Advances in Mechanics: Theoretical, Computational and Interdisciplinary Issues : Proceedings of the 3rd Polish Congress of Mechanics (PCM) and 21st International Conference on Computer Methods in Mechanics (CMM), Gdansk, Poland, 8-11 September 2015 book cover
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Advances in Mechanics: Theoretical, Computational and Interdisciplinary Issues
Proceedings of the 3rd Polish Congress of Mechanics (PCM) and 21st International Conference on Computer Methods in Mechanics (CMM), Gdansk, Poland, 8-11 September 2015

ISBN 9780429225659
Published May 5, 2016 by CRC Press
650 Pages

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Advances in Mechanics: Theoretical, Computational and Interdisciplinary Issues covers the domain of theoretical, experimental and computational mechanics as well as interdisciplinary issues, such as industrial applications. Special attention is paid to the theoretical background and practical applications of computational mechanics.

This volume contains 132 contributions presented at the PCM-CMM-2015 Congress held on 8-11 September, 2015 in Gdańsk, Poland. The Congress is a joint scientific event of the 3rd Polish Congress of Mechanics (PCM) and the 21st International Conference on Computer Methods in Mechanics (CMM).

Advances in Mechanics: Theoretical, Computational and Interdisciplinary Issues will be of interest to researchers and designers dealing with mechanics and its applications.

Table of Contents

Interactions between mechanical systems and continuum mechanical models in the framework of biomechanics and vehicle dynamics
J. Ambrósio

Multiscale mechanics of dynamical metamaterials
M. Geers, V. Kouznetsova, A. Sridhar & A. Krushynska

Consistent plate theories—a matter still not settled?
R. Kienzler & P. Schneider

Experimental attempts for creep and fatigue damage analysis of materials—state of the art and new challenges
Z.L. Kowalewski, P. Grzywna & D. Kukla

Micro and nano fluid mechanics
T.A. Kowalewski, P. Nakielski, F. Pierini, K. Zembrzycki & S. Pawłowska

Shape memory materials and structures: Modelling and computational challenges                               
M. Kuczma

Advanced mechanics in High Energy Physics experiments                                                                    
T. Kurtyka

Hierarchic isogeometric analyses of beams and shells                                                                           
B. Oesterle, M. Bischoff & E. Ramm

Finite element method simulations of linear and nonlinear elasticity problems with error control and mesh adaptation 
W. Rachowicz, A. Zdunek & W. Cecot

Physics and computations of turbulent dispersed flows: Macro-consequences from micro-interactions                                                                                                                          
A. Soldati

Finite strain analyses of deformations in polymer specimens                                    
V. Tveergaard

Regular contributions Experimental tests for the determination of mechanical properties of PVC foil                                    
A. Ambroziak

Asymptotic solution for free vibration of weakly nonlinear oscillator with two serially connected springs                                                                                                                                    
J. Awrejcewicz, R. Starosta & G. Sypniewska-Kaminska

Strain hardening effect on elastic-plastic contact of a rigid sphere against a deformable flat                
Ł. Bąk, F. Stachowicz, T. Trzepieciński, S. Bosiakov & S. Rogosin

Multiscale evolutionary optimization of functionally graded materials                                                 
W. Beluch & M. Hatłas

Optimization of structural topology using unstructured Cellular Automata                                          
B. Bochenek & K. Tajs-Zielińska

A mesh-free particle model for simulation of trimming of aluminum alloy sheet                                 
L. Bohdal & R. Patyk

New method of generating Strut and Tie models using truss topology optimization                            
K. Bołbotowski & T. Sokół

The influence of imperfect interfaces on the overall mechanical response of metal-matrix composites                                                                                                                    
G. Bolzon & P. Pandi

The effect of technological parameters of shot peening on the surface roughness of 51CrV4 steel                                                    
M. Bucior, L. Gałda, F. Stachowicz & W. Zielecki

Analysis approach for Diffusor Augmented Small Wind Turbine Rotor                                                 
J. Bukała, K. Damaziak, M. Krzeszowiec, J. Małachowski, M. Tomaszewski, K. Kroszczyński & K. Sobczak

