Explorations in the History of Machines and Mechanisms

Proceedings of the Fifth IFToMM Symposium on the History of Machines and Mechanisms

  • Carlos López-Cajún
  • Marco Ceccarelli
Conference proceedings

Part of the History of Mechanism and Machine Science book series (HMMS, volume 32)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. C. Bartolomei, A. Ippolito
    Pages 31-38
  3. J. C. Montes, R. López-García, R. Dorado-Vicente, F. J. Trujillo
    Pages 65-75
  4. Yu-Hsun Chen, Jian-Liang Lin, Hong-Sen Yan
    Pages 77-85
  5. J. C. Jauregui-Correa, G. Rodriguez-Zahar
    Pages 87-100
  6. A. R. E. Oliveira
    Pages 101-112
  7. O. Egorova, K. Samsonov, A. Sevryukova
    Pages 137-150
  8. Zhang Baichun, Liu Yexin
    Pages 165-170
  9. Teun Koetsier
    Pages 171-181
  10. Feng Zhao, Yi Wang, Qun Luo, Bo Long, Baichun Zhang, Yingchong Xia et al.
    Pages 209-221
  11. Yibing Fang, Marco Ceccarelli
    Pages 223-233
  12. Umberto Meneghetti
    Pages 235-243

About these proceedings


This volume includes contributions presented at the Fifth IFToMM Symposium on the History of Machines and Mechanisms, held at Universidad Autonoma de Queretaro, Santiago de Queretaro, QRO, Mexico, in June 2016.
It contains work on theories and facts concerning mechanisms and machines from antiquity to current times as viewed in the present day. Topics include modern reviews of past works; people, history, and their works; direct memories of the recent past; historic development theories; the history of the design of machines and mechanisms; developments of mechanical design and automation; the historic development of teaching; the history of schools of engineering and the education of engineers.   


HMM History of Mechanism and Machine Science IFToMM Machines Design Mechanism and Machine Science

Editors and affiliations

  • Carlos López-Cajún
    • 1
  • Marco Ceccarelli
    • 2
  1. 1.Mechanical EngineeringUniversidad Autónoma de QuerétaroSantiago de QuerétaroMexico
  2. 2.LARM: Lab. of Robotics and MechatronicsDICeM:Univ of Cassino and South LatiumCassinoItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-31182-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-31184-5
  • Series Print ISSN 1875-3442
  • Series Online ISSN 1875-3426
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