Sergey A. Pulinets

SERGEY PULINETS
Space Research Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences (IKI RAS)
84/32 Profsoyuznaya Str, 117997, Moscow, Russia
E-mail: pulse1549@gmail.com

Areas of Interests and Expertise: Space electrodynamics, Ionosphere physics and modeling, Seismology and tectonophysics; Lithosphere-Atmosphere-Ionosphere Coupling, Atmospheric electricity, Plasma resonances and instabilities

Education
D.Sc. (habilitation) 1991 Radiophysics, IZMIRAN, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow Russia
Ph.D. 1980 Geophysics, IZMIRAN, USSR Academy of Sciences, Moscow Russia
M.Sc. 1972 Physics, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia
High School 1966 High School No.5, Applied Mathematics, Chernovtsy, Ukraine

Areas of the Scientific Development
  • Creation of the physical model of Lithosphere-Atmosphere-Ionosphere Coupling (LAIC)
  • High Frequency radio-spectroscopy of the space plasma
  • Models of the distribution of electron concentration in the Earth's ionosphere
  • Active space experiments
  • Electromagnetic effects in hurricanes
  • Effects of the magnetic storms on the human health and technological systems

Academic Activity
2009-2012 - leading scientific researcher, from 2012 - principal scientific researcher of the Space Research Institute, Russan Academy of Sciences
2008 2012 Head of the Moscow Center of Ionosphere Monitoring (Institute of Applied Geophysics)
2007-2008 Principal scientist, Scientific Center AEROCOSMOS, Moscow, Russia
2002 - 2007 - Investigador Titular B, tiempo completo, Instituto de Geofisica de la Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico.
1980-2002 Senior scientist, tenure track, IZMIRAN, Russian Academy of Sciences.
1972-1976 Associated scientist, tenure track, IZMIRAN, Russian Academy of Sciences.

Science Management Positions
1987-2004 Head of the Laboratory of the Satellite Investigation of the Ionosphere IZMIRAN, RAS
1993-1998 Deputy Director of the Space Electrodynamics Division, IZMIRAN, RAS
1998-1999 Director of the Space Electrodynamics Division, IZMIRAN, RAS
1999-2002 Deputy director of the Institute of Terrestrial Magnetism, Ionosphere and Radiowave Propagation, Russian Academy of Sciences (IZMIRAN, RAS)
1995-2002 Head of the Ionosphere Physics Department, IZMIRAN, RAS
2007-2008 Deputy General Director, Scientific Center AEROCOSMOS, Moscow, Russia
2009 up to now - Head of the Laboratory, Moscow Center of Ionosphere Monitoring, Institute of Applied Geophysics, Moscow, Russia
2009 2012 Head of the Laboratory of the Satellite Geophysical Instrumentation, Governmental Unitary Research and Production Enterprise - All-Russia Research Institute of Electromechanics with Plant named after A.G. Iosifian (VNIIEM)

Professional Membership:
United Physical Society of the Russian Federation Member;
Russian Society of Inventions and Rationalizations Member;
Member of the Editorial Board of the "Geomagnetism and Aeronomy" Journal;
AGU (American Geophysical Union) member;
UGM (Union Geofisica Mexicana) member; EGU member;
URSI correspondent member;
Member of URSI G.1. Ionosonde Network Advisory Group (INAG);
Member of URSI G.4 Ionospheric Informatics Working Group;
Co-chairman of URSI EGH. Lithosphere-Atmosphere-Ionosphere Coupling WG;
Member of URSI-COSPAR on International Reference Ionosphere (IRI) WG;
URSI delegate to ISES (International Space Environment Service);
Member of IUGG Inter-Association Working group EMSEV (Electromagnetic Studies of Earthquakes and Volcanoes)

Awards:
  • USSR National Economy Achievements Exhibition Bronze medal, 1976
  • USSR National Economy Achievements Exhibition Silver medal, 1980
  • Yuri Gagarin diploma of the Cosmonaut's Federation of Russia, 1992
  • Diploma of the Cosmonaut's Federation of Russia, 1994 (Korolev medal)
  • Moscow 850-th anniversary medal, 1998
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