Virtual Global Faculty Week 2021

Important | 2021-03-22

For the second time, Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) is organizing the international teaching week “Virtual Global Faculty Week 2021”. The event aims to enrich the content of study programs with an international component and strengthen cooperation with partners around the world.

March 22-26 over 60 lecturers from 25 countries of the world will give lectures to the students of the University of all faculties and share their knowledge and experience. KTU Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Design from March 22. until March 25. lectures will be given by lecturers from various countries of the world: Spain, Serbia, Brazil, Oman, Romania and Estonia.

March 22 nd., Monday

13.30 – 15.00  | Design of manipulators for medical application
Assoc. prof. Mikel Diez (University of the Basque Country, Spain)
Coordinating person: Rūta Rimašauskienė

Mardch 23 rd., Tuesday

13.30 – 15.00  | Self-driving car as a cyber physical system
prof. Livija Cveticanin (University of Novi Sad, Serbia)
Coordinating person: Regita Bendikienė
Meeting ID: 977 4887 2639
Passcode: 450102

17.30 – 19.00 | Toward the Foundry 4.0: The direction of manufacturing industry Lazar Kovačević
Coordinating person: Marius Rimašauskas

March 24 th., Wednesday

9:00-10.30 | Applied Thermodynamics and Hydromechanics
Dr. Ftwi Yohaness Hagos (Sultan Qaboos University, Oman)
Coordinating person assoc. Prof. Rolandas Jonynas

12:30 – 14:00  | Applying English as Medium of Instruction to a Mechanics of Materials Course: a particular case at Universitat Politècnica de Valènci
Ernesto Juliá Sanchis (Universitat Politècnica de València, Department: D. Mecánica de los Medios Continuos y Te, E.P.S. de Alcoy, Doctor)
Meeting ID: 935 1432 0768
Coordinating persong: dr. Kęstutis Pilkauskas

17.30 – 19.00 | Iron-based Composite Hardfacings with the In-situ Synthesized Carbide Reinforcement
assoc. prof. Andrei Surženkov (Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia)
Coordinating person: Kęstutis Vaitasius, Antanas Čiuplys

17.30 – 19.00 | Machine learning process for decision-making in animal production
prof. Irenilza Nääs (Paulista University, Brasil)
Coordinating person: prof. Valdas Eidukynas

March 25 th., Thursday

12:30 – 14:00  | Advanced engineering tools and personalized medicine: from modeling to simulation
Alin Totorean  (Politehnica University Timisoara, Romania)
Coordinating person: Kęstutis Pilkauskas
Meeting ID: 979 8495 5629

17.30 – 19.00 | Measures for Passenger-Transport Performance Evaluation in Urban Areas
prof. Joao Gilberto Mendes Dos Reis (Paulista University, Brasil)
Coordinating person: Regita Bendikienė
Meeting ID: 935 6414 1858
Passcode: 463318