Aims & Scope


The World Journal of Mechanics (WJM) will cover the general field of mechanics including the mechanics of solids, structures and fluids and their interaction. The goal of this journal is to provide an international forum for the publication and dissemination of original work which contributes to the understanding of the following topics and related fields:


  • · Applied Mathematics and Mechanics
  • · Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology
  • · Celestial Mechanics and Dynamical Astronomy
  • · Classical and Quantum Aspects of Mechanics
  • · Computational Mechanics
  • · Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering
  • · Continuum Mechanics and Thermodynamics
  • · Damage Mechanics
  • · Dynamics and Vibration Control
  • · Elasticity and Plasticity
  • · Engineering Fracture Mechanics
  • · Environmental Fluid Mechanics
  • · Experimental Mechanics
  • · Fluid Mechanics and Aerodynamics
  • · Mathematical Fluid Mechanics
  • · Mathematics and Mechanics of Solids
  • · Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials
  • · Mechanical Engineering Science
  • · Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing
  • · Mechanics & Astronomy
  • · Mechanics and Materials in Design
  • · Mechanics in Medicine and Biology
  • · Mechanics of Materials
  • · Mechanics of Time-Dependent Materials
  • · Microfluidics
  • · Micromechanics and Microengineering
  • · Multi-Scale Mechanics
  • · Nanomechanics
  • · Non-Linear Mechanics
  • · Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics
  • · Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics
  • · Probabilistic Engineering Mechanics
  • · Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences
  • · Solid and Structural Mechanics
  • · Statistical Mechanics and its Applications
  • · Terramechanics
  • · Theoretical and Applied Fracture Mechanics
  • · Thermophysics and Aeromechanics
  • · Thin Film Mechanics
  • · Viscoelasticity

  • We are also interested in: 1) Short Reports – 2-5 page papers where an author can present either preliminary data or an idea with theoretical background but has not yet completed the research needed for a complete paper; 2) Book Reviews – Comments and critiques