#### Zhidkov Evgenij Petrovich
(*1926*)

Doctor of physics and mathematics, professor.
Outstanding scientist in applied mathematics and
mathematical simulation.
Made a valuable contribution to the creation of new
effective mathematical methods in solving the problems
of elementary particles physics, nuclear physics,
condensed matter physics, calculation of the physical
installations at the JINR and other physics centres.
Founded a scientific school for 'applied' mathematicians.
Under his leadership defended were more than 30 Master's
Thesis and his 7 pupils became the Doctors of Science.
1948 - graduated from Ckuibyshev teacher training colleage
with a first-class diploma,
was recommended to the post-graduate course in the
Moscow University mechanical and mathematical department
1952 - defence of his Master's Thesis under the leadership of
academician I.G.Petrovsky.
Was assigned to work at a Research Institute.
Creation of the first Soviet computer, participation
in creation of the 'Strela' machine and some specialized
machines.
1954-1959 - associate professor of the mathematics department
at the Moscow Engineering and Physics Institute.
1959 - leader of the Computational mathematics department and
adding machines at the LTPh/JINR.
1963 - leader of the LCTA Computing Centre
1966 - leader of the Computational mathematics Department at LCTA
1970 - defended his doctor's thesis
1973 - received his professor degree since
1994 - adviser of the LCTA (since 2000 - LIT) Directorate