I am quite an enthusiastic person, so I cannot cope with having just one place of work. I also feel that
I have to do something important in life, but important things are not generally paid well, so I have to
combine doing several things.
Teaching at MAI
I work as an Associate Professor at the Department of Numerical Mathematics and Programming of
Moscow Aviation Technical University, and teaching a number
or courses on AI, Logic Programming and Computer Science to students of Applied Math. Faculty. I am also responsible for
supervising a number of diploma projects, course projects and post-graduate students.
Web Development &
Internet Project Management
My other occupation now is with an American company called Partners
in Computing Services International, LLC, where I am responsible for architecting a collaborative portal
infrastructure called Community*Now. I have previously worked as a Web Developer
at International Research & Exchanges Board (IREX), an American Non-Governmental
organization with an office in Moscow.
research interests include AI, distributed computing and web technologies.
I am presently involved in research on distributed knowledge representation for the problems of
knowledge sharing and reuse in heterogeneous environments, on knowledge acquisition using functional
decomposition techniques. I also oversee the local AI Laboratory MAILabs.