Albert Tavkhelidze, born
on 16 December 1930, is Doctor of Physical and
Mathematical Sciences, Professor,
Academician of the Georgian
Academy of Sciences; Fellow of the Russian Academy of
In 1957 Prof. A.Tavkhelidze defended the Candidate's
scientific degree at Steklov Mathematical Institute
(Moscow), USSR Academy of Sciences.
In 1963 degree of Doctor of Sciences was conferred on him
at the Joint Institute for Nuclear Research (Moscow).
Prof. A.Tavkhelidze's scientific works are mainly in
the fields of the Quantum Field Theory, Theory of Elementary
Particles, Theory of Quarks, Quantum Chromo-dynamics.
Prof. A.Tavkhelidze was President of the Georgian Academy of
Sciences, scientific leader of the Institute for Nuclear
Research(Moscow), Russian Academy of Sciences; Director of
High Energy Physics Institute,
I.Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University; Head of the Department of
Theoretical Physics at A.Razmadze
Mathematical Institute of Georgian Academy of Sciences; Director
of the Georgian Branch of ICSC-World Laboratory, Chairman of the
Presidential Committee of State Prizes in Science and Technologies.
Prof. A.Tavkhelidze is
Member of the
Editorial Board of the Journal "Elementary Particles and Nuclear
Physics" edited by the Joint Institute of Nuclear Physics,
Member of the Editorial
Board of the
Journal "Fortschritte der Physik" (Berlin).
Prof. A.Tavkhelidze is winner of the USSR State
Prize (1973), Lenin Prize (1986), N.Bogoliubov Prize of the
Ukrainian Academy of Sciences (1996), Prize of the Joint Institute
of Nuclear Research (Dubna). He is one of the authors of the
discovery of Quark Counting Rules (1987).
Prof. A Tavkhelidze is Fellow of the Academies of Sciences of
Some of the principal works of
- Tavkhelidze A. (in collab.) "Quasipotential approach in
quantum field theory". Nuovo
Cimento 29, N.2, 380-399 (1963).
- Tavkhelidze A. "Higher symmetries and composite models of
elementary particles". High Energy Physics and Elementary
Particles Lectures presented at the Seminar
in Trieste, May 3 − June 30,
1965. Vienna, p. 753-762 (1965).
- Tavkhelidze A. (in collab.) "Dispersion sum rules and high
energy scattering". Phys.Lett., v.24B, N4, p.181-182 (1967).
- Tavkhelidze A. (in collab.) "Automodelity in strong
interactions". Lett. Nuovo Cim. 5, p. 907-912 (1972).
- Tavkhelidze A. (in collab.) "CP-noninvariant superweak
interaction and baryon asymmetry of the Universe".