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BSSM 13th International Conference on Advances in Experimental Mechanics
Grand Harbour Hotel, Southampton

Conference Programme

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08:00 Wednesday 29th August 2018
Registration – Mayflower Suite Foyer, Grand Harbour Hotel, Southampton

08:30 Arrival Tea and Coffee

09:30 Introduction & Welcome - Mayflower 2

Conference Chair: Simon Quinn, University of Southampton

Mayflower 2 
Session 1.1a Chair: Keren Shemtov-Yona
Dental Biomechanics 1

09:45 Keynote:
Cyclic fatigue tests and their translational implications for survival of reconstructions in dentistry
Mutlu Özcan, University of Zurich, Switzerland

10:25 The failure envelope concept and stress shielding in the bone-dental implant system
Daniel Rittel, K. Shemtov-Yona, R. Korabi, A. Dorogoy, Technion, Israel

10:45 Bursting pressure and circumferential root strains in ex-vivo model of vertical root fracture
Tamar Brosh, Z. Metzger, R. Pilo, Tel Aviv University, Israel

Mayflower 1
Session 1.1b  Chair: Leslie Lamberson
High Strain Rate 1 – PhotoDyn session

9:45 Novel image-based inertial high strain rate tests: an overview
Fabrice Pierron1, F.M. Davis1, L. Fletcher1, X. Régal1, R. Seghir2, J. Van Blitterswyk1, 1University of Southampton, UK, 2Ecole Centrale de Nantes, France

10:05 Off-axis testing of fibre composites at high strain rates using an image-based inertial impact test
Lloyd Fletcher, J. Van-Blitterswyk, F. Pierron, University of Southampton, UK

10:25 An image-based inertial impact test for high strain rate interlaminar shear properties of fibre-reinforced polymer matrix composites
Jared Van Blitterswyk, L. Fletcher, F. Pierron, University of Southampton, UK

10:45 Image-based ultrasonic fatigue testing of composites
Xavier Régal1, R. Seghir2, M. Comport1, F. Pierron1, University of Southampton, UK, 2Ecole Centrale de Nantes, France

Mayflower 3  
Session 1.1c  Chair: Bruce Drinkwater

9:45 Mode filtering in frequency wavenumber domain for damage detection using local wavenumber estimation
Frederick Purcell, R. Pullin, D. Crivelli, R. Marks, Cardiff University, UK

10:05 Numerical study of Lamb wave mixing for micro-crack detection in plate
Hongtao Lyu, J. Jiao, C. He, B. Wu, Beijing University of Technology, China

10:25 Location of cracks occurring in an additive manufacturing process by acoustic emission
Stephen Ball, Cardiff University, UK

10:45 Study on the mechanism of impact load on immune cells
Hui Yang, D. Xu, J. Li, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China

11:05 Refreshments – Mayflower Suite Lounge

Mayflower 2 
Session 1.2a  Chair: Daniel Rittel
Dental Biomechanics 2

Load response of the human masticatory system during chewing: A multi-body musculoskeletal modelling study
David Ackland1, D.L. Robinson1, H. Saini2, P.V.S. Lee1, O. Röhrle2, 1University of Melbourne, Australia, 2Stuttgart University, Germany

11:50 A novel methodology for analyzing strains developed in endodontically treated teeth rehabilitated by post-core–crown
Raphael Pilo, Z. Metzger, T. Brosh, Tel-Aviv University, Israel

12:10 Numerical investigations of edentulous patients with complete denture and implant-supported overdenture
Istabrak Hasan1, A. Lohmann1, L. Keilig1, F. Heinemann2, C. Bourauel1, 1University of Bonn, 2University of Greifswald, Germany

12:30 Numeric simulation of long-term orthodontic tooth movement using the finite element method
Noriaki Yoshida1, R. Hamanaka2, J.Y. Tominaga1, 1Nagasaki University, 2Nagasaki University Hospital, Japan

12:50 Biomechanical analysis of the mandibular front in presence of a local gingival recession in combination with a tertiary crowding
S. Reimann, D. Baghdadi, C. Reichert, L. Keilig, Christoph Bourauel, University of Bonn, Germany

Mayflower 1 
Session 1.2b  Chair: Fabrice Pierron
High Strain Rate 2 - PhotoDyn session

