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Guntars Vaivars, Latvian research scientist. Certified dr.chem Latvian Academy of Sciences, 1991. Recipient Soros Foundation award, 1991, Sports award, University Western Cape, 2003, Best Poster Paper Membranes, 2006.

Background

Vaivars, Guntars was born on May 25, 1960 in Riga, Latvia. Son of Olga Ivanova and Janis Petrovskis.

Education

Diploma in chemistry, University Latvia, Riga, 1983.

Career

Senior research officer University Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa, since 2003, line manager direct methanol fuel cell project, 2004—2005, senior lecturer, 2006—2008. Principal researcher Institute Solid State Physics, Riga, 2008. Research manager SA Institute Advanced Material Chemistry, since 2006.

Senior lieutenant motorized, 1982, Kaliningrad.

Achievements

  • Certified dr.chem Latvian Academy of Sciences, 1991.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hiking, singing, dance.

Connections

Married Baiba Vaivare, August 24, 1985. Children: Janis, Klavs.

father:
Olga Ivanova

mother:
Janis Petrovskis

spouse:
Baiba Vaivare

child:
Janis Vaivars

child:
Klavs Vaivars