Oleh Avrunin

Oleh Avrunin
Head of the Department of Biomedical Engineering, Member of EMC Presidium, Member of STC Presidium, Deputy Head of the Section 4 of STC, Member of the Audit Commission of the NURE Alumni Association, Sports Medicine and Physical Rehabilitation Educational and Scientific Laboratory Scientific adviser, Doctor of technical sciences, Professor
Scopus ID: 35298713200
Documents by author:91
Total citations:549
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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  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, BMBF (Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung) and Erasmus+ programs.

Scientific leader Ukrainian-German research project M/108-2019 and M/91-2020, M/95-2021 “3D-Model – Implementation of rapid prototyping for modeling of the upper respiratory tract in normal and typical pathologies”.

Coordinator Ukrainian-German DAAD project “Ukraine Digital. OER with Ukraine”.

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.


Diploma of Ukraine National Academy of Sciences for the development of the principles of the system for magnetic stereotactic neurosurgery.

Honor Certificate of Ukraine Ministry of Education and Science.

Laureate of G.F. Proskura scholarship.

Diplomas «Higher School of the Kharkiv Region. Best Names» in 2012 and 2015.

2019 – State Prize of Ukraine in the field of education for project “Integrated information E-learning environment and rehabilitation approaches for realize equal access to quality education for persons with special needs”.

Contest Winner “Young Innovator of Kharkiv Region – 2020”.

2024 – Excellence in Education of Ukraine badge.

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 scientific journals “Informatics, Control, Measurement in Economy and Environmental Protection”, Poland (Scopus), “Clinical informatics and telemedicine”, “Radiotehnika”, “Photobiology and Photomedicine”, “Biophysical Bulletin”.

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) and Ukrainian Association of Biomedical Engineers, presents NURE at Ukrainian Association for Computer Medicine.

Full member of the Academy of Military Historical Sciences and Cossacks.

Publications and patents

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