The Institute of Mechanics was established on April the 10th, 1979 under the Government decision No 147/CP as an institution of National Centre for Scientific Research of Vietnam.


Address: 264 Doi can, Ba dinh, Ha noi, Vietnam

 Phone: 024.38325541

 Email: [email protected]


Former directors of the Institute were:

Prof. Academician Nguyễn Văn Đạo : 1979-1990

Prof. Dr. Sc. Nguyễn Văn Điệp : 1990-1997

Prof. Dr. Sc. Nguyễn Cao Mệnh : 1997-2002

Prof. Dr. Sc. Nguyễn Tiến Khiêm : 2002-2008

Prof. Dr. Sc. Dương Ngọc Hải : 2008-2009

Prof. Dr. Sc. Nguyễn Đông Anh : 2009-2014

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Đinh Văn Mạnh : 2014 - 2023

Dr.Tran Thanh Hai: from 07/2023- now


During the period of 2014-2019 the Directorate of the Institute is

Director: Dr. Tran Thanh Hai

Deputy Directors: Prof. Dr. Nguyễn Việt Khoa

Deputy Directors: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Lã Đức Việt

Chairman of the Scientific Council: Prof. Dr. Nguyen Dinh Kien