CURRICULUM VITAE

NAME                                    Alexander G. Chefranov

Date & place of birth             May, 4, 1956, Taganrog, Russia

Citizenship                              Russia

Languages                              Russian, English fluently

Education and degrees         

1. Diploma (Engineer-Mathematician), Taganrog Radio Engineering Institute (with honor), 1973-1978

2. Ph.D. (Computer Science) – Candidate of Engineering Sciences – “Investigation and elaboration of scheduling algorithms for MIMD multiprocessors” – 1984

3. Docent of the Chair of Software Engineering - 1989

4. Second Doctoral thesis – Doctor of Engineering Sciences – “Methods and tools of adaptive resource scheduling for parallel-conveyor systems” – 1998

5. Professor of the Chair of Software Engineering - 2001

Career           

1.    Software Engineer, Scientific Research Institute of Multiprocessor Systems, Taganrog Radio Engineering Institute, Taganrog, Russia, 1978-79

2.    Junior Scientific Worker, Scientific Research Institute of Multiprocessor Systems, Taganrog Radio Engineering Institute, Taganrog, Russia, 1979-84

3.    Assistant Professor, Chair of Software Engineering, Taganrog Radio Engineering Institute, Taganrog, Russia, 1984-87

4.    Docent, Chair of Software Engineering, Taganrog Radio Engineering Institute, Taganrog, Russia, 1987-93

5.    Doctorant, Chair of Software Engineering, Taganrog Radio Engineering Institute, Taganrog, Russia, 1993-96

6.    Docent, Chair of Software Engineering, Taganrog Radio Engineering Institute, Taganrog, Russia, 1996-99

7.    Professor, Chair of Software Engineering, Taganrog Radio Engineering Institute, Taganrog, Russia, from June, 1999 – February, 2002

Present position                     Visiting Associate Professor of the Computer Engineering Department, Eastern Mediterranean University, Gazimagusa, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus

Read lectures on the following disciplines for students specializing in software engineering, information security and control in engineering systems:

                                               Parallel Programming, Real-Time Systems, System Software, Database Management Systems, Algorithmic Languages and Programming, Assembler, Pascal, Delphi, C, C++, Basic, Visual Basic for Applications, Fortran, HTML, VBScript, Excel, Access, Word, Functional and Logical Programming, Discrete Mathematics, Identification Methods, Probability Theory and Stochastic Processes, Secured Information Technologies, Linguistic and Software Support of CAD, Application Informatics, Application Programming

Specialization                         parallel programming, resource scheduling, operating systems, pattern recognition, optimization, information security, numerical algorithms