The 9th annual New England Workshop on the Mechanics of Materials and Structures (NEW.Mech) will take place at Brown on Saturday, September 29, 2018.
The registration deadline for anyone submitting a short talk, poster, or video is this Thursday, September 20th by 5pm. We will be making decisions on short talk, poster, and video submissions shortly thereafter, with instructions to follow for those whose are accepted. For all others (those not submitting a short talk, poster, or video), the general registration deadline is Wednesday, September 26th. Please visit the NEW.Mech 2018 website for more information and to register. As in past years, workshop registration is free.
We're looking forward to a great event! The invited speakers for NEW.Mech 2018 are
Simon Ostrach Professor, University of Rhode Island
Talk Title: Recent experiments on dynamic instabilities in underwater structures
William and Ami Kuan Danoff Professor of Applied Mechanics, Harvard University
Talk title: Soft robots: Where robotics meets mechanics
E. Paul Sorensen Professor of Engineering, Brown University
Talk Title: Isogeometric methods for extreme-event simulation: Air blast fluid-structure interaction - methodology and applications
See you at NEW.Mech on September 29th!
NEW.Mech is generously supported by the C.V. Starr Lectureship Fund and the School of Engineering at Brown University.