Geometric analysis of a 1-dof, six-link feeder                                 
J. Buśkiewicz

Modal approach in the fluid-structure interaction in aerospace                                                              
W. Chajec & A. Dziubiński

Investigations on the chip shape and its upsetting and coverage ratios in partial symmetric face milling process of aluminium alloy AW-7075 and the simulation of the process with the use of FEM                                                                                                                               
J. Chodór & L. Żurawski

Sensitivity analysis of behavior of sandwich plate with PU foam core with respect to boundary conditions and material model 
M. Chuda-Kowalska & M. Malendowski

Distribution of damages in unconventionally reinforced concrete slabs subjected to impact loads                                                                                                                                        
K. Cichocki & M. Ruchwa

Experimental verification of the relationships between Young’s modulus and bone density using DIC                                       
Ł. Cyganik, M. Binkowski, P. Popik, Z. Wróbel, G. Kokot, A. John, T. Rusin, F. Bolechała & R. Nowak

Construction of stress trajectories in optimal, non-homogeneous elastic bodies                            
S. Czarnecki & P. Wawruch

Multiobjective optimization of electrothermal microactuators by means of Immune Game Theory MultiObjective Algorithm                                                                                                          
A. Długosz & P. Jarosz

Detection of damages in a riveted plate                                                                                                  
Ł. Doliński, M. Krawczuk, M. Palacz & A. Żak

Nonlinear dynamic response of periodically inhomogeneous Rayleigh beams                                      
Ł. Domagalski & J. Jędrysiak

Investigation of turbulent boundary layers at moderate Reynolds number in the vicinity of separation                          
A. Dróżdż, W. Elsner & A. Kępiński

Design of fuzzy logic controller for the unloading system in mechatronic device for gait reeducation                              
S. Duda, D. Gasiorek, G. Gembalczyk, S. Kciuk & A. Mezyk

The reliability assessment for steel industrial building                                                                           
A. Dudzik & U. Radoń

Optimal design of eigenfrequencies for functionally graded piezoelectric plate by two-scale model and harmony search                                         
G. Dziatkiewicz

Reliability analysis of reinforced concrete components: A comparative study                                       
P. Evangeliou, A. Roy, M.A.N. Hendriks, R. Steenbergen & A. de Boer

Nonlinear model of spacecraft relative motion in an elliptical orbit                                                      
P. Felisiak, W. Wróblewski & K. Sibilski

Reliable mechanical characterization of layered pavement structures                                                    
T. Garbowski & A. Venier

The impact of fire situation on the static and stability response of the bearing steel structure             
A. Garstecki, K. Rzeszut, Ł. Polus, M. Klój & M. Terech

Form finding of tensegrity structures via singular value decomposition of compatibility matrix         
W. Gilewski, J. Kłosowska & P. Obara

Technical coefficients for continuum models of orthotropic tensegrity modules                                   
W. Gilewski & A. Al Sabouni-Zawadzka

Truss model of origami inspired folded structures                                                                                 
W. Gilewski & J. Pełczyński

Parametric analysis of Istanbul’s ring road viaduct for three levels of seismic load                              
K. Grębowski, M. Hirsz, K. Wilde & A. Nadolny

New method of modelling nonlinear multi-bolted systems                                                                   
R. Grzejda

Fretting wear simulation in model studies                                                                                              
S. Guzowski & M. Michnej

Dynamics analysis of the RUSP linkage with joint friction modelled by the Stribeck effect                
A. Harlecki & A. Urbaś

Dynamic response of a sandwich beam with a periodic core due to fuzzy stochastic moving load                                                                                                                            
R. Idzikowski, P. Śniady & K. Misiurek

Numerical methods for the assessment of bridge safety barriers                                                           
K. Jamroz, S. Burzyński, W. Witkowski, K. Wilde & G. Bagiński

XFEM analysis of intermediate crack debonding of FRP strengthened RC beams                              
I. Jankowiak

