ФІЗИКО-МЕХАНІЧНИЙ ІНСТИТУТ ІМ. Г.В. КАРПЕНКА НAH УКРАЇНИ
KARPENKO PHYSICO-MECHANICAL INSTITUTE OF THE NAS OF UKRAINE

 

Department № 6
Electrohpysical methods of nondestructive testing

Scientific credo: research informative signs of electromagnetic field and the development of methods and means for nondestructive testing parameters and diagnosing the technical condition of steel structures.

Main research:

  • Informative electromagnetic field characteristics piecewise homogeneous media and structures.
  • Physics of surface phenomena metal corrosion protection in aggressive environments.
  • Electrophysical methods and means of measurement, non-destructive testing parameters and diagnosing the technical condition of underground pipelines, metal structures.
  • Вихрострумові і магнітні методи неруйнівного контролю і діагностики.
  • Eddy current and magnetic methods of nondestructive inspection and diagnostics. 

Department staff:

Roman Dzhala
Head of Department
Dr. Sci. Techn.
 
3 709, 2296 709,
+38 032 2633533 ;
+38(032)067 3713485,
+38(032)066 8274923
 
Volodymyr Yuzevych
Leading scientific researcher,
Dr. Sci., Prof.
+38(032)2296 709, 3 360
+38(032)097 3444886
Valentyn Uchanin
Senior scientific researcher,
Dr. Ph.
3-166,
+38(032)067  9998834
Ihor Ivasiv
Senior scientific researcher,
Dr. Ph.
3 360,
+38(032)050 3711612
 
Bohdan Verbenets’
Scientific researcher,
Dr. Ph.
3 591,
+38(032)067 7122516
Yaroslav Pidhirnyak
Scientific researcher,
Dr. Ph.
3 760,
+38(032)097 5473234.
 
Maryan Melnyk
Younger Scientific researcher
+38  032 2296 591,
mob. +38 096 7445934
Oksana Semenyuk
Leading engineer
+38  032 2296 332
mob. +38 096 5727764
Volodymyr Horbunov
Engineer I cat.
Dr. Ph.
+38  032 2296 166,
 
Iryna Kyrychenko
Engineer II category.
+38  032 2296166,
 
Oksana Lutsyk
Engineer I category.
+38  032 2296 248,
mob. +38 067 9865714
Червінка Людмила Євгенівна
Lyudmyla Chervinka
Engineer I cat.
+38  032 2296 360,
mob. +38 097 3234066
luda.chervin@googlemail.com
Orest Chervinka
Engineer I category.
сл. 2296 360, 
mob. 067 1785489
 

Department’s productions and equipments:

Equipment for diagnostic inspections and monitoring

of corrosion protection of underground pipelines (UGPL).

Contactless measuring currents and the depth of the UGPL BVS-1 and BVS-2:

2 frequency, three modes of axis search, system GPS, memory, interface for PC.

 

Devices MGV-06 and MGV for location of underground pipeline depth and control of electrochemical corrosion protection.

MGV for location and measuring the depth of the UGPL and electric potentials (3 in 1), the geographical coordinates GPS, memory and interface for transferring the measured information to a computer for documentation

 

 

Portable devices type ORT for location of UGPL
(search space, direction, depth reviews conductors)
and remote monitoring of cathodic protection station of pipelines.

 

 

Portable devices ORT+B and ORT+B2

for contactless location of pipelines (electrical conductors)

and for contact measuring electrical potential (2 in 1).

 

VP-2 portable electrical potential meter for inspection of

electrochemical protection (ECP) from corrosion.

 

Portable WOZ to measure ground resistance and soil resistivity

in the area of electromagnetic interference.

 

Digital VPP devices to measure DC and AC electrical voltages and determining a polarization potential. VPP-M with GPS, memory and interface. 

 

Equipment for contactless measurement of currents BVC-2

to obsevations of gas mains

 

а) b)

Devices ORT+V, MGP and VPP to inspections of protection against corrosion of underground pipelines.

