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  1. Digimat Virtual Allowables, to complement physical testing of composite coupons

    18 Apr 2016 | Contributor(s):: Mira Toth, Roger Assaker

    Integrated Solution to Compute Virtual AllowablesTools such as Digimat-VA are essential to the integration of composites into aerospace and automotive design. Physical testing alone cannot give engineers the versatility they need to take full advantage of composites’ potential. It is not...

  2. Using a Multi-scale Approach to Compute Virtual Allowables

    23 Nov 2015

  3. Accelerated Insertion of Advanced Materials for Aircraft Structures & Repair

    31 Oct 2014 | Contributor(s):: Waruna Seneviratne, John Tomblin, Chee Chan, Tharindu Jayaratne

    Building block approach is a rational multi-level analysis and testing development approach used by many aerospace companies to certify metallic and composite structures. Costly and time-consuming allowable programs hinder application of novel composite materials and often forces designers to use...