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consultant , mechanical engineering researcher

Algirdas Zukauskas, Lithuanian mechanical engineering researcher, consultant. Achievements include 13 patents and notable findings. Named honorary academician Academy Natural Sciences, 1994. Fellow Institution Mechanical Engineers (honorary); member International Center for Heat and Mass Transfer (award 1986), New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Zukauskas, Algirdas was born on February 2, 1923 in Birzai, Lithuania. Son of Alfonsas and Ale Zukauskas.

Education

Degree in mechanical engineering, Kaunas University, Lithuania, 1947. Candidate engineering, Power Engineering U-Ty, Moscow, 1953. Doctor of Science, Power Engineering Institute, Moscow, 1963.

Doctorate (honorary), Technology University, Vilnius, Lithuania, 1993.

Career

Assistant professor Kaunas University, 1947-1951, Technology Institute, Kaunas, 1951-1953. Head of laboratory, director Institute Energy Lithuanian Academy of Sciences, 1953-1966. Vice president Lithuanian Academy, Vilnius, 1966-1992, chairman division technical science, since 1992.

Academician Academy of Sciences, Lithuania, 1962.

Achievements

  • Achievements include 13 patents and notable findings.

Membership

Fellow Institution Mechanical Engineers (honorary). Member International Center for Heat and Mass Transfer (award 1986), New York Academy of Sciences.

Connections

Married Jone Maciulyte, July 6, 1949. Children: Vida, Ale.

father:
Alfonsas Zukauskas

mother:
Ale Zukauskas

spouse:
Jone Maciulyte

child:
Vida Zukauskas

child:
Ale Zukauskas