Editorial Board


 Ivanovsky Vladimir Nikolayevich chief editor 

Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, 
Head of Oil and Gas Industry Machines and Equipment Chair, 
Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas, (Russia, Moscow), 
tel.: +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: http://www.gubkin.ru/gallery/prof/detail.php?ID=1200



Agzamov Farit Akramovich
(Russia, 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: http://www.rusoil.net/default.aspx?link=2339



Veliyulin Ibragim Ibragimovich
(Russia, Moscow), Doctor of Tehnical Sciences, Professor,
Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas, 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


Verevkin Aleksandr Pavlovich
(Russia, 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: http://rusoil.net/default.aspx?link=2148



Grachev Sergey Ivanovich
(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: http://www.tsogu.ru/...



Drozdov Aleksandr Nikolayevich
(Russia, Moscow), Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, 
Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas, 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: http://www.gubkin.ru/gallery/prof/detail.php?ID=1185


Ivanovsky Vladimir Nikolayevich
(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, e-mail: ivanovskivn@rambler.ru

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: http://www.gubkin.ru/gallery/prof/detail.php?ID=1200



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



Kolotovsky Aleksandr Nikolayevich
(Russia, Moscow), Candidate of Technical Sciences, 
Deputy Department Head – Head of Gas Trunk Pipelines and Gas Condensate Pipelines 
Operation Department of Gas and Gas Condensate Transportation
Office of the Underground Storage and Use Department, OJSC Gazprom Gas
Transportation, e-mail: A.Kolotovskiy@adm.gazprom.ru

Candidate of Sciences (Engineering) (resolution of the SAC Presidium, minutes No. 23 dated 
11.06.2010); author of 69 scientific papers.



Kunina Polina Semenovna
(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: http://kubstu.ru/s-217



Lobusev Aleksandr Vyacheslavovich
(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, 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: http://www.gubkin.ru/gallery/prof/detail.php?ID=29322&print=Y




Mischenko Igor Tikhonovich
(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, 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: http://www.gubkin.ru/gallery/prof/detail.php?ID=1231&print=Y



Nikolayev Nikolay Mikhailovich

(Russia, Moscow), Candidate of Technical Sciences, General Director of RITEK JSC, 
Vice-President of Lukoil JSC, 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: http://www.ritek.ru/corporate/management




Oganov Garry Sergeyevich
(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/



Protasov Viktor Nikolayevich
(Russia, Moscow), Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor of 
Oil and Gas Industry Machines and Equipment Chair, Gubkin Russian State University of Oil 
and Gas, 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 (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: http://www.gubkin.ru/gallery/prof/detail.php?ID=1250&print=Y




Silin Mikhail Aleksandrovich
(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,
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, 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: http://www.gubkin.ru/general/rukovodstvo/rectorat/Silin.php




Simonova Irina Fedorovna
(Russia, Moscow), Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Head
of Labor and Personnel Management Chair, Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas, 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: http://www.gubkin.ru/faculty/




Steklov Oleg Ivanovich
(Russia, Moscow), Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor of Oil and 
Gas Structures Welding and Monitoring, Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas,
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, 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: http://www.gubkin.ru/gallery/prof/detail.php?ID=1272&print=Y




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