A.B. Kuznetsov has been educated at geological department (sedimentology and marine geology) at Leningrad State University. He graduated in geochemistry-mineralogy-petrology (with honors) in 1993.
1998 - PhD degree in Geochemistry with title "Sr isotope evolution of the Late Riphean seawater: the Karatau Group carbonate of the South Urals".
2013 - Dr Science degree in Geochemistry with title "Sr isotope evolution of Proterozoic ocean".
Since 1998 – researcher at Institute of Precambrian Geology and Geochronology, Russian Academy of Sciences, St Petersburg
2017 - Head of Laboratory of Isotope chemostratigraphy and geochronology of sedimentary rock, IPGG RAS
Scientific interests: stratigraphy and geochronology, isotope geochemistry, sedimentary research, carbonate ore sedimentary deposits and phosphorite.
Geological, isotope-geochemical and geochronological studies of Precambrian sections of European, Arctic, Uralian, Siberian and Central Asian regions.
Interdisciplinary investigation and join-work with VNIIOceanology, Geological institute, IGEM, Oceanology, Karelian Geology, Geology and Geochemistry Uralian Branch, Earth Crust Siberian Branch, Petrolium and Geophysis, Geology and Mineralogy, and St.Petersburg State University and Mine University.
Genetic model of stratiformal ore deposits of magnesite and siderite of the South Urals, phosphorite of Eastern Siberia and Central Asia.
Development of Precambrian and Phanerosoic isotope chemostratigraphy.
Modification of chemical methodology in isotope analyses (Rb-Sr, Sm-Nd, C and O) of carbonate and siliciclastic rocks.
Educational courses for students and PhD researcher.
Participation in the International Continental Drilling Program FAR-DEEP (2008-2010) and the Polish-Russian (IGS PAN – IPGG RAS) project (2011-2013)
70 scientific publications.