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Proceedings of the American Society for Composites 2015 - Thirtieth Technical Conference on Composite Materials

  • ID: 3450929
  • September 2015
  • 2983 pages
  • DEStech Publications, Inc
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- Research reports covering design, manufacturing and testing of advanced composite materials with military, civil engineering and transport applications

Contains original research on composite materials in the following areas: aircraft, automotive, armor, crashworthiness, damage tolerance, micromechanics, molecular modeling, multifunctionality, structural health, textile composites and processing, as well as special presentations on aircraft, naval research, multiscale modeling and lightweight composites for cars.

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CRASHWORTHINESS
A Shell-Beam Modeling Method for Crash Simulation of Thin-Walled Composite Tubes
DANGHE SHI and XINRAN XIAO
Characteristics of Thermoplastic Composite Tube Under Axial Loading
SIMONETTA BORIA, ALESSANDRO SCATTINA and GIOVANNI BELINGARDI
Axial Crush and Bending Collapse Analysis of Non-Crimped Fabric Composite Structures
VENKAT AITHARAJU, SATVIR AASHAT, HAMID KIA, ARUNKUMAR SATYANARAYANA and PHILIP BOGERT

DAMAGE MODELING I
Comparative Composite Fatigue Damage Models for Life Prediction of Laminated Composite Structures
EUGENE FANG, XIAODONG CUI and JIM LUA
A Fatigue Damage Model for Failure Analysis of Single-lap Multi-bolt Joints
CHI HOU, YINHUA ZHOU, XIAOPENG WAN and MEIYING ZHAO
Closed-form Solutions for Cohesive Zone Modeling
JIAWEN XIE, ANTHONY M. WAAS and MOSTAFA RASSAIAN

IMPACT & DYNAMIC RESPONSES I
Hypervelocity Impacts of Shear Thickening Fluid Imbibed Metallic Foam Core Sandwich Panels
JUSTIN WARREN, KALYAN RAJ KOTA, STEPHEN M. WESTBERG, THOMAS LACY, SANTANU KUNDU, HOSSEIN TOGHIANI and CHARLES U. PITTMAN, JR.
Impact Testing and Simulation of a Sinusoid Foam Sandwich Energy Absorber
KAREN E. JACKSON, EDWIN L. FASANELLA and JUSTIN D. LITTELL
Internal Impact Damage to Lightweight Composite Sandwich Panels
HYONNY KIM, KONSTANTINOS ANAGNOSTOPOULOS, MONICA CHAN and SEAN LUONG

MULTIFUNCTIONAL COMPOSITES I
Autonomic Cooling of Composites Using Transpiration
ANTHONY M. COPPOLA, NANCY R. SOTTOS and SCOTT R. WHITE
Nonlinear Deformations of Smart Plates Under Electro-Mechanical Actuations
VAHID TAJEDDINI and ANASTASIA MULIANA

NANOCOMPOSITES I
Effect of Nanoclay Addition on Fatigue Behavior of Glass/Epoxy Tapered Laminates
M. SAMEH HELMY and SUONG V. HOA
Environmental Degradation of Nano Enhanced Polymers in Low Earth Orbit
MOHAMMED JARADAT, XIAOBING LI, AHMED AL-OSTAZ, HUNAIN ALKHATEB and ALEXANDER CHENG
Carbon Based Hybrid Nanostructures for High Performance Composites: The Surfactant Investigation
VIVIANE MUNHOZ, ALINE OLIVEIRA, ELVIS MONTEIRO and ANTONIO ÁVILA

TEMPERATURE EFFECT I
Thermal Evaluation of Epoxy Resin Using n-hexadecane Based Shape Stabilized PCM for Energy Saving in Building
SU-GWANG JEONG and SUMIN KIM
High Temperature Nanocharacterization of Al/SiC Laminated Composite
ANAHITA EMAMI, AYOUB YARI BOROUJENI and MARWAN AL-HAIK
Manufacturing Process Induced Effects on the Strength of Carbon Fiber-Epoxy Composites
MARIANNA MAIARU, ROYAN J. D'MELLO and ANTHONY M. WAAS

WIND ENERGY
Failure Modes and Strength of Composite Box Beam Structures
BILL COLE, AKIRA MIYASE, TUNG-PEI YU, KING HIM LO and SU SU WANG
Fatigue Life Prediction in Composite Wind Turbine Blades: Effects of Variable Wind Load and Non-proportional Multi-axial Stress States
WEIFEI HU, OLESYA I. ZHUPANSKA, K. K. CHOI and JAMES H. J. BUCHHOLZ
Lightning-Strike-Induced Heat Transfer in Glass Fiber Polymer Matrix Composite Blades
YEQING WANG and OLESYA I. ZHUPANSKA

