Proceedings of the American Society for Composites—Thirty-Fourth Technical Conference on Composite Materials

Edited by: Kyriaki Kalaitzidou, PhD, Rae S. and Frank H. Neely Professor, G. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering and School of Materials Science and Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA   

978-1-60595-602-2, September 2019, USB flash drive or CD-ROM

Most recent composites research

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  • Over 175 original reports on key composite materials research; referenced and illustrated in color
  • Critical information on modeling the behavior and the advanced manufacturing of composite materials
  • Coverage of ICME in composite materials, impact dynamic response, bio-based composites, adhesive joints, additive manufacturing, and next generation composites
  • Analysis and predictions for progressive damage and failure, and extreme temperatures
  • Applications for armor, aircraft, turbine blades, textiles, and automotive materials.

This edited collection provides PDFs of the latest reports from researchers at universities, government agencies (NASA, Army Research Lab), and private companies (Northrup Grumman Corporation, Volvo Car Corporation). The collection comprises new investigations of composite materials including coverage of nanostructured composites, bio-based composites, multifunctional and smart composites, armor-protective composites, and textile composites.

Key words: ICME, micromechanics, carbon nanotube, additive manufacturing, triaxially braided, machining, graphene, CFRP

 

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AUTOMOTIVE COMPOSITES
• Design of Composite Transmission Shaft and Composite-Metal Interference Fit Joint
NONTAPATH THANAKORNDISTH, SONTIPEE AIMMANEE, KITCHANON RUANGJIRAKIT, WITCHUDA DAUD and KAZUAKI INABA
• Manufacturing Challenges of Creating Unsaturated Polyester Syntactic Foams with Glass Fiber Reinforcements
ARIELLE BERMAN, EDWARD DILORETO and KYRIAKI KALAITZIDOU
• Design and Analysis of an Optimized Formula 3 Nosecone Structure
ARCHIT DESHPANDE, NAVEEN VENUGOPAL and HAMID DALIR
• Analysis and Optimization of a Composite Monocoque for Structural Performance
MEGHANA KAMBLE, TALAL SHAKFEH and HAMID DALIR

IMPACT DYNAMIC RESPONSE
• Post-Impact Flexural Collapse of Composite Sandwich Structures in Low-Temperature Arctic Conditions
M. H. KHAN and K. T. TAN
• Automated Computed Tomography Segmentation of Impact-Damaged Curved Composite Structures
ANDREW ELLISON and HYONNY KIM
• Low-velocity Impact Response and Compression After Impact Behavior of Non-planar Composites Sandwich Structures
CHAO ZHANG and K. T. TAN
• Ballistic Performance of E-Glass Polyester Composites Modified with Silane Treated Alumina Nanofibers
HARISH KALLAGUNTA and JITENDRA S. TATE
• Multiscale Modeling of Adiabatic Heating and Fiber Breakage in Polymer Matrix Composites Subjected to Impact Loading
CHRISTOPHER SORINI, ADITI CHATTOPADHYAY and ROBERT K. GOLDBERG
• Understanding Kevlar Deformation During Ballistic Impact Using an Integrated FBG Sensor
GREYSON HODGES, DREW HACKNEY, ALEXANDER NOEVERE, KARA PETERS and MARK PANKOW
• Effect of Shear Thickening Fluids on the Mechanical and Impact Response Behavior of GFRP Composite for Protective Applications
ALEXANDER K. DAVID and ERMIAS G. KORICHO
• Progressive Damage and Failure Analysis of Bonded Composite Joints at High Energy Dynamic Impacts
AKHIL BHASIN, SURESH RAJU KESHAVANARAYANA, LUIS GOMEZ, ASWINI KONA RAVI, BRIAN P. JUSTUSSON and GERARDO OLIVARES
• SIMULIA Abaqus Simulations to Predict Compression-after ¬impact Behavior
ARUN KRISHNAN, SHENAL PERERA and WARUNA SENEVIRATNE
• Impact Response for Sensor-less Speckle-less Elastic and Viscoelastic Material Properties of Flexible Polymer Composites
RAFAEL GOMEZ CONSARNAU, JOSE ESCOBEDO and DANIEL WHISLER
• Micromechanics Model of the FRC Subject to Heating High-Velocity Impact Using Continuum Damage Mechanics with Adiabatic Heating
ZHIYE LI and SOMNATH GHOSH
• Oblique Ballistic Impact Testing of Carbon/Epoxy Torsion Tubes
ANIRUDDH VASHISTH, TODD C. HENRY, BRENT T. MILLS, JOSEPH LEE and CHARLES E. BAKIS
• Transverse Impact on a Single Layer S-Glass/SC15 Epoxy Composite Strip
JINLING GAO, ZHERUI GUO, YIZHOU NIE, JULIO HERNANDEZ, BOON HIM LIM, NESREDIN KEDIR, TYLER TALLMAN and WEINONG CHEN
• Specific Energy Absorption Improvement of Rear Crash Attenuator by Numerical Modelling for Various Angles of Impact
NAVEEN VENUGOPAL, ARCHIT MILIND DESHPANDE and HAMID DALIR

