Conference Chair

ICVRAM-ISUMA conference co-chair
Gilberto Francisco Martha de Souza, Department of Mechatronics and Mechanical Systems, University of São Paulo, Brazil

ICVRAM-ISUMA steering committee
Bilal M. Ayyub, University of Maryland, USA
Nasim Uddin, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
Hiba Baroud, Vanderbilt University, USA
Michael Beer, Leibniz University Hannover & University of Liverpool, UK

UNCERTAINTIES conference co-chair
Marcelo A. Trindade, Mechanical Engineering Department, University of São Paulo, Brazil

UNCERTAINTIES steering committee
Rubens Sampaio, PUC-Rio, Brazil
Domingos Alves Rade, Technological Institute of Aeronautics, Brazil
José Roberto de França Arruda, State University of Campinas, Brazil

Local Organising Committee
Rafael Holdorf Lopes, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil
Leandro F. F. Miguel, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil
Wellison Gomes, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil

International Scientific Committee

Sondipon Adhikari, Swansea University, UK
Jitendra Agarwal, University of Bristol, UK
José Roberto de França Arruda, State University of Campinas, Brazil
Ekaterina Auer, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
Terje Aven, University of Stavanger, Norway
Kash Barker, University of Oklahoma, USA
Andre Teofilo Beck, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Yakov Ben-Haim, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Israel
Keith Beven, Lancaster University, UK
James Brownjohn, University of Sheffield, UK
Jianbing Chen, Tongji University, China
Jianye Ching, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Frank Coolen, University of Durham, UK
Qingbin Cui, University of Maryland, USA
José Eduardo Souza de Cursi, INSA Rouen, France
George Deodatis, Columbia University, USA
Armen Der Kiureghian, University of California at Berkeley, USA
Alberto C.G.C. Diniz, National University of Brasilia, Brazil
Sofia M.C. Diniz, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil
Didier Dubois, Paul Sabatier University, France
Leonardo Duenas-Osorio, Rice University, USA
Bruce R. Ellingwood, Colorado State University, USA
Scott Ferson, Applied Biomathematics, USA
Dan M. Frangopol, Lehigh University, USA
Steffen Freitag, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany
Peter Friis Hansen, Det Norske Veritas, Norway
Hitoshi Furuta, Kansai University, Japan
Givi Gavardashvili, Georgian Technical University, Georgia
Agathoklis Giaralis, City University London, UK
Wolfgang Graf, Technische Universität Dresden, Germany
Xu Guo, Dalian University of Technology, China
Achintya Haldar, University of Arizona, USA
Michael Hanss, University of Stuttgart, Germany
Michyuki Hirokane, Kansai University, Japan
Yusuke Honjo, Gifu University, Japan
Hongwei (Zoe) Huang, Tongji University, China
Hongwei Huang, Tongji University, China
Hector Jensen, University Santa Maria, Chile
Hasan Ali Khazal Kamal, Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research, Kuwait
Zhan Kang, Dalian University of Technology, China
Michael S. Kearney, University of Maryland, USA
Ioannis A. Kougioumtzoglou, Columbia University, USA
Vladik Kreinovich, University of Texas at El Paso, USA
Rudolf Kruse, Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg, Germany
Samuel Labi, Purdue University, USA
Robin S. Langley, University of Cambridge, UK
Antônio Marcos Gonçalves de Lima, Federal University of Uberlândia, Brazil
Dagang Lu, Harbin Institute of Technology, China
Sankaran Mahadevan, Vanderbilt University, USA
Torgeir Moan, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway
Arvid Naess, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway
Anh Dong Nguyen, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology, Vietnam
Terri R Norton, University of Nebraska, USA
Michael Oberguggenberger, University of Innsbruck, Austria
Jamie Ellen Padgett, Rice University, USA
Costas Papadimitriou, University of Thessaly, Greece
Kok Kwang Phoon, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Antonina Pirrotta, Università degli Studi di Palermo, Italy

Meng Qiang, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Xiaobo Qu, Griffith University, Australia
Domingos Alves Rade, Technological Institute of Aeronautics, Brazil
Stuart Reid, University of Sydney, Australia
Jorge Daniel Riera, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Thiago Ritto, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Fernando Alves Rochinha, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Rubens Sampaio, PUC-Rio, Brazil
Mauricio Sanchez-Silva, University of Los Andes, Colombia
Ian F. C. Smith, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland
John Dalsgaard Sorensen, Aalborg University, Denmark
Gilberto F. M. Souza, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Valder Steffen Jr., Federal University of Uberlândia, Brazil
Mark G. Stewart, The University of Newcastle, Australia
Daniel Straub, Technische Universität München, Germany
Bruno Sudret, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Alexandros Taflanidis, University of Notre Dame, USA
Sviatoslav Timashev, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia
Marcelo Areias Trindade, University of São Paulo, Brazil
Yiannis Tsompanakis, Technical University of Crete, Greece
Lev Utkin, St. Petersburg State Forest Technical Academy, Russia
Miroslav Vorechovsky, Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic
Thorsten Wagener, University of Bristol, UK
William A. Wallace, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, USA
Yu Wang, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
You Lin Xu, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Ikumasa Yoshida, Tokyo City University, Japan
Daniil Yurchenko, Heriot-Watt University, UK
Limin Zhang, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
Hao Zhang, The University of Sydney, Australia
Yan-Gang Zhao, Kanagawa University, Japan
Enrico Zio, Polytechnic of Milan, Italy
Konstantin Zuev, University of Southern California, USA
Marcelo Areias Trindade, University of São Paulo, Brazil
Yiannis Tsompanakis, Technical University of Crete, Greece
Lev Utkin, St. Petersburg State Forest Technical Academy, Russia
Miroslav Vorechovsky, Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic
Thorsten Wagener, University of Bristol, UK
William A. Wallace, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, USA
Yu Wang, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
You Lin Xu, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Ikumasa Yoshida, Tokyo City University, Japan
Daniil Yurchenko, Heriot-Watt University, UK
Limin Zhang, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
Hao Zhang, The University of Sydney, Australia
Yan-Gang Zhao, Kanagawa University, Japan
Enrico Zio, Polytechnic of Milan, Italy
Konstantin Zuev, University of Southern California, USA
Gilberto F. M. Souza, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Valder Steffen Jr., Federal University of Uberlândia, Brazil
Mark G. Stewart, The University of Newcastle, Australia
Daniel Straub, Technische Universität München, Germany
Bruno Sudret, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Alexandros Taflanidis, University of Notre Dame, USA
Sviatoslav Timashev, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia
Ian F. C. Smith, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland
John Dalsgaard Sorensen, Aalborg University, Denmark