Über den Autor und weitere Mitwirkende
Dr. Igor A. Ushakov (Brief professional biography) Dr. Igor Ushakov graduated from the Moscow Aviation Institute. He Ushakov got his Ph.D. degree in Reliability in 1963. In 1970 he became a Chair of the Department of Large Scale Systems at famous Moscow Institute of Physics & Technology. Until his coming to the USA, he occupied responsible positions at various companies of military-industrial complex of the former Soviet Union and from 1975 he was Chair of Operations Research Department of the Computing Center of the Soviet Academy of Sciences. Dr. Ushakov came to the United States in 1989 being invited to the George Washington University (Washington, D.C.) for two years as the Distinguished Visiting Professor. Afterwards, Dr. Ushakov had been working at several US companies. Since 1996 until 2000, he had been working at QUALCOMM, Inc. (San Diego, California) as a Principal Engineer. Fterwards he served as a consultant at several American companies. Professor I. Ushakov authored some 30 scientific books; some of them were translated in USA, Bulgaria, Germany, and Czechoslovakia. He has published, and over 300 papers in various prestigious math and engineering International journals. His hobbies are poetry, prose and popular sci. books for children. He published dozen literature books and series of eight books “Stories and Tales about Mathematical Insights” in Russian, 5 of which are translated into English. Address: 3525 Lebon Dr., #215, San Diego, CA 92122, USA. Phone: 858-623-3214.