The scope of the IV ECCOMAS Thematic Conference on the Mechanical Response of Composites is the scientific investigation of the complex mechanical behaviour of composite materials and structures. The conference focuses mainly on theoretical and numerical modelling and prediction of the performance of composite components, covering also experimental validation and challenging industrial applications of recent developments.


Conference Topics:

  • Dynamics
  • Continuum Damage Mechanics
  • Fracture Mechanics
  • MicroMechanics
  • Progressive Failure Analysis
  • Fatigue
  • Impact
  • Stability
  • Delamination
  • Structural Health Monitoring
  • Model Identification
  • Virtual Testing
  • Probabilistic Methods
  • Meshless Methods and Novel Numerical Methods
  • Multi-Scale Modelling
  • Reduced Order Models
  • Optimization
  • Mechanics of Composite and Sandwich Structures
  • Multifunctional Materials
  • Nanocomposites
  • Prepreg and Textile Composites
  • Novel Materials
  • Other related themes