School of Engineering

Staff Profile

Dr Vladimir Vinogradov

Lecturer in Structural Mechanics and Materials



Joined the School of Civil Engineering and Geosciences at Newcastle in 2010 as part of the Geotechnical and Structural Engineering (GEST) Group. 


PhD Mechanical Engineering (Tel Aviv University, Israel, 2003)
MSc Mechanical Engineering (Tel Aviv University, Israel, 1996, magna cum laude)
BSc Mechanical and Materials Engineering (Russia, 1991, summa cum laude) 

Industrial experience

Laboratory of Materials, Israel Defense Forces, Israel, 1996–1998 
Israel Aerospace Industries, IAI, Israel, 2006–2007

Previous positions

University of Cambridge, UK,  2007–2010 
 - Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, Research Associate

The Academic College of Judea & Samaria, Ariel, Israel, 2006 – 2007
 - Departments of Mechanical & Civil Engineering, Visiting Lecturer

Tel-Aviv Academic College of Engineering, Tel Aviv, Israel, 2006 – 2007
 - Department of Mechanical Engineering, Visiting Lecturer

University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA 2002 – 2006
 - Department of Mathematics, PostDoc Fellow & Lecturer


Research Interests

Mechanics of composite materials
Micromechanics of damage
Dislocation plasticity



Undergraduate Teaching

SFY0010  Mechanical Science
CEG2301 Structural Analysis
CEG3302 Structural Mechanics
CEG3305  Computational Engineering Analysis 

Postgraduate Teaching

CEG8306 Engineering Mechanics of Composites