Doctor of Sc., Professor
Born in Moscow.
Citizen of Ukraine.
Scientific Titles and Degrees
Candidate of Sciences (PhD) in Engineering (Moscow Energetical
University, Russia, 1963);
Doctor of Sciences (Dr.Sc) in Engineering (Kharkov Polytechnic
University, Ukraine, 1974)
Honorable Worker of Science and Technique of Ukraine (2003);
Honorable Power Engineering Specialist of Ukraine (2014);
Awards of Ukrainian National Academy of Science (2012, 2014)
Industrial, Academic and Teaching Experience
1993 – present day – Head of Department “Nuclear Power Plants Control
and Information Systems Safety Analysis”, Ukrainian
State Scientific Technical Center on Nuclear and Radiation Safety,
1993 - 2006 – Director of Institute of Technological Systems Safety
and Reliability, Kharkov, Ukraine
1983 – present day – Professor of Department “System Analysis and
Control”, Kharkov State Polytechnic University, Kharkov, Ukraine.
1962 – 1992 – Scientist, Head of Department “Automatic Systems
Reliability”, Central Scientific Research Institute of Complex
Automation, Moscow, Russia.
Major directions of specialization
Models of Point Stochastic Processes;
Methods of Processing of Statistical Data about Reliability;
Reliability of Industrial Control Systems;
Safety of Nuclear Power Plants (NPP);
Functional Safety of NPP Instrumentation and Control Systems;
Yastrebenetsky M., Kharchenko V. (editors and authors). Nuclear Power
Plants Instrumentation and Control Systems for Safety and Security.
Hershey PA, USA: IGI Global, 2014, 470 p. (in Engl.)
Yastrebenetsky M.A., Rozen Y.V., etc. Nuclear Power Plants Safety :
Nuclear Reactors Control and Protection Systems (ed.- Yastrebenetsky
M.A.), Kiev: Osnova-Print, 2011, 768 p. (in Russian).
Yastrebenetsky M.A., Vasilchenko V.N., etc. Nuclear Power Plants Safety:
Instrumentation and Control Systems (ed. – Yastrebenetsky M.A.), Kiev:
Technika, 2004, 472 p. (in Russian, translated in English by US Nuclear
Regulatory Commission, 2007).
Yastrebenetsky M.A., Ivanova G.M. Reliability of Automatic Process
Control Systems, Moscow: Energoatomizdat, 1989, 264 p. (in Russian):
(Approved as textbook for USSR universities).
Yastrebenetsky M.A. Reliability of Hardware in Automatic Process Control
Systems (foreword-B.V.Gnedenko), Moscow: Energoatomizdat, 1982, 230 p.
Yastrebenetsky M.A., Solyanik B.L. Reliability of Automatic Systems
under Operating Conditions. (Failure Point Stochastical Processes and
Statistical Processing Methods), Moscow: Energiya, 1978, 168 p. (in
Shteinberg S.E., Hvilevitskiy L.O., Yastrebenetsky M.A. Industrial
Automatic Regulators, Moscow: Energiya, 1973, 568 p. (in Russian).
Yastrebenetsky M.A., Vinogradskaia S.V. Reliability Characteristics of
Thermal Power Plants Control and Informatrion Systems, Moscow:
Informenergo, 1970,149 p. (in Russian).
Yastrebenetsky M.A., Solyanik B.L. Evaluation of Reliability of
Industrial Automatic Apparatus under Operating Conditions, Moscow:
Energiya, 1969, 128 p. (in Russian).
290 Articles (including 70 in English)
Member of editorial boards of journals “Nuclear Measurement and
Information Technology” (journal of International Electrotechnical
Commission /TK45 “Nuclear Instrumentation”), “Nuclear and Radiation
Safety”, “Reliability & Risk Analysis: Theory & Applications”, “Nuclear
Power and Environment”, “System Analysis, Control and Information
Chairman of International Scientific Technical Conferences “Nuclear
Power Plants Instrumentation and Control Systems: Safety Aspects”
(2003, 2005, 2007, 2010, 2013).
Member of International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) International
Working Group on Control and Instrumentation (1999- 2010);
Expert of International Electrotechnical Commission.
State Scientific Technical Center on Nuclear and Radiation Safety
53, Chernishevskaia St., of.2, Kharkov, 61002, Ukraine
Tel. +38-057-714-9336, +38-057-714-9340, fax +38-057-714-9340.