Topical Advisory Panel


Dr. Paolo Albertelli
Mechanical Engineering Department, Manufacturing and Production Systems, Politecnico di Milano, Via La Masa, 1, 20156 Milano, Italy
Interests: machine tools; cutting process stability; mechatronics; machine tool energy consumption; chatter suppression
Dr. Hamed Asgari
Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB, Canada
Interests: metal additive manufacturing; texture and anisotropy; dynamic mechanical behaviour; materials characterization; light alloys
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Dr. Vjaceslav Avilov
Institute of Materials and Joining Technology, Otto von Guericke Universität Magdeburg, Universitätsplatz 2, 39016 Magdeburg, Germany
Interests: mathematical physics; laser material processing; magnetohydrodynamics
Production & Operations Management Research Lab, University of Windsor, Windsor, ON N9B 3P4, Canada
Interests: computer aided process planning (CAPP); facility layout problem; scheduling; power systems planning; manufacturing resources planning
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Department of Automotive, Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Oshawa, ON L1H 7K4, Canada
Interests: precision manufacturing; advanced manufacturing technologies; digital manufacturing; precision manufacturing; measurement uncertainty; 3D coordinate metrology
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Industrial, Systems & Manufacturing Engineering Department, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS 67260, USA
Interests: smart manufacturing; industrial robotics; automation; sensor fusion; manufacturing processes
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Institute for Mechanics and Structural Analysis, Bundeswehr University Munich, Werner-Heisenberg-Weg 39, D-85577 Neubiberg, Germany
Interests: plasticity; damage; ductile fracture; experiments and numerical simulations of sheet metal forming
Department of Chemical, Materials and Industrial Production Engineering, Piazzale Tecchio 80, 80125 Naples, Italy
Interests: manufacturing engineering; manufacturing processes and automation; intelligent computation for materials and manufacturing engineering reconfigurable machine tools; bio-inspired algorithms for optimization of production systems
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School of Mechanical, Materials, Mechatronic and Biomedical Engineering, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, Australia
Interests: high entropy alloys; titanium alloys; advanced manufacturing; severe plastic deformation; computational modelling; contact mechanics; oxidation and tribology; texture and residual stress
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Department of Machine Manufacturing Technology, Technical University of Iași, Blvd. D. Mangeron, 59 A, 700050 Iași, Romania
Interests: manufacturing processes; electrical discharge machining; process optimization; quality management
Nancy Research Centre for Automatic Control (CRAN), Faculté des sciences et techniques BP 239, 54506 Vandoeuvre CEDEX, France
Interests: intelligent manufacturing; control architectures; human centric design; social; Internet of Things CPS Tools: machine learning, modeling & simulation, multi-agent system
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Mechanical and Energy Engineering Department, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, 723 W Michigan St, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Interests: virtual manufacturing; nanomanufacturing; machining process modeling, simulation and optimization; integrated CAD/CAE/CAM based product development; enhancement of CAD/CAM Technology; automation of CNC production, PLM, and design of renewable energy and biomedical systems
1. Civil Engineering Department, Warsaw University of Technology, Armii Ludowej 16 Street, 00-637 Warsaw, Poland
2. Road and Bridge Research Institute, Warsaw, Instytutowa 1 Street, 03-302 Warsaw, Poland
Interests: buckling; stability; metal structures; constitutive relationships; hyperelasticity; elasto-plasticity; visco-elasticity; fatigue damage, finite element method; civil engineering; road engineering; fatigue life; experimental mechanics; continuum mechanics; theory of large deformations; mineral-asphalt mixes; asphalt binders; structural mechanics
Department of Industrial Engineering, Università degli Studi di Firenze, 50139 Firenze, Italy
Interests: machine tools; chatter prediction; chatter suppression; active damping; toolpath optimization
Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 98 Brett Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
Interests: smart manufacturing; reconfigurable manufacturing systems; production and maintenance decision-making; engineering education
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Laboratory of Coordinate Metrology, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Cracow University of Technology, 31-864 Krakow, Poland
Interests: coordinate metrology (in scales ranging from nanometers to large volume objects); in-process metrology; coordinate measuring systems (including portable measuring systems and computed tomography systems); measurement accuracy; simulation and numerical methods in metrology (especially the Monte Carlo method); methods for identifying and correcting geometric errors of machines
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Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, University of Illinois Chicago, 842 W. Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
Interests: smart manufacturing; additive and hybrid manufacturing; robotic manufacturing; cyber-physical systems
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Dr. Abbas Hosseini
1. Simulation and Structural Analysis Office, Department of Engineering, Dynamic Structures/Attractions Ltd., Port Coquitlam, BC, Canada
2. Department of Materials Engineering, Faculty of Applied Science, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Interests: multiscale analysis of deformation mechanisms of textile structural composites (i.e., theoretical, numerical, and experimental approaches); finite element analysis and experimental investigation of sheet forming processes; advanced manufacturing of transparent composite materials
Dr. Hui Huang
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, 1 Bethel Valley Road, Oak Ridge, TN, USA
Interests: computational welding mechanics; ultrasonic welding; additive manufacturing
Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Yunlin University of Science and Technology, Yunlin 640, Taiwan
Interests: nano-materials; interfacial science; laser/casting processing; molecular fluid separation/purification
Centre for Ultrasonic Engineering, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow G1 1XW, UK
Interests: welding technology; NDT; residual stress; additive manufacturing; robotics
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Dr. Jingchao Jiang
Department of Mechanical and Automation Engineering, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Interests: additive manufacturing; 3D printing
1. Moscow State University of Civil Engineering, Moscow 129337, Russia
2. I.P. Bardin Central Research Institute for Ferrous Metallurgy, Moscow 105005, Russia
3. Irkutsk National Research Technical University, 83 Lermontova str., Irkutsk 664074, Russia
Interests: materials; metals; nanomaterials; materials processing; manufacturing
Research Center for Structural Materials, National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba, Japan
Interests: microstructure evolution; high temperature deformation; titanium alloy; nickel-base superalloy; numerical simulation
Department of Experimental Mechanics, Institute of Fundamental Technological Research Polish Academy of Sciences, Pawińskiego 5B, 02-106 Warsaw, Poland
Interests: hot stamping of lightweight alloys; metal forming; materials processing; coatings; microstructural characterization; mechanical testing; fatigue; powder metallurgy; damage development
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Faculty of Material Science and Technology, Slovak University of Technology, J. Bottu 25, 91724 Trnava, Slovakia
Interests: mechanical engineering; CAD/CAM; manufacturing technology; manufacturing systems; robotics; automation
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University, 3123 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843, USA
Interests: precision manufacturing; precision machine design; on-machine measurement for machine tool health monitoring; nanopositioning control, dynamic system identification; optical metrology; additive manufacturing process control and metrology; smart materials, sensors, actuators, and design; sensors and instrumentation; surface plasmonics, spectroscopy, and electromagnetic sensors for water contaminant monitoring; magnetic and optical spectroscopy for water quality sensing and monitoring
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Prof. Dr. Jingjing Li
Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
Interests: novel methodologies for multi-scale material characterization; mechanical behavior; failure analysis; effect of microstructure on macroscopic properties
School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, The University of New South Wales (UNSW Sydney), Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
Interests: additive manufacturing; metals and alloys; machine learning; medical device
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School of Mechanical, Industrial, and Manufacturing Engineering, Oregon State University, 218 Dearborn Hall, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
Interests: three-dimensional printing of multifunctional aerogels; 3D printing of carbon fiber composites; metal additive manufacturing; metal matrix composites; laser processing
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