Performance of the parallel FEAP in calculations of effective material properties using RVE                                                                                                                              
P. Jarzebski & K. Wisniewski

Receptance coupling for turning with a follower rest                                                                             
M. Jasiewicz & B. Powałka

Analysis of the influence of differences in strength parameters of steel S235 on passive safety of lighting columns                                                                                                                                 
T.I. Jedliński & J. Buśkiewicz

Tolerance modelling of dynamics of microstructured functionally graded plates                                  
J. Jędrysiak

Tolerance modelling of vibrations of visco-elastic thin periodic plates with moderately large deflections                                                                                                                                      
J. Jędrysiak

Thermoelastic phenomena in functionally graded laminates                                                                  
J. Jędrysiak & E. Pazera

Inverted joined-wing multidisciplinary optimization                                                                             
M. Kalinowski

Plane anisotropy parameters identification based on Barlat’s model                                                      
P. Kałduński

Reliability of some axisymmetric shell structure by the response function method and the generalized stochastic perturbation technique                                                                            
M. Kamiński & B. Pokusiński

A method of estimating the stability coefficient of a considerably degraded cooling tower                 
T. Kasprzak, P. Konderla, R. Kutyłowski & G. Waśniewski

Numerical analysis of contact between 3-D beams with deformable circular cross-section                  
O. Kawa & P. Litewka

Analysis of wave propagation in a bolted steel joint                                                                               
R. Kędra & M. Rucka

An application of the discrete wavelet transform to defect localization in plates                                   
A. Knitter-Piątkowska & M. Guminiak

Optimally tuned fuzzy control for smart, possibly damaged piezocomposites                                       
P. Koutsianitis, G.A. Drosopoulos, G.K. Tairidis, G.E. Stavroulakis & G. Foutsitzi

Analysis of sloping brace stiffness influence on stability and load bearing capacity of a truss             
M. Krajewski, P. Iwicki, N. Sałyk & A. Łukowicz

Experimental investigation of the innovative flow control blowing devices                                          
A. Krzysiak

Influence of aluminum layer thickness on the fatigue properties of super-nickel alloy and crack detection by non-destructive techniques                                                                                
D. Kukla & Z.L. Kowalewski

Topology optimization as a tool for road pavement structure analysis                                                   
R. Kutyłowski & M. Szwechłowicz

GPR simulations for diagnostics of a reinforced concrete beam                                                            
J. Lachowicz & M. Rucka

Application of polymer element in reduction of temporary steel grandstand vibrations                       
N. Lasowicz & R. Jankowski

Frequency response function of structures with viscoelastic dampers                                                   
M. Łasecka-Plura & R. Lewandowski

Influence of temperature on dynamic characteristics of structures with VE dampers                           
R. Lewandowski, M. Przychodzki & Z. Pawlak

Modified Hu-Washizu variational principle as a general basis for FEM plasticity equations                
J. Lewandowski & K. Myślecki

Electro-mechanical multiple-point beam-to-beam contact                                                                     
P. Litewka

HSρ—an isotropic material interpolation scheme based on Hashin-Shtrikman variational bounds     
T. Łukasiak

Modelling of the vibration reduction system used for protection of working machine operators                                                                                                                                   
I. Maciejewski & T. Krzyzynski

Modelling of phase changes in thin metal film subjected to ultrafast laser heating using the two-temperature model                                                                                                            
E. Majchrzak & J. Dziatkiewicz

Sensitivity analysis of temperature field in the heated tissue with respect to the dual-phase-lag model parameters                                                                                                  
E. Majchrzak, Ł. Turchan & G. Kałuża

Multiscale model of the proximal femur with implanted bone scaffold                                                 
P. Makowski & W. Kuś

Reference FEM model for SHM system of cable-stayed bridge in Rzeszów                                         
A. Mariak, M. Miśkiewicz, B. Meronk, Ł. Pyrzowski & K. Wilde

Numerically-based quantification of internal forces generated in a steel frame structure with flexible joints when exposed to a fire                                                                                             
M. Maślak, M. Pazdanowski & M. Snela

