Editors

Editor-in-Chief:

Jorge A.C. Ambrósio, Instituto de Engenharia Mecánica, Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisbon, Portugal

Aki Mikkola, Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland

Honorary Editor:

Werner Schiehlen, Institute of Engineering and Computational Mechanics, University of Stuttgart, Germany

Contributing Editors:

Jorge Angeles, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Jin Hwan Choi, Kyun Hee University, Gyeonggi-Do, Korea

Javier Garcia de Jalon, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain

John McPhee, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

Parviz Nikravesh, University of Arizona, Tucson, USA

Ahmed Shabana, The University of Illinois at Chicago, USA

Advisory Board:

Y. Aoustin, Université de Nantes, France

M. Arnold, Martin-Luther-University, Halle-Wittenberg, Germany

O. Bauchau, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA

V. Berbyuk, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden

O. Brüls, University of Liège, Belgium

A. Cardona, Universidad Nacional del Litoral, Güemes, Santa Fé, Argentina

F.L. Chernousko, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

J. Cuadrado, Universidade da Coruna, Ferrol, Spain

P. Eberhard, University of Stuttgart, Germany

P. Fisette, Université Catholique de Louvain, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium

P. Flores, University of Minho, Guimarães, Portugal

J. Font-Llagunes, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain

J. Fraczek, Warsaw University of Technology, Warsaw, Poland

J. Gerstmayr, Leopold-Franzens-Universität Innsbruck, Austria

Yuantong Gu, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia

G. Hulbert, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA

J.B. Jonker, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands

T.R. Kane, Stanford University, CA, USA

A. Kecskeméthy, Universität Duisburg-Essen, Germany

E. Kreuzer, Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH), Germany

H.M. Lankarani, Wichita State University, KS, USA

S. Leyendecker, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany

Caishan Liu, Peking University, Beijing, China

Jin-Yang Liu, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

P. Masarati, Politecnico di Milano, Milano, Italy

D. Negrut, University of Wisconsin-Madison, WI, USA

E. Pennestri, University of Rome `Tor Vergata', Italy

J. Pombo, University of Huddersfield, Huddersfield, United Kingdom

C. Sandu, Virginia Tech, VA, USA

A.L. Schwab, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands

R. Seifried, Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH), Germany

R.S. Sharp, Imperial College, London, UK

Y. Terumichi, Sophia University, Tokyo, Japan

Z. Terze, University of Zagreb, Croatia

M. Valasek, Czech Technical University, Prague, Czech Republic