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researcher , Chemical engineer

Pranas Viskelis, Lithuanian chemical engineer, researcher. Achievements include invention of silver solution produce facility. Grantee, Lithuanian State Science and Studies Foundation, 2002-2005. Member of Lithuanian Food Science and Technology Association, Lithuanian Society Plant Physiologist, Lithuanian Science Society (honorary).

Background

Viskelis, Pranas was born on December 21, 1950 in Saldutiskis, Utena, Lithuania. Son of Jonas Viskelis and Ona Viskeliene.

Education

Degree in chemical engineering, Kaunas Polytechnic Institute, 1973. Doctor, Kaunas Polytechnic Institute, Lithuania, 1978.

Career

Scientist Lithuanian Food Institute, Kaunas, 1972—1982. Head department Institute Biological Research of Chemical Compounds, Moscow-Kaunas, 1982—1989. Head laboratory Lithuanian Institute Horticulture, Babtai, since 1989.

Lecturer Kaunas University of Technology, since 2002. Head training courses State Food and Veterinary Service, Vilnius, since 2002. Member advisory board ES FP6 project, Vilnius, Lithuania, since 2004.

Achievements

  • Achievements include invention of silver solution produce facility.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: 216 science articles. Member editorial board: Journal Food Chemistry and Technology, since 1998.

Membership

Member of Lithuanian Food Science and Technology Association, Lithuanian Society Plant Physiologist, Lithuanian Science Society (honorary).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, computers.

Connections

Married Ramune Vileniskyte, June 4, 1947. 1 child Jonas.

father:
Jonas Viskelis

mother:
Ona Viskeliene

spouse:
Ramune Vileniskyte

child:
Jonas Viskelis