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SIF2018 will be hosted by The University of Western Australia under the auspices of the Australian Fracture Group (AFG). SIF2018 continues the tradition of the successful series of SIF international conferences, with the most recent being the 8th SIF (Melbourne 2013), the 9th SIF (Sydney 2014), and the 10th SIF (Adelaide 2016).

The conference aims to provide a platform for academics, research scientists, industry professionals, engineers, postgraduates and other experts to share, discuss and critically examine the most recent progress and trends in safety assessment and evaluation of engineering materials and structures, with applications in aerospace, biomedical, mining, petroleum, marine, manufacturing, civil and transportation industries.

This Conference has been funded through the Office of Research, the University of Western Australia.


The University of Western Australia acknowledges that it is situated on Noongar land, that the Noongar people remain the spiritual and cultural custodians of their land and continue to practise their values, languages, beliefs and knowledge.


CONFERENCE CHAIRS

Professor Elena Pasternak

Professor Elena Pasternak
Department of Mechanical Engineering
School of Engineering
The University of Western Australia

Professor Arcady Dyskin

Professor Arcady Dyskin
Department of Civil, Environmental and Mining Engineering
School of Engineering
The University of Western Australia


KEY DATES

Milestone Date
Full Paper Submissions Close 30 August 2018
Papers submitted after this date may not be included in the conference proceedings
Early Bird Registrations Close 5 October 2018
These early bird registrations offer a $100 discount on the standard registration fee
Standard Registrations Close 5 November 2018
The Conference 3 - 6 December 2018
No registration payments can be made on site

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Professor Itai Einav

Professor Itai Einav

University of Sydney

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Professor Andrei Kotousov

Professor Andrei Kotousov

University of Adelaide

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Professor Guowei Ma

Professor Guowei Ma

Hebei University of Technology
The University of Western Australia

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Professor Yiu-Wing Mai

Professor Yiu-Wing Mai

University of Sydney

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Professor Chengzhi Qi

Professor Chengzhi Qi

Beijing University of Civil Engineering and Architecture

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Professor Sergey Turuntaev

Professor Sergey Turuntaev

Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology

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Professor Karol Miller

Professor Karol Miller

The University of Western Australia

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