Vladimir Kobelev, Russian automotive engineer, consultant. Achievements include research in optimization of composite structures, POLY-V-BELT dynamics in passenger car motors, valve spring dynamics, side load springs in Macpherson suspension; provider of polydyn system for optimization of serpentine belts for passenger car motors. Business. Recipient Russian Academy of Sciences medal, 1984.
Kobelev, Vladimir was born on June 11, 1959 in Rostov-on-Don, Russia. Son of Vladimir N. and Elena (Kovalevitsch) K.
Master of Science, Physical-Technology Institute, Moscow, 1982; Doctor of Science, Physical-Technology Institute, Moscow, 1984; Doctor in Natural Science, State Minister for Science and Technology, Germany, 1992; Dhabil, privat dozent, University Siegen, Germany, 2000.
Research scientist Academy of Sciences, Moscow, 1983-1986, group leader, 1986; Humboldt research fellow University Siegen, Germany, 1989-1992, assistant professor engineering Germany, 1992-1993; technical development engineer Muhr und Bender, Attendorn, Germany, since 1993; Author: Optimization of Structures Made of Composite Materials, 1988; contributor over 60 articles to international scientific journals, including International Journal Solids and Structures, International Journal Optimization and Applications, Computers and Structures, International Journal mechanics of Structures and Machines.
Fellow Alexander von Humboldt Club (Bonn); International Society Optimization
International Society Computational and Numerical Math.