CURRICULUM VITAE

Dmitry Yu. Mikhin

Current address: 15/33 Edwards Street, Brighton, 5048, SA, Australia
Phone: (61-8) 8377-4627, E-mail: dima@rav.sio.rssi.ru

 

Education

Ph.D., Acoustics, 1994
Andreev Acoustical Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

M.S. with Honors, Applied Mathematics and Physics, 1990
Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT), Moscow, Russia

B.S., Physics, 1988, MIPT, Moscow, Russia

Research interests

Underwater acoustics, sound propagation, numerical simulations, ocean acoustic tomography and inverse problems

Professional experience

December 1998 - December 1999, Research Associate, Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory / National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration, Miami FL

May 1995 - December 1998, Senior Researcher, Shirshov Oceanology Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences (OI RAS), Moscow, Russia

December 1991 - May 1995, Junior Researcher, OI RAS

November 1990 - December 1993, external graduate student, Graduate School of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

August 1990 - December 1991, intern, OI RAS

Work at sea

May-August 1994 - R/V "Vavilov", Western Mediterranean. Experiments on moving ship tomography in cooperation with THETIS-2 project. Design and management of the experiments, acoustic data acquisition, CTD surveys, tomographic inversions

August-October 1991 - R/V "Vavilov", northern Atlantic. Experiments on sound propagation through internal waves and short-range tomography. Data processing and inversions.

January-April 1989 - R/V "Vavilov", equatorial and northern Atlantic. Experiments on long-range sound propagation. CTD surveys and numerical simulations of sound propagation.

Teaching

September 1993 - May 1994 - lecturer, general acoustics, MIPT

Grants and awards

1998-1999 - National Research Council Research Associateship Award at AOML/NOAA

1996-1998 - U.S. Civilian Research & Development Foundation (CRDF), Cooperative Grants Program, project RG1-190, Leading Researcher

1997-1999 - International Association for the promotion of cooperation with scientists from the New Independent States of the former Soviet Union (INTAS) and the Russian Foundation for Basic Research (RFBR), grant 1002, Co-PI

1994-1996, INTAS, grant 93-0557, Leading Researcher

1996-1997, RFBR, grant 96-02-18538, PI

1993 - individual Award of the International Science Foundation (ISF)

Participated in several other RFBR and ISF projects

Selected scientific presentations

  1. Energy-conserving and reciprocal solutions for higher-order parabolic equations. Shallow water acoustic modeling workshop (SWAM-99), Monterey, CA, September 1999.

  2. Modeling Acoustic Tomography of Ocean Currents in Coastal Regions via Wide-Angle Parabolic Approximation. Fourth European Conference on Underwater Acoustics, Rome, Italy, September 1998.

  3. Computer Simulations of Acoustic Tomography of Ocean Currents in Coastal Regions. Third International Conference on Theoretical and Computational Acoustics, Newark NJ, July 1997.

  4. The 1994 Moving-ship Tomography Experiment in the Western Mediterranean. Invited seminar at RSMAS, University of Miami, July 10, 1997.

  5. Numerical simulations of acoustic tomography of ocean currents in coastal regions. 3rd European Conference on Underwater Acoustics, Heraklion, Crete, Greece, June 1996.

  6. An experiment on acoustic tomography of the Western Mediterranean from a moving ship. Ibid.

  7. 1994 moving ship tomography experiment in the Western Mediterranean. 129th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Washington D.C., May 1995.

