# Valentin B. Shehtman

### Permanent places of employment:

Institute for Information Transmission Problems

Department of Mathematics, Moscow State University

Department of Mathematics, Higher School of Economics

## Current research interests:

Mathematical
logic, with the emphasis to nonclassical logics,
and their
applications to universal algebra, topology and computer science.

## Curriculum Vitae in brief

1953 Born in
Moscow

1970 Graduated
from a mathematics oriented highschool in Moscow

1975 Master of
sciences summa cum laude in Mathematics, Moscow State Pedagogical
University

1975-77 Teacher
in mathematics at high school, Moscow

1977-80 PhD
student, Department of Mathematics, Moscow State University

1981-82 Teacher
in mathematics at high school, Moscow

1982-84 Senior
engineer, Research Institute of Patent Information

1985 Ph.D. in
mathematics, Steklov Mathematics Institute, Leningrad branch

1984-90 Senior
Research Fellow, Research Institute of General Moscow Planning

1990-93 Leading
Research Fellow, Institute of New Technologies

1993 Senior
Research Fellow, Institute for Information Transmission Problems,
Russian Academy of Sciences

1995 Senior
Research Fellow, Moscow State University

2000 Doctor of State in mathematics and physics, National Attestation Committee and
Moscow State University

2000 Leading
Research Fellow, Institute for Information Transmission Problems

2001 Full
Professor, Department of Mathematics, Moscow State University

2004 Researcher
at Poncelet Russian-French laboratory (LIFR-MI2P) of CNRS and the
Independent University of Moscow

2008 Principal
Researcher, Institute for Information Transmission Problems

2010 Full
Professor, Department of Mathematics, Higher School of Economics

## Recent publications

#### Book

#### D.Gabbay,
V. Shehtman, D. Skvortsov. Quantification in Nonclassical Logic, volume 1.
Elsevier, 2009.

#### D.Gabbay,
V. Shehtman, D. Skvortsov. Quantification in Nonclassical Logic, volume 1.
Draft of the second edition. download

#### 2014

Canonical filtrations and local tabularity. In:
Advances in Modal Logic, Volume 10.
R. Gore et al., eds.
College Publications, 2014, pp. 498-512.
download
#### 2005

Filtration via bismulation. In:
Advances in Modal Logic, Volume 5.
Renate Schmidt et al., eds.
King's College Publications, 2005, pp. 289-308.
download
(with I.B. Shapirovsky)
Modal logics of regions and Minkowski spacetime.
Journal of Logic and Computation, v.15, No.5, 559 - 574.
download
On neighbourhood semantics thirty years later.
In: Sergei N. Artemov et al., eds.
We Will Show Them! Essays in Honour of Dov Gabbay, v.2. College
Publications 2005, pp.663-692.
download
#### 2003

Chronological
future modality in Minkowski spacetime. In: Advances in Modal
Logic-2002. King's College Publications, 437-459 (with I.
Shapirovsky)

#### 2002

Products of
modal logics. III. Products of modal and temporal logics. Studia
Logica, v. 72, No. 2, p. 157-183. (with D. Gabbay)

#### 2000

Products of modal
logics. II. Relativised quantifiers in classical logic. Logic Journal
of the IGPL, v. 8, 165-210 (with D. Gabbay)

## Teaching

Mathematical Logic and Algorithms, Spring 2008:
questions(pdf),
problems(pdf).
Mathematical Logic and Algorithms, Spring 2010:
questions(pdf).

Modal and temporal logics, Spring 2008:
ML508(doc),
problems(pdf).

Basic modal logic, Spring 2010:
questions(pdf),
problems(pdf).

Categorical and algebraic logic, 2011:
questions(pdf),
problems(pdf).

Spatial logics, 2012:
program(pdf),
problems(pdf).

Predicate logics, 2015:
problems (pdf).