Important Dates:

Deadline for submission of brief abstracts: February 17, 2013 March 1, 2013

Notification of acceptance of abstracts: March 1, 2013 March 11, 2013

Deadline for submission of extended abstracts and full papers: May 5, 2013

Notification of acceptance extended abstracts/full papers: May 15, 2013

Early bird registration: May 25, 2013

Last day to register in order to have the extended abstract/full paper in the proceedings: June 15, 2013

CanCNSM2013, Montreal, Canada: July 23-26, 2013


Mini symposium sessions of CanCNSM2013

The list of mini-symposium topics and their organizers are as follows:

  • MS-1
    • Nonlinear Dynamics of Discrete and Continuous Systems
    • M.Amabili (McGill University, Canada)
    • D.Caruntu (University of Texas Pan-American, USA)
    • B.I.Epureanu (University of Michigan, USA)
    • E. Esmailzadeh (University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Canada)
    • D. Younesian (Iran University of Science and Technology, Iran)
  • MS-2
    • Nonlinear Stability Analysis
    • H.A.Mang (Institute of Mechanics of Materials and Structures, Austria), Y.B.Yang (National University of Taiwan, Taiwan)
  • MS-3
    • Nonlinear Elasticity (Dedicated to Richard Toupin, in recognition of his outstanding contribution to Mechanics)
    • D.Steigmann (University of California at Berkley, USA)
    • F. dell Isola (Università di Roma "La Sapienza", Roma, Italy)
    • "The authors who are willing to participate are welcome to submit their paper either to the Journal of Mathematics and Mechanics of Solids or MEMOCS journal with the same dedication"
  • MS-4
    • Singularities in the Mechanics of Solids
    • D.Bigoni (University of Trento, Italy)
    • R.Fosdick (University of Minnesota, USA)
    • G.Royer-Carfagni (University of Parma, Italy)
  • MS-5
  • MS-6
    • Dynamics and Control of MEMS and NEMS Systems
    • D.Caruntu (University of Texas Pan-American, USA), M.Amabili (McGill University, Canada)
    • B.I.Epureanu (University of Michigan, USA)
  • MS-7
    • Nonlinear Analysis of Laminated and Functionally Graded Plates & Shells
    • A.J.M.Ferreira (University of Porto, Portugal)
  • MS-8
    • Mechanics of Multibody Systems
    • J. Kovecses (McGill University, Canada), J.Angeles (McGill University, Canada)
  • MS-9
    • Non-smooth Vibrations in Structural Dynamics
    • M.Legrand (McGill University, Canada),
    • A. Shukla (Miami University, USA)
  • MS-10
    • Uncertainty Quantification in Solid Mechanics
    • A.Sarkar (Carleton University, Canada)
  • MS-11
  • MS-12
    • Advanced Numerical Techniques
    • G.Grasselli (University of Toronto, Canada)
  • MS-13
  • MS-14
    • Mechanics of Materials with Variable Structures
    • A. B. Freidin (Russian Academy of Science, St. Petersburg, Russia)
  • MS-15
    • Optimization Using Nonlinear Phenomena
    • R. N. Jazar (RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia)
  • MS-16
  • MS-17
  • MS-18
  • MS-19
  • MS-20
  • MS-21
    • Symmetry Analysis in Linear and Nonlinear Modeling
    • V. Shtelen (Rutgers University, USA)
  • MS-22
    • Nonlinear Phenomena in Tissue growth and Bio-Mechanics
    • Angela Madeo (Université de Lyon,France)
    • Tomasz Lekszycki (Warsaw University of Technology, Poland)
  • MS-23
  • MS-24
    • Mechanics of Granular Media
    • A.Vakakis (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, USA)
  • MS-25
    • Microstructural Effects on Mechanical Properties of Materials
    • S. Vedantam (Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India)
  • MS-26
    • Creep and Thermo-Mechanical Fatigue
    • J.Boyle (University of Strathclyde, UK)
    • D. Breslavsky (Kharkov Polytechnical Institute, Ukraine)
    • K. Naumenko (Otto von Guericke University ,Magdeburg, Germany)
  • MS-27
    • Soft Tissue Growth and Remodeling
    • G. Holzapfel ( Graz University of Technology, Austria)
    • L. Taber ( Washington University in St. Louis , USA)
    • J. Humphrey (Yale University, USA)
  • MS-28
    • Non-linear Mechanics of Multifunctional Micro-Architectured Materials
    • D. Pasini (McGill University, Canada)
  • MS-29