PROGRESSIVE DAMAGE AND FAILURE ANALYSIS OF COMPOSITES
• Numerical Assessment of Compression Strength After Impact for Impact for Enhanced Aircraft Sustainment
B. HARMAN, J. LUA, P. CHANG, D. RAPKING, C. WRIGHT, NAM PHAN, J. MCQUIEN, E. IARVE, M. FLORES and D. MOLLENHAUER
• A Numerical Approach for Determining Peridynamic Material Parameters
FORREST BABER, BRIAN JUSTUSSON, VIPUL RANATUNGA, JOSEPH SCHAEFER and IBRAHIM GUVEN
• Peridynamic Fatigue Model for Composites Under Constant and Variable Amplitude Loads
ERDOGAN MADENCI, ATILA BARUT and NAM PHAN
• High-fidelity Numerical Prediction of the Compressive Strength of Laminated Composites after Low Velocity Impact
SHIYAO LIN and ANTHONY M. WAAS
• Test/Analysis Correlation of Damage States in Post-buckled Stiffened Validation Building Block Specimens
FRANK A. LEONE, KYONGCHAN SONG, WILLIAM JOHNSTON, CHERYL A. ROSE, WADE C. JACKSON, CYRUS J. KOSZTOWNY and CARLOS G. DÁVILA
• Computational Considerations in Scaling the Application of Progressive Damage Analysis Methods from Coupons to Sub-Components
ANDREW C. BERGAN, FRANK A. LEONE, JR., STEWART BOYD, IMRAN HYDER and JOSEPH D. SCHAEFER
• Effect of Holes on the Damage Propagation of Composite Plate Using Peridynamic Method
VAHID TAVAF, MOHAMMADSADEGH SAADATZI, SUBIR PATRA and SOURAV BANERJEE
• Automated Fiber Placement (AFP)—Effects of Features and Defects
WARUNA SENEVIRATNE, JOHN TOMBLIN, MOHAMED SHAFIE, SHENAL PERERA and GARRET SMITH
• Damage Mechanisms in Tapered Composite Structures under Static and Fatigue Loading
PRABHAKAR M. RAO, MARK R. GURVICH, UPUL R. PALLIYAGURU and WARUNA SENEVIRATNE
• Stochastic Modeling of Progressive Damage and Its Scaling in Polymer Composites
MARCO SALVIATO, YAO QIAO and SHIVA GOUTHAM PATTAPU
• Multiscale Fatigue Modeling of Composite Materials
PAUL DAVIDSON, ARMANJ HASANYAN and ANTHONY M. WAAS
• Investigating Progressive Damage via Biaxial Bending
NATHAN SESAR, MARK FLORES and MARK PANKOW
• Experimental and Numerical Investigation on the Three Point Bending Response of Highly Anisotropic Composite Beam
SHIYAO LIN, PAUL DAVIDSON, JAMES STIEBER and ANTHONY WAAS
• Influence of In-situ Constraining Effect on Transverse Ply Crack Formation in Unidirectional Composite Laminates
FARZAD SHARIFPOUR and JOHN MONTESANO

ADHESIVE JOINTS
• Effect of Cooling Rate on Curing Induced Thermal Strains in Bonded Joints
SYED FAHAD HASSAN, SUHAIL HYDER VATTATHURVALAPPIL and MAHMOODUL HAQ
• Monitoring Residual Strains in Oven- and Induction-bonded Joints
SUHAIL HYDER VATTATHURVALAPPIL, SYED FAHAD HASSAN and MAHMOODUL HAQ
• Damage and Strength Analysis of Carbon Fiber Reinforced Polymer and Titanium Tubular Adhesive Joints
ISAIAH KAISER and K. T. TAN
• Tailoring Substrate Stiffness in Bi-Material Adhesive Joints
SARATCHANDRA KUNDURTHI and MAHMOODUL HAQ
• Ultrasonic Welding of Thermoset to Thermoplastic Based Composites: Effect of the Process Parameters on the Weld Strength
EIRINI TSIANGOU, IRENE FERNANDEZ BILLEGAS, SOFIA TEIXEIRA DE FREITAS and RINZE BENEDICTUS
• Strain Energy Release Rate Calculations of Adhesively Bonded Joints Using Spring Foundation Models
SCOTT E. STAPLETON, SARA NAJAFIAN, BERTRAM STIER, STEPHEN JONES, ANDREW BERGAN and BRETT A. BEDNARCYK
• Implementation of a Simulation Tool of Strains Induced During the Co-bonding of Autoclave-cured Parts
PHILIPPE OLIVIER, LAURE MORETTI, BRUNO CASTANIE, LEONARD SERRANO and GÉRARD BERNHART
• Effect of Total Bonded Area on Hydrodynamic Ram Resistance of a T-Joint
TEDDY SEDALOR and DAVID FLEMING

ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING
• Investigation of Rheology and 3D Printability of PDMS Nanocomposites Ink
ANIRBAN MONDAL, MUSA SUKATI, MOHAMMAD CHARARA, MRINAL C. SAHA, YINGTAO LIU, STEVEN PATTERSON and THOMAS ROBISON
• Twisted Composite Structures Made by 4D Printing Method
SUONG VAN HOA and XIAO CAI
• Additively Manufactured Silica Matrix Composite Structures
PADMALATHA KAKANURU and KISHORE POCHIRAJU
• Improving Properties of Additively Manufactured Carbon Fiber Composites via Post Pressing
NEKODA VAN DE WERKEN, PRATIK KOIRALA, JAFAR GHORBANI, MATTHEW ABEL and MEHRAN TEHRANI
• Development of a Multivariate Statistical Material Model for Fused Deposition Modeling (FDMTM) of ULTEMTM 9085
BRIAN A. CZAPOR and THOMAS J. WHITNEY
• DLP-Based 3D Printing of Low-Density Composite Formulations for Unit Cells for Mechanical Metamaterials
DARSHIL SHAH, JOSHUA MORRIS, CHRISTOPHER HANSEN and ALIREZA AMIRKHIZI

ADVANCED MANUFACTURING OF COMPOSITES
• Investigation of Needle Tip Geometry on Orientation, Fiber Morphology and Mechanical Properties of E-Spun Nanofiber
MEHMET S. DEMIRTAS and MRINAL C. SAHA
• The Bending Properties of CFRP I-shaped Cross-Sectional Beam with Dispersing Cellulose Nanofibers on the Surface
KAZUAKI KATAGIRI, SHINYA HONDA, DAIKI KIMU, SHIMPEI YAMAGUCHI, TOMOATSU OZAKI, HIROSUKE SONOMURA, SONOMI KAWAKITA, SOHEI UCHIDA, MASAYUKI NEZU, MAMORU TAKEMURA, YAYOI YOSHIOKA and KATSUHIKO SASAKI
• Design and Analysis of a Tool for Automated Fiber Placement of Composite Wind Tunnel Blades
BRIAN MASON, DANIEL MUNDEN, DAWN JEGLEY, RAY GRENOBLE and RAMY HARIK
• A Novel Reinforcement Characterization Framework for Liquid Composite Molding Processes
REHAN UMER, MUHAMMAD ALI, KAMRAN KIHAN and WESLEY CANTWELL
• Effect of Debulking Cycles on the Fiber Volume Fraction of 3D Fabrics for Vacuum Assisted Resin Infusion Process
MUHAMMAD A. ALI, REHAN UMER, KAMRAN A. KHAN and WESLEY J. CANTWELL
• Investigation of Sample Geometry and Strain-Rate Dependence in Shear Characterization of a UHMWPE Unidirectional Cross-ply for Finite Element Simulation of Composite Processing
KARI WHITE and JAMES SHERWOOD
• Analysis of Spring-in for Composite Plates Using ANSYS Composite Cure Simulation
AMEYA PATIL, REZA MOHEIMANI, TALAL SHAKHFEH and HAMID DALIR

TESTING AND MATERIAL CHARACTERIZATION
• Multi-Scale and Multi-Physics Finite Element Modeling of Oxidation Degradation in C/C Ceramic Matrix Composites
VINAY DAMODARAN, MUHAMMAD ALI IMAM and PAVANA PRABHAKAR
• Recycling of Disposed CFRP by Undergraduate Research Programs
WALEED AHMED, ALI ALNAQBI and HAMAD AL JASSMI
• Direction-Dependent Mechanical Properties of a Triaxially Braided Quasi-Isotropic Carbon/Epoxy Composite
RUDY T. HALUZA, CHARLES E. BAKIS, KEVIN L. KOUDELA and J. MICHAEL PEREIRA
• Effects of Off-Axis Angle and Layer Thickness on the Compressive Strength of Cross-Ply CFRP Laminates
KOTA TAKAMOTO, SOTA OSHIMA and TOSHIO OGASAWARA
• 2-Dimensional Mapping of Damage in Moisture Contaminated Polymer Composites Using Dielectric Properties
OGHENEOVO IDOLOR, RISHABH GUHA, LOGAN BILICH and LANDON GRACE
• In-Plane Shear Response of GFRP Laminates by ±45º and 10º Off-Axis Tensile Testing Using Digital Image Correlation1
MATTHIAS MERZKIRCH, QI AN and AARON M. FORSTER
• Notched Composite Laminate Design for Improved Compression Strength Using Non-Standard Angles and Customized Stacking Sequence
SU YU, GAURAV BATRA and JONATHAN S. COLTON
• Characterization of Interface Shear Stress-Strain and Mode II Fracture Properties Using DIC in Thick Adherent Shear Tests
BASTIAAN VAN DER VOSSEN and ANDREW MAKEEV
• A Novel Method to Measure Laminate Shear Modulus Development of Interlayer Toughened Composite Laminates During the Curing Process
CHENG CHEN, ANOUSH POURSARTIP and GÖRAN FERNLUND
• Structural Re-Use of De-Commissioned Wind Turbine Blades in Civil Engineering Applications
AMMAR ALSHANNAQ, DAVID SCOTT, LAWRENCE BANK, MEHMET BERMEK and RUSSELL GENTRY
• Strength Reduction of Unidirectional Composites Using Micromechanical Damage Analysis of Scanned Microstructure
URI BREIMAN, IDO MESHI, MEIRAV GRIMBERG, JACOB ABOUDI and RAMI HAJ-ALI
• Characterization of Discontinuous Fiber Reinforced Sheet Molding Compounds Under Tension-Tension Fatigue Load
MIRIAM BARTKOWIAK, HANNES WEIT, JOHN MONTESANO and KAY ANDRÉ WEIDENMANN
• Nondestructive Evaluation of Randomly Distributed Fiber Reinforced Composite Using Optical Transmission Scanning (OTS) Technique
ERMIAS G. KORICHO, OLIVER KING, ALEXANDER DAVID and ANTON KHOMENKO
• Determination of In-Plane Shear Properties of UHMWPE Composites for Input Into a Thermoforming Model
JULIA CLINE, MICHAEL YEAGER and TRAVIS BOGETTI
• Predicting Decomposition Processes of Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Matrix Composites Heated in N2 and Air Environments
SANGWOOK SIHN, GREGORY J. EHLERT, AJIT K. ROY and JONATHAN P. VERNON

