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Civil engineer

Rolands Uldis Rikard, Latvian civil engineer. Member Latvian Academy of Sciences.

Background

Rikard, Rolands Uldis was born on December 15, 1942 in Riga, Latvia. Son of Bruno and Elinora (Lavrovska) Rikard.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Latvian Academy of Sciences, 1970. Doctor of Science, Institute Mechanical Engineering, 1983.

Career

Research scientist Latvian Academy of Sciences, Riga, 1967-1981. From associate professor to professor Riga Polytechnic Institute, 1981-1990. Member parliament Republic of Latvia, Riga, 1990-1993.

Professor Riga Technology University, since 1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Finite Element Method in Theory of Plates and Shells, 1988. Co-author: Stability of Composite Shells, 1974, Optimization of Composite Structures, 1988, Introduction in Mechanics of Laminated and Sandwich Structures, 1996. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Latvian Academy of Sciences.

Connections

Married Baiba Ozola, December 11, 1987. Two children.

father:
Bruno Rikard

mother:
Elinora (Lavrovska) Rikard

spouse:
Baiba Ozola