Dr. Mark Zheleznyak
Degree: PhD Computational Fluid Mechanics.
Position: Director on R&D
Fields of work: Management of IT and Mathematical Modelling Projects, Environmental Risk Assessment, Decision support systems for radiation protection, Computational Hydraulics, Water Management, Hydrological Modelling, Radioonuclides and other pollutants transport in water systems
1975-1986 Dept of Coastal Hydrodynamics, Institute of Hydromechanics, Kiev
Nonlinear waves modeling (one of the first in the world numerical nonlinear dispersive model known in USSR and Russia as Zheleznyak-Pelinivsky equation). Coastal areas hydrodynamics, turbulence modeling.
Since 1986 he provided researches in Environmental Modeling with the applications for the assessments of the consequences of the Chernobyl accident and other environmental problems. He has over 15 years of teaching experience as the lecturer at the Taras Shevchenko National University in Kiev and supervisor of PhD students. In 2004 was awarded the Ukrainian State Prize in Science and Technology, the country.s highest honor, for his work on computerized systems for decision support in the effort to mitigate the effects of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, in 2006 received the President of Ukraine award "For Merits".
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