 

Double differential type eddy current probes

 

The application of eddy current probe for aircraft fuselage skin inspection


LEOTEST VD 3.03N type eddy current flaw detector
 

The application of LEOTEST VD 3.03N type eddy current flaw detector for wing skin of  aircraft AN-12, aircraft wheels and Boeing 747 components  inspection

 

LEOTEST VD 4.04N type eddy current flaw detector

and the application for turbine blade inspection

 
       

Publications by 2010-2014:

 

  1. Dzhala R. M, Verbenets B. Ya. Electromagnetic method and procedures of nondestructive inspection of the corrosion protection of underground pipelines // Materials Science: Volume 47, Issue 2 (2011), Page 245-254.
  2. Electrochemical protection of underground pipeline in the zone of power lines influence / R. Dzhala, B. Verbenets, O. Vynnyk, Y. Guzhov, R. Savula, M. Mel’nyk // PCMM. Special Issue № 8: Problems of corrosion and corrosion protection of materials. - 2010. V. 2. - P. 498-503.
  3. Differentiation of the local damage of busduct insulation by distribution of magnetic field / R. Dzhala, V. Dzhala, B. Verbenets, O. Semeniuk // Methods and devices of quality control.– 2012. – № 1 (28). – P. 33-40. (Ukr.)
  4. Methodology and equipment operational comprehensive observatons of underground pipelines / R. Dzhala, B. Verbenets, Ya. Pidhirnyak, M. Mel’nyk, O. Chervinka // Problems of resources and safety of structures, buildings and machines. – K.: E.O. Paton Electric Welding Institute of NAS Ukraine. – 2012. – P. 66-71. (Ukr.).
  5. Dzhala R. M., Verbenets’ B. Ya., Mel’nyk M. I. Determination of polarization potential of metal in conductive environment // Vidbir i obrobka informacii = Information extraction and processing. Issue 38 (114), 2013 - P. 82-85.
  6. Dzhala R. M., Yuzevich V.M. Modeling of steel polarization at the top cavern with account for the influence of hydrogen sulfide // Methods and devices of quality control. № 1(30) – 2013 – P. 98-101. (Ukr.).
  7. Dzhala R. M. Measuring the electric field pipeline /Dzhala R., Pidhirnyak Ya., Glemba V., O.Semenjuk //Monitoring systems of environment // CSW of NASU, MHI. – Sevastopol, 2013. – P. 279-282. (Ukr.).
  8. Dzhala R.M. Electromagnetic field as an information carrier for geophysics and defectoscopy. // Vidbir i obrobka informacii = Information extraction and processing. Issue 40 (116), 2014 – P. 73-91. (Ukr.).
  9. R.Dzhala , S.Savula, V. Yuzevich Mathematical model for evaluation of resource of pipeline with corrosive crack at loading intrinsic pressure. // Methods and devices of quality control . 2014 – № 4 (33). – P. 123-126. – http://nbuv.gov.ua/j-pdf/metody_2014_2_17.pdf.
  10. Valentin Uchanin, Vladimir Najda. The development of eddy current technique for WWER steam generators inspection // Steam Generators Systems: Operational Reliability and Efficiency / Edited by V. Uchanin. – Rijeka, Croatia: INTECH. – 2011. – P. 145-164 (424).
  11. Uchanin V. Surface double differential type eddy current probes - Lviv: Spolom, 2013. – 268 p. (Ukr).
Patents:
  1. Ukrainian patent 94798, Method of determining the current density of corrosion protection for underground pipeline section / Dzhala R. M. 10.06.2011.
  2. Ukrainian patent 61690, Method of determining placement conductive communication / Dzhala R. M. 25.07.2011.
  3. Ukrainian patent 52293, The device for determining the location and measurement of electric potentials of underground pipelines / Dzhala R. M., Verbenets’ B. Ya., 25.08.2010.
  4. Ukrainian patent 95140, A device for measuring the electric field in the electrolyte / Dzhala R., Pidhirnyak Ya., M. Mel’nyk, O.Semenjuk, 10.12.2014.
  5. Ukrainian patent 95895, The device for determining the location and control corrosion protection of underground pipelines / Dzhala R. M., Verbenets’ B. Ya., 12.01.2015.
  6. Patent 108724 UA. The device for determining the location and control of corrosion protection of underground pipelines / Dzhala R. M., Verbenets’ B. Ya., 25.05.2015.
  7. Ukrainian patent 77831, The device for corrosion protection of underground pipeline in the zone of high voltage power lines / R. Dzhala, В.Беккер, S.Savula, Y. Guzhov, B. Verbenets, O. Vynnyk, 15.01.2007.
  8. Ukrainian patent 52293. The device for determining the location and measurement electric potentials of underground pipelines / R. Dzhala, B. Verbenets, 25.08.2010.
  9. Ukrainian patent 98206, The method for nonmagnetic materials conductivity measurement / V. Uchanin. 25.04.2012.
  10. Ukrainian patent 101424, Eddy current method for determination of in-service degradation in constructional materials / O. Ostash, V. Uchanin, I. Andrejko, Ju. Golovatjuk. 25.03.2013.
  11. Ukrainian patent 105072, The method for determination of eddy current coil efficiency / V. Uchanin. 10.04.2014.
  12. Ukrainian patent 82808, Method for in-service monitoring stress and deformation state of vessel components / V. Uchanin. 12.08.2013.

