Sergei N. Artemov

Distinguished Professor
The Graduate Center of the City University of New York,
Computer Science


At Moscow State University, the founder and the Head of the research laboratory:
Logical Problems in Computer Science


Professional interests

  • logic in computer science
  • mathematical logic and proof theory
  • knowledge representation and artificial intelligence
  • automated deduction and verification
  • optimal control and hybrid systems.

For details check research statement and major scientific accomplishments.


  • Full Professor in Mathematics and Computer Science, Moscow State University, 1993
  • Doctor of Sciences in Mathematics, USSR Academy of Sciences, 1988
  • Ph.D. in Mathematics, Moscow University/USSR Academy of Sciences, 1980
  • Diploma with Perfection in Mathematics, Moscow State University, 1975


  A hundred and seven papers. For recent publications in English check selected publications list.


  • A keynote lecture for CLS’03, KGC’03, ESSLLI’03, Venna, 2003. ( ps, pdf)
  • 50th birthday article
  • Distinguished Lecture in Computer Science at the New York Academy of Sciences, 2002
  • Clifford Lectures, 2002
  • Spinoza Lecture of 1999 from the European Association for Logic, Language and Information
  • Paper Operational Modal Logic commended for its excellence by the Committee on the IGPL/FoLLI Prize For the Best Idea of the Year, 1996
  • Award from the President of Russia “To Outstanding Scientist”, 1994
  • Award for the best paper of the year from the Mathematical Institute of Russian Academy of Sciences, 1994
  • Award for the best paper of the year from the Mathematical Institute of USSR Academy of Sciences, 1986
  • Award for the best project of the year from the Optimal Control Institute of  USSR Academy of Sciences, 1979
  • USSR National Olympiad (Eastern Conference): Gold Medal in mathematics, Silver Medal in physics, 1967