State of the Art of Rheology of Concentrated Suspensions
26 Nov 2017 | Contributor(s):: Donald Baird, Gregory Lambert, Hongyu Chen, Peter Wapperom
Presented by Donald Baird. Distributed with permission.
Experiments in Platelet Composites
26 Nov 2017 | Contributor(s):: Pascal Hubert
Presentation presented by Pascal Hubert. Distributed with permission.
Notes from Certification Discussion Session for Prepreg Platelet Composites
01 Nov 2017 | Contributor(s):: Benjamin Denos, William Avery
These are notes from the Thursday afternoon discussion led by Dr. William Avery of The Boeing Company. The term "Certification" may be used in a broader sense than the legal or exact meaning. All notes and quotations represent individual opinions and not corporate or institutional...
Analysis of Tensile Properties in a Prepreg Platelet Molded Composite System
01 Nov 2017 | Contributor(s):: Sergey Kravchenko
Computational model is developed to quantify the structure-property relationship in a composite system of prepreg platelets with stochastic structure.Mechanistic computational model helps increase understanding of the origins of effective properties from the material structure and prioritize the...
Workshop Opening Statements from Dr. R. B. Pipes
30 Oct 2017 | Contributor(s):: Byron Pipes, Anthony Favaloro, Benjamin Denos, Sergey Kravchenko, Drew Sommer
Injection Overmolding Manufacturing Process Simulation
29 Jun 2017 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s):: Johnathan Goodsell
Injection over-molding or hybrid molding is a high-rate composites manufacturing process for fabrication of structural components with complex geometries. The structural backbone is provided by a continuous-fiber woven prepreg while the geometric complexity is realized via injection...
April 24, 2017 Task 188.8.131.52 Adhesives and Joining - VTA-MSU (Drzal)
09 May 2017 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s):: Lawrence T Drzal
Objective: This section will address issues associated with adhesive bonding and painting of composites based on Dow’s chopped UD random fiber molding compound. Goal: Determine the effect on: CF-matrix adhesion with and without IMR; the surface of the cured CFRP with and without IMR;...