Vladimir V. Korenkov

Director of the Meshcheryakov Laboratory of Information Technologies


Vladimir Vasilievich Korenkov, Doctor of Technical sciences.

Date and place of birth:

26 September 1953, Tula, USSR.

Education and degrees:

  • 1971–1976 Moscow State University, Department of Computing Mathematics & Cybernetics, Specialization: Applied Mathematics
  • 1985 Candidate of Physics and Mathematics «Software for realization of a dialog for ES computers»
  • 2013 Doctor of Engineering («Methodology of developing a scientific information-computing complex within the global grid-infrastructure«)

Professional career:

  • 1976–1982 Engineer, Joint Institute for Nuclear Research, LCTA
  • 1982–1987 Head Engineer LCTA JINR
  • 1987–1988 Senior researcher, LCTA JINR
  • 1988–1989 Acting Head of Sector, LCTA JINR
  • 1989–1992 Head of Sector, LCTA JINR
  • 1992–1993 Acting Deputy Director on scientific work LCTA JINR
  • 1993–1999 Deputy Director, LCTA JINR
  • 2000–2007 Deputy Director, LIT JINR
  • 2007–2013 Deputy Director, LIT JINR
  • Since 2013 Director, LIT JINR

Scientific and organizational activity:

  • Since 1993 Chairman, co-chairman and member of organizing committees of international conferences and schools on information technologies
  • 1994−2003 Member of the Scientific Technical Council of the National Network for computer telecommunications for science and higher school
  • 1995−2005 Member of the Council on high-performance computations at the Russian Academy of Sciences
  • Member of the Coordinating Committee of the project RIVK on establishing a regional computer centre for LHC in Russia
  • 2003−2007 Мember of the Dissertation Council of SRINP MSU
  • Since 2003 Member of the Grid Deployment Board (GDB) of the Worldwide LHC ComputingGrid (WLCG) Project
  • Since 2004 Member of the ICFA-SCIC (International Committee on Future Accelerators Standing Committee on Interregional Connectivity)
  • Member of the scientific Council of the Ministry of Education and Sciences of the Russian Federation on priority science objectives “Development of mathematical models, software and algorithmic support for systems with extra massive parallelism and solving the pilot tasks of science and technology”
  • Since 2018 Member of the Council on the priority direction Of the strategy of scientific and technological development of the Russian Federation “Transition to digital, intelligent production technologies, robotic systems, new materials and methods of design, creation of big data processing systems, machine learning and artificial intelligence”
  • Member of International Academy of Sciences;
  • Member of editorial boards of “Mathematical Modelling and Geometry” and “Modern Information Technology and IT-education”
  • Member of the Expert Council of the Russian Foundation for Basic Research, Russian Science Foundation, Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation (Georgia)
  • Organizer of more than 50 international and Russian conferences, symposiums, schools and other events. The most famous conference for the last 5 years: NEC-2011, NEC-2013 (Varna), NEC-2015, NEC-2017 (Montenegro), GRID-2012, GRID-2014, GRID-2016, GRID-2018 (Dubna), “Math. Computer. Education” (Dubna, Russia) in 2012, 2014, 2016, RCDL-2015, CHEP-2016 (USA), CHEP-2018 (Bulgaria)

Educational activity:

  • Since 1993 – Chairman, co-chairman and member of organizing committees of international conferences and schools on information technologies
  • 1997−2000 Lecturer Department of Automated Management Systems, International University «Dubna»
  • Since 2000 Head of the Department «Distributed Informational-computational systems», International University «Dubna», Professor, Supervisor of 4 Candidates of Science, more than 100 magisterial and diploma works
  • In 2013 he set up a Center for geolocation and space monitoring in the University «Dubna» together with Russian Satellite Communication Company (RSCC) and is the scientific leader
  • In 2014 he created and is Director of the Laboratory “Cloud technologies and Big Data analytics” of the Plekhanov Russian University of Economics
  • The Chairman of the SAC in the defense of the thesis in St. Petersburg State University, Tver State University.

Research interests:

  • Grid technologies,
  • high-performance and distributed computing,
  • Parallel computations,
  • Visualization and multimedia systems,
  • database applications,


  • General coordination of WLCG activities at JINR;
  • Member of CMS experiment;
  • Coordinator of RDMS CMS Computing.

