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  1. A Benchmark Study of Finite Element Codes for Forming Simulation of Thermoplastic UD-Tapes

    07 Aug 2017 | Publications | Contributor(s): Dominik Dörr, W. Brymerski, S. Ropers, D. Leutz, T. Joppich, L. Kärger, F. Henning

    For Finite Element (FE) simulation of composite thermoforming processes, either commercially available codes or multi-purpose FE solvers can be applied. In this work, the commercially available...

    https://cdmhub.org/resources/1525

  2. A viscoelastic approach for modeling bending behavior in finite element forming simulation of continuously fiber reinforced composites

    07 Aug 2017 | Publications | Contributor(s): Dominik Dörr, Fabian J. Schirmaier, Frank Henning, Luise Kärger

    An approach for modeling rate-dependent bending behavior in FE forming simulation for either a unidirectional or a woven/bidirectional reinforcement is presented. The applicability of the bending...

    https://cdmhub.org/resources/1527

  3. Variational asymptotic micromechanics modeling of heterogeneous piezoelectric materials

    24 Jul 2017 | Publications | Contributor(s): Tian Tang, Wenbin Yu

    In this paper, a new micromechanics model is developed to predict the effective properties and local fields of heterogeneous piezoelectric materials using the variational asymptotic method for...

    https://cdmhub.org/resources/1494

  4. Micromechanical investigations of polymer matrix composites with shape memory alloy reinforcement

    18 Jul 2017 | Publications | Contributor(s): Tian Tang

    https://cdmhub.org/resources/1490

  5. Numerical characterization of effective fully coupled thermo-electro-magneto-viscoelastic-plastic response of smart composites

    18 Jul 2017 | Publications | Contributor(s): Tian Tang

    https://cdmhub.org/resources/1488

  6. Computational evaluation of effective stress relaxation behavior of polymer composites

    11 Jul 2017 | Publications | Contributor(s): Tian Tang, Sergio D. Felicelli

    This paper presents a micromechanics model to characterize the effective stress relaxation stiffness of polymer composites. The linear viscoelastic behavior of polymer material was modeled by...

    https://cdmhub.org/resources/1475

  7. Free Edge Stress Analysis of Laminated Structures with Arbitrary Cross Sections Using Mechanics of Structure Genome

    12 Dec 2016 | Publications | Contributor(s): Lingxuan Zhou

    This is the master thesis from Lingxuan Zhou advised by Prof. Yu. In this thesis, free-edge stress analysis of composite laminated structures with arbitrary cross sections is dealt with...

    https://cdmhub.org/resources/1294

  8. Analysis of Composite Plates by Using Mechanics of Structure Genome and Comparison with ANSYS

    10 Dec 2016 | Publications | Contributor(s): Banghua Zhao

    This is the master thesis from Banghua Zhao advised by Prof. Yu. In this thesis, mechanics of structure genome (MSG) has been used to analyze composite plates. A simple graphic user interface...

    https://cdmhub.org/resources/1290