Department № 5 "Technology of polymer composites"

Sector  5.1 “Technology and processing of polymer composite materials”
Sector  5.2 “Reaction extrusion”
Sector  5.3 “Interfasial phenomena in polymer composites”

Staff  - 29, including Corresponding Member of the NASB - 1; D.Sc. – 2, Ph.D. - 5.


  • Foundations of chemical technology and materials science of polymer composites;
  • Interfacial phenomena at formation and operation of polymer materials and their products
  • Physicochemical structure and properties of thermoplastic polymer materials;;
  • Foundations and technology of functionalized polymers, copolymer olefins and their blends;
  • Physico-chemistry and mechanics of contact interaction, service life prediction of constructions and tribojoints


  • Technology of engineering plastics based on thermoplastics, including glass-reinforced ones, fireproof, blended, polymer-polymer, filled composites and etc.;
  • Manufacturing and processing technology of polymer materials (reaction extrusion, extrusion- molding and other);
  • Additives to polymer composite materials; antipyrine agents, compatibilizers, impact viscosity modifiers, adhesives, etc.;
  • Concentrates of nano- and hybrid fillers;
  • Composite materials based on polytetrafluoroethylene for friction units and seals.


  • Analysis of chemical composition, physico-chemical structure and properties of polymer materials
  • Development of computing procedures and software for computer-aded design of composite components and molding facilities for their manufacture


  • Starzhinsky V.E., Farberov A.M., Pesetsky S.S, Osipenko S.A., Braginsky V.A. Precision plastic parts and ther production prooess. Minsk, Nauka i Tekhnika, 1992. Goldade V.A., Sruk V.A., Pesetsky S.S. Corrosion inhibitors for metal-polymer systems. Moscow, Khimiya, 1993.
  • Jurkowski B., Pesetskii S.S., Krivoguz Yu.M. Functionalization of olefinic polymer and copolymer blends in their melts. In: Polyolefin Blends, ed. D. Nwabunma and T. Kyu. Wiley and Sons Inc. Hoboken, New Jersey, 2008, Ch. 10, p. 269-304.
  • Jurkowski B., Pesetskii S.S. Functionalized polylefins and aliphatic polyamide blends: interphase interactions, rheology, and high elastic properties of melts. In: Polyolefin Blends, ed. D. Nwabunma and T. Kyu. Wiley and Sons Inc. Hoboken, New Jersey, 2008, Ch. 18, p. 527-555.
  • Pesetskii S.S., Bogdanovich S.P., Myshkin N.K. Tribological behavior of polymer nanocomposites produced by dispersion of nanofillers in molten thermoplastics. In «Tribology of Polymeric Nanocomposites». Ed. by Klaus F. and Alois K.S. Chapter 5. P. 119-162 / Elsevier. Kidlington, Oxford, UK, 2013.

Stepan S. Pesetskii

Head of department: : D.Sc., Professor, Laureate of the Premium of Lenin's Komsoml in science and engineering, Premium of Academy of Sciences of Belarus
Тel.: +375 (232) 34 06 38


Vasiliy N. Koval

Head of Sector 5.1.: Ph.D.
Тel.: +375 (232) 34 05 72


Yuri M. Krivoguz

Head of Sector 5.2.: Ph.D, associate professor, Laureate of the Premium of Academy of Sciences of Belarus
Тel.: +375 (232) 34 06 38


Vladimir N. Aderikha

Head of Sector 5.3.: Ph.D., associate professor
Тel.: +375 (232) 34 05 72