Scientific publications:

Results of the scientific activities have been published in 438 articles, 166 of which are published in journals indexed in Scopus (Author ID: 57193414565); 9600 citations in 7900 documents; h-index is equal to 29; a member of the contributors’ team for the discovery of the Higgs boson. From 2013 to 2017, V.V. Korenkov was the co-author in 66 publications of CMS Collaboration.

Prizes, awards:

  • Medal "In memory of the 850th anniversary of Moscow" (1997),
  • Encouraging Prize of JINR "JINR Local Area Network" (1998),
  • Second prize of JINR "Statistical model of Information Traffic" (2002),
  • Veteran of Atomic Engineering and Industry (2002),
  • Certificate of Honour of the Federal Agency of Science and Innovations (2006),
  • Certificate of Honour of the Governor of Moscow region (2006),
  • Medal «Petro Mohyla» from the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine (2006),
  • Certificate of Honour of the Moscow region Government (2011),
  • Badge of Honor of the Mongolian Government “Leading scientific researcher” (2012),
  • JINR First Prize “JINR Grid Infrastructure as a Component оf Russian and World-Wide Grid” (2013),
  • A project “Tier1 center to process data from the Large Hadron Collider at CERN” won in the “Project of the Year” contest, organized by the Association of Directors of Russian IT companies GlobalCIO in the category “Development and modernization of infrastructure” (2015),
  • The support network development project at the Joint Institute for nuclear research is recognized by Cisco as ” The best project of 2018 in the field of network technologies” (2018)
  • Medal of the Order “For Merit to the Fatherland” of the second degree (2022)
  • Honorary title “Honoured Scientist of the Moscow Region” (2022)

Grants, federal contracts:

  • Since 1996 Russian Foundation for Basic Research, 19 grants (BAFIZ-96, BAFIZ-98, BAFIZ-2, CERN-RFBR, Ukraine-RFBR, etc.)
  • 2001−2003 EU DataGRID — coordinator from JINR
  • Since 2003 WLCG (Worldwide LHC Computing GRID) – coordinator from JINR
  • 2004−2010 EGEE (Enabling GRID for E-sciencE) – coordinator from JINR
  • 2005−2006 Contract of the Federal Agency of Science and Innovations of Russian Federation “Development of a prototype centre of basic grid-service of new generation for intensive operation with distributed data in a federal scale” – coordinator
  • 2007−2010 SKIF-GRID “The development and use of hard and software in grid-technologies and advanced supercomputer systems SKIF in 2007-2010” – coordinator from JINR
  • 2008−2010 Contract of the Federal Agency of Science and Innovations of Russian Federation “Working out the computing system for development of the Grid-complex RuTier2/RDIG for carrying out by the Russian institutes the distributed data analysis for the LHC experiments as a part of global Grid-system WLCG/EGEE” – coordinator
  • Since 2008 – “GridNNN – National Nanotechnological Network” – coordinator from JINR
  • Since 2011 – EGI-InSPARE (Integrated Sustainable Pan-European Infrastructure for Researchers in Europe) – coordinator from JINR
  • Since 2011 – Contract of the Federal Agency of Science and Innovations of Russian Federation “Creation of an automated system of data processing for experiments at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) of Tier-1 level and maintenance of Grid-services for a distributed analysis of these data”- coordinator from JINR
  • Since 2011 – Contract of the Federal Agency of Science and Innovations of Russian Federation “Model of a shared distributed system for acquisition, transfer and processing of very large-scale data volumes, based on Grid technologies, for the NICA accelerator complex” – coordinator
  • Since 2015 – Project “Development of software suite for intellectual dispatching and adaptive self-organization for virtual computing resources based on LIT JINR Cloud” – leader.
  • Since 2018 – Project “Development of information and analytical system for monitoring and analysis of labor market needs in graduates on the basis of big data analytics” – leader


Vladimir V. KORENKOV

Direc­tor, MLIT JINR



phone: +7 (49621) 6-40-19, 6-25-26

fax: +7 (49621) 6-51-45

e-mail: korenkov@jinr.ru