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IDETC2021 Tracks and Topics:

Symposia:

23rd International Conference on Advanced Vehicle Technologies (AVT)
41st Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (CIE)
26th Design for Manufacturing and the Life Cycle Conference (DFMLC)
33rd International Conference on Design Theory and Methodology (DTM)
45th Mechanisms and Robotics Conference (MR)
15th International Conference on Micro- and Nanosystems (MNS) (Conference)
17th International Conference on Multibody Systems, Nonlinear Dynamics, and Control (MSNDC)
33rd Conference on Mechanical Vibration and Sound (VIB)
47th Design Automation Conference (DAC)
18th International Conference on Design Education (DEC)
17th IEEE/ASME International Conference on Mechatronic and Embedded Systems and Applications (MESA)

23rd International Conference on Advanced Vehicle Technologies (AVT)

Description: The Vehicle Design Committee (VDC) of the ASME Design Engineering Division (DED) is organizing an annual International Conference on Advanced Vehicle Technologies (AVT). Papers are invited on innovative analytical, computational, and experimental investigations in the design of full vehicle systems and their sub-systems, as well as on studies for safety and ergonomics, powertrains, alternative fuels, and intelligent transportation systems. Papers may address fundamental research, applied research, or successful implementations relating to light or heavy vehicle modeling, design, control, testing, or development.

Objectives: Authors and presenters are invited to participate in this event to expand international cooperation, understanding and promotion of efforts and disciplines in the area of 23rd International Conference on Advanced Vehicle Technologies (AVT). Dissemination of knowledge by presenting research results, new developments, and novel concepts in 23rd International Conference on Advanced Vehicle Technologies (AVT) will serve as the foundation upon which the conference program of this area will be developed.

Topics:

AVT-1: Advances in Ground Vehicle Dynamics and Controls
AVT-2: Advances in Modelling and Testing Tire-Terrain
Interaction
AVT-3: Advances in Methods for Ground Vehicle Systems
Design
AVT-4: Advances in Ground Vehicle Safety and Ergonomics

AVT-5: Advances in Vehicle Electrification and
Powertrain Design
AVT-6: Advances in Light Vehicles Design
AVT-7: Advances in Off-road, Agriculture, Military and Commercial Ground Vehicle Design and Testing
AVT-8: Advances in Intelligent Vehicles

41st Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (CIE)

Description: Authors and presenters are invited to participate in this event to expand international cooperation, understanding and promotion of efforts and disciplines in the area of 41st Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (CIE). Dissemination of knowledge by presenting research results, new developments, and novel concepts in 41st Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (CIE) will serve as the foundation upon which the conference program of this area will be developed.

Topics:

CIE-1 CIE: Cybersecurity in Design and Manufacturing
CIE-2 CIE: Cyber-Physical Systems
CIE-3 CIE: Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Design and Manufacturing
CIE-4 CIE: Design, Simulation and Optimization for Additive Manufacturing
CIE-5 CIE: Panel Industry/Academic- Resolving the Digitalization of Enterprises
CIE-6 CIE: Graduate Student Poster Symposium
CIE-10 AMS: Advanced Modeling and Simulation (AMS General)
CIE-11 AMS: Inverse Problems in Science and Engineering
CIE-12 AMS: Computational Multiphysics Applications
CIE-13 AMS: Uncertainty Quantification in Simulation and Model Verification & Validation
CIE-14 AMS: Simulation in Advanced Manufacturing
CIE-15 AMS: Material Characterization Methods and Applications
CIE-16 AMS: Panel [CALL FOR PROPOSALS]
CIE-17 AMS/CAPPD: Digital Twin: Advanced Human Modeling and Simulation
CIE-20 CAPPD: Computer-Aided Product and Process Development (CAPPD General)
CIE-21 CAPPD: Human-In-the Loop for Product Design, Training, and Manufacturing
CIE-22 CAPPD: Digital Human Modelling for Design and Manufacturing

CIE-23 CAPPD: Product and Process Design Automation for Industry 4.0
CIE-24 CAPPD: Computational Fabrication for Product Design and Development
CIE-25 CAPPD: Panel [CALL FOR PROPOSALS]
CIE-30 SEIKM: Systems Engineering Information Knowledge Management (SEIKM General)
CIE-31 SEIKM: Design Informatics
CIE-32 SEIKM: Systems Engineering
CIE-33 SEIKM: Knowledge Capture, Reuse, and Management
CIE-34 SEIKM: Smart Manufacturing Informatics
CIE-35 SEIKM: Complex Systems Engineering and Design
CIE-36 SEIKM: Human System Integration 
CIE-37 SEIKM: Enabling Digital Technologies for Smart Product-Service System Development
CIE-38 SEIKM: Panel [CALL FOR PROPOSALS]
CIE-40 VES: Virtual Environments and Design Visualization (VES General)
CIE-41 VES: Technologies for VR, AR, and MR (Methods, Processes, and Applications)
CIE-42 VES: Interactive and Multisensory User Interfaces 
CIE-43 VES: Video Presentation Exhibit: Visualization and Virtual Demonstration of Prototypes and Simulations
CIE-44: VES PANEL: Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality Panel [CALL FOR PROPOSALS]

