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Name Tsotne
Last Name Mirtskhoulava
Country Georgia
Citizenship Georgia
Organization Georgian Institute of Water Management
Position Leading Scientist at the Department of Natural Disasters
Birth date 25 July 1920
Death date 25 April 2010
Degree Doctor
Education 1960 Awarded Doctoral Degree of Technical Sciences, Institute of Water Management. Moscow, Russia. 1953 Awarded Degree of Candidate of Technical Sciences, Tbilisi State Technical University (TSTU), Tbilisi, Georgia. 1948 – 1952 Postgraduate Study at the Georgian Water Management Institute, Georgian Academy of Sciences, Tbilisi, Georgia. 1938 – 1942 Awarded Qualification of Hydraulic-Engineer, Faculty of Hydrology, Georgian State Technical University (GSTU), Tbilisi, Georgia.
Scientist publications number 456
Experience 2005-present Leading Scientist at the Department of Natural Disasters, Georgian Water Management Institute, Tbilisi, Georgia. 2002-2007 Coordinator of the International Grant (Grant #TA-MOU-CA-15-11) Project entitled “Soil Erosion control by narrows strips of Vetiveri Zizanoides and other sediment-trapping barriers”, financed by USA National Academy of Sciences. 1997-2004 Leading Expert at the Georgia Municipal Tbilisi city Water Supply Company. Tbilisi, Georgia. 1999-2007 Chief of the Commission on Water Management. Georgian Academy of Sciences, Tbilisi, Georgia. 1976-1990 Former USSR State Committee of Sciences. Chief of the Commission on Hydraulic Engineering, Moscow, Russia. 1972-1992 Former USSR Ministry of Water Economy. Chief of the commission. Coordinator, Chairman of the commission on the reliability of hydraulic structures and erosion processes, Moscow, Russia. 1968-2005 Director of the Georgian Water Management and Engineering Ecology Institute, Georgian Academy of Sciences, Tbilisi, Georgia. 1954-1968 Scientist and the Head of the Hydraulic Laboratory. Georgian Water Management Institute (WMI), Georgian Academy of Sceinces, Tbilisi, Georgia. 1951-2003 Elected Full Professor, Georgian Technical University (GTU), Tbilisi, Georgia. 1942-1954 Engineer, Chief Engineer. Georgian Oil Company, Tbilisi, Georgia.
Projects, which participated scientist 2002-2007 Coordinator of the International Grant (Grant #TA-MOU-CA-15-11) Project entitled “Soil Erosion control by narrows strips of Vetiveri Zizanoides and other sediment-trapping barriers”, financed by USA National Academy of Sciences. 2004 Coordinator of the Project on Rivers Crossing Sights in the corridor of Baku–Supsa Oil Pipeline, South Caucasus (Azerbaijan, Georgia). 2003 Coordinator of the Environmental Protection Project in the corridor of Baku–Supsa Oil Pipeline, South Caucasus (Azerbaijan, Georgia). 2001 Coordinator of Baku–Tbilisi–Ceyhan Oil Pipeline and Shah–Deniz (Baku–Tbilisi-Erzrum) Gas Pipeline Projects, Baku-Tbilisi, Azerbaijan, Georgia. 1999-2005 Director of the State Program on Soil Erosion Control of Territory Georgia.
Address 60 Ilia Chavchavadze Avenue, 0162 Tbilisi, Georgia.
Email tsotnem@rambler.ru
Alternative email gwmi@mail.ru
Phone 00995 32 227 007
Alternative Phone 00995 32 228 259
Fax 00995 32 227 300
Keywords The Black Sea Basin, Reliability, Risk Management, Bank Erosion Control
Commentary One of the creators in the former USSR of new trends in Environmental Sciences in the study of the reliability and safety of ecosystems, predicting their vulnerability, the risk of disturbance and ecological crises, scour processes, quantitative prediction of water erosion of soils; original standards by him, are widely used. Special note should be taken of his work of half a century in the creation of scientific schools, standing bodies, seminars on ecology, as well as scientific supervisor and coordinator of scientific-research work in the former USSR and after its break-up in Georgia on the reliability and safety of water systems and structures, as well as a UN expert of floods and flood control.
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