Sergey N. Dmitriev

Director of the Flerov Laboratory of Nuclear Reactions


Sergey N. Dmitriev, Doctor of Physics and Mathematics, Professor.

Date and place of birth:

17 January 1954, Kalinin (present Tver), USSR.

Education and degrees:

  • 1971–1977 Mendeleev Moscow Institute of Chemical Technology (MICT), Physical Chemistry Department
  • 1980 Candidate of Science (Chem.) (PhD) («Hydration, Distribution and Separation of Zr and Hf in the Process of Extraction from Sulphuric and Nitrate Media»)
  • 1996 Doctor of Science (Phys. and Math.) («Preparation of the Ultra Pure Isotopes 237Pu and 236Pu for the Study of Plutonium Human Metabolism and Radioecological Research»)
  • 2000 Professor

Professional career:

  • 1977–1980 Postgraduate student, Junior Researcher, Mendeleev MICT
  • 1980–1982 Junior Researcher, Laboratory of Nuclear Reactions (LNR), JINR
  • 1983–1984 Head of research group, LNR
  • 1985–1989 Senior researcher, LNR
  • 1989–1993 Head of sector, LNR
  • 1993–1996 Head of the Centre of Applied Physics, Flerov Laboratory of Nuclear Reactions (FLNR)
  • 1997–2007 Deputy Director of FLNR
  • Since 2007 Director of FLNR

Scientific and organizational activity:

  • Since 1995 Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (UK)
  • 1997–2000 Professor of the Physical Chemistry Department of the Mendeleev University (Moscow)
  • Since 2004 Member of the editorial board of the journal «Radiochemistry»
  • Since 1997 Co-chairman and member of the Organizing Committees of international conferences on problems of superheavy elements and applied nuclear physics
  • Since 1997 Member of the Scientific Qualifi cation Council at FLNR and FLNP, JINR
  • 2011–2012 Chairman of the Scientific Programme Committee of the JINR–Rosnano Joint Company (Nanocentre «Dubna»)

Research interests:

  • Synthesis and study of properties of superheavy elements (SHE),
  • Chemical identification of SHE,
  • Applied nuclear physics.

Scientific publications:

Author of more than 170 papers.


  • Flerov Prize (2007)
  • JINR First Prizes in 1992, 1995, 1996, 2000, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010
  • Medal of the Order “For the Merit to the Fatherland”, 1st class (2018);



Direc­tor, FLNR JINR



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