Inertial impact tests to characterize the high strain rate response of PMMA
Frances Davis, L. Fletcher, F. Pierron, University of Southampton, UK

11:50 Determination of high strain rate properties of metals using the virtual fields method
Aleksander Marek, F.M.  Davis, F. Pierron, University of Southampton, UK

12:10 Image-based stress field reconstruction
Rian Seghir1, F. Pierron2, L. Fletcher2, 1Ecole Centrale de Nantes, France, 2University of Southampton, UK

12:30 Using full-field measurements to improve understanding of water droplet erosion of aeroengine fan blades
Charles Burson-Thomas, T.J. Harvey, L. Fletcher, F. Pierron, R.J.K Wood, University of Southampton, UK

12: 50 An experimental method for determination of dynamic mechanical behavior of materials at high temperatures with high speed imaging
Tao Suo1, C. Zhang1, Q. Deng1, Y. Li1, M. Chen2, 1Northwestern Polytechnical University, 2First Affiliated Hospital of Xi’an Jiaotong University, China

Mayflower 3 
Session 1.2c Chair: David Nowell
Fatigue and Fracture

Assessment of extremely low cycle fatigue behaviour of high strength steel using 3D DIC measurements
David Asquith1, V.P. Pasialis2, 1Sheffield Hallam University, 2Sheffield Forgemasters, UK

11:50 Critical cast iron wastewater assets: predicting performance to prevent failure
Governor Ugoh1, M. Mulheron1, R. Cunningham2, J. Farrow3, D. Jesson1, 1University of Surrey, 2Thames Water Utilities, 3Jeff Farrow Associates, UK

12:10 Fatigue analysis of a feedwater and condensate system nozzle of a boiling water reactor
S. Pérez-Montejo1, G. Soto-Mendoza1, Luis Hernández-Gómez1, P. Ruiz-López2, L.G. Carbajal-Figueroa1, J.A. Beltrán-Fernández1, G. M. Urriolagoitia Calderón1, 1Instituto Politécnico Nacional, 2Comisión Nacional de Seguridad Nuclear y Salvaguardias, Mexico

12:30 J-integral evaluation of ductile material using X-ray tomography and digital volume correlation (DVC)
Simon Tonge, A.F. Cinar, C. Simpson, C. Reinhard, T Connolley, T.J. Marrow, M. Mostafavi, University of Bristol

12:50 Crack closure modification in dwell-fatigue
Pengbo Qi1, D. Nowell1,2 and E. Salvati1, 1University of Oxford, 2Imperial College London, UK

13:10 Lunch – Marco Pierre White Restaurant

14:10 Plenary Session – Mayflower 2
Chair: Simon Quinn

The engineer’s perspective on dynamic shear localization
Professor Daniel Rittel, Technion, Israel

15:10 Refreshments – Mayflower Suite Lounge

Mayflower 2 
Session 1.3a Chair: David Ackland
Dental Biomechanics 3

Modelling the effect of bone-implant contact on dental implant pullout and torque removal tests
K. Shemtov-Yona, A. Dorogoy, Daniel Rittel, Technion, Israel

15:55 Changes in the biomechanical properties of the periodontal ligament after orthodontic treatment – a combined clinical, experimental and numerical study
Christoph Bourauel, A. Konermann, R. Al-Malat, J. Skupin, S. Reimann, L. Keilig, University of Bonn, Germany

16:15 Impact of machining process on the flexural strength of a composite resin block for CAD/CAM dental restorations
H. Issaoui, H. Fron-Chabouis, Aurélie Benoit, Université Paris Descartes, France

16:35 The detection threshold of non-contacting laser profilometry and characterisation of microscale surface changes in natural human enamel following citric acid-mediated attack
Petros Mylonas1, T. Bull2, R. Moazzez1, A. Joiner2, D. Bartlett, 1Kings College London, 2University of Southampton, 3Unilever Oral Care, UK

16:55 Mechanical characterisation of the temporomandibular joint disc through local compression and traction
Lara Tappert1, A. Baldit1, R. Do Nascimento1,2, P. Lipinski1, R. Rahouadj1, 1LEM3 – ENIM, University of Lorraine, France, 2University of São Paulo, Brazil