BIO-BASED COMPOSITES
• Bio-like Composite Microstructure Designs for Enhanced Damage Tolerance via Machine Learning
SARAH HANKINS, LARS KOTTHOFF and RAY S. FERTIG, III
• Optimization of Flax Roving for Bio-Based Composites Reinforced by 3D Warp Interlock Fabric
LANSIAUX HENRI, SOULAT DAMIEN, BOUSSU FRANÇOIS, LABANIEH AHMAD RASHED
• Bio-Industrial Materials Institute: Characterization of Natural Fiber Material Property Variability
JARED W. NELSON, RONALD B. BUCINELL and DANIEL WALCZYK
• Nanocellulose Fiber Sizing for Fiberglass Composites
EJAZ HAQUE, JOYANTA GOSWAMI, ROBERT J. MOON and KYRIAKI KALAITZIDOU
• Bio-Based Mycelium Materials for Aerospace Applications
SONIA TRAVAGLINI, PATRICIA P. PARLEVLIET and C. K. H. DHARAN

BUCKLING AND POST-BUCKLING OF COMPOSITE STRUCTURES
• Manufacturable Designs for Optimized Buckling Performance of Flat Panels Using Steered Fibers
AVINKRISHNAN A. VIJAYACHANDRAN, PAUL DAVIDSON and ANTHONY M. WAAS
• Buckling Analysis and Optimization of Stiffened Varying-Angle-Tow Laminates with Manufacturing Constraints
WEI ZHAO and RAKESH K. KAPANIA
• Numerical Studies on Buckling and Post-Buckling Behavior of Stiffened Curved Composite Panel with Repairs
WARUNA SENEVIRATNE, VISHNU SASEENDRAN, SHENAL PERERA, BRANDON SAATHOFF, LAKSHAN RUBESINGHE and JOHN TOMBLIN
• The Effects of Circular Cutout on Buckling Analysis of Laminated Composite Plates Using FEM
EMRE GUNGOR and OZGE TALMAN
• Design, Manufacturing and Testing of an In-situ Consolidated Variable Stiffness Thermoplastic Composite Wingbox for Bending and Torsion
VINCENZO OLIVERI, GIOVANNI ZUCCO, DANIËL PEETERS, GEARÒID CLANCY, ROBERT TELFORD, MOHAMMAD ROUHI, CIARÀN MCHALE, RONAN M. O’HIGGINS, TREVOR M. YOUNG and PAUL M. WEAVER

CERTIFICATION OF COMPOSITES
• Modeling Complex Sub-Elements by Using Discrete Damage Modeling
KEVIN H. HOOS, J. SCOTT MCQUIEN, HARI K. ADLURU, JOSEPH D. SCHAEFER, HAOZHONG GU and ENDEL V. IARVE
• Exploring the Use of a Digital Thread for Efficient Design of Composite Structures
TYLER GOODE and MARK PANKOW

COMPOSITES IN EXTREME ENVIRONMENTS
• Epoxy Resin (DGEBA/TETA) Under Extreme Environment
SUMA SINDHU PANCHAGNULA and NILANJAN MITRA
• Mitigation of Mechanical Property Degradation of Epoxy Resin Subjected to UV with Addition of Different Nanofillers
SUMA SINDHU PANCHAGNULA and NILANJAN MITRA
• Cavitation Erosion of Polyurea Composite Coatings
VAHIDREZA ALIZADEH, JOSHUA MORRIS and ALIREZA V. AMIRKHIZI
• Epoxy Resin with Carbon Nanotube Additives for Lightning Strike Damage Mitigation of Carbon Fiber Composite Laminates
SPENCER LAMPKIN, WENHUA LIN, MOJTABA ROSTAGHI-CHALAKI, KAMRAN YOUSEFPOUR, YEQING WANG and JONI KLUSS
• Ablative Carbon Nanotube/Phenolic Resin Thermal Protection System for Potential High Temperature Composite Applications
ZHE LIU, YOURRI DESSUREAULT, SONGLIN ZHANG, AYOU HAO and RICHARD LIANG

