Research

Fundamental and applied research in the fields:

  • Plant and Animal Bio-potential, Agrobiotechnologies;
  • Food Safety and Security; Bio-based Raw Materials for Industry;
  • Sustainable Forestry and Timber Harvesting Systems;
  • Biomass Engineering and Renewable Energy Resources;
  • Green Tribology and Nanotechnologies;
  • Innovative Agricultural and Transport Technologies;
  • Agricultural Waste Management;
  • Sustainable Land, Forest and Water Technologies; Sustainable Resource   Management;
  • Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development;
  • Creating Environment for Wellbeing and a Healthy Lifestyle.

 Research laboratories:

Laboratory of BIOGAS

Head of laboratory: Prof. Dr. Kęstutis Navickas
Phone: +370 37 752219
E-mail: kestutis.navickas@asu.lt
Fields of activity: Estimation of biomass resources for biogas; Optimisation of biogas production processes; Feasibility study of biogas projects; Monitoring of biogas plants.

Laboratory of BIOMASS TREATMENT, LOGISTICS AND SOLID FUEL PROCESSES

Head of laboratory: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Egidijus Zvicevičius
Phone: +370 37 752330
E-mail: egidijus.zvicevicius@asu.lt
Fields of activity: Analysis of Biomass resources; Examination of properties of solid biofuels and combustion processes; Investigation of technologies of production of solid biofuels, storage and logistics; Modeling and optimisation of heating – ventilation systems; Project assessment.

Laboratory of HEAT-ENERGY PROCESSES AND EMISSIONS

Head of laboratory: Prof. Dr. Rolandas Bleizgys
Phone: +370 37 752240
E-mail: rolandas.bleizgys@asu.lt
Fields of activity: Optimisation of technological processes in barns and buildings for storage and processing of agricultural products; Evaluation of environmental impact; Reduction of gas emissions in animal husbandry.

 Laboratory of Technology Safety

Head of laboratory: Assoc. prof. dr. Ričardas Butkus
Phone: +370 37 752244
E-mail: ricardas.butkus@asu.lt
Fields of activity: Occupational risk assessment and consultations on its management, design of new working places, consultations on new machinery risk assessment and CE marking, measurement and consultations on assessment and control factors in the work environment and machinery.

Laboratory of Progressive Crop Engineering

Head of laboratory: Prof. dr. Dainius Steponavičius
Phone: +370 37 788160
E-mail: dainius.steponavicius@asu.lt
Fields of activity: Improvement of tillage, sowing, planting, plant care and harvesting technologies and machinery for agricultural and energy plants; Analysis of systems for precision agriculture.

Laboratory of MACHINERY, TECHNOLOGICAL SYSTEMS AND PROCESSES AUTOMATIC CONTROL

Head of laboratory: Assoc. prof. dr. Kęstutis Venslauskas
Phone: +370 37 752219
E-mail: kestutis.venslauskas@asu.lt
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
E-mail: balttrib@asu.lt, juozas.padgurskas@asu.lt
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: http://int.asu.lt/Tribolog/Tribology-lab.pdf

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  • Studentų g. 15, LT – 53362 Akademija, Kauno r.
  • Tel. (8 37) 75 23 24
  • El. paštas: if@asu.lt

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