesis technologies for new functional nanoscale ceramic and composite materials with significantly improved characteristics for applications in luminescent and laser light sources, solid oxide fuel elements as well as other functional uses

  • Physicochemistry of nanoscale objects

  • Nanomaterials diagnostics and metrology

Alexander Dvorkovich

Born 19 February 1967

Director of Phystech School of Radio Engineering and Computer Technology, Head of Laboratory, Chief Researcher

Education
  • • 2017: corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS)
  • • 2016: professor, RAS
  • • 2007: ScD in engineering sciences (advanced doctorate)
Professional experience
  • • Expert, Skolkovo Foundation
  • • Expert, Russian Foundation for Basic Research
Academic Interests
  • • Communication systems
  • • Video processing
  • • Optimization techniques
  • • Coding systems
  • • Wavelet analysis
  • • High-resolution applications

Sergey Negodyaev

Born 06 July 1961

Director of Phystech School of Aerospace Technology

Education
PhD in engineering
1984 — graduated from the MIPT Department of Aerophysics and Space Research with a degree in flight dynamics and control
Professional experience
Dean of the Department of Aerophysics and Space Research, chair of applied mechanics

1983-2003 — employed as a junior researcher, promoted to vice chair of applied mechanics

1983-2003 — participated in establishing the All-Russian Youth Aerospace Society Soyuz, member of the Soyuz presidium, founder and co-manager of the society’s MIPT branch

1995-2003 — deputy head of laboratory in the MIPT Scientific Educational Production Complex

1999-present time — member of the MIPT Academic Board

2003-2008 — organized, executed, and supervised research and development projects as a department head, principal designer, and vice director in the scientific centers system of the State Technical Committee and Federal Service for Technical and Export Control of Russia

2005-2008 — deputy head of Automatized Biotechnical Systems, an MIPT-affiliated organization

2008-present time — member of the editorial board of the Proceedings of MIPT journal
Academic Interests
Onboard and ground-based equipment for air and space remote sensing, low-power radar systems and software for them, motion control of air- and spacecraft, means of securing life support during emergencies, modeling of complicated mechanical systems and processes.

Awards and achievements:

Responsible executor and supervisor of more than 40 scientific projects, author and co-author of more than 60 scientific works and holder of nine patents.

2014 — Korolev Medal

2012 — Honorable Employee of Russian Higher Education

2011 — FSTEC of Russia Medal, second class

2010 — Tsiolkovsky Medal

2004 — The State Technical Committee Medal, second class

2003 — Russian Ministry of Education acknowledgement

Denis Kuzmin

Born 20 May 1985

Director of Phystech School of Biological and Medical Physics

Vladimir Petushkov

Born 22 November 1960

Director of Security

Education

1984: Graduated from Smolensk Higher Antiaircraft Missile Engineering School

2000: Graduated from the FSB Academy, a higher school for Russian Federal Security Service personnel training

2003: Graduated from the Russian Presidential Academy of Public Administration

Professional experience

1984-1986: Military service in the Soviet Armed Forces

2010-2013: Employed as Regime Deputy Chief of the Transinzhstroy construction bureau

Nov. 11, 2013: Appointed Vice Rector for Security

Academic Interests
Contacts
Phone +7(495)408-56-66, ext. 62-55, +7(495)408-47-11, ext. 69-26 (Tatiana Birukova, assistant), +7(495)408-72-27, ext. 60-35 (Igor Zhuravliov, assistant)

Evgeniy Evseev

Director of Internal Control and Audit

Education

1974-1980: Studied at the Department of Management and Applied Mathematics, MIPT

1980-1983: Doctoral student at MIPT

1983: Earned a Ph.D. in physics and mathematics; Associate professor since 1992

Professional experience

1977-1979: Senior technician, engineer at the State Research Center for the Study of Natural Resources

1977-1979: Laboratory assistant (commercial contracts) at MIPT

1979-1981: Engineer at the Aerology Department at the Central Aerological Observatory

1980-1981: Laboratory assistant (commercial contracts) and junior research scientist at MIPT

1983-1984: Software engineer at the Advanced Mathematics Department, MIPT

1984-1990: Lecturer and senior lecturer at the Descriptive Geometry Department

1990-2005: Associate professor at the Descriptive Geometry Department and Computational Mechanics Department

2005-2008: Head of Center for Further Vocational Training at MIPT

2008-2011: Head of Economics and Planning Department

2011-2012: Vice Rector for Academic and Economic Affairs

2012-2015: Vice Rector for Economic Affairs

2015-2016: Vice Rector for Academic and General Affairs

2016: Appointed Vice Rector for General Affairs and Administration

Academic Interests
Contacts
Phone +7(495)576-41-77, internal ext. 62-98, +7(905)724-17-49
Email evseev.eg@mipt.ru

Vasily Subbotin

Born 04 November 1963

Director for Administration

Education
Degree in law
Professional experience
Lines of work: civil protection and actions in emergency situations, fire security, counterterrorism and physical security, access control on campus, labor protection, and prevention of corruption.
Police colonel, 35 years of service in various agencies under the Ministry of Internal Affairs
Power of attorney No. 34 of Feb. 19, 2018
Office hours: Tuesday, 10 a.m.-noon, and Thursday, 3-5 p.m.
Academic Interests
Contacts
Email subbotin.vn@mipt.ru

Gennady Kurkin

Director for Digital Transformation

Marina Nevskaya

Vice Rector for International Affairs

Education

1983: Degree in economics  oriental studies, translation and interpreting, and foreign language teaching from the Institute of Asian and African Countries of Lomonosov Moscow State University


Professional experience

1983-1991: Military and Diplomatic Academy of the Ministry of Defense of Russia

1991-1992: Deputy director at StarProgress, a U.S.-Russian joint venture

1992-2012: Vice president at NaftaSib Group

2012-2014: Director of the Institute of Foreign Languages and Linguocommunications in Management at the State University of Management, Moscow

2014-2019: Dean of the departments of Foreign Languages and Linguistics, adviser to the rector at Russian State Social University

2020-present: Vice rector for international affairs at the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology

Academic Interests

• Educational innovations

• Intercultural communication

• 21st-century skills

• Liberal arts

• Lifelong learning

• Education for persons with disabilities

• Southeast Asia Lepidoptera


  • Publications:

    • Five textbooks and 11 learning aids for students of Vietnamese language

    • Seven dictionaries

    • Research papers on the economics of Southeast Asia, published in English and Vietnamese in the ’80s and ’90s

    • Russian translations of fiction and memoirs, published in the ’90s

    • “Game Technologies” textbook (executive editor)

    • Learning aids for students of English, German, and French languages (executive editor)

    • Research papers on modern teaching methods and 21st-century skills


Yuri Skalko

Academic Secretary

Education
Ph.D. in physics and mathematics