RAS Kapitza Institute RUS

June, 2016


Igor A. Fomin

Birth: 26.12.1939 Kiev, USSR
Citizen of Russia
Address: Kapitza Institute for Physical Problems, RAS
119334, ul. Kosygina 2, Moscow, Russia
Fax +74956512125, Phone +74991377985
e-mail: fomin@kapitza.ras.ru

Research interests

Superfluidity, spin dynamics of 3He, superconductivity

Education, Degrees

1963 M.Sc. in Physics, MIPT
1968 Ph.D. in Physics, Landau Institute for Theoretical Physics AS, USSR
Supervisor: Prof. L.P. Pitaevskii
1981 Doctor of Science (Habilitation ) in Physics, Landau Institute for Theoretical Physics AS, USSR
2000 Russian Academy of Sciences Corresponding Fellow

Professional activities

1963-1965 Post Graduate Student, Institute of Physical Problems
1968-1993 Junior Researcher, Senior Research, Professor (1981), Landau Institute of Theoretical Physics
1993-present Head Researcher, Kapitza Institute of Physical Problems
1993-present Deputy Editor in Chief, JETP

Teaching activities

1970-: Lecturing in Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology
(1970-1981 - Assist., from 1981 - Prof.)


1993 The State Prize of Russian Federation
2005 Stoletov Prize of Russian Academy of Sciences
2008 Fritz London Memorial Prize