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ESIS TC2 (Micromechanisms) Oxford 2012


The 8th Meeting of TC2 on Micromechanisms of the European Structural Integrity Society (ESIS)

was held on

Monday 2nd April and Tuesday 3rd April 2012

Mansfield College, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK

Programme and Schedule

Delegate List

Topic and Program

ESIS TC2 meetings cover all micromechanisms of fatigue and fracture of materials and components (www.structuralintegrity.eu/tc2-micromechanisms.html).

The meeting was co-organised by ESIS and FESI (UK Forum for Engineering Structural Integrity).

Special Issue(s)

The conference chairs, with advice from session chairs, will invite selected authors to develop their extended abstracts into papers for journal publication in special issues of the International Journal Engineering Fracture Mechanics. These will appear in 2013 and will include contributions from this workshop and the preceding TC2 workshop in Berlin (November 2011, tc2.fme.vutbr.cz).

The deadline for papers for the special issue will be 1st June 2012.



Mansfield College has a combination of inspiring Victorian Gothic architecture, overlooking one of the largest open quadrangles in Oxford and a modern conference facility. Ideally located, Mansfield is quietly situated in leafy central Oxford, close to the University Parks and the many historical and architectural highlights of the city.



Prof. James Marrow

University of Oxford

Department of Materials

Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PH, UK

email: james.marrow@materials.ox.ac.uk

tel: +44 (0) 1865 273938

fax: +44 (0) 1865 273789

mob: +44 (0) 7540 722660

Conference Chairs

Prof. James Marrow (University of Oxford, UK)

Prof. Jaroslav Pokluda (Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic)