The basic stages of life, scientific and scientific-organizational activity of known scientist in the field of materials science, welding, strength and diagnostics of materials and structures, member of NAS of Ukraine, Academician-Secretary of Department of Physical and Technical Problems of Materials Science of NAS of Ukraine, Deputy Director of the E.O. Paton Electric Welding Institute of NAS of Ukraine, Honored Scientist of Ukraine, laureate of the State Prize of Ukraine in Science, laureate of E.O. Paton Prize of NAS of Ukraine, Academician of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Doctor of Technical Sciences, professor L.M. Lobanov. The chronological index of printed works acquaints the reader with the scientific work of the scientist.
For scientists and all who are interested in the history of national science and technology.