Scientific identifiers

Scopus ID

8840090300

SPIN RSCI

6567

Researcher ID

G-3055-2011

Scholar ID

g8IOQdMAAAAJ

Scientific interests

Finite element analysis and modeling, structural analysis and dynamics, solid mechanics, stress analysis, mechanics of materials, computer-aided engineering (CAE), mechanical behavior of materials, mechanical properties

  • Education & Experience
  • Membership in advisory bodies and expert groups
  • Significant projects
  • 1978: graduated from Leningrad Polytechnic Institute’s Faculty of Physics and Mechanics with a degree in Machinery Dynamics and Strength
  • 1985: obtained his Ph.D. in Engineering for the thesis entitled “Simulation and finite element analysis of composite structures of power-generating units” (field of study: Dynamics and Strength of Machinery, Devices, Instrumentation and Equipment)
  • 1987 – present: founded and leads the Computational Mechanics Education, Research and Innovation Laboratory (CompMechLab) at the Graduate School of Mechanics and Control Processes, Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University’s Institute of Physics and Mechanics (formerly the Computational Mechanics Education and Research Laboratory (CompMechLab) at the Department of Mechanics and Control Processes, Leningrad Polytechnic Institute’s Faculty of Physics and Mechanics)
  • 2001–2010: Director of the Department of Computer-Aided Design (CAD) and Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE) at the SPbPU Central IT and Computing Facility
  • 2002–2010: Deputy Dean of the SPbPU Faculty of Physics and Mechanics
  • 2007–2010: Director for Research and Innovation of the SPbPU Research Institute of Materials and Technology
  • 2010–2011: SPbPU Deputy Rector for Advanced Projects, Executive Director of the SPbPU Joint Science and Technology Institute
  • 2011–2021: SPbPU Vice-Rector for Advanced Projects
  • April 2021 – present: SPbPU Vice-Rector for Digital Transformation
  • Chairman, Public and Expert Council of the National Technology Initiative federal project
  • Leader (Co-Chair), National Technology Initiative’s Technet (Advanced Manufacturing Technologies) Working Group
  • Vice-Chairman, Russian Ministry of Science and Higher Education’s Coordinating Council for the Engineering, Technology and Engineering Trades field of education and training
  • Member, Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Council for Engineering and Industrial Design
  • Member, Russian Federal Agency for Technical Regulation and Metrology’s Technical Committee 700 “Mathematical modeling and high-performance computing technologies” and Technical Committee 371 “Non-destructive testing”
  • Member, Interagency Commission on Technology Development at the Russian Government’s Commission for Economic Modernization and Innovation-Based Development
  • Member, Council for Digital Economy Development at the Russian Federal Assembly’s Federation Council
  • Chairman, National Technology Initiative Platform’s Supervisory Board Committee on Strategy and Personnel
  • Member, Agency for Strategic Initiatives’ Expert Council
  • Corresponding Member, Russian Academy of Engineering
  • Corresponding Member, International Higher Education Academy of Sciences

Education & Experience

  • 1978: graduated from Leningrad Polytechnic Institute’s Faculty of Physics and Mechanics with a degree in Machinery Dynamics and Strength
  • 1985: obtained his Ph.D. in Engineering for the thesis entitled “Simulation and finite element analysis of composite structures of power-generating units” (field of study: Dynamics and Strength of Machinery, Devices, Instrumentation and Equipment)
  • 1987 – present: founded and leads the Computational Mechanics Education, Research and Innovation Laboratory (CompMechLab) at the Graduate School of Mechanics and Control Processes, Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University’s Institute of Physics and Mechanics (formerly the Computational Mechanics Education and Research Laboratory (CompMechLab) at the Department of Mechanics and Control Processes, Leningrad Polytechnic Institute’s Faculty of Physics and Mechanics)
  • 2001–2010: Director of the Department of Computer-Aided Design (CAD) and Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE) at the SPbPU Central IT and Computing Facility
  • 2002–2010: Deputy Dean of the SPbPU Faculty of Physics and Mechanics
  • 2007–2010: Director for Research and Innovation of the SPbPU Research Institute of Materials and Technology
  • 2010–2011: SPbPU Deputy Rector for Advanced Projects, Executive Director of the SPbPU Joint Science and Technology Institute
  • 2011–2021: SPbPU Vice-Rector for Advanced Projects
  • April 2021 – present: SPbPU Vice-Rector for Digital Transformation

