Yurij V. Baryshev

Russian Federation



Born in 1948 in Pavlovsk near Leningrad (presently Saint Petersburg), Yurij V. Baryshev graduated from Leningrad Electrotechnical Institute. Since 1971, he was working in Astronomical Observatory of Leningrad State University (later Astronomical Institute of Saint Petersburg University and Astronomical Department of Saint Petersburg University). The main fields of his scientific interest were cosmology and relativistic astrophysics. Dr. Baryshev was the author of more than 120 papers and 3 monographies, including: Baryshev Y., Teerikorpi P., Discovery of Сosmic Fractals, WSPC, 2002; Baryshev Y., Teerikorpi P., Fundamental Questions of Practical Cosmology, Springer, 2012.

Past affiliation(s) within the IAU

  • Past Member of Division A Fundamental Astronomy (2014-2021)
  • Past Member of Division B Facilities, Technologies and Data Science (2014-2021)
  • Past Member of Division D High Energy Phenomena and Fundamental Physics (2014-2021)
  • Past Member of Division H Interstellar Matter and Local Universe (2015-2021)
  • Past Member of Division J Galaxies and Cosmology (2014-2021)
  • Past Member of Commission D1 Gravitational Wave Astrophysics (2015-2021)
  • Past Member of Commission H1 The Local Universe (2015-2021)
  • Past Member of Cross-Division D-J Commission Supermassive Black Holes, Feedback and Galaxy Evolution (2015-2021)

Areas of interest

1 - General: 1.3 - History and philosophy of astronomy
2 - Physical data and processes: 2.13 - Gravitation, 2.14 - Gravitational lensing, 2.15 - Gravitational waves, 2.29 - Relativistic processes
4 - Astronomical data bases: 4.3 - Catalogs, 4.5 - Virtual observatory tools
11 - Galaxies: 11.2 - Galaxies: active, 11.3 - Galaxies: BL Lacertae objects, 11.5 - Galaxies: clusters, 11.14 - Galaxies: high-redshift
12 - Cosmology: 12.4 - Cosmology: observations, 12.5 - Cosmology: theory, 12.11 - Cosmology: large-scale structure of Universe

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