Valentina Gatalskaya, Belarusian physicist, researcher. Achievements include patents for method of determining superconducting phases in Tl-based ceramics; patents for method of manufacturing superconducting ceramics; patents for method of producing superconducting ceramic coating on flexible metallic tapes.
Gatalskaya, Valentina was born on November 26, 1939 in Minsk, Belarus. Daughter of Ivan Zhukov and Galina Kuharuk.
Specialist's Degree in Physics, Belarusian State University, Minsk, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, Belarusian Academy of Sciences, Minsk, 1978.
Head research group Belarusian Academy of Sciences, 1965—1988, senior staff scientist, since 1988.
Contributor more than 240 articles to professional publications.
Literature, travel, painting.
Married Valentine Lukashev (divorced September 1970). 1 child Oleg Lukashev. Married Gennadiy Gatalskiy, March 15, 1977.
The International Association for the Promotion...The International Association for the Promotion of Co-operation with Scientists from the New Independent States of the Former Soviet Union grantee, European Union, 1994-1996, 1999—2000, Indo Soviet Friendship grantee, United States Government, 1997-1998, Linkage grantee, North Atlantic Treaty Organization, 2003-2006.