Editorial board

Editor-in-Chief

Donchenko Sergey Ivanovich

Members of editorial board

The editorial board of Al’manac of Modern Metrology includes the prominent metrology scientists:

DEPUTY EDITOR-IN-CHIEFS

Shchipunov Andrey Nikolaevich

Doctor of Technical Science; First Deputy of General Director of FSUE “VNIIFTRI” — Deputy for scientific work.
A qualified specialist in the field of metrology of physico-technical and radiotechnical measurements. Head of the works on the maintenance and improvement of state primary standards of units of measurement, on carrying out comparisons of state primary standards of units of measurement with standards of the BIPM and national standards of foreign countries, on the development, keeping and operation of a reference base.
Under his leadership fundamental research in the field of thermophysical and temperature measurements was carried out, an experimental sample of a measuring installation on the basis of acoustic gas thermometer for the state primary standard of the temperature unit of the Russian Federation in the range from 4.2 to 273.16 K was developed in order to implement a new definition of Kelvin on the basis of fundamental physical Boltzmann constant.
Academician of the Metrological Academy, Honorary metrologist.
Member of the editorial board of the magazine Vestnik Metrologa [Herald of the Metrologist].
Awarded 5 medals, badges of merit and lapel badges.
Author of more than 60 scientific publications, 4 inventions.

Balakhanov Mikhail Valentinovich

Candidate of Physical and Mathematical Sciences; main academic specialist of FSUE «VNIIFTRI», Scientific Secretary of the Dissertation Committee of FSUE «VNIIFTRI», honoured employee of FSUE «VNIIFTRI».
A qualified specialist in the field of metrology of physico-technical and radiotechnical measurements. He conducted research on the interaction of laser, X-ray and Mössbauer radiation with various media. Under his leadership and direct participation the first Russian national standard for clean rooms was developed and implemented, he supervised and personally participated in the development and invention of new methods and means of physical and mechanical measurements, standards and systems for ensuring the measurement uniformity of the parameters of aerosols, powders and suspensions, air ions and dispersed media, in the development of control means  of dust content of air, monitoring systems for clean rooms, instrument for sanitary and hygienic and ecological air control; in development and implementation of a set of works specified within the Federal Target Program “GLONASS” and the Federal Target Program “Developing the infrastructure of the nanotechnological base”.
Academician of the Metrological Academy.
Member of the International Academy of Ecology and Environmental Management.
ISO expert.
Awarded medals, badges of honor and diplomas.
Author of more than 80 publications, 6 patents.

MEMBERS OF EDITORIAL BOARD

Blinov Igor’ Yur’evich

Doctor of Technical Science; Deputy of General Director of FSUE “VNIIFTRI” — Head of the Main Metrological Center of the State Service of Time and Frequency and Determination of the Rotation Parameters of the Earth.
A qualified specialist in the field of ensuring the uniformity of measurements of time, frequency and determining the parameters of the Earth’s rotation, head of a number of RTD on ensuring the continuous operation and development of the SSTF, supervisor and coordinator of several works on the federal target program GLONASS, on developing standards of the new generation of the “Fountain” type with metrological characteristics at the level of the best world standards of time and frequency.
Under his leadership, a highly stable time and frequency standard of cold fermionic and bosonic isotopes of the strontium atom was developed, based on the application of modern femtosecond technologies, a femtosecond synthesizer was developed that converts the frequency of the optical standard on strontium atoms to the radio frequency range without loss of accuracy and instability at a relative level of 1017.
Head of the subcommittee “Time and Frequency” TK 363 “Radio Navigation”. Corresponding Member of Metrological Academy.
Member of the editorial board of the magazine Vestnik Metrologa [Herald of the Metrologist].
Awarded with medals, honorary certificates.
Author of more than 100 scientific publications.

