Alexander V. Kir'yanov
Alexander V. Kir'yanov was born in Moscow, Russia, in December 18, 1962. He received his M.S. degree from the Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia, in 1986, and his Ph.D. degree in optics and laser physics from the A.M. Prokhorov General Physics Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia, in 1995. He was with the A.M. Prokhorov General Physics Institute from 1987 to 1998. From 1989, he was a Visiting Scientist or Lecturer at the Central Research Institute for Physics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest; at the Institute of Material Chemistry, University of Technology, Tampere, Finland; at the Imperial College, London, UK; at the University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain. Since 1998, he has been a Research Professor at the Centro de Investigaciones en Óptica (CIO), Leon, Mexico. Currently, Kir'yanov has taken the position of “Titular Investigator C” at the center. He is also a National Researcher (SNI: level III); a Regular Member of the Mexican Academy of Sciences; a Senior Member of the Optical Society of America. He is a coauthor of more than 150 scientific papers; his current research interests include solid-state and fiber lasers and nonlinear optics of solid-state and optical fibers.
Biography Updated on 10 August 2011