Prof. Vyacheslav Kharchenko is honored inventor of Ukraine. He is an expert on dependability, reliability and cyber safety of critical computer-based systems (NPP, aerospace, etc). He is founder and GC of international conference DeSSerT (Dependable Systems, Services and Technologies, 2006) and a lot of International WSs. National coordinator and team leader of 8 EU funded projects, including projects on dependable computing, nuclear safety, green IT, cyber security and resilient systems, verification and validation, Internet of Things for human and industry domains. Head of the Department of aerospace control systems, Kharkiv Military University (1987-2001), expert-researcher of the State Centre for Nuclear and Radiation Safety (1997-2007), Head of the Centre for Safety Infrastructure-Oriented Research and Analysis, RPC Radiy (from 2007) and Head of the Department of Computer Systems and Networks, National Aerospace University KhAI (from 2001). He is acting as invited speaker and visiting professor of a lot of international conferences and universities (UK, USA, Germany, Poland, Slovakia, Estonia, etc); the author of 40 monographs and textbooks published in USA, UK, Switzerland, Ukraine, more than 700 inventions, and more 250 papers (127 chapters, journal and proceeding papers are indexed in Scopus, IEEE, WoS databases). Editor and author of multi-volume monography on Green IT Engineering published by Springer in 2017. He is a supervisor of 44 PhD and Dr.Sc. attendees.
Research interests include Dependability, Reliability, Cyber Safety of Critical Computer-based Systems, Big Data, Internet of Things.