Borovkov Vladimir Mikhailovich

Doctor of Technical Science; leading research worker of the pressure measurement laboratory of metrology department in mechanics, thermodynamics and building of FSUE «VNIIFTRI».
A qualified specialist in the field of ensuring the uniformity of pressure measurements, is a established authority in the field of high-pressure measurements in our country and abroad. Under his leadership, unique technologies of high-pressure piston pairs, which have no analogues in the world, are implemented. He performs acute works to improve the reference base of the Russian Federation in the field of measuring the statistical pressures and pressure differences, international comparison of pressure scales.
Scientist-keeper of the State and secondary standards of the pressure unit for the area of ​​excess pressure of 10–1600 MPa. Member of the Working Group of the International Bureau of Weights and Measures and the Technical Committee of the International Metrology Organization COOMET on Pressure.
Academician of the Metrological Academy. Awarded with certificates of honor and lapel badges.
Author of more than 60 academic papers, 3 inventions.

Denisenko Oleg Valentinovich

Doctor of Technical Science; Deputy of General Director of FSUE “VNIIFTRI” — Head of the research department of development and operation of metrological support means of time-positioning and navigation systems.
A qualified specialist in the field of metrological support of time-positioning and navigation systems. Under his leadership, a nationwide interdepartmental system for ensuring the uniformity of measurements in the global navigation satellite system GLONASS was developed; State primary special standard of length unit up to 4,000 km was developed; a reference measuring complex in a range of lengths up to 60 m based on a femtosecond laser was developed; stationary and mobile complexes for metrological support of the GLONASS system in terms of radio technical measurements were developed; for the first time in the Russian Federation a stationary complex of evaluation of the characteristics of the navigation equipment of the consumer of the Global Navigation Satellite Systems was developed, which allows to provide imitation of the distributed in the space of the GNSS navigation field and sources of interfering signals.
Corresponding Member of the Metrological Academy.
Member of the editorial board of the magazine Vestnik Metrologa [Herald of the Metrologist].
Awarded medals, certificates of honour.
Author of more than 50 scientific publications.

Dobrovolskiy Vladimir Ivanovich

Candidate of Technical Sciences; Head of research department of physicochemical and electric measurements of FSUE «VNIIFTRI».
A famous expert in the field of physico-chemical and electrical measurements. Provides scientific guidance on research of the development of methods for determining the concentration of inorganic components in aqueous solutions. Under his leadership, the State primary standard for mass (molar) concentration of inorganic components in aqueous solutions based on gravimetric and spectral methods was developed, the state primary standards in the field of electrochemical measurements (pH-meter, ionometry, conductometry, coulometry) and in the field of aerosol, hydrosols and powders, air ions parameter measurements were modernized.
Awarded medals, certificates of honour.
Author of more than 50 scientific publications and 2 inventions.

Malay Ivan Mikhailovich

Doctor of Technical Science; Deputy of General Director of FSUE “VNIIFTRI” for radiotechnical and electromagnetic measurements.
A
qualified specialist in the field of antenna and radiotechnical measurements, has formulated scientifically based approaches to ensure the uniformity and accuracy of measurements of the characteristics of multifunctional antenna systems with electronic scanning.
Head of works on the maintenance and improvement of state primary standards of units of measurement, comparison of state primary standards of units of measurement in the field of radio technical and electromagnetic measurements with standards of units of measurement ​​of the International Bureau of Measures and Weights and national standards of units of measurement ​​of other countries. Chief designer of radio technical measurement systems for monitoring the energy and spectral characteristics of navigation signals; the systems of metrological support for antenna measurement systems; anechoic shielded chambers, antenna and radar sites.
Corresponding Member of the Metrological Academy.
Member of the editorial board of the magazine Vestnik Metrologa [Herald of the Metrologist].
Awarded 6 medals, merit badges, certificates of honour.
Author of more than 35 scientific publications.

Nekrasov Vitalij Nikolaevich

Doctor of Technical Science, Professor; Head of research department of metrology of hydrophysical measurements of FSUE «VNIIFTRI». Chairman of the Dissertation Board of FSUE «VNIIFTRI».
A qualified specialist in the field of hydroacoustics and measurement of parameters of physical fields. Has developed and implemented a set of measuring piezoaccelerometers, hydrophones, new samples of measuring equipment and standard measuring instruments for metrological support of low-frequency seismohydroacoustic measurements in marine seismology. He led the works on the development of reference and working measuring instruments of a new generation for applied hydroacoustic research. Under his leadership, a system of marine technical means for measuring hydroacoustic noise and searching for sources of increased noise emissions from various marine objects was developed. Academician of the Metrological Academy, Honored Scientist of the Russian Federation.
Author of more than 100 scientific publications, including monographs and 48 invention certificates and patents.

