
Prof. Victor I. Gerasimenko
National Academy of Sciences
Institute of Mathematics
3 Tereshchenkivs'ka St.,
01601, MSP, Kiev4, Ukraine
Tel: (380 44) 2244564
Fax: (380 44) 2352010
gerasym@imath.kiev.ua


Data:
Born January 26 1954; 1976 B.S. degree
from Physics Faculty of the Kyiv National University;
1976  1978  postgraduate courses of the Kyiv National University;
19781986  research engineer, Junior Scientific Researcher, Senior
Scientific Researcher, Institute of Theoretical Physics, Kyiv;
19861991  Senior Scientific Researcher, Institute of Mathematics,
Kyiv;
1991Pres.  Professor, Leading Scientific Researcher, Institute of
Mathematics, Kyiv.
1981 Ph.D., 1991  Professor, Dr.Sci.
Award:
2001 State Prize of the Ukraine.

Area of expertise:

Statistical mechanics and quantum field theory;
 Infinite particle evolution equations;

Kinetic and hydrodynamic equations.
Research and Development Activity:
 Evolution of infinite particle systems;
 Methods of the construction of solutions
to the BBGKY hierarchy of
the infinite particle systems;
 The mathematical justification to the
derivation of kinetic and hydrodynamic equations from the dynamics
of manyparticle systems of various nature: plasma like and condensed
media (metals, semiconductors, granular materials);
 Inverse osmotic processes in the inhomogeneous
systems of charged particles;
 Dynamics of quantumclassical systems.

Selected Publications:
 Manyparticle dynamics and kinetic
equations, Dordrecht: Kluwer Akad. Publ., 1997, 252 p. (with
C.Cercignani, D.Petrina).
 Mathematical foundations of
classical statistical mechanics, (with D.Petrina and P.Malyshev),
Kiev, Naukova Dumka, 1985, 264 p.
second edition: N.Y.: Gordon and Breach Sci. Publ., 1989, 356 p.
third edition: London: Taylor & Francis , 2002, 352 p.
 Mathematical problems of the
statistical mechanics of a hard sphere system. Russ. Math.
Surv. (Uspekhy Math. Nauk), v.45., No.3, 1990, pp.135182 (with D.Petrina).
 A mathematical description of
the evolution of the states of infinite systems of classical statistical
mechanics , Russ. Math. Surv.(Uspekhy Math. Nauk), v.38,
No.5, 1983, pp.358
 Uncorrelated equations of motion
of the quantumclassical systems. Reports of Acad. Sci. Ukrainian
SSR, No.10, pp.65  68, 1981.