Membership in advisory bodies and expert groups

  • Chairman, Public and Expert Council of the National Technology Initiative federal project
  • Leader (Co-Chair), National Technology Initiative’s Technet (Advanced Manufacturing Technologies) Working Group
  • Vice-Chairman, Russian Ministry of Science and Higher Education’s Coordinating Council for the Engineering, Technology and Engineering Trades field of education and training
  • Member, Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Council for Engineering and Industrial Design
  • Member, Russian Federal Agency for Technical Regulation and Metrology’s Technical Committee 700 “Mathematical modeling and high-performance computing technologies” and Technical Committee 371 “Non-destructive testing”
  • Member, Interagency Commission on Technology Development at the Russian Government’s Commission for Economic Modernization and Innovation-Based Development
  • Member, Council for Digital Economy Development at the Russian Federal Assembly’s Federation Council
  • Chairman, National Technology Initiative Platform’s Supervisory Board Committee on Strategy and Personnel
  • Member, Agency for Strategic Initiatives’ Expert Council
  • Corresponding Member, Russian Academy of Engineering
  • Corresponding Member, International Higher Education Academy of Sciences

Significant projects

Key publications

  1. Borovkov A., Galerkin Yu., Petukhov E., Drozdov A., Yadikin V., Rekstin A., Semenovskiy V., Solovyeva O., Marenina L. CFD researches of centrifugal compressor stage vane diffusers in interests of math modeling // Int. J. of Advanced Manufacturing Technology. 2022. Vol.118, 129–141. (https://doi.org/10.1007/s00170-021-07335-5)
  2. Borovkov A.I., Bolsunovskaya M.V., Gintciak A.M. Intelligent data analysis for infection spread prediction // Sustainability. 2022. Vol. 14. № 4. (https://doi.org/10.3390/su14041995)
  3. Mohan M., Ramachandran A., Amran M., Borovkov A. Determination of Buckling Behavior of Web Stiffened Cold-Formed Steel Built-Up Column under Axial Compression// Materials. 2022.Vol. 15. № 9, 2968. https://doi.org/10.3390/ma15092968 
  4. Borovkov A., Maslov L., Tarasenko F., Zhmaylo M., Maslova I., Solovev D. Development of elastic–plastic model of additively produced titanium for personalised endoprosthetics // Int. J. of Advanced Manufacturing Technology. Vol. 117. 2021 (https://doi.org/10.1007/s00170-021-07460-1)
  5. Kiauka M., Kasatkin M., Tcygantceva I., Efimov-Soini N., Borovkov A. Method for residual strain modeling taking into account mold and distribution of heat transfer coefficients for thermoset composite material parts // Int. J. of Advanced Manufacturing Technology. 2021. Vol. 117. (https://doi.org/10.1007/s00170-021-07149-5)
  6. Maslov L., Borovkov A., Maslova I., Soloviev D., Zhmaylo M., Tarasenko F. Finite Element Analysis of Customized Acetabular Implant and Bone after Pelvic Tumour Resection throughout the Gait Cycle // Materials. 2021. 14(22), 7066; (https://doi.org/10.3390/ma14227066)
  7. Borovkov A., Voinov I., Galerkin Y., Kaminsky R., Drozdov A., Solovyeva O., Soldatova K. Design, plant test and CFD calculation of a turbocharger for a low-speed engine // Applied Sciences (Switzerland). Vol. 10. 2021 (https://doi.org/10.3390/app10238344
