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Astrophysicist , application developer

Juris Freimanis, Latvian astrophysicist, application developer. Local organizer, member political committee, member council Latvian Popular Front, Riga, 1988—1991; Member of International Astronomical Union.

Background

Freimanis, Juris was born on September 26, 1954 in Valmiera, Latvia. Son of Alvils Freimanis and Regina Freimane.

Education

Degree in physics, University Latvia, Riga, 1978. D Physics, University Latvia, Riga, 1997. Postgraduate in astrophysics, University Leningrad, St. Petersburg, Russia, 1983.

Career

Physicist Radioastrophysical Observatory Latvian Academy of Sciences, Riga, 1978—1979, researcher, 1979—1980, physicist, 1983—1984, junior science collaborator, 1984—1991, research assistant, science secretary, 1995—1997. Programmer Kalnciems building materials' plant, Kalnciems, Latvia, 1991—1994. Chief accountant Kalnciems municipal housing enterprise, 1993—1995.

Research assistant Institute Astronomy, University Latvia, 1997—1998. Programmer Latvian State Geology Survey, 1996—2004, Latvian Environmental, Geological and Meteorological Agency, Riga, since 2005.

Membership

Local organizer, member political committee, member council Latvian Popular Front, Riga, 1988—1991. Member of International Astronomical Union.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming, skiing, travel.

Connections

Married Vija Mazpane, December 28, 1991 (divorced May 0, 1999). 1 child Darta Freimane.

father:
Alvils Freimanis

mother:
Regina Freimane

spouse:
Vija Mazpane

child:
Darta Freimane Freimanis