Scientific Board

Scientific Board

Chairman
Levan Japaridze
Head of Center, Head of Laboratory, Chief Researcher
SCIENTIFIC DEGREE (RANK):

Doctor of Technical Sciences

SCIENTIFIC INTERESTS:
  • Problems of strength, deformation and disruption of a solid under the impact of static, rheological and dynamic impacts;

  • Theory and calculation of mining, transport, hydrotechnical and other buildings and structures;

  • Physical and technological problems of mining of hard mineral resources

Vice Chairman
Members
Giorgi Baliashvili
Chief Researcher
SCIENTIFIC DEGREE (RANK):

PhD

SCIENTIFIC INTERESTS:
  • Study of the properties of rocks and building materials (concrete), quality control and warrant
Nika Bochorishvili
Head of Laboratory, Chief Researcher
SCIENTIFIC DEGREE (RANK):

PhD

Edgar Mataradze
Head of Laboratory, Chief Researcher
SCIENTIFIC DEGREE (RANK):

PhD

SCIENTIFIC INTERESTS:
  • Explosion effect and physical security;
  • Dynamic loading on structures;
  • Systems for Protecting tunnels from effect of accidental and terrorist explosions;
  • Improvement of methods for underground mining
Nino Shekriladze
Chief Researcher
SCIENTIFIC DEGREE (RANK):

PhD

Elguja Chagelishvili
Head of Laboratory, Chief Researcher
SCIENTIFIC DEGREE (RANK):

Doctor of Phys.-Math. Sciences

SCIENTIFIC INTERESTS:
  • Hot shock wave treatment of materials: compracting, strengthening, synthesis, consolidation
Giorgi Javakhishvili
Head of Center, Chief Researcher
SCIENTIFIC DEGREE (RANK):

PhD

SCIENTIFIC INTERESTS:
  • Ropeway transport;
  • Computer design and analysis of sparse cable-rod structures;
  • Automation and remote control;
  • Alternative energy sources, energy efficiency and possibilities of use
Leon Makharadze
Consultant
SCIENTIFIC DEGREE (RANK):

1968 –  Candidate of Technical Sciences
1985 –  Doctor of Technical Sciences

SCIENTIFIC INTERESTS:
  • Mining Electromechanics;
  • Aerohydromechanics;
  • Aerohydrodynamics;
  • Natural energy resources;
  • Main oil- and gas pipelines, their technical diagnostics and reliability;
  • Main and technological pipeline hydrotransport
Secretary
Asmat Shekiladze
Head of Laboratory, Chief Researcher
SCIENTIFIC DEGREE (RANK):

Acad. Doctor