Vyatka State Academy of Agriculture
Kirov, Russian Federation
Likhanov V.A., Dr. Sc. (Eng.), Professor, Head of Department of Heat Engines, Automobiles and Tractors, Vyatka State Agricultural Academy. Specialises in improving performance characteristics of diesel engines by using alternative fuels, primarily natural gas and alcohols; theoretical and experimental studies of work cycles of automotive diesel engine cylinders running on alternative fuels; theoretical and experimental studies of primary toxic component formation; developing metering and regulating systems; formulating new alcohol-based mixed fuels. Author of over 600 scientific publications.