Alexander Savelievich Sorin

Chief Scientific Secretary of the Joint Institute for Nuclear Research

 

Alexander Savelievich Sorin, Doctor of Physics and Mathematics, Professor.


Date and place of birth:

October 9, 1954, Dnepropetrovsk, USSR


Education:


  • 1971−1976 Undergraduate student at the Physics Department of Dnepropetrovsk State University (USSR)
  • 1976−1979 Graduate student at the Physics Department of Dnepropetrovsk State University and the Laboratory of Theoretical Physics of JINR

Degrees:


  • 1980 Candidate of Science in Physics and Mathematics (PhD) (thesis: “Orthosymplectic supersymmetry”), Laboratory of Theoretical Physics, JINR
  • 2003 Doctor of Science (Habilitation) in Physics and Mathematics (thesis: “Linearizing W-algebras and discrete and continuous integrable hierarchies with extended supersymmetry”), Bogoliubov Laboratory of Theoretical Physics (BLTP), JINR


Professional career:


  • 1979–1980 Assistant of chair of mathematical physics, Dnepropetrovsk State University
  • 1981–1982 Senior engineer, Scientific Research Laboratory of Technical Regulations, Moscow
  • 1982–1989 Junior Researcher, Senior Researcher, All-Union Center for Surface and Vacuum Physics Research, Moscow
  • 1989–1993 Leading Researcher, Scientific Council on Cybernetics, Academy of Sciences of USSR, Moscow
  • 1993–2003 Senior Researcher, BLTP JINR
  • 2003–2012 Deputy Director of BLTP JINR
  • 2013–2017 Deputy Director of VBLHEP JINR
  • Since 01.04.2017 JINR Chief Scientific Secretary

Scientific and organizational activities:


  • Since 2003 Member of the BLTP and JINR Science and Technology Council
  • 2004−2010 Deputy Head of the Theoretical Physics chair (Dubna University)
  • Since 2011 Professor of the Theoretical Physics Department (Dubna University)
  • Since 2005 Deputy Chairman of the BLTP Dissertation Council
  • Since 2007 Member of the LHEP Science and Technology Council
  • 2010−2012 Member of the International Advisory Committee at the National Laboratory of Heavy Ion Research Facility in Lanzhou, Institute of Modern Physics, China
  • Since 2011 Member of the International Advisory Committee of “Critical Point and Onset of Deconfinement” Conference
  • Since 2015 Member of the International Advisory Committee of “Quark Matter” Conference
  • Since 2015 Member of the International Advisory Committee of “Strangeness in Quark Matter” Conference
  • 2015−2016 Member of the Working Group 2 “Phases of Strong-Interaction Matter” of Nuclear Physics European Collaboration Committee (NuPECC)
  • Since 2015 Member of the European Physical Society Nuclear Physics Division Board (EPS NPDB)


Educational activities:


  • 2004−2010 Deputy Head, Department of Theoretical Physics of the University «Dubna»
  • Since 2011 Professor, Department of Theoretical Physics of the University «Dubna»

Research interests:


Phase transitions and critical phenomena in strongly interacting QCD matter. Integrable structures in field and (super) string theories.

Scientific publications:


Author of 195 scientific publications.

Awards and Prizes:


  • First Prize of JINR in the field of Theoretical Physics for 1999 and 2008
  • Note of Acknowledgement of the JINR Directorate, 2015
  • Note of Acknowledgement of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, 2016

Contacts

Alexander S. SORIN

 

Alexander Savelievich Sorin

 

phone: +7 (49621) 6-59-40,
  6-22-21
fax: +7 (49621) 6-59-92,
  +7 (495) 632-78-80
e-mail: main@jinr.ru,
  sorin@theor.jinr.ru