Dr. Baranov graduated from Leningrad Institute of Fine Mechanics and Optics in 1978.
From 1998 to 2008, he was the Dean of the Faculty of Cryogenic Techniques and Air Conditioning.
Mr. Baranov is the member of the International Academy of Refrigeration and head of the section “Cryomedicine” since 2015. He’s also a member of International Society of Cryosurgery.
The main area of his academic interest is cryomedicine, particularly engineering and production of general cryotherapy. He’s been taking part in program “Cryotherapy in Russia” since 1986.
Professor Baranov has developed a cryotherapy pool with nitrogen refrigeration and launched manufacturing and clinical applications of cryosauna in Russia.