EFFECTS OF DEFECTS

• Influence of Automated Fiber Placement (AFP) Manufacturing Signature on the Mechanical Performance of a Composite
MINH HOANG NGUYEN, PAUL DAVIDSON and ANTHONY M. WAAS
• Defects Characterization and Evaluation of Their Effects on Compressive Failure of Composite Components
XIAODONG CUI, DINH CHI PHAM, ANAND KARUPPIAH, JIM LUA, CALEB SAATHOFF and WARUNA SENEVIRATNE
• An Analytical Analysis of Fiber Waviness for Laminated Curved Beam Under Bending
W. T. LU, Y. J. LIANG and E. V. IARVE
• Towards a Novel Defect Severity Model for Compressive Failure Analysis of Unidirectional Composites
DENNIS WILHELMSSON, RAMESH TALREJA, RENAUD GUTKIN and LEIF ASP
• Parasitic Effects of Including Microwire Sensor Tube on In-Plane Compressive Strength of Carbon-Fiber Reinforced Polymeric Composite Laminates
AKHIL BHASIN and SURESH RAJU KESHAVANARAYANA
• Effects of Localized Manufacturing-Induced Porosity Defects on the Fatigue of Wind Turbine Blades—Experiment and Modeling
JUAN SU and JAMES SHERWOOD

ENVIRONMENTAL EFFECTS
• Deterioration Modeling of Large Glass Fiber Reinforced Polymer Composite Structures/Systems
ZHIYE LI and MICHAEL LEPECH
• Effect of Hygrothermal Aging on the Mechanical and Optical Behaviors of Hybrid Randomly Distributed Fibers/Woven Glass Composites
ERMIAS G. KORICHO, SADRA EMAMI and ALEXANDER DAVID
• Computational Analysis of Thermal Degradation of Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Nano-Engineered Composites
BONSUNG KOO, JAKE SCHICHTEL, KARTHIK RAJAN VENKATESAN and ADITI CHATTOPADHYAY
• Carbon Fiber Composites Under Combined Environmental-Compressive Loading Leveraging Nonparametric Full-Field Techniques
DANIEL PARDO, ANDREW MATEJUNAS, STYLIANOS KOUMLIS and LESLIE LAMBERSON

MICROMECHANICS
• Effective Properties of Fiber Composites Using Stress Functions
SEIICHI NOMURA
• Overall Thermal Conductivity of Carbon Fiber Polymer Matrix Composites Undergoing Thermal Decomposition
TEJA G. K. KONDURI and OLESYA I. ZHUPANSKA
• Understanding High-Modulus CFRP Compressive Strength Improvement
SARVENAZ GHAFFARI, ANDREW MAKEEV, DMYTRO KUKSENKO and GUILLAUME SEON
• Modeling of the Influence of a Damaged Thermally Grown Oxide (TGO) Layer in an Environmental Barrier Coating System
SUBODH K. MITAL, TRENTON M. RICKS, STEVEN M. ARNOLD and BRYAN J. HARDER
• Effect of Pick Spacing and Warp and Weft Volume Fraction on Intrinsic Residual Stresses in 3D Woven Composites
TODD GROSS, HILARY BUNTROCK, KOSTIANTYN VASYLEVSKYI, IGOR TSUKROV and BORYS DRACH
• Micromechanical Modeling of High Rate Punch Shear Behavior of Unidirectional Composites
BAZLE Z. (GAMA) HAQUE, MOLLA A. ALI, DANIEL J. O’BRIEN and JOHN W. GILLESPIE, JR.
• Cohesive Parametric High-Fidelity-Generalized-Method-of-Cells Micromechanical Model
IDO MESHI, URI BREIMAN, JACOB ABOUDI and RAMI HAJ-ALI
• Mesoscale and Continuum Models of Wave Propagation in a Woven Composite
CHRISTOPHER S. MEYER, BAZLE Z. HAQUE, DANIEL J. O’BRIEN and JOHN W. GILLESPIE, JR.
• Comparison of Numerical and Experimental Study of Mode-I Interlaminar Fracture of Self-Healing Composites Using Cohesive Zone Modeling
MISHAL THAPA, BODIUZZAMAN JONY, NILESH VISHE, SAMEER B. MULANI and SAMIT ROY

MODEL-BASED DESIGN FOR MANUFACTURING
• Composite Drilling Characterization and Performance Evaluation
JIAN XIAO, DINH CHI PHAM, JIM LUA, CALEB SAATHOFF and WARUNA SENEVIRATNE
• Factory-Scale Simulation and Economic Modeling for the Advancement of the Manufacturing Process of Composite Wind Turbine Blades
MATTEO POLCARI, STEPHEN JOHNSON and JAMES SHERWOOD
• Optimization of a Parametric Composite Wing Using Engineering Sketch Pad and Nastran
JOHN JOE, CHRISTIAN APARICIO, HAMID DALIR and JOHN F. DANNENHOFFER, III
• A Thermo-Mechanically Coupled Constitutive Model for Curing of Polymers
TRISHA SAIN and SHAWN CHESTER
• Modelling of the In-Plane Shear Behavior of Uncured Thermoset Prepreg
YI WANG, JONATHAN P.-H. BELNOUE, DMITRY S. IVANOV, JAMES KRATZ and STEPHEN R. HALLETT
• Defect Prediction During Forming and Consolidation of Composite Materials Using Finite Element Analysis
PAULO SILVA, ALIREZA FORGHANI, ANTHONY FLOYD, GORAN FERNLUND, ANOUSH POURSARTIP, SIMON HIND, MEYSAM RAHMAT, DRAZEN DJOKIC and ALI YOUSEFPOUR

