# Grigory Barenblatt

**Grigory Isaakovich Barenblatt** is a

Russian mathematician, born

July 10,

1927. He graduated in

1950 from

University of Moscow, Faculty of Mechanics and Mathematics. He is now working at the Department of Mathematics of the

University of California, Berkeley. His areas of research are:

- The Fracture Mechanics
- The Theory of Fluid and Gas Flows in Porous Media
- The Mechanics of a Non-Classical Deformable Solids
- Turbulence
- Self-Similarities, Nonlinear Waves and Intermediate Asymptotics.

He usually publishes the result of his studies on the

Quarterly Journal of Applied Mathematics and Mechanics