Saint Petersburg, 199178, Russia, Line 14th (Vasilyevsky Island), 29
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Yuri V. Volkov
Yuri V. Volkov
Associate Professor

29 Line 14th (Vasilyevsky Island), 199178 Saint Petersburg, Russia

Reception hours:

By appointment


12.2011 — C.Sc. (Ph.D.) in Mathematics and Physics («Mathematical Logic, Algebra and Number Theory»)
Institution: St. Petersburg State University
Thesis title: Hochschild Cohomology for Self-Injective Algebras of Tree Class $D_n$
Advisor: A.I. Generalov

06.2008 — Specialist Degree in Mathematics
Institution: St. Petersburg State University

Scientific interests

  • homological algebra (Hochschild cohomology, derived equivalences)
  • deformations of algebras (degenerations of non-associative algebras)

Selected publications

  1. E. Marcos and Y. Volkov. s-Homogeneous algebras via s-homogeneous triples. Preprint, 2017.
  2. C. Negron, Y. Volkov and S. Witherspoon. $A_\infty$-coderivations and the Gerstenhaber bracket on Hochschild cohomology. Preprint, 2018.
  3. Y. Volkov and A. Zvonareva. On standard derived equivalences of orbit categories. Algebras and Representation Theory 21:1, 195–217, 2018. [arXiv]
  4. Y. Volkov. Groups generated by two twists along spherical sequences. Preprint, 2019.
  5. Y. Volkov. Gerstenhaber bracket on the Hochschild cohomology via an arbitrary resolution. Proceedings of the Edinburgh Mathematical Society, published online, 2019. [arXiv]

Additional Information

Students interested in research under my supervision can find my CV (including the full list of publications) at GoogleDrive, or here.

Texts of a major part of my works can be found at


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