MOLECULAR MODELING OF NANOMATERIALS AND NANOCOMPOSITES
• The Effect of Chirality and Strain Rate on Mechanical Properties of Carbon Nanotube (CNT) and CNT/Epoxy Composites
OLANREWAJU ALUKO, S. GOWTHAM and GREGORY M. ODEGARD
• Molecular Modeling of Silica-Epoxy Interphase with Monolayer Silane
SANJIB C. CHOWDHURY, RILEY PROSSER, TIMOTHY W. SIRK and JOHN W. GILLESPIE, JR.
• Molecular Dynamics (MD) Simulation of a Polymer Composite Matrix with Varying Degree of Moisture: Investigation of Secondary Bonding Interactions
RISHABH DEBRAJ GUHA, OGHENEOVO IDOLOR and LANDON GRACE
• Extensive Study on Carbon Nanotube Junctions of Different Chirality, Angles Specifications and Overlap
SHUSIL BHUSAL, VIKAS VARSHNEY and AJIT K. ROY
• Ultra-Thin and Stiff Randomly-Oriented Discontinuous Composites
MARCO ALVES, DAVID CARLSTEDT, LEIF ASP, FREDRIK OHLSSON and SORAIA PIMENTA

MULTIFUNCTIONAL COMPOSITES
• Thermal Energy Storage with Polymer Composites
GIULIA FREDI, ANDREA DORIGATO, LUCA FAMBRI and ALESSANDRO PEGORETTI
• Defect Properties in MoS2 Structure as 2D Material Gas Sensor
JAY LEE and AJIT K. ROY
• Design of a Multi-functional Energy Storage Composite Electric Skateboard
ANTHONY BOMBIK, ALEC TARABORRELLI, LIAM BROWN, NATHANIEL COREY, DAVID DARDEN, ALEXANDER KAPLAN, GAVIN LIU, RYAN SAMUELS, ALEXANDER STRANGE, ZHIHENG  HOU, JIHAN ZHUANG and FU-KUO CHANG
• Multifunctional Interfaces for Combined Mechanical, Thermal and Electrical Properties
BENJAMIN A. GRAY, SERGEI V. SHENOGIN, SABYASAHI GANGULI, AJIT K. ROY and STEVEN B. FAIRCHILD
• Highly Conductive and Lightweight Carbon Nanotube Conductor and Scalable Manufacturing for Conductive Fiber-reinforced Composite Application
SONGLIN ZHANG, AYOU HAO, NAM NGUYEN, CLAIRE JOLOWSKY, ABIODUN OLUWALOWO, JIN GYU PARK and RICHARD LIANG
• Electromechanical Properties of Architected Periodic Multifunctional Foams and Composites
KAMRAN A. KHAN, HAMAD K. ALARAFATI and MUHAMMAD A. KHAN

MULTISCALE PROCESS MODELING FOR ICME
• An ICME Approach to Performance Prediction of Composites Manufactured Using Resin Transfer Molding
WEIJIA CHEN, DIANYUN ZHANG, XIANG REN and JIM LUA
• MD Modeling of Epoxy-base Nanocomposites Reinforced with Functionalized Graphene Nanoplatelets
HASHIM AL MAHMUD, MATTHEW S. RADUE, SORAYOT CHINKANJANAROT and GREGORY M. ODEGARD
• Prediction of Residual Stress Build-up in Polymer Matrix Composite During Cure using a Two-scale Approach
SAGAR PATIL, SAGAR SHAH, PRATHAMESH DESHPANDE, KHATEREH KASHMARI, GREGORY ODEGARD and MARIANNA MAIARÙ
• A Multi-scale Approach for Modelling the Cure of Thermoset Polymers within ICME
P.P. DESHPANDE, S. SHAH, S. PATIL, K. KASHMARI, G.M. ODEGARD and M. MAIARU
• Maximizing Model Predictive Performance using Minimal Experimental Data with Multiscale Designer
COLIN MCAULIFFE, JEFF WOLLSCHLAGER and JACOB FISH
• Multiscale Analysis of Electron Transport in Filled Elastomer Materials
SERGEI SHENOGIN, LAUREN FERGUSON and AJIT K. ROY

