Kosenko Ivan Semenovich
Kosenko Ivan Semenovich, born 03 December, 1940. Graduated from M. Gorki Uman' Agricultural Institute, Faculty of Agronomy at (1970), nowadays it is the Uman National University of Horticulture (Ukraine). Director for the National dendrological park "Sofiyivka" of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Doctor of Biological Sciences in Botany (2003), Professor (2005), Corresponding member of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine (2006). Expert in the field of botany, dendrology and ecology. Prize-winner of the National prize (Ukraine) in the field of architecture (2005), prize-winner of academician V.Ya. Yuriev’s prize and of Professor Yan Zahvatovich International prize. Awarded with the order "For Merits" of the IInd and IIIrd category (Ukraine). Editor in chief. Author (and co-author) of more than 250 papers and 10 books. The main are: "Turkish hazel in Ukraine", Kiev, 1991 (in Russian), "Hazelnuts in Ukraine", Kyiv, 2002 (in Ukrainian), "Dendrological park "Sofiyivka", Uman', 2003 (in Ukrainian), "Sofiyivka” for the period of thirty years (1980-2010)", Kyiv, 2011(in Ukrainian).