Direktor's smile      General Director of Concern CSRI Elektropribor, JSC - State Research Center of the Russian Federation CSRI Elektropribor –
 Vladimir G. Peshekhonov,
Doctor of Sciences, Professor, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences,
the Winner of the Lenin Prize, the State Prize of the Russian Federation
and the Russian Federation Government Prize in science and technology.
Awarded the Orders for Service to the Fatherland Ranks III and IV.
Honourable Shipbuilder, entered into the Golden Book of St. Petersburg,
Honourable Doctor of St. Petersburg State Electrotechnical University "LETI".


    Vladimir G. Peshekhonov was born on June 14, 1934 in Leningrad. In 1958, he graduated with Honors from the Radiophysical Department of the M.I.Kalinin Leningrad Polytechnic Institute. He has been with the CSRI Elektropribor since 1958, when he started as an engineer, became the Director of CSRI Elektropribor in 1991. In March 2009 he became the General Director of Concern CSRI Elektropribor, JSC.
Vladimir G. Peshekhonov is the leading specialist of the country in high-precision navigation.

    He is the author of fundamental works on the theory of marine radio navigation, design philosophy of marine navigation complexes. He is the designer of complexes of three generations. He participated in the trial tests of atomic submarines of four designs and lead nuclear-powered cruiser. In March 1980, he participated in the first winter cruise of the domestic atomic submarine to the North geographical pole as Engineering Manager, responsible for .the tests of a novel navigation complex. He works on the problems of integrated navigation systems, ground and aerospace navigation and orientation, intellectual technologies in navigation.
    Vladimir G. Peshekhonov is Chairman of the Scientific Council of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) on Transport, a member of the St.Petersburg Scientific Center Presidium of the RAS, Chairman of the St.Petersburg group of the National Committee on Automated Control, a member of the Higher Certifying Commission of Russia, a board member of the Russian Agency on Shipbuilding, a board member of the RAS Division on Power Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mechanics and Control Procedures, a board member and Chairman of the RAS Scientific Council Section on Motion Control and Navigation, a member of the Advisory Panel of the RF President on Grants to support young Russian scientists and leading scientific schools of the RF.
Vladimir G. Peshekhonov heads the Chair of Information and Navigation Systems of St.Petersburg State University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics.
He is Editor of the All-Russian journal Gyroscopy and Navigation, Chairman of the Program and Organizing Committees of the annual St.Petersburg International Conference on Integrated Navigation Systems and the Conference on Gyroscopic Technology in memory of the outstanding gyro device designer N.N.Ostryakov.
Vladimir G. Peshekhonov is President of the International Public Organization Academy of Navigation and Motion Control. He is Honorary President of the A.N.Krylov Scientific and Technical Society of Shipbuilders.
Vladimir G. Peshekhonov is among the VIP included in The Golden Book of St.Petersburg (2001), Honorary Doctor of St.Petersburg State Electrotechnic University (2003).
Contacts:    Peshekhonov Vladimir Grigorievich
  tel. 7 (812) 232-59-15,
  fax 7 (812) 232-33-76,
  e-mail: office@eprib.ru

Address of Institute "Elektropribor":   30, Malaya Posadskaya str.,
  St. Petersburg, 197046, Russia
  Phone: 7 (812) 232-59-15
  Fax: 7 (812) 232-33-76

Last updated January 15, 2010