History of Engineering Sciences and Institutions of Higher Education

The annual scientific journal «History of Engineering Sciences and Institutions of Higher Education» of RTU Research Centre for Engineering History has been published since 2017. The scientific journal publishes research on the history of engineering sciences and universities, significant personalities and their contribution to the history of engineering sciences in Latvia and the world.

Research fields of the scientific journal: technical universities; polytechnicians; inventors; engineers; inventions; engineering sciences; humanities at technical universities; synergy of education; manufacture and design; innovations; history of Riga Polytechnicum; Riga Polytechnic Institute and Riga Technical University.

The chronology of the study year of RTU and the In memoriam chapter are added at the end of the each annual scientific journal issue.

Since 2018, journal is available in Latvian and English.

The editorial board of the scientific journal would like to thank you very much for your cooperation: Madona Local History and Art Museum, Tukums Museum, Museum of the History of Riga and Navigation, The Latvian Museum of Architecture, Latvian National Archives, RTU Scientific Library, Institute of Russian Cultural Heritage of Latvia, Estonian Museum of Architecture, University of Latvia,   Centre of Letonics of Vytautas Magnus University (Kaunas, Lithuania), National Academy of Agrarian Sciences of Ukraine.

The papers published in History of Engineering Sciences and Institutions of Higher Education are indexed/abstracted by:

EBSCO (Central & Eastern European Academic Source)

Google Scholar

ERIH PLUS


History of Engineering Sciences and Institutions of Higher Education

Editorial Board

Editor-in-Chief:
Airisa Šteinberga, Dr. psych., Riga Technical University, Latvia
Editorial Board:
Ilze Gudro, Dr. sc. ing., Riga Technical University, Latvia
Martyn Housden, Ph. D. (history), University of Bradford, England
Edgars Kirilovs, Dr. sc. ing., Riga Technical University, Latvia
Jānis Krastiņš, Dr. habil. arch., Riga Technical University, Latvia
Aīda Krūze, Dr. paed., University of Latvia, Latvia
Jānis Lielmežs, Dr. phil. (chemistry), University of British Columbia, Canada
Peeter Müürsepp, Dr. phil., Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia
Birute Railiene, Ph. D. (social sciences), Wroblewski Library of the Lithuanian Academy of Sciences, Lithuania
Leonīds Ribickis, Dr. habil. sc. ing., Riga Technical University, Latvia
Kaspars Vārtukapteinis, Dr. sc. ing., Latvia University of Agriculture, Latvia
Eckhard Spring, Dipl. ing., Mittelhessen University of Applied Sciences, Germany
Virgilijus Valeika, Ph. D. (technical sciences), Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania
Victor Vergunov, Dr. agr., National Academy of Agrarian Sciences of Ukraine, Ukraine

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Vol 6 (2022): History of Engineering Sciences and Institutions of Higher Education

Table of Contents

Foreword
Airisa Šteinberga
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5-10

Articles

Māris Baltiņš
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11-34
Karin Hallas-Murula
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35-55
Indulis Zvirgzdiņš
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56-72
Svetlana Kovaļčuka
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73-92
Ērika Lanka, Arno Līcis
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93-116
Ilze Gūtmane, Silvija Kukle, Jānis Kalniņš, Inga Zotova, Artūrs Ķīsis
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117-141
Sanita Reinsone, Marina Platonova, Tatjana Smirnova, Zane Seņko
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142-154
Chronology of Key Events of Riga Technical University in Study Year 2021/2022
Ilze Gudro, Rūta Lapsa
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158-188