Numerical modelling of detonation in mining face cut-holes                                                                
L. Mazurkiewicz, J. Małachowski, P. Baranowski, K. Damaziak, W. Pytel & P. Mertuszka

Stress convergence in adaptive resolution of boundary layers in the case of 3D-based first- and higher-order shell models                                                                                   
Ł. Miazio & G. Zboiński

Experimental tests and numerical simulations of full scale composite sandwich segment of a foot- and cycle- bridge                                                                                                                     
M. Miśkiewicz, K. Daszkiewicz, T. Ferenc, W. Witkowski & J. Chróścielewski

Numerical analysis and in situ tests of the grot rowecki bridge in Warsaw                                            
M. Miśkiewicz, Ł. Pyrzowski, K. Wilde & J. Chróścielewski

Numerical analysis of the carpentry joints applied in the traditional wooden structures                       
A. Mleczek & P. Kłosowski

Numerical modeling of biological tissue freezing process using the dual-phase-lag equation               
B. Mochnacki & E. Majchrzak

Real-time hybrid simulation using materials testing machine and FEM                                                 
W. Mucha

Rolling contact problems for plastically graded materials                                                                      
A. Myśliński & A. Chudzikiewicz

Structural optimization of contact problems using piecewise constant level set method                       
A. Myśliński & M. Wróblewski

Multiscale analysis of metal matrix composite with ceramic reinforcement using Johnson-Holmquist constitutive model                                                                                         
W. Ogierman & G. Kokot

Influence of geometrical and physical irregularities on dynamic characteristics of a passively damped structure                                                                                                              
A. Olszewska & Z. Pawlak

Impact of an unsecured excavation on an underground pipeline                                                     
R. Ossowski & K. Szarf

Computable two-sided a posteriori error estimates for h-adaptive finite element method                     
O.Yu. Ostapov, O.V. Vovk & H.A. Shynkarenko

Cancer ablation during RF hyperthermia using internal electrode                                                          
M. Paruch

Self-sustained oscillations of the axisymmetric free jet at low and moderate Reynolds number                                                                                                                                    
A. Pawłowska, S. Drobniak & P. Domagała

On decreasing the optimization problem size                                                                                         
M. Pazdanowski

Gum Metal—unique properties and results of initial investigation of a new titanium alloy—extended paper                                                                                                                             
E.A. Pieczyska, M. Maj, T. Furuta & S. Kuramoto

On the resultant six-field linear theory of elastic shells                                                                          
W. Pietraszkiewicz

Explanation of the mechanism of destruction of the cylindrical sample in the Brazilian test               
J. Podgórski & J. Gontarz

Stress redistribution at the support of a transversely loaded sandwich panel                                         
Z. Pozorski & J. Pozorska

Three-point bending test of sandwich beams supporting the GFRP footbridge design process—validation                                                                                                                                 
Ł. Pyrzowski, B. Sobczyk, W. Witkowski & J. Chróścielewski

An adaptive finite element method for contact problems in finite elasticity                                          
W. Rachowicz, W. Cecot & A. Zdunek

Vibrations of a double-beam complex system subjected to a moving force                                           
J. Rusin

Dynamic behavior of Zymne Monastery Cathedral on soil base with consideration of non-linear deformation of materials
V.O. Sakharov

Loadings in rail vehicle due to bulk material                                                                                          
H. Sanecki

Dynamics of bodies under symmetric and asymmetric orthotropic friction forces                               
O.A. Silantyeva & N.N. Dmitriev

Dynamic and positioning analysis of the feed drive of the rope threading lathe                                   
P. Sitarz, B. Powałka & A. Parus

Experimental and numerical evaluation of mechanical behaviour of composite structural insulated wall panels under edgewise compression                                                                                
Ł. Smakosz & I. Kreja

A new adaptive ground structure method for multi-load spatial Michell structures                               
T. Sokół

Stochastic finite element method SORM study of the corrugated web steel plate girder                      
D. Sokołowski & M. Kamiński

Influence of separation gap on the response of colliding models of steel structures under seismic and paraseismic excitations                                                                                                        
B. Sołtysik & R. Jankowski

