Plenary Lecturers

Plenary lectures will be delivered by scientists of international prestige in the field of the conference.

Additive Manufacturing: some dreams, some nightmares
Ferdinando Auricchio
Università di Pavia, Italy

High-resolution computational plasticity at the micron scale
Marc Geers
Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands

Phase-field Fracture: Toward a General Purpose Technology
Thomas J.R. Hughes
University of Texas at Austin, USA

Fracture with Phase-Field Models: Discretization, Acceleration, Application
Stefan Kollmannsberger
Technische Universität Munchen, Germany

Automated model discovery – A new paradigm in computational mechanics?
Ellen Kuhl
Stanford University, USA

Interaction of particulate fluids and structures. Modelling and computational challenges
Eugenio Oñate
Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), CIMNE, Spain

Enhancing Material Point Method for Disaster Simulation
Kenjiro Terada
Tohoku University, Japan