Yuri V. Petrov.
Leningrad (now St.- Petersburg) State University, USSR.
Mathematics & Mechanics Faculty (1975-1980);
Cand. of Science (Ph.D.) in Physics and Mathematics
from the Leningrad (now St.-Petersburg) State University
received in 1985;
Doct. of Science in Physics and Mathematics
from the Russian Academy of Science
received in 1995.
- The St.-Petersburg State University,
Mathematics & Mechanics Research Institute,
Mathematcs & Mechanics Faculty, St.-Petersburg;
Engineer, Post-Graduate Student,
Research Scientist, Senior Research Scientist,
Professor; teaching and research work.
The Russian Academy of Science (RAS),
Institute for Problems of Transport of the RAS;
Institute for Problems of Mechanical Engineering of the RAS, St.-Petersburg;
Senior Research Scientist, Chief Research Scientist,
Head of the
Extreme States and Structural Transitions Dynamics Department;
Director of the
Research Center of Dynamics (RCD)
at the St.-Petersburg State University
2000-Present: Member of the Scientific Council for Solid Mechanics
Problems of the Russian Academy of Science (RAS)
2001-Present: Member of the Russian National Committee on Theoretical
and Applied Mechanics
2006-Present: Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Science (RAS)