Head of the Department of Material Resistance and Applied Mechanics of Vinnytsia National Technical University, Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor Vitalii Ohorodnikov was awarded with the title “Honored Worker of Science and Technology”
Professor Vitalii Ohorodnikov was awarded for his significant personal contribution into a state building, socio-economic, scientific and technical, cultural and educational development of Ukraine, the consolidation of Ukrainian society and his conscientious work.
This is stated on the official website of the President of Ukraine.
Professor Ohorodnikov has developed a unique method for determining the vehicle speed in a moment of impact when collisioning with an obstacle by means of residual damages. This method has widespread implementation in the case of judicial auto technical expertise. Actually, Professor Ohorodnikov himself is a judicial expert and may carry out judicial autotechnical examinations.
Chinese entrepreneurs have been interested in Professor Ohorodnikov’s invention and they have signed a cooperation agreement with VNTU. Chinese colleagues invited Professor Ohorodnikov to visit China where the Ukrainian scientist introduced his scientific developments to local professionals and lectured the Chinese students.
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Professor Ohorodnikov created scientific school on problems of metal deformation while processing by pressure. He published more than 300 scientific papers, trained 17 Candidates of Sciences and two Doctors of Sciences. He is a member of the Expert Council of VAK (Higher Attestation Commission) of Ukraine.