About Me


My name is Danil Borchevin. I live in Kaliningrad, Russia. I love to apply science to create useful things

I was born in Surgut, Russia and after Navy service a stayed in Kaliningrad.


I have a master degree in Electrical Engineering.

Science articles

  1. Journal of Veterinary Science & Technology – Method of Photoplethysmography Diagnostics of Domesticated Animals Cardiovascular Diseases
  2. Biomedical And Pharmacology Journal – The Hardware-Software Package for Long-Term Wireless Remote Monitoring of A Cardiovascular System
  3. Journal of Veterinary Science & Technology – Device for ambulatory diagnosis of pets cardiovascular system functional state
  4. Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences – Development Of Hardware-Software System For Remote Wireless Diagnostics of Functional Status of Human Cardiovascular System Based on Photoplethysmography Method
  5. International Journal of Biomedical and Biological Engineering – Photoplethysmography-Based Device Designing for Cardiovascular System Diagnostics
  6. Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research – A Wireless Portable Platform For Physiological Potentials Registration and Processing: A Unified Approach
  7. Bulletin of Russian State Medical University – Development of a Neurodevice with a Biological Feedback for Compensating for Lost Motor Functions
  8. Biology and Medicine – Multifunctional Neurodevice for Recognition of Electrophysiological Signals and Data Transmission in an Exoskeleton Construction
  9. Biosciences Biotechnology Research Asia – Development of The Brain-Computer Interface based on The Biometric Control Channels and Multi-Modal Feedback to Provide A Human with Neuro-Electronic Systems and Exoskeleton Structures to Compensate The Motor Functions

Articles for blogs and so on


Events participation


Video scenes with me

  1. GDG DevFest – IoT. It’s about business
  2. Danil Borchevkin About Cockroach Robot
  3. Danil Borchevkin – IoT. How own life will change
  4. Danil Borchevkin – Science Picnic. Timeline
  5. Roach from BFU – Promo scene
  6. Outrageous Acts of Science – Roach from BFU

Mentions in media

  1. tass.ru – Apply science for create useful things
  2. kantiana.ru – From Dreams to Google. GDG DevFest
  3. klops.ru – StreetFood 2018. Science Picnic
  4. klops.ru – Science Picnic on Street Food Weekend 2018
  5. pharmvestnik.ru – BCI device
  6. vc.ru – Robotics Getting started
  7. ria.ru – BCI device “Balalaika”
  8. sputniknews.com – BCI device “Balaika”
  9. rt.com – New cockroach robot may save lives … and spy (PHOTOS, VIDEO)
  10. dailymail.co.uk – The terrifying cockroach robot-SPY that could soon perform reconnaissance missions for the Russian military
  11. thesun.co.uk – From spy tuna to undercover cats – the secret agent animals that could soon be spying on YOU
  12. sputniknews.com – Robot cockroach
  13. sputniknews.com – Robot cockroach (Brazil)
  14. tech.qq.com – Robot cockroach (Chinese)
  15. sputniknews.com – BCI device
  16. genk.vn – Robot cockroach
  17. the-nref.org – Is There a Russian Robot Roach in Your House?
  18. thestack.com – Russian scientists create cockroach spy robot
  19. eldoradoinsurance.com – Creepy cockroach to become the newest Russian military spy
  20. eteknix.com – Russian Scientists Develop Cockroach Spy Robot
  21. slashdot.org – Russian Scientists Create Cockroach Spy Robot
  22. zeri.info – Cockroach spy robot
  23. forumdaily.com – In Kaliningrad, created a “fighting” robot cockroach
  24. techtimes.com – Russian Cockroach Robot Could Save Lives And Spy On People Too
  25. rbth.com – How Russia’s ‘Balalaika’ and ‘LIKE’ systems are turning fantasy into reality – the future is coming!
  26. defenseworld.net – Russia Creates Cockroach Size Surveillance Robot
  27. diariodebiologia.com – Cockroach robot
  28. myatom.ru – Balalaika Project
  29. tass.ru – Cockroach robot
  30. kgd.ru – Science Picnic
  31. vestikavkaza.ru – Robotic cockroach