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ASCE-ASME Journal of Risk and Uncertainty in Engineering Systems, Part B: Mechanical Engineering

Newest Issue: (June 2017, Volume 3, Issue 2)
Issues In Progress:
research-article | March 2017
Malak El-Gheriani, Faisal Khan and Ming J Zuo
   doi: 10.1115/1.4036155
research-article | June 2017
X. Liu, E. Ferrario and E. Zio
   doi: 10.1115/1.4035728
research-article | June 2017
research-article | June 2017
research-article | June 2017
research-article | June 2017
Research Paper | March 2017
Xin Wang and Patrick Gu
   doi: 10.1115/1.4034018
Research Paper | September 2015
Technical Brief | December 2016
AMR Podcast
February 21, 2017
Applied Mechanics Reviews Audio Interview: Prof. Emeritus Simon Ostrach
50 minutes, 09 seconds

Recognized by NASA as a giant in heat transfer research, Prof. Simon Ostrach received the inaugural ASME Heat Transfer Division Memorial Award in 1975 and attained membership in the National Academy of Engineering in 1978 for his fundamental discoveries in the field of buoyancy-driven convection. This AMR audio interview paints a remarkable picture of six decades of intellectual leadership and advocacy, including his work as principal investigator on two NASA Spacelab missions in 1992 and 1995 that investigated surface-tension driven convection under microgravity conditions, his commitment to the rigorous integration of research and design, and his, at one time, insatiable appetite for the thrills of weightless flight on the NASA “Vomit Comet.”

About This Journal

The ASCE-ASME Journal of Risk and Uncertainty in Engineering Systems, Part B: Mechanical Engineering will serve as a medium for dissemination of research findings, best practices and concerns, and for discussion and debate on risk and uncertainty related issues. The journal will report on the full range of risk and uncertainty analysis state-of-art and state-of-practice relating to mechanical engineering including but not limited to risk quantification based on hazard identification, scenario development and rate quantification, consequence assessment, valuations, perception, communication, risk-informed decision making, uncertainty analysis and modeling, and other related areas.

Editor: Bilal M. Ayyub,
University of Maryland
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Frequency: Quarterly
Scope:

Specific topic areas include but not limited to: Risk analysis methods; Uncertainty analysis and quantification; Management, financial & insurance issues; Computational methods; Mechanical assets and infrastructure; Materials and electromechanical; Energy-related; Manufacturing; Water resources, coastal and ocean systems; Bioengineering; Nuclear engineering; Information storage and processing; and Project management and construction engineering.

ISSN: 2332-9017
eISSN: 2332-9025
CODEN: AJRUB7

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