"Topical Problems Of Continuum Mechanics"
dedicated to centenary of Academician Nagush Kh. Arutyunyan
8 – 12 October, 2012 Tsakhkadzor, Armenia

Contents and Abstracts of Proceedings




Organizing Committee

Sergey A. Ambartsumyan (Armenia)
Nikita F. Morozov (Russia)
Suren M. Mkhitaryan (Armenia)
Alexander V. Manzhirov (Russia)
Vahram N. Hakobyan (Armenia)
Avetik V.Sahakyan (Armenia)
Mezhlum A. Sumbatyan (Russia)
Scientific Secretaries:
Lilit L.Dashtoyan (Armenia)
Dmitri A. Parshin (Russia)

International Scientific Committee
Aghalovyan L.(Armenia),
Aghayan K. (Armenia),
Alexandrov V.(Russia),
Altenbach H. (Germany),
Annin B. (Russia),
Arutyunyan R. (Russia),
Avetisyan A. (Armenia),
Babeshko V. (Russia),
Bagdoev A. (Armenia),
Baghdasaryan G. (Armenia),
Bantsuri R. (Georgia),
Bazhenov V. (Russia),
Belubekyan M. (Armenia),
Bolotnik N. (Russia),
Burenin A. (Russia),
Casiati F. (Italy),
Chernousko F. (Russia),
Cherny G. (Russia),
Danoyan Z. (Armenia),
Fedotov I. (RSA),
Filippov V.(Russia),
Fomin V. (Russia),
Gdoutos E. (Greece),
Ghazaryan K. (Armenia),
Ghukasyan A. (Armenia),
Goldshtein R. (Russia),
Goryacheva I. (Russia),
Grigorenko Ya.(Ukraine),
Grigoryan E. (Armenia),
Grigoryan S. (Russia),
Grinchenko V. (Ukraine),
Guidugli P. (Italy),
Gupta N. (India),
Guz A. (Ukraine),
Hasanyan D. (USA),
Indeitsev D. (Russia),
Jaiani G. (Georgia),
Joubert S. (RSA),
Kalinchuk V. (Russia),
Kanel G. (Russia),
Kaplunov J. (Great Britain),
Karapetyan K. (Armenia),
Kirakosyan R. (Armenia),
Kirillova I. (Russia),
Klimov D. (Russia),
Kossovich L. (Russia),
Kudish I. (USA),
Kukudzhanov (Russia),
Kulikovsky A.(Russia),
Kuvyrkin G.( Russia),
Levin V. (Russia),
Lipanov A. (Russia),
Lipatov I. (Russia),
Lokoschenko A. (Russia),
Lomakin E. (Russia),
Lurie S. (Russia),
Marzocca P. (USA),
Matveenko V. (Russia),
Minnetyan L.(USA),
Movchan A. (Russia),
Movsisyan L. (Armenia),
Mroz Z. (Poland),
Panin V. (Russia),
Petrov Yu. (Russia),
Polyanin A. (Russia),
Popov G. (Ukraine),
Radaev Yu. (Russia),
Sarkisyan S.H. (Armenia),
Sarkisyan S.V. (Armenia),
Sarkisyan V. (Armenia),
Seyranyan A. (Russia),
Shifrin E. (Russia),
Silnikov M. (Russia),
Surzhikov S. (Russia),
Tamuz V. (Latvia),
Tokmajyan H. (Armenia),
Vatulyan A. (Russia),
Zimin V. (Russia).
First Annoncement



  • National Committee on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics of Armenia
  • Ministry of Science and Education of the Republic of Armenia
  • Russian National Committee on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics
  • Solid Mechanics Scientific Council of Russian Academy of Sciences
  • Institute of Mechanics of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Armenia
  • Ishlinsky Institute for Problems in Mechanics of the Russian Academy of Sciences
  • Yerevan State University
  • Yerevan State University of Architecture and Construction
  • State Engineering University of Armenia

Conference Topics

  • Contact mechanics
  • Mechanics of accreted solids
  • Thin-walled systems
  • Mechanics of viscoelastic and plastic solids
  • Tribology
  • Fracture mechanics
  • Coupled fields in deformable media
  • Mechanics of composites
  • Soil mechanics
  • Mechanics of fluids
  • Optimal design and control theory
  • Mechanics of nano-systems
  • Structural mechanics
  • Biomechanics
  • Hydraulics and hydraulic facilities
  • Experimental mechanic

Preliminary Program

  • 7 October – participants registration and arrival in Tsakhkadzor
  • 8 October – opening of conference, sessions
  • 9-11 October – sessions
  • 12 October – closing of conference and departure

Important Dates And Deadlines

  • 15 May 05 June 2012 the last day of applications' reception of participation in conference with annotation of proposed report
  • 20 June 2012 information about accepted reports on website of conference
  • 1 August 2012 the last day of representation of the texts of the reports, preparing in Microsoft Word format

Paper Submission

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