On September 27, 2013

**Vladimir Kukudzhanov**

**passed away**

at the age of eighty-one

at the age of eighty-one

Vladimir N. Kukudzhanov

D.Habil., Ph.D., M.S.,

Honoured Professor and Principal Research Scientist at the Department of Modeling in Solid Mechanics

D.Habil., Ph.D., M.S.,

Honoured Professor and Principal Research Scientist at the Department of Modeling in Solid Mechanics

**Born**: October 4, 1931

**Education and Degrees:**

- D.Habil., "Non stationary dynamic problems for elastoplastic media with finite deformations", 1981, Moscow State University
- Ph.D., "Stress-strain waves in elastoviscoplastic and viscoplastic media", 1959, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology
- M.S., "Elastoplastic bending taking into account shear stresses", 1955, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (Aerospace Faculty)

**Professional Status:**

- 2004-to date, Honoured Professor, Principle Researcher, Ishlinsky Institute for Problems in Mechanics of Russian Academy of Science
- 1983-2004, Head of Department of Mathematical modelling in Solid mechanics, Institute for Problems in Mechanics of Russian Academy of Science
- 1964-1983, Senior Researcher, Computer Center of Academy of Sciences of the USSR
- 1962-1964, Senior Researcher, Institute of Mechanics of Academy of Sciences of the USSR
- 1989-2011, Full Professor, Moscow State Aviation Technological University, Chair of Physics
- 1982-to date, Full Professor, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, Chair of Continuum Mechanics
- 1962-1982, Assistant Professor, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, Chair of Plasticity
- 1955-1962, Assistant Lecturer, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, Chair of Plasticity

**Membership:**

- Member of the National Committee for Theoretical and Applied Mechanics of Russia (from 1987).
- Vice-Chairman of the Scientific Council in Solid Mechanics of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
- Member of the General Council of the International Association for Computational Mechanics (1990-2004).
- Member of the Executive Council of the EUROMECH (1995-1999).
- Foreign member of National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Armenia (from 2008).
- Member of Editorial boards of scientific Journals:
- International Journal of Impact Engineering (1996-2008).
- Multidiscipline Modelling in Materials and Structures (2005-up to now).
- Izvestiya RAN. Mekhanika Tverdogo Tela (English translation: Mechanics of Solids).
- Archives of Mechanics (1994-2006).
- Problemy prochnosti i plastichnosti (Applied Problems in Strength of Materials and Plasticity. J. of High School of Russia).
- Computational continuum mechanics (2008-up to now)
- Proceedings of science-technological National Academy of Armenia (2009-up to now)

**Honours, Awards and Prizes:**

- Award from the Government of the USSR for works in Applied Mechanics (1990)
- Honoured Worker of Science of Russian Federation (1996)

**Scientific interests and Publications:**

Prof. V.N.Kukudzanov is the author of about 300 scientific works (books, papers, abstracts) devoted to different problems of computational mechanics and mathematics, theory of plasticity, nonlinear waves propagation, micromechanics, damage mechanics, elasticity and other fields of mechanics. He is the author of scientific monographs:

- Numerical Continuum Mechanics. De Gruyter, 2012. xviii, 425 pages. ISBN 978-3-11-027338-0. (Details)

- Numerical continuum mechanics. Moscow, Fizmatlit 2008. ISBN 9785-94052-163-1.
- Computer modeling of deformation, damage and fracture inelastic materials and structures. High School Publ., MFTI, 2008. ISBN 978-5-7417-0238-3 (Download in Russian);
- Numerical methods in continuum mechanics. Moscow (A course of lectures), High School Publ., MATI, 2006 (Download in Russian);
- Finite difference methods for the problems of solid mechanics (A course of lectures). Moscow, High School Publ., MFTI, 1992. ISBN 5-230-10881-9;
- Numerical methods for nonlinear problems of solid mechanics. Moscow, High School Publ., MFTI, 1990. ISBN 5-230-10778-2;
- Uniaxial wave propogation in rods. Moscow, Acad.Sci.Publ., 1977;
- Numerical solution of multidimensional waves propagation in solids. Moscow, Acad.Sci.Publ., 1976 (Download in Russian);
- Wave propagation in elastoplastic rods. Moscow, Acad.Sci.Publ., 1967 (Download in Russian).

