Thursday 14 July

09:00  Registration and Coffee
09:15 Welcome and Introduction

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

Parallel Session A: Mechanics of advanced
materials under hybrid loading  
Chair: Anish Roy
Parallel Session B: Materials characterization (Part I)
Chair: Yu-Lung Chiu

10:00 Hybrid-hybrid turning of micro-SiCp/AA2124 composites
Anish Roy, Loughborough University, UK
  Trial of a Randomised lattice bone scaffold implant
Jack Hale, University of Newcastle, UK

10:20 Hybrid manufacture of aerospace-grade materials: instrument design
Lorenzo Zani, Loughborough University, UK
  Analysis of intragranular stress in NiTi Shape Memory Alloy during Superelasticity
Zifan Wang, University of Oxford, UK
10:40 Electrically assisted deformation of aerospace grade materials
Ahmad Khurshid Fahmi Bin Abdul Kadir, Loughborough University, UK
  Sample Gripping for Material Characterisation
Shabarish Sriraman, Cranfield University, UK

11:00 Coffee Break

  Parallel Session A: Special session - Harnessing
the Power of Vibration in Mechanical and
Structural Systems
Chair: Zhangming Wu

Parallel Session B: Materials characterization (Part II)
Chair: Yu-Lung Chiu


Experimental Vabration Characterization of Laser-machined Bi-stable Piezoelectric Energy Harvester
Diankun Pan, Ningbo University, China
  Application of Low energy, High Frequency Laser Shock Peening to Diamond
Priyanka Ghosh, Loughborough University, UK


A novel design of vibration isolator with high and adaptive damping characteristics based on a Large Negative Poisson’s Ratio (LNPR) metastructure
Zhangming Wu, Cardiff University, UK
  Stress field analysis near a grain boundary of a Ni-base superalloy during the micropillar compression
Manmath Kumar Dash, University of Birmingham, UK

12:00 Multi-Frequency Vibration Correlation Technique for Predicting Critical Buckling Loads of Plates and Stiffened Panels
Sophia Liu, Cardiff University, UK
  Visco-elastic characterisation of additively manufactured nylon polymer
Md Niamul Islam, Loughborough University, UK


Three-dimensional modelling and analysis of high-speed train-induced building vibration considering different soil types
Abdul Ahad Faizan, Sakarya University of Applied Sciences, Turkey
  Assessment of the Cellularisation Potential of the HeartWare HVADTM
Maria Pavlidou, Loughborough University, UK



  Experimental Detection of Shock Waves by Exploiting the Electromechanical Effect
Gabor Csernak, Budapest University of Technology, Hungary
13:00 Lunch    

  A - Monitoring and Control
Chair: Alice Cicirello

Robust Backstepping Control of a Quadrotor Unmanned Aerial Vehicle under Pink Noise
Mehmet Karahan, TOBB University of Economics and Technology, Turkey

Investigation of structural intensity analysis based on point cloud data from camera measurements for curved, plate-like structures
Felix Simeon Egner, KU Leuven, Belgium

An Approach to Morphing Structure Control based on Real-time Displacement Reconstruction
Rinto Roy, Polytechnic University of Turin, Italy
15:00 Coffee Break
15:20 Closing Remarks and Departure

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Key dates

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Paper submission deadline:

31 July 2022

Revision of proceedings (committee)

Early September 2022


Organised by the IOP Applied Mechanics Group