Announcement on

2017Joint-Symposium on Mechanics of Advanced Materials & Structures (JSMAMS)

December 1-4, 2017, Nanjing, China

The Fifth Joint-Symposium on Mechanics of Advanced Materials & Structures(JSMAMS 2017)is the successor of the First, the Second, the Third and the Fourth conferences held at Harbin Institute of Technology in 2010, Xi’an Jiaotong Universityin 2011, Zhejiang University in 2013, Tokyo Institute of Technology in 2015, respectively. JSMAMS2017 will be held at theMinggugongcampus ofNanjing University of Aeronautics and AstronauticsduringDecember1-4,2017,Nanjing, China.

This symposium will provide a forum for researchers to exchange ideas, establish relationships, present their newest findings and learn the latest achievements in theoretical and applied mechanics ofadvancedmaterials andstructures.

International Organizing Committee

Chair:Prof. ZhenghuaQian, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics


Prof. Tomoaki Tsuji, Chuo University

Prof. Yoshinobu Shimamura,Shizuoka University

Prof. Kikuo Kishimoto, Tokyo Institute of Technology

Prof. Licheng Guo, Harbin Institute of Technology


Dr. Bin Wang (Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics)


JSMAMS is a conference on mechanics of advanced materials and structures, with particular focus on the following topics, but not limited to them:

1)Mechanics of functional and intelligent materials and structures

2)Mechanics of soft materials

3)Mechanics of advanced bioinspired smart materials

4)Mechanics of composite materials

5)Multi-fields (thermo, electro, electro-magneto) mechanics

6)Plasticity and fatigue of advanced materials

7)Impact mechanics and dynamics of advanced structures

8)Fracture, contact, and adhesion of advanced functional materials

9)Analytical, numerical, and multiscale methods

Submission of Abstract

The abstract is limited to 700 words within one page. It should contain title, author name(s), affiliation(s), abstract and keywords (no more than five keywords). It should not contain footnotes or references. The abstract should be submitted as a MS-Word file or an Adobe PDF file. Please send your abstract to via e-mail.

The deadline of abstract submissionis Oct.20, 2017.

Important Dates

Sep. 20, 2017First announcement

Sep. 30, 2017Reply of Registration form

Oct. 20, 2017Submission of short abstract

Dec. 01, 2017 Reception of the Symposium

Dec. 02~03, 2017Symposium sessions

Dec. 04, 2017 Departure of delegates


1) The registration desk is at the Lobby of Yuyuan Hotel.

2) The registration fee is required to be paidin cash on the registration day and at the same time the corresponding receipt for the registration fee will be given to the participants.

Formal delegate / Accompanying person
Registration Fee / 2000 RMB / 800 RMB


The official language will be English.


The organizing committee will help to reserve hotels for all participants.Two hotels are suggested to stay, with the information listed below.

1) Yuyuan Hotel (standard room), about 50 meters from the west gate of the campus. The price is about 280 RMB/night for one room, including two breakfasts.

2) Grand Metropark Hotel (single room), about 100 meters from the north gate of the campus. The price is about 560 RMB/night for one room, including one breakfast.

Contact information

Should you have any queries related to this symposium, please feel free to contact us.

Bin Wang

Associate Professor,Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics



Zhenghua Qian

Professor, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics


Registrationform to participation

Information / Family
Name / Given
Name / Title
Tel. / E-mail
Other / Do you have any accompanying persons?
□Yes, Name of accompanying person:
Information / Would you like tomake a presentation?
□Yes, Presentation Title:
Information / Arrival date / Flight No.
Departure date / Flight No.
Accommodation / Would you like us to reserve your hotel?
□Yes; Which hotel would you like to stay?
□Yuyuan Hotel □Grand Metropark Hotel
(standard room) (single room)
Number of rooms: