Employees of the ETEM department

Mykhailo Babaiev

Head of department, Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor

Mykhailo Babaiev

Doctor of Technical Sciences since 2000. He defended his dissertation at the Kharkiv State Academy of Railway Transport, majoring in “Operation of Railway Transport”. Thesis: “Methodology of information support of freight and passenger traffic based on automation of recognition of moving objects of railway transport.”

Direction of scientific activity: automated control systems of railway transport.

Author of more than 240 scientific papers. As part of educational and methodical work he published more than 70 scientific-methodical and educational-methodical developments, more than 80 copyright certificates and patents for inventions, eight textbooks and one textbook.

Alexander Akimov

PhD, Associate Professor

Alexander Akimov

PhD in Engineering Science since 1975. He defended his dissertation at the Kharkiv Higher Military Command and Engineering School of Missile Troops named after Marshal MI Krylov, majoring in “Power plants, networks and systems and their management.”
Theme of dissertation work: secretly stamped.

Scope of scientific interests: electric power industry.

Author more than 130 scientific publications and teaching materials.

Mykhailo Davidenko

PhD, Associate Professor

Mykhailo Davidenko

PhD in Engineering Science  since 1992. He defended his dissertation at the Kharkiv Institute of Railway Engineers, specialized in “Devices of radio engineering and communications.” Theme of dissertation work: “Research of methods and means to increase an information productivity of synthetic aperture radars”.

Scope of scientific interests: application of radio engineering methods in electrical engineering.

Author of 130 scientific papers.

Olena Zinchenko

PhD, Associate Professor

Olena Zinchenko

Candidate of Technical Sciences since 2012. She defended the dissertation at the National Technical University “Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute” with a degree in Electric Machines and Apparatus. The topic of the dissertation: “Increase of Power Indexes of Switched Reluctance Motors Feedings from the Network of Alternating Current”.

Direction of scientific activity: design of Switched Reluctance Motors.

Author of more than 35 scientific papers and educational and methodological developments.

Nadiia Karpenko

PhD, Associate Professor

Nadiia Karpenko

Candidate of Technical Sciences since 2002. She defended her dissertation at the Ukrainian State Academy of Railway Transport, majoring in «Railway rolling stock and train traction». Theme of dissertation research: «Improvement of collector traction motors for rolling stock at pulsating and pulse supply voltage».

Direction of scientific activity: creation of new and modernization of existing traction engines of electric rolling stock.

Author of more than 50 scientific papers.

Artem Maslii

PhD, Associate Professor

Artem Maslii

PhD in Engineering Science since 2014. He defended his dissertation at the Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute, majoring in “Electrical complexes and systems.” The topic of the dissertation: “Microprocessor power switched reluctance electric drive of single-sleeper type switch”.

Scope of scientific interests:  electromechanical systems and electric drives of mechanisms and transport.

Author of more than 28 scientific papers and educational and methodological developments. Has 2 patents.

Volodymyr Nerubatskyi

PhD, Associate Professor

Volodymyr Nerubatskyi

Candidate of Technical Sciences since 2017. He defended his dissertation at the O. M. Beketov National University of Urban Economy in Kharkiv MES of Ukraine, specialty 05.22.09 “Electric Transport”. The topic of the dissertation: “Increases the energy efficiency of electric rolling stock in traction and regenerative braking modes”.

Research interests: semiconductor power converters of electrical energy for electric transport and power supply systems; composite materials for industry from powders of refractory compounds and metals, powder metallurgy.

Author of 170 scientific publications and teaching materials.

Olexandr Semenenko

PhD, Associate Professor

Olexandr Semenenko

PhD in Engineering Science since 2003. He defended his dissertation in the specialized scientific council at the Ukrainian State Academy of Railway Transport, specialty 05.22.09 – “Electric Transport”. Theme of dissertation work: “Improvement of characteristics of onboard power supply systems of electric rolling stock”.

Scope of scientific interests: semiconductor power converters of electric energy for electric vehicles and power supply systems

Author of 44 scientific publications and teaching materials.

Alexander Suprun

PhD, Associate Professor

Alexander Suprun

Candidate of Technical Sciences since 1997. He defended his dissertation in the
specialized scientific council at Kharkiv Military University, specialty 20.02.14 – quot;Armament
and military equipment&quot.

Scope of scientific interests: new technologies of modernization of traction substations.

Author of 58 scientific works: 32 of them are scientific, 11 are author39;s certificates and 15
are of educational and methodical character.

Yurii Semenenko

PhD, Associate Professor

Yurii Semenenko

Ph.D. from 2018 year. He defended his dissertation on the specialty 05.22.09 – “Electric transport”.

Direction of scientific activity: external and traction power supply.

Author of 55 scientific works. Has 2 patents.