CV E. Trifonov
1961 M.Sc. -Moscow Physico-Technical Institute. Biophysics.
1970 Ph.D. -Moscow Physico-Technical Institute. Molecular Biophysics.
1961-1964-Research, Moscow Physico-Technical Institute.
1965-1975-Research, Biological Department, I. Kurchatov Institute of Atomic Energy, Moscow.
1976-1991-Associate Professor, Dept. of Polymer Research
1992-2002-Professor, Department of Structural Biology, The Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel.
Since 2003-Professor Emeritus, The Weizmann Institute of Science.
1992-1995-Head, Center for Genome Structure and Evolution, Institute of Molecular Medical Sciences, Palo Alto, USA (visiting position).
Since 2002-Head, Genome Diversity Center, Institute of Evolution, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel.
Since 2007-Professor, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic.
Teaching and invited series of lectures:
1970-1975-Moscow Physico-Technical Institute.
1981-2000-The Feinberg Graduate School (The Weizmann Institute of Science).
1987-University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
1988-University of Wuerzburg, FRG
1988-1992-International Summer School for talented high school students (Long Island, USA).
1989-Research Computer Center of Academy, Pushchino, USSR
1990-Yale University, New Haven, USA
1990-L. Pauling Institute of Science and Medicine, Palo Alto, USA
1992, 95, 97-Bar-Ilan University (Tel-Aviv, Israel).
1993, 95-The Fromm Institute of Lifelong Learning, University of San Francisco (San Francisco, USA).
1999, 2007-Masaryk University and Inst. of Biophysics (Brno, Czech Republic).
1999-Lomonosov Moscow State University.
2000-University Paris Sud, Orsay
2000-Murdoch University, Australia
Since 2002-University of Haifa
2005, 2009-University of Rome "Sapienza"
Since 2007-Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
1970-1975-Physical chemistry of proteins and nucleic acids, for undergraduate students
1974-Grammar of genetic language, for undergraduate and graduate students.
1981-Physical chemistry and molecular biology of nucleic acids, for graduate students.
1984- New chapters in nucleic acids research, for graduate students
1988-1992-Molecular biology of the gene, for talented high school students.
1990-Molecular and sequence structure of nucleic acids, for graduate students.
1992, 96, 97-Molecular and sequence structure of genomes, for graduate students.
1993, 95-Talking to DNA, for retirees.
1995-Molecular evolution, for graduate students.
Since 1998-Genetic codes, for graduate students.
Since 2002-Early molecular evolution, for graduate students
Since 1965-Supervisor of 19 master, 23 doctoral theses and 4 postdoctoral fellows in Molecular Biophysics and Bioinformatics
Invited lectures at scientific meetings: over 150
Editorial and advisory boards:
1970-1975-Editor, Microbiology and Biochemistry Sections of Russian "Biological Abstracts".
1988-1995-Editor, Journal of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics.
1993-2004-Editorial board and Associate Editor, Journal of Molecular Evolution
1994-1999-Academic Council of the College of Judea and Samaria(Kedumim-Ariel, Israel).
Since 1997-Editorial Board of "Gene Therapy and Molec. Biology".
Since 2006-Editorial Board of OMICS, J. of Integrative Biology
2010-Editorial Advisory Board, J. Biomol. Str. and Dynamics
Membership in learned societies:
1970-USSR Biochemical Society
1987-The Israel National Committee for CODATA
1993-International Society of Molecular Evolution
1997-International Society of Gene Therapy and Molecular Biology.
1969-I. Kurchatov Prize for Young Scientists
1971-I. Kurchatov Prize for Basic Research
1982-2002-J. Kleeman Professor of Molecular Biophysics
1999-Adjunct Professor of Lomonosov Moscow State University
2003-The Stanislaw Ulam Memorial Lecture at the 2003 RECOMB meeting, Berlin
2004-Mendel Lecture, Brno, Abbey of St. Thomas, October 7
2007-INNOLEC Lectureship Award, Masaryk University, Brno
2008-Distinguished Membership Award of Israeli Society for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (ISBCB)
2009-Distinguished Citizen Fellow, University of Indiana, South Bend, IN
Publications: over 200 titles.
Current Ph. D. students
Gabdank I, Ben-Gurion University, Beer-Sheva, 2006 -
Rapoport A, UH, 2007 -
Zbolinsky Alex, UH, 2009 -
Pergamentz Rochel, UH, 2009 -
Frenkel Zakharia Nucleosome positioning sequence pattern. 2009-
Salih Fadil 3D structure of chromatin, 2009-