1D Autoclave Simulation

By Nathan D Sharp

Purdue University

Simulates Temperature, Cure State, and Moisture Levels during Autoclave Processing

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This code uses a Backward Euler finite-difference method to simulate temperature and moisture levels during an autoclave simulation process. Material parameters can be user-defined; default values are for Hexcel IM7-8552 prepreg.

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  • Nathan D Sharp (2015), "1D Autoclave Simulation," https://cdmhub.org/resources/autosim1d.

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