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Mechanical Sciences An open-access journal for theoretical and applied mechanics
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Editors-in-chief: Guangbo Hao and Andreas Müller

The journal Mechanical Sciences (MS) is an international forum for the dissemination of original contributions in the field of theoretical and applied mechanics. Its main ambition is to provide a platform for young researchers to build up a portfolio of high-quality peer-reviewed journal articles.

News
03 Dec 2019 New article processing charges for MS

From 1 January 2020 Mechanical Sciences (MS) will increase the article processing charges due to the introduction of standard English language copy-editing.

03 Dec 2019 New article processing charges for MS

From 1 January 2020 Mechanical Sciences (MS) will increase the article processing charges due to the introduction of standard English language copy-editing.

25 Nov 2019 Celebrations for the 50-year anniversary of IFToMM

During the 15th IFToMM World Congress on Mechanism and Machine Science (MMS) in Krakow, Poland, on 30 June–4 July 2019, a special opening session was organized to celebrate the 50-year anniversary of IFToMM with the unveiling of a bronze commemorative plaque. Read more about the celebrations.

25 Nov 2019 Celebrations for the 50-year anniversary of IFToMM

During the 15th IFToMM World Congress on Mechanism and Machine Science (MMS) in Krakow, Poland, on 30 June–4 July 2019, a special opening session was organized to celebrate the 50-year anniversary of IFToMM with the unveiling of a bronze commemorative plaque. Read more about the celebrations.

02 Sep 2019 Helmholtz institutional agreement now for corresponding authors

As of 1 September 2019 the direct settlement of article processing charges (APCs) between the Helmholtz Association and Copernicus Publications will be valid for corresponding authors.

02 Sep 2019 Helmholtz institutional agreement now for corresponding authors

As of 1 September 2019 the direct settlement of article processing charges (APCs) between the Helmholtz Association and Copernicus Publications will be valid for corresponding authors.

Recent articles
13 Dec 2019
Kinematic analysis and evaluation of a hybrid mechanism for computer assisted bone reduction surgery
Sinh Nguyen Phu, Terence Essomba, Irwansyah Idram, and Jiing-Yi Lai
Mech. Sci., 10, 589–604, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-589-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-589-2019, 2019
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04 Dec 2019
Rapid attitude maneuver of the space tether net capture system using active disturbance rejection control
Cheng Wei, Hao Liu, Chunlin Tan, Yongjian Liu, and Yang Zhao
Mech. Sci., 10, 575–587, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-575-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-575-2019, 2019
04 Dec 2019
Statistical analysis of energy consumption, tool wear and surface roughness in machining of Titanium alloy (Ti-6Al-4V) under dry, wet and cryogenic conditions
Muhammad Ali Khan, Syed Husain Imran Jaffery, Mushtaq Khan, Muhammad Younas, Shahid Ikramullah Butt, Riaz Ahmad, and Salman Sagheer Warsi
Mech. Sci., 10, 561–573, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-561-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-561-2019, 2019
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18 Nov 2019
Stress state of a polygonal plate having a central circular hole with two linear cracks in the small physical non-linear condition
Etimad Bayramoglu Eyvazov and Mecit Öge
Mech. Sci., 10, 553–560, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-553-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-553-2019, 2019
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15 Nov 2019
Synthesis Theory and Optimum Design of Four-bar Linkage with Given Angle Parameters
Lairong Yin, Long Huang, Juan Huang, Peng Xu, Xuejun Peng, and Peng Zhang
Mech. Sci., 10, 545–552, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-545-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-545-2019, 2019
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