!!Boris Mirkin - Curriculum Vitae                                                                                                                                                  
Professor Emeritus\\
Deapartment of Computer Science and Information Systems\\
Birkbeck University of London UK\\
__Research Interests__
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Mathematical models and algorithms for visualization, clustering and interpretation of data in molecular biology, genomics, sociology, ecology, and other applications; related issues in data mining, knowledge discovery, and in text and mixed scale data analysis. 
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*MSc, Computer Science (Hon.), Saratov State University, Russia, 1964\\
*PhD, Computer Science, Saratov State University, Russia, 1966\\
*DSc, Systems Engineering and Statistics, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia, 1990
__Selected Professional Activities__
*Member of the British Classification Society (BCS) (2001 – present), member of the Council of the International Federation of Classification Societies (2003-2010)\\
*Organised a number of conferences and workshops including the United Kingdom Workshop on Computational Intelligence UKCI (London, 2005) and 13th International Conference on Rough and Fuzzy sets (Moscow 2011)\\
*Reviewing for funding agencies, conferences and a dozen of professional journals (about 25-30 items a year)\\
*Joint projects supported by invited visits with groups in: \\
**National Center for Biotechnology Information NIH, Bethesda USA (2001- 2005)\\
**University of Réunion, Island of Réunion, France (2003 –2006)\\
**Rutgers University NJ USA (1992 –2008, supported by two grants from ONR) \\
**Katholieke Universiteit Leuven Belgium (2004 - 2007)\\
**New University of Lisbon (2007 – 2011, supported by two funded projects)\\
**Université de Québec Canada (2015 -2016)\\
*Invited speaker at dozens of International meetings including International Federation of Classification Societies (2001, 2006, 2010), Inaugural Conference on Systems Analysis (2015), etc.\\
__Editorial board memberships__
*2012 Member of the Editorial Council, Egyptian Computer Science Journal\\
*2009 Member of the Editorial Board, Journal of Classification\\
*2008 Member of the Editorial Board, Бизнес-информатика (Business Informatics)\\
*2010 – 2013 Deputy Editor-in-chief, Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery\\
Web site including publications list: [https://www.hse.ru/en/staff/bmirkin#sci]\\ \\