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mechanics educator , researcher

Vitauts Tamuzs, Latvian mechanics educator, researcher. Recipient Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics State Science prize, 1985. Fellow Academia Europaea, Academy of Sciences Latvia, European Academy of Sciences.

Background

Tamuzs, Vitauts was born on December 2, 1935 in Riga, Latvia. Son of Peters and Emma (Helmane) Tamuzs.

Education

Diploma higher education, Moscow University, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy, Moscow University, 1963. Doctor of Science, Academy of Sciences, Latvia, 1973.

Doctor Habilitation Engineering, Riga Technology University, 1992.

Career

Head of laboratory Institute Polymer Mechanics, Riga, since 1964. Professor mechanics Latvian University, since 1975. President Latvian National Committee for Mechanics, since 1992.

Works

Membership

Fellow Academia Europaea, Academy of Sciences Latvia, European Academy of Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel.

Connections

Married Daina Tamuzs (divorced 1995). 3 children.

father:
Peters Tamuzs

mother:
Emma (Helmane) Tamuzs

spouse:
Daina Tamuzs