of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Dzhermen Mikhailovich Gvishiani was
born on December 24, 1928, in Akhaltsikhe, South Georgia (Dzhermen - named after Dzerzhinsky and Menzhinsky).
His father Mikhail
Gvishiani was a Head of Far East
In 1951 he graduated from the Moscow International Relations Institute.
He was a Rector of Moscow Institute of Economics,
Politics and Law, President of the Russian
Association of the Club of Rome,
Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences (1970).
Dzhermen Gvishiani died on May 18, 2003 in
. Alexei D. Gvishiani
was born on October 29, 1948. Graduated from the Moscow
State University (MSU) in 1971. PhD in mathematics
from MSU in 1974 and D.Sc. from the Schmidt
Institute of Physics of the Earth of the Academy of
Sciences of the USSR in 1984.
Academician (elected foreign member) of National
Academy of Sciences of Ukraine (May 2003), Full
professor of mathematics (Moscow State University,
January 1989), Doctor of Sciences in geophysics
(Schmidt Institute of Physics of the Earth AS USSR
Moscow, December 1984), Ph.D. in mathematics
(Lomonosov Moscow State University, June 1974).
Alexei Gvishiani is well-known in
the world as the leading Russian specialist in the
sphere of geological-geophysical and engineering