D.Sc. in Engineering
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quality and aquatic ecosystems modeling;
- integrated water resources management;
- application of Big Data Tools
and GIS in environmental studies.
Education and Career:
2017 ‑ present: ‑ Chief Researcher, Institute for Water & Environmental
Problems, SB RAS, Barnaul, Russia
1996 ‑ present: ‑ Full Professor ‑ Head-Organizer and Holder of the International UNESCO
Chair of "Environmental Edication in Siberia", Altai State Technical
University, Barnaul, Russia
1987 ‑ 1995 ‑ Researcher - Scientific secretary of Institute ‑ Senior researcher, Institute for Water
& Environmental Problems, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences (SB RAS),
1981 ‑ 1987 ‑ Research
position at the Altai
State Technical University
1973 ‑ 1981: Studies in Mathematics at the Novosibirsk State University
(Student, graduate employee) and the Altai State University
(Student), Novosibirsk and Barnaul,
Honorary Staff in the Russian Higher Education (Award of the Russian President)
Honorary Staff of the Russian Federation Ministry of Education and Science.
IAHS Tyson Award winner
Doctor of Sc. in Engineering, D.Sc. dissertation "Water Quality Monitoring and
Management in River Basin: Models and Information Systems" (Council of the
Novosibirsk State University. Novosibirsk, Russia)
Ph.D. in Physics and Mathematics, dissertation "Self-consistent
Model of Nematic Fluid Flow" (Council of the Institute
for Thermal Physics, Siberian Branch of the USSR’ Academy of
Sciences, Novosibirsk, USSR)
Membership of Professional
2000 ‑ present: Member
of the National Committee of the Russian Federation on the UNESCO IHP
1994 ‑ present: Member of International
Association for Hydrological Sciences (IAHS)
Scientific journals activity:
2017‑ present: Science of the Total Environment,
2006‑ present: Journal of Hydrologic Environment,
International collaboration and
2013 ‑ present: Collaboration in Framework of the
Program "IAHS Panta Rhei - Everything
Flows" (Proposer of the project "Reservoirs impact").
2005 ‑ 2013: Collaboration with Asian scientists (Prof. Lee Soontak and
his colleagues) within the International Hydrologic Environmental Society.
2001 ‑ 2004: The European
Community Program INTAS-2001-768 project "Water quality management information
tools for river basins based on environmental and economic considerations" (Leader
of Russian part).
2000: Principal Convenor of the
UNESCO symposium "Environmental Education for Sustainable
Development", Barnaul, Russia.
1997 ‑ 2002: The European Community Program "Tempus". (Leader of Russian part of projects).
2018‑ present: The Russian Foundation for Basic Research and the
government of the Altai region of the Russian Federation, grant ╣ 18-41-220002.
Leader and Principal
Investigator of the project.
2005‑ present: Several
Federal, Regional and Municipal projects in the information technologies,
economic and environmental fields (Leader and Principal Investigator of the
2001‑ 2004: Water quality management information tools for river basins based on
environmental and economic considerations. Leader of the Russian part of the European Community Program
1997‑ 2000: Development of
methods of water quality control in the river basins of Russia with computer
decision support system. Principal
Investigator of the project from the Federal
Scientific-Technical Program "Clean Waters of Russia".
1990‑ 1995: Aquatic ecosystems modeling. Responsible of project part
from the Russian National
Program of Biosphere and Ecological Investigations
1989‑ 1991: Modeling of water quality in rivers and reservoirs.
Responsible of the project part from the Russian State Program of Academic Investigations.
List of completed PhD studies under the supervision
of Professor Tskhai:
Ageikov, V. Yu., Development and application of
methods of theoretical group approach for mathematical modeling of water
quality for freshwater ecosystems. Specialty 05.13.18 - "Mathematical
modeling, numerical methods and software", Barnaul, 2010.
Mikhailidi, I. M., Creation of territorial information
systems based on application servers GIS services. Specialty 25.00.35 -
"Geoinformatics", ,Barnaul, 2006
Petukhov, A.V., Diversified system of bank
informatization (on the example of Altai Bank of Sberbank of the Russian
Federation). Specialty 05.13.10 - "Management in Social and Economic
Systems", Barnaul, 2002.
Smolin, D. V., Principles and methods of information
building and educational environment for learning a foreign language. Specialty
05.13.16 - "Application of Mathematical Models, Methods and Computer
Technologies in Research", Novosibirsk, 2000.
Solodky, O. G., Distributed system of information
support for water quality monitoring. Specialty 05.13.01 - "System
Analysis, Management and Processing of Information", Barnaul, 2002.
Verevkin, M. N., Regulation of water quality in the
river basin using an automated information system. Specialty 25.00.36 - "Geoecology", Ekaterinburg,
Zhevnov, D. A., Optimization of Use of Water
Protection Means on the Basis of Modeling and GIS. Specialty 05.13.10 -
"Management in Social and Economic Systems", Barnaul, 2006.
Participation in the International Conferences and
Workshops: more than 50.
The most significant scientific forums.
Publications ‐ about 300.
The most significant publications.
Professor Tskhai in: