Venue: Lecture theatre FN2,
Fraser Noble Building, King's College, Aberdeen
Day 1: 17 September 2012
|12:00 - 14:00||Registration|
|14:00 - 14:10||Opening Remarks|
|Manchester Session: 17 September 2012, Monday afternoon
Chair: Marian Wiercigroch, University of Aberdeen, UK
|14:10 - 15:00||Opening Lecture:
"Mechanics and simulations of ductile fracture"
John W Hutchinson, Harvard University, USA
|15:00 - 15:30||"Materials and structures in extreme environments"
Neil K Bourne, AWE, UK
|15:30 - 16:00||"Dynamics of oblique 'rigid' body impact with friction"
William J Stronge, University of Cambridge, UK
|16:00 - 16:20||Coffee break|
|Surrey Session: 17 September 2012, Monday afternoon/evening
Chair: Neil K Bourne, AWE, UK
|16:20 - 16:50||"A coupled framework for climb-assisted glide in discrete dislocation plasticity"
Vikram S Deshpande, University of Cambridge, UK
|16:50 - 17:20||"Dynamics and strength of brittle solids and structures"
Robert M McMeeking, UC Santa Barbara, USA
|17:20 - 17:50||"Impact of an elastic-plastic ring on a rigid wall"
Tongxi Yu, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
|19.30 - 21.00||Civic Reception|
Day 2: 18 September 2012
|Cambridge Session: 18 September 2012, Tuesday morning
Chair: Robert M McMeeking, UC Santa Barbara, USA
|09:00 - 09:30||"Dynamics and solid mechanics in RED"
Marian Wiercigroch, University of Aberdeen, UK
|09:30 - 10:00||"The smooth DMS-FEM applied to strain gradient plasticity"
Debasish Roy, Indian Institute of Science Bangalore, India
|10:00 - 10:30||"Multiscale modelling of aluminium for crash analyses"
David Morin, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway
|10:30 - 10:50||Coffee break|
|Aberdeen Session: 18 September 2012, Tuesday morning/afternoon
Chair: Debasish Roy, Indian Institute of Science Bangalore, India
|10:50 - 11:20||"Nonlinear dynamic interactions between flow-induced galloping and shell-like buckling"
John M T Thompson, University of Aberdeen, UK
|11:20 - 11:50||"Intermediate rate properties of PMI foam"
John J Harrigan, University of Aberdeen, UK
|11:50 - 12:20||"The Quest for Truth"
Miloslav Okrouhlík, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
|12:20 - 13.00||Lunch (packed lunches to be collected prior to the tour)|
|13:30 - 18.00||Castle Trip|
|19:30 for 20:00 - Conference Dinner|
Day 3: 19 September 2012
|UMIST Session: 19 September 2012, Wednesday morning
Chair: Anthony G Atkins , University of Reading, UK
|09:00 - 9:30||"Composite materials at their limit"
John P Dear, Imperial College London, UK
|09:30 - 10:00||"Quasi-static lateral plastic collapse of sandwich tubes with metal foam core"
Guoxing Lu, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
|10:00 - 10:30||"The effects of age hardening in the shock loading regime"
Jeremy C F Millett, AWE, UK
|10:30 - 10:50||Coffee break|
|IMA Session: 19 September 2012, Wednesday morning/afternoon
Chair: John P Dear, Imperial College London, UK
|10:50 - 11:20||"Prediction of sticking and sliding lengths on the rake faces of restricted contact and full-face tools from cutting forces"
Anthony G Atkins, University of Reading, UK
|11:20 - 11:50||"The final hurdle in the continuum damage representation for transverse matrix cracks in laminated composites"
Shuguang Li, University of Nottingham, UK
|11:50 - 12:20||"Modelling and characterization of damage in orthotropic metals"
Rade Vignjevic, Cranfield University, UK
|12:20 - 13.30||Lunch (Room FN110)|
|Hong Kong Session: 19 September 2012, Wednesday afternoon
Chair: Tongxi Yu, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
|13:30 - 14:00||"On the dynamic lateral crushing of aluminium tubes"
Bin Wang, Brunel University, UK
|14:00 - 14:30||"Blast response of cellular material with the front panel: an analytical-numerical approach"
Majid Aleyaasin, University of Aberdeen, UK
|14:30 - 15:00||"Influence of the edge geometry on the cutting force for a blade-abradable interaction"
Julien Vincent, LaBPS, Metz, France
|15:00 - 15:20||Coffee break|
|Aberdeen Session: 19 September 2012, Wednesday afternoon/evening
Chair: Bin Wang, Brunel University, UK
|15:20 - 16:10||Closing Lecture:
"Some spiral structures in biology"
Chris R Calladine, University of Cambridge, UK
|16:10 - 16:20||Closing Remarks|