Head, Space Research Sector of the Sun, Pulkovo Observatory
Russian Academy of Sciences
Abdussamatov Habibullo Ismailovich: born October 27, 1940 in Samarkand (now Uzbekistan). Education: Samarkand State University (1962), faculty of physics and mathematics; graduate courses in Leningrad State University (1965-1967); postgraduate course in Pulkovo Observatory of the RAS. Works in Pulkovo Observatory since 1964: researcher trainee, junior researcher, senior researcher, leading researcher, head of the Space Research laboratory. Now – head of the Space Research Sector of the Sun and the Lunar Optical Observatory project. He is an expert in the area of solar physics and of the solar-terrestrial physics as well as the climate. He is featured on page 140 of the 2009 U.S. Senate Report of More Than 700 Dissenting Scientists Over Man-Made Global Warming. The European Scientific-Industrial Chamber in 2013 awarded him with a gold medal and presented a DIPLOMA DI MERITO for a fundamental contribution to space research. He is the author of some180 publications, including four monographs and Book chapter “The New Little Ice Age has started”, also seven scientific patents.
Solar Physics, Solar-terrestrial Physics, Climate Change and Global Warming