[Characteristics and evaluation]
Mechanical properties, material strength, fatigue, fracture toughness, creep, inelastic behavior, impact properties, damage-life evaluation, surface modification, structure control, fretting phenomenon, wear and friction, stress corrosion, material testing methods, non-fracture assessment, aesthetic evaluation, functional evaluation.
Material design, lightweight technology, multifunction technology, composite function technology, new material fabrication technology, mold design technology, optimized production technology, layered manufacturing, disposal and recycling, LCA.
Power and energy systems, electrical machinery, fluid machinery, construction materials, refrigeration and air-conditioning, heat flow, system control, energy development, conversion, transfer and storage, energy environment, energy conservation, numerical simulation.
Hydroelectric power generation, thermal power generation, combustion, furnace, boiler, steam turbine,
combined cycle, gas turbine, cogeneration, coal gasification, nuclear power, nuclear fusion, nuclear fuel cycle and reprocessing,
safety and reliability engineering, risk-based engineering, real-time monitoring, human factors, crisis management, probabilistic
safety assessment (PSA), aging, life evaluation, diagnostic technology, decommissioning, radioactive waste, geological disposal.
[New energy and new areas]
Space power, new generation and new energy, natural energy, biomass, fuel cell, fuel reforming,
micro gas turbine, distributed energy systems, hybrid power generation system, direct power generation.
[Measurement and signal processing]
Data processing, monitoring and diagnosis, safety and reliability, physiological
measurement, sensors, image processing, information transmission.
Vibration control, motion control, sound field, noise and acoustic control, wave control, optimal control,
robust control, nonlinear control, adaptive control, fuzzy, neuro and learning control, process control.
Optimal design, optimization problem techniques, vibration damping device, magnetic bearings, magnetic levitation,
robot, smart materials and structures, actuators, human-machine interface, silent engineering, biological engineering, artificial
life, computer-aided design.
Rotating machinery, plant equipment, construction, transport and lifting machinery, aerospace
structures, machine tools, micromachines, mechatronics, automobiles and trains, information and precision equipment, optical
equipment, internal combustion and heat engines, oil hydraulic and pneumatic equipment, biomechanical and medical equipment.
Atomic- and molecular-scale modeling and measurement, multiscale and simulation, calculations from first principles, molecular dynamics, exploration and creation of nanomaterials and functional materials, evaluation technology of micro- and nanomaterials, phase interfacial phenomena, nano- and microflow, micro- and nanotribology, positioning technology, micromachining technology, MEMS technology, microbonding and packaging technology, nano- and microprocessing, ultraprecision machining, microsensors and actuators, measurement and control technology of micro- and nanosystems, microscale energy conversion, microcombustion, energy harvesting, cell kinetics, cell/DNA manipulation, micro-TAS, micromedicine and welfare devices.
Biomechanics, bioengineering, biorheology, medical engineering, rehabilitation engineering, welfare engineering, sports engineering, biological information science, life sciences, biomaterial tests, biometrics, biotechnology, biomodeling, biosimulator, molecules and cells, tissues and organs, biomaterials, biocompatible and functional materials, implants, biological properties, biolubricants, bioheat mass transfer, biological motor functions, adaptation and control, damage and healing, growth and reconstruction, sensory functions, bio mechanism, kinesiology, bioenergy, biological environment, artificial organs, medical diagnostic equipment, medical information technology, medical support, regenerative medical technology, health equipment, nursing equipment, sports equipment, safety assessment and design, comfort design, human engineering design.
Industrial machinery, chemical machinery, construction machinery, agricultural machinery, mining machinery, marine machinery, chemical equipment, reactors, separation equipment, mixing equipment, heat exchangers, chemical plants, petroleum plants, oil pipelines, food equipment, bio plant, textile machinery, spinning machine, paper manufacturing machinery, printing machinery, chemical plant system and disaster prevention, process system design, equipment and environmental protection, equipment diagnosis.
Transportation systems, traffic control, automobiles and industrial vehicles, intelligent transport systems (ITS), emission regulations and low-emission vehicles, railways and levitated railways, new urban transportation, aviation and space access, airship, marine ship, maritime transportation systems, ocean development technology, lifts, amusement facilities, elevators, escalators, logistics systems, storage sorting equipment-packaging machinery and containers, automatic recognition technology, handling-transportation and construction machinery, cranes, conveyors, navigation and traffic control systems, risk management, composite materials, structure and strength, dynamics and control, vibration and noise, tribology, measurement technology, CAE and simulation, CAD-CAM, intelligence and autonomy technology, amenities, human engineering, design, maintenance, diagnostic techniques, safety and reliability, environment, recycling, barrier free, universal design, IT, fluid and aerodynamics, heat and energy.
Space transportation systems, rockets, missiles, spacecraft, space propulsion systems, space heat fluid mechanics, re-entry aerodynamics, thermal control, spacecraft systems and control, artificial satellites and planets, space stations, small, ultrasmall, and nanoscale satellites, space-related equipment and devices, navigation guidance control, attitude control, rendezvous and docking, space navigation mechanics, on-orbit servicing, space robots, moon and planetary exploration, rover (mobile spacecraft), large-scale systems engineering, risk management, quality control, space structures, development and extension structures, heat-resistant structures, vibration testing, acoustic testing, thermal vacuum environment testing, space materials, space environment utilization, microgravity, space environment, closed ecosystem, space debris, earth and astronomical observation, remote sensing, tele-science, space solar energy power generation, manned space activities, astronauts, life-support systems, environmental control, space tourism.
(product liability) quality assurance (intellectual property rights) TLO, (specifications and standards) standards, industry standards.
(technology transfer) technology and internationalization, technology exchange, research and development, (technical tradition) skills, consultants, traditional techniques, (technical environment) recycling, artifact environment, lifecycle, (technology and economy) market demand, management engineering, (politics and technology) industrial policy, core industry, (technology and culture) beauty and technology, technology and psychology (value addition) planning and strategy (industrial systems) hollowing out of industry, state of the manufacturing industry, declining popularity of the manufacturing industry.