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Mini-Symposia
31 Mini-Symposia

MS1: Experimental and Computational Analysis of Fluid Porous Media Interactions

Didier MAROT, GeM - UMR CNRS 6183, France
Vera VAN BEEK, Delft University of Technology, Netherlands
Catherine O'SULLIVAN, Imperial College, United Kingdom

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MS2: Severe Plastic Deformation

Roxane MASSION, Université de Lorraine, LEM3 UMR CNRS 7239, France
Laszlo S. TOTH, Université de Lorraine, LEM3 UMR CNRS 7239, Laboratory of Excellence on Design of Alloy Metals for low-mAss Structures ('Damas'), France

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MS3: Friction and Interactions at High Velocities of Interfaces in Contact

Laurent FAURE, Université de Lorraine, LEM3 UMR CNRS 7239, France
Sylvain PHILIPPON, Université de Lorraine, LABPS, France

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MS4: Damage and Failure Mechanics: from Microstructure to Macroscopic Response

Cristian DASCALU, Université de Lorraine, LEM3 UMR CNRS 7239, France
Jose RODRIGUEZ-MARTINEZ, Carlos III University, Spain
Daniel RITTEL, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Israel
Christophe CZARNOTA, Université de Lorraine, LEM3 UMR CNRS 7239, France
Sébastien MERCIER, Université de Lorraine, LEM3 UMR CNRS 7239, France

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MS5: Mechanics of Biological and Biologically Inspired Materials

Nima RAHBAR, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, USA
Kalpana KATTI, North Dakota State University, USA
Christian HELLMICH, Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien), Austria

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MS6: Constitutive Modeling of Engineering Materials: A mini-symposium honoring Professor Dafalias on the occasion of his 70th birthday

Majid T. MANZARI, George Washington University, USA
Mahdi TAIEBAT, University of British Columbia, Canada

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MS7: Recent Advances in Nonlinear Dynamics and Control: A Stochastic Perspective

Michael BEER, Leibniz University Hannover, Institute for Computer Science in Civil Engineering, United Kingdom
Ioannis A. KOUGIOUMTZOGLOU, Columbia University, Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, USA
Athanasios A. PANTELOUS, University of Liverpool, Department of Mathematical Sciences and Institute for Risk and Uncertainty, United Kingdom
Daniil YURCHENKO, Herriot-Watt University, Department of Mechanical Engineering, United Kingdom


Organized under the auspices of the Committee on Probability and Statistics in the Physical Sciences C(PS)2 Bernoulli Society for Mathematical Statistics and Probability

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MS8: Fatigue in Granular Geomaterials: from Soils to Ballast

Cyrille CHAZALON, University of Strasbourg, INSA Strasbourg, ICUBE UMR CNRS 7357, France
Antonio GOMES CORREIA, University of Minho, School of Engineering, Portugal

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MS9: Advances in Micromechanics of Materials

Igor SEVOSTIANOV, New Mexico State University, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, USA
Albert GIRAUD, Université de Lorraine, GeoRessources Laboratory, CNRS, CREGU, France

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MS10: Uncertainty Quantification in Engineering Simulations

Eleni CHATZI, Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Costas PAPADIMITRIOU, University of Thessaly, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Volos, Greece

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MS11: Instabilities and Bifurcations in Solids, Structures and Soft Materials

Fabian BRAU, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
Yibin FU, Keele University, Department of Mathematics, United Kingdom
Yongzhong HUO, Fudan University, Department of Mechanics and Engineering Science, China
Michel POTIER-FERRY, Université de Lorraine, LEM3 UMRS CNRS 7239, France
Fan XU, Fudan University, Department of Mechanics and Engineering Science, China

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MS12: Soil Based Concrete

Nadia SAYOURI, University of Bordeaux, I2M-Civil & Environmental Engineering department, UMR CNRS 5295, France
Domenico GALLIPOLI, University of Pau & Pays de l’Adour, Institut Supérieur Aquitain du Bâtiment et des Travaux Publics, France
Said TAIBI, Université de Havre, Laboratoire Ondes et Milieux Complexes (LOMC) CNRS UMR 6294, France

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MS13: Nanomechanics and Nanostructure of Structural Materials

Nima RAHBAR, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, USA

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MS14: Generalized Granular Mechanics: Theory and Applications

Elias C. AIFANTIS, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Yannis F. DAFALIAS, National Technical University of Athens, Greece, University of California, Davis, USA
Laszlo S. TOTH, Université de Lorraine, LEM3 UMR CNRS 7239, Laboratory of Excellence on Design of Alloy Metals for low-mAss Structures ('Damas'), France

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MS15: Multiscale Modeling of Microstructures and their Macroscopic Properties

Sébastien BRISARD, Université Paris-Est, Laboratoire Navier (UMR CNRS 8205), France
Julien YVONNET, Université Paris-Est, MSME UMR CNRS 8208, France

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MS17: Durability and Multifield Analysis of Composite Materials and Structures

