Klimenko Alexander Viktorovich

Klimenko Alexander Viktorovich


Editor-in-chief of the journal "Thermal Engineering: Since March 1, 2011.


Full Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Professor, Doctor of Engineering.


Scientific coordinator of the Scientific and Technical Innovation Center of Energy-Saving Technologies and Engineering of the National Research University "Moscow Power Engineering Institute", chief research officer.


Areas of scientific activity:

  • mechanisms and patterns of heat transfer during boiling under various conditions (in a large volume, under forced and natural movement in pipes);
  • hydrodynamics and heat transfer in the flows of monodisperse droplets;
  • development of world energy and its impact on global climate change;
  • development of effective schemes of heat power plants;
  • development and implementation of energy saving programs in the budgetary sphere (higher school, housing and communal services), use of information and analytical systems for accounting, monitoring and forecasting of energy consumption.


Author of 240 scientific publications, including 10 monographs. Author of 8 inventions.


Meritorious Scientist of the Russian Federation (2000), Recipient of the State Prize of the Russian Federation in the field of science and technology (1993), Prize of the Government of the Russian Federation in the field of science and technology (2002), Prize of the Government of the Russian Federation in the field of education (2007), Honorary Power Engineer (2004), Honored Worker of Science and Technology of the Russian Federation (2010). 

The journal is published monthly in Russian and English languages (as Thermal Engineering).

Russian version of the journal is published and translated into English by the International Academic Publishing Company MAIK Nauka/Interperiodica.


The Russian version of the journal "Teploenergetika" ISSN 0040-3636


The English version of the journal Thermal Engineering

ISSN PRINT: 0040-6015;

ISSN ONLINE: 1555-6301


Chief Editor: Alexander Klimenko


CiteScore 2018 - 0.79

SJR 2018 - 0.435

SNIP 2018 - 1.225

H-index Scopus 2018 - 15


CiteScore 2017 - 0.55

SJR 2017 - 0.339

SNIP 2017 - 1.029

H-index Scopus 2017 - 14


CiteScore 2016 - 0.4

SJR 2016 - 0.328

SNIP 2016 - 0.913

H-index Scopus 2016 - 12


SCImago Journal & Country Rank


RISC Impact factor 2017 – 1.763

Science Index 2017 – 3.764


RISC Impact factor 2016 – 1.474

Hirsch index 2016 – 11

Herfindahl index 2016 – 572

Science Index 2016 – 1.787


RISC Impact factor 2015 – 1.081

Hirsch index 2015 – 10

Herfindahl index 2015 – 580

Science Index 2015 – 1.362 


Thermal Engineering is abstracted and/or indexed in:

Astrophysics Data Systems (ADS), SCOPUS, EI-compendex, INSPEC, CEABA-VtB, Google Scholar, PASCAL, Academic OneFile, Summon by Serial Solutions, Gale, OCLC, INIS Atomindex, SCImago


The journal Thermal Engineering has been recognized as one of the best eight Russian journals in RISC specialized in power engineering published on the Web of Science platform as a database of the Russian Science Citation Index.









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