CISM • International Centre for Mechanical Sciences

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25 MAY 2020

Lung modeling may yield better ventilator outcomes and can help critical COVID-19 patients

An interesting article has been published by The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) about the work of CISM Rector Wolfgang Wall, professor of computational mechanics at the Technical University of Munich, who has been leading research in developing sophisticated lung models.

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29 APR 2020

COVID-19 Update

Since March 13th, CISM staff has been working remotely to continue providing all necessary assistance to our Lecturers and Participants.
Now that the phase of the gradual relaunch of activities is approaching, we will increase our efforts to ensure that the hard work of our organizers is not minimized by the impact of this crisis, while also considering the health and safety of our Lecturer...

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9 APR 2020

COVID-19 Notice

The International Centre for Mechanical Sciences is closely monitoring developments related to the COVID-19 outbreak and since March 13th our staff is working remotely.

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17 MAR 2020

COVID-19 measures

Since last March 13th, we are working remotely to help fight COVID-19.

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22 NOV 2019

New CISM website

Benvenuti nel nuovo sito CISM!

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31 OCT 2019

Professor Bernhard A. Schrefler honored at the 2019 SIPS major symposium

The Sustainable Industrial Processing Summit and Exhibition (SIPS) is a yearly event that is deeply science-focused and industrial engineering-oriented, organized since 2003 by the not-for-profit corporation FLOGEN Stars Outreach, which is dedicated to achieving sustainability through science and technology.
It in...

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17 OCT 2019

Professor Manuel G. Velarde has been awarded with the Honorary Doctorate from the University of Almeria

CISM former resident Rector Manuel G. Velarde has been awarded, on September 27, 2019, the Honorary Doctorate from the University of Almeria, Spain ( Prof. Velarde was born there in 1941 and after going to school until 1958, just sixty one years later he has returned to his home town where he is expected to help in the scientific growth of its young u...

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16 SEP 2019

Open Call for Submission Courses 2021

CISM is currently accepting proposals for courses to be held in 2021 or later.

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23 MAY 2019


CISM will take part to ESOF 2020. Stay Tuned!

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17 MAY 2019

1969 - 2019, CISM - 50 Years of Activity

The International Centre for Mechanical Sciences (CISM) was founded fifty years ago, thanks to the vision and determination of Luigi Sobrero. His idea was to establish an international centre for advanced studies in Mechanics and related Sciences, which would foster the exchange of ideas and experiences between scientists and young researchers from all over the w...

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