Mayflower 1
Session 1.3b  Chair: Lloyd Fletcher
High Strain Rate 3

Rate-dependent compressive behavior of open-cell elastomeric foam
S. Koumlis, A. Kelbaugh, Leslie Lamberson, Drexel University, USA

15:55 A dynamic testing method for flexible thin film materials
Haibin Zhu, S. Ma, Beijing Institute of Technology, China

16:15 Thermo-mechanical characteristics of adiabatic shear band of pure titanium under impact loading
Yazhou Guo1, Q.C. Ruan1, J.N. Lu1, B. Hu1, X.H, Wu1, S.X. Zhu2, H.S. Chen2 and Y.L. Li1, 1Northwestern Polytechnical University, 2Beijing Institute of Technology, China

16:35 Equivalent shock environment test conditions based on shock damage mechanisms
X.J. Zhu, H.B. Wang, Muchun Yu, B. Li, Z.J. Zhang, Z.J. Nangong, X.J. Dai, L. Wang, China Academy of Launch Vehicle Technology, China

16:55 A new method for dynamic shear-compression loading on cellular materials
Bing Hou1, H.X. Chen1, H. Zhao2, Y.L. Li1, 1Northwestern Polytechnical University, China, 2LMT, ENS-Cachan, France

Mayflower 3 
Session 1.3c   Chair: Janice Barton/Kheng Lim Goh

Resolving the effects of vent hole on the strength of damaged composite laminates in resin-injection repair method
W.L. Lai1, H. Saaedipour2, Kheng Lim Goh1, 1Newcastle University in Singapore, 2Republic Polytechnic, Singapore

15:55 Acoustically triggered ultra-high speed camera system for composites failure imaging
Steven Rae, D. Minton, S.R. Hallett, University of Bristol, UK

16:15 The effects of fibre architecture on water absorption induced degradation in CFRP laminates
Faisel Almudaihesh, R. Pullin, K. Holford, M. Eaton, Cardiff University, UK

16:35 Experimental characterisation of the nonlinear pressure sensitive behaviour of UD composites under multiaxial loading
Tobi Laux1, K.W. Gan2, J.M. Dulieu-Barton1, O.T. Thomsen1, 1University of Southampton, UK, 2University of Southampton Malaysia Campus, Malaysia

16:55 Full-field evaluation of the load response of a wind turbine blade substructure
Jack Callaghan1, J.M. Dulieu-Barton1, O.T. Thomsen1, S. Laustsen2, 1University of Southampton, UK, 2Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy, Denmark

18:00 Welcome reception and tour of facilities, University of Southampton
Coaches at 17:30 from Grand Harbour Hotel, return from the University at 20:30

Thursday 30th August 2018

08:30 Arrival Tea and Coffee - Mayflower Suite Foyer

Mayflower 2 
Session 2.1a  Chair: Noriaki Yoshida
Dental Biomechanics 4

In situ indentation of dental composite materials coupling micro computed tomography and digital volume correlation
M. Gallo1, E. Maire1, N. Brulat-Bouchard2, Yannick Tillier2, 1INSA Lyon, 2MINES ParisTech, France

09:20 Numerical evaluation of the application of high performance polymers as a framework material in dental prosthetics
Ludger Keilig, H. Stark, C. Bourauel, University of Bonn, Germany

09:40 X-ray microtomography characterization and mechanical analysis of sealing defects within all-ceramic dental restorations
Kyo Shindo1, N. Schmitt2 and E. Vennat1,3, 1MSSMat, Centrale-Supélec, 2LMT, ENS Paris-Saclay, 3Université Paris Descartes, France

10:00 The mechanical reliability of ceramic dental implants
Keren Shemtov-Yona1, N. de Basso2, M. Özcan3 and D. Rittel1, 1Technion, Israel, 2Private Practice, Stockholm, Sweden, 3University of Zurich, Switzerland

10:20 Estimation of dental implant stability: comparison between resonance frequency analysis and a quantitative ultrasound technique
R. Vayron, Guillaume Haiat, CNRS, France

