Call for Papers

Abstract Submission date extended up to :  30th July 2016
Paper Submission Date : 10th September 2016

Publishing Partner


Selected papers from the conference will be published by Springer as a proceedings book volume. Springer will conduct quality checks on the accepted papers and only papers that pass these checks will be published.

FatigueDurability India 2016 invites technical papers from all Academicians/ individuals/companies associated with engineering design, analysis, testing, instrumentation, research on Fatigue Durability & Fracture Mechanics or related technologies .

The Authors are encouraged to submit paper on the following themes, but not limited to

– Advanced Techniques – in Fatigue, Durability and Fracture Studies
– Life Prediction methodologies for Structural Metals, Alloys, Polymer, Composites & Engineering Materials
– Thermo‐Mechanical Fatigue
– Creep and Creep Fatigue Interaction
– Weld Fatigue Evaluation
– Vibrational Fatigue Evaluation
– Prediction of Cycles for Crack initiation & location
– Reliability assessment
– Fatigue of welds
– Virtual prototyping and virtual testing
– Fatigue damage accumulation in cyclic loading situation
– Life assessment and extension strategies
– Damage tolerance procedure
– Effect of residual stresses on durability
– Calculation of stress intensity factors, critical crack size
– Effect of multi‐site damage
– Mean time between failure (MTBF)
– Fatigue Modeling and Simulation
– Life Prediction Methodology, Software Development
– Structural Health Monitoring and Prognostics
– Variable Amplitude Loads, Multi-axial & Mixed Mode Fatigue
– 3D non‐planar crack propagation
– Fatigue Life Enhancement Techniques
– Cyclic Deformation and Crack Initiation
– Ageing aircraft

Abstracts : before 30th June 2016 to
Papers : before 10th September 2016 to

Do you need assistance ? Contact

Dr. T Jagadish
Convenor – Technical Committee +91 9900138009

Head of the Department
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Bangalore Institute of Technology – BIT, Bangalore