Elmars BLUMS

BLUMSE2.JPG (9270 bytes) Professor Elmars BLUMS

Head of Laboratory
Institute of Physics, University of Latvia
Miera iela 32
Salaspils, LV-2169

Phone: +371 6794 4664
Fax: +371 6790 1214
E-mail: eblums@sal.lv

Born:  February 5, 1936, Liepaja, Latvija


Main Research Activities

Basic and applied problems of heat and mass transfer in multi-component media, magnetohydrodynamics, mass transfer in electrochemistry, physical properties of magnetic fluids, transport properties and thermomagnetic and diffusion-driven convection in ferrofluids, high gradient magnetic separation of particles in colloids and in biologic suspensions, magnetic fluid technology, engineering problems of magnetic fluids. Author of more than 190 scientific works including 5 monographs, 1 handbook, 2 popular books, 3 edited books, 5 USSR author certificates.

Languages: Latvian, English, Russian, German



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Avocations: choral singing, classical music

Last update 12.02.2008