1. Graduated from M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia in 1967, Specialty: Physics.

2. Graduated from High Postgraduate Courses at Moscow Institute for Physics and Technology in 1970 (Cathedra at L.D. Landau Theoretical Physics Institute, Academy of Sciences of USSR), Specialty: Theoretical Physics.

Scientific Degrees:

1. PhD (Physics and Mathematics) in P.N. Lebedev Physical Institute, Academy of Sciences of USSR, 1979.

2. Doctor of Sciences (Physics and Mathematics) — Second Doctorate (Habilitation) in General Physics Institute, Academy of Sciences of USSR, 1991.

3. State Professors Degree (Physics and Mathematics) from State Highest Certifying Committee of Russian Federation, 1992.

Past Professional Experiences:

1970—1973: Senior Engineer at Scientific Research Institute for Optical and Physical Measuring, Moscow.

1973—1980: Principal Designer at Scientific Research Institute Altair, Moscow.

1980—1983: Senior Researcher at P. N. Lebedev Physical Institute, Academy of Sciences of USSR, Moscow.

1983—1999: Senior Scientist, Head of the Laboratory at General Physics Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow.

1999—now: Professor, Senior Scientist at Data Storage Institute, Agency for Science, Technology and Research, Singapore.

Work abroad as visiting Professor and invited Professor (1989—2000):

Austria, Johannes Kepler University, Linz, 1989—1999;
Italy, University of Lecce, 1993—1999;
France, University of Marseilles, 1993—1998;
Sweden, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm 1995;
Japan, Tokyo Institute of technology, 1999.


Prof. Dr. Boris LUK'YANCHUK, Senior Scientist, OMS DSI, A*STAR