Deputy Director General for Research
V. Algin was born in Minsk in 1948. He graduated from the Belarusian Polytechnic Institute n.a Order of the Red Banner of Labour with a degree in “Cars and tractors”, finished postgraduate studies of this institute, graduated from the Academy of Public Administration under the aegis of the President of the Republic of Belarus with a degree in “Public Administration”.
V. Algin – Dr. Techn. Sc. in “Dynamics, durability of machines, instruments and equipment” (1995), Prof. in “Engineering” (2006).
The area of scientific activity – the theory of resource and functional properties of machines (machines resource mechanics), computer methods of kinematic, dynamic and resource calculation of mobile machines and their transmission.
Chairman of the Belarusian Committee of IFToMM – the International Federation for the Promotion of Mechanism and Machine Science, a member of the IFToMM Technical Committee on dynamics of multibody systems.
Chairman of the Technical Committee for Standardization of Republic of Belarus TC BY 33 “Reliability in Technics”. Expert of the National Committee of the International Electrotechnical Commission of Belarus.
Deputy Chairman of the Council for the Defense of Dissertations D 01.15.01 at the Joint Institute of Mechanical Engineering of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, member of the Council for the Defense of Dissertations by 11.01.11 at the University of Civil Protection of the Ministry for Emergency Situations of the Republic of Belarus
A member of the editorial boards of scientific journals: “Chinese Journal of Mechanical Engineering” (China); “Problems of Mechanics” (Georgia); “Automotive Industry” (Moscow), (vice-chairman of the Belarusian regional editorial board); “Emergency situations: prevention and elimination” (Emergency Situations Ministry of the Republic of Belarus); “Bulletin of the University of Civil Protection of the Ministry for Emergency Situations of Belarus” (Emergency Situations Ministry of the Republic of Belarus); “Mechanics of Machines, Mechanisms and Materials” (the Joint Institute of Mechanical Engineering of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus) (deputy chief editor); “Theory of mechanisms and machines” (National Technical University); collection of scientific works “Actual problems of Mechanical Engineering” (the Joint Institute of Mechanical Engineering of the NAS of Belarus) (deputy chief editor).
V. Algin has published over 340 scientific papers, including 11 monographs (including 3 in electronic versions), more than 60 patents for inventions and utility models, certificates for computer programs.
V. Algin got personal extra charge for outstanding contribution to the social and economic development of the Republic of Belarus (2006) and lapel badge “Jubilee medal in honor of the 80-year anniversary of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus”.
He was awarded honorary certificates of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus, the State Committee on Science and Technology of the Republic of Belarus, the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus (twice), the Higher Attestation Commission of the Republic of Belarus, the Ministry of Education.