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Siyavush Azakov



Dr. Siyavush Azakov is a Professor of the Petroleum Engineering Department of Baku Higher Oil School (BHOS) from September 2013. He gives lectures on different branches of physics for undergraduate and graduate students at BHOS. Mr. Azakov graduated Peoples Friendship University (Moscow, USSR) in 1971 and got his PhD degree in 1975 from Steklov Mathematical Institute of Academy of Sciences of the USSR. 

From 1976 to 1980, he continued his research in the Laboratory of Theoretical Physics of the Joint Institute for Nuclear Research (Dubna, Russia) and in the Department of quantum field theory of the Steklov Mathematical Institute of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR. From 1975 to 2008 he was a researcher at the Institute of Physics of the Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan. Since 1987, for twelve years, Mr. Azakov has been invited almost annually to the International Center for Theoretical Physics (Trieste, Italy) and to the University of Pisa (Italy) for doing research and lecturing. From 1989 to 2001, he was regularly invited to the theoretical group of the DESY Research Center (Hamburg, Germany) to conduct joint research. From 1993 to 1997, he worked as a visiting professor at the Institute for Advanced Studies (Zanjan, Iran), where he lectured for graduate and post graduate students and conducted research. From 1998 to 2000, having received a NATO grant, he was engaged in scientific research at Hacettepe University (Ankara, Turkey). Mr. Azakov worked as a Dean of the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and a lecturer at Khazar University (Baku, Azerbaijan) from September 2011 till September 2013. 

He participated in several projects of FP6, FP7, Erasmus+ and Tempus Programmes. Mr. Azakov has published about 60 scientific articles in international refereed journals and two monographs. 

Mr. Azakov’s areas of scientific interest: The theory of elementary particles, mathematical physics and the theory of condensed
matter physics. Renewable energy sources. Sustainable development and green economy.