264 Doi Can, Ba dinh, Hanoi, Vietnam
Director:    Dr. Tran Thanh Hai

Vice Directors: Prof. Nguyen Viet Khoa
                          Assoc. Prof. Dr. La Duc Viet

Decision No: 147/CP of Government, date 10 April 1979
Signed by: Prime Minister Socialist Republic of Vietnam

264 Doi can, Ba dinh, Ha noi, Vietnam
Phone:  024.38325541
Fax: 024. 37622039
Director: Dr. Tran Thanh Hai
Vice Directors: Prof. Nguyen Viet Khoa
  Assoc. Prof. Dr. La Duc Viet

Chairman: Prof. Dr. Sc. Pham Duc Chinh

Deputy Chairman: Assoc. Prof. PhD. Nguyen The Duc, PhD. Pham Thi Minh Hanh

Secretary: MSc. Nguyen Thi Hong Hanh

Members: 15

  • Research on fundamental and modern problems of mechanics in the key State-level scientific and technological programs.
  • Research and development of new technologies in mechanics for the key economic technological programs of Vietnam
  • Implement and apply research results into industrial and civilian uses, transfer of technological advances in the field of mechanics into Vietnam.
  • International co-operation, scientific exchanges. Participation in education and training of highly qualified specialists in mechanics
1. Department of Technical Diagnosis;
2. Department of Mechatronics;
3. Department of Structural Mechanics;
4. Department of Marine Mechanics and Environment;
5. Department of Mechanics of Solids;
6. Department of Testing, Technical Diagnosis of Structures and Equipments.
7. Department of Simulation and Analysis of Structures;
8. Department of Noise and Vibration Control Technology;
9. Department of Hydrodynamics and Disaster Mitigation;
10. Department of Industrial and Environment Fluid Dynamics;
11. Department of Signal Processing and Automation;
12. Department of Mechanics of Complex Materials and Elasto-Plastic Structures
13. Administration Department
14. IMTECH (Improvement of Technology Company)
15. Cooperating unit: Faculty of Engineering Mechanics and Automation – University of Engineering and Technology, VNU Hanoi.
16. School of Mechanical Engineering and Automation, Graduate University of Science and Technology
Total: 98
  • Professors: 03
  • Associate Professors: 06
  • Doctors of Science: 03 
  • Doctors: 28
  • Masters: 37
  • Bachelors: 17
  • Others: 03

- Carrying out projects in the frame of state-level and ministry-level in the areas of Structural Mechanics, Mechatronics and Automation, Industrial and Environmental Fluid Dynamics, Marine Mechanics and Sea Environment.
- Carrying out projects in Mechanics in the frame of National Foundation for Science & Technology Development (Nafosted);
- Research and developing the methods for assessing and monitoring technical condition and quality of structures; developing the computational technology in oil extraction; Flood prediction; Control and automation;
- Carrying out contracts with Ministries, Department of cities and other agencies;
- Training doctors and masters in Mechanics and Engineering Mechanics. Cooperating with University of Engineering and Technology, VNU Hanoi in training engineer and master of Engineering Mechanics. Managing school of Mechanical Engineering and Automation, Graduate University of Science and Technology, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology.


Ta Quang Buu Prize 2019 for A/Prof. D.Sc. Pham Duc Chinh in Engineering And Technology with the paper Pham DC, “Consistent limited kinematic hardening plasticity theory and path-independent shake-down theorems”, International Journal of Mechanical Sciences 130 (2017), pp 11–18.

* 112 articles in ISI-covered journals, 29 articles in ISSN-indexed journals.
* 65 articles in VAST2-indexed journals
*153 articles in other national journals and National/International Conferences.
* 06 patents
* 13 monographs and textbooks.
* 22 basic research projects funded by Nafoted, total budget about 16 billions VND.
* 41 VAST-level projects; total budget 22,4 billion VND.
* 01 project funded by Ministry of Industry and Trade, total budget 3,36 billion VND
* 01 project funded by Hanoi Department of Science and Technology, total budget 1,095 billion VND
* 01 project funded by KC4.0 program, total budget 8,162 billion VND
* 01 annual project funded by Environment Protection Fund, total budget 7,1 billion VND
* 131 Institution-level projects, total budget 5,479 billion VND
* 41 contracts with total budget 24,787 billion VND.
* International cooperation with numerous research institutions and universities of Australia, France, Germany, Great Britain, Italia, Japan, Poland, Russia, Sweden, Ukraine, USA, Korea, …
* 27 PhD candidates, 01 Master candidates, 02 postdoc.