An alternate method for prediction of the micromechanical properties of laminated composites

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The theory for an alternate method to classical laminate theory for the prediction of the macromechanical properties of laminated composite materials is developed and verified by comparing the predicted lamina stresses to those from a detailed finite element calculation. The usefulness of the method is demonstrated by comparing the load-displacement calculation using the equivalent properties to experimentally measured data from a 4-Point bending experiment.

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Bennett, J.; Kenamond, M. & Haberman, K. February 1, 1996.

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The theory for an alternate method to classical laminate theory for the prediction of the macromechanical properties of laminated composite materials is developed and verified by comparing the predicted lamina stresses to those from a detailed finite element calculation. The usefulness of the method is demonstrated by comparing the load-displacement calculation using the equivalent properties to experimentally measured data from a 4-Point bending experiment.

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4 p.

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OSTI as DE96006320

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  • 11. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) engineering mechanics conference, Ft. Lauderdale, FL (United States), 19-22 May 1996

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  • Other: DE96006320
  • Report No.: LA-UR--95-4381
  • Report No.: CONF-9605100--2
  • Grant Number: W-7405-ENG-36
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 219455
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc666032

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Bennett, J.; Kenamond, M. & Haberman, K. An alternate method for prediction of the micromechanical properties of laminated composites, article, February 1, 1996; New Mexico. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc666032/: accessed December 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.