Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor

worked as dean of the Faculty of Mechanics and Mathematics from 2000 to 2001


Murzabekov Zainel Nugmanovich graduated from the Faculty of Mechanics and Mathematics of the Kazakh State University named after S.M. Kirov in 1971 with a degree in Mathematics. From 1971 to 1973 he served in the Soviet Army. Since 1973, he has been working at the Al-Farabi Kazakh National University.

In 1982 he defended his thesis for the award of the degree of Candidate of Physical and Mathematical Sciences on the topic “Stability and quasi–optimal control of mechanical systems with distributed parameters”, specialty 01.02.01 - theoretical mechanics.

In 2008, he defended his thesis for the award of the degree of Doctor of Technical Sciences on the topic “Synthesis of controlled systems described by ordinary differential and linear hyperbolic equations”, specialty 05.13.18 – mathematical modeling, numerical methods and software packages.

In 2016, he was awarded the academic title of professor in the specialty 05.13.00 - Computer Science, computer engineering and management.In total, more than 150 scientific papers have been published. His works have been published in scientific journals Asian Journal of Control, Journal of Computer and Systems Sciences International, Actual Problems of Economics, of the Springer series Advances inIntelligent Systems and Computing, Technical Cybernetics, Differential Equations, Theory and Control Systems, Problems of Computer Science, Reports of the National Academy of Sciences of the RK, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the RK, Bulletin of KazNU.

Main research areas: operations research, optimization methods, optimal control theory, optimization of large systems, discrete optimization, system analysis and mathematical programming problems.

Professional experience: Assistant, associate professor, professor of Al–Farabi Kazakh National University. The total work experience is more than 45 years.