Scientific Activities


  • Managing Editor, Russian Journal of Numerical Analysis and Mathematical Modelling (impact factor 2010: 0.6,
  • Advances in numerical mathematics. Proceedings of International Conference on the occasion of the 60th birthday of Y.A. Kuznetsov
  • September 16-17, 2005 (W. Fitzgibbon, R. Hoppe, J Periaux, O. Pironneau, Y. Vassilevski, Eds),
    Institute of Numerical Mathematics, Moscow, and Department of Mathematics, University of Houston, 2006
  • Mathematical Modelling of Natural Phenomena, Invited editor, V.6, No.7, 2011


  • Visiting professor in T-7, Los Alamos National Laboratory, USA: 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
  • Visiting professor in Center for Development of Scientific Parallel Computing,
    University of Lyon 1, FRANCE: 1997, 1998, 1999, 2001, 2004, 2005.
  • Leading Researcher in Zentrum f\”ur Unweltsimulation, Universitat Augsburg, GERMANY: 2003-2004
  • Visiting professor in Center for Subsurface Modelling, Texas Institute for Computational
    and Applied Mathematics, University of Texas at Austin, USA: 2000, 2002, 2003
  • Invited researcher in Department of Computer Science, University of Houston, USA: 2002
  • Visiting professor in Institut Francais du Petrol, FRANCE: 2001
  • Visiting professor in University of Rennes, FRANCE: 1999


  • PI in Russian Science Foundation Project “Multiscale modeling of blood flow system in personalized medical technologies of cardiology, vascular neurology, oncology” 2014 — 2016 (20 researchers)
  • PI in Nuclear Safety Institute RAS and INM RAS Project “Development and verification of GeRa software modules for modeling of radionuclides geofiltration and geomigration” 2012 — 2016 (5 researchers)
  • PI in ExxonMobil-INM Project “Parallel iterative solution of linear systems on multi-core clusters” 2013 — 2015 (9 researchers)
  • PI in Federal Target Program Project “Supercomputer modeling of turbulent gasdynamic and hydrodynamic flows in industrial problems applications” 2013 (15 researchers)
  • PI in Rosneft-INM Project “Difference schemes of higher order for multiphase multi-component flows” 2011 — 2012 (4 researchers)
  • PI in Federal Target Program Project “Mathematical technologies of electroimpedance diagnostics and monitoring of cardiovascular and respiratory diseases” 2010 — 2012 (4 researchers, 2 students)
  • PI in ExxonMobil-INM Project “New discretizations in simulators of three-phase flows” 2010 — 2015 (3 researchers)
  • PI in Federal Target Program Project “Investigation of free surface dynamics of incompressible fluids” 2009 — 2011 (5 researchers, 2 students)
  • PI in ExxonMobil Projects “Linear solvers for fluid flow problems in porous media”, “Conservative monotone second order discretizations of convection-diffusion equations”, 1999 — present (1 researcher, 2 students)
  • PI in Inst. Fran. du Petrol Project “Iterative solution of linear systems in reservoir simulation”, 2005 (3 researchers, 1 student)
  • PI in French-Russian Liapounov Institute Project “Numerical simulations for nuclear waste disposal”, 2001 — 2002 (3 researchers, 1 student)
  • PI in French-Russian Liapounov Institute Project “Parallel solvers for CFD problems posed on nonmatching anisotropic grids”, 1999 — 2000 (2 researchers)


  • “Finite element adaptive methods and numerical methods for ill-posed problems” by N.Debit (Habilitation, University Lyon 1)
  • “Efficient parallel solution of filtration problems for viscous compressible multicomponent fluid” by K.Bogachev (Habilitation, Moscow State University)
  • “Computational algorithms for single phase and two-phase filtration problems on the basis of KABARE scheme” by A.Kanaev (Institute for Nuclear Safety RAS)
  • “Numerical modelling of wave processes in heterogeneous solid deformable media” by I.Kvasov (Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology)
  • “Discrete curvatures, quasi-isometric mappings and quasi-opitimal computational grids” by V.Garanzha (Habilitation, Computing Center RAS)
  • “A graph-based multigrid with applications” by A.Pennanen (University of Jyvaskyla)
  • “Three-parametric iterative method for the solution of two classes of problems with nonlinear saddle point operators”
    by S.Milyutin (Moscow State University)
  • “Mathematical modeling of contaminant transport in fluids and porous media”
    by A.Sukhinov (Institute of mathematical modeling RAS, Moscow)
  • “Parallel methods for the solution of linear systems with spd matrices on the basis of additive decomposition with
    overlapping” by I.Konshin (Computing Center RAS, Moscow)
  • “Mathematical model of growth of thrombus and applications in modeling of kedney chronical desease” by A.Ukrainets (Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology)
  • “Stable explicit difference methods and Chebyshev polynomials in hydrodynamics problems” by K.Ushakov (Institute of Numerical Mathematics RAS, Moscow)
  • “Methods of optimal control and conjugate equations for problems of geophysical hydrodynamics” by E.Botvinovskii (Institute of Numerical Mathematics RAS, Moscow)
  • “Finite-difference and finite element schemes for modelling weakly compressible barotropic gas flows” by K.Zhukov (Moscow State University)
  • “Scalable parallel algorithms of high accuracy for numerical simulation in gasdynamics and acoustics” by A.Gorobets (Institute of Mathematical Modelling RAS, Moscow)
  • “Acceleration adaptative de decomposition de domaine heterogene pour le couplage de problemes avec interface libre sur maillage fixe” by A.Frullone (University of Lyon 1)
  • “Methods of iterating boudary conditions for the Stokes problem” by A.Kargin (Moscow State University)
  • “On application of the fictitious domain method for the solution of boundary value problems in multi-connected domains”, by M.Brusnikin (Moscow State University)
  • “Efficient solvers for discretized elliptic vector-valued problems” by J.Martikainen (University of Jyvaskyla)
  • “Decomposition de Domaine et Analyse Asymptotique appliquees en combustion” by R.Ait Mansour (University of Lyon 1)
  • “Iterative methods for elliptic equations based on Laplacian inversion on simple grids” by O.Ryabinin (Moscow State University)
  • “Iterative methods for boundary value problems with quasi-linear elliptic equations in complex domains” by K.Bogachev (Moscow State University)
  • Expert report on “Robust multigrid and preconditioned iterative methods” by M.Olshanski (Habilitation, Moscow State University)

Reviewer in scientific journals:

  • J. Comp. Phys.,
  • Comp.Methods Appl.Mech.Engnr.,
  • SIAM J. Numer. Anal.,
  • SIAM J. Sci. Comp.,
  • Numerische Mathematik,
  • Computational Geosciences,
  • Numer. Linear Algebra Appl.,
  • Russ. J. Numer. Anal. Math. Modelling,
  • J. Computational and Applied Mathematics,
  • Comptes Rendus Mathematics,
  • J. Numerical Mathematics,
  • Computational methods and programming,
  • Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience,
  • Central European Journal of Mathematics,
  • Journal of Applied Numerical Mathematics,
  • International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer,
  • Int. J. Numer. Meth. Biomed. Engng.,
  • Journal of Computational Methods in Applied Mathematics,
  • Multiscale Modelling and Simulation Journal,
  • Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis,
  • ZAMM.


  • Invited lectures in Universities of:
    • FRANCE — Paris 6 (2001), Paris 13 (1998), Lyon 1 (1998,2005),
    • USA — Austin (2001), Houston (2002,2012)
    • GERMANY — Heidelberg (1995), Munich (1997), Augsburg (2001,2002,2003,2012),
    • FINLAND — Jyvaskyla (1998,1999),
    • NETHERLANDS — Neimegen (1995)т
  • Invited lectures in Scientific Centers: INRIA (1998,2001), Institut Francais du Petrol (2001,2008), Los Alamos National Laboratory (2006,2007,2008,2011,2012,2013,2014)
  • Invited lectures in Industry: Moscow Schlumberger (2009), ExxonMobil Upstream Research C. (1999,2000,2006,2009,2010)
  • Invited course of lectures (12 hours) at Rome-Moscow school on Matrix Methods and Applied Linear Algebra (2011)
  • International Conferences: SIAM GeoSci.01, SIAM GeoSci.03, SIAM GeoSci.05, SIAM GeoSci.07, SIAM GeoSci.09, SIAM GeoSci.11, SIAM GeoSci.13, ParCFD03, ParCFD04, ParCFD08, DDM99, DDM11, ENUMATH95, ENUMATH99, ENUMATH01, ENUMATH13, ECCOMAS96, ECCOMAS98, ECCOMAS08.


  • co-organizer of a minisymposium on anisotropic meshes, SIAM Conf. on Math. and Comp.Issues in Geosciences, Avignon, June, 2005
  • co-organizer of an Int.Workshop “Advances in Numerical Mathematics”, Moscow, September, 2005
  • co-organizer of a minisymposium on conservative monotone schemes, SIAM Conf. on Math. and Comp.Issues in Geosciences, Leipzig, June, 2009
  • co-organizer of a minisymposium on monotone discretization methods for subsurface flows, SIAM Conf. on Math. and Comp.Issues in Geosciences, Long Beach, March, 2011
  • co-organizer of a minisymposium “Numerical methods for fluid flows with free boundaries and interfaces”, European Conference on Numerical Mathematics and Advanced Applications, Lausanne, August, 2013
  • co-organizer of an Int.Workshop “Mathematical modeling of natural disasters and technical hazards”, Sion, August, 2013
  • organizer of conference series “Mathematical models and numerical methods in biomathematics”, Moscow, (June 2010, January 2011, October 2011, October 2012, October 2013, October 2014)
  • co-organizer of the 3d Russian-Chinese Workshop on Numerical Mathematics and Scientific Computing, Moscow, September, 2013
  • co-organizer of the British-Russian Workshop under the British Council Researcher Links scheme “Mathematical and Computational Modelling in Cardiovascular Problems”, Moscow, April, 2014