Mayflower 3 
Session 2.1b  Chair: Pascal Lava
DIC Application 1

Comparison of DIC measurements and FEM predictions for thermally induced deformation of a stainless steel tube
Shirley Eseigbe, R. Taylor2, E.A. Patterson1, 1University of Liverpool, 2University of Manchester, UK

09:20 Can a pre-speckled encasement be used for vacuum loading, parallel to assessment via digital image correlation?
Scott Matthews1, D. Jesson1, P. Smith1, M. Helliker2, L. Beavis2, B. James2, 1University of Surrey, 2Dstl, UK

09:40 A framework for non-deterministic model validation using full-field measurements
Antonios Alexiadis, S. Ferson, E.A. Patterson, University of Liverpool, UK

10:00 Local deformation behaviour of pure magnesium under dynamic loading
P. Malchow, S. Ravindran, B. Koohbor, Addis Kidane, University of South Carolina, USA

10:20 A full-field approach to characterizing acoustoplasticity, UK
Colin Souza, M. Lucas, University of Glasgow

10:40 Exhibitor Introductions – Mayflower 2 Chair: Janice Barton

11:00 Refreshments and Exhibition – Mayflower 1 and Mayflower Suite Lounge

Mayflower 2 
Session 2.2a  Chair: Mutlu Özcan
Dental Biomechanics 5

Characterization of the dentin microstructural components: a FIB-SEM analysis
Ursule Muendi1, T. Reiss1, E. Dursun2,3, E. Vennat1,2, 1CNRS, Université Paris-Saclay, 2Université Paris Descartes, 3Hôpital Albert Chenevier, Créteil, France

11:50 Bone remodelling around dental implants based on functional loading
Salih Celik, L. Keilig, I. Hasan, C. Bourauel, University of Bonn, Germany

12:10 In vitro anchorage measurements and primary stability performance under dynamic loading of two implant designs
Ainara Irastorza-Landa1, M. Geisendorf1, J. Fabech2, P. Heuberger1, 1Nobel Biocare Services AG, 2Zürcher Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften (ZHAW), Germany

Mayflower 3 
Session 2.2b  Chair: Addis Kidane
DIC Application 2

Heterogeneities in the mechanical accommodation of α-γ transformation in iron
N. Bruzy1, Michel Coret1, B. Huneau1, E. Bertrand2, G. Kermouche3, M. Mondon3, 1Ecole Centrale de Nantes, 2Institut des Matériaux Jean Rouxel, Nantes, 3 Laboratoire Georges Friedel, Saint-Étienne, France

11:50 Digital image correlation using the natural beauty of wood
Tim Belden, D.A. Jesson, J.F. Watts, University of Surrey, UK

12:10 Optical strain measurement system for fatigue testing
J.V. Sahadi1, R.J.H. Paynter1, David Nowell1,2, 1University of Oxford, 2Imperial College London, UK

12:30 Plenary Session – Mayflower 2

BSSM Best Paper in ‘Strain’ Fylde Prize for 2017 Chair: Fabrice Pierron

Dynamic contact strain measurement by time‐resolved stroboscopic energy dispersive synchrotron X‐ray diffraction
M. Mostafavi, D.M. Collins, M.J. Peel, C. Reinhard, S.M. Barhli, R. Mills, M.B.Marshall, R.S. Dwyer‐Joyce, T. Connolley
Mahmoud Mostafavi, University of Bristol, UK

13:00 Lunch and Exhibition – Mayflower 1 and Mayflower Suite Lounge

14:00 Plenary Session – Mayflower 2

BSSM Measurements Lecture 2017 Chair: Salih Gungor

Experimental characterisations of devices for high power ultrasonics applications
Professor Margaret Lucas, University of Glasgow, UK

15:00 Plenary Session – Mayflower 2

BSSM Young Stress Analyst Competition  Chair: Hari Arora

YSA Handbook

1 Switchable-stiffness morphing aerostructures using granular jamming, David Brigido-Gonzalez, University of Bristol, UK

2 Image-based inertial impact tests for composite interlaminar tensile properties, Jared Van Blitterswyk, University of Southampton, UK

3 Deformation mechanism interaction in high-purity columnar Al, Marissa Linne, University of Michigan, USA

4 Preservation of bone tissue mechanics with temperature control for in situ SR-microCT experiments, Marta Pena Fernandez, University of Portsmouth, UK

