Experimental Mechanics of Solids, color print, paperback


The book presents some of the latest experimental achievements in the mechanics of solids, machine design, mechanical engineering, biomechanics, composites, adhesive joints, laminates, coating techniques, bridge joints, data analysis, fatigue cracks, cyclic properties of metals, vibration control systems etc.

Experimental Mechanics of Solids
Eds. Paweł Pyrzanowski, Mateusz Papis
Materials Research Proceedings Volume 12
Publication Date 2019, 178 Pages
Print ISBN 978-1-64490-020-8 (release date June 20th, 2019)
ePDF ISBN 978-1-64490-021-5
DOI: 10.21741/9781644900215

The book presents some of the latest experimental achievements in the mechanics of solids, machine design, mechanical engineering, biomechanics, composites, adhesive joints, laminates, coating techniques, bridge joints, data analysis, fatigue cracks, cyclic properties of metals, vibrational control systems etc.

Mechanics of Solids, Machine Design, Mechanical Engineering, Biomechanics, Composite Sandwich Panels, High-Temperature Creep Testing, Failure in Adhesive Joints, Stainless Steel Pipes, Wrought Aluminum Alloys, Laminate Beams, DCB Test Configuration, Composite Laminates, Fastening Systems, Photoelastic Coating Techniques, Car Suspension Failure Analysis, Perforated Thin-Walled Bars, Fatigue Crack Growth, Neck Effect in Cylindrical Shells, Floating Bridge Joints, Torsional Friction, Load Identification, Measurements and Data Analysis, Fatigue Cracks in Metals, Articulated Rigid Body Vehicles, Cyclic Properties of Metals, Fatigue Damage Analysis, Offshore Structures, Hot-Spot Stress, Notch Strain, Vibration Control.


Table of Contents (all papers are OPEN ACCESS / click on any title to see the full abstract and PDF)

Mechanical Properties Investigation of Composite Sandwich Panel and Validation of FEM Analysis
Szymon Jakubiak, Filip Ćwikła, Witold Rządkowski

24h Creep Test of PE1000 Material at Elevated Temperatures
Bogusz Paweł, Grzeszczuk Wojciech

Propagation of Failure in Adhesive Joints between CFRP/GFRP Beams Subjected to Cyclic Bending
Yuliia Terebus, Dominik Głowacki, Mirosław Rodzewicz

Corrosive and Mechanical Experimental Tests for Selected Stainless Steel Pipes
Wasilewska Katarzyna, Glinicka Aniela

Investigation on Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of AA 2017A FSW Joints
Dorota Kocanda, Janusz Mierzynski, Janusz Torzewski

Analysis of the Influence of Mechanical Couplings in Laminate Beams on the Adherence of the Assumed Boundary Conditions in the DCB Test Configuration
Jakub Paśnik, Sylwester Samborski, Jakub Rzeczkowski, Katarzyna Słomka

Comparison of Different Methods for Determination of Delamination Initiation Point in the DCB Test on Coupled CFRP Composite Laminates
Jakub Rzeczkowski, Sylwester Samborski

Experimental and Numerical Examination of the Fastening System’s Rail Clip Type SB-4
Ludomir J. Jankowski, Jaroslaw Filipiak, Malgorzata Zak, Krzysztof Kruszyk

Application of the Photoelastic Coating Technique in Car Suspension Failure Analysis
Ludomir J. Jankowski, Marek Reksa

Local Plastic Instabilities of Perforated Thin-Walled Bars – FEM Modelling and DIC Verification
Andrzej Piotrowski, Marcin Gajewski, Cezary Ajdukiewicz

Fatigue Crack Growth Rate in Long Term Operated 19th Century Puddle Iron
Grzegorz Lesiuk, Jose A.F.O. Correia, Michał Smolnicki, Abilio M.P. De Jesus, Monika Duda, Pedro Montenegro, Rui A.B. Calcada

Modeling of Neck Effect in Cylindrical Shell
Adam Piwowarczyk, Artur Ganczarski

Selected Aspects of Stand Tests for Prototype Floating Bridge Joints
Wieslaw Krason, Pawel Bogusz, Arkadiusz Poplawski, Michal Stankiewicz

Strain Research of Floating Bridge Side Joints in Lab Loading Tests
Wiesław Krasoń, Paweł Bogusz

Experimental Study into the Torsional Friction between AGV Wheel and Various Floors
Tomasz Bartkowiak, Wojciech Paszkowiak, Marcin Pelic, Adam Myszkowski

Issues of Load Identification Using an Integrated Forces and Torques Sensor
Piotr Dudziński, Robert Czabanowski, Adam Konieczny, Andrzej Kosiara, Aleksander Skurjat, Damian Stefanow

An Integrated Application to Support the Implementation of Measurements and Data Analysis
Robert Czabanowski

The Development of Fatigue Cracks in Metals
Dariusz Rozumek

Steering Kinematics and Turning Resistance Experimental Investigation of Articulated Rigid Body Vehicles
Aleksander Skurjat

Comparative Analysis of Methods for Determining Cyclic Properties of Metals
Stanisław Mroziński, Zbigniew Lis

Fatigue Damage Analysis of Offshore Structures using Hot-Spot Stress and Notch Strain Approaches
António Mourão, José A.F.O. Correia, José M. Castro, Miguel Correia, Grzegorz Lesiuk, Nicholas Fantuzzi, Abílio M.P. De Jesus, Rui A.B. Calcada

The Influence of Bonding System Type on Strength Properties of Reconstructed Teeth with 1st Class Cavities According to Black’s Classification
Grzegorz Milewski, Agata Borowiec

Multi-phase Magnetostrictive Actuator Dedicated to Close-Loop Vibration Control System
Jerzy Kaleta, Karol Wachtarczyk, Przemysław Wiewiórski


About the Editors

Paweł Pyrzanowski, D.Sc., Ph.D., professor of Warsaw University of Technology, Faculty of Power and Aeronautical Engineering.
Member of many associations related to experimental mechanics:
– Polish Association of Experimental Mechanics – Founding member, Chairman of the Board since 2018;
– The Mechanics Committee of the Polish Academy of Sciences – Member, Chairman of the Experimental Mechanics Section – since 2016;
– Danubia-Adria Society for Experimental Mechanics – Member – representative of Poland since 2016;
– Symposium on Experimental Mechanics of Solids in memory of prof. Jacek Stupnicki – Chairman since 2012
Author of more than 90 publications (monographs and chapters, scientific magazines and conference papers)

Mateusz Papis, M.Sc graduated from the Faculty of Power and Aeronautical Engineering of the Warsaw University of Technology in 2015.
Currently he works as an assistant at the Institute of Aeronautics and Applied Mechanics.
Member of Symposium on Experimental Mechanics of Solids Organising Committee since 2018.
His scientific interests include reliability and safety of systems, risk analysis. Author of about 10 publication in these fields of study.