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Elmars Blums, Latvian physicist. Member Latvian Academy of Sciences, European Academy of Sciences and Arts, New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Blums, Elmars was born on February 5, 1936 in Liepaja, Latvia. Son of Janis and Evelina (Jankovska) Blums.

Education

Master of Science, Latvian University, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy, Latvian Academy of Sciences, 1967. Doctor of Science, Latvian Academy of Sciences, 1976.

Doctor habilitation physical, Latvian Academy of Sciences, 1992.

Career

Scientist Institute Physical Engineering Latvian Academy of Sciences, Riga, 1959-1967, senior scientist Institute Physics, 1968-1970, department head Institute Physics, since 1970. Member science council magnetism Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics Academy of Sciences, 1983-1989, international magnetic fluid committee, since 1986, Baltic Heat Transfer committee Stockholm, since 1991, Council Hydromag Association at UTAM, Grenoble, France, since 1995.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Heat and Mass Transfer in Magnetic Field, 1980, Heat and Mass Transfer in magnetohydrodynamic Flows, 1987, Magnetic Fluids, 1989, 97.

Membership

Member Latvian Academy of Sciences, European Academy of Sciences and Arts, New York Academy of Sciences.

Connections

Married Inara Upnere, November 2, 1968. Children: Martins, Kristaps.

father:
Janis Blums

mother:
Evelina (Jankovska) Blums

spouse:
Inara Upnere

child:
Martins Blums

child:
Kristaps Blums