Main Themes by Keyword: Fatigue

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Edited by: Graham Clark and Chun H. Wang
Online since: March 2014
Description: Volume is indexed by Thomson Reuters CPCI-S (WoS).
Collection of Selected, Peer Reviewed Papers from the 11th International Fatigue Congress 2014, March 2-7, 2014, Melbourne, Australia.
The 282 papers are grouped as follows:
I. Biomaterials,
II. Case Studies and Industrial Applications,
III. Case studies, Materials and Processes,
IV. Civil and Mining Structures,
V. Composites,
VI. Corrosion and Fatigue,
VII. Crack Closure and Shielding,
VIII. Crack Growth Thresholds,
IX. Creep-Fatigue,
X. Cyclic Deformation and Crack Initiation,
XI. Damage Evaluation and Fatigue Design,
XII. Damage Tolerance/Aging Aircraft,
XIII. Experimental Techniques,
XIV. Fatigue Life Enhancement,
XV. Fatigue Life Prediction and Test,
XVI. Fatigue Modelling and Simulation,
XVII. Fatigue of Coatings,
XVIII. Fracture Processes and Fatigue in Rocks, XIX. Fretting and Contact Fatigue,
XX. Growth of Short and Long Cracks,
XXI. Laser Shock Peening,
XXII. Life Prediction Methodology and Software Development,
XXIII. Management of Fatigue and Reliability, XXIV. Microstructural Aspects,
XXV. New Materials (MMCs, CMCs, Intermetallics, Hybrid Materials),
XXVI. Rail Transport,
XXVII. Reliability Analysis,
XXVIII. Residual Stresses and Fatigue,
XXIX. Structural Health Monitoring and Prognostics,
XXX. Thermomechanical Fatigue,
XXXI. Variable Amplitude Loads, Multiaxial and Mixed Mode Fatigue,
XXXII. Very-High-Cycle Fatigue,
XXXIII. Welding, Casting and Other Manufaturing Technologies,
XXXIV. Poster


Edited by: Adam Mazurkiewicz
Online since: August 2015
Description: Collection of selected, peer reviewed papers from the Special topic volume with invited peer reviewed papers only.
The 49 papers are grouped as follows:
Chapter 1: Innovative Solutions in Surface Engineering;
Chapter 2: Technologies and Mechatronic Devices for Quality Inspection and Measurements in Industry;
Chapter 3: Advanced Methods for Control Systems and Robotics;
Chapter 4: Researching and Designing of Technologies, Machines and Apparatus for Technological Systems in Mechanical Engineering;
Chapter 5: Industrial Technologies of Waste Recycling and Environmental Engineering


Edited by: Amir Khalid, Bukhari Manshoor, Erween Abdul Rahim, Waluyo Adi Siswanto and Kamil Abdullah
Online since: October 2014
Description: Collection of selected, peer reviewed papers from the 5th International Conference on Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering 2014 (ICME 2014), October 29-30, 2014, Bandung, Indonesia.
The 201 papers are grouped as follows:
Chapter 1: Materials Science, Technologies of Production and Materials Processing,
Chapter 2: Alternative Fuel and Engines,
Chapter 3: Aeronautical Systems and Technology,
Chapter 4: Acoustics and Vibration,
Chapter 5: Fatigue and Fracture Mechanics,
Chapter 6: Fluid Mechanics and Heat Transfer in Engineering Practice,
Chapter 7: Researching and Designing of Parts and Assemblies of Machines and Mechanisms,
Chapter 8: Mechatronics and Industrial Automation,
Chapter 9: Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering,
Chapter 10: Industrial Engineering and Production Management


Edited by: Knut Marthinsen, Bjørn Holmedal and Yanjun Li
Online since: June 2014
Description: Collection of selected, peer reviewed papers from the 14th International Conference on Aluminium Alloys (ICAA14), June 15-19, 2014, Trondheim, Norway.
Volume is indexed by Thomson Reuters CPCI-S (WoS).
The 211 papers are grouped as follows:
Chapter 1: Advanced Analysis,
Chapter 2: Casting and Solidification,
Chapter 3: Corrosion, Coatings and Surface Properties,
Chapter 4: Fatigue, Fracture and Creep,
Chapter 5: Joining,
Chapter 6: Mechanical Properties,
Chapter 7: Metal Plasticity and Forming,
Chapter 8: Modelling and Simulation,
Chapter 9: Novel Processes and Materials,
Chapter 10: Phase Transformations,
Chapter 11: Refining and Recycling,
Chapter 12: Thermomechanical Processing


