The Editor-in-Chief of PRONEFT. PROFESSIONALS ABOUT OIL is Mars Magnavievich Khasanov. Director for Science at Gazprom Neft, Doctor of Engineering Science, Professor, honorary professor at Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, honorary doctor at Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University, honorary academician at the Academy of Sciences of Bashkortostan, Co-chairman of the supervisory board of the SPE in Russia and the countries of the Caspian Sea Region, Honored Worker of Science and Technology, Honored Scientist of the Russian Federation, author of over 200 research papers, 5 monographs and over 60 patents for inventions.