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researcher , Engineering educator

Vitalijus Volkovas, Russian engineering educator, researcher. Achievements include patents in field. Recipient Vavilov's award, 1981, award, Government the Republic Lithuania, 1986, Lithuanian Science award, 2003.


Volkovas, Vitalijus was born on July 2, 1947 in Chabarovsk, Russia. Son of Vitalijus Volkovas and Maria Volkova.


Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering Mathematics Kaunas Polytechnic Institute, Lithuania, 1971. Postgraduate in Mechanical Systems, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, Switzerland, 1978. Postgraduate in Engineering, University Southampton, England, 1988.

Postgraduate in Engineering, University Southampton, England, 1996. Doctor of Theology in Technology Science, University of Technology St. Petersburg, Russia, 1991. Habilitation Doctor in Technology Science, Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania, 1993.


Junior researcher Kaunas Polytechnic Institute of Science Center Vibrodiagnostika, Kaunas, 1972—1975, senior researcher, 1975—1979, laboratory manager, 1972—1992. Professor engineering Kaunas University of Technology, since 1991, senior researcher, 1992—1994, laboratory manager, since 1994, director technological system diagnostics institute, since 2000, head thoret. mechanics department, faculty mechanics and mechatronics, since 2004. Visiting professor U Southampton, 1996.


  • Achievements include patents in field.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Editor: Journal Measurement. Member editorial board: Journal Diagnostika, Journal Mechanika, Vibroengineering.


Expert Lithuanian National Accreditation Bureau, Ministry Social Security and Labor, Lithuania, Ministry of Econony, Lithuania. Technical committee member Standardization Department, Lithuania. Master: Lithuanian Non-destructive Tests and Technology Diagnostics Association (associate).

Member: Lithuanian Society Scientists, IFTOMM (associate).


  • Other Interests

    Fishing, gardening.


Married Tatjana Selianinova, July 2, 1969. Children: Dmitrijus, Elena Volkova-Auguniene.

Vitalijus Volkovas

Maria Volkova

Tatjana Selianinova

Dmitrijus Volkovas

Elena Volkova-Auguniene Volkovas