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researcher , Hydrology educator

KEStutis Kilkus, Lithuanian hydrology educator, researcher. Superlative degree grantee Prime Minister Lithuania, 1997; Lithuanian State Science award, 2001. Adviser Lithuanian Environmental Protection Ministry, Vilnius, since 1993. Member Lithuanian Geograph. Society, American Geophysical Union, Nordic Hydrol. Association.

Background

Kilkus, KEStutis was born on August 1, 1947 in Vilnius, Lithuania, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics. Son of Jonas and Eleonora (Jukneviciuté) Kilkus.

Education

Master of Science in Geography, Vilnius University, Lithuania, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1969. Doctor habilitatus in limnology, Vilnius University, Lithuania, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1993. Doctor of Philosophy in Hydrology, Leningrad Hydrometeorol.

Institute, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1979.

Career

Researcher Institute Geography, Vilnius, Lithuania, 1974-1977. Lecturer Vilnius University, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1977-1985, senior lecturer, 1985-1986, head department hydrology, climatology Lithuania, since 1986, docent, 1990, professor, 1993, head Environmental Studies Center, 1993-1995, member board Environmental Studies Center, since 1995. Head department limnology Institute Geography, Vilnius, Lithuania, 1995-1996, senior researcher, 1996-1998.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The interesting limnology, 1985 (award ZNANIJA Society 1987), Lakes in Lithuania's protected areas, 1986, Hydrology of Lithuania's Lakes, 1989, Rivers and people, 1992, Hydrography of Lithuania, 1998, Thermal Structures of Dimictic Lakes, 2000, Professor Steponas Kolupailo, 2002. Member editorial board Geography, since 1986, Annuals of Geography, since 1995, Environmental Research, Engineering and Management, since 1995, Limnological Research, since 2000, Limnological Review, since 2002.

Membership

Adviser Lithuanian Environmental Protection Ministry, Vilnius, since 1993. Member Lithuanian Geograph. Society, American Geophysical Union, Nordic Hydrol.

Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Mountain climbing, gardening, carving, fishing.

Connections

Married Vida Ona Spudyté, May 17, 1969. Children: Aisté, Aivaras.

father:
Jonas Kilkus

mother:
Eleonora (Jukneviciuté) Kilkus

spouse:
Vida Ona Spudyté

child:
Aisté Kilkus

child:
Aivaras Kilkus