16:10 Refreshments and Exhibition – Mayflower 1 and Mayflower Suite Lounge

16:30 Plenary Session - Mayflower 2

BSSM Measurements Lecture 2018 Chair: Janice Barton
Accurate non-destructive defect characterisation using ultrasonic measurements
Professor Bruce Drinkwater, University of Bristol, UK

17:30 BSSM AGM – Mayflower 3

19:00 Chairman’s Reception, Gala Dinner and Awards Ceremony – Grand Harbour Hotel, Mayflower 2

Friday 31st August 2018

08:30 Arrival Tea and Coffee - Mayflower Suite Foyer

Mayflower 2 
Session 3.1a   Chair: David Asquith
Structural Testing

Design and optimization of a multi-camera structural test using pre-visualization
Matthieu Vitse1, M. Poncelet1, A.E. Iskef1, J.-E. Dufour2, R. Gras3, A. Bouterf1, B. Raka1, C. Giry1, F. Gatuingt1, F. Hild1, F. Ragueneau1 and S. Roux1, 1ENS Paris-Saclay, France, 2University of Pavia, Italy, 3EikoSim, France

09:20 High precision tracking compensator for single component hybrid simulation
Jacob Waldbjoern, A. Quinlan, C. Berggreen, Technical University of Denmark

09:40 Characterisation of a whirling arm erosion test rig
Cameron Mackie, D. Boyce, D. Nash, University of Strathclyde, UK

Mayflower 1
Session 3.1b Chair: Mikko Hokka
Small Scale Testing

Probing the compressive failure mechanisms in syntactic foam using X-ray micro-computed tomography
Mehmet Kartal, University of Aberdeen, UK

09:20 The micro-mechanical characterization of wood fibers: A strategy for distinguishing between early and late wood growth
Stephen Garrett1, D.A. Jesson1, G. Pans2, C. Phanopoulos2, J.F. Watts1, 1University of Surrey, UK, 2Huntsman Polyurethanes, Belgium

09:40 Investigation of nanoscale strains at the austenitic stainless steel 316L surface using nanogauge gratings and EBSD
Joseph Marae Djouda1,2, Y. Madi2,3, G. Montay1, B. Panicaud1, T. Maurer2, 1Université de Technologie de Troye, 2EPF - Ecole d’ingénieurs, 3Centre des Matériaux, UMR CNRS, France

Mayflower 3 
Session 3.1c   Chair: Michel Coret
DIC Application 3

Mechanical characterisation of the adhesion between a silicone elastomer film and silicone gels
Christophe Berto, Y. Tillier, MINES ParisTech, France

09:20 Evaluation of sensitivity-based virtual fields for non-linear parameter identification including DIC filtering effects
Pascal Lava1, J.Furmanski2, A. Marek3, F.M. Davis3, F. Pierron3, 1MatchID, Belgium, 2ExxonMobil Corporate Strategic Research, USA, 3University of Southampton, UK

09:40 An approach towards high fidelity imaging local material behaviour of Friction Stir Welded (FSW) 304 stainless steel joints
Saran Ramachandran, J.M. Dulieu-Barton, P.A.S. Reed, University of Southampton

10:00 Investigation on high velocity impact response and residual strength of carbon fiber reinforced laminated plates with strengthening rib
Q. Deng, Cunxian Wang, T. Yee, T. Suo, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China

10:20 Refreshments – Mayflower Suite Lounge

10:45 Plenary Session – Mayflower 2 Chair: Frances Davis
Taking the (female pelvic) floor to talk about experimental mechanics
Associate Professor Raffaella De Vita, Virginia Tech, USA

Mayflower 2 
Session 3.2a   Chair: Frances Davis
Biomechanics 1

Static breast skin strain and breast support
Michelle Norris, C. Mills, J. Wakefield-Scurr, University of Portsmouth, UK

12:10 Numerical and experimental analysis in a personalized prosthesis to solve the unilateral hip osteoarthritis
Juan Alfonso Beltran-Fernandez1,O.R. Ruíz-Muñoz1, L.H. Hernández-Gómez1, I. Bantle-Chávez1, C. Alvarado-Moreno1, A. González-Rebattú y González2, E.A. Figueroa-Rodriguez1, A.L. Lievano1, P. Moreno-Garibaldi1, N.D. Pava-Chipol1, 1Instituto Politecnico Nacional, 2Hospital Regional ISSSTE, Mexico

