I.K. Prilutskiy (b. 1937) graduated from the Leningrad Polytechnic Institute n.a. M.I. Kalinin in 1961. D. Sc. (Eng.), professor of "Cryogenic Technology" department of the Institute of Refrigeration and Biotechnology of the St. Petersburg National Research University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics. Honorary Worker of Higher Professional Education of the RF. Author of more than 180 publications, 2 educational manuals, 5 author's certificate of the USSR and RF, academician of the International Academy of Refrigeration.