Prof. Vadim Petrov

Vice-principal of Moscow State Mining University, Deputy Chairman of the Council of Russian Universities’ Educational Association for mining education, Moscow State Mining University

Born 16th August, 1965.
In 1987 graduated from Moscow Mining Institute (Honours), Department of Electrification and Automation of Mining Enterprises
1987-1991 postgraduate studies in Moscow State Mining University
From 1992 to present - professor of Moscow State Mining University
1992 – PhD in technical sciences
2004 – Dr. Sc. In technical sciences
From 2004 – Vice-principal of Moscow State Mining University, governs development of Federal public educational standards for Russian mining engineers training.
He is a member of Presidium of Coordination Council of Universities’ Educational Associations of Russian Ministry of Education and Science.
A member of editorial boards of leading mining journals: “Gorny Journal”, “Izvestiya Vuzov. Gorny Journal”, “Mining information and analytical bulletin”.
Sphere of scientific interests: electromechanical systems of mining machines, mathematical modelling, higher mining education.
Author of more than 150 scientific publications.