Sergey V. Kovalchuk is a senior researcher at the eScience Research Institute and a lecturer at the High-Performance Computing Department at ITMO University. His education includes a degree in software engineering from Orenburg State University (Orenburg, Russia) in 2006 and a PhD degree (Candidate of Technical Sciences) in the field of mathematical modelling, numerical calculations, software systems from ITMO University (Saint Petersburg, Russia) in 2008 (thesis subject “High-Performance Software System for Metocean Extreme Events Simulation”).
His major research interests are complex system simulation, high-performance and distributed computing, and intelligent and knowledge-based technologies in eScience. He is a co-author of more than 75 scientific publications in Russian and English within those fields. Working as a researcher at ITMO University from 2006, he has participated in a multitude research projects at the eScience Research Institute including original projects he supervised as a PI. As a lecturer, he teaches several courses within the HPC Department’s MSc program and supervises MSc students’ research.
Sergey Kovalchuk teaches the following courses:
- Mathematical Models of Complex Software
- Introduction to eScience Infrastructure
- Introduction to eScience and eEngineering