"The only true paradise is paradise lost"
/by Marcel Proust/
Born on march 23, 1983 in the city of Tomsk, Russia. In 2000 has entered Tomsk STATE University (Computer Science Department). Due health reasons, studying has been interrupted until 2002. After graduating the university in 2012, education was continued for post-graduate study with acquiring a Ph.D. in 2010. The thesis is dedicated to the balanced class of Vehicle Routing Problem and made with supervision of professor Yuriy Leonidovich Kostuk.
Blind person since 2002 due to health problems.
E-mail: michael.pozhidaev( at )gmail( dot )com
Occupation: software engineer
Areas of interests: information technologies, free and open source software, assistive technologies, discrete optimizations, academic music, piano, literature, travel