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Electronics educator

Rymantas Jonas Kazys, Lithuanian electronics educator. Recipient Lithuanian State Prize, 1975, prize Ministry Council of Lithuania, 1988, prize Academy of Sciences of Lithuania, 1994, Lithuanian Science prize, 2000. Member Academy of Sciences Lithuania, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Acoustical Society of America.

Background

Kazys, Rymantas Jonas was born on February 3, 1943 in Skuodas, Lithuania. Son of Juozas and Barbora (Straksyte) Kazys.

Education

Degree in engineering, Kaunas (Lithuania) Polytechnic Institute, 1965; Doctor of Philosophy, Kaunas (Lithuania) Polytechnic Institute, 1970; Doctor of Science, Kaunas (Lithuania) Polytechnic Institute, 1981; professor, Kaunas (Lithuania) Polytechnic Institute, 1982.

Career

Researcher, associate professor, Kaunas Polytechnic Institute, 1965-1981; chief department, Kaunas Polytechnic Institute, 1982-1991; science director laboratory, Kaunas Polytechnic Institute, 1991-1993, 95-96; director ultrasound research center, Kaunas Polytechnic Institute, since 1996; visiting researcher, U. Tokyo, 1977-1978; professor, National Institute Applied Sciences, Lyon, France, 1991; senior scientist, Lorentzen & Wettre AB, Kista, Sweden, 1993-1995; visiting professor, Uppsala U., Sweden, 1994-1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Piezoelectric Transducers for Measuring Devices, 1975, Ultrasonic Information Measuring Systems, 1986, Imaging and Automation of Non-Destructive Testing, 1993, Measurements of Non-Electric Quantities, 1997. Contributor over 120 articles to professional journals. Over 90 patents in field.

Membership

Member Academy of Sciences Lithuania, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Acoustical Society of America.

Connections

Married Saule Marija Cepaityte, December 26, 1964. 1 child, Elena.

father:
Juozas Kazys

mother:
Barbora (Straksyte) Kazys

spouse:
Saule Marija Cepaityte

child:
Elena Kazys