Andrey Leonov

Curriculum Vitae

Personal information

Date of birth: 29 September 1978

Location: Moscow, Russia

Profiles in citation systems:


Russian Science Citation Index


Work experience


T8, Moscow

Development and manufacturing of fiber optic communication systems (DWDM), fiber optic distributed sensors, optical components

2018-now: Deputy general director on technical development. Responsibility: management of research and development, government relations (technical issues)

2015-2018: Deputy head of the Scientific and Research Department. Responsibility: management of various research and marketing projects

2013-2015: Scientific consultant, copywriter

Full list of publications in fiber optics, telecom and IT



Was fully concentrated on academic activity, see below



Telecom Transport / Teralink, Moscow

Sales of telecom equipment - ADC Telecommunications, EXFO, Terawave Communications etc.

2009-2010: General director in the Teralink. Responsibility: general management

2007-2009: Financial director in the Teralink. Responsibility: financial mangement and reporting, operations management

2005-2007: Sales manager in the Teralink. Responsibility: sales of the Passive Optical Network (PON) equipment up to $1 mln a year, sales of Wi-Fi and WiMAX equipment

2000-2005: Manager on marketing and advertising in the Telecom Transport (link 1, link 2)


Academic activity


Researcher in the S.I. Vavilov Institute for the History of Science and Technology of the Russian Academy of Sciences (IHST RAS), Moscow

2017-now: Leading researcher

2011-2017: Head of the Center for Virtual History of Science and Technology

Field of research: use of virtual 3D modeling for investigation, preservation and presentation of cultural and natural heritage (Virtual Heritage) and Scientific Visualization

Full list of projects and publications in virtual heritage and 3D documentation

Doctoral thesis (accepted in 2017) — Thesis, Synopsis



Lecturer in the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT)

2009-2012: Assistant Professor

2006-2008: Lecturer



Postgraduate student at the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT)

Field of research: electronic documents

Ph.D. thesis (2005) — Ph.D. thesis and related publications




Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT) — B.Sc. (1999), M.Sc. (2001)

Student publications



Physical and Mathematical School at the Novosibirsk State University (now Specialized Educational Scientific Center of the Novosibirsk State University, CESC NSU), Novosibirsk



Lyceum 46, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky