Azerbaijan National Academy of Science

The first website of Azerbaijan (1995)


Alekberov Ilham Khayyam oglu
Place of Birth Azerbaijan Republic, Baku city
Date of Birth 20 November, 1948 
Education Azerbaijan State University  
Scientific degree Doctor of biological sciences
Title Professor
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Planctonic ciliates of Mingechaurian, Varvarian and Jeyranbatanian water reservoirs
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Ciliates of the fresh water of Azerbaijan
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Main scientific achievements 2 new families, 12 genera and 90 species of the free-living ciliates, being new to science have been described in the fresh waters of Caspian, and Cukot Bering Sea, Atlantic Ocean, Gulf of Mexico), Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan, the sweet waters of the Carpathian Mountains, St. Petersburg, the Pacific island and territory of Tian-Shan. 4 new cytological methods have been prepared, copyright certificate has been given to the method. The universal bioindication method, having opportunity in determination of the pollution level with oil, oil products, insecticides in the cellular level with the free-living ciliates. The general methods, having opportunity in determination of the toxic level in the cellular and population level. For the first time, it has been proved, that "cosmopolitism" theory of the free-living protozoans isn't true. Protozoans have been divided in the ecological groups, intensity features identified based on the information.
Names of scientific works Atlas of the free-living ciliates (Kinetofragminophora, Colpodea, Olygohymenophora, Polyhymenophora). "Borchali", 2005, Baku. 310 p. Free-living ciliates of Azerbaijan (ecology, zoogeography, practical importance) Baku, 2012; 520 p. 
Membership with international and foreign scientific organizations 4 elmi jurnalın redaksiya heyətinin üzvüdür: He is a member of the editorial staff of 4 scientific journals:

“News” (biology and medical sciences);

News of Nakhchivan sector of ANAS (series of the natural and technical sciences) – Azerbaijan;

“Journal of Applied Environmental and Biological Science”-India;

"South of Russia", Ecology development »- Russia;

"Journal of Innovative University of Eurasia» Khazakhstan.

Pedagogical activity Professor of Baku State University 
Other activities  
Awarding and prizes 2 Honorary Certificates of ANAS
Place of work and its address Institute of Zoology of ANAS, AZ1073, Baku city, Str. A.Abbaszadeh, 1128th side street, 504th block
Position Head of the Laboratory of Protistology
Office phone (+994 12) 5397371
Mobil (+994 50) 3241847 
Home phone (+994 12) 5525023 
Fax (+994 12) 5397353