Kharkiv Petro Vasylenko National Technical University of Agriculture
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Kukhtov Valerii
doctor of technical sciences, professor

Kukhtov Valerii

Education and degrees

  • Graduated from Zaporizhia Machine-Building Institute (1973) with a degree in Automobiles and Tractors
  • Candidate of Technical Sciences (1991) in specialty 20.03 “Operation and repair of agricultural machinery”. Dissertation topic: “Standardization and increase of durability of details of the chassis of wheeled tractors of a class of 30 kN”.
  • Doctor of Technical Sciences (2006) in specialty 22.20 “Operation and repair of vehicles”. Thesis: “Methods for assessing the durability of the chassis of wheeled tractors.”


  • Car Design
  • Car Reliability
  • “Mathematical modeling and statistics”

Area of scientific interests

  • Mechanical reliability of machines
  • Statistical methods
  • Maintenance and service of tractors and cars

Scientific publications, patents, grants

More than 170 works have been published, including more than 100 scientific works, about 20 educational and methodical works; 1 monograph; 1 textbook, 5 declarative patents of Ukraine for utility model; 2 industry standards of Ukraine.