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Selected publications by members of the CISM are given below. If you are unable to obtain a copy from your library or the Internet, you may contact us by emailing

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A new node-shifting method for shape optimization of reticulated spatial structures

C Ding, H Seifi, S Dong, YM Xie

Engineering Structures 152, 727-735, 2017




The impact behaviour of plate-like assemblies made of new interlocking bricks: An experimental study

AR Javan, H Seifi, S Xu, D Ruan, YM Xie

Materials & Design 134, 361-373, 2017




An efficient method for topology optimization of continuum structures in the presence of uncertainty in loading direction

J Liu, G Wen, Q Qing, YM Xie

International Journal of Computational Methods 14 (05), 1750054, 2017




High-speed spinning disks on flexible threads

ZL Zhao, S Zhou, S Xu, XQ Feng, YM Xie

Scientific Reports 7 (1), 1-11, 2017




Designing composites with negative linear compressibility

A Ghaedizadeh, J Shen, X Ren, YM Xie

Materials & Design 131, 343-357, 2017




Pump drill: A superb device for converting translational motion into high-speed rotation

ZL Zhao, S Zhou, XQ Feng, YM Xie

Extreme Mechanics Letters 16, 56-63, 2017




Topology optimization of continuum structures with uncertain-but-bounded parameters for maximum non-probabilistic reliability of frequency requirement

B Xu, L Zhao, Y Min Xie, J Jiang

Journal of Vibration and Control 23 (16), 2557-2566, 2017




Optimal design of material microstructure for maximizing damping dissipation velocity of piezoelectric composite beam

B Xu, H Ding, YM Xie

International Journal of Mechanical Sciences 128, 527-540, 2017




Design of dimpled tubular structures for energy absorption

K Yang, S Xu, S Zhou, J Shen, YM Xie

Thin-Walled Structures 112, 31-40, 2017




Design of hierarchical structures for synchronized deformations

H Seifi, AR Javan, A Ghaedizadeh, J Shen, S Xu, YM Xie

Scientific Reports 7 (1), 1-7, 2017




Structured Porous Metamaterial

YM Xie, J Shen, S Zhou, X Huang

US Patent App. 15/113,373, 2017

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