Evgeny A. Demekhin obtained his Diploma (1972) from the Kuban State Technological University and his Ph.D.
(1981) from the M.V.Lomonosov Moscow State University. From 1981 to 1984 he was a Postdoc at
the Kuban State Technological University, and from 1984 to 1991 he has been working
at the Oil Research Institute at Krasnodar as a research fellow. In 1991 he got his D.Sci.
(Habilitation) degree in Physics and Mathematics from the Institute of Thermophysics, Siberian Branch
of the Russian Academy of Sciences. From 1991 to 2001 he was a Visiting Professor,
and from 2002 to 2005 he was a Research Professor at the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular
Engineering of the University of Notre Dame (USA). From 2005 to 2008 Evgeny directed a Laboratory at
the South Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences in Krasnodar. Since 2008 he
joined the Department of Computation Mathematics and Computer Science of
the Kuban State University as a Professor. Evgeny spent several extended visits as an invited
professor/scientists at the West Virginia University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology,
Leeds University, and Madrid Instituto Pluridisciplinar. Current research interests
of Evgeny lie in the area of electrokinetic instabilities near membranes,
electrodes and micro/nanochannel systems, electrophoresis and dielectrophoresis,
Taylor cones and other micro- and nanofluidics phenomena.