Special Issues & Guest Editors

It was also thanks to the efforts of many Guest editors that, in these years, it was possible to follow the editorial process of a so high number of papers! In this page, we wish to report their names and acknowledge their efforts and the time they spent on Frattura ed Integrità Strutturale. The "Special Issues" are published as "Sections" inside the normal issues (January, April, July and October).

Issue 49, Russian mechanics contributions for Structural Integrity
• Valerii Matveenko (Institute of Continuous Media Mechanics Ural Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia)
• Oleg Plekhov (Institute of Continuous Media Mechanics Ural Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia)

Issue 49, Fracture Mechanics versus Environment
• Mohammed Hadj Meliani (University of Chlef, Algeria)
• Ljubica Milovic (University of Belgrade, Serbia)
• Guy Pluvinage (Lorraine University, Metz, France)

Issue 49, New Trends in Fatigue and Fracture
• Manuel Freitas (University of Lisbon, Portugal)
• Luis Reis (University of Lisbon, Portugal)
• Fatima Vaz (University of Lisbon, Portugal)

Issue 49, Crack Tip Fields
• Luca Susmel (University of Sheffield, UK)
• Michael Vormwald (Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany)

Issue 48, Portuguese contributions for Structural Integrity
• Paulo N. B. Reis (Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal)
• Abilio M. P. Silva (University of Porto, Portugal)

Issue 48, Issue 49, Showcasing Structural Integrity Research in India
• Raghu Vasu Prakash (Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India)

Issue 47, Issue 48, Design of Civil Environmental Engineering
• Mauro Sassu (Università di Cagliari, Italy)
• Fausto Mistretta (Università di Cagliari, Italy)
• Flavio Stochino (Università di Cagliari, Italy)
• Franco Bontempi (Università di Roma “La Sapienza”, Italy)
• Konstantinos Gkoumas (Università di Roma “La Sapienza”, Italy)

Issue 47, Issue 48, Crack Paths
• Sabrina Vantadori (Università di Parma, Italy)
• Andrea Carpinteri (Università di Parma, Italy)
• Andrea Spagnoli (Università di Parma, Italy)

Issue 47, Fracture and Structural Integrity: ten years of F&IS
• Andrea Spagnoli (Università di Parma, Italy)
• Vittorio Di Cocco (Università di Cassino e del Lazio Meridionale, Italy)
• Carmine Maletta (Università della Calabria, Italy)
• Giacomo Risitano (Università di Messina, Italy)

Issue 46, Developments in the fracture and fatigue assessment of materials and structures
• Filippo Berto (Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway)
• Luca Susmel (University of Sheffield, UK)

Issue 42, Mechanical Fatigue of Metals
• J.A.F.O. Correia (University of Porto, Portugal)
• A.M.P. De Jesus (University of Porto, Portugal )
• M. Calvente (University of Oviedo, Spain)
• A. Fernández-Canteli (University of Oviedo, Spain)

Issue 41, “Multiaxial Fatigue” and “Crack Tip Fields”
• Franck Morel (Arts et Metiers ParisTech, France )
• Thierry Palin-Luc (Arts et Metiers ParisTech, France)
• Neil James (University of Plymouth, UK)
• Youshi Hong (Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)
• Luca Susmel (University of Sheffield, UK)
• Nicolas Saintier (Arts et Metiers ParisTech, France)
• Sylvie Pommier (ENS Paris-Saclay, University Paris Saclay, France)

Issue 40, Recent advances in “Experimental Mechanics of Materials” in Greece
• Stavros K. Kourkoulis (National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece)
• Dimos Triantis (Technological Educational Institution of Athens, Athens, Greece)

Issue 39, Modelling in Mechanics
• Petr Konecny (VŠB - Technical University of Ostrava, Czech Republic)
• Martin Krejsa (VŠB - Technical University of Ostrava, Czech Republic)

Issue 37, Issue 38, Multiaxial Fatigue and Fracture
• Andrea Carpinteri (Università di Parma, Italy)
• Ali Fatemi (University of Toledo, USA)
• Carlos Navarro Pintado (University of Seville, USA)

Issue 36, Issue 37, Fracture Mechanics in Central and East Europe
• L. Marsavina (University of Timisoara, Romania)
• A. Sedmak (University of Belgrade, Serbia)
• D. Angelova (University of Chemical Technology and Metallurgy, Sofia, Bulgaria)

Issue 34, Issue 35, Crack paths
• A. Carpinteri (University of Parma, Italy)
• Les P. Pook (21 Woodside Road, Sevenoaks TN13 3HF, UK)
• L. Susmel (University of Sheffield, UK)
• R. Tovo (University of Ferrara, Italy)

Issue 33, Characterization of crack tip fields
• Y. Hong (Institute of Mechanics, CAS, China)
• F. Iacoviello (Università di Cassino e del Lazio Meridionale, Italy)
• M. N. James ( University of Plymouth, UK)
• L. Susmel ( University of Sheffield, UK)

Issues 33, Challenges in Multiaxial Fatigue
• F. Berto (Università di Padova, Italy)
• A. Fatemi ( University of Toledo, USA)
• D. F. Socie ( University of Illinois, USA)
• L. Susmel ( University of Sheffield, UK)

Issue 31, Fracture mechanics in Portugal
• Abílio Manuel Pinho de Jesus (Universidade do Porto, Portugal)
• Manuel de Freitas (EDAM MIT, Portugal)

Issue 30, Fracture and Structural Integrity related Issues
• Paulo De Castro (Universidade do Porto, Portugal)
• Manuel de Freitas (EDAM MIT, Portugal)
• Antonio Martín-Meizoso (Universidad de Navarra, Spain)
• Jesús Toribio (Universidad de Salamanca, Spain)

Issue 29, Computational Mechanics and Mechanics of Materials in Italy
• Elio Sacco (Università di Cassino e del Lazio Meridionale, Italy)
• Sonia Marfia (Università di Cassino e del Lazio Meridionale, Italy)

Issue 27, Infrared Thermographic Analysis of Materials
• Giacomo Risitano (Università di Messina, Italy)

Issue 25, Characterization of Crack Tip Stress Field
• Francesco Iacoviello (Università di Cassino e del Lazio Meridionale, Italy)
• M. Neil James (University of Plymouth, UK)
• Pablo Lopez-Crespo (University de Malaga, Spain)
• Luca Susmel (University of Sheffield, UK)

Issue 24, Russian Fracture Mechanics School
• Oleg Plekhov (Institute of continuous media mechanics UB RAS, Perm, Russia )

Issue 23, Scilla 2012 - The Italian research on smart materials and MEMS
• Eugenio Dragoni (Università di Modena e Reggio, Italy)
• Franco Furgiuele (Università della Calabria, Italy)
• Aurelio Somà (Politecnico di Torino, Italy)