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**List of selected recent publications in English:**

- A.G. Bagdoev and V.N. Kukudzhanov,
*Kinematic Nonlinear Wave Approaches to Describing Stochastic Processes in Semiconductors, Traffic, and Micropore Motion in Fracture Mechanics*, Mech. Solids. 48 (4), 450-457 (2013) (Details) - A.V. Kolomiyets-Romanenko and V.N. Kukudzhanov,
*Damage and rupture of thick homogeneous and double-layer plates due to bending under a rigid punch*, J. Appl. Math. Mech. 76 (5), 547-551 (2012) (Details) - V.N. Kukudzhanov and A.V. Kolomiets-Romanenko,
*A Model of Thermoelectroplasticity of Variations in the Mechanical Properties of Metals Based on Defect Structure Reorganization under the Action of Pulse Electric Current*, Mechanics of Solids (MTT). V.46, No.6, 2011, pp. 814-827 (Details) - Kukudzhanov V.N., Kolomiets-Romanenko A.V.
*Evolution of plastic properties and defect structure of the metals due to the influence of thermoelctrical action.*In "Topical Problems in Solid and Fluid Mechanics." Eds A.V. Manzhirov, N.K. Gupta, D.A. Indeitsev. Delhi: Elit Publ. House Pvt Ltd. 2011. P. 240-249. - V.N. Kukudzhanov and A.V. Kolomiets-Romanenko.
*Study of the Influence of Electric Current Dynamical Action on Mechanical Properties of Materials with Ordered Structure of Defects*, Mechanics of Solids (MTT). V.45, No.3, 2010, pp. 465-475. (Details) - V. Kukudzhanov.
*The new numerically-analytic method for integrating the multiscale thermo elastoviscoplasticity equations with internal variables*. J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 2009. Vol. 181. 012055, 8pp. (ISSN 1742-6596, http://www.iop.org/EJ/abstract/1742-6596/181/1/012055). - V.N. Kukudzhanov and V.S. Synyuk.
*The Numerical Modelling of Coupled Elastoviscoplastic Finite Deformation and Damage Processes using the Splitting Method*, Topical Problems of Solid Mechanics. November 11-14, 2008, BITS Pilani, Goa Campus. New Delhi: IIT Delhi, 2008, pp. 367-379. - V.N. Kukudzhanov and A.L. Levitin.
*Coupled Thermomechanical Model of Metal Cutting Processes taking into account a Fracture and a Fragmentation*, Topical Problems of Solid Mechanics. November 11-14, 2008, BITS Pilani, Goa Campus. New Delhi: IIT Delhi, 2008, pp. 271-282. - V.N. Kukudzhanov and A.L. Levitin.
*Numerical modeling of cutting processes for elastoplastic materials in 3D-statement*, Mechanics of Solids (MTT), V.43, No.3 / June, 2008, pp. 494-501. (Details) - V.N. Kukudzhanov.
*Multiscale Coupled Model of Thermoelastoviscoplasticity and Damage and its Application for Modelling Metal Forming Processes*. Defence Science Journal. Vol. 58. No.2. March 2008. Special Issue "Plasticity and impact mechanics", pp. 209-219. (Details) - V.N. Kukudzhanov.
*A new model and splitting method for the solution of equations of damaged elastoviscoplastic materials*. Proceedings of 9th International Symposium on Plasticity and Impact Mechanics IMPLAST 2007 21-24 August 2007, Bochum (Germany). - V.N. Kukudzhanov.
*A multiscale micromechanical model for modeling of damage of elastoiscoplastic materials*. In Proceedings of EMMC-10 Conference "Multi-phases and multi-components materials under dynamic loading", 11-14.06.2007 Kazimierz Dolny, Poland, pp. 169-178. - V.N. Kukudzhanov.
*Coupled models of elastoplasticity and damage and their integration*, Mechanics of Solids (MTT), 2006, No. 6. (Details) - V.N. Kukudzhanov.
*A new splitting method for the solution of nonlinear equations of damaged elastoviscoplastic materials with complicated yield condition*. Proceedings WCCM-VII. Los Angeles California USA, July 16-22, 2006. - V.N.Kukudzhanov and A.L.Levitin.
*The rheological instability in starin localization in plane elastoiplastic specimens under a tension*, Mechanics of Solids (MTT), No.6, 2005. (Details) - V.N.Kukudzanov.
*A New Numerico-analytical Method for the Solution of Elastoplastic Equations Based on the Splitting of Constitutive Equations*. In book Computational Plasticity VII. Ed. D.R.T. Owen, E.Onate, B.Suarez. Barselona CIMNE 2005. (Details) - N.G.Bourago and V.N.Kukudzhanov.
*A review of contact algorithms*, Mechanics of Solids (MTT), No.1, 2005. (Details) - V.N.Kukudzhanov.
*Decomposition method for elastoplastic equations*. Mechanics of Solids (MTT), No.1, 2004. (Details) - V.N.Kukudzhanov and A.L.Levitin.
*On dynamical boundary effect under the skew impact in elastoviscoplastic half-space.*Mechanics of Solids (MTT), No.4, 2003. (Details) - V.N.Kukudzanov.
*Surface shear strain localization and damage of elastoviscoplastic material in wave propagation problems.*IMPLAST 2003. Proc. 8th Intern. Symp. Plasticity and Impact Mechanics. Ed. N.K. Gupta. New Delhi: PHOENIX Publ. House, 2003. - V.N.Kukudzanov.
*Numerical Simulation of Plastic Strain Localization and Fracture Processes. Proc.*WCCM V. Eds. H.A.Mang, F.G.Rammerstorfer, Vienna, Austria, 2002.

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