Alexei Mailybaev obtained an M.S. degree, a Ph.D. degreee, and a D.S. degree from the Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia, in 1997 (with honors), 1999, and 2009, respectively. Currently, he is a Professor of IMPA (Instituto Nacional de Matemática Pura e Aplicada) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Mailybaev's research interests are stability theory and dynamical systems, singularity and bifurcation theory, and nonlinear waves in conservation laws with applications in problems of mechanical engineering and physics. He received the Young Scientist Prize of the EUROMECH Nonlinear Oscillation Conference, Eindhoven, The Netherlands in 2005, the Elsevier Science Publishers Award for the best paper of the year in the Journal of Applied Mathematics and Mechanics in 2001, and the Second Prize of the All-Russian Young Scientists Competition on Mechanics and Control dedicated to the 100th Anniversary of A. I. Lurie in 2000. He published over 50 papers in scientific journals and 2 books.
Biography Updated on 3 November 2011