Professor Anatolii Volodymyrovych Skorokhod
is one of the most outstanding mathematicians of our time,
he is one of the world-recognized authorities in the field of probability
theory and mathematical statistics. His scientific and teaching activity
had a considerable impact upon the development of the whole mathematical
culture in Ukraine at the second half of the XX century, and his effect lasts to our days.
A short sketch of life and research of A.V. Skorokhod