Title: Mathematician, Astronomer
Company: Russian Academy of Sciences
Location: Greenbelt, Maryland, United States
Dr. Sergei Ivanovich Ipatov, Mathematician and Astronomer at the Russian Academy of Sciences, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Scientists for dedication, achievements, and leadership in Science.
A dual citizen of the U.S. and Russia, Dr. Ipatov has been the lead scientist with the V. I. Vernadsky Institute of Chemistry and Analytical Chemistry with the Russian Academy since 2013, and has traveled the world conducting research on a variety of scientific interests. He is an editorial board member of Solar System Research, and has taught at Moscow University. From terrestrial magnetism to space flight, Dr. Ipatov has proven himself invaluable to astronomy and aerospace. He has an asteroid named after himself, Asteroid 14360, and is a recipient of an Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award featured in Who’s Who in America, Who’s Who in Science and Engineering, and Who’s Who in the World.
The son of Ivan Iosiphovich and Alexandra Ivanova Ipatov, Dr. Ipatov studied with Moscow State University and completed a PhD from the M. V. Keldysh Institute of Applied Mathematics in Moscow. He later earned a DSc from the institute in 1997, after many years as a probationer-investigator and scientist with Keldysh and the Russian Academy of Sciences. In 1997, he became lead scientist of M.V. Keldysh. Dr. Ipatov has since conducted research with the George Mason University and NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center, as well as the Catholic University of America, the University of Maryland, the Carnegie Institution of Science, and the Al Subai Scientific Studies Est. in Doha, Qatar.
Dr. Ipatov is the author of “Migration of Celestial Bodies in the Solar System” and a prolific contributor to scientific literature. He has received numerous grants from NASA, the National Science Foundation, the International Association of Promotion of Cooperation with Scientists, New Independent States of the Soviet Union, the Russian Foundation of Basic Research, the Russian Federal Program of Astronomy, the Belgian Office for Scientific, Technical, and Cultural Affairs, the European Southern Observatory, and the Deutsche Akademie Austauschdiens. He is a member of many illustrious scientific societies, notably the European Astronomical Society, the International Astronomy Union, the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences, and the American Astronomical Society. In his free time, Dr. Ipatov enjoys swimming, walking, and gardening. He is the proud father of Alexander with his wife, Ipatova Valentina.
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