  8. Borovkov A., Rozhdestvenskiy O., Pavlova E., Glazunov A., Savichev K. Key barriers of digital transformation of the high-technology manufacturing: An evaluation method // Sustainability. Vol. 13. 2021 (https://doi.org/10.3390/su132011153)
  9. Abbasi H.A., Johl S.K., Shaari Z.B.H., Moughal W., Mazhar M., Musarat M.A., Rafiq W., Farooqi A.S., Borovkov A. Consumer Motivation by Using Unified Theory of Acceptance and Use of Technology towards Electric Vehicles // Sustainability, Vol. 13(21), 2021. 12177; (https://doi.org/10.3390/su132112177)
  10. Ali M., de Azevedo A.R.G., Marvila M.T., Khan M.I., Memon A.M., Masood F., Almahbashi N.M.Y., Shad M.K., Khan M.A., Fediuk R., Timokhin R., Borovkov A. The influence of Covid-19-induced daily activities on health parameters – a case study in Malaysia // Sustainability. 2021. Vol. 13. 7465 (https://doi.org/10.3390/su13137465)
  11. Borovkov A.I., Bolsunovskaya M.V., Gintciak A.M., Kudryavtseva T.J. Simulation Modelling Application for Balancing Epidemic and Economic Crisis in the Region // Int. J. of Technology. Vol. 11. 2020 (https://doi.org/10.14716/ijtech.v11i8.4529)
  12. Borovkov A.I., Maslov L.B., Ivanov K.S., Kovaleva E.N., Tarasenko F.D., Zhmaylo M.A. Method of highly adequate modeling of additively manufactured materials // Int. J. of Mechanical and Production Engineering Research and Development (IJMPERD). – 2020. – 10. – 3. С. 14333-14346
  13. Borovkov A.I., Maslov L.B., Ivanov K.S., Kovaleva E.N., Tarasenko F.D., Zhmaylo M.A. Application of finite element homogenization technique for efficient modeling of additively manufactured metamaterials // Int. J. of Mechanical and Production Engineering Research and Development (IJMPERD). – 2020. – 10. – 3. С. 14861-14878. (https://doi.org/10.24247/ijmperdjun20201416 )
  14. Mamchits, D., Novokshenov A., Nemov A., Borovkov A. et al. On multistage development of ITER High Field Side Reflectometry diagnostic module design based on thermal stress numerical assessment  // Fusion Engineering and Design, 1 March 2019 (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fusengdes.2019.02.049)
  15. Nemov A., Novokshenov A., Lagutkina A., Sycheva S., Mamchits D., Borovkov А., Vershkov V., Shelukhin D., Lukyanov V. Multiphysics engineering analyses for high field side reflectometry // Fusion Engineering and Design, 2017, no. 124, pp. 501-506. (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fusengdes.2017.05.077)
  16. Modestov V.S., Nemov A.S., Borovkov A.I., Buslakov I.V., Lukin A.V., Kochergin M.M., Mukhin E.E., Litvinov A.E., Koval A.N., Andrew P. Engineering analyses of ITER divertor diagnostic rack design // Fusion Engineering and Design, 2013, vol. 88, Issue 9 - 10, 2038 - 2042. (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fusengdes.2013.02.151)
  17. Nemov A., Panin A., Borovkov A., Khovayko M., Zhuravskaya E., Krasikov Yu., Biel W., Neubauer O. Dynamic structural analysis of a fast shutter with a pneumatic actuator // Fusion Engineering and Design, 2013, Volume 88, Issue 9 - 10, 2133 - 2137. (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fusengdes.2013.02.143)
  18. Mukhin E.E., Semenov V.V., Razdobarin A.G., Tolstyakov S.Yu., Kochergin M.M., Kurskiev G.S., Berezutsky A.A., Podushnikova K.A., Masyukevich S.V., Chernakov P.V., Borovkov A.I., Modestov V.S., Nemov A.S., Voinov I.B., Kornev A.F., Stupnikov V.K., Borisov A.A., Baranov G.N., Koval A.N., Makushina A.F., Yelizarov B.A., Kukushkin A.S., Enchevaf A., Andrew P. The ITER divertor Thomson scattering system: engineering and advanced hardware solutions // Journal of Instrumentation (JINST), 2012, v.7, No. 2, C02063. (https://doi.org/10.1088/1748-0221/7/02/C02063)
