Dmitry Vadimovich Naumov

Deputy Director of Science


Phone: 7 (49621) 6-59-12


Research interests

Participation in the NОМАD, ОРЕRА, Dауа Вау, Ваiкаl-GVD experiments and in the JЕМ-ЕUSО and JUNО projects

Neutrino oscillations

Spin physics


Nuclear physics

1992 - 1997

Irkutsk State University, Faculty of Physics


Candidate of Physics and Mathematics (“Strange hadron production and Lambda hyperon polarization in neutrino interactions in the NOMAD experiment”)


Doctor of Physics and Mathematics (“Measurement of Ө13, Δm232 and covariant quantum-field theory of neutrino oscillations”)

Professional career
  • Deputy Director of Science, DLNP, JINR
    2014 - to date
  • Head of Sector 1 of the Experimental Department of Elementary Particle Physics, DLNP, JINR
    2006 - 2013
  • Foreign researcher at INFN (Florence, Italy)
    2004 - 2006
  • CR2 researcher at LАРР, IN2P3 (France)
    2002 - 2003
  • Junior researcher, DLNP, JINR
    1997 - 2002
Scientific administration
  • Head of the JINR Neutrino Programme
    C 2013
  • Leader of the Daya Bay group at JINR
    2006 - to date
  • Co-Chairman of the Baikal International School on Physics of Elementary Particles and Astrophysics
    2004 - 2016

Co-author of more than 120 papers.


The 2001 Second JINR Prize for the series of papers “Measurement of the Lambda and anti-Lambda hyperon polarization and studies of strange particle production in charged-current muon neutrino interactions in the NOMAD experiment”

The 2006 Encouragement JINR Prize for the series of papers “Study of strange hadron production and fragmentation processes in neutrino interactions in the NOMAD experiment”

The 2012 First JINR Prize for the series of papers “Measurements of the θ13 neutrino mixing angle in the Daya Bay experiment”

Thе 2016 Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics