ICSSD-12, January 4-6, 2012
The Department of Structural Engineering (now Civil Engineering), MNIT Jaipur successfully organized the 4th International Conference on Structural Stability and Dynamics (ICSSD-2012) , during 4-6 January 2012, in collaboration with Department of Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University, Texas (USA).
- The Conference was inaugurated by Ms. Vibha Puri Das, Secretary, Ministry of Human Resources Development, and Govt. Of India, with Prof. Pardipta Banerji, as Guest of Honour, Prof. I. K. Bhat (Director MNIT), Patron, ICSSD and Prof. J. N. Reddy, Chairman, ICSSD and Dr. M. K. Shrimali, Co-Chair, ICSSD .
- Prof. J. N. Reddy, Chairman, ICSSD 2012, and Distinguished Professor, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas. Prof. P. K. Banerji, Guest of Honour, ICSSD 2012 and Director, IIT Roorkee, Prof. Y. B. Yang, Advisor, ICSSD 2012, and President, YunTech University, Taiwan.
- Plenary speakers of the Confetrwence were: Prof. C. M. Wang, National University of Singapore (NUS), Prof. S. Kitipornchai, City University of Hongkong, Prof. Karan S. Surana, The University of Kansas (USA), Prof. Tarun Kant and Prof. R. S. Jangid, of IIT Bombay, Prof. J. S. Rao and Prof. T. K. Datta of IIT Delhi, Prof, C. V. R. Murty of IIT Madras, Prof. N. S. Vyas of IIT Kanpur.
- In all 134 papers were presented, besides ten Plenary Lectures and six Keynote lectures, the delegates attended from fourteen different countries; and IITs, NITs and other premier institutions. The papers covered a broad range of topics that include, structural dynamics, structural stability, computational and experimental methods, inverse problems, smart materials and structures, earthquake engineering, and nano & bio mechanics. Selected papers from those presented at the conference will be invited to be peer-reviewed for publication in International Journal of Structural Stability & Dynamics, Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Structures, and International Journal of Computational Methods in Engineering Science and Mechanics.PS: Some of the photographs of the conference are attached.
4th International Conference on Structural Stability and Dynamics (ICSSD-12), January 4-6, 2012 This information can also be downloded through web news of the event.