Mindaugas Vaišnoras

Laboratory of Nuclear Installation Safety (17)
Senior research associate
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Scientific article


Babilas E. [LEI], Dokucajev P., Janulevičius D., Markelov A., Pabarčius R. [LEI], Rimkevičius S. [LEI], Ušpuras E. [LEI], Vaišnoras M. [LEI]. Innovative technologies for spent fuel safe management at Ignalina channel-type reactors In: Nuclear engineering and technology. Daejeon, South Korea: Korean Nuclear Society, Published by Elsevier Korea LLC, 2018, Vol. 50, Iss. 3, p. 504-511. ISSN 1738-5733.
Valinčius M. [LEI], Vaišnoras M. [LEI], Kaliatka A. [LEI]. Study and demonstration of pressure wave-based leak detection in a district heating network In: Structure and Infrastructure Engineering. Didžioji Britanija: Taylor & Francis Group, 2018, Vol. 14, Iss. 2, p. 151-162. ISSN 1573-2479.
Valinčius M. [LEI], Vaišnoras M. [LEI], Kaliatka A. [LEI]. Study and demonstration of pressure wave-based leak detection in a district heating network In: Structure and Infrastructure Engineering. 2018, Vol. 169, Iss. 2, p. 151-162. ISSN 1573-2479.


Pinna T., Carloni D., Carpignano A., Ciattaglia S., Johnston J., Porfiri M. T., Savoldi L., Taylor N., Sobrero G., Uggenti A. C., Vaišnoras M. [LEI], Zanino R.. Identification of accident sequences for the DEMO plant In: Fusion Engineering and Design. 2017, Vol. 124, p. 1277-1280. ISSN 0920-3796.
Kaliatka T. [LEI], Kaliatka A. [LEI], Ušpuras E. [LEI], Vaišnoras M. [LEI], Mochizuki H., van Rooijen W. F. G.. Best estimate approach for the evaluation of critical heat flux phenomenon in the boiling water reactors In: Kerntechnik. 2017, Vol. 82, No. 2, p. 148-160. ISSN 0932-3902.


Ušpuras E. [LEI], Rimkevičius S. [LEI], Urbonavičius E. [LEI], Kaliatka A. [LEI], Dundulis G. [LEI], Alzbutas R. [LEI], Stankūnas G. [LEI], Vaišnoras M. [LEI], Vileiniškis V. [LEI], Povilaitis M. [LEI], Kaliatka T. [LEI], Janulionis R. [LEI], Karalevičius R. [LEI], Voronov R. [LEI], Iešmantas T. [LEI], Kačegavičius T. [LEI]. Branduolių sintezės tyrimai Lietuvos energetikos institute In: Energetika. Vilnius: Lietuvos mokslų akademija, 2016, T. 62, Nr. 3, p. 102-123. ISSN 0235-7208.
Rimkevičius S. [LEI], Vaišnoras M. [LEI], Babilas E. [LEI], Ušpuras E. [LEI]. HAZOP application for the nuclear power plants decommissioning projects In: Annals of Nuclear Energy. Didžioji Britanija: Elsevier, 2016, Vol. 94, p. 461-471. ISSN 0306-4549.


Babilas E. [LEI], Ušpuras E. [LEI], Rimkevičius S. [LEI], Dundulis G. [LEI], Vaišnoras M. [LEI]. Safety Assessment of Low-Contaminated Equipment Dismantling at Nuclear Power Plants In: Science and Technology of Nuclear Installations. Hindawi, 2015, Vol. 2015, p. 1-11. ISSN 1687-6075.


Kaliatka T. [LEI], Vaišnoras M. [LEI], Valinčius V. [LEI]. Modelling of valve induced water hammer phenomena in a district heating system In: Computers & Fluids. 2014, Vol. 94, p. 30-36. ISSN 0045-7930.


Kaliatka A. [LEI], Ušpuras E. [LEI], Vaišnoras M. [LEI]. Analysis of accidents leading to local flow stagnation in parallel fuel channels of RBMK-type reactors In: Nuclear engineering and design. 2011, Vol. 241, iss. 12, p. 5127-5137. ISSN 0029-5493.

Conference paper


Kaliatka A. [LEI], Vaišnoras M. [LEI], Valinčius M. [LEI], Kaliatka T. [LEI]. RELAP5 application for water hammer analysis in different thermal-hydraulic systems In: Proceedings 15th International Conference on Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics (ATE-HEFAT2021), Virtual conference, 26-28 July 2021.. Amsterdam: American Society of Thermal and Fluids Engineers, 2021, p. 1921-1926. ISBN 978-1-77592-216-2 .

Popular science article


Babilas E. [LEI], Pabarčius R. [LEI], Vaišnoras M. [LEI], Ušpuras E. [LEI], Rimkevičius S. [LEI], Šeporaitis M. [LEI], Tonkūnas A. [LEI]. LEI activities in the EU projects directed to support the Regulatory Body of Iraq In: Energetika. Vilnius: Lietuvos mokslų akademija, 2020, T. 66, Nr. 1, p. i-ii. EBSCO (Academic Search Complete), INSPEC, Index Copernicus, SCOPUS, VINITI, Ulrich's Web . ISSN 0235-7208, eISSN 1822-8836.

International projects

Horizon 2020

ELSMOR project logo

ELSMOR (towards European Lisencing of Small MOdular Reactors) aims to create methods and tools for the European stakeholders to assess and verify the safety of light water small modulMore

R2CA project logo

The Reduction of Radiological Consequences of design basis and extension Accidents (R2CA) is an EU H2020 project launched in September 2019. It will run for four years and is coordinaMore


The region of the European Union around the Baltic sea especially the countries Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania are not adequately integrated to the European electricity grid. At the enMore


The goal of the project is an analysis of the applicability and technical feasibility of the IVMR strategy to high power reactors, both for existing ones (e.g. VVER 1000 type 320 unitMore

Seventh Framework Programme (FP7)


The ARCADIA project has been conceived so as to provide a twofold support to the further development of nuclear research programs in the NMS, targeting two major areas included in theMore


The strategic objective of NC2I-R is to structure the European public and private R&D capabilities for delivering a nuclear cogeneration demonstrator fully meeting the market needMore


The objective of the NUGENIA+ project is to support the NUGENIA Association in its role to coordinate and integrate European research on safety of the Gen II and III nuclear installatMore


The Fukushima accidents highlighted that both the in-depth understanding of such sequences and the development or improvement of adequate severe accident management measures is essentMore

Other international projects


Project participants: Aslan Avcı Döküm Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş., Turkey Lietuvos energetikos institutas, LithuaniaMore