Advanced Materials Research
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.
The 677 papers grouped as follows:
Chapter 1: Mineral Prospecting and Geological Exploration;
Chapter 2: Rock and Mining Engineering, Coal Mining;
Chapter 3: Mineral Process Engineering;
Chapter 4: Oil and Gas Well Development Projects;
Chapter 5: Metallurgical Engineering;
Chapter 6: Urban and Regional Planning;
Chapter 7: Development and Management of the Energy and Power Industry;
Chapter 8: Global Climate Change and International Cooperation on Reducing and Control Carbon Emissions;
Chapter 9: Ecological Economy, Circular Economy and Low-Carbon Economy;
Chapter 10: Engineering Materials and Processing Technologies;
Chapter 11: Equipment Design, Manufacturing, Automation and Control;
Chapter 12: Information Technologies, Computer and Data Analysis Applications in Industry and Engineering;
Chapter 13: Engineering Management, Logistics and Education.
The papers are grouped as follows:
Chapter 1: Thermal and Heat Engineering;
Chapter 2: Power Machinery and Engineering;
Chapter 3: Fluid Engineering and Machinery;
Chapter 4: HVAC, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration;
Chapter 5: Power System, Control and Automation;
Chapter 6: High Voltage and Insulation Technology;
Chapter 7: Motor and Electrical;
Chapter 8: Power Electronics and Power Drives;
Chapter 9: Smart Grid Technologies;
Chapter 10: Power System Management.