Vladimir G. Kucherov

Vladimir G. Kucherov

Vladimir G. Kucherov was born on August 20, 1955, in Moscow.
In 1977, he finished Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas with a specialization “Mechanical Engineer”, in 1990 – the doctoral candidacy of Gubkin State Academy of Oil and Gas Academy.
He holds position in Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas – Professor of the Department of Physics from 2009.
Professional activity: Engineer of Scientific-Research Institute of Rubber Industry (1977–1978); Engineer, Junior and Senior Research Associate, Doctoral Candidate, Professor of the Department of Physics at Gubkin State Oil and Gas University. Work abroad: Invited Research Associate at the University of Umea (Sweden), Project Coordinator, Associate Professor at the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm.
Area of scientific studies: experimental researches of hydrocarbon formation ways under conditions of the upper mantle of the Earth, study of phase behavior and properties of complex hydrocarbon systems under superhigh state parameters.
The Candidate's Dissertation “Heat-Transfer Properties of Oil-Water Emulsions and Methods of Their Calculation for the Conditions of Oil Gathering and Treating”, Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas (1987); the Doctoral Dissertation “Experimental Researches of Heat-Transfer Properties and Phase Behavior of Complex Hydrocarbon Systems at High Pressure”, Lomonosov Moscow Institute of Fine Chemical Technologies (Moscow State University of Fine Chemical Technologies) (2005); Professor of the Department of Physical Chemistry of Lomonosov Moscow Institute of Fine Chemical Technologies (from 2006); Associate Professor at the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm (2009).
A member of Dissertation Committees under Lomonosov Moscow Institute of Fine Chemical Technologies (from 2006).
He is the author of more than 50 scientific papers, including “The evolution of multicomponent systems at high pressure. Proceeding of National Academy of Science” (USA), 2002; Hydrocarbon synthesis from minerals at pressure up to 5 GPa // Lectures of RAS, 2002; “Methane-derived hydrocarbons produced under upper-mantle conditions / Nature Geoscience”, 2009.
He was organizer and invited lecturer of separate sections at 5 international conferences, including Nordic Geological Winter Meeting (Upsalla, 2004); AAPG and AAPG European Region Energy Conference and Exhibition (Athens, 2007); the 33rd Geological Congress (Oslo, 2008).
He lectures on the discipline: Synthesis, Phase Behavior of Complex Hydrocarbon Systems under Superhigh State Parameters.
He prepared one Candidate of Science.

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