Yasuhide Shindo received his Ph.D. degree in engineering from Tohoku University, Miyagi, Japan, in 1977. He currently serves as a Professor at the Department of Materials Processing, the Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University. Shindo also served on the Board of Editors of International Journal of Solids and Structures and is currently serving as the Editor‐in‐Chief of the Journal of Mechanics of Materials and Structures, the Advisory Board of Acta Mechanica, the International Editorial Board of AES Technical Reviews International Journal (Part A: International Journal of Nano and Advanced Engineering Materials (IJNAEM), Part B: International Journal of Advances in Mechanics and Applications of Industrial Materials (IJAMAIM), Part C: International Journal of Advances and Trends in Engineering Materials and their Applications (IJATEMA), and Part D: International Journal of Reliability and Safety of Engineering Systems and Structures (IJRSESS)), the Editorial Advisory Board of The Open Mechanics Journal, The Open Civil Engineering Journal, The Open Textile Journal, and The Open Conference Proceeding Journal, and the Editorial Board of Advances in Theoretical and Applied Mechanics. His primary research interests include the areas of mesomechanics of material systems and structures, electromagnetic fracture and damage mechanics, dynamics and cryomechanics of advanced composite materials and structural alloys, and reliability and durability of micro‐/nanocomponents and nanodevices.
Biography Updated on 9 June 2014