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The effective orthotropic elastic properties of a uniaxially-reinforced, continuous fiber lamina are calculated from the elastic phase properties of the orthotropic, elastic fiber and isotropic, elastic matrix using the Self-Consistent Field Model. The effective laminate properties are calculated for a symmetric laminate using Classical Laminated Plate Theory.
Delaware Composites Design Encyclopedia, vol. 2, "Micromechanical Materials Modeling." Technomic Publishing, 1990. pp. 65-72.
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