Viktor N. ProtasovViktor N. Protasov was born on September 8, 1935, in Moscow.
In 1959, he finished Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas with a specialization in “Machinery and Equipment of Oil and Gas Fields”, in 1966 – the postgraduate course at the same university.
He holds position in Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas – Professor of the Department of Machinery and Equipment for Oil and Gas Industry from 1990.
Professional activity: Engineer, Senior Engineer of Giproneftmash (1959-1963); at Gubkin State Oil and Gas University: Assistant (1966–1970), Associate Professor of the Department of Technology of Gas and Oil and Petrochemical Machine Building and Tool Engineering (1970–1990), Head of the Laboratory of Designing of Polymer Coating for Oil and Gas Equipment and Facilities.
The Candidate's Dissertation “Restoration of Oil and Gas Equipment Using Adhesion Bonds”, Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas (1967); the Doctoral Dissertation “Fundamentals of Designing of Well Equipment with Polymer Coating for Mechanized Oil Extraction”, Gubkin State Academy of Oil and Gas (1989).
A member of three Dissertation Committees under Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas (from 2000).
He is the author of 35 inventor's certificates and invention patents, 220 scientific papers.
He lectures on the following disciplines: Operation and repair of equipment for oil and gas extraction, Physico-chemical mechanics of materials.
He prepared 17 Candidates of Science and was a Scientific Consultant of the Doctoral Dissertation.
He is awarded with medals “In Memory of the 850th Anniversary of Moscow” (1997), “Labor Veteran” (1991), two silver medals of VDNKh (1983, 1988), the Gubkin Medal (1998).
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