Programme Overview

Tuesday 12 July
09:00   Registration and Coffee
10:00 Welcome and Intoduction
10:20


Keynote: The first Modern Practice Conference was held in Liverpool in 1989: What have we learnt since then?
John Mottershead, University of Liverpool, UK
Chair: Carol Featherston
11:00 Coffee Break
  Industrial challenges in stress and vibration
Chair: Alice Cicirello
11:20

Influence of Contact and Friction on Vibration Assessments in Gas Turbines
Adrian Jones, Rolls-Royce
11:40

Current challenges to improve reliability of downhole drilling equipment
Mauro Caresta, Schlumberger
12:00 Round Table
12:30



Semi-Plenary: An investigation towards the Uncertainty Model calibration approaches for NASA-Langley UQ Challenge 2019
Adolphus Lye, University of Liverpool
Chair: Anish Roy
13:10 Lunch
14:00

Parallel Session A: Special Session - Structural
Health Monitoring
  Parallel Session B: Special session - Mechanics of Biomedical Materials and Devices (part I)
15:00 Cofffee Break    
15:20

Parallel Session A: Special session – Uncertainty Quantification in Applied Mechanics     Parallel Session B: Special session - Mechanics of Biomedical Materials and Devices (part II)
17:20 End    
Wednesday 13 July
09:00 Registration and Coffee
09:15 Welcome and Introduction
09:20


Keynote: Frictional Elastic Contacts– their taxonomy and properties - with application to Fretting
Professor David Hills, University of Oxford, UK
Chair: Carol Featherston
10:00


Parallel Session A: Contact and Friction in Vibration Assessments in Gas Turbines  (part I)

  Parallel Session B: Special session - Towards a Physical Understanding of Interface Friction in Wheel-Rail System (Part 1)
11:00 Coffee Break
11:20


Parallel Session A: Contact and Friction in Vibration Assessments in Gas Turbines  (part II)

  Parallel Session B: Special session - Towards a Physical Understanding of Interface Friction  in Wheel-Rail System (Part 2)
12:40



Semi-Plenary: Higher Order Invariant Manifolds Parametrisation of Geometrically Nonlinear Structures Modelled with Large Finite Element Models  
Alessandra Vizzaccaro, University of Bristol, UK
Chair: Alice Cicirello
13:20 Lunch
14:10

Parallel Session A: Modelling of contact problems    Parallel Session B: Numerical analysis methods for vibration and acoustic problems
15:20 Coffee break   
15:40

Parallel Session A: Linear and non-linear dynamic experimental investigations   Parallel Session B: Model validation and inverse methods
17:00 End  
19:00 Conference Dinner at Exeter College
Thursday 14 July    
09:00  Registration and Coffee
09:15 Welcome and Introduction
09:20


Keynote: In situ analysis of friction and wear mechanisms at single asperity contacts
Professor Beverley Inkson, University of Sheffield, UK
Chair: Carol Featherston
10:00

Parallel Session A: Mechanics of advanced
materials under hybrid loading  
  Parallel Session B: Materials characterization (part I)

11:00 Coffee Break
11:20


Parallel Session A: Special session - Harnessing
the Power of Vibration in Mechanical and
Structural Systems
  Parallel Session B: Materials characterization (part II)

13:00 Lunch    
14:00 Monitoring and Control    
15:00 Coffee Break
15:20 Closing Remarks and Departure
       

MVSPA Conference 2022 Flyer


Key dates

Abstract submission deadline:

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Early career prize presentation nomination deadline:

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Early registration deadline:

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Registration deadline:

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Paper submission deadline:

31 July 2022

Revision of proceedings (committee)

Early September 2022


   

Organised by the IOP Applied Mechanics Group