CYTEC STUDENT PAPERS
Thermoforming Process Optimization for Reduction of Inter-Ply Friction of Out-of-Autoclave Material
HARINDERPAL SINGH GREWAL and MEHDI HOJJATI
Residual Cure Stress Buildup in Thermosetting Composite: Modeling and Experimental Validation
OLEKSANDR G. KRAVCHENKO, SERGII G. KRAVCHENKO and R. BYRON PIPES
A Novel Through-Thickness Reinforcement Method of Cured Composites
SERGII G. KRAVCHENKO, OLEKSANDR G. KRAVCHENKO and R. BYRON PIPES
Polymer Derived In-Situ Nano Metal Matrix Composites Obtained by Friction Stir Processing
P. AJAY KUMAR, RISHI RAJ and SATISH V. KAILAS

DAMAGE MODELING II
Progressive Composite Damage Modeling in LS-DYNA Using MAT162: Part A—Properties and Parameters
BAZLE Z. (GAMA) HAQUE and JOHN W. GILLESPIE JR.
Progressive Composite Damage Modeling in LS-DYNA Using MAT162: Part B—Model Validating Experiments
BAZLE Z. (GAMA) HAQUE and JOHN W. GILLESPIE JR.
Simulating the Mixed-Mode Progressive Delamination in Composite Laminates
ZHENYUAN GAO, LIANG ZHANG and WENBIN YU

DESIGN & MANUFACTURING
Top Down Design Using Bayesian Network Classifiers for Composite Panels
KAYLA VON HAGEL, SHREYAS JOGLEKAR, SCOTT FERGUSON and MARK PANKOW
Modeling to Predict Micro-scale Permeability for Fiber Reinforcement in Liquid Composite Molding
TIMOTHY LUCHINI, STEPHEN SOMMERLOT and ALFRED LOOS
Manufacturing of Carbon/Epoxy IsoBeam Lattice Structures
BRANDON ASAY and DAVID W. JENSEN
Development of Stitched Composite Structure for Advanced Aircraft
DAWN JEGLEY, ADAM PRZEKOP, MARSHALL ROUSE, ANDREW LOVEJOY, ALEX VELICKI, KIM LINTON, HSI-YUNG WU, JAIME BARAJA, PATRICK THRASH and KRISHNA HOFFMAN

IMPACT & DYNAMIC RESPONSES II
Impact-induced Damage in Tri-axially Woven Composites
COREY ANDERSON and DAHSIN LIU
Incorporation of Plasticity and Damage Into an Orthotropic Three-Dimensional Model with Tabulated Input Suitable for Use in Composite Impact Problems
ROBERT K. GOLDBERG, KELLY S. CARNEY, PAUL DUBOIS, CANIO HOFFARTH, SUBRAMANIAM RAJAN and GUNTHER BLANKENHORN
Characterizing Composites at Low Strain Rates
DAHSIN LIU, JIANXIAO ZHENG, DAN SCHLEH and GUOJING LI
Impact Crush Modeling of Chopped Fiber Reinforced Polymers
SABER DORMOHAMMADI, FRANK ABDI, RAGHURAM MANDAPATI, HARSH K. BAID, MIKE LEE and UMESH GANDHI

MULTIFUNCTIONAL COMPOSITES II
Hysteresis and Time-Dependent Effects on the Coupled Mechanical Electrical Response of Unconstrained Carbon Nanotube Yarns Subjected to Uniaxial Tensile Loading
BAJAR, J. ANIKE and J. L. ABOT
Structural and Conductive Adhesives Enabled by Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes
BEHNAM ASHRAFI, MICHAEL B. JAKUBINEK, YADIENKA MARTINEZ-RUBI, YUNFA ZHANG, CHRISTOPHER T. KINGSTON, ANDREW JOHNSTON and BENOIT SIMARD
Development and Implementation of the Experimental Procedure to Examine the Response of CFRP Composites Subjected to a High-intensity Pulsed Electric Field
ROBERT J. HART, OLESYA I. ZHUPANSKA

NANOCOMPOSITES II
Carbon Nanotube Based Network Heaters for Composite Adhesive Bonding
MICHAEL B. JAKUBINEK, MEYSAM RAHMAT, BEHNAM ASHRAFI, MARC GENEST, BENOIT SIMARD, ANDREW JOHNSTON and CHUN LI
A Study of Mechanical Behavior of Polycarbonate Nanocomposites Using Molded Disk Specimens
YUNFA ZHANG, YADIENKA MARTINEZ-RUBI, SALIM DERDOURI, BENOIT SIMARD, QI YANG and ANDREW JOHNSTON
Effects of Nanoparticles on the Shear Properties of Polymer Composites
ADDIS TESSEMA, WILLIAM MITCHELL, BEHRAD KOOHBOR, SURAJ RAVINDRA, ADDIS KIDANE and MICHEL VAN TOOREN

