The legal basis for publication ethics are legal acts: Guided by the Constitution of the Republic of Belarus; the Civil Code of the Republic of Belarus; the Law of the Republic of Belarus "On Copyright and Related Rights"; Universal Copyright Convention, signed at Geneva on 6 September 1952, the Code of Ethics of scientific publications, formulated on the Ethics of Scientific Publications Committee (Moscow, Russia); Code of conduct and best practice guidelines for the editor (Code of Conduct and Best Practice Guidelines for Journal Editors), developed by the Committee of Publication Ethics (Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE)).

Editors of the Journal "Mechanics of machines, mechanisms and materials" guarantee adherence of:

  • scientific paper publication ethics;
  • scientific paper authorship ethics;
  • scientific paper review ethics;
  • scientific paper editorial ethics.



  • Poddubko Sergei Nikolaevich, Ph.D. in Engineering Science, Associate Professor, Joint Institute of Mechanical Engineering of the NAS of Belarus


  • Ishin Nikolai Nikolaevich, Doctor of technical sciences, Associate Professor, Joint Institute of Mechanical Engineering of the NAS of Belarus
  • Mariev Pavel Lukyanovich, Doctor of technical sciences
  • Pleskachevsky Yuri Mikhailovic, Corresponding member of the NAS of Belarus, Doctor of technical sciences, Professor, Belarusian National Technical University

Executive secretary


  • оperative informing of scientific community about the achievements of domestic mechanics and mechanical engineering;
  • to cover the results of scientific research and developments of academic, university, industry and branded science;
  • to provide information about the state and progress of scientific research and development in the field of mechanics, mechanical engineering for creation a new highly effective and competitive technics and advanced technological processes.


  • to inform scientists about new developments in the field of mechanical engineering in the country and abroad, development and implementation on practice of scientific ideas;
  • to maintain domestic scientists and specialists through publication of their achievements;
  • to provide opportunities for:
    scientific community discussion;
    preparation of joint innovation projects;
    applicants of scientific degree (titles) to publish their works for recognition of the Higher Attestation Commission of the Republic of Belarus;
  • to inform about:
    the achievements of Belarusian scientists and engineers;
    the latest materials, equipment, technologies.


  • to ensure Journal authority by means of inclusion international editorial board of the Belarusian and foreign leading scientists in the Editorial Board;
  • to consolidate with representatives of different scientific schools, public associations, scientific organizations, higher education institutions and enterprises;
  • to comply the Code of Ethics of scientific publications by all parties involved in the process of publication of scientific papers;
  • to ensure the high quality and reliability of published materials; thoroughness, originality, clarity, completeness of publications; adherence to editors’ independence and integrity.

  • Basaran Cemal Ph. D., Professor of Mechanics, State University of New York at Buffalo, USA
  • Bakhmutov Sergei Vasilievich (Russia) - Doctor of technical sciences, Professor, FSUE «Central Scientific Research Automobile and Engine Institute» of the Russian Federation.
  • Voytsekhovsky Kzhistof (Poland) - Doctor of physico-mathematical sciences, Professor, Institute of Molecular Physics.
  • Davitashvili Nodar Sumbatovich (Georgia) - Doctor of technical sciences, Professor, Georgian Technical University .