The 13th November 2016, is the milestone for the 88 years after Georgy E. Shulman passed away. He has been an eminent researcher of the Department of Animal Physiology and Biochemistry from IMBR RAS, Corresponding Member, Doctor in Biological Sciences, Professor, a distinguished persona in the field of marine research in the Black Sea area. Prof., Dr. Shulman contributed decisively to the progress of the marine science in Physiology and Biochemistry disciplines. After having devoted years of research, Prof. Shulman developed a theory of alternative metabolic strategies that underpin biodiversity and biological processes, regulating competitive relationships in ecosystems. The bright memory of Georgy E. Shulman as a person, inventing scientist and gifted teacher will away remain in the hearts of all who knew him.