Chinese Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics
The Chinese Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (CSTAM) was founded in 1957. Among its founders and early organizers are well-known leading scientists Qian Xuesen (Tsien HS), Zhou Peiyuan (Chou Peiyuan), Qian Weichang (Chien WZ) and Guo Yonghuai (Kuo YH).
CSTAM currently possesses 40 member institutions and more than 20,000 members consisting of academicians of CAS/CAE, scientists, engineers, teachers and students. The membership of eligible bodies and persons can be obtained by delivery of an application. Provided with all kinds of services at different level, the members may receive newsletters/journals and get easy access to website of the society.