V. A. Yurko was born on August 28, in 1949, in Ozinki, Saratov district, Russia. In 1971, he received his Diploma in mathematics from Saratov State University, Volga River, Russia. In 1975, he received the Kandidat of Sciences degree (Ph.D. degree) from the same university. After that he was an Associate Professor at Saratov State University. In 1992, he received the D.S. degree from Moscow State University, Russia. Since 1992, he has been a Professor of mathematics at the Department of Mathematics and Mechanics in Saratov State University and the Head of the Department of Mathematical Physics and Numerical Analysis. His research interests include spectral theory, theory of differential and integral equations, and inverse problems. In total, he has published more than 250 research articles and 6 monographs including Inverse Spectral Problems for Differential Operators and Their Applications, Inverse Spectral Problems and Their Applications, and Inverse Sturm-Liouville Problems and Their Applications.
Biography Updated on 5 January 2011