Presidium of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

Email: zolotov.32@mail.ru

Personal URL: http://www.ras.ru/news/shownews.aspx?id=7ca4c8d1-3e28-46ce-a12c-90993cbf7a2b


ORCID iD: 0000-0001-9225-7767

Scopus Author ID: 35508080200

Web of Science ResearcherID: R-1697-2016

SPIN code: 7467-7568

Profile in ResearchGate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Yu-Zolotov

Full Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Professor, Doctor of Chemical Sciences (speciality: Analytical Chemistry), RAS Advisor (part-time: Professor at Lomonosov Moscow State University)

Research interests:

analytical chemistry, including its methodology and history

Membership in scientific associations:

  • Mendeleev Russian Chemical Society, vice-president (1991-1995 first president)
  • Japan Society for Analytical Chemistry, member
  • Royal Society of Art and Science in Gӧteborg (Swegen), member
  • All-Russian Association “Ecoanalytics”, president


  • USSR State Prize (1972)
  • RSFSR State Prize (1990)
  • State Prize of the Russian Federation (2000)
  • Prize of the USSR Council of Ministers (1985)
  • RF Government Prize (2008)
  • Order of Alexandre Nevsky
  • Order of the Red Banner of Labour
  • Order of Frienship
  • Order of the Badge of Honor
  • Demidov Prize
  • D.I. Mendeleev Gold Medal (RAS)
  • N.S. Kurnakov Gold Medal (RAS)
  • L.A. Chugayev Prize, V.G. Khlopin Prize, and V.A. Koptyug Prize (RAS) for propaganda and popularisation of science
  • Gold sign from the Mendeleev Russian Chemical Society
  • C. Hansen Medal (Int. Commitee of Solvent Extraction Chemistry and Technology)
  • Hanush medal (Czech Chemical Society)
  • Ishibasi medal (Institute of Oceanology, Japan)
  • J.E. Purkyně Silver medal (Brno University, Czechoslovakia)

Membership in the editorial boards of other journals:

  • “Journal of Analytical Chemistry” (Moscow, Russia), Editor-in-Chief
  • “Russian Journal of Coordination Chemistry” (Moscow, Russia), editorial board member
  • “Industrial Laboratory. Diagnostics of Materials” (Moscow, Russia), editorial board member
  • “Analytics” (Moscow, Russia), editorial council member
  • “International Journal of Environmental Analytical Chemistry” (UK), editorial board member
  • “Mendeleev Communications” (Moscow, Russia), editorial board member

Publications in the subject area of the journal “Voprosy istorii estestvoznaniia i tekhniki” [“Studies in the History of Science and Technology”]:

  • Ocherki rossiiskoi khimii [Essays on Russian Chemistry]. М.: Nauka, 2021. 156 p. (in Russian)
  • Metodologicheskie aspekty analiticheskoi khimii [Methodological Aspects of Analytical Chemistry], Journal of Analytical Chemistry, 2021, vol. 76, no. 1, pp. 5-19. DOI: 10.31857/S0044450221010175 (in Russian)
  • Ob"edineniya khimikov v Akademii nauk [Associations of Chemists in the Academy of Sciences]. М.: Technosphera, 2021. 150 p. (in Russian)
  • O sozdanii Instituta analiticheskoi khimii Akademii nauk [On the creation of the Academy of Sciences’ Institute of Analytical Chemistry], Journal of Analytical Chemistry, 2021, vol. 76, no. 12, pp. 1146-1151. DOI: 10.31857/S0044450221120161 (in Russian)
  • Chelovek-fenomen, uchenyi-feierverk. Universal'nyi khimik Yu.A. Klyachko [The Man-Phenomenon, the Scientist-Firework. Universal Chemist Yu.A. Klyachko]. М.: Lenand, 2020. 208 p. (in Russian)
  • Ocherki istorii analiticheskoi khimii [Essays on History of Analytical Chemistry]. М.: Technosphera, 2018. 262 p. https://www.elibrary.ru/item.asp?id=38578702 (in Russian)
  • Kto byl kto v analiticheskoi khimii v Rossii i SSSR [Who was Who in Analytical Chemistry in Russia and the USSR]. М.: Krasand, 2018. 400 p. (in Russian)
  • Russian Contributions to Analytical Chemistry. Berlin: Springer Nature, 2018. 160 p.
  • K istorii Instituta obshchei i neorganicheskoi khimii im. N.S. Kurnakova RAN [On the history of N.S. Kurnakov Institute of General and Inorganic chemistry], History of Science and Engineering, 2018, no. 3, pp. 67-72. https://www.elibrary.ru/item.asp?id=32698908 (in Russian)
  • Early Stages in the History of Gas Chromatography, Journal of Chromatography A, 2018, vol. 1533, pp. 109-117. DOI: 10.1016/j.chroma.2018.01.006 (with Kolomnikov, I.G., Efremov, A.M., Tikhomirova, T.I., and Sorokina, N.M.)

Participation in grants:

  • Participated in RSF, RFBR, Ministry of Science, Moscow Government, INTAC, NATO and other grants and as project leader and member

Contact information:

14 Leninsky prospect, Moscow, 119071, Russian Federation

+7 (495) 938-18-44

Email: zolotov.32@mail.ru