Institute of power and transport machinery engineering

Studentų str. 15 – 207,
LT – LT-53362 Akademija,
Kaunas district
Phone: +370 37 752 285

Head of institute: Prof. dr. Stasys Slavinskas
Phone: +370 37 752285


Internal Combustion Engines; Transport and Power Machinery; Technology of Machinery Service; Mechatronic Systems; Maintenance and Diagnostics of Mechatronic Systems;  Mechatronic Systems of  Mobile Machines; Vehicles ; Diagnostics of Vehicles; Heat Engines; Transport and Power Machinery; Energetics of Biofuels; Conversion Engineering – Engineering of Biofuels, Biooils and Biolubricants; Internal Combustion Engines; Theory Exploitation Properties of Machine; Theory of the Fuel Supply and Control of the Internal Combustion Engines ; Theory of the Internal Combustion Engines; Technical Diagnostics of Machinery; Control of Mechatronic Systems; Traction Dynamics and Testing of Tractors and Automobiles ; Hydraulic Gear of Agricultural Machinery; Engineering of Biofuels and Biolubricants; Conversion Engineering – Engineering of Biofuels, Biooils and Biolubricants; Internal Combustion Engines, Triboengineering; Conversion Engineering – Engineering of Biomaterials; Materials Processing Methods and Technologies; Material Science; Material Technologies; Machine Manufacturing and Repair Technologies; Manufacturing Using Programmable Technological Equipment; Machinery Reliability; Bio-Lubricants and Tribology; Technological Plant and Equipment; Materials Researsh and Electrotechnical Materials, Reliability of Mechanical and Energy Systems Structural Materials Engineering; Technologies of All-in-one Joints; Tribology; Fluid Mechanics; Mechatronic.

Research fields:

  • The research of using of alternative fuel, biofuel and oil in power and transport machines.
  • The research of dynamic process and economical parameters of power and transport machines
  • The research of mechatronics systems.
  • Mathematical modeling and efficiency improvement of mobile machines hydrostatic systems.
  • Structuring and investigation of nanomaterials.
  • The agricultural machines and their influence on the environment.
  • Tribological processes in mechanical and mechatronic systems.
  • The reliability research of agricultural machinery.



Head of laboratory: Assoc. prof. dr. Kęstutis Venslauskas
Phone: +370 37 752219
Fields of activity: Automation of energetic objects; standalone measurements of energetic and physic parameters and data acquisition; energy saving of industrial processes; diagnostics of industrial hydraulic systems; research of hybrid powertrain and renewable energy systems.


Laboratory of TRIBOLOGY

Head of laboratory: Prof. dr. Juozas Padgurskas
Phone: +370 37 752263, 752398
Fields of activity: Research of tribological processes in mechanical and mechatronic systems (analysis of friction, wear, lubrication factors and its interaction in friction pairs). Two scientific work groups can be marked in laboratory: 1) oils and greases, 2) wear resistant surfaces and coatings. More information:

Žemės ūkio inžinerijos fakultetas

  • Studentų g. 15, LT – 53362 Akademija, Kauno r.
  • Tel. (8 37) 75 23 24
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