SoftInWay Instructors

Founder and CEO

Founder and CEO
Dr. Leonid Moroz 
Founder and CEO
  • 30+ years industrial & research experience
  • Lead designer for AxSTREAM®
  • Formerly with NPO TURBOATOM
  • Expertise in flow path design of gas turbines and steam turbines, analysis of transient operating conditions and in thermal field testing (220MW – 1000 MW)
Director of Engineering at SoftInWay

Director of Engineering
Dr. Boris Frolov
Director of Engineering
  • 35+ years of industrial & research experience
  • Expert in long blade aeromechanics with numerous publications and patents
  • Formerly with GE Energy, Russia
  • Ph.D. thesis on Optimization with controlled reaction

 

Chief Scientist

Chief Scientist
Dr. Govorushenko
Chief Scientist
  • 30+ years of academic, Research and Industrial experience
  • Co-authored 2 books on turbine design and optimization
  • Has more than 80 publications on turbomachinery
  • PhD on Axial Turbine Optimal Design Methods

 

Structural Expert

Structural Expert
Dr. Leonid Romanenko
Structural Expert
  • 24+ years of academic and research experience
  • PhD in Machine Dynamic and Strength
  • 15+ years experience in programming & numerical methods
Director of Strategic Development

Director of Strategic Development
Mr. Petr Pagur
Director of Strategic Development
  • 25+ years experience in IT & CAD
  • Formerly Chief of Turbomachinery CAD at TURBOATOM
  • Key developer of AxSTREAM™ and AxCYCLE™
  • Head of Technical Support for AxCYCLE™
Managing Director

Managing Director
Mr. Abdul Nassar
Managing Director
  • 21+ years of industrial, academic and research experience with over 20 technical papers published in national and international conferences and journals 
  • Expertise in turbomachinery design, aerodynamics, CFD, steam and gas turbines
  • Responsible for business development, training, project coordination, and technical support
    • MSc [Engg] in Rotating Machinery Design
Lead Mechanical Engineer

Lead Mechanical Engineer
Dr. Roman Kochurov 
Aerodynamics Engineer
  • 10+ years of industrial and research experience
  • Expertise in strength of structures, machinery vibrations, rotor dynamics, reliability and lifetime prediction, turbines transient operation and thermo-structural analyses and FE mechanical analyses
  • PhD in Mechanical Engineering
Aerodynamics Engineer

Aerodynamics Engineer
Dr. Dmytro Maksiuta 
Aerodynamics Engineer
  • 9+ years of industrial & research experience
  • Interests and expertise in turbomachinery design and optimization (1D/2D/3D), turbine leakage estimations and programming
  • Responsible for radial turbines development and support, and CFD simulations (performing and staff consulting)
    • PH.D. in Turbomachinery
Applications Engineer

Applications Engineer
Mr. Clement Joly
Application Engineer
  • 4+ years of industrial & research experience
  • Expert in axial and radial turbines, cycles
  • Instructor of a number of courses including Axial Turbine Design, AxCYCLE Workshop, Waste Heat Recovery Systems Design, and Radial Turbine Design
  • Master’s Degree in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering