Dmitri Gudkov obtained his M.Sc. (1990) from the T. Shevchenko Kiev State University. He majors in field of Radiobiology and Radioecology of aquatic organisms. As a staff member of the Department of Radioecology of the Institute of Hydrobiology of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, D. Gudkov studied the impact of nuclear power plants on the environment. His Ph.D. dissertation �Tritium in Ukrainian freshwaters and its effects on hydrobionts� was defended successfully on 1996 at the R.E. Kavetsky Institute of Experimental Pathology, Oncology and Radiobiology (qualification � radiobiology). D. Gudkov achieved the title of Senior Research Fellow, Deputy Chief of Department in 1998. Recently he is involved in some scientific projects devoted to study of radiation effects on aquatic organisms and behavior of radionuclides in freshwater ecosystems within the Chernobyl NPP exclusion zone and the regions of the other Ukrainian nuclear power plants location. He is a member of 7 international scientific societies. D. Gudkov is a recipient of several local and international awards for scientific achievements. He is the chairman of Council of the Young Researchers of Institute of Hydrobiology and author/co-author about of 115 scientific publications.

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