Valeri P. Maltsev

Personal information:
Date of birth: February 23, 1957.
Place of birth: Novokuibyishevsk, Russia.
Citizenship: Russia.
Home Address: Serebryany 8, Novosibirsk, 630060 Russia
Telephone: 7-383-3333240(lab)
Fax: 7-383-3307350

Diploma of physicist, Novosibirsk State University 1979.
Ph. D. thesis "Analysis and development of methods for determination of parameters of individual particles in flow cytometry", Krasnoyarsk State University, 1996.
Sci. D. thesis "Scanning Flow Cytometry", Novosibirsk, 2000
Two years research work in Physical Department of Stockholm University, Sweden.
Two years research work in Medical Physics and Chemistry Department of University of Turku, Finland.

Twenty five years experience in development of optical design, electronics, software for flow cytometry. Thirty years experience in light scattering: theory and instrumentation. Twenty years supervision of students and PhD-students. Experience in a work with UV-VIS, IR spectrometers, fluorimeters, pulsed lasers, computers. Computer programming under PASCAL, LabView.

Current Position.
Head of Cytometry and Biokinetics laboratory, Institute of Chemical Kinetics and Combustion, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Institutskaya 3, Novosibirsk, 630090 Russia.
Head of Biomedical Physics chair, Novosibirsk State University
Full Professor in BioPhysics

Current Research Interest.
Optics of Biological Particles, flow cytometry, inverse light-scattering problem.

Lecture Courses (2002 - present) and Invited Review Talks
Lecture Courses "Measurements in Biology and Medicine" on Biomedical Physics chair, Physical Department, Novosibirsk State University (2003 - present).

"Super-resolution optical microscopy", Feb 10-12, 2010, Conference for students and young scientists

"Blood cells: from identification to characterization" IX International Conference on Laser Applications in Life Sciences (LALS 2007) Moscow, Russia, June 11-14, 2007

“Quantitative biology - the first step in predictive biology. Role of physical methods” NATO ARW "Optics of Biological Particles", Novosibirsk, Russia, October 3, 2005

"Dynamic and Scanning Flow Cytometry: advanced technology in individual cell characterisation" GBF (German Research Centre for Biotechnology) Mascheroder Weg 1 - 38124 Braunschweig/Germany, June 24 2005

"Characterization of bioparticles from light scattering." Bremen University, Germany, June 23 2005

"State of the art of Scanning Flow Cytometry. Latest results and perspectives." XXII International Congress of International Society for Analytical Cytology, Congress Workshop "Light Scattering Revisited" Montpellier, France 22- 27 May 2004

"Scanning Flow Cytometry: advanced optical technology in individual particle characterization from light scattering," ENEA C.R. Frascati (Rome), Italy, 22 September 2003

"Scanning and Dynamic Flow Cytometry: Advanced methods in individual cell characterization," Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt Institut, Berlin, Germany, 15 September 2003

"Light scattering of biological particles: instrumental solution, inverse light-scattering problem, experimental results," 7th Conference on Electromagnetic and Light Scattering by Nonspherical Particles: Theory, Measurements, and Applications, September 8 - 12, 2003, University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany

November 9, 2002, Antwerp, Belgium

(Full list includes 97 references) Publications

Maltsev V.P., Hoekstra A.G., Yurkin M.A.
Optics of white blood cells: optical models, simulations, and experiments.
in Advanced Optical Flow Cytometry: Methods and Disease Diagnoses, pp. 63-93, Wiley, New York (2011).

Alexander E. Moskalensky; Maxim A. Yurkin; Anastasiya I. Konokhova; Dmitry I. Strokotov; Vyacheslav M. Nekrasov; Andrei V. Chernyshev; Galina A. Tsvetovskaya; Elena D. Chikova; Valeri P. Maltsev
Accurate measurement of volume and shape of resting and activated blood platelets from light scattering
J. Biomed. Opt. 18 (1), 017001 (January 03, 2013); doi: 10.1117/1.JBO.18.1.017001

Dmitry I. Strokotov, Alexander E. Moskalensky, Vyacheslav M. Nekrasov, Valeri P. Maltsev
Polarized Light-Scattering Profile - Advanced Characterization of Nonspherical Particles with the Scanning Flow Cytometry
Cytometry Part A, Volume 79A, Issue 7, pages 570–579, July 2011

Strokotov D.I., Yurkin M.A., Gilev K.V., van Bockstaele D.R., Hoekstra A.G., Rubtsov N.B., and Maltsev V.P.
"Is there a difference between T- and B-lymphocyte morphology?"
J. Biomed. Opt., 2009, v.14(6), pp.064036-12

Gleb V Dyatlov, Konstantin V Gilev, Konstantin A Semyanov and Valeri P Maltsev
"The scanning flow cytometer modified for measurement of two-dimensional light-scattering pattern of individual particles"
Measurement science and technology, 19 (2008) 015408

Andrey V. Chernyshev, Peter A. Tarasov, Konstantin A. Semianov, Vyacheslav M. Nekrasov, Alfons G. Hoekstra, Valeri P. Maltsev
"Erythrocyte lysis in isotonic solution of ammonium chloride: Theoretical modeling and experimental verification"
Journal of Theoretical Biology 251 (2008) 93–107

Yurkin M.A., Semyanov K.A., Tarasov P.A., Chernyshev A.V., Hoekstra A.G., and V. P. Maltsev
"Experimental and theoretical study of light scattering by individual mature red blood cells by use of scanning flow cytometry and a discrete dipole approximation"
Applied Optics v. 44, pp. 5249 - 5256 (2005)

V. P. Maltsev and K. A. Semyanov
Characterisation of Bio-Particles from Light Scattering
(Inverse and Ill-Posed Problems Series, VSP, Utrecht, 2004)

I.V.Surovtsev, M.A.Yurkin, A.N.Shvalov, V.M.Nekrasov, G.F.Sivolobova, A.A.Grazhdantseva, V.P.Maltsev, and A.V.Chernyshev
Kinetics of the initial stage of immunoagglutionation studied with the scanning flow cytometer
Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, Volume 32, Issue 3, pp. 245-255, 2003

Scanning flow cytometry for individual particle analysis
Rev. Sci. Instruments 71, 243-255 (2000).

V.P. Maltsev, A.V. Chernyshev
 Method and device for determination of parameters of individual microparticles  US Patent Number: 5,650,847. Date of patent: Jul. 22, 1997

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