Vladimir N. Ivanovsky – chief editor

(Russia, Moscow)
Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Head of Oil and Gas Industry Machines and Equipment Chair, Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas (National Research University), tel.: +7 (495) 276-09-73, +7 (495) 240-54-57, e-mail: redactor@neftegas.info  
Author of more than 170 scientific papers. Current member of the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences (since 2000). Chairman of the Thesis Board of the Supreme Attestation Committee (SAC), member of the SAC expert council for oil and gas issues. Honored Worker of the Fuel and Energy Complex (2004).
Link to the personal page (In Russ.): http://www.gubkin.ru/gallery/prof/detail.php?ID=1200

Farit A. Agmazov

(Russia, Bashkortostan, Ufa)
Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Ufa State Petroleum Technical University, e-mail: faritag@yandex.ru.
Author of 65 inventions and patents and of more than 160 published scientific papers (including a text book, seven monographs, scientific subject reviews, and articles in domestic and foreign editions). Participant of many international conferences, including in the countries of the former Soviet Union and beyond. Current member of the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences and the Academy of Mining Sciences, member of scientific and thesis boards on conferment of the academic degree of Doctors of Science (Engineering).

Link to the personal page (In Russ.): http://www.rusoil.net/default.aspx?link=2339

Ibragim I. Veliyulin

(Russia, Moscow)
Doctor of Tehnical Sciences, Professor, Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas (National Research University), Director of Expert and Analytical Center on Optimization of Gas Pipelines Linear Portion Diagnostics and Maintenance,OJSC Orgenergogaz, e-mail: i.i.veliyulin@oeg.gazprom.ru
Author of more than 380 printed papers, monograph, 5 books, 4 author certificates and more than 70 patents, 11 of them are implemented in the gas industry. Honorable Worker of Gas Industry (2000), award winner of the RF Government for Science and Technology for 2009. Awarded the medal “In commemoration of the Moscow's 850th Anniversary” (1997).

Link to the personal page: http://www.gubkin.ru/gallery/prof/detail.php?ID=29359

Aleksandr P. Verevkin

(Russia, Bashkortostan, Ufa)
Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Head of Chemical and Technical Processes Automation Chair, e-mail: apverevkin@mail.ru
Author of more than 200 printed papers. Member of the scientific board on conferment of academic degrees Д-212.288.03. Member of the Scientific Board of Ufa State Petroleum Technological University and Department of Production Processes Automation. Expert of the Safety Expert Review System. Awarded the lapel pin “Honored Worker of the Russian Higher Professional Education”, certificate of appreciation of the Ministry of Education of the RF.

Link to the personal page (In Russ.): http://rusoil.net/default.aspx?link=2148

Ernst J. Huttar

(Austria, Klosterneuburg)
Doctor of Technical Sciences (since 1985), LMF Leobersdorfer Maschinenfabrik GmbH, as a Technical Director, e-mail: ernst.huttar@lmf.at
Education: Technical University Vienna, 1980.
Scientific ranks Diplom Ingenieur, since 1980.
Dissertations: Design of a multistage gearbox by CAD (1985, Technical University of Vienna).
Scientific interests: High speed reciprocating compressors, electrical/electronical control systems, gas pipeline evacuation units.
Holder of international patents.

Sergey I. Grachev

(Russia, Tyumen)
Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Tyumen State Oil and Gas University, e-mail: general@tsogu.ru
Author of more than 150 scientific papers, including 10 inventions and 7 monographs. Participant of regional, Russian and international scientific and practical conferences and workshops. Member of the Thesis Board on conferment of academic degrees, Deputy Chairman of the Thesis Board at Tyumen State Oil and Gas University. Member of the Scientific Board of Tyumen State Oil and Gas University from 1995. Member of the Scientific and Technical Board of Nizhnevartovsk NIPIneft. Since 2005, the Member of the Territorial Department of the Central Commission for Development of Crude Hydrocarbon Fields of Rosnedra for the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Area.

Link to the personal page (In Russ.): http://www.tsogu.ru/institutes/inig/sub-facultys_/2776-2/?lang=en

Aleksandr N. Drozdov

(Russia, Moscow)
Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas (National Research University), e-mail: com@gubkin.ru
Author of 150 scientific papers. Associate Member of the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences (2004). Award winner of the RF Government for Science and Technology (1997) and I.M. Gubkin Award (2005). Head of Smena Scientific and Educational Center.

Link to the personal page (In Russ.): http://www.gubkin.ru/gallery/prof/detail.php?ID=1185

Fakhraddin S. Ismailov

(Azerbaijan, Baku)
PhD in Technical Sciences, Research and Design Institute Neftegaz (Socar), e-mail: office.ogpi@socar.az

Aleksandr N. Kolotovsky

(Russia, Moscow)
Oil and gas industry’ long-service employee, Candidate of sciences (Engineering) (resolution of the SAC Presidium, minutes No. 23 dated 11.06.2010); author of 69 scientific papers.