TEMPERATURE EFFECT II
A Novel Computational Framework for the Oxidation of C/C Composites Under Thermal Shock
ALMA L. LEANOS and PAVANA PRABHAKAR
Effect of Curing Induced Parameters During Manufacturing of Textile Composites
MD SHARIFUL ISLAM, A. G. CASTELLANOS and PAVANA PRABHAKAR
Effect of Elevated Temperature on Adhesively Bonded Lightweight Material Single Lap Joints
ZHIJUN WU, MOUSTAPHA DIAB and SAYED A. NASSAR
Thermo-Mechanical Behavior of Spatially Tailored Functionally Graded Materials in a High Temperature Environment
PHILLIP DEIERLING, OLESYA I. ZHUPANSKA and CRYSTAL L. PASILIAO

AUTOMOTIVE COMPOSITES I
New Method to Analyze Numerical Crash Simulation Data to Assess the Suitability of Hybrid Composite Structures in Automotive Applications
MICHAEL DLUGOSCH, JENS FRITSCH, DIRK LUKASZEWICZ and STEFAN HIERMAIER
Screw Geometry Design and Performance Effects on Fiber Breakage Study
CHAO-TSAI HUANG, HUAN-CHANG TSENG, MENG-CHIH CHEN and JIRI VLCEK
Design and Development of Automotive Bumper Subsystem for Light Weight and Vehicular Crashworthiness
GIOVANNI BELINGARDI, ALEM T. BEYENE, GIADA FALCINELLI and BRUNETTO MARTORANA

COMPOSITES EDUCATION
Extended Lamination Theory for Bridging Laminate Analysis to Composite Structures in Teaching Fundamentals of Composite Materials
WEN S. CHAN
Student Simulation Challenge: A Competition-based Composites Education Opportunity
KISHORE POCHIRAJU, ENDEL IARVE, BAZLE HAQUE and MARK PANKOW
Composite Catapult Arm Design: A Case Study of Composite Design, Manufacture, and Education
DAVID MOLLENHAUER, RYAN EMERSON, JOHN CAMPING and JAMES SANDS
Laminate Strain Allowables as Design Parameters in Teaching an Introductory Course on Composite Materials
RANI W. SULLIVAN and THOMAS E. LACY, JR.

DAMAGE MODELING III
Reducing the Notch Sensitivity of Quasi-isotropic layups Using Thin-ply Hybrid Laminates
MEISAM JALALVAND, GERGELY CZÉL and MICHAEL R. WISNOM
Composite Patch Repair of Cracked Aluminum Structures
XIAODONG CUI, PHILIP LIU, EUGENE FANG, JIM LUA and DANIEL C. HART
Simulation of Progressive Damage in Composites Using the Enhanced Embedded Element Technique
MATHEW W. JOOSTEN, ANDRIAN MOURITZ, AKBAR AFAGHI KHATIBI, STEVEN AGIUS, MATTHEW DINGLE, ASHLEIGH DENMEAD, MICHAEL SILCOCK, BARRY TRIPPIT and CHUN H. WANG

DOW STUDENT PAPERS
Characterization of Fracture Properties of Nanographene Reinforced EPON 862 Polymer and Their Carbon Fiber Composites
ABHISHEK KUMAR
Nanoscale Self Assembly of Triblock Copolymers in Epoxy Polymer Composites: A Comparison to Traditional Rubber Toughening
NICHOLAS T. KAMAR and LAWRENCE T. DRZAL
Smart Hybrid ZnO Nanowire/carbon Fiber Reinforced Polymer Composites with In-situ Structural Health Monitoring Capability
AYOUB YARI BOROUJENI, MICHAEL PHILEN and MARWAN AL-HAIK
Experimental and Computational Investigations of Hybrid Interfaces in Hybrid Composite Laminates
HIEU TRUONG, MARCIAS MARTINEZ, OZDEN OCHOA and DIMITRIS LAGOUDAS

