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Acta Mechanica Sinica

Acta Mechanica Sinica

Editors-in-Chief: T.J. Lu; W. Shyy; Z. SUO

ISSN: 0567-7718 (print version)
ISSN: 1614-3116 (electronic version)

Journal no. 10409

Free Articles to Celebrate the Chinese New Year

As 2015 comes to an end and we look ahead to 2016, we would like to express our sincere thanks to all and each of you for your unwavering commitment and support to Acta Mechanica Sinica (AMS). Striving for perfection over the past 30 years, AMS has built up a bridge and an international platform for academic communication within the mechanics community. In 2015, to commemorate the 30th anniversary of AMS, we published a total of 32 invited papers. Among these, 6 papers (2 from fluid mechanics, 2 from solid mechanics, 1 from biomechanics and 1 from theme articles) are selected as highlights, as listed below. We hope you enjoy these extraordinary papers as we step into 2016 and wish everyone a happy, healthy and successful new year.

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    Founded in 1985, Acta Mechanica Sinica is an international journal sponsored by the Chinese Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics. It welcomes and records high-quality original papers in all aspects of mechanics and mechanical sciences from contributors throughout the world. The journal also serves as an effective tool for promoting scientific exchange between Chinese scientists living in China and those overseas.

    The journal aims to report recent developments in mechanics and other related fields of research. It covers all disciplines in the field of theoretical and applied mechanics -- including not only the classical subdivisions such as solid and fluid mechanics, but also the recently emerging areas such as biomechanics and nanomechanics. It explores analytical, computational and experimental progresses in all areas of mechanics.

    The journal also encourages research in interdisciplinary subjects, and serves as a bridge between mechanics and other branches of engineering and sciences. The journal publishes review articles, research papers, notes, experimental techniques, scientific events and other special topics of general interest.

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