NANOSTRUCTURES COMPOSITES: MODELING AND TESTING
• Improving Fracture Toughness at the Nanoscale using Length-scale Effect
BODIUZZAMAN JONY, TANVIR SOHAIL and SAMIT ROY
• Enhancing the Strength of CFRP Composites using Cellulose Nanocrystals-bonded Carbon Nanotubes
MOHAMMAD ARAMFARD, ANNUATHA KUMAR and AMIR ASADI
• Quantitative Microstructure Study of PAN and Pitch-based Carbon Fibers Through TEM and X-Ray Scattering Analysis
JIN GYU PARK, REBEKAH SWEAT and RICHARD LIANG
• A Polymer-physics-based Multiscale Modeling Approach for Inhomogeneous Deformation of Polymeric Nanocomposites
CHANWOOK PARK, JIWON JUNG, TAEHOON PARK and GUNJIN YUN
• RVE Models with Various Filler Morphology for What-if Analysis of Random Heterogeneous Materials
RAGHU PUCHA, WILLIAM CHEN and ANUJA KANDARE
• Multiscale Analysis for Interlaminar and Intralaminar Reinforcement of Composite Laminates with Carbon Nanotube Architecture
KARTHIK RAJAN VENKATESAN and ADITI CHATTOPADHYAY
• Coarse-grained Molecular Dynamics Force Field for Carbon Black Filled Natural Rubber by Energy Renormalization Method
JIWON JUNG, CHANWOOK PARK, TAEHOON PARK and GUNJIN YUN

NEXT GENERATION COMPOSITES: CONSTITUENTS AND MICROSTRUCTURES
• Effect of Processing and Particle Size on the Properties and Morphology of MWCNT-Polymer and SiC-Polymer Composites
MORGAN R. WATT and ROSARIO A. GERHARDT
• TiGr Nacre: Damage Tolerance through Damage Diffusion
JOHN-ALAN PASCOE, SORAIA PIMENTA and SILVESTRE T. PINHO
• Modifying Interfacial Chemistry of Cellulose-reinforced Epoxy Resin Composites using Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD)
JAMIE P. WOODING, YI LI, KYRIAKI KALAITZIDOU and MARK D. LOSEGO
• Alignment Induced Self-assemblage of Carbon Nanotubes for Structural Composite Applications
CLAIRE JOLOWSKY, YOURRI-SAMUEL DESSUREAULT, REBEKAH SWEAT, AYOU HAO, JIN GYU PARK and RICHARD LIANG

SANDWICH COMPOSITES
• Influence of Through-thickness Stitching on the Fracture Behavior of Sandwich Composites
DANIEL A. DRAKE, RANI W. SULLIVAN, STEPHEN CLAY and KEVIN BROWN
• Anisotropic Hyperelastic Constitutive Modeling of Fiberglass/ Phenolic Hexagonal Honeycomb Core Subjected to Large In-plane Deformations
H. SHAHVERDI, S. R. KESHAVANARAYANA, D. IVANOV, C. YANG and A. L. HORNER
• A Systematic Experimental Approach for Damage Quantification in Sandwich Structures under Low-heat Fire Induced Damage
ELIAS A. TOUBIA, MARK FLORES and DANIEL RAPKING
• Characterization of Bending Stiffness for Honeycomb Sandwich Plate in Three-point Bending Test Using Mechanics of Structure Genome
BANGHUA ZHAO, WENBIN YU, JAFFE TSENG and RONG CHIU
• Damage Growth Analysis of Sandwich Structures Subjected to Combined Compression and Pressure Loading
WARUNA SENEVIRATNE, JOHN TOMBLIN, SHENAL PERERA and PIRASHANDAN VARATHARAJ
• Energy Release Rate and Mode Partitioning of Face/Core Debonds under Bending and Shear Based on an Elastic Foundation Approach
GEORGE A. KARDOMATEAS, NIELS PICHLER and ZHANGXIAN YUAN

SOLVAY STUDENT COMPETITION
• A Multiscale Infusion-cure Modeling Framework to Predict the Residual Stress of a Vacuum Assisted Resin Transfer Molded Composite
WEIJIA CHEN, XIANG REN and DIANYUN ZHANG
• An ABAQUS Implementation of Regularized Extended Finite Element Method (Rx-FEM) for Modeling the Interaction Between Matrix Cracking and Delamination in Composites
YU-JUI LIANG, JEFFREY S. MCQUIEN and ENDEL V. IARVE
• Manufacturing Study of Thin-ply Composite Prepregs within Automated Fiber Placement(AFP)
JESSICA FERGUSON, KONSTANTINE FETFATSIDIS and CHRISTOPHER HANSEN
• Origami-inspired Foldable Textile Composites
MAE ALMANSOORI, KAMRAN KHAN and WESLEY CANTWELL
• Thermoplastic Self-healing of Mode I and Mode II Quasi-static and Fatigue Crack Growth in CFRP Composite Using PCL/SMP Dual Phase Healant
BODIUZZAMAN JONY, NILESH JAGANNATH VISHE and SAMIT ROY
• Design and Fabrication of Resilient Sandwich Composite Structures with Multi-stable Energy Absorption Core
VINAY DAMODARAN, KELSEY HACKER and PAVANA PRABHAKAR
• Modeling and Linear Analysis of Stitched Carbon Fiber Epoxy Composite Laminates for Mode I Delamination
HEMANT GANTI, YEQING WANG and DAVY M. BELK

