V.A. Belyi Metal-Polymer Research Institute

Department № 2 "Physics and mechanics of composite systems"

Laboratory 2.1 "Mechanics of composites and biopolymers"

Staff - 23, including Corresponding Member of the NASB - 1; D.Sc. – 1, Ph.D. - 7


  • Interaction of laser radiation and polymers in vacuum;
  • Properties of high-temperature plasma in a medium of complex organic compounds;
  • Formation regularities of thin polymer films;
  • Physics and mechanics of metal-polymer contact;
  • Mesomechanics and composites simulation;
  • The principles of creation of adaptive materials;
  • Biomechanics.


  • Laser technology and equipment of PTFE processing, PTFE-based composites;
  • Technology of polymer coatings with specific properties;
  • Plasma-chemical technology and equipment for obtaining nanocoatings on fibers;
  • Methods of investigation and computation of strength of technical and medical polymer hardware.


  • Static and dynamic  testing of polymer materials (State Standard, ASTM, DIN) for tension, compression, bending, contact, indentation, rheological properties; 
  • Analysis of static strength and stress-strain behavior of products obtained from polymer composites;
  • Development of software for strength and hydrodynamic computatios.


  • Shilko S. Adaptive Composite Materials: Bionics Principles, Abnormal Elasticity, Moving Interfaces / In Book: Advances in Composite Materials – Analysis of Natural and Man-Made Materials / InTech, 2011. – Chapter 23. – P. 497–526.
  • Dovgyalo V.A., Yurkevich O.R. Composite materials and coatings based on dispersed polymers. Technological processes. Minsk, Nauka I Technika, 1992.
  • Pinchuk L.S., Goldade V.A., Shilko S.V., Neverov A.S. Introduction to systematization of “intelligent” materials. Minsk, Beloruskaya nauka, 2013.
  • Mashkov Yu.K., Kropotin O.V., Shilko S.V., Pleskachevsky Yu.M. Self-adaptation and structural modification in metal-polymer tribosystems. Omsk, OmGTU, 2013. 
  • Zhandarov S., Mäder E.  Analysis of a pull-out test with real specimen geometry. Part 1: Matrix droplet in the shape of a spherical segment. // J. Adhesion Sci. Technol. 2013, v. 27 (4), p. 430–465. Part 2: The effect of meniscus // J. Adhesion Sci. Technol. 2014, v. 28 (1), p. 65–84.

Leonid F. Ivanov

Head of department: Ph.D
Tel.: +375 (232) 34 06 24


Anatoliy M. Krasovskiy

Scientific consultant of the department. D.Sc., Professor


Sergei V. Shilko

Head of laboratory: Ph.D., associate professor, Laureate of the Prize of Academician V.A. Koptyug
Tel.: +375 (232) 34 06 31