Advanced Materials Research
The main focuses collection of 184 peer reviewed papers was to cover all aspects of materials, including advanced and functional materials, composites and applications, green and biomaterials, smart and intelligent materials and structures, processing and engineering of materials, natural and synthetic fiber composites and materials for specific applications.
The papers are grouped as follows:
I. Advanced Composites and their Applications;
II. Bio-materials and Biomimetic Materials;
III. Intelligent Processing of Materials and Structures;
IV. Nano-Materials, -Sensors and –Actuators;
V. Engineering and Structural Materials;
VI. Smart Materials and Structures;
VII. Tribology (Surface Engineering);
VIII. Materials for Fuel Cells and Solar Cells;
IX. Natural Fiber Composites;
X. Synthetic Fiber Composites;
XI. Construction and Building Materials;
XII. Soft Materials;
XIII. Functional Materials;
XIV. Materials Processing, Modeling and Technology;
XV. Green Materials;
The 110 papers are grouped as follows:
Chapter 1: Chemical Engineering;
Chapter 2: Applied Materials Engineering;
Chapter 3: Technologies in Metallurgical and Mining Industry;
Chapter 4: Related Themes.
Smart materials and structures is an area of technology which has been around for approximately 30 years or more where materials and structures are augmented by sensing and actuation functionality, and those functions are combined with control elements, all becoming an integral part of the materials and structures considered. This book collects selected Plenary Lectures and Key-Note Lectures from the VI Eccomas Thematic Conference on Smart Structures and Materials (SMART’13), June 24-26, 2013, Torino, Italy.
Collection of selected, peer reviewed papers from the 2013 3rd International Conference on Machinery, Materials Science and Engineering Applications (MMSE 2013), June 20-21, 2013, Wuhan, Hubei, China.
The 128 papers are grouped as follows:
Chapter 1: Manufacturing and Mechanical Engineering, Equipment, Design and Simulation, Analysis of Dynamic Systems;
Chapter 2: Advanced Materials and Material Science, Materials Processing and Machining;
Chapter 3: Devices Design;
Chapter 4: Automation and Control Technologies, Sensors;
Chapter 5: Electrical, Energy and Power Systems Engineering;
Chapter 6: Related Themes.
Collection of selected, peer reviewed papers from the 2013 2nd International Conference on Building Materials and Structural Engineering (BMSE2013), May 24-25, 2013, Beijing, China.
The 54 papers are grouped as follows:
Chapter 1: Research on Building Engineering and Building Materials;
Chapter 2: Structures Engineering;
Chapter 3: Research on Applied Materials;
Chapter 4: Related Topics.
The 93 papers are grouped as follows:
Chapter 1: Civil and Building Engineering, Applications;
Chapter 2: Material Engineering and Technology;
Chapter 3: Environmental Sciences and Engineering, Waste and Recycling Technologies;
Chapter 4: Manufacturing Technology and Engineering.
The 22 papers are grouped as follows:
Chapter 1: Material Science Engineering and Materials Machining;
Chapter 2: Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Applications;
Chapter 3: Miscellaneous Themes.
The 149 paper are grouped as follows:
Chapter 1: Mechatronics, Automation and Control, Signal Processing, Net and Information Technologies Applications;
Chapter 2: Methodology of Research and Analysis, Computational, Design and Modelling Technologies;
Chapter 3: Devices and Applications;
Chapter 4: Materials Science and Engineering;
Chapter 5: Materials Properties, Measuring Methods and Applications;
Chapter 6: Power, Energy Materials and Systems, Heat and Environment Engineering.
The 150 papers are grouped as follows:
I. New and Advanced Materials;
II. Material Processing Technology;
III. Building Materials, Structures and Construction Technologies;
IV. Environmental Engineering and Resources;
V. Research and Development in the Field of Mechanical Engineering;
VI. Automation, Mechatronics and Information Technology;
VII. Product Design and Engineering Management.
Collection of selected, peer reviewed papers from the 2013 3rd International Conference on Automation, Communication, Architectonics and Materials (ACAM 2013), May 25-26, 2013, Beijing, China.
The 67 papers are grouped as follows:
Chapter 1: Research on Material Science, Processing and Technologies;
Chapter 2: Building Materials, Structures and Technologies of Construction;
Chapter 3: General Mechanical Engineering;
Chapter 4: Research on Automation, Communication and Information Technologies;
Chapter 5: Other Topics.