Alexander Rimmovich Tsyganov (b. 15.11.1953, Gorki, Mogilev region), a scientist in the field of chemistry. Academician of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus (2009; corresponding member since 2003). Foreign member of the Russian Academy of Agricultural Sciences (2007). Corresponding Member of the Academy of Agrarian Sciences of the Republic of Belarus (1999-2002). Doctor of Agricultural Sciences (1996), Professor (1997). Honorary Doctor of the Moscow Agricultural Academy named after K.A. Timiryazev (2004), Armenian State Agricultural University (2007), Volgograd State Agricultural Academy (2006), National Agrarian University of Kazakhstan (2007). Chairman of the Council of the International Union of Agrochemists and Agroecologists of the CIS countries.
Research in the development of expressive methods and methods for analyzing the quality of agricultural products and environmental objects, agrochemical methods of obtaining environmentally friendly crop production. Under his leadership, agrochemical methods of obtaining environmentally friendly crop production, original analytical methods for the determination of heavy metals, pesticides and nitrates in agricultural products and environmental objects were created and introduced..
The author of over 800 scientific and methodical works, of which 60 published in foreign countries (Poland, Germany, Italy, Austria, Sweden, Czech Republic, United Kingdom, United States). Author of 30 books, textbooks, monographs; has copyright certificates and patents.
State Prize of the Republic of Belarus in 2002 for the series of works "Creating a complex of educational literature on agrochemistry for higher and secondary specialized agricultural educational institutions." Prize of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus in 2005.
Awarded with medals.