El-Mostafa DAYA, Université de Lorraine, LEM3 UMRS CNRS 7239, Fédération GI2M, France
Salim BELOUETTAR, Luxembourg Institute of Science, Luxembourg
Ahmed MAKRADI, Luxembourg Institute of Science, Luxembourg
Gaetano GIUNTA, Luxembourg Institute of Science, Luxembourg
David RUCH, Luxembourg Institute of Science, Luxembourg
Heng HU, Technology And Wuhan University, China

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MS19: Internal Stability of Granular Materials

Hanene SOULI, Ecole Nationale d’Ingénieurs de Saint Etienne, France
Jean-Marie FLEUREAU, Ecole Centrale de Paris, France

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MS20: Advances in Creep and Relaxation Mechanics

Matthieu VANDAMME, Laboratoire Navier (ENPC, IFSTTAR, CNRS), France
Bernhard PICHLER, Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien), Austria
Ange-Thérèse AKONO, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, USA
Mathieu BAUCHY, University of California, Department of Civil and Environment Engineering, USA
Hervé DI BENEDETTO, University of Lyon, LGCB, LTDS (CNRS 5513) ENTPE, France

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MS21: Cementitious Materials: Experiments and Modeling Across the Scales

Christian HELLMICH, Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien), Austria
Günther MESCHKE, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany
Bernhard PICHLER, Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien), Austria
Gilles PIJAUDIER-CABOT, Université de Pau et des pays de l’Adour, France
Franz-Josef ULM, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA

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MS22: Advanced Soil Mechanics for Transportation and Agriculture

Andry Rico RAZAKAMANANTSOA, IFSTTAR, France
Fateh BENDAHMANE, Université of Nantes, France
Tangi LEBORGNE, Bouygues Construction, France
Harifidy RANAIVOMANANA, Université de Nantes, France

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MS24: Stability and Failure of Structures and Materials

Ahmer WADEE, Imperial College London, United Kingdom
Noël CHALLAMEL, University of South Brittany - Lorient, France
Yang XIANG, Western Sydney University, Australia
Jifeng XU, Beijing Aeronautical Science & Technology Research Institute, China

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MS25: Multiscale and Multiphysics Approaches in Geomechanics

François NICOT, IRSTEA, France
Olivier MILLET, Université de La Rochelle, France
Niels KRUYT, University Twente, Netherlands

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MS26: Mechanical Behaviour and Stability of Confined Structures

Ali LIMAM, LGCIE, INSA de Lyon, France
Frédéric BUMBIELER, Andra, Meuse/Haute-Marne Underground Research Laboratory, France

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MS27: Laterites / Clayey Soils for Civil Engineering Applications

Nadia SAYOURI, University of Bordeaux, I2M-Civil & Environmental Engineering department, UMR CNRS 5295, France
Anne PANTET, Le Havre University, LOMC UMR CNRS 6294, France

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MS28: Uncertainty Quantification in Computational Mechanics

Johann GUILLEMINOT, Université Paris-Est Marne-la-Vallée, MSME UMR CNRS 8208, France
Roger G. GHANEM, University of Southern California, Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, USA
Christian SOIZE, Université Paris-Est Marne-la-Vallée, MSME UMR CNRS 8208, France

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MS31: Model Order Reduction Techniques and Applications

Pierre-Alain BOUCARD, Université Paris-Saclay, LMT Cachan, France
Adrien LEYGUE, Université de Nantes, GeM, France
Ramon CODINA, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Spain

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MS32: Biomechanics and Mechanobiology of Biological Tissues

Claire MORIN, Center for Biomedical and Healthcare Engineering (UMR CNRS 5307), École Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Saint-Étienne, France
Stefan SCHEINER, Vienna University of Technology, Institute for Mechanics of Materials and Structures, Austria
Christian HELLMICH, Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien), Austria

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MS33: Computational Methods for Nonlinear Dynamic Processes

Eleni CHATZI, Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Manolis CHATZIS, The University of Oxford, United Kingdom
Savvas TRIANTAFYLLOU, The University of Nottingham, United Kingdom

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MS34: Rheology and complex fluids

Frédéric PIGNON, Université de Grenoble Alpes, Laboratoire Rhéologie et Procédés, France
Jean-Pierre BRANCHER, Institut Élie Cartan de Lorraine, Université de Lorraine, France

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MS36: Marine Renewable Energy

Sylvain GUILLOU, Université de Caen Normandie, LUSAC, EA 4253, France
Grégory PINON, Université de Le Havre, LOMC, UMR CNRS 6294, France
Jean-Pierre BRANCHER, Institut Élie Cartan de Lorraine, Université de Lorraine, France

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MS37: Applied/Computational/Experimental Structural Mechanics, Dynamics, Modeling and Testing of Infrastructure

Ramesh B. MALLA, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering University of Connecticut Storrs, CT 06269-3037, U.S.A.
Anne PANTET, Le Havre University, LOMC UMR CNRS 6294, France

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