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Japaridze Levan


Head of the Scientific Council
G. Tsulukidze Mining Institute


Sphere of Scientific Interests: Rock mechanics; Mechanics of underground structures
– Calculation of Underground structures on the static and dynamic impact of the gravitational, technological, seismic and other factors
– Scientific-Technological problems of the fiscal and mechanical properties of the natural and composite materials
– Analytical and numerical methods for the calculation of the mining, hydro technical, transport and special underground structures.
– Scientific-Technological problems of the effective mining of the mineral deposits
– Development and usage of the geotechnical methods of the slopes stability ensuring against of gravitational and seismic impacts

Publications: 130 publications, among them 5 monographs, 1 textbook, 5 inventions

Education - Scientific Degree

  1. 2018


    Georgian National Academy of Sciences
  2. 1998

    Corresponding Member

    Georgian Academy of Sciences
  3. 1983


  4. 1978

    Doctor of Technical Sciences

  5. 1968

    Candidate of Technical Sciences

  6. 1965-1968

    Postgraduate study

    Leningrad Institute of Mining Geomechanics (VNIMI)
  7. 1955-1960


    Georgian Polytechnic Institute

Professional Experience

  1. 2009 - present
    Chairmen of Scientific Council
    G. Tsulukidze Mining Institute
  2. 2004 - present
    Head of Department
    G. Tsulukidze Mining Institute
  3. 1993-2004
    Department of Science and Technology of Georgia
  4. 1984-2004
    G. Tsulukidze Mining Institute
  5. 1970-1993
    Docent, Professor
    Georgian Polytechnic Institute
  6. 1968-1984
    Research officer, Head of laboratory
    G. Tsulukidze Mining Institute
  7. 1962-1965
    Georgian Institute of Designing of Mines

Awards & Prizes

  • 2016
    The honorary diploma of the Georgian National Academy of Sciences for scientific achievements
  • 1998
    The Medal of Honor