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physicist , researcher

Petras Serapinas, Lithuanian physicist, researcher. Achievements include reserach in atomic and plasma spectrometry; noise in plasma and chemical measurements; metrology in chemistry. Grantee Lithuanian Agency High Education Research and Development, 1992, International Science Foundation, 1993, Lithuanian Science Foundation, 1995, Association of Official Chemists, 1998, International Atomic Energy Agency, 1999.


Serapinas, Petras was born on June 29, 1940 in Siluté, Lithuania. Son of Dominykas and Elena (Paulauskaité) Serapinas.


Degree in Physics, Vilnius (Lithuania) University, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, P. Lebedev Physical Institute, Moscow, 1970. Habilitation, Institute Physics Astronomy, Vilnius, 1994.


Assistant Vilnius University, 1969-1970, 95—. Researcher Institute Physics Mathematics Vilnius, 1970-1976. Head department Institute Physics, 1976-1990.

Head laboratory plasma spectroscopy Institute Theoretical Physics Astronomy, since 1990. Professor Vilnius University, 1999. Head working group Metrology in Elemental Analysis, Vilnius, 1992-1993, Technology Committee Chemical Analysis, Vilnius, since 1993.

Member National Committee Laboratory Accreditation, Vilnius, 1996-1999, head, since 1999. Expert International Organization for Standardization/REMCO, 1999.


  • Achievements include reserach in atomic and plasma spectrometry. Noise in plasma and chemical measurements. Metrology in chemistry.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Plasma Sources for Chemical Analysis, 1999. Contributor articles to professional journals.


Deputy Vilnius City Council, 1990-1995. Member European Group Atomic Spectroscopy (board directors 1993-1999), Lithuanian Physical Society.


Married Nijolé Stasé Ivanauskaité, June 14, 1975. 1 child, Miglé Marija.

Dominykas Serapinas

Elena (Paulauskaité) Serapinas

Nijolé Stasé Ivanauskaité

Miglé Marija Serapinas