Ph.D., Physics and Mathematics, 2003
Institute for Problems in Mechanical Engineering of the Russian Academy of Sciences,
St. Petersburg, Russia
Thesis: Equilibrium two-phase deformations of elastic solids and phase transition
Supervisor: Prof. A. Freidin (IPME RAS, Russia)
M.Sc., Mathematics, 1998, Diploma with honors
St. Petersburg State Marine Technical University, St. Petersburg, Russia
Area of research: applied mathematics and mechanics, mechanical behavior of materials
Present research interests: mechanics of materials with variable microstructures, stress-induced phase transformations,
nonlinear elasticity, biomechanics
Theoretical studies of the influence of deformation paths and material parameters on
the nucleation and evolution of new phase areas.
Grant of the President of the Russian Federation for young scientists and their supervisors, 2006-2007.
Supervisor: Prof. A. Freidin (IPME RAS, Russia).
Equilibrium and stability of two-phase deformations in nonlinear elastic solids
within the framework of phase transition zones.
INTAS Young Scientist Fellowship, Post-Doctoral, 2004-2005.
Supervisors: INTAS - Prof. Y. Fu
(School of Computing and Mathematics, Keele University, UK) and NIS -
Prof. A. Freidin (IPME RAS, Russia).
Research grants from the Russian Foundation for Basic Research within the frames of Young Researchers Program (2002, 2003).
Research grant (scholarship) for students, postgraduate students, young scientists
and specialists of St. Petersburg in the field of the humanities, natural, technical and medical sciences, culture and art (2001).
Participation in grants:
Thermodynamics and kinetics of structural transformations and damage accumulation in processes of deformation and fracture of multicomponent solids,
2014 - present (Project of IPME RAS, № AAAA-A18-118012190023-2)
Elaboration of models for the description of propagating phase and chemical transformations fronts in interconnection with the
processes of deformation and fracture of construction elements in microengineering applications
2019 - 2020 (Russian Science Foundation, № 19-19-00552)
Mechanochemistry of advanced anode designs in Li-ion batteries ,
2018 - 2020 (Russian Foundation for Basic Research-DFG (Germany), № 17-51-12055)
Problems of mechanics of phase and chemical transformations in homogeneous and composite materials,
2016 - 2018 (Russian Foundation for Basic Research, № 16-01-00815)
Statement and solution of coupled mechanochemistry problems,
2013 - 2015 (Russian Foundation for Basic Research, № 13-01-00687)
Kinetics of phase and chemical transformations in deformable materials,
2010-2012 (Russian Foundation for Basic Research, № 10-01-00670).
Modelling the influence of mechanical factors on growth and fracture of bones,
2009-2011 (Russian Foundation for Basic Research, № 09-01-00849).
New phase areas nucleation and development under thermal and load action on deformable solids,
2007-2009 (Russian Foundation for Basic Research, № 07-01-00525).
Modeling the effects of mechanics and chemistry on material damage and failure, 2006-2012
(Sandia National Laboratories, Contract 499338).
Influence of phase transformations on deformation, stability and fracture of elastic solids,
2004-2006 (Russian Foundation for Basic Research, № 04-01-00431).
Theoretical and experimental studies of damage in relation with defects and phase transformations,
2003 - 2011 (Fundamental Research Program of RAS).
Mechanics of phase and structure transformations in multi-phase deformable medium,
2003-2007 (Fundamental Research Program of RAS).
Mechanics of phase and structural transitions in multi-component deformable medium,
2002-2004 (Russian Ministry of Industry and Sciences, № 40.010.1 1.1195).
Phase transitions under static and dynamic loading of solids,
2002-2004 (Russian Foundation for Basic Research, № 01-01-00324)
Phase transition zones and phase boundaries evolution under the process of deformation and fracture of solids,
1998-2000 (Russian Foundation for Basic Research, № 98-01-01054).
Integration Grants 2003, 2004.
Deformations and stresses in hollow polymer particles on the stage of swelling, 2001.
Freidin A.B., Sharipova L.L., Cherkaev A.V.
On equilibrium two-phase microstructures at plane strain. Acta Mechanica, 2020, in press
Alexander B. Freidin and Leah L. Sharipova.
Two-phase equilibrium microstructures against optimal composite microstructures. Archive of Applied Mechanics, 2019, 89(3):561-580.
Freidin, A.B.,Sharipova, L.L.
Forbidden strains and stresses in mechanochemistry of chemical reaction fronts. In: Generalized Models
and Non-classical Approaches in Complex Materials 1, 2018, P. 335-348 (Advanced Structured Materials Vol. 89, Springer)
Freidin A.B., Sharipova L.L., Morozov N.F.
On locking strains in mechanochemistry of chemical reactions fronts. Chebyshevskii Sbornik. 2017;18(3):469-481. (In Russian)
Alexander B. Freidin, Elena N. Vilchevskaya, Leah L. Sharipova, Igor K. Korolev, Sergey P. Aleschenko,
and Svetlana E. Petrenko. Chemical affinity tensor and kinetics of stress-assisted chemical reaction front. 24th International Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics. Book of papers. p. 2396-2397. www.ictam2016.org
(The content of this book is available electronically only and will be archived
on the IUTAM permanent site as follows: ISBN: NR16-127/2016E-EPUB.
