Yuri V. Petrov, Professor, Member (corr.) of the RAS

PositionHead of the RCD
Academic degreeMember (corr.) of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS), PhD, D.Sci. in Mathematics and Physics, Professor
EducationSaint-Petersburg State University 
Faculty of Mathematics and Mechanics
Mechanical Engineering
Research interestsDynamic theories of elasticity and plasticity, optimization problems, impact mechanics, dynamic fracture and deformation, structural transformations in a continuous medium, general problems of solid mechanics and physics
Scientific boards and committees   Russian National Committee on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics

The Scientific Council of the RAS Presidium on Solid Mechanics, Сo-chairman of the section for dynamic problems

Сhairman of the Northwest branch of the RAS Scientific Council on Combustion and Explosion

The Advisory Council of the Russian Foundation for  Basic Research (RFBR)

The Scientific and Technical Council of the JSC "Russian Railways" 
PublicationsList of monographs and papers