You are here

Agenda of Inaugural Meeting

July 27 2011, Minneapolis, MN, USA

  1. Welcome.
  2. Objectives of the Committee
  3. Description of Planned Activities:
    • Coordination of sessions, keynotes, short courses,...
    • Workshop organization
    • UQ special issues in Journals
    • Academia-Labs-Industry interface
    • Focus area groups
    • Development of Benchmark problems
    • Interface with other Societies (SIAM, ASCE, AIAA, ASME, IEEE, AGU...)
  4. Initial Focus areas (that leverages current strength of USACM):
    • Fluid-Structure Interaction
    • Coupled Problems
      • Linear and Nonlinear Solid Mechanics
      • Multiscale Mechanics
  5. Emerging Areas (relative to USACM):
    • Cognitive and Social Science
    • Network Science
    • Complex Systems
    • Climate
  6. Recognition of Young talent:
    • Sessions that focus of new thesis summaries.
    • Student paper competition
  7. Open Forum.