Computer skills

UNIX and PC experience, programming on Fortran, C, Matlab, system administration under UNIX and Windows

Research collaborators

Prof. Leonid Brekhovskikh, OI RAS, Moscow, Russia

Dr. Oleg Godin, ERL/ETL/NOAA, Boulder CO, USA

Dr. David Palmer, AOML/NOAA, Miami FL, USA

Dr. Uwe Send, Institut für Meereskunde, University of Kiel, Kiel, Germany

Dr. Michael Taroudakis, Institute of Applied and Computational Mathematics / Foundation for Research and Technology - Hellas, Heraklion, Crete, Greece

Dr. Alexander Voronovich, ERL/ETL/NOAA, Boulder CO, USA

Dr. Walter Zenk, Institut für Meereskunde, University of Kiel, Kiel, Germany

Personal info and interests

Born: April 7, 1968. Married

History, computer games, rollerblading, cats

 

Selected publications

  1. Mikhin, D. Yu. Energy-conserving and reciprocal solutions for higher-order parabolic equations. To appear in Shallow water acoustic modeling (on material of Shallow water acoustic modeling workshop, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA, September 1999), ed. by Alex Tolstoy and Kevin Smith. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 2000.

  2. Mikhin, D. Yu. Modeling Acoustic Tomography of Ocean Currents in Coastal Regions via Wide-Angle Parabolic Approximation, Proceedings of the Fourth European Conference on Underwater Acoustics, Rome, Italy, September 1998, Vol. 2, pp. 581-586. CNR-IDAC, Rome, 1998.

  3. Mikhin, D. Yu., O. A. Godin, O. Boebel, W. Zenk. Simulations of acoustic imprints of meddies in the Iberian Basin: Towards acoustic detection of meddies, Journ. Atmos. Ocean. Technology, 14, p. 938-949, 1997.

  4. Mikhin, D. Yu., O. A. Godin. Computer Simulations of Acoustic Tomography of Ocean Currents in Coastal Regions, Theoretical and Computational Acoustics '97, ed. by Y. C. Teng et al. World Scientific, Singapore, pp. 499-513.

  5. Godin, O. A., D. Yu. Mikhin. An opportunity for improved observation of ocean currents in the coastal zone, Proc. OCEANS '96 MTS/IEEE Conference, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, p. 345-350, 1996.

  6. Godin O.A., Mikhin D.Yu., Mokhov A.V. Acoustic tomography of oceanic currents by matched non-reciprocity processing, Akusticheskii Zhurnal (Soviet Physics - Acoustics), 42, #4, p. 501-509, 1996.

  7. Godin, O. A., D. Yu. Mikhin. Numerical simulations of acoustic tomography of ocean currents in coastal regions, in Proc. 3rd European Conference on Underwater Acoustics, ed. by J. S. Papadakis. Heraklion: FORTH-IACM, Vol. 2, p. 785-790, 1996.

  8. Mikhin, D. Yu., O. A. Godin, S. V. Burenkov, Yu. A. Chepurin, V. V. Goncharov, V. M. Kurtepov, V. G. Selivanov. An experiment on acoustic tomography of the Western Mediterranean from a moving ship, Proc. 3rd European Conference on Underwater Acoustics, ed. by J. S. Papadakis. Heraklion: FORTH-IACM, Vol. 2, p. 821-826, 1996.

  9. Godin, O. A., D. Yu. Mikhin, A. V. Mokhov. A full-field inversion method for acoustic tomography of oceanic currents, in Full Field Inversion Methods in Ocean and Seismo Acoustics, ed. by O. Diachock, A. Caiti, P. Gerstoft, and H. Schmidt. Kluwer Academic Publishers, the Netherlands, p. 261-266, 1995.

  10. Godin, O. A., D. Yu. Mikhin, S. Ya. Molchanov. On Effective Sound Speed Approximation in Acoustics of Moving Media, Izvestiya Akademii Nauk, Seriya Fizika Atmosfery i Okeana (Izv. Acad. Sci., Atmospheric and Oceanic Physics), 29, #2, p. 194-201, 1993.

  11. Taroudakis, M., L. M. Brekhovskikh, O. A. Godin, D. Yu. Mikhin, et al. Comparison between 3 approaches to the ocean acoustic tomography: field experiment and numerical simulations. The final report of INTAS-93-0557 project, pp. 1-37, 42-53, 58-61, 64-105, 111-127, 1996.