Portnov Vasily Sergeevich



  • Portnov Vasily Sergeevich,
  • 13.06.1947.
  • Contact information: vs_portnov@mail.ru
  • Education: In 1972, he graduated from the Karaganda Polytechnic Institute (KarPTI) with a degree in Geophysical methods of prospecting and exploration of mineral deposits. After graduation, he was assigned to the Department of Geophysical Methods of Prospecting and Exploration at KarPTI. In 1993, he graduated from the E.A.Buketov KarSU with a degree in Mathematics. In 1981, he defended his dissertation for the degree of Candidate of Geological and Mineralogical Sciences at the Sverdlovsk Mining Institute, and in 2004 he defended his dissertation for the degree of Doctor of Technical Sciences at the Karaganda State Technical University.
  • Work experience: Professor of the Department “Geology and Exploration of mineral deposits” KarPI, Geophysics, 1972, Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor.

1972- 1995 Assistant, Senior Lecturer, Head of the Department of Geophysics

1995-1996 Dean of the Faculty of Geology

1996-2010 Head of the Educational and Methodological Department, Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs

2010-2014 Director of the Department for the organization of the educational process

2014 – 2017 Professor of the Department of Geology and Exploration of Mineral Deposits

2017-2020 Head of the Department of Geology and Exploration of Mineral Deposits

2020 – present Professor of the Department of Geology and Exploration of Mineral Deposits

  • Main research interests: geology, geophysics, oil and gas business, mathematics, history, Earth sciences.
  • Achievements: over the past 5 years, there have been publications: more than 5 publications of reports of international scientific and practical conferences; more than 20 articles in journals from the CQAFSHEMSHERK List; 10 articles in journals included in the Scopus and WoS database; 6 textbooks. There are 2 letters of thanks from the management of KSTU. 3 monographs. Winner of the competition “The best university teacher – 2021″, “The best scientist-innovator-2023″.
  • Professional development: he completed an internship from 09/01/2021 to 30.09.2021 at the Educational and Scientific Institute “Institute of Geology” of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Kiev; and also completed various courses on the programs: “Standards of public reporting on the results of geological exploration, KazRC mineral reserves” – February 2019; various trainings on international scientific databases – 2017, 2018, 2019; Advanced training “KAZTEST standards” – level A1, “Modern management technologies in education and entrepreneurship”, Karaganda, 2021, “Technologies for exploration and production of coalbed methane” Zhumys-Stroyservice LLP, Karaganda, 2022. “Study of the formation of a database for processing by information means”Azimut Geology LLP, 2023.
  • Knowledge of languages: Kazakh is A1 level, Russian is native, English is Intermediate level.
  • Professional skills and knowledge: geological support in computer programs AutoCAD, MicroMine, CorelDRAW;