SPECIAL SESSIONS

Special Session 1
EXPERIMENTAL AND COMPUTATIONAL FLUID DYNAMICS (E&CFD) (SS1)
Prof. Chin-Hsiang Cheng
National Cheng Kung University,
Taiwan

Special Session 2
PLASTICITY AND CONSTITUTIVE MODELLING (SS2)
Organiser(s):
Prof. A. Oechsner
Esslingen University of Applied Sciences,
Germany 
Dr. Ralf Landgraf
Chemnitz University of Technology,
Germany 

Special Session 3
BIOMECHANICS, BIOMATERIALS, BIOMECHATRONICS AND BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING SOLUTIONS (SS3)
Prof. J.A. Beltrán Fernández
Instituto Politecnico Nacional,
Mexico

Special Session 4
NANOMATERIALS (SS4)
Organiser(s):
Dr. Nataliya Sakharova
University of Coimbra,
Portugal

Special Session 5
MULTIFUNCTIONAL MATERIALS (MFM) (SS5)
Organiser(s):
Prof. Silvia Gonzalez Prolongo
University Rey Juan Carlos,
Spain
Dr. Alberto Jimenez Suarez
University Rey Juan Carlos,
Spain

Special Session 6
ALTERNATIVE ENERGIES (SS6)

Special Session 7
EXPERIMENTAL INVESTIGATIONS AND MODELLING IN POLYMER MECHANICS: STATE OF THE ART AND FUTURE TRENDS (SS7)
Organiser(s):
PD Dr. Michael Johlitz
Universität der Bundeswehr München,
Germany

Prof. Lucien Laiarinandrasana
Mines ParisTech Paris,
France
Prof. Yann Marco
ENSTA Bretagne,
France

Special Session 9
OPTIMIZATION OF STRUCTURES AND COMPONENTS (SS9)
Organiser(s):
Prof. Pablo A. Muñoz-Rojas
University of the State of Santa Catarina,
Brazil
Prof. André T. Beck
University of São Paulo,
Brazil
Prof. Marco Luersen
Federal University of Technology - Paraná,
Brazil

Special Session 10
NUMERICAL MODELING OF STRUCTURES (SS10)
Organiser(s):
Prof. Alen Harapin
University of Split, 
Croatia
Prof. Boris Trogrlic
University of Split,
Croatia
Prof. Mirela Galic
University of Split,
Croatia

Special Session 11
ADVANCE SCIENTIFIC VISUALISATION FOR MULTIDISCIPLINARY ENGINEERING (SS11)
Organiser(s):
Prof. Dean Vučinić
Vrije University Brussel,
Belgium
Prof. Sheeja Janardhanan
SCMS School of Engineering and Technology,
India

Special Session 12
ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING: PROCESS CONDUCT, MATERIAL MODELLING, APPLICATION AND OPTIMIZATION (SS12)
Organiser(s):
Prof. M. Merkel
Aalen University,
Germany

Dr. Leonhard Hitzler
Technical University Munich,
Germany

Special Session 13
ENVIRONMENTAL DEGRADATION OF LIGHT MATERIALS (SS13)
Organiser(s):
Dr. Guy Ben-Hamu
Sami Shamoon College of Engineering,

Israel