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Mikhail Voloshin

(Fine Theoretical Physics Institute)

WBOB 130-6 (office), 625-0798
voloshin @ physics.umn.edu

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APS Outstanding Referee Award, 2008
Director of the William I Fine Theoretical Physics Institute 2007-2013
Alexander von Humboldt award for senior US scientist, 2004
APS Fellow, 1997
J.J. SAKURAI PRIZE FOR THEORETICAL PARTICLE PHYSICS, APS, 2001
USSR ACADEMY OF SCIENCES MEDAL & AWARD, 1983

Scientific Board of the Pacific Institute for Theoretical Physics, Vancouver, 2007-2011
J.J. Sakurai Prize Committee, APS, 2003
Pomeranchuk Prize Committee, 1998-2006
Editor Int. Journ. Mod. Phys./Mod. Phys.Lett.A, 1996 – 2006
Editorial Board for the series "Graduate Texts in Contemporary Physics" by Springer, 1994 – 2004
Scientific Board of the International Science Foundation, 1993-1997

Summary of Interests
Properties of elementary particles. Gauge theories of strong, weak, and electromagnetic interactions. Non-perturbative dynamics of quantum fields.

Selected Publications

M. Voloshin, List of Full Publications, INSPIRE

Xin Li & M.B. Voloshin, Mixing of partial waves near B* Bbar* threshold in e+e- annihilation, Phys.Rev. D87(2013) 094033

M.B. Voloshin, Z_c(3900) - what is inside?, Phys.Rev. D87(2013) 091501

M.B. Voloshin, Enhanced mixing of partial waves near threshold for heavy meson pairs and properties of Zb(10610) and Zb(10650) resonances, Phys.Rev. D87(2013) 074011

Xin Li & M.B. Voloshin, Remarks on decays of hb(2P), Phys.Rev. D86 (2012) 094013

M.B. Voloshin, CP Violation in Higgs Diphoton Decay in Models with Vectorlike Heavy Fermions, Phys.Rev. D86 (2012) 093016

M. Shifman & M. Voloshin, Remark on Supersymmetric Bubbles and Spectrum Crossover, Phys.Rev. D86 (2012) 105019

Xin Li & M.B. Voloshin , Zb(10610) and Zb(10650) decays to bottomonium plus pion, Phys.Rev. D86 (2012) 077502

M.B. Voloshin, Pion transitions from chi_cJ to eta_c, Phys.Rev. D86 (2012) 074033

M.B. Voloshin, Charged-to-neutral heavy meson yield ratio at the Z_b^0 resonances as a probe of the I^G(J^P)=0^-(1^+) channel, Phys. Rev. D86 (2012) 034013

M.B. Voloshin, Heavy Quark Spin Symmetry Breaking In Near-Threshold JPC=1-- Quarkonium-Like Resonances, Phys.Rev. D85 (2012) 034024

Education

Ph.D., Physics, Institute of Theoretical and Experimental Physics, Moscow, USSR 1977
M.S., Physics, Moscow Physics and Technology Institute, Moscow, USSR 1976