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|President of the Russian Academy of Sciences|
29 May 2013 – 22 March 2017
|Succeeded by||Valery Kozlov (acting)|
23 January 1946|
Noginsk, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
|Died||29 November 2020
|Alma mater||Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology|
|Profession||Academic of Russian Academy of Sciences|
Vladimir Yevgenyevich Fortov (Russian: Владимир Евгеньевич Фортов; 23 January 1946 – 29 November 2020) was a Russian physicist. He was director of the Joint Institute for High Temperatures from 1992 to 2013. He was president of the Russian Academy of Sciences from 2013 to 2017. In 1991, he became a member of the academy.
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