Authors are invited to submit an abstract related to the topics of the colloquium.

Abstract templates can be downloaded:

Please name the file starting with the presenting author’s surname and submit it in pdf format by email to

New deadline for abstract submission: the deadline is extended to March 7, 2016.

Notification of acceptance will be communicated by March 15, 2016.

Publication of full-length papers

Authors of communications will have the opportunity to submit a full-length paper for publication in a special issue of International Journal of Solids and Structures. Acceptance for publication in this journal will be subjected to standard peer review process.

The deadline for submission of full-length papers is May 31, 2016.