IMAC Conference XXXVI

 

It’s Not Just Modal Anymore
ENGINEERING EXTREMES: UNIFYING CONCEPTS IN SHOCK, VIBRATION, AND NONLINEAR MECHANICS
 February 12—15, 2018 in Orlando, Florida

Important Dates
Upcoming Deadlines
Abstract Application: June 12, 2017 – EXTENDED through June 19
Conference Preregistration: January 24, 2018
Hotel Discount Code: January 24, 2018
Past Deadlines
Awards Nominations: April 15, 2017
 

 

Paper Submission – Present and Publish
Download a Call for Papers Submit an Abstract/Paper
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Registration
Early-Bird Rates

Member – $775
Member & Membership Renewal – $875
Non-Member – $885
Student Member – $250
Student Non-Member – $325
Regular Registration Rates

Member – $875
Member & Membership Renewal – $975
Non-Member – $985
Student Member – $350
Student Non-Member – $425
 

 

Conference Topics
ENGINEERING EXTREMES (THEME)
Shock/Vibration
Nonlinear Mechanics

GENERAL TOPICS
Engineering Extremes (Theme)
Active Control
Aerospace Testing Techniques
Aircraft/Aerospace
Analytical Methods
Energy Harvesting
Experimental Techniques
Finite Element Techniques
Modal Parameter Identification
Multifunctional Structures
Rotating Machinery
Scanning LDV Methods
System Identification

DYNAMICS OF CIVIL STRUCTURES
Dynamic Testing & Modal
Analysis of Civil Structures
Human Induced Vibration
Control of Civil Structures
Time Varying Systems
Damage Detection & Structural
Health Monitoring
Model Updating

 
MODAL ANALYSIS/DYNAMIC SYSTEMS
Modal Test of 3D Printed Parts
Modal Analysis
Dynamic Systems
Vibroacoustics
Modal Testing Methods
Processing Modal Data

MODEL VALIDATION & UNCERTAINTY QUANTIFICATION
Uncertainty Quantification in Structural Dynamics
Uncertainty in Early Stage Design
Controlling Uncertainty
Industrial Applications of MVUQ
MVUQ and Decision Making
Experimental Facilities
Supporting MVUQ Activities

NONLINEAR STRUCTURES & SYSTEMS
Experimental Nonlinear Dynamics & System Identification
Nonlinear Modeling & Simulation
Nonlinear Modes & Modal Interactions
Joints, Friction & Damping
Nonlinear Reduced-order Modeling
Nonlinearity in practice
 
SENSORS & INSTRUMENTATION
Sensors & Instrumentation
What’s New in Industry

DYNAMIC SUBSTRUCTURING
Experimental Substructuring
Analytical/Finite Element Substructuring
Real Time Substructuring
Benchmarks & Industrial Applications
Source Identification &
Transfer Path Analysis
Substructuring for Non-linear systems

EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES FOR STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
Microcontroller/Electronic Based Control
Sensor/Actuator Integration
Sensor Networks
Digitization (Internet of Things)
Use of Smart- and Metamaterials
Hardware in the Loop (Validation & Testing)
Active Impedance Evaluation
 

 

Hotel/Venue
ROSEN PLAZA HOTEL
9700 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819, USA
Phone: (407) 996-9700 | www.rosenplaza.com
Rates: $179+ Single/Double (Taxes currently 13.5%)

 

 

Awards and Honors
MVUQ Best Paper Award
The Model Validation and Uncertainty Quantification (MVUQ) Best Paper Award was established in 2009 to attract high-quality publications and presentations of interest to the MVUQ community at IMAC. The Best Paper award is recognized with a certificate and a monetary award of $500, funded by Los Alamos Dynamics, LLC.
Download MVUQ Award Rules

 

 

Sponsor/Exhibition
A comprehensive Exposition of testing and analysis equipment is always a highlight at IMAC. Please contact Joni Normandin to reserve your booth today: (203) 790-6373 | joni@sem1.com.

 

 

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