XIV Pan-American Congress of Applied Mechanics


The Fourteenth Pan American Congress of Applied Mechanics (PACAM XIV) will be held in Santiago, Chile, from March 24th to 28th, 2014, and hosted by Universidad de Chile. The invitation is open for abstract submission on a relevant topic in Applied Mechanics. Abstract must be submitted through the Congress’ web page (http://pacamxiv.org/submit-abstract/) in any of the following tracks: solid mechanics, fluid Mechanics, continuum mechanics of solids and fluids, vibration/dynamics, and control. The deadline for abstract submission is November 15th, 2013. More details on the abstract submission can be consulted in the Congress’ web page.

The invitation is also open to anyone who is interested in organizing a mini-symposium in an area pertaining to Applied Mechanics as described in the congress webpage. The interested person should contact any of the members of the local organizing committee (listed below). The deadline for submission of the mini-symposia proposals is August 14th, 2013.

To see this post with more information about the submission procedure, please visit:

To see the list of Plenary Speakers, please visit:

If you have questions or need assistance in this process do not hesitate to contact us. We look forward to seeing you in Santiago.

Best regards,

Local organizing committee:

Roger Bustamante, Chair, Universidad de Chile,

Alejandro Ortiz-Bernardin, Co-Chair, Universidad de Chile,

Richard LeBoeuf, Co-Chair, Universidad de los Andes,

Williams Calderon, Co-Chair,
Universidad de Chile, wicalder@ing.uchile.cl

International organizing committee

Adair Aguiar, Latin American
Co-Chair, Universidad of Sao Paulo

Luis Dorfmann, North American
Co-Chair, Tufts University