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chemistry researcher , educator

Algirdas VaSKelis, Lithuanian chemistry researcher, educator. Recipient National Prize in Science, Government of Lithuania, 1990. Member Lithuanian Academy of Sciences (correspondent).

Background

VaSKelis, Algirdas was born on January 19, 1937 in Utena, Lithuania, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics. Son of Juozapas and Grasilda (Repsyte) VaSKelis.

Education

Chemistry degree, Vilnius (Lithuania) University, 1959. Postgraduate, Vilnius (Lithuania) University, 1963. Doctor in Sciences, Institute Chemistry, Vilnius, 1982.

Career

Visiting researcher Institute Polarography, Prague, Czechoslovakia, 1965. Junior researcher Institute Chemistry, Vilnius, 1959-1965, senior researcher, 1965-1978, head laboratory, since 1978, director, 1982, professor, since 1984.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Electroless Copper Plating, 1966, Chemical Metalizing of Plastics, 1968.

Membership

Member Lithuanian Academy of Sciences (correspondent).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, travel.

Connections

Married Aleksandra Gaidamaviciute, October 18, 1962. Children: Inga, Aiste, Agne.

father:
Juozapas VaSKelis

mother:
Grasilda (Repsyte) VaSKelis

spouse:
Aleksandra Gaidamaviciute

child:
Inga VaSKelis

child:
Aiste VaSKelis

child:
Agne VaSKelis