Acts of implementation and use

Management of gas pipeline "Lvivtransgas" PAT "Ukrtransgaz" NAK"Naftogaz of Ukraine":

The Act of using the method and apparatus of complex operational inspections to control corrosion protection sections of main gas pipelines / № 4883/21-02 of  25.12.2012

The potential economic impact of using a set of equipment for contactless surveys BVC underground pipelines is 1651 600 UAH. / 1 set for 1 year. – 23.01.2014

MGP equipment is introduced at Opary management of underground gas storage (VUPZH) of UMG "Lvivtransgas". Act of 20.2.2014 implementing district.

 "Rivnegaz" Public Joint Stock Company for gas supply and gasification:

Act implementing two portable devices OP-2 to monitor ECP. № 1-447-12 from 21.12.2012.

The Act of acceptance / Lviv IPM to-Rivne PJSC "Rivnegaz": "Manufacturing twelve portable devices VP-2 to control the ECP."/ 03.27.2013.

Lviv city utility company "Lvivvodokanal":

Act of using contactless current meters (BVC) and portable devices ORT+B and VP-2 for surveys of the main water pipeline. / № 27-4334 of 23.11.2009.

The Act of using survey equipment for underground during diagnostic tests of corrosion protection on the underwater main oil pipelines crossing the river Sluch. LTD Aqvatoria. 12.18.2012.

Partners:
  • National University "Lviv Polytechnic", Institute of Computer Technologies, Automation and Metrology.
  • Lviv National University. Ivan Franko, Faculty of Electronics
  • Ivano-Frankivsk National Technical University of Oil and Gas
  • National Technical University "Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute", Department of instruments and methods of nondestructive testing
  • National Technical University of Ukraine "Kyiv Polytechnic Institute":
  • Luhansk, Easternukrainian National University by Vladimir Dahl, Department of devices.
  • Vinnytsia National Technical University, Department of metrology and industrial automation.
  • Ukrainian Academy of Printing, Department of automation and computer technology.
  • Welding Institute by E.O. Paton of NAS of Ukraine
  • Institute of Materials Science by I.M. Frantsevich of NAS of Ukraine
  • Management of gas pipeline "Lvivtransgas" of PJSC "Ukrtransgaz" NJSC "Naftogaz of Ukraine".
  • Public Joint Stock Company “Ukrtransnafta
  • NDPI Public Joint Stock Company “Ukrnafta “
  • Gas production department "Lvivhazvydobuvannya" Lviv branch of gas and gas condensate GPU "Poltavagasvydobuvannya”
  • "Rivnegaz" Public Joint Stock Company for gas supply and gasification
  • Lviv city utility company "Lvivvodokanal"
  • LTD NVP "Integrator"
  • LTD “Agvatoria”.
  • PrNVP "Promtehdiahnostyka"
  • BHR Group, United Kingdom
  • JiangSu Sheng Lee Intelligent instruments Co. LTD. HaiAn, China
  • Petroleum Institute University and Research Center (PI), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • State enterprise “ANTONOV”
  • Open Joint Stock Company “Motor Sich”
  • State design bureau “Pivdenne”
  • Motor design bureau “Ivchenko-Progress”
  • International Airline of Ukraine
  • Novovolynsk Casting plant
  • SPF “Promprylad”
  • State enterprise “Design and technology bureau of Paton welding institute of Ukrainian Academy of Sciences