Mayflower 1
Session 3.2b   Chair: Rian Seghir
Novel Sensor Development 1

Developing an understanding of shear horizontal transducers for damage detection
Frederick Purcell, R. Pullin, D. Crivelli, M. Eaton, Cardiff University, UK

12:10 Crack propagation within Penrose tilling-based structures
Rian Seghir, J. Réthoré, M. Nicol, A.C. Vermeil, Y. Wang, Ecole Centrale de Nantes, France

Mayflower 3 
Session 3.2c  Chair: Janice Barton
Thermomechanics 1

Energetic characterization of stretched crystallizing TPU foams by using infrared thermography
A. Lachhab1, E. Robin1, Jean-Benoît Le Cam1, F. Mortier2, Y. Tirel2, F. Canevet2, 1University of Rennes, 2Cooper Standard France, France

12:10 The modal characteristics of the post buckled plate
Hao Cheng1, W.Y. Wei2, B.R. Liu1, Z.X. Jia1, J. Guo1, 1Beijing Institute of Structure and Environment Engineering, 2China Academy of Launch Vehicle Technology, China

12:30 Lunch – Marco Pierre White Restaurant

Mayflower 2  
Session 3.3a  Chair: Raffaella De Vita
Biomechanics 2

In-vivo optical strain measurements of the human heart
A. Soltani1, J. Lahti2, S. Curtze1, K. Järvelä2, J. Laurikka2, Mikko Hokka1, V.-T. Kuokkala1, 1Tampere University of Technology, 2Tampere University, Finland

13:50 In vitro strain measurements of stent-artery interactions using 3D digital image correlation method
Paolo Ferraiuoli1, J.W. Fenner1, M.C.M. Rutten2, A.J. Narracott1, 1University of Sheffield, UK, 2Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands

14:10 Displacement and strain measurement in three dimensions of articular cartilage by using MR images
Yuelin Zhang, S. Yoneyama, Aoyama Gakuin University, Japan

Mayflower 1 
Session 3.3b  Chair: Margaret Lucas
Novel Sensor Development 2

Investigation of influence factors of photomechanical measurement errors
X. Zhang, H. Zhu, Q. Ma, Z. Liu, Shaopeng Ma, Beijing Institute of Technology, China

13:50 Dynamic pressure reconstruction using the VFM
Rene Kaufmann, B. Ganapathisubramani, F. Pierron, University of Southampton, UK

14:10 Photoelasticity with gigahertz and terahertz illumination
Andrew Waddie, G. Diederich, A.J. Moore, Heriot-Watt University, UK

14:30 Investigating micro-scale surface change of an ohmic MEMS switch contact between switching cycles
T Bull, L. Jiang, J.W. McBride, University of Southampton, UK

Mayflower 3 
Session 3.3c  Chair: Jean-Benoît Le Cam
Thermomechanics 2

Towards developing a calibration technique to apply TSA with micro-bolometers
Irene Jimenez-Fortunato, D.J. Bull, J.M. Dulieu-Barton, O.T. Thomsen, University of Southampton

13:50 Optimising probing depth in pulse thermography inspections of composite materials
Geir Olafsson1, R.C. Tighe2, J.M. Barton1, 1University of Southampton, UK, 2University of Waikato, New Zealand

14:10 Monitoring the fiber separation from the matrix with high-speed infrared thermal imaging
S. Boubanga-Tombet, A. Huot, F. Marcotte, Philippe Lagueux, Telops, Canada

14:30 An experimental study of thermal buckling behavior in C/SiC thin-wall composite structures for hypersonic aircrafts
Haibo Li1, Z.F. Bai2, W.R. Gong1, W. Zhang1, 1Beijing Institute of Structure and Environment Engineering, 2China Academy of Launch Vehicle Technology, China

14:50 Closing Plenary Session – Mayflower 2
Conference Chair: Simon Quinn, University of Southampton
2019 Conference Chair: Adrian Murphy, Queens University Belfast

15:00 Refreshments – Conference Close – Mayflower Suite Lounge








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