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physics researcher and lecturer

Andris Ozols, Latvian physics researcher and lecturer. Deputy chairman Latvian Social Democratic Party, 1994-1999. Member International Society for Optical Engineering, Optical Society of America, Latvian Academy of Sciences (correspondent).

Background

Ozols, Andris was born on December 6, 1944 in Riga, Latvia. Son of Olgerts and Nina (Zvirgzde) Ozols.

Education

Master of Science, University Gorky, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, Latvian Academy of Sciences, Salaspils, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1980. Dr Physical-Mathematics Science, Latvian Academy of Sciences, Salaspils, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1991.

Habilitation, University Latvia, Riga, 1992.

Career

Junior researcher Institute of Physics/Latvian Academy of Sciences, Salaspils, 1975-1984, senior researcher, 1984-1991. Assistant professor Technology University Riga, Latvia, 1991-1994. Visiting researcher University Joensuu, Finland, 1992-1993.

Leading researcher Institute Solid State Physics/U. Latvia, Riga, 1993-1994. Professor physics Riga Technology University, since 1994.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Deputy chairman Latvian Social Democratic Party, 1994-1999. Member International Society for Optical Engineering, Optical Society of America, Latvian Academy of Sciences (correspondent).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Jogging, downhill skiing, philosophy.

Connections

Married Vera Palazhenko, June 12, 1971. Children: Kaspars, Anna.

father:
Olgerts Ozols

mother:
Nina (Zvirgzde) Ozols

spouse:
Vera Palazhenko

child:
Kaspars Ozols

child:
Anna Ozols