Symposium on Numerical Methods and Applications at Varied Length Scale at IRF 2020

A symposium on
Numerical Methods and Applications at Varied Length Scale 

Organised by
 Xiong Zhang1,  Moubin Liu2,  Zhuojia Fu3,  Zhen Chen4,  Yanping Lian5,  Dinghe Li6

1School of Aerospace Engineering, Tsinghua University
2College of Engineering, Peking University
3College of Mechanics and Materials, Hohai University
4College of Engineering, University of Missouri
5Institute of Advanced Structure Technology, Beijing Institute of Technology
6College of Aeronautical Engineering, Civil Aviation University of China

Under the auspices of

7th International Conference on
Funchal/Madeira, Portugal
14-18 June, 2020

Abstracts are solicited from the community in the following and related areas:

  • Meshfree/Particle Methods
  • Peridynamics
  • Isogeometric Analysis
  • Boundary Element Method
  • Discrete Element Method
  • Lattice Boltzmann Method
  • Dissipative Particle Dynamics
  • Dislocation Dynamics
  • Molecular Simulation and Coarse-Grained Molecular Dynamics
  • Combination and Coupling of Numerical Methods
  • Numerical Methods for Multiscale and Multiphysics Analysis
  • Numerical Methods for Extreme Deformation Events
  • Material and Structure Design with Numerical Simulation
  • Applications of Numerical Methods

Abstracts of two full pages should be written in the following format (the template is available in the web site specific section).

Paper Size:
A4, single column

Top page 3,0 cm; Bottom 2,5 cm, Left & Right 2,5 cm

Font and line spacing:
Times New Roman; single space

First 3 lines:
Should be left blank, size 10, reserved for the editors

Begins at the 4th line, capital letters, size 14, bold, left alignment

Authors Names:
Size 10, left alignment, two lines interval from title above

Authors affiliation:
Size 10, left alignment, two lines interval from text below

Main Text:
Size 12, full justification, 6 pt space after paragraph, no indentation

Capital letters, size 12, bold, one line interval from text above

Legends (Figs & Tables):
Size 10, one line interval from text above and below

References to cited literature should be identified in the text with author(s)  name(s) and year of publication (ex: Mascarenhas, 1997). Full citations should be grouped at the end of the paper and in alphabetical order of first author’s name. Always give inclusive page numbers for references to journal articles and a page range for books. Each reference must be cited in the text. 

A sample abstract is available for download at:

which can also be used as template.

Deadline for Extended Abstracts: 15 December, 2019 

Accepted contributions will appear in a book and USB-card, which will be made available to the delegates at the event.

For additional information, please contact either of the following:


Professor Xiong Zhang
School of Aerospace Engineering, Tsinghua University, China
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Professor Joaquim Silva Gomes
Faculty of Engineering, University of Porto
Tel: +351 917 258 950
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