26th International Conference on Fracture and Structural Integrity
May 26-28, 2021, Turin (Italy) & Web

IGF (Italian Group of Fracture) is pleased to announce the organization of the IGF26, the 26th International Conference on Fracture and Structural Integrity. The event will be held both in presence, in the wonderful venue of the Castello del Valentino (Turin, Italy), and in remote, in order to avoid any possible problem due to COVID19.
All the participants will be allowed to modify their status (from "in presence" to "remote" delegate or viceversa) up to the day before the conference. Fees difference will be reimbursed (from "in presence" to "remote" status) or requested (from "remote" to "in presence" status).

Important dates:

28.02.2021: Abstracts submission;
14.03.2021: Abstracts notification of acceptance;
30.04.2021: Early bird registration;
30.04.2021: Videopresentations submission;
26-28.05.2021: Conference;
15.07.2021: Paper submission (after the event).

Venue: Turin (Italy) - Castello del Valentino & WEB

Proceedings Publication: Papers will be published in a Procedia Structural Integrity issue.

Special issues: Authors of selected conference papers will be invited to submit extended versions for publication in peer reviewed special issues of Frattura ed Integrità Strutturale and Material Design & Processing Communications (Wiley). Both journals are Scopus and WoS indexed.

Event website & Flyer

Frattura ed Integrita' Strutturale - Issue 54 is online

- It is now possible to type your comments to the published papers, opening a new “social” era for our journal.
- We have a new, and really attractive, website that is dedicated to the browsable versions of the published issues: LINK.
- We introduced a supplementary step in the reviewing process. After the “normal” blind peer review, the papers are pre-published in the “Online first” section of the journal. All the readers are solicited to send their comments and, if necessary, authors will be requested to modify the paper before the final publication.

Journal website

ECF23, European Conference on Fracture 2022

ECF23 (June 27- July 1, 2022)
Summer School (June 25-25, 2022)

Funchal, Madeira, Portugal

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IGF25 & Summer School

In the IGF YouTube channel you can find the video recordings of all the events organized by IGF in the last 13 years! … JOIN US!!

FIS & Visual Abstracts

In this YouTube channel you find all the Visual Abstracts of the papers published in the last issues of Frattura ed Integrità Strutturale

International Journal of Fracture

Call for Papers: Special Issue on "Structural Integrity of Additively Manufactured Materials – Developments in Damage, Fracture, Fatigue and Failure Assessments" (S.I. AM-Materials)

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