Oleh Avrunin

Oleh Avrunin
Head of the Department of Biomedical Engineering, Member of EMC, Member of STC, Deputy Head of Specialized Scientific Council, Member of the Audit Commission of the NURE Alumni Association, Doctor of technical sciences, Professor

Education

1998 – Graduated from Kharkiv State Technical University of Radio Electronics, specializing in Radio Engineering, received a qualification as a radio engineer.

1999-2001 – Postgraduate studies in the department of biomedical electronic devices and systems.

2001 – Defended PhD thesis on subject «Justification of Navigational and Power Parameters of the Magnetic Stereotactic System» in the specialty 05.11.17 «Medical Devices and Systems». Supervisor – Semenets V.

2006 – Received the academic title of associate professor.

2013 – Defended doctoral thesis on topic «Theoretical Foundations, Methods and Tools for Diagnostics and Computer Planning in Rhinology» on the specialty 05.11.17 «Medical Devices and Systems». Scientific consultant – Semenets V.

2014 – Professor of Biomedical Engineering Department.

2017 – Head of Biomedical Engineering Department.


Educational activities

Teaches courses:

  • Automation of medical systems design;
  • Electronics and microprocessor technology;
  • Methods of biomedical information processing;
  • Methods and tools for image analysis;
  • Microcontrollers in biomedical equipment.

Research activities

Scientific work is related to the analysis of biomedical images, 3D modeling and visualization, medical training and E-learning systems, processing of microscopic images, the development of methods and tools for functional diagnosis of nasal breathing and computer planning for minimally invasive surgery.

Supervisor of scientific school medical instrumentation and medical microprocessor systems.

He has supervised 9 PhD theses in specialty 05.11.17.

Member of the Specialized Academic Councils K64.052.05 and D64.050.17, specialty 05.11.17.

Scientific supervisor of research work on research of theoretical and technical principles of diagnostics, assessment and correction of medical and social human conditions.


Foreign experience

Scientific leader of international projects in DAAD, Tempus and Erasmus+ programs.

Invited Professor in Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover (Germany) and Harbin Engineering University (China).

Member of claster REBIRTH – program with combining  together clinicians and biomedical researchers with physical and chemical scientists and engineers.


Awards

Awarded a diploma of Ukraine National Academy of Sciences for the development of the principles of the system for magnetic stereotactic neurosurgery, diplomas «Higher School of the Kharkiv Region. Best Names» in 2012 and 2015.


Social activities

Vice Chairman of the Scientific and Methodical Sub-Commission of Higher Education Sector in Scientific and Methodological Council of Ukraine Ministry of Education and Science on specialty 163 – Biomedical Engineering.

Member of editorial board of magazines “Clinical informatics and telemedicine”, “Radiotehnika”.

Member of the Audit Commission of the NURE Alumni Association.

Moderator of Scientific Round Tables in V.G. Korolenko Scientific library.

Full Member of European Society for Artificial Organs (ESAO).


Publications and patents

The author of more than 400 publications, including 5 monographs, 3 learning books, 35 patents for inventions.