Presidium member of the International Liquid Crystal Society (USA), a representative of the Russian Federation.
Head of Nanomaterials Research Institute.
Chairman of the Organizing Committees of VI International Symposium on Lyotropic Liquid Crystals (Ivanovo).
Chairperson of the Organizing Committees of V International Symposium on Lyotropic Liquid Crystals (Ivanovo).
2001 till present
Editor-in-chief of the international journal “Liquid Crystals and their Application”. Publishing house “Ivanovo State University”. International Liquid Crystals Society “Commonwealth”. Russia.
2000 till present
Deputy Editor-in-chief of “Ivanovo State University Bulletin” journal. Publishing house “Ivanovo State University”. Ivanovo.
Chairperson of the Organizing Committees of IV International Symposium on Lyotropic Liquid Crystals (Ivanovo).
Academician of Peter’s Science and Arts Academy.
Member of Peter’s Academy of Science and Arts (Russia).
Member of New York Academy of Science.
Member of the Russian Technological Academy (Chairman of the “Liquid Crystals” section in Ivanovo department of this Academy).
Professor of Chemistry.
Defended Thesis for a Doctor’s Degree in Leningrad University (Doctor of Science – Habilitation). Thesis theme: “Molecular and Supramolecular Structure and Characteristics of Lyotropic Liquid Crystals”.
Defended Thesis in Ivanovo Medical Institute (Candidate of Science – Ph.D.).
Ivanovo State Medical Institute. Major: Biochemistry.
Donor-acceptor conjugated organic compounds and heterostructures based on them as promising multifunctional nanomaterials. State task of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation No 16.1037.2017, Supervisor.
Mix-substituted phthalocyanines as promising materials for organic photovoltaic devices. RFBR Grant No 16-03-00883a, Supervisor.
Star-shaped discotic and chiral liquid crystal materials and their systems with non-mesogens. State task of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation No 4.106.2014K, Supervisor.
New fluorescent liquid crystalline asymmetrically substituted phthalocyanines and heterostructures based on them. RFBR Grant No 13-03-00481, Supervisor.
Access to scientific information resources of foreign publishers. RFBR Grant No 13-00-01008, Executive.
The First All-Russian Conference on Liquid Crystals (РКЖК-2012). Ivanovo, 17.09.2012-21.09.2012. RFBR Grant No 12-03-06053, Supervisor.
Access to scientific information resources of foreign publishers. RFBR Grant No 11-00-14220, Executive.
Participation in the 23rd International Liquid Crystal Conference. RFBR Grant No 10-03-08181, Supervisor.
Molecular design and study of anisotropic helical structures in one- and multicomponent systems of disc-like porphine derivatives. RFBR Grant No 10-03-00881, Supervisor.
Participation in the 10rd European Conference on Liquid Crystals. RFBR Grant No 09-03-08036, Supervisor.
VII International Conference “Lyotropic Liquid Crystals and Nanomaterials. Achievements in Thermotropic Liquid Crystals Research” (5th Chistyakov’s Readings). Ivanovo (Russia), 22.09.2009-25.09.2009. RFBR Grant No 09-03-06066, Supervisor.
Influence of substituents on mesomorphic properties of tetrabenzoporphyrine metal complexes and their aza-analogues. RFBR Grant No 07-03-00427, Supervisor.
New fullerene-based donor–acceptor systems. RFBR Grant No 07-03-00145, Executive.
Analytical departmental special program “Development of scientific potential of Higher School” RNP.126.96.36.199.7280 – Development of the Integration Mechanism and Scientific Process in the Field of Nanomaterials within the framework of regional scientific-educational center “Liquid Crystals”, Supervisor.
Lyotropic Liquid Crystal Properties of Lyotropic Metallomesogens. Grant of Royal Society, Executive. Supervision – Prof. D. Bruce (University of York, UK).
The influence of metal complexes formed by poly(propylene imine) dendrimers on their supramolecular assembly and physico-chemical properties. RFBR Grant No 05-03-96405, Supervisor.
Influence of the bulky substituents on the mesomorphic properties of benzene and porphin derivatives. RFBR Grant No 04-03-32305, Supervisor.
Grant of the Ministry of Education of the Russian Federation for supporting of candidates’ research effort (АО3-2.11-754), Saint Petersburg competitive center of Fundamental Natural Science, Supervisor.
Participation in the International Liquid Crystal Conference, Poland. RFBR Grant No 03-03-42887, Supervisor.
Grant of the Ministry of Education of the Russian Federation (Е 02-5.0-175), Saint Petersburg competitive center of Fundamental Natural Science, Supervisor.
Participation in the International Scientific Conference, Italy. RFBR Grant No 02-03-42996, Supervisor.
Molecular design and physicochemical investigations of disc-like mesogens. RFBR Grant No 02-03-07013, Supervisor.
New discotic glassformative materials for application in optoelectronics. RFBR Grant No 01-03-32135, Supervisor.
Organization of the 4th International Conference on Lyotropic Liquid Crystals. Ivanovo (Russia). RFBR Grant No 00-02-26119, Supervisor.
INTAS, (Grant 365), Supervisor of Ivanovo group.
Grant of the Ministry of Higher Education of the Russian Federation (97-0-9.3-385), Supervisor.
Grant “Universities of Russia – Fundamental Research” (Project No 4007), Supervisor.
RFBR Grant No 98-03-32084, Supervisor.
Organization of the 3d International Conference on Lyotropic Liquid Crystals. Ivanovo (Russia). RFBR Grant No 97-02-26124, Supervisor.
DFG-RFBR Grant (96-03-00091 G), Supervisor of Ivanovo group.
EU Grant (Human Capital and Mobility Program; Network), Supervisor of Ivanovo group.
Presidential Scholarship for distinguished scientific research.
DFG Grant (Project 436 Rus 113/31/0), Supervisor.
Grant of International Soros-Foundation, Supervisor.
DFG Grants for a total of six months’ research in TU Berlin, Germany.
DAAD Grant for scientific research in TU Berlin, Germany (2 months).
Author of more than 800 publications, among them 9 monographies and 12 patents. Editor-in-chief of 5 monographs, 4 Interuniversity collected articles: “Liquid Crystals” (Ivanovo, 1986 and 1987), “Structure and Properties of Liquid Crystals” (1989, Ivanovo), “Liquid Crystals and their Application” (Ivanovo, 1990), and journal of International LC Community “Commonwealth” “Liquid Crystals and Their Application” (included in Web of Science (Emerging Sources Citation Index), Scopus and Chemical Abstracts Service): http://nano.ivanovo.ac.ru/journal/en/.