A Russian mathematician, known for his work on combinatorial problems in non-associative algebra and group theory, including his solution of the restricted Burnside problem. Awarded a Fields Medal (1994).
An outstanding Soviet and Russian mathematician and physicist who developed nonlinear physics. Awarded a Dirac Medal (2003).
A Russian archaeologist, whose team discovered the legendary Ice Maiden mummy, one of the greatest findings in the Russian archeology of the late XX century.