Edited by: Seung-Bok Choi, Yun-Hae Kim and Prasad Yarlagadda
Online since: December 2013
Description: Collection of selected, peer reviewed papers from the 2013 International Conference on Applied Mechanics and Materials (ICAMM 2013), November 23-24, 2013, Zhuhai, China.
Volume is indexed by Thomson Reuters CPCI-S (WoS).
The 302 papers are grouped as follows:
Chapter 1: Damage and Fracture Mechanics;
Chapter 2: Fatigue and Creep;
Chapter 3: Dynamics, Vibration and Structural Stability;
Chapter 4: Solid Mechanics Theory and Methods and Engineering Application;
Chapter 5: Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Engineering;
Chapter 6: Computational Mechanics;
Chapter 7: Biomechanics and Sports Mechanics;
Chapter 8: Research and Design in Mechanical Engineering and Manufacturing;
Chapter 9: Geotechnical Engineering;
Chapter 10: Structural Engineering;
Chapter 11: Hydrology and Hydraulic Engineering;
Chapter 12: Construction Materials;
Chapter 13: Seismic Engineering;
Chapter 14: Architectural Design and Theory;
Chapter 15: Composites and Polymers;
Chapter 16: Micro / Nano Materials;
Chapter 17: Metal and Alloys;
Chapter 18: Biomaterials and Biotechnology;
Chapter 19: Materials Processing Technology and Chemical Engineering;
Chapter 20: Information Technologies and Computational Algorithms;
Chapter 21: Engineering Management


Edited by: Pavel Padevět
Online since: February 2016

The objective of the conference was getting acquainted with the present state, exchange of experience, entering into and strengthening mutual relations of researchers from universities, plants and scientific and research institutions in the field of experimental stress analysis and numerical modelling in mechanical and civil engineering. Between the topics of the conference were:

  • Development of experimental methods in mechanics.
  • Development of experimental methods in biomechanics.
  • New methods and applications of deformation and stress analysis in mechanical engineering equipment.
  • New methods and applications of deformation and stress analysis in building and other structures.
  • Experiment as a tool for the verification of analytical and numerical methods.
  • Experimental research and prediction of strength, life and operational reliability of structures and devices.
  • Monitoring of operational loadings and operational states of structures and devices.
  • Methods and means of teaching experimental methods.


Edited by: J. Galkiewicz
Online since: April 2016
Description: This collection of papers is related to actual problems from area of research of fatigue of materials and structures, fracture mechanics, void nucleation, void growth. In several articles are shown a new, sometimes futuristic, experimental techniques. Presented material will be useful for researchers and engineers from different branches of industry.


Edited by: Mária Mihaliková and Pavol Zubko
Online since: December 2014
Description: These are the proceedings of the 9th Scientific-Technical Conference on "Material in engineering practice, 2014". Its content was intended to present innovative materials on improving the properties of materials and quality of materials and, also on the degradation of properties during operation. Special attention was paid to the prediction of mechanical and technology materials properties as well as modern methods for testing the characteristics of materials.


Edited by: Thomas Holden, Tamas Ungar, Thomas Buslaps and Thilo Pirling
Online since: August 2017
Description: This book collected from scientific papers which were presented on 8th International Conference on Mechanical Stress Evaluation by Neutrons and Synchrotron Radiation (MECA SENS VIII 2015, September 28 – October 02 , 2015, Grenoble, France). Collection is related to the area of research the the mechanical properites of modern structural materials, their behavior in the mechanical processing and welding and also covers researches of some modern techniques for non-destructive testing of mechanical properties of materials.


Edited by: Margita Longauerová and Pavol Zubko
Online since: April 2014
Description: Collection of selected, peer reviewed papers from the the International Symposium on Metallography (Metallography 2013), April 24–26, 2013, Stará Lesná, Slovak Republic.
Volume is indexed by Thomson Reuters CPCI-S (WoS).
The 123 papers are grouped as follows: Invited Lectures,
I. Prediction, Process Simulation and Metallographic Methods,
II. Solidification and Solid State Transformation, III. Welding,
IV. Interrelationship between Microstructure and Material Properties,
V. Fractures, Defects and Material Degradation, VI. Fatigue and Creep,
VII. Nonferrous Alloys,
VIII. Powder Metallurgy, Composites, Ceramics, Superconductors and Metallic Glasses,
IX. Coatings and Nanomaterials,
X. Metallography in Archaeology (Archaeometallurgy)


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