Programme

On this page you can find an overview of the conference programme. For more detailed information about titles, authors and locations, please follow the linked dates below.

Monday 2 July

09:00  Registration and coffee
10:00  Welcome and Introduction
10:20

 Keynote

  • Towards a population-based approach to structural health monitoring
        Professor K Worden, University of Sheffield
11:00  Coffee break
11:20

 Parallel sessions:

 Structural Health Monitoring (5 talks) and Computer Techniques (3 talks)

13:00  Lunch
14:00

 Keynote

  • Vibration analysis of complex engineering systems with uncertain properties

        Professor R Langley, Cambridge University

14:40  Parallel sessions

 Railway 1 (2 talks) and Fluid/Structural Interaction (2 talks)

15:40  Coffee break
16:00  Parallel sessions

 Railway 2 (2 talks) and Neutron Diffraction (2 talks)

17:00  Exhibition and drinks reception
19:00  Conference dinner

Tuesday 3 July

08:30  Registration and coffee
09:00

 Keynote

  • Vibration energy harvesting: fundamentals and applications

       Professor S Beeby, University of Southampton

09:40

 Parallel sessions

 Aerospace (3 talks) and Materials characterisation (4 talks)

11:00  Coffee break
11:20

 Parallel sessions

 Rotating machinery (4 talks) and Dynamics theory (3 talks)

13:00  Lunch
14:00

 Parallel sessions

 Experimental technique (4 talks) and Friction (1 talk)

15:40  Coffee break
16:00  Parallel sessions

 Manufacturing (3 talks) and Composites (2 talks)

Wednesday 4 July

08:30  Registration and coffee
09:00

 Keynote

  • Integrating full-field experimental imaging techniques for on-site inspections and stress based non-destructive evaluation

       Professor J Barton, University of Southampton

09:40

 Parallel sessions

 Damping (4 talks) and Crack growth (2 talks)

11:00  Coffee break
11:20

 Parallel sessions

 Damage (4 talks) and Acoustic methods (3 talks)

12:40

 Session: Experimental Techniques (1 talk)

13:00  Lunch
14:00

 Session: Structural vibration (4 talks)

15:40 Closing remarks
16:00 Coffee break and departure

Key dates

  • Paper submission deadline [extended]:
    18 June 2018
  • Early registration deadline:
    5 June 2018
  • Registration deadline:
    26 June 2018

More information

Authors of accepted abstracts will have the option to publish their papers in IOP Publishing’s Journal of Physics: Conference Series and/or in the special edition Advances in Computational Stress and Vibration Analysis, of the European Journal of Computational Mechanics (EJCM).