The International Association of Applied Mechanics (IAAM) is a non-profit making association to promote research in applied Mechanics worldwide within academic and industrial organizations.

Membership of the Association is open to all individuals who are involved in scholarly or scientific investigation and advancement of the field of Applied Mechanics within organizations engaged in research and development activities. Post doctoral fellows or students pursuing postgraduate studies in the above mentioned field, and are attached to established R&D organizations, will also be considered for membership.

The objects for which the Association is established are: To facilitate the exchange of information in Applied Mechanics amongst people in worldwide engaged in scientific research in applied Mechanics;

To establish an international academic association in Applied Mechanics area which dominated by academy scientists and researchers, facilitate academic influence of scientists- oriented researches in applied mechanics and related areas.

To cooperate and affiliate with worldwide professional bodies professional bodies having similar interests to those of the Association;

To support and sponsor academic/research activities among members;

To print and circulate publications in areas related to Applied Mechanics.

To collaborate with public bodies and with other societies for the benefit of the general public and the promotion of ethical conduct.