About Valentin M. Gelikonov
Valentin M. Gelikonov graduated from the Gorky State University in 1966 and received his Ph.D. in 1985 and his Dr. Sc. in physics and mathematics in 2007. His fields of scientific interests include high sensitive optical measurements, low coherence fiber-optic interferometry, optical coherence tomography (OCT). He is Head of Department of Nonlinear Dynamics and Optics at the Institute of Applied Physics RAS. He has published about 120 papers in the fields of laser measurements, fiber-optic interferometry, and OCT. Dr. Gelikonov received the State Prize of the Russian Federation in Science and Technology in 1999.