Invited Lectures

Professor Leslie Banks-Sills

School of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Tel Aviv University, Israel

Invited Lecture: Perspectives on Delamination Failure

Professor Andrea Carpinteri

UniversitĂ  di Parma, Dipartimento di Ingegneria e Architettura, Italy.

Invited Lecture: Fracture in materials and structures under fatigue loading: thirty years of research work in Parma

Professor Neil James

School of Engineering, University of Plymouth, England.

Invited Lecture: Characterisation of Crack Tip Fields

Professor Jianying He

Department of Structural Engineering, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim, Norway.

Invited Lecture: Nanomechanics of composite particles

Professor Robert O. Ritchie

Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA

Invited Lecture: Damage-Tolerance in High-Entropy Alloys.

Professor Sigfried Schmauder

University of Stuttgart, Institute for Materials Testing, Materials Science and Strength of Materials (IMWF), Germany

Invited Lecture: Multiscale Modelling of Fatigue

Professor Dov Sherman

School of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Tel Aviv University, Israel

Invited Lecture: A new paradigm to evaluate the fracture energy of brittle crystals (by Merna Shaheen Mualim, Anna Gleizer, and Dov Sherman )

Professor Vadim Silberschmidt

Wolfson School of Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering, Loughborough University, U.K.

Invited Lecture: Mechanical behaviour of biomedical materials

Professor Constantinos Soutis

Faculty of Science and Engineering, University of Manchester, U.K.

Invited Lecture: Toughening up composites: Damage mechanisms and fracture