BiographyVladimir I. Gurevich was born in Kharkov, Ukraine, in 1956.
He received an M.S.E.E. degree (1978) at the Kharkov National Technical and Agricultural University, Electrical Engineering Faculty (Now Institute of Power Engineering and Computer Technology) and a Ph.D. degree (1986) at National Technical University "Kharkov Polytechnical Institute".
His employment experience includes: teacher, assistant professor and associate professor at Kharkov National Technical and Agricultural University (electrical engineering disciplines); head of research laboratory in the same university; chief engineer and director of Inventor, Ltd (Kharkov, Ukraine).
Military service specialization: sirdar of tactical ballistic missile system.
In 1994, he arrived in Israel and works from 1998 as Managing director of Elprocom Ltd company and today at Israel Electric Corp. as a Senior-Specialist and Head of the section of the Central Electric Laboratory.
In 2006 he was Honorable Professor with the Kharkov National Technical and Agricultural University, since 2007 he has served as an expert with the TC-94 Committee of International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) and since 2010 - member of Israel National Committee of CIGRE
20 years experience in research and development.
Skilled in designing and development power electronic devices for
industrial and military applications based on thyristors, power transistors
and control systems for them; electric relays; high voltage and pulse
devices; protection systems for high voltage power supply, etc.
11 years experience in test and repair electrical and electronic equipment
Skilled in test, adjustment and repair all range protection relays and
transducers, including electromechanical, electronic and programming,
industrial automatic systems, high voltage and low voltage power
15 years experience in management of start-up companies, research
laboratories and group (up to 15 workers).
7 years experience in a teaching.
Experience in a teaching Electrical disciplines in college.
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
Personally developed, supervised developments and organized production of electrical and electronic devices (voltage regulators, thyristor switches, high-voltage reed relays, overload protection systems, etc.) for industrial and military applications, such as: power radars, RF transmitters, industrial lasers, injectors for plasma heating, automation of power plants and substations, etc.