Glib Vatulia

Position: Vice-Rector for Science

Science degree, academic title: D.Sc. (Tech), Professor

Year of birth: 1972

Education:

In 1994, graduated from Kharkiv State Academy of Railway Transport majoring in Railway Construction, Railway Track, and Track Facilities.

Ph.D. in Engineering Science since 2000. He defended his Ph.D. thesis at the specialized scientific board D 64.820.02 in specialty 05.23.01 – Building Constructions, Buildings, and Structures. The subject of the thesis was “Load-bearing capacity of rectangular steel-concrete beams reinforced with a steel trussing rod”. His research advisor was D.Sc. (Tech), Professor E. Chykhladze.

Doctor of Engineering Science since 2016. He defended his doctoral thesis at the specialized scientific board D 64.820.02 in specialty 05.23.01 – Building Constructions, Buildings, and Structures. The subject of the thesis was “Structural analysis and design of composite and steel and concrete constructions”. His research advisor was D.Sc. (Tech), Professor E. Chykhladze.

Scientific activity direction:

Optimal design of steel-concrete and composite structures, calculations under force, and thermal impact.

Full member of the Transport Academy of Ukraine and Building Academy of Ukraine.

Chairman of the specialized scientific board D 64.820.02; Member of the specialized scientific board D 64.707.01 at the National University of Civil Defense of Ukraine; Expert of the section of the Scientific board of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine in the professional field “Aircraft and Space Engineering and Transport”; Certified leading expert in engineering surveys of buildings and constructions; Member of the technical committee of standardization TC 293 “Railway infrastructure”; Head of the Transport Construction Diagnosis Centre; Member of the editorial board of “Collected scientific works of UkrSURT”; Member of the editorial board of “Railway transport of Ukraine”; Member of the editorial board of Collected scientific works of “Emergency Situations: Prevention and Liquidation”; Member of the editorial board of “Civil and Environmental Engineering”.

For his research achievements, in 2005 he received a G. Proskura scholarship from Kharkiv Regional State Administration (technical science) and was awarded the diploma in the category “Young Scientist” in the Regional Competition “Higher Education in Kharkiv Region – Best Names”. From 1998 to 1999 he was a grant-aided engineer at Emch+Berger, Bern, Switzerland, within the cooperation program with the Swiss Academy of Technical Sciences (The Branco Weiss Fellowship, Switzerland).

Author:

150 scientific publications and teaching materials. Obtained 12 patents. The research advisor of 5 PhDs.

Awards and diplomas:

Awarded a commendation by the Minister of Transport and Communication of Ukraine (2008); Awarded with the Diploma of Merit from the Director General of the Ukrainian Railway (2010); Awarded a commendation by the Director of Odessa Railway (2015); Awarded a commendation of the Minister of Education and Science of Ukraine (2016); Awarded with the Diploma of Merit from Kharkiv Regional State Administration (2018); Awarded with the Diploma of Merit from Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine (2020).

Featured publications:

  1. Чихладзе Э.Д., Ватуля Г.Л., Китов Ю.П. Основы расчета и проектирования комбинированных и сталебетонных конструкций / под ред Э.Д. Чихладзе. Киев: Транспорт Украины, 2006. 104 с.
  2. Ватуля Г.Л., Орел Е.Ф. Влияние параметров сечений на несущую способность сталебетонных конструкций. Зб. наук. праць. Серія: Галузеве машинобудування, будівництво. Вип. 3(33). Полтава, 2012. С.30–34.
  3. Vatulia G., Orel E., Kovalov M. Carrying capacity definition of steel-concrete beams with external reinforcement under the fire impact. Applied Mechanics and Materials. Vol. 617, 2014. P.167–170.
  4. Ватуля Г.Л., Галагуря Е.И., Петренко Д.Г. Определение деформаций бетона с помощью глубинных датчиков. Вестник ПНИПУ Транспорт. Транспортные сооружения. Экология. Пермь, 2014. № 2. С.48–56.
  5. Vatulia G., Falendysh A., Orel Ye., Pavliuchenkov M. Structural Improvements in a Tank Wagon with Modern Software Packages. 10th International Scientific Conference Transbaltica 2017: Transportation Science and Technology. Procedia Engineering. Vol. 187, 2017. P.301-307.
  6. Vatulia G., Berestianskaya S., Opanasenko E., Berestianskaya A. Substantiation of concrete core rational parameters for bending composite structures. DYN-WIND’2017 – MATEC Web of Conferences. Vol. 107. 00044 (2017).
  7. Vatulia G., Rezunenko M., Orel Ye., Petrenko D. Regression equations for circular CFST columns carrying capacity evaluation. DYN-WIND’2017 – MATEC Web of Conferences. Vol. 107, 00051 (2017).
  8. Vatulia G., Lobiak A., Orel Ye. Simulation of performance of circular CFST columns under short-time and long-time load. Transbud’2017 – MATEC Web of Conferences. Vol. 116, 02036 (2017).
  9. Vatulia G., Petrenko D.H., Novikova M.A. Experimental estimation of load-carrying capacity of circular, square and rectangular CFTS columns. Scientific Bulletin of National Mining University Scientific and Technical Journal. Dnipro: National Mining University, 2017. С. 97–102.
  10. Vatulia G., Rezunenko M., Petrenko D., Rezunenko S. Evaluation of the carrying capacity of rectangular steel-concrete columns. Civil and Environmental Engineering. Vol. 14. Issue 1/2018, 76–83.

The main subjects that teaches are:

NumberDisciplineEducation Program/Higher Education Level
1Resistance of materialsRailway Structures and Track Facilities
2Structural mechanicsRailway Structures and Track Facilities
3Statistical methods, mathematical modeling and optimizationIndustrial and Civil Engineering
4Steel concrete structuresIndustrial and Civil Engineering