Dear Alexey Alexandrovich!

On behalf of the Russian Gravitational Society (RGS) we congratulate you on the Jubilee! We are glad that you, being a world-famous scientist in the field of gravity and cosmology, a laureate of prestigious international prizes, meet your anniversary in the rank of RGS President.

We wish you strong health and energy for new creative success in your scientific work as well as in your public service for the benefit of the development of gravitational science in our country.

Best wishes to you and all your relatives and friends,
RGS Members.



Unites more than 300 scientists from Russia and republics of the former Soviet Union in the fields of gravitation, cosmology, relativistic astrophysics and related topics.

President - Acad. A.A.Starobinsky.

Scientific secretary - Dr. S.V.Bolokhov (e-mail:

Major groups in these fields are working in Moscow, St.-Petersburg, Kazan, Tomsk, Yaroslavl, Ulyanovsk, Perm, Nizhny Novgorod, Novgorod, Kaliningrad, Omsk etc.
RGS organizes regularly conferences, schools and seminars. National Conferences are held each 3 years. Last conferences were held in Tomsk (2002), Kazan (2005), Moscow (2008), Ul'yanovsk (2011) and Kazan' (2014).
Other conferences and schools of the RGS of the smaller size have been organized in Yaroslavl (1994), Odessa (1995), Ulyanovsk (1997), Kazan-Yalchik (2007, 2009-2014), Perm' (2013), Moscow (2010).
RGS has its regular scientific seminar at Moscow State University (on Thursdays in a week, at 18.30, room N4-58, Department of Physics).

RGS with Center for Gravitation and Fundamental Metrology, VNIIMS, and Institute of Gravitation and Cosmology, Peoples' Friendship University of Russia publishes the quarterly scientific journal "Gravitation and Cosmology" since 1995. Editorial e-mail:

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