Vladimir I. Smirnov, Professor

Leading researcher
Academic degree

PhD, D.Sci. in Technics (Mechanical Engineering), Professor

EducationPetersburg State Transport University, Railway Operation Faculty (1979-1984)

Research interests
Fracture mechanics, strength of materials
Selected publications
  1. Smirnov V.I., Vidyushenkov S.A. On some mechanical characteristics of the ballast in assessing the stress-strain behaviour of railway tracks // BRICS Transport. 2023. Т. 2. № 2. DOI: 10.46684/2023.2.3
  2. Atroshenko S.A., Smirnov V.I., Maier S.S. Failure analysis of pearlitic rail steel with internal macrocrack after long-term operation // Engineering Failure Analysis. 2022. Т. 139. С. 106445. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.engfailanal.2022.106445
  3. Smirnov V., Maier S. About the strength of a rail with an internal transverse crack // В сборнике: International Scientific Siberian Transport Forum TransSiberia - 2021. Switzerland, 2022. С. 371-379.
  4. Atroshenko S.A., Maier S.S., Smirnov V.I. Failure of a pearlitic rail steel with an internal macrocrack //Physics of the Solid State. 2021. DOI: 10.1134/S1063783421050048
  5. Atroshenko S.A., Mayer S.S., Smirnov V.I. Analysis of the fatigue failure of rail steel //Physics of the Solid State. 2020. Т. 62. № 10. С. 1741-1745. DOI: 10.1134/S1063783420100029
  6. Smirnov V.I., Petrov Y.V. Effect of pulse shape on spall strength // Journal of Applied Mechanics and Technical Physics. 2018. Т. 59. № 2. С. 303-309. DOI: 10.1134/S002189441802013X
  7. Petrov Y.V., Smirnov V.I. Estimate of the limit displacement wave amplitude in the dynamic problem on an out-of-plane crack // Mechanics of Solids. 2017. Т. 52. № 4. С. 397-406.
  8. Smirnov V.I. On the critical tensile load of flat and round specimens with a deep notch // Strength of Materials. 2014. Т. 46. № 1. С. 88-96. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11223-014-9519-9
  9. Smirnov V.I. On the size of cylindrical specimens with a circumferential crack for evaluating the fracture toughness of materials // 44 4 2012 P 369-375 DOI: 10.1007/s11223-012-9390-5
  10. Petrov YU.V., Smirnov V.I. Temperature dependence of the threshold impact velocity for erosion fracture // 52 10 2007 574-576 DOI: 10.1134/S1028335807100163
  11. Smirnov V.I. Structural approach in problems of the limit equilibrium of brittle solids with stress concentrators // Journal of applied mechanics and technical physics 48 4 2007 605-613 DOI: 10.1007/s10808-007-0076-x
  12. Smirnov V.I. Unstable behavior of the dynamic fracture toughness // V.51 No 11 2006 pp1528-1530 DOI: 10.1134/S1063784206110235
  13. Morozov N.F., Petrov YU.V., Smirnov V.I. Estimation of the ultimate intensity of pulsed dynamic loads in crack mechanics // Doklady physics, 2005, V.50, N 1. C. 59-61. DOI: 10.1134/1.1862377
  14. Morozov N.F., Petrov Yu.V., Smirnov V.I. Transition between brittle and ductile erosional fracture // Doklady physics, 2002, V.47, N 7. C. 525-527. DOI: 10.1134/1.1499192.
  15. Gruzdkov A.A., Petrov Yu.V., Smirnov V.I. An invariant form of the dynamic criterion for yield of metals // Physics of the solid state, 2002, V.44, N.11. С.2080-2082. DOI: 10.1134/1.1521459