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chemist

Eugenijus Norkus, Lithuanian chemist. Recipient J. Matulis award in chemistry Lithuanian Academy of Sciences, 1997.

Background

Norkus, Eugenijus was born on January 21, 1955 in Vilnius, Lithuania. Son of Povilas and Danute (Kairyte) Norkus.

Education

Master of Science, University Vilnius, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, Institute of Chemistry, 1988.

Career

Research scientist, Institute of Chemistry, Vilnius, 1978-1992; senior research scientist, Institute of Chemistry, Vilnius, 1992-1996; head of department of catalysis, Institute of Chemistry, Vilnius, since 1996; assistant professor, Institute of Chemistry, Vilnius, 1992-1995; associate professor, Institute of Chemistry, Vilnius, since 1995. Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Coin collecting/numismatics, underwater sports, swimming, fishing.

Connections

Married Ruta Rasikaitè, November 19, 1977. Children: Ausra, Saule.

father:
Povilas Norkus

mother:
Danute (Kairyte) Norkus

spouse:
Ruta Rasikaitè

child:
Ausra Norkus

child:
Saule Norkus