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researcher , Mechanical engineer

Yuri Tarnopolskii, Ukrainian mechanical engineer, researcher. Recipient Latvian State prize, 1965, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics State prize, 1985, Canders prize Latvian Academy of Science, 1998; named Honoured Science Worker of Latvia, 1990. Member Latvian Academy of Sciences, Inernat. Committee for Composite Materials, National Committee on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics.

Background

Tarnopolskii, Yuri was born on December 16, 1929 in Sevastopol, The Crimea, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics. Son of Matvej and Anna Tarnopolskii.

Education

Graduate, Latvian State University, Riga, 1952. CadnTechScis, Latvian State University, Riga, 1957. HabilDrTechScis, Moscow Inst Problems of mechanics, 1968.

Career

Science worker Latvian Academy of Sciences, from 1954. Head of laboratory Institute Polymer Mechanics, Riga, from 1963. Professor mechanics Riga Technology University, from 1969.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Static Test Methods for Composites, 1985, Spatially Reinforced Composites, 1993. Co-editor: Handbook of Composites, Volume 2. Structures and Design, 1989, Composite Engineering Handbook, 1997, Lubin's Handbook of Composites II, 1998.

Membership

Member Latvian Academy of Sciences, Inernat. Committee for Composite Materials, National Committee on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics.

Connections

Married Rita Kalnberzina. Children: Alla, Yelena.

father:
Matvej Tarnopolskii

mother:
Anna Tarnopolskii

spouse:
Rita Kalnberzina

child:
Alla Tarnopolskii

child:
Yelena Tarnopolskii