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SEM 2015 Annual Conference & Exposition on Experimental and Applied Mechanics

Experimental Mechanics Spanning Multiple Scientific and Engineering Disciplines

Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa, Costa Mesa, CA

June 8-11, 2015


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SEM Committee and Technical Division Meeting Schedule

  • A Message from the President
  • Schedule of Events
  • Pre-Conference Courses and Tutorials
    • Using Infra-Red Thermography in Experimental Mechanics Applications
    • Practical considerations in DIC: metrology beyond colors

    • Introduction to the Virtual Fields Method
  • Track 1:  Dynamic Behavior of Materials
  • Track 2:  Challenges in Mechanics of Time-Dependent Materials
  • Track 3:  Advancement of Optical Methods in Experimental Mechanics 
  • Track 4:  Experimental and Applied Mechanics
  • New for 2015! SEM Video Paper Session
  • Concurrent Symposia
    • 16th International Symposium on MEMS and Nanotechnology
    • 5th International Symposium on the Mechanics of Biological Systems and Materials
    • International Symposium on the Mechanics of Composite and Multifunctional Materials
  • Technical Highlights
    • William M. Murray Lecture - Prof. K. T. Ramesh, Johns Hopkins University
    • JSA Young Investigator Lecture - G. A. Shaw, III, National Institute of Standards and Technology
  • Conference Highlights and Social Events


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