Discrete random variables in reliability calculations of a reticulated shell                                             
P. Sorn, J. Górski, K. Winkelmann & J. Przewłócki

The influence of utilizing different materials and their configurations on ballistic panels blast resistance                                                                                                                             
S. Stanisławek & G. Sławiński

Numerical modeling of thermopiezoelectricity steady state forced vibrations problem using adaptive Finite Element Method                                                                                                   
V.V. Stelmashchuk & H.A. Shynkarenko

Wind tunnel tests of the development and demise of Vortex Ring State of the rotor                            
K. Surmacz, P. Ruchała & W. Stryczniewicz

Assessment of the biomechanical parameters of the disabled driver during frontal crash                    
K. Sybilski, J. Małachowski, P. Baranowski & P. Płatek

Dynamic response of the steel chimney by the Stochastic perturbation-based finite element method                                                                                                                             
J. Szafran, K. Juszczyk & M. Kamiński

Welding deformation in a structure strengthened under load in an empirical-numerical study             
P. Szewczyk & M. Szumigała

An influence of notch type on material behaviour under monotonic tension                                         
T. Szymczak, Z. Kowalewski & A. Brodecki

Fire performance of composite concrete filled tubular columns exposed to localized fire                    
W. Szymkuc, A. Glema & M. Malendowski

Topological optimization of formworks’ meshes for free-form surfaces                                                
R. Tarczewski & M. Święciak

A new combined model of dynamic problems for thin uniperiodic cylindrical shells                           
B. Tomczyk

Taylor-Couette flow with radial temperature gradient                                                                            
E. Tuliszka-Sznitko & K. Kiełczewski

Application of artificial neural networks in man’s gait recognition                                                        
T. Walczak, J.K. Grabski, M. Grajewska & M. Michałowska

Reliability assessment of truss towers using Monte Carlo Method, PEM and RSM                             
K. Winkelmann, M. Oziębło & K. Rybaczyk

The influence of presumed border conditions on FEM thermal analysis results based on the example of an LNG tank support saddle                                                                              
J. Zapłata & M. Pajor

Application of the element residual methods to dielectric and piezoelectric problems                          
G. Zboiński

Modelling of the viscoelastic properties of the technical fabric VALMEX                                           
K. Żerdzicki, P. Kłosowski & K. Woźnica

Experimental and numerical analysis of wave propagation in ground anchors                                      
B. Zima & M. Rucka

Effectiveness of damage detection in 3-D structures using discrete wavelet transformation                 
K. Ziopaja

Development of friction constitutive relations for polymers                                                                  
A. Zmitrowicz

Investigation of stability and limit load of a truss overhead opened bridge                                           
Ł. Żmuda-Trzebiatowski, P. Iwicki & M. Krajewski

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Michal Kleiber, the PCM-CMM-2015 Congress President, Vice-President of European Academy of Sciences, and Arts, is the well-recognized authority in theoretical and applied mechanics. His papers, books and textbooks are frequently cited by the researchers dealing with mechanics and related field of modelling and analysis of structures.

Tadeusz Burczynski, the Chairman of the PCM-CMM-2015 Scientific Committee, Chairman of Committee on Mechanics (PAS) is a renowned specialist in the wide spectrum of mechanics. His publications, including articles, textbooks and monographs meet a widespread recognition in the professional society of theoretical and applied mechanics.

Krzysztof Wilde, the Vice-Chairman of the PCM-CMM-2015 Scientific Committee, is a specialist in the wide spectrum of mechanics, specializes in dynamics analysis and monitoring of engineering structures.

Jaroslaw Górski, the Chairman of the PCM-CMM-2015 Organizing Committee, specializes in numerical analysis of engineering structures and stochastic mechanics.

Karol Winkelmann, the Secretary of the PCM-CMM-2015 Congress, specializes in numerical analysis of engineering structures and stochastic mechanics.

Lukasz Smakosz, the Secretary of the PCM-CMM-2015 Congress, specializes in numerical analysis of engineering structures.