Wed - 5 Jun | 18:00 - 18:30
Lau Ming Wai Academic Building, 19/F
Asaf HAJIYEV, Professor
& Academician (Executive Member)
Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences, Institute of Control Systems
Author has spent more than 15 years in the Laboratory of Statistical Methods created and led by the great scientist A.N.Kolmogorov in Lomonosov Moscow State University.
In the presentation unusual and interesting stories are presented, which happened with Kolmogorov during lectures, seminars and in life. He was an exceptional teacher, great person and outstanding scientist.
Dr. Asaf Hajiyev was born in 1951. 2001-2015 was Professor and Chair of the Department of Theory of Probability and Mathematical Statistics at the Baku State University. In 2014 he was elected Academician (Executive member) of the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences, Institute of Control Systems.
He holds the Dr. Sci. degree from Bauman Moscow State Technical University (1992), and has done Ph.D. (1979) and post-doctoral research (1985-1989) at Lomonosov Moscow State University. He has vast research and teaching experience as the Chair of the department of Probability and Statistics, and of the Department of Controlled Queues, Institute of Control Systems at the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences; Chair of the Department of Theory of Probability and Mathematical Statistics, Baku State University; Senior Scientific Researcher, Department of Probability Statistics, Royal Institute Technology in Stockholm. Being a renowned researcher, he has served at the several universities around the world including China, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Sweden, Turkey, and USA. He serves on the editorial boards of many prestigious national and international academic journals. He has been an organizing member and the Keynote speaker at numerous international conferences. He has been honored with many prestigious awards like: Azerbaijan Lenin Komsomol Prize Winner on Science and Engineering; Grand Prize at the International Conference “Management Science and Engineering Management” Macao; and Grand Prize at the İnternational Conference “Management Science and Engineering Management” at Islamabad, Pakistan.
He is the Honorary Academician of Academy of Sciences of Moldova, foreign member of the Mongolian National Academy of Sciences, Member of TWAS (The World Academy of Sciences), Honorary Professor of Chengdu university (China) and elected member of the International Statistical Institute.
He has also the honor of holding the office of the Vice-President and since 2015 the Secretary General of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation Organization. He serves on the boards of many international academic organizations and institution. He has more than 150 peer reviewed scientific publications to his credit, published in the highly reputed journals.