Assoc. Prof. Dr.-Ing. mont. Juraj B. ĎUROVE, born June 9th, 1949 in Bratislava, finished his university study at Mining Faculty of Technical High School Košice, Czechoslovakia /the Technical University of Košice, the Slovak Republic, at present time/, in 1972 for engineering study: Mining Engineering based on program of Mining Geology under the leadership Prof. Min. Eng. Ladislav Rozložník, DrSc.
His whole professional period is specifically oriented to the Rock Mechanics and Physical Modells of Rock Massive. He is president of NG of ISRM and member of IOC WMC behind Slovakia.
At present time his research works are mainly oriented in the international projekt of Underground Coal Gasification processes – Project COGAR /2013 – 2016/ in RFCS – EU.