Linas Svilainis Ph.D., born 1965.06.28 in Lithuania, Kaunas
1988 graduated Kaunas University of Technology (KTU), received diplomaed Radio engineer degree. 1987-1988 participated in ultrasonic NDT system design project IZOGRAF-1 at Ultrasound Research Center, KTU. Software user interface, hardvare control interface design, programming. Project covered contracts with leading NDT institutions of former Soviet Union.
1990-1993 Ultrasonic NDE system IZOGRAF-2 project participation. Software upgrade, acquisition channel design, NDT training/simulation package for IZOGRAF-2. Acoustical signal processing (SAFT, adaptive gain control, imaging, inverse filtering).ULTRALAB system user/hardware interface. MINILAB system A/D conversion channel.
1993 video image processor application for SAFT in Sweden, Linkoping University, Image processing.
1994 Metal Matrix Composites (MMC) inspection project participation at University College London, UK.
1995 fasteners clamp load evaluation using ultrasonic sputered transducers in Sweden, Linkoping University/Atlascopco inc.
1996 Doctoral thesis ""Analysis and optimization of ultrasonic imaging methods for inhomogeneous structures"" defended. Participation in laminated composites inspection project at KTU Ultrasound Research Center - Linkoping University, Engineering Materials. Ultrasonic NDE system IZOGRAF-3 design executive.
1997 Ultrasonic data acquisition design for NDT system Izograf-4 and Sliding bearings NDT system. Started lecturing at Faculty of Telecommunication and Electronics, Kaunas University of technology.
1998 Ultrasonic sonar for industry applications beam steering, compex signal generation and data acquisition design. Lecturing at Kaunas University of technology. Associate Professorship at Signal processing Department, Faculty of Telecommunication and Electronics, Kaunas University of technology.
1999 Design of ultrasonic gas flow meter: system electronics.
1999 Eddy current training, Spain, Tecnatom.
2000-2002 composite tubes inspection system electronics design
2003-2004 electronics design for ultrasonic air-coupled NDT system for airspace materials inspection.
2004-2006 high frequency ultrasonic imaging system electronics design
2007 high pressure tank leakage detection system electronics
2008 piezo actuator driving electronics design
2009-2010 ultrasound reception electronics R&D
2010-2013 ultrasonic transit time flow meter for low flow rates
2011 fast LED driver R&D
2011 ultrasound repeater R&D
2011 sputtered composite thickness measurement
2011-2012 thin laminates NDT
2011 EMC consultancy
2012-2013 low EMI motorized crawler controller for automated UT
2012-2014 project ULTRASPREAD: novel spread spectrum signals APWP (arbitrary position and width pulse sequences)
2012 EMI reduction in US system
2012-2013 gas leakage detection using ultrasound system prototype development
2012-2013 sonoporation (high power ultrasound) generator R&D
2013 miniature submersible light source
2013-2015 EU RDF project In-smart: composite inspection ultrasonic system design
2014-2015 electronics design supervision contract work
2015 EMC consulting contract work
2015 international project ADECON: Application of the adaptive deconvolution techniques in ultrasonic measurements
2015-2016 Prototype development of ultrasonic spread spectrum excitation data acquisition system
2016-2017 electronics design supervision contract work
2017-2018 Prototype development of ultrasonic measurement system for nanocomposites research
2017-2018 Industrial project i-Lock: miniature navigation system R&D
2017-2018 Air-coupled ultrasound transmission electronics R&D
2018 Air-coupled ultrasound reception electronics R&D
Ultrasonic signal processing: time of flight estimation, spread spectrum signals, deconvolution
Electromagnetic compatibility: precompliance testing, standards, EMI reduction, countermeasures