Viktor Vasilyevich Ushakov, Doctor of Technical Science, Professor, Vice Rector for Research and Head of the Road Construction and Operation Department at MADI.
Dr. Ushakov is a well-known educator and scholar in the field of road construction and operation, who has made a significant contribution to enhancing the transport and operational condition of roads, improving the construction and repair technology of highway and airfield cement concrete pavements, and designing of pavement. Under the editorship of Dr. Ushakov “The Handbook of Road Terms” and a standard textbook for universities “Automobile Road Construction” were published. With his direct participation some modern pavement designs and innovative construction technologies were introduced.
Dr. Ushakov is the Deputy Chairman of the Research and Technology Board of the State Company “Russian Highways”. He is the chairman of the Doctoral Committee D212.126.02 of the State Commission for Academic Degrees and Titles with the Russian Ministry of Science and Higher Education.
Dr. Ushakov is a member of the Research and Technology Board of the “Automobile Roads” magazine, a member of the editorial board of the journal “Science and Technology in the Road Sector”
For his successful work in the field of research and education he was awarded the honorary title “Honored Figure in Higher Education of the Russian Federation”, the signs “Honorary Road Builder of the Russian Federation” and “Honorary Transport Builder”, the medal “For the Construction of the Amur Highway”.
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