STOCHASTIC MODELING AND ANALYSIS OF COMPOSITES
• Quasi Monte Carlo Simulations for Stochastic Failure Analysis in Composites
EMIL J. PITZ and KISHORE V. POCHIRAJU
• Prediction of Sub-Element and Common Feature Test Component Failure Using Continuum Damage Modeling
YURI NIKISHKOV, GENNADIY NIKISHKOV, GUILLAUME SEON, BRIAN SHONKWILER, ANDREW MAKEEV, JOSEPH SCHAEFER, BRIAN JUSTUSSON and SALVATORE LIGUORE
• Comparison of Multiscale and Kernel-based Correlations for Stochastic Permeability Models in Composites Manufacturing
ZIAD GHAUCH and ROGER GHANEM
• Determining a Length Scale of FRP Composite Microstructures
MATHEW J. SCHEY, SCOTT E. STAPLETON, CRAIG P. PRZYBYLA, MICHAEL UCHIC and SIMON ZABLER
• Effect of CNT Waviness on the Elastic Modulus of Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Polymer Composites
RAJNI CHAHAL, ASHFAQ ADNAN and AJIT ROY
• Experimental Validation of Multiscale Stochastic Models for Composites
LOUJAINE MEHREZ and ROGER GHANEM
• Modeling and Linear Analysis of Stitched Carbon Fiber Epoxy Composite Laminates for Mode I Delamination
HEMANT GANTI, YEQING WANG and DAVY M. BELK
• Uncertainty Quantification of the Dimensional Variations of a Curved Composite Flange
KAI ZHOU, RUI LI, WEIJIA CHEN, JIONG TANG and DIANYUN ZHANG
• Intelligent Optimisation of Aligned Discontinuous Composites
JAMES M. FINLEY, MILO S.P. SHAFFER and SORAIA PIMENTA

SENSING AND HEALTH MONITORING
• Strain Distributions in Bonded Composites Using Optical Fibers and Digital Image Correlation
SHUVAM SAHA and RANI W. SULLIVAN
• Investigation of Composite Bond Thickness Using Optical Fibers
ADITYA SHAH, SHUVAM SAHA and RANI W. SULLIVAN
• Investigation of Damage in Composite Structures under Vibration Using Hilbert-Huang Transform
RADWA ALAZIZ and RANI W. SULLIVAN
• Cure Process Monitoring for Carbon Fiber/Epoxy Composite Laminates Using Tilted FBG Sensors
ITSUHIKO HIROTA, MASASHI SATO, SHIN-ICHI TAKEDA and TOSHIO OGASAWARA
• Carbon Nanotube-based Flexible Sensors for Human Motion Analysis
SAGAR M. DOSHI, AMIT CHAUDHARI and ERIK T. THOSTENSON

TEXTILE COMPOSITES
• An Investigation on the Mechanical Behavior of 3D Warp Interlock Carbon Fabrics
MEHMET KORKMAZ, AHMAD RASHED LABANIEH, AYŞE OKUR and FRANÇOIS BOUSSU
• Experimental Investigation of Multiaxial Loading Behavior of UHMWPE Yarns Using a Fragment Simulating Projectile
KARAN SHAH and SUBRAMANI SOCKALINGAM
• Design and Fabrication of 3-D Woven Composite Preforms with Complex Topologies
BINGHUI LIU, YOUQI WANG and CHIAN-FONG YEN
• Interlaminar Fracture Toughness of a Quasi 3D Braided Composite
TONY WENTE, XINYU MAO, DANIELLE ZENG, HOMA TORAB, JEFF DAHL and XINRAN XIAO
• Multi-scale Modeling of Non-Orthogonal Twill Weave Composites
GURPINDER S. DHALIWAL, WILLIAM R. RODGERS and VENKAT AITHARAJU
• Effect of Unit Cell Geometry and Fiber Waviness on the Overall Mechanical Response of 3D Woven Composites
ADAM EWERT, HIGOR GALDINO DA SILVA, KOSTIANTYN VASYLEVSKYI, IGOR TSUKROV and BORYS DRACH
• Investigation of a Twill Orthogonally Woven Textile Composite Under In-Plane Extension
JOHN WHITCOMB and KEITH BALLARD
• High Curvature Bending of Viscoelastic Thin-Ply Composites
MILINDA MADHUSANKA, YAPA YAPA HAMILLAGE and KAWAI KWOK
• Strain Rate Dependent Response of Non-Crimp Fabric Composites
KHIZAR ROUF, JOSÉ IMBERT, MICHAEL WORSWICK and JOHN MONTESANO
• Enhancing Load Capacity of Plastic Gears Via the Application of Woven Composite Blankets
V. BRAESCU, A. FUENTES-AZNAR and H. GHONEIM

PROCESSING SCIENCE IN MANUFACTURING
• A Model for the Equilibrated Co-Cure of Honeycomb Core Sandwich Structures in Autoclave Processing
NAVID NIKNAFS KERMANI, PAVEL SIMACEK and SURESH G. ADVANI
• Processing of Post-Industrial Unidirectional Prepreg Tapes Using SMC Equipment
CONNER JOHN CHADWICK, YUNPEI YANG, KYRIAKI KALAITZIDOU and JONATHAN COLTON
• Glass Fiber Reinforced Polyester Syntactic Foam
EDWARD DILORETO, ARIELLE BERMAN and KYRIAKI KALAITZIDOU
• Predicting Defect Formation at Early Stages of Manufacturing Process
GUILLAUME SEON, BRIAN SHONKWILER and ANDREW MAKEEV

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