  19. Nemov A.S., Boso D.P., Voynov I.B., Borovkov A.I., Schrefler B.A. Generalized stiffness coefficients for ITER superconducting cables, direct FE modeling and initial configuration // Cryogenics, 2010, Volume 50, Issue 5, 304 - 314. (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cryogenics.2009.11.006)
  20. Mikhaluk D.S., TruongT.C., Borovkov A.I., Lomov S.V., Verpoest I. Experimental Observations and Finite Element Modelling of Damage Initiation and Evolution in Carbon/Epoxy Non-Crimp Fabric Composites // Engineering Fracture Mechanics. Volume 75, Issue 9. 2008. 2751-2766. (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.engfracmech.2007.03.010)
  21. Borovkov A., Gaev A., Nemov A., Neubauer O., Panin A. 3-D Finite Element Electromagnetic and Stress Analyses of the JET LB-SRP Divertor Element (Tungsten Lamella Design) // Fusion Engineering and Design. 82 (2007). 1871 – 1877. (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fusengdes.2007.04.023)
  22. Hirai T., Bondarchuk E., Borovkov A.I., Koppitz Th., Linke J., Mertens Ph., Neubauer O., Panin A., Philipps V., Pintsuk G., Sadakov S., Steinbrech R.W., Schweer B., Uytdenhouwen I., Vaen R., Samm U., Sievering R. Development and testing of a bulk tungsten tile for the JET divertor // Physicа Scripta. 2007. T128. 144 - 149. (https://doi.org/10.1088/0031-8949/2007/T128/028)
  23. Palmov V.A., Borovkov A.I. Six Fundamental Boundary Value Problems in the Mechanics of Periodic Composites // Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vols. 5-6, 2006. 551 –558. (https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMM.5-6.551)
  24. Avdeev I., Borovkov A.I., Kiylo O.L., Lovell M.R., Onipede D. Mixed 2D and beam formulation for modeling sandwich structures // Int. J. Engineering Computations. V.19 (4). 2002. 451–466. (https://doi.org/10.1108/02644400210430208)
  25. Borovkov A.I., Palmov V.A., Banichuk N.V., Stein E., Saurin V.V., Barthold F.-J., Misnik Yu.Yu. Finite Element Modelling and Structural Optimization based on Macro-Failure Criterion for Laminated Composite Structures with Free Edge // Int. J. Computational Civil and Structural Engineering. V.1, Issue 1, 2000. 91 – 104. (https://doi.org/10.1117/12.375460)
  26. Borovkov A.I., Palmov V.A., Banichuk N.V., Stein E., Saurin V.V., Barthold F.-J. Macro-Failure Criterion for the Theory of Laminated Composite Structures with Free Edge Delaminations // Int. J. Computers & Structures. V.76 (1-3) 2000. 195-204. (https://doi.org/10.1016/s0045-7949(99)00169-8)
  27. Borovkov A.I., Kiylo O., Bondarchuk E. et al. Three Dimensional Numerical Structural Analysis of the ITER Magnet System at Fault Event // Plasma Devices and Operations. 1999. V.7. 1-9. (https://doi.org/10.1080/10519999908228755)
  28. Ledentsov N., Shchukin V., Grundmann M., Kirstaedter N., Böhrer J., Schmidt O., Bimberg D., Ustinov V., Egorov A., Zhukov A., Kop’ev P., Zaitsev S., Gordeev N., Alferov Zh., Borovkov A., Kosogov A., Ruvimov S., Werner P., Gösele U., Heydenreich J. Direct Formation of Vertically Coupled Quantum Dots in Stranski-Krastanow Growth // Physical Review. B. V.54. N12. 1996. 8743-8750. (https://doi.org/10.1103/physrevb.54.8743)