Isaev Alexander Sergeevich, born 26 October, 1931 in the city of Moscow, Soviet Union (since 1992 – Russia), deceased 30 August 2018 in the city of Moscow, Russia. Graduated from the Order of Lenin S. M. Kirov Leningrad Forest Technical Academy (at the present time – S. M. Kirov Saint-Petersburg State Forest Technical University), Faculty of Forestry (at the present time – Institute of Forest and Natural Resource Management), with a specialty in Forestry, qualification Engineer of Forestry, in the city of Leningrad (06 Sept., 1991 Leningrad renaimed to Saint Petersburg), Soviet Union (since 1992 – Russia) (1954). Candidate (PhD, 1963), and Doctor (DSc, 1972) of Biological Sciences in Entomology. PhD thesis: «Stvolovye Vrediteli Listvennitsy Daurskoy i Meropriyatiya po Bor'be s Nimi v Listvennichnykh Gorel'nikakh Amurskoy Oblasti» (Stem Pests of the Dahurian Larch and the Measures on Fighting Them in Larch Burned Forests of Amur Oblast), Krasnoyarsk, Inst. For., USSR Acad. Sci., Sib. Br., 1963 (in Russian). DSc thesis: «Vzaimodeystvie Dereva i Nasekomykh-Ksilofagov» (Interaction of Tree and Xylophagous Insects), Krasnoyarsk, V. N. Sukachev Inst. For., USSR Acad. Sci., Sib. Br., 1971 (in Russian). Founder and Research Supervisor for the Centre for Problems of Ecology and Productivity of Forest, Russian Academy of Sciences, in the city of Moscow, Russia (1991-2018), President Co-Chair for International Institute of Forest (1991), Professor (1975), Academician of the USSR Acad. Sci. (1984), Academician of the Rus. Acad. Sci., on General Biology Branch and Sib. Br., of the Rus. Acad. Sci. (1991), the Honored Doctor for Moscow State University of Forest (1998) (since 2017 – Mytyschi Branch of Bauman Moscow State Technical University). Leader of Russian forest science. Director for V. N. Sukachev Institute of Forest, USSR Academy of Sciences, Siberian Branch (1977-1988) (since 1992 – V. N. Sukachev Inst. For., Rus. Acad. Sci., Sib. Br.), Head for State Committee on Forest (Goskomles) of the USSR (1988-1991). PI and CoPI for more than 50 national and international research projects in the field of forest ecological monitoring, biodiversity, and sustainable use of Russian forests. Editor-in Chief for peer-reviewed scientific journal «Lesovedenie» (Rus. J. For. Sci.), Associate Editor for peer-reviewed scientific journals «Sibirskiy Ekologicheskiy Zhurnal (Sib. J. Ecol.)», «Contemporary Problems of Ecology», «Sibirskij Lesnoj Zurnal» (Sib. J. For. Sci.). Principal research interests in biogeocenology, theory of forest insect number's dynamics, ecological monitoring of forests. Author and co-author of more than 300 papers, including 10 monographs. Awarded by Vladimir N. Sukachev Gold Medal and Personal Prize of the Rus. Acad. Sci., for a series of scientific works on «Analysis of Insect and Tree Plant Interactions in the System of Forest Biogeocenoses» (1992), State Orders of the Soviet Union and of the Russian Federation: the October Revolution, the Red Banner of Labour (twice), the Honour.
Papers in eLibrary.ru (Rus. Sci. Cit. Index) – 161
Total eLibrary.ru citations – 3224; eLibrary.ru Hirsch index – 22.
Papers in Scopus – 14
Total Scopus citations –247; Scopus Hirsh Index – 4.
Total Web of Science Core Collection citations – 306;
Web of Science Core Collection Hirsh index – 6.
Isaev Alexander Sergeevich (Wikipedia) (in Russian)