National Academy of Sciences of Belarus


Grand opening of VII Belarusian Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics "Mechanics-2016" to take place on October 5, 2016

On October 5, 2016 at 10.00 the grand opening of the VII Belarusian Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics "Mechanics-2016" will take place in the Large conference hall at the NAS of Belarus (Praspiekt Niezaliezhnasci, 66).

The forum will bring together leading scientists and experts from Belarus and foreign countries in the field of mechanics. In particular, it is expected the participation of representatives of the Central Order of the Red Banner Labor research and development Automobile and Engine Institute "NAMI" (Moscow), Institute of Transportation Systems of NSTU n.a. R.E. Alekseev (Nizhny Novgorod), Perm National Research Polytechnic University, Moscow State Technical University (MAMI), Czech Technical University, Institute of Machines Mechanics n.a. Raphael Dvali (Georgia).

The event is organized by Joint Institute of Mechanical Engineering of the NAS of Belarus, the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, State Committee on Science and Technology of the Republic of Belarus, Ministry of Education and Ministry of industry of the Republic of Belarus.

The main objectives of the Congress: to provide scientists-mechanics opportunities to showcase the results of scientific research and development, free exchange of information and opinions in the field of research and design of machines, mechanisms and engineering materials; to popularize the results of national research and development in the field of mechanics; to establish contacts between scientists in order to participate in the implementation of joint research projects, as well as to conclude agreements and contracts.

In the hall of the NASB Presidium the participants will be presented with the exhibition of scientific and technical developments of the Institute. Republican Scientific and Technical Library will open the exhibition of novelties of scientific literature.

On October 6, 2016 from 09.00 to 17.30 3 sections will work within the Congress, including "Machines mechanics"; "Resource mechanic"; "Technological mechanics". On October 7, in the conference hall of the Joint Institute of Mechanical Engineering of the NAS of Belarus will host a wrap-up and closing of the Congress.

It's planned to present at the Congress 111 research reports.

To view the Congress program and other details, please visit

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