TOP Webinar 29: Data-Driven Multiscale Design

26th of March 2024, 16:00-17:00 CET (UTC+1) Time zone converter. Following our new format, introduced in January, each webinar will revolve around a specific theme, comprising an educational/review paper (20 minutes) and two latest articles (10 minutes x 2) related to the same topic. The entire session will last for 1 hour. Please register at this link. […]

TOP Webinar 28: Topology optimization for additive manufacturing

We are pleased to announce the program of the 28th TOP Webinar, a thematic session on “Topology optimization for additive manufacturing”. It was scheduled for the 27th of February 2024, 16:00-17:00 pm CET (UTC+1) Time zone converter. Following our new format, introduced in January, each webinar will revolve around a specific theme, comprising an educational/review paper […]

2023 Haftka Young Investigator Award

Professor Jun Wu Delft University of Technology The award recognizes his outstanding research achievements and contributions in computational design optimization, including topology optimization across multiple scales and optimization considering manufacturing process planning. The award also recognizes his impactful service to the ISSMO community through creation of the informative and popular TOP Webinar Series that brings […]

TOP Webinar 27: Fluid topology optimization

Jan. 30, 2024, CET 16:00-17:00 To kick off the new year, we’re introducing a fresh series of TOP Webinars featuring a modified format. Each webinar will revolve around a specific theme, comprising an educational/review paper (20 minutes) and two latest articles (10 minutes x 2) related to the same topic. The entire session will last […]

Announcing the host for WCSMO-16

On behalf of the ISSMO Executive Committee, we are pleased to announce the host and location of our WCSMO-16 to be Kobe, Japan in 2025. Congratulations to the leaders of the local organizing committee: Makoto Osaki (honorary chair), Kazuhiro Izui (general chair), Junji Kato, Shinji Nishiwaki, Akihiro Takezawa and Kozo Furuta. We received several excellent proposals […]

Announcing 2023 ISSMO/Springer Prize Awardee

On behalf of the ISSMO Executive Comittee, we are very pleased to announce that the ISSMO/Springer Prize 2023 is awarded to Mr. Changyoung Yuhn: “4D topology optimization: Integrated optimization of the structure and self-actuation of soft bodies for dynamic motions” by Changyoung Yuhn, Yuki Sato, Hiroki Kobayashi, Atsushi Kawamoto and Tsuyoshi Nomura, Toyota Central R&D […]

ICTAM – Thematic Session: Metamaterials, architectured materials and topology optimization

26th International Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics Daegu, Korea – August 25-30, 2024 Dear Colleagues, The 26th International Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (ICTAM2024) will be held in Daegu, Korea, August 25-30, 2024. As co-chairs of the Thematic Session on “Metamaterials, architectured materials and topology optimization”, it is our pleasure to encourage researchers […]

ICTAM – Thematic Session: Optimisation for solids and fluids

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 you probably know, the 26th […]

10th JMD Webinar, “Topology Optimization.” 

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 interesting research work being published […]

Oct 2023 Newsletter

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 Session in ICTAM2024 TOP Webinar […]