Vitalyi Igorevich Talanin
Dr. V. I. Talanin was born in 1977 into a Russian noble family in Zaporozhye, USSR. He completed his MSc degree (2000) in Physics and Technology of Materials and Components in Electronic Technique, MSc degree (2006) in Software Engineering, and PhD degree (2002) in Physics of Semiconductors and Dielectrics. His PhD dissertation was on the mechanisms of grown-in microdefect formation in dislocation-free silicon single crystals. Dr. Talanin was an assistant professor (2002–2003) and an associate professor (2003–2006) and is a full professor (since 2006). Since 2012, he has been working as the full professor and vice chief of Computer Science and Software Engineering Department at the Zaporozhye Institute of Economics and Information Technologies. Dr. Talanin was awarded a scholarship at the Ukraine Ministry Cabinet (2002–2003) and President Grant for Scientific Researches (2007, 2008). He was awarded the title Doctor of Science, honoris causa (2012), and Full Professor (2013) at the Russian Academy of Natural History. Dr. Talanin has published extensively in material science and semiconductor physics and also in Russian history and genealogy (as hobbies). He has written 10 monographs and ca. 200 scientific papers. Dr. Talanin is a member of editorial board of the Journal of Crystallization Process and Technology (2011–present) and Journal of Science and Technology (2011–present). Dr. Talanin was a member of a program committee at the I (2013), II (2014), III (2015), and IV (2016) and is a member of a program committee at the V (2017) World Conference on Information Systems and Technologies. Dr. Talanin was a member of a Program Committee at the I (2015) and II (2016) International Conference on Semiconductor Physics and Devices.