Palchikov Vitaliy Gennad’evich

Candidate of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Professor; Chief research scientist of the research department of the Main Metrological Center of the State Service of Time and Frequency and Determination of the Rotation Parameters of the Earth.
A qualified theoretical physicist, who made a significant contribution to research in the field of quantum metrology, fundamental physical constants, precision spectroscopy, atomic frequency standards, and research on the development of an experimental sample of the optical time and frequency standard based on femtosecond technologies.
The author of the individual theoretical results relating to the calculations of black body radiation in microwave and optical frequency standards, as well as to precise estimates of higher-order nonlinear optical effects in the uncertainty budgets of optical frequency standards on laser array.
Member of the Association of Spectroscopists of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow Physical Society, European Union’s international projects on precision measurements and their analysis, on the development of optical clock in space and navigation, Chairman of the TC “Time and Frequency” COOMET.
Academician of the Metrological Academy.
Honoured metrologist.
Awarded lapel badges, certificates of honour.
Author of six monographs and more than 140 academic papers.

Pustovoit Vladislav Ivanovich

Doctor of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Professor; General Director’s Council of FSUE «VNIIFTRI» for scientific communications.
Academician of the Russian Academy of Science. Research supervisor of the Research and technology center of exclusive professional equipment of 
the Russian Academy of Science.
An outsanding and internationally famous scientist-physicist, he was the first in the world to propose a theory describing the change in the interference light pattern in the field of a gravitational wave, he proposed the theory of amplification of acoustic waves in semiconductors by electron drift and the idea of ​​using surface acoustic waves in electronics (together with academician Yu.V. Gulyaev), and also investigated the problems of diffraction of light in crystals, the solution of which allowed to develop more accurate methods of spectral measurements and on their basis to develop for the first time in the world acousto-optical spectrometers for UV, visible and IR ranges of optical radiation.
Winner of two State Prizes of the USSR – in the field of science and in the field of radio electronics, and two State Prizes of the Russian Federation – in the field of science and engineering and in the field of science and technology.
Awarded with medals and certificates of honour.
Author of more than 370 scientific publications.

Tischenko Vladimir Aleksandrovich

Candidate of Physical and Mathematical Sciences; Deputy head of radiotechnical and electromagnetic measurements of FSUE «VNIIFTRI».
A qualified specialist in the field of metrology of electromagnetic fields of radio frequency range. Under his leadership 8 state primary standards were developed, ensuring the uniformity of measurements in the country in the field of measurements of microwave power, electric and magnetic field strengths, electromagnetic energy flux density, frequency and amplitude modulation, scientist-keeper of the state primary standard.
He made a significant contribution to ensuring the uniformity of measurements and standardization in the field of electromagnetic measurements, to the formation and development of the regulatory base of the product certification system by parameters of electromagnetic compatibility. Member of the TK on standardization “Electromagnetic compatibility of technical means” (TK-30) and “Radio-electronic devices” (TK-64) of Russian National Committee for Protection against Non-Ionizing Radiation.
Corresponding Member of Metrological Academy. Awarded medals, lapel badges, certificates of honour.
Author of more than 100 academic papers.

Yaryna Vladimir Petrovich

Doctor of Technical Science, Professor.
A qualified specialist in the field of metrology of ionizing radiation. Under his leadership and with direct participation, a set of works was carried out to develop a State system for ensuring the uniformity of neutron measurements at nuclear physical installations, including the development of a state standard, standard samples of neutron activation detectors and standard reference data, a system of reference neutron fields in atomic reactors.
He completed a cycle of works to ensure the uniformity of measurements in the Rosatom system. The main developer of the State System of Accreditation of Radiation Control Laboratories in 1993–2013. Chairman of TC 1.9 COOMET, member of a number of interdepartmental commissions and scientific and technical councils. Active participant of Chernobyl NPP disaster consequences liquidation.
Academician of the Metrological Academy. Honored Metrologist of the Russian Federation. Awarded certificates of honor, medals, the Order of Courage, lapel badges. Author of more than 150 academic papers.