Chapter headings. Selected papers. Inverse Thermal Problems. Simultaneous estimation of thermophysical properties and heat and mass transfer
coefficients of a drying body (G.H. Kanevce et al.). Solution of some inverse heat conduction problems by the dynamic programming filter and BEM (W. Chen, Masa. Tanaka). The time-to-arrival problem for reconstruction of multidimensional heat flux
(R. Bialecki et al.). Boundary Data and Parameters Identification. Solution to shape optimization problems of continua on thermal elastic deformation (H. Azegami et al.). Alternating boundary element inversion scheme for solving inverse boundary value problem from noisy data and its regularization (S. Kubo et al.). Solution of inverse geometry problems using Bezier splines and sensitivity coefficients (I. Nowak et al.). Identification of boundary conditions by iterative analyses of suitably refined subdomains at biomaterials interfaces (P. Vena, R. Contro). Damage or Defect Detection. Three dimensional shape reconstruction of defects from measured backscattering
waveforms (M. Yamada et al.). Modeling of grain pullout in fatigued polycrystalline alumina (M.T. Kokaly et al.).
Structural damage identification of frame model based on filtering algorithm (R. Endo et al.). Inverse Problems in Solid Mechanics. Parameters identification of an elastic plate subjected to dynamic loading by inverse analysis using BEM and Kalman filter (Masa. Tanaka et al.). A parameter identification method using observational boundary conditions and wavelet transform (T. Ohkami, T. Uchida). Stress distribution within granular body (A. Matsuoka et al.). Numerical and Computational Algorithms. A variational approach for finding the source function of the wave equation