23-01-2021

Dear Colleagues, The design and development of products for daily use is changing due to the new drivers derived by the paradigm of sustainability with its three pillars: economic, environmental, social. Product manufacturing plays a critical role in the product’s life cycle, thus designers and engineers are encouraged to rethink the way products are conceived, integrating sustainable...

22-01-2021

Dear Colleague, We would like to invite you to submit a paper to the Track Symposium Topic CAPPD: Digital Human Modelling for Design and Manufacturing  of  the ASME 41st CIE Conference, to be held fully virtual in August 17-20, 2021.   The aim of this track is to provide an overview of current research activities on human modeling methods and applications in Design and...

05-01-2021

Dear colleague, It is our pleasure to announce TFC21, the ETRIA World Conference “TRIZ Future” 2021 titled “Creative solutions for a sustainable development”. The conference will take place in Bolzano, Italy, and online on Sep 22-24 2021. All the information is available here. The Conference is organized by the European TRIZ Association (ETRIA) together with the Free...

17-12-2020

Dear Colleagues, Sustainability Journal (ISSN 2071-1050) is currently running a Special Issue entitled “Lean Manufacturing Strategies and Energy Management for Industry 4.0”.   The official submission deadline is 31 July 2021.   Special Issue Information Industry 4.0 is a strategy for being competitive in global markets. This strategy provides the integration of lean...

05-12-2020

Dear colleagues, Modern engineering design processes are driven by an extensive use of numerical simulations, and naval architecture and ocean engineering are no exception. Since computational power has been improved over the last few decades, the integration of different tools such as CAD, FEM, CFD, and CAM allows complex modeling and manufacturing problems to be solved in a more feasible way....