Dr. Virginija Kepenienė got her PhD degree in 2012 at the Department of Catalysis of Center for Physical Sciences and Technology. After a post-doctoral internship related to the investigation of catalysts for alkaline fuel cells she continued her work as a researcher at the same Department in relation to the various nano-scale materials formation and investigation. She has been working as a senior researcher since 2017. Virginija Kepenienė actively participates in scientific activity. She is co-author of 21 publications, among them 16 keynote author. 52 contributions to conferences, of which 28 is the keynote speaker.Co-author of the Lithuanian patent.