Monitoring of operational loadings and operational states of structures and
Methods and means of teaching experimental methods
Accepted contributions will be presented in the form of papers or posters. A data
projector and a notebook with the Windows operating system will be at disposal.
Competition of young research workers up to the age of 35 years will take place in
the framework of the conference.
Conference official languages are Czech, Slovak and English.
More detailed instructions for the papers creation will be given on the conference
Important Dates
June 2 – 5, 2014
Mariánské Lázně
First Announcement
Czech Society for Mechanics, expert group of Experimental Mechanics
Výzkumný a zkušební ústav Plzeň s.r.o. (Research and Testing
Institute Plzeň)
under auspices of Mayor of Mariánské Lázně and Managing Director of VZÚ
organize 52nd International Conference „Experimental Stress Analysis“.
The objective of the conference is getting acquainted with the present state,
exchange of experience, entering into and strengthening mutual relations of
researchers from universities, plants and scientific and research institutions in the
field of experimental stress analysis and numerical modelling in mechanical
Scientific Program
Conference is focused especially on the following themes:
Development of experimental methods in mechanics
Development of experimental methods in biomechanics
New methods and applications of deformation and stress analysis in
mechanical engineering equipment
New methods and applications of deformation and stress analysis in building
and other structures
Experiment as a tool for the verification of analytical and numerical methods
Experimental research and prediction of strength, life and operational
reliability of structures and devices
February 3, 2014
April 20, 2014
May 15, 2014
June 2, 2014
Start of registration
Deadline for the abstract submission
Deadline for the registration fee payment
Beginning of the conference
All topical pieces of information to be found on the conference websites:
Program Committee
Pavel Polach (VZÚ Plzeň)
Karel Doubrava (FS ČVUT v Praze)
František Fojtík (FS VŠB-TU Ostrava)
Nikolaj Ganev (FJFI ČVUT v Praze)
František Holešovský (FVTM UJEP v Ústí nad Labem)
Stanislav Holý (FS ČVUT v Praze)
Lubomír Houfek (FSI VUT Brno)
Miroslav Hrabovský (SLO UP a FZÚ AV ČR, Olomouc)
Josef Jíra (FD ČVUT v Praze)
Aleš Lufinka (FS TU v Liberci)
Tomáš Návrat (FSI VUT Brno)
Pavel Padevět (FSV ČVUT v Praze)
František Plánička (FAV ZČU v Plzni)
Milan Růžička (FS ČVUT v Praze)
Josef Soukup (FVTM UJEP v Ústí nad Labem)
František Trebuňa (SjF TU Košice)
Jaroslav Václavík (VZÚ Plzeň)
Miloš Vlk (FSI VUT Brno)
Organizing Committee
Miroslav Hejzek
Marie Koptíková
Lenka Lopatková
Jana Miksanová
Lukáš Stuna
Registration Fee
not later than May 15, 2014 – 215 EUR or 5700 CZK
after May 15, 2014 – 250 EUR or 6800 CZK
Registration fee covers the participation in the EAN 2014 Conference, publishing
one paper in the Conference Abstracts´ Proceedings, CD with Proceedings and
one copy of the journal of Applied Mechanics and Materials ( –
indexed in SCOPUS, Ei Compendex) with selected papers, refreshment during the
conference, lunches, dinners and participation in the conference accompanying
Accompanying person fee is 130 EUR or 3500 CZK. It includes refreshment during
the conference, lunches, dinners and participation in the conference.
Accommodation for the
conference participants is
booked at the Krakonoš Hotel
in Mariánské Lázně, i.e. on the
premises of the conference
taking place: (GPS
49°58'17.697"N, 12°43'18.562"E).
Accommodation expenses both
of participants and
accompanying persons are not
included in the registration fee.
Stop of Mariánské Lázně bus line
No. 13 is close to the Hotel (but
is goes rarely), access is also by a cabin cableway.
Room reservation will be arranged by the Organizing Committee.
Privilege price for the conference participants (including breakfast and free
admission to a swimming-pool):
Single room – 2790 CZK room/3 nights
Double room – 1890 CZK person/3 nights
The conference is an ideal event to promote companies in the field of experimental
Appropriate companies have been addressed with the offer to sponsor this
prestigious event.
Conference Secretariat
Jana Miksanová
Výzkumný a zkušební ústav Plzeň s.r.o.
Tylova 1581/46, 301 00 Plzeň
tel: +420 379 852 202
e-mail: [email protected]

June 2 – 5, 2014 - Výzkumný a zkušební ústav Plzeň s.r.o.