DURABILITY AND DAMAGE TOLERANCE I
Improving Damage Tolerance with Energy Absorbing Mesh in Composite Laminates: An Experimental Study
RAVI GONDALIYA, DAE WON KIM and DAVID SYPECK
Damage Tolerance of Sandwich Foam Cores: Experimental Characterization and Numerical Modelling
LUIGI GIGLIOTTI and SILVESTRE T. PINHO
A Numerical Study on the Effect of Facesheet-Core Disbonds on the Buckling Load of Curved Honeycomb Sandwich Panels
EVAN J. PINEDA, DAVID E. MYERS, BRETT A. BEDNARCYK and THOMAS M. KRIVANEK
Degradation of Carbon Fiber Composite Materials Due to Electrical Current and Potential Impact on Synergistic Durability
MOHAMMAD FAISAL HAIDER, PRASUN K. MAJUMDAR and STEPHANIE ANGELONI

IMPACT & DYNAMIC RESPONSES III
Characterization of Delamination in Translaminar Reinforced Composites Due to Low Velocity Impact
VIPUL RANATUNGA, SHREYAS JOGLEKAR, MARK PANKOW and STEPHEN CLAY
Evaluation of Test Methods for Triaxially Braided Composites Using a Meso-scale Finite Element Model
CHAO ZHANG
Characterization of the Mechanical and Impact Response of a New-Generation 3D Fiberglass Fabric
ZOHREH ASAEE and FARID TAHERI
High-Velocity Impact Behavior of Stitched CFRP Laminates
AKINORI YOSHIMURA, SHO FUKUDA, YASUHITO MIKAMI, RYOHEI TSUJI, MASAHIRO NAKAYAMA, SHINJI OGIHARA, TOSHIO OGASAWARA and NAOYUKI WATANABE

MULTIFUNCTIONAL COMPOSITES III
Enhancement of Electrical Conductivity and Assessment of Thermal and Mechanical Properties of Graphene/Epoxy Nanocomposites
KAZI AL IMRAN and KUNIGAL N. SHIVAKUMAR
High Shear Strain Characterization of Plain Weave Fiber Reinforced Lamina
MICHAEL E. PETERSON, THOMAS W. MURPHEY and MAHMOUD REDA TAHA
Asymptotical Modelling of Thermopiezoelastic Laminates
YUFEI LONG and WENBIN YU

AUTOMOTIVE COMPOSITES II
Methodology for the Design and Optimization of Hybrid Structures in the Early Phase of Vehicle Development
MARCO OXENBAUER and KLEMENS ROTHER
Cyclic Corrosion of Composite-Based Lightweight Material Single Lap Joints
SAYED A. NASSAR and EMAD MAZHARI
Non-destructive Evaluation and Bonds Between Fiberglass Composites and Metals
SELINA ZHAO, KESTUTIS SONTA, DANIEL F. PEREY, K. ELLIOTT CRAMER and LIBBY BERGER
The Flexural Strength and Modulus of a Randomly Oriented Carbon Fiber PEEK Composite
MARTIN DUCOTE and ALFRED LOOS

DURABILITY AND DAMAGE TOLERANCE II
Micro-Scale Chemical, Morphological and Mechanical Characterization of Polymer-Matrix Textile Composites
DHRITI NEPAL, GYANESHWAR P. TANDON, TIMOTHY D. BREITZMAN, RICHARD B. HALL and DAVID MOLLENHAUER
High-Speed 3D Digital Image Correlation of Low-Velocity Impacts on Composite Plates
MARK D. FLORES, DAVID MOLLENHAUER, VIPUL RUNATUNGA, TIMOTHY BERBENISS, DANIEL RAPKING and MARK PANKOW
Repeated Tensile Loading of Thin-ply Pseudo-ductile Laminates
MICHAEL R. WISNOM, JONATHAN FULLER, PUTU SUWARTA and GERGELY CZÉL
Experimental and Theoretical Investigation of Discrete Damage and Residual Strength Prediction in Fatigue-Loaded CFRP Speciemns
KEVIN H. HOOS, ENDEL V. IARVE, MICHAEL BRAGINSKY, ERIC ZHOU and DAVID MOLLENHAUER

IMPACT & DYNAMIC RESPONSES IV
Low Velocity Impact Damage Analysis of Nylon-66 Nanofiber Interleaf Composite Laminate
HIBA AHMED and KUNIGAL SHIVAKUMAR
Low Velocity Impact Response of Bio-inspired Fiberglass Woven Composites
RAVI PRATAP SINGH TOMAR, MAHDI GHAZIZADEH, EARL H. MARTIN and AJIT D. KELKAR
Impact Performance of a Hybrid ZnO Nanorod/Carbon Nanotube/Carbon Fiber Reinforced Polymer Composite
AYOUB YARI BOROUJENI, AMIR ALIPOUR SKANDANI, ANAHITA EMAMI and MARWAN AL-HAIK
Low Velocity Impact Strength of CFRP Composites Incorporating Nanoclay
SHERIF H. ABOUBAKR, CHRISTINA SALAS and MAHMOUD M. REDA TAHA