26th Design for Manufacturing and the Life Cycle Conference (DFMLC)

Topics:

DFMLC-1: Integrated Product and Process Development
DFMLC-2: Modeling and Optimization for Sustainable Design and Manufacturing
DFMLC-3: Life Cycle Decision Making
DFMLC-4: Design for Supply Chain and End of Life Recovery
DFMLC-5: Design for Manufacturing and Assembly
DFMLC-6: Design for Additive Manufacturing
DFMLC-7: Design for Quality, Reliability, and Cost
DFMLC-8: Design of Product-Service Systems
DFMLC-9: Design of Thermal and Energy Systems
DFMLC-10: Recent Advances in Design for Manufacturing and the Life Cycle
DFMLC-11: Special Session: Design for Manufacturing and the Life Cycle in response to COVID-19
DFMLC-12: Design for Sustainable Product Use and User Behavior
DFMLC-13: Special Session: Design Tool Showcase

33rd International Conference on Design Theory and Methodology (DTM)

Topics

DTM-1: Design Theory: New Models, Constructs, and Explanations; New Impacting Trends Impacting
DTM-2: Design Methods: Prototyping, Imagery, & Other Representations; Biologically Inspired Design; Creativity and Ideation
DTM-3: Design People: Entrepreneurship & Teams; Designer/Human Behavior in Design; Design Decision Making
DTM-4: Design Practice: Design of Complex Systems; Inclusive Design; Engineering for Global Development
DTM-5: SPECIAL SESSION: Lightning Talks on New & Revisiting Directions
DTM-6: JOINT: Design for Sustainable Product Use and User Behavior (Joint Session with DFMLC)
DTM-7: JOINT: Intelligence Augmentation for Human Systems Integration (Joint Session with SEIKM)

45th Mechanisms and Robotics Conference (MR)

Description: Since 1952, the ASME Mechanisms and Robotics (MR) conference has provided an international forum for the exchange of technical and scientific information on the theory and practice of mechanical and robotic systems. Topics span areas central to design and analysis of mechanical, mechatronic, and robotic systems, including kinematics, dynamics, novel mechanisms and robots, software systems, educational practices, and various applications. Papers are particularly encouraged from the areas in soft-, flexible- and human-safe robots, reconfigurable mechanisms and robots, origami-based systems, rehabilitation and medical robots, and exoskeleton/prosthesis design and development and mechanism-based metamaterials. Submitted papers will be eligible for the Mechanisms and Robotics Best Paper, Freudenstein/ General Motors Young Investigator, A.T. Yang Memorial, and Compliant Mechanism awards. Authors of the strongest papers at the conference will also be invited to submit enhanced archival versions to an IDETC Special Issue of the Journal of Mechanisms and Robotics.

Topics:

MR-1: Mechanisms Synthesis & Analysis 
MR-2: Theoretical & Computational Kinematics (A.T. Yang Symposium)
MR-3: Compliant Mechanisms (A. Midha Symposium)
MR-4: Origami-Based Engineering Design
MR-5: Motion Planning, Dynamics, and Control of Robots
MR-6: Medical and Rehabilitation Robotics
MR-7: Mobile robotics
MR-8: Novel Mechanisms, Robots, and Applications
MR-9: Mechanism-Based Metamaterials
MR-10: Student Mechanism and Robot Design Competition
MR-11: Mechanisms and Robotics Keynote
MR-12: Special Early Career Session of Invited Presentations

15th International Conference on Micro- and Nanosystems (MNS) (Conference)

Topics:
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MNS-1: Keynote Speaker
MNS-2: Dynamics of M/NEMS
MNS-3: Bio M/NEMS
MNS-4: Micro/Nano Robotics and Manufacturing

MNS-5: Functional Materials and Surface Engineering
MNS-6: M/NEMS IoT, Sensors and Actuators
MNS-7: M/NEMS AI, Neural and Digital Computing
MNS-8: Flexible M/NEMS
MNS-9: Power Sources and Storage for M/NEMS

17th International Conference on Multibody Systems, Nonlinear Dynamics, and Control (MSNDC)

Topics:

MSNDC-1: Computational Methods and Software Tools in Multibody Systems and Nonlinear Dynamics
MSNDC-2: Flexible Multibody Dynamics
MSNDC-3: Contact and Interface Dynamics
MSNDC-4: Nonlinear Dynamics of Structures
MSNDC-5: Modeling, Simulation, and Validation of Vehicle Dynamics and Mobility
MSNDC-6: Machine Learning in Dynamics
MSNDC-7: Time-Varying and Delay Systems
MSNDC-8: Motion Planning, Dynamics, and Control of Robots
MSNDC-9: Optimization, Sensitivity Analysis, and Uncertainty Quantification in Dynamic Systems
MSNDC-10: Nonlinear and Computational Dynamics Aspects in Biomechanics
MSNDC-11: Dynamics of Smart Structures and Systems
MSNDC 12: Lie group methods
MSNDC-13: Student Paper Competition (no direct submissions)
MSNDC-14: Keynote Lectures

