Viktor A. Vassiliev, a Russian geometer, a pupil of Vladimir Arnold. He is also active in the questions of education and the well-being of the academic community in contemporary Russia.
Victor Vassiliev, Twisted homology of configuration spaces, homology of spaces of equivariant maps, and stable homology of spaces of non-resultant systems of real homogeneous polynomials (arXiv:1809.05632)