Polina S. Kunina

(Russia, Krasnodar)
Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Oil and Gas Fields Equipment Chair, Kuban State Technological University, e-mail: oa@kubstu.ru
Author of more than 100 scientific papers, including 23 inventions and 6 monographs. Award Winner of the USSR Oil and Gas Industry. Honored Inventor of the USSR. Head of the NDT and Diagnostics Laboratory authorized to issue expert opinions.

Link to the personal page (In Russ.): http://kubstu.ru/s-217

Vladimir G. Kucherov

(Stockholm, Sweden)
Candidate of Science (Engineering), Doctor of Science (Physics and Mathematics), associate professor at Royal Institute of Technology (Stockholm), professor of the Physics Department at Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas (National Research University), e-mail: vladimir.kutcherov@energy.kth.se
Professional activity: engineer at Research and Design Institute of Rubber Industry (1977–1978), work at Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas: engineer, junior research associate, senior research associate, doctoral candidate, professor of the Physics Department; work abroad: invited research worker at Umea University (Sweden), project coordinator, associate professor at Royal Institute of Technology (Stockholm).
Author of more than 70 scientific papers published in the leading international journals such as Nature Geoscience, PNAS, Review of Geophysics, Reports of the Academy of Sciences of the Russian Federation, including “The evolution of multicomponent systems at high pressure” (Proceeding of National Academy of Science (U.S.A.), 2002); Hydrocarbon synthesis from minerals at pressures up to 5 GPa (Reports of the Russian Academy of Sciences, 2002); Methane-derived hydrocarbons produced under upper-mantle conditions (Nature Geoscience, 2009).
Organizer and guest speaker to certain sections in five international conferences, including Nordic Geological Winter Meeting (Upsalla, 2004); AAPG and AAPG European Region Energy Conference and Exhibition (Athens, 2007); 33rd Geological Congress (Oslo, 2008).
Coordinator of international master’s and post-graduate programs.

Link to the personal page (In Russ.): http://www.gubkin.ru/gallery/prof/detail.php?ID=29390

Aleksandr V. Lobusev

(Russia, Moscow)
Doctor of Geological and Mineralogical Sciences, Professor, Head of Oil and Gas Field Geology Chair, Dean of Oil and Gas Geology and Geophysics Faculty, Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas (National Research University), e-mail: MLobusev@gmail.com
Associate Member of the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences, member of the Central Commission for Development of Crude Hydrocarbon Fields of Russia (CCD), English Royal Geological Society and Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), Chairman of the Scientific Commission of the University Council, member of two thesis boards. Author of more than 80 scientific papers, 1 monograph, 5 text books and tutorials. Award winner of Gubkin Oil and Gas Engineers Scientific and Technical Society (2004). Awarded the lapel pin “Honored Explorer of Subsoils” (2009).

Link to the personal page (In Russ.): http://www.gubkin.ru/gallery/prof/detail.php?ID=29322&print=Y

Igor T. Mishchenko

(Russia, Moscow)
Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Head of Oil Fields Development Chair, Dean of Oil and Gas Fields Development Faculty, Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas (National Research University), e-mail: info_oil@list.ru
Member of the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences (since 1996), author of more than 300 scientific papers, including more than 40 monographs. Honored Scientist of the RF (1998), Two times award winner of the RF Government in Science and Technology (1998, 2010). Awarded the medals “Veteran of Labor” (1988), “In commemoration of the Moscow's 850th Anniversary” (1997), gold medal “Man of the Year” of the American Biographical Institute (1994, 1997), big silver medal of the International Biographical Center (Cambridge, England, 1994). Gubkin Award Winner (1998, 2002, 2006), Muravlenko Award (2000), Baybakov Award (2004), “Gold ROSING” (2006), “Star of High Technology” award (2007). Owner of the following signs of honor: “Inventor of the USSR” (1982), “For excellence in work of the USSR Ministry of Higher and Secondary Vocational Education” (1997), “In recognition of economics and science development” (1997). Honored Oil Engineer of the USSR (1990), honored worker of higher professional education (2000).

Link to the personal page (In Russ.): http://www.gubkin.ru/gallery/prof/detail.php?ID=1231&print=Y

Nikolay M. Nikolayev

(Russia, Moscow)
Candidate of Technical Sciences, General Director of RITEK JSC, Vice-President of Lukoil PJSC, e-mail: media@ritek.ru
The number of scientific publications is more than 30. He is the author of 14 patents of the Russian Federation, including 10 invention patents and 4 utility model patents. He was awarded with honorary title «Honored worker of the oil and gas industry in the Russian Federation» (2000), «Honored worker of the Company» (2004), «Honored worker of the fuel and energy complex» (2006). He was awarded the second-class medal of the Order of Merit for the Motherland (2012) and Diploma of the President of the Russian Federation.