MICROMECHANICS
The Role of Phase Shifts on Homogenized Modulus and Maximum Strength of Woven Laminated Composites
H. SAM HUANG
CZM-Based FVDAM Analysis of Damage Evolution in Cross-Ply Laminates
WENQIONG TU and MAREK-JERZY PINDERA
Challenge Problems for the Benchmarking of Micromechanics Analysis
ANDREW J. RITCHEY, JOHNATHAN GOODSELL, HAMSASEW M. SERTSE, WENBIN YU and R. BYRON PIPES
Effective Characteristics of Composites with Non-linearly Elastic Components
ANDREY BEYLE and ANDREW GREEN
A New Micromechanics Theory for Homogenization and Dehomogenization of Heterogeneous Materials
BO PENG and WENBIN YU

PROCESSING I
Rapid Consolidation and Curing of Advanced Composites with Electron Beam Irradiation
ROBERT RIZZOLO, DANIEL WALCZYK and JARON KUPPERS
An Integrated Modeling Approach for Composite Processing
LIANGKAI MA, SIDDHARTH RAM ATHREYA, RUJUL MEHTA, DEV BARPANDA and ASJAD SHAFI
Electrospun Carbon Nanofibers from Polyacrylonitrile Solution: Influence of Relative Humidity on Morphology and Mechanical Properties
MEHMET S. DEMIRTAS, BIPUL BARUA and MRINAL C. SAHA
Influence of Skin-core Effects on Residual Stress/Strain Distribution in Thick CFRTP Laminates
TAKUHEI TSUKADA, KENTAROU IWANAGA, SHU MINAKUCHI and NOBUO TAKEDA
A Model for Electromagnetic Induction of Composites
JEROME T. TZENG and KUO-TA HSIEH

ARMOR AND PROTECTION I
Force Attenuation of Aluminum Foam Core and Stainless Honeycomb Armored Sandwich Specimens Subject to Dynamic Loading
DANIEL WHISLER and HYONNY KIM
Mesoscale Simulations of Ballistic Impact: From Woven Fabrics to Unidirectional Composites
SIDNEY CHOCRON, ALEXANDER J. CARPENTER and JAMES D. WALKER

BONDED JOINT
Practical and Robust Bonded Joint Analysis Methodology: Application to Durable Redundant Joints
VINAY K. GOYAL, ERIC C. LUNDGREN, OSCAR ESQUIVEL, JACOB I. ROME and JOHN C. KLUG
Improving the Damage Tolerance of Durable Redundant Joints
ERIC C. LUNDGREN, VINAY K. GOYAL, DHRUV N. PATEL and CATHERINE N. PHAN
Failure Predictions of Out-of-Autoclave Sandwich Joints with Delaminations under Flexure Loads
NIKOLAS NORDENDALE, VINAY GOYAL, ERIC LUNDGREN, DHRUV PATEL, BABAK FARROKH, JUSTIN JONES, GRACE FISCHETTI and KENNETH SEGAL

DRZAL SYMPOSIUM I
Plasma Coating of Glass Fibers to Improve the Interfacial Shear Strength in GF/Polyester Composites
VLADIMIR CECH, ANTONIN KNOB, TOMAS LASOTA, JAROSLAV LUKES and LAWRENCE T. DRZAL
An Assessment of the SFFT in Hierarchical Composite Materials
LUIS A. HERNÁNDEZ-RAMÍREZ, ALEX VALADEZ-GONZÁLEZ and PEDRO J. HERRERA-FRANCO

IMPACT & DYNAMIC RESPONSES V
Determination of Key Mechanical Properties for Simulating Delamination Damage in Impacted Bonded Joints of Composites
R. S. CHOUDHRY, S. LI, R. DAY and SYED F. HASSAN
Study of Low Velocity Impact Damage in CFRP Laminates Using 3D Computed Tomography
BRANDON M. DEMERATH and OLESYA I. ZHUPANSKA

NANOCOMPOSITES III
Structural CNT Composites Part II: Assessment of CNT Yarns as Reinforcement for Composite Overwrapped Pressure Vessels
JAE-WOO KIM, GODFREY SAUTI, ROBERTO J. CANO, RUSSELL A. WINCHESKI, JAMES G. RATCLIFFE, MICHAEL CZABAJ and EMILIE J. SIOCHI
Structural CNT Composites