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educator , Engineer , laboratory administrator , research scientist

Peteris Shipkovs, Latvian research scientist, engineer, educator, laboratory administrator. Member Latvian Academy of Sciences.

Background

Shipkovs, Peteris was born on June 16, 1944 in Gulbene, Latvia. Son of Janis and Marija Shipkovs.

Education

Master of Science, Riga Technology University, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, Georgian Institute Energy, Tbilisi, 1986. Doctor of Science in Engineering, Latvian Academy of Sciences, Riga, 1992.

Habilitation, Latvian Academy of Sciences, Riga, 1993. Professor, Latvian Academy of Sciences, 1994. Certified, University Manchester, England, 1993.

Certified, Petroleum Policy and Management, Norway, 1996.

Career

Junior scientist Institute Physical Energetics Latvian Academy of Sciences, Riga, 1973-1982, head science group, 1982-1986, senior researcher, 1986-1987, professor, 1994, science secretary, 1987-1994, head energy resources laboratory, since 1997. Director Latvian Energy Agency, 1994-1997, Latvian Energy Efficiency Agency Ltd., Riga, since 1997, Energy R Ltd., Riga, since 1992. Consultant Latvian University, Riga, since 1985, Riga Technology University, since 1985, diploma design manager, since 1985.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Formation of Power Supply Systems for Northwestern Region of the Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1989. Contributor articles to professional journals including International Journal Energy, Environment, Economics, Latvian Journal Physics and Technology Sciences, Perspectives in Energy, among others.

Membership

Member Latvian Academy of Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sports, skiing, slalom.

Connections

Married Irena Shipkova, August 10, 1968. Children: Agris, Maris, Janis.

father:
Janis Shipkovs

mother:
Marija Shipkovs

spouse:
Irena Shipkova

child:
Agris Shipkovs

child:
Maris Shipkovs

child:
Janis Shipkovs