33rd Conference on Mechanical Vibration and Sound (VIB)

Topics:

VIB-1: Dynamics of MEMS and NEMS
VIB-2: Dynamics of Soft Media and Robotics
VIB-3: Dynamics & Waves in Solids and Metamaterials
VIB-4: Energy Harvesting
VIB-5: Fluid-Induced Vibrations
VIB-6: Industrial Applications of Vibration & Acoustics
VIB-7: Jointed Structures, Contact, and Friction
VIB-8: Nonlinear Systems & Phenomena (VIB/MSNDC)
VIB-9: Rotating Systems and Rotor Dynamics
VIB-10: Structural Damage Detection and Diagnostics
VIB-11: Time-delay Systems and Discontinuous Dynamical Systems
VIB-12: Vibration and Stability of Mechanical Systems
VIB-13: Passive and Active Control of Vibration, Shock, and Noise
VIB-14: Vibration of Continuous Systems
VIB-15: Machine Learning Applications in Vibrations and Dynamics
VIB-16: VIB Keynote Talks

46th Design Automation Conference (DAC)

Topics:

DAC-1: Control Co-Design
DAC-2: Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning for Challenging Real-World Problems in Design Automation
DAC-3: Novel AI or ML Frameworks for Design or Systems Science
DAC-4: Data-Driven Design
DAC-5: Decision Making in Design
DAC-6: Design and Optimization of Energy Systems
DAC-7: Design for Additive Manufacturing
DAC-8: Design for Market Systems
DAC-9: Design for Resilience and Failure Recovery
DAC-10: Design of Complex Systems
DAC-11: Design of Engineering Materials and Structures

DAC-12: Engineering for Global Development
DAC-13: Geometric Modeling and Algorithms for Design and Manufacturing
DAC-14: User-Focused Design Tools and Methodologies
DAC-15: Metamodel-Based Design Optimization
DAC-16: Multidisciplinary Design Optimization, Multiobjective Optimization, and Sensitivity Analysis
DAC-17: Platform Architecture and Product Family Design
DAC-18: Design Under Uncertainty
DAC-19: Computational Design for Biomedical Applications
DAC-20: Special Session with DFMLC: Modeling and Optimization for Sustainable Design and Manufacturing
DAC-21: Keynote

18th International Conference on Design Education (DEC)

Description: The Design Education Committee invites submissions from researchers, educators, and practitioners from higher ed, K-12, and industry to the 18th International Conference on Design  Education (DEC) to be held as part of ASME’s IDETC/CIE Virtual Conferences on August 17-20, 2021. Authors are invited to submit full-length technical papers, “short papers”, and presentation only submissions in themes including but not limited to: implementation, assessment, and research methods across the curriculum; diversity and inclusion in design education; innovative practices in design education; and timely response to design education challenges. For more details about the DEC symposia visit the DEC website:  

Topics:

DEC-1 Implementation, Assessment and Research Methods Across the Curriculum
DEC-2 Diversity and Inclusion in Design Education
DEC-3 Innovative Practices in Design Education (Other Topics)
DEC-4 Short Papers: Work in Progress
DEC-5 Timely Response to Design Education Challenges
DEC-6 Demos and Presentation Only

17th IEEE/ASME International Conference on Mechatronic and Embedded Systems and Applications (MESA)

Topics:

MESA-1: Artificial Intelligence and Emerging Technologies for Mechatronics and Embedded Systems
MESA-2: Bio-Inspired Robotics and Soft Robotics
MESA-3: Robotics and Mobile Machines
MESA-4: Mechatronic and Embedded Systems for Agriculture 4.0
MESA-5: Disturbance Rejection Control
MESA-6: Mechatronics and Embedded Systems Applications
MESA-7: Embedded Systems Infrastructure and Theory
MESA-8: Embedded Vision and Ambient Intelligence
MESA-9: Mechatronics and Industry 4.0
MESA-10: MESA/CIE Joint Symposium: Smart Cyber-Physical Systems
MESA-11: Sensors and Actuators
MESA-12: Mechatronics and Embedded Systems Education
MESA-13: Micro-/Nano-Manipulation Technologies and Applications
MESA-14: Fractional Derivatives and Their Applications
MESA-15: Unmanned Vehicle Technologies and Applications
MESA-16: Bio-Mechatronics - Medical Devices & Technologies
MESA-17: Mechatronics and Embedded Technologies in Intelligent Transportation Systems

 

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