26th International Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Daegu, Korea – August 25-30, 2024 Submit an abstract, to be presented in either a Lecture Session (occupying a 20-minute slot, including discussion) or a Short Talk with Poster Session (a 5-minute presentation slot plus the opportunity to display a poster). As...
The Journal of Mechanical Design (JMD) invites you to attend the 10th thematic session of the JMD Webinar, “Topology Optimization.”  The webinar will be held on November 14, 2023, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm EST.Attendance is free, but advance registration is required. The JMD Webinar is a series of webinars organized quarterly by JMD’s Editorial Board in order to feature...
ISSUE 3, October 2023 In this issue:Message from the President, Dr. Qing Li ISSMO Broadening Participation and Networking Event Call for Proposals to Hold WCSMO 16 Meet the Winner of Haftka Young Investigator Award 2023: Prof. Jun Wu SMO Journal Status Update WCSMO-15 Topical Collection on the SMO Journal Thematic...
Deadline: November 15, 2023 One of the aims of ISSMO is to bring together researchers and practitioners in the field of structural and multidisciplinary optimization, by means of international meetings having a high scientific standard. Selection criteria include: The last item is meant to imply a reasonably uniform distribution of...
Thank you to all ISSMO members that participated in the election of the new Executive Committee (EC). The new EC was announced at the WCSMO-15 General Assembly.  On behalf of the EC,  we are pleased to announce the new committee as follows: President: Professor Qing Li Secretary-General: Oded Amir Vice-Presidents:...
Call For Nominations Springer Prize
The call is now open to nominate excellent papers at WCSMO-15 presented by researchers under the age of 35. You are all invited to consider and nominate the works that are primarily conducted and presented at the conference by the young researchers, i.e. the first author must be the nominee...

Stimulate and promote research

Stimulate and promote research into all aspects of the optimal design of structures as well as multidisciplinary design optimization where the involved disciplines deal with the analysis of solids, fluids or other field problems;

Encourage practical applications

Encourage practical applications of optimization methods and the corresponding software development in all branches of technology;

Foster the interchange of ideas

Foster the interchange of ideas amongst various fields contributing to structural and multidisciplinary optimization

Provide a framework

Provide a framework for the organization of meetings and other means for the dissemination of knowledge on structural and multidisciplinary optimization
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