Il'ichev Yuri Nikandrovich, born 10 May, 1938. Graduated from Volga Forest Engineering Institute (at the present time – Volga State University of Technology) Faculty of Forestry (at the present time – Faculty of Forestry and Ecology), with a specialty in Forestry (1965). Senior Research Scientist for the West-Siberian Branch of V.N. Sukachev Institute of Forest, Russian Academy of Sciences, Siberian Branch in the city of Novosibirsk (1987), PhD in Agricultural Sciences (Forestry) (1989), Senior Research Scientist (1989). Worked as forest inventory engineer in West-Siberian Forest Inventory and Forest Planning Enterprise (1966-1972), Research Scientist for Central Forest Genetics and Breeding Institute (1972-1987). Scientific interests are in reforestation and forest breeding. Author (and co-author) of more than 80 papers and books. Some of them: "Selection of the Siberian Pine for a Resin Productivity", Novosibirsk, Nauka, 1999 (in Russian), "Natural Forest Restoration on Burnt Lands of the Middle Ob' River Area Pine Forests", Novosibirsk, Nauka, 2003 (in Russian with summary and contents in English), "Forest Regeneration in Slash-Fire Felled Areas of the Ob' River Area Pine Forests of Forest-Steppe Zone: Problems and Prospects", Novosibirsk, Nauka, 2009 (in Russian with summary and contents in English).
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