This book series in Applied Mechanics covers a wide range of topics including damage mechanics, processing defects, stress and stability, waves, shells, computational mechanics and modeling.
Topics of special interest are:
structures made from composite and/or functionally graded materials;
novel finite element and boundary element methods;
reliability of structures;
reliability of mechanical theories.
The series includes monographs, reference works and advanced text books, anniversary and collective volumes, as well as collections of selected and topical conference papers.