Workshop on

“Second Gradient and Generalized Continua”

12-16 March 2012 at Palazzo Caetani in Cisterna di Latina, Italy

Organised by F. dell’Isola, S. Forest

Scientific Program of the Workshop

Monday, March 12th

Opening – Session: General concepts for second gradient media I

16:00-17:00 Francesco dell’Isola and Pierre Seppecher

Tuesday, March 13th

9:00-12:00 Session: General concepts for second gradient media II

09:00-10:15 Nicolas Auffray

10:15-10:45 coffee-break

1045-12:00 Martin Ostoja-Starzewski

14:00-17:30 Session: Generalised continua and homogenization I

14:00-15:00 Claude Boutin

15:00-16:00 Antonio Carcaterra

16:00-16:30 coffee-break

16:30-17:30 Samuel Forest

Wednesday, March 14th

9:00-12:00 Session: Generalised continua and homogenization II

09:00-10:00 Jia Li

10:00-11:00 Karam Sab

11:00-11:30 coffee-break

11:30-12:30 Anil Misra

14:00-17:30: Session: Generalised continua and heterogeneous materials III

14:00-15:00 Harm Askes

15:00-16:00 Holger Steeb

16:00-16:30 coffee-break

16:30-17.30 Angela Madeo

Thursday, March 15th

09.00-13:30 Session: Dynamics

09:00-10:00 Stefan Diebels

10:00-11:00 Ralf Jänicke

11:00-11:30 coffee-break

11:30-12:30 Luca Placidi

12:30-13:30 Antonio Rinaldi


14:00-17:30 Session: Beams and plates

14:00-15:00 Holm Altenbach

15:00-16:00 Noël Challamel

16:00-16:30 coffee-break

16:30-17:30 Victor Eremeyev

Friday, March 16th

09:00-11:30 Session: Strain localization phenomena

09:00-10:00 Denis Caillerie

10:00-10:30 coffee-break

10:30-11:00 Samuel Forest

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