Gennady Mesyats

Gennady Andreyevich Mesyats (Russian: Месяц, Геннадий Андреевич, February 29, 1936, Kemerovo, Russia) is a Russian physicist, founder of several scientific schools — high-current electronics and pulse electrophysics, one of the acknowledged world leaders in these areas. [1][2]

Gennady A. Mesyats
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Born (1936-02-29) 29 February 1936 (age 85)
Citizenship Soviet Union
Alma materTomsk Polytechnic University
Known forHigh-current electronics emission, Nanosecond pulse sources, Injection gas electronics, Ectons
AwardsOrden of Honour.png (1976)
USSR State Prize (1978),
Demidov Prize (2002)
Global Energy Prize (2003)
IEEE Marie Sklodowska-Curie Award (2012)
Scientific career
FieldsPhysics of plasma
InstitutionsLebedev Physical Institute
Doctoral advisorLev Sena

He has been a vice-president of the Russian Academy of Sciences since 1987 and a director of the Lebedev Physical Institute since 2004. He was announced as the recipient of the IEEE Marie Sklodowska-Curie Award for 2012.

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  1. ^ Gennady Mesyats. Kemerovo, Lebedev Physical Institute, IEEE Marie Sklodowska-Curie Award, Russia. Loc. 2012-06-24. ISBN 9786201234963. Retrieved 20 August 2018.
  2. ^ "Honorary Doctors". Retrieved 20 August 2018.
  3. ^ "Dyke Awards". Archived from the original on 9 March 2016.

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