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12th International Conference on Advances in Experimental Mechanics
August 29 – August 31
The 12th in a series of conferences organised by the British Society for Strain Measurement showcasing novel and innovative research in Experimental Mechanics.
The conference is chaired by Dr Rachel Tomlinson from the University of Sheffield, which is celebrating the centenary of the Department of Mechanical Engineering in 2017.
The conference will bring together internationally leading researchers across a wide range of disciplines in both academia and industry to exchange ideas and discuss new research.
- Young Stress Analyst Competition
- BSSM Measurements lecturer
- EMex, an interactive exhibition
of state of the art instrumentation
Enjoy the architecture and landscape of the modern city
of Sheffield alongside its industrial and Victorian heritage.
Sheffield is celebrated as the greenest city in Europe, with many parks, and the university accommodation is just 5 minutes walk from the Botanical Gardens and 3 miles from the beautiful Peak District National Park, with its picturesque villages and glorious scenery.
The Conference Dinner will be at Sheffield’s Kelham Island Industrial Museum which houses the River Don Engine, the most powerful working steam engine in Europe, interactive galleries following the growth of the steel city and also one of the last few remaining Bessemer Converters in the world