Catalogue Number: 978-0-660-05459-9)
Sharipova L.L., Freidin A.B., D.O. Volkova. (2015)
Kinetics of interfaces in elastic and inelastic solids,
Proc. of XI All-Russian congress on fundamental problems of theoretical and applied mechanics, Kazan,
August 20-24, pp. 4177-4179 (In Russian).
Jabareen M., Sharipova L. and Rubin M. (2012)
Cosserat Point Element (CPE) for Finite Deformation of Orthotropic Materials
// Computational Mechanics, 49(4): 525-544
Sharipova L. L. (2011) Modelling of the influence of mechanical factors on the growth plate,
Newsletter of Lobachevsky State University of Nizhni Novgorod 4(2):559-561 (in Russian).
V. Eremeyev, A. Freidin, L. Sharipova. (2007) On the stability of two-phase equilibrium
elastic bodies // Prikladnaia Matematica i Mekhanika (PMM), 1: 66 - 92 (Journal of Applied
Mathematics and Mechanics 71: 61 - 64)
Freidin A., Sharipova L. (2006) On a model of heterogeneous deformation of elastic
bodies by the mechanism of multiple appearance of new phase layers // Meccanica, 41: 321 - 339
A.B. Freidin, Y.B. Fu, L.L. Sharipova, E.N. Vilchevskaya. (2006) Shperically symmetric
two-phase deformations and phase transition zones // International Journal of Solids and Structures,
43: 4484 - 4508
A.B. Freidin, E.N. Vilchevskaya, L.L. Sharipova. (2004) Two-phase deformations of
solids // Proc. of the Lobachevskii centre of Mathematics, Vol.22. Models in Continuum
Mechanics. The lections of XVII session of the International school of models in continuum
mechanics (Russia, Kazan), 162 - 200. (In Russian)
A.B. Freidin, L.L. Sharipova, E.N. Vilchevskaya. (2004) Phase transition zones in relation
with constitutive equations of elastic solids // Proc. XXXII Summer School APM-2004.
IPME RAS, St. Petersburg, 140 - 150.
A.B. Freidlin, and L.L. Sharipova. (2003) Equilibrium two-phase deformations and
phase transition zones in a small-strain approach // Izvestiya VUZov. Sev.-Kavk.
region. (Notices of Universities. South of Russia. Natural sciences) Nonlinear Problems
of Continuum Mechanics 2nd special issue, 267 - 274. (In Russian)
V.A. Eremeev, A.B. Freidlin, and L.L. Sharipova. (2003)
Nonuniqueness and Stability in Problems of Equilibrium of Elastic Two-Phase Bodies //
Doklady Physics, 48(7): 359 - 363.
Translated from Doklady Akademii Nauk (Proceedings of the Russian Academy of Sciences),
391(2): 189 - 193.
pdf, doi .
V. Eremeyev, A. Freidin, L. Sharipova. (2003) Influence of phase transitions on stability of
deformable bodies // Structure and properties of the perspective materials and alloys:
Proceedings of XL International seminar ''Actual problem of strength of materials''
(30.09-4.10.2002. Vel. Novgorod), Vel. Novgorod, 2003, 69 - 75 (In Russian).
E. Vilchevskaya, A. Freidin, L. Sharipova. (2003) Influence of deformation path on
the strain localization due to phase transition
// Structure and properties of
the perspective materials and alloys: Proceedings of XL International seminar
''Actual problem of strength of materials'' (30.09-4.10.2002. Vel. Novgorod), Vel. Novgorod,
42 - 48 (In Russian).
A. Freidin, L. Sharipova, E. Vilchevskaya. (2002) Two-phase deformations within the
framework of phase transition zones // Theoretical and Apllied Mechanics, 28-29: 145--167.
pdf, doi .
V. Eremeyev, A. Freidin, L. Sharipova. (2002) On nonuniqueness and stability of
two-phase centrosymmetrical fields // Proc. of the XXIX Summer School
"Advanced Problems in Mechanics", SPb.: IPME RAS, 73 - 83.
V. Eremeyev, A. Freidin, L. Sharipova. (2002) On centrosymmetrical two-phase deformations //
Volume devoted to the 70th anniversary of Acad. N.F.Morozov. SPb.: 111 - 122. (In Russian)
V. Eremeyev, A. Freidin, L. Sharipova. (2001) On stability two-phase deformations
of elastic bodies in a case of small strains // Proc. of 7th International conference
"Contemporary problems of continuum mechanics devoted to the memory of academician
RAS I. I. Vorovich,
97 - 111 (In Russian).
L.L. Sharipova, V.A. Eremeyev and A.B. Freidin. (2001) On the stability of elastic
two-phase ball // Izv. vuzov. Sev.-Kavk. region. Natural Sciencies.
Math.Modelling, 166 - 168. (In Russian).