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Mechanical Sciences An open-access journal for theoretical and applied mechanics
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Executive editors: 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
16 Mar 2020 End-of-term message from the IFToMM President

Please read the message from the former IFToMM President Marco Ceccarelli summarizing the activity of his term from 2016–2019.

16 Mar 2020 End-of-term message from the IFToMM President

Please read the message from the former IFToMM President Marco Ceccarelli summarizing the activity of his term from 2016–2019.

18 Dec 2019 The Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) and Copernicus Publications agree on a central billing of article processing charges

The Spanish National Research Council (Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, CSIC) will now provide a publication fund for their corresponding authors publishing in Copernicus' open-access journals.

18 Dec 2019 The Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) and Copernicus Publications agree on a central billing of article processing charges

The Spanish National Research Council (Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, CSIC) will now provide a publication fund for their corresponding authors publishing in Copernicus' open-access journals.

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.

Recent articles
14 May 2020
Design and implementation of speed fluctuation reduction for a ball screw feed system at low-speed operation
Zhaoguo Wang, Xianying Feng, Fuxin Du, Hui Li, and Zhe Su
Mech. Sci., 11, 163–172, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-11-163-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-11-163-2020, 2020
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12 May 2020
Axial transonic compressor performance enhancement with circumferential grooves
Naseem Ahmad, Qun Zheng, Hamza Fawzy, Tasneem Yaqoob, Salman Abdu Ahmad, and Jiang Bin
Mech. Sci., 11, 153–161, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-11-153-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-11-153-2020, 2020
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12 May 2020
Research on a medium-tracked omni-vehicle
Yuan Fang, Yunan Zhang, Nianyu Li, and Yinghui Shang
Mech. Sci., 11, 137–152, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-11-137-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-11-137-2020, 2020
23 Apr 2020
Code-to-code verification for thermal models of melting and solidification in a metal alloy: comparisons between a Finite Volume Method and a Finite Element Method
Anna M. V. Harley, Sagar H. Nikam, Hao Wu, Justin Quinn, and Shaun McFadden
Mech. Sci., 11, 125–135, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-11-125-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-11-125-2020, 2020
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20 Apr 2020
Dynamic modal analysis of double-sided meshing nutation drive with double circular arc spiral bevel gears
Zheng Lin, Ligang Yao, and Zhiyu Xie
Mech. Sci., 11, 115–123, https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-11-115-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-11-115-2020, 2020
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