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Nikolai Zaichenko is the Rector of DonNACEA, Doctor of Engineering Science, Professor, the Head of the Department of Building Construction Technologies, Products and Materials.

He was born on 3, January, 1964.

In 1989 he graduated with honors from the Makeevka Civil Engineering Institute in the specialty “Manufacture of Building Products and Constructions”.

In 1995 Nikolai M. Zaichenko defended his thesis, in 2009 he defended his doctoral thesis. In 2011 he was assigned the title of professor. He is a Fellow of dissertation councils D 01.006.02, D 01.023.03 (DonNACEA).

The main scientific direction is high-strength and especially high-strength concrete with a complex-modified microstructure. He has trained 6 Candidates of Engineering Science.

Nikolai M. Zaichenko is the author of 180 scientific and educational works, including 3 scientific monographs, 3 textbooks, 5 patents for inventions. The manual of Professor N.М. Zaichenko “Modified cement concretes for sustainable development.” – Saratov: IP Media, 2018. – 474 p. is the winner of the first competition of publications “University textbook – 2017” (Russian Federation).

He is a Fellow of the Dissertation Supervisory Committee D 01.006.02 (SEI HPE “DonNACEA”) for the thesis defense of the Candidate and the Doctor of Science.

Under the guidance of Professor Nikolai M. Zaichenko more than 120 degree projects, 40 master’s theses, 6 candidate theses have been defended.

He teaches the following disciplines: “Concrete science”, “Regulatory quality assurance of building materials and products”, “Modified cement concretes of a new generation with special properties”.