Link to the personal page (In Russ.): http://www.ritek.ru/corporate/management

Garri S. Oganov

(Russia, Moscow)
Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Director of Offshore Wells Construction Design Center of Krasnoyarskgazprom Neftegazproekt LLC, e-mail: office@krskgazprom-ngp.ru
Author of 56 scientific papers in technology, process of drilling and designing oil and gas wells. Honored Oil Engineer (2004).

Link to the personal page: http://ru.hayazg.info/Оганов_Гарри_Сергеевич

Viktor N. Protasov

(Russia, Moscow)
Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor of Oil and Gas Industry Machines and Equipment Chair, Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas (National Research University), e-mail: protasov1935@rambler.ru
Head of Laboratory, Design of Polymer Coatings for Oil and Gas Equipment and Structures. Member of three Thesis Boards at Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas (National Research University) (since 2000). Author of 35 author certificates and patents for inventions, 220 scientific papers. Trained 17 Candidates of Sciences and was a scientific advisor of a doctor thesis. Awarded the medals “In commemoration of the Moscow's 850th Anniversary” (1997), “Veteran of Labor” (1991), two silver medals of the All-Union Exhibition of Achievements of National Economy (1983, 1988), Gubkin medal (1998).

Link to the personal page (In Russ.): http://www.gubkin.ru/gallery/prof/detail.php?ID=1250&print=Y

Mikhail A. Silin

(Russia, Moscow)
Doctor of Chemical Sciences, Professor, Vice-Rector on Innovations and Developments Commercialization, Head of Chemicals Technology for Oil and Gas Industry Chair, Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas (National Research University), e-mail: silin.m@gubkin.ru
Associate Member of the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences, Oil and Gas Section (2007), Current member of the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences, Oil and Gas Section (2011). Deputy Head of the Scientific Council, Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas (National Research University), Deputy Head of the Thesis Board. Awarded with the prize of RF Government in Science and Technology for “Development and industrial implementation of reagents and hydraulic seam fracturing technologies”. Afghanistan Combat Veteran.

Link to the personal page (In Russ.): http://www.gubkin.ru/general/rukovodstvo/rectorat/Silin.php

Irina F. Simonova

(Russia, Moscow)
Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Head of Labor and Personnel Management Chair, Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas (National Research University), e-mail: simonova.if@gubkin.ru
Author of 88 scientific papers. Current member of the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences. Delivered speech at 23 international, Russian, industry and inter-higher educational institutions congresses and conferences. A member of two thesis boards at Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas and the Academy of Labor and Social Relations.

Link to the personal page (In Russ.): http://www.gubkin.ru/faculty/economics_and_management/chairs_and_departments/job_and_personnel_admin...

Oleg I. Steklov

(Russia, Moscow)
Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor of Oil and Gas Structures Welding and Monitoring, Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas (National Research University), e-mail: o.steklov@gmail.com
Author of more than 450 scientific papers. Current member of the International Higher Education Academy of Sciences (1994), Prokhorov Academy of Engineering Sciences (2004). Member of Thesis Boards at Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas (National Research University), Bauman MSTU, Central Research Institute of Machine Building Technology Scientific and Production Association President of the Russian Scientific and Technical Welding Society (since 1995), member of the management board of the International Welding Institute (since 1995), co-chairman of the welding and own mechanical engineering section, Scientific and Technical Council of the RF Gosstroy (since 1995), member of the Scientific and Technical Council of Gazprom JSC (since 1995), Stroytransgaz (since 1997), Spetsneftegaz (since 2000), Rosneftegazstroy (since 1998). Honored Scientist and Technician of the RF (1994). Awarded the medals “Veteran of Labor” (1986), in memory of S.P. Korolev, academician (2003), N.N. Semenov, academician (2006), “In commemoration of the Moscow's 850th Anniversary” (1997). Two times Gubkin Award winner (1987, 2002), Excellent Worker of Gas Industry (1990). Received the sign of honor of the USSR Ministry of Higher and Secondary Vocational Education “For excellence in work” (1986), honorable Worker of Gas Industry (2000).

Link to the personal page (In Russ.): http://www.gubkin.ru/gallery/prof/detail.php?ID=1272&print=Y

Suleimanov Baghir Alekper oglu

(Azerbaijan, Baku)
Doctor of Technical Sciences, NAS Corresponding Member, Professor, Neftegaz (Socar) Research and Design Institute, e-mail: Baghir.Suleymanov@socar.az

Link to the personal page: http://science.ab.az/forms/chlenyikorrespondentyi/2211