November 16, 2021

Sudden loss of Prof. Petro Yasniy, Rector of Ternopil National Technical University

With deep sadness we received the news that Prof. Petro Yasniy, Rector ofTernopil Ivan Puluj National Technical University, passed away on November 13, 2021. Prof. Yasniy was a correspondent member of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, a distinguished scientist and a friend of Lublin University of Technology.

The professional life of Prof. Petro Yasniy was devoted entirely to science and his university. Thanks to his aspirations, Ternopil Ivan Puluj National Technical University has become an important place on the academic map of Ukraine. He established scientific cooperation with numerous European research centers, including Lublin University of Technology.

The scientific works of Prof. Petro Yasniy made a significant contribution to the development of scientific principles of diagnosing the strength and durability of materials and construction elements.

We will remember him as an outstanding scientist, a talented organizer, a highly qualified teacher and a devoted friend. His death is a great loss for the academic community of Ternopil  as well as our university.

We express our sincere condolences to his family, friends and associates.