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researcher , Engineering educator

Andris Kreslins, Latvian engineering educator, researcher. Recipient Science and Technology Worker Merit award, Latvian Government, 1987, award, Educational Foundation Latvia, 2002, Merit award, International Academy Ecology and Life Protection Science, 2008.

Background

Kreslins, Andris was born on March 25, 1938 in Riga, Latvia. Son of Janis Kreslins and Erna Kreslina.

Education

Degree Engineering, Riga Technology University, 1962. Doctor of Science Engineering, Institute Sanitary Engineering, Moscow, 1967. Doctor, Institute Civil Engineering, Moscow, 1983.

Career

Consultant engineer Latgiproprom Company, Riga, 1958—1967. Professor Riga Technology University, since 1967, director Institute Heat, Gas, and Water Technology, since 1993, head department Heat and Gas Technology, 1976—1998. Visiting researcher Helsinki Technology University, 1970—1971, Polytech.

S.Bank, London, 1973. Visiting professor Dresden Technology University, 1984, Wroclaw Polytech. Institute, Poland, 1988.

Board directors Thermoaudit Ltd., Riga, 1997—2008.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Automatic Control of Air Conditioning Systems, 1972, Air Conditioning in Industrial and Public Buildings, 1975, Heating and Ventilation of Buildings, 1995, Building Thermal Physics for Consulting Engineers, 2007. Contributor articles to numerous professional journals.

Membership

Minister energy Cabinet of Ministers, Latvia, 1993—1994. Member of World Energy Council, International Academy Ecology and Life Protection Science, International Academy Refrigeration, Association Heat, Gas, and Water Technology Engineers (president 1991-1999), Latvian Academy of Sciences (correspondent), Lions (president Riga club 1995-1999), Selonija (vice president 1991-1993).

Connections

Married Alise Jakuseva Kreslina (divorced). Children: Tata, Rita. Married Olga Vipe Kreslina, March 18, 1978.

Children: Linda, Valdis.

father:
Janis Kreslins

mother:
Erna Kreslina

spouse:
Alise Jakuseva Kreslina

spouse:
Olga Vipe Kreslina

child:
Tata Kreslins

child:
Rita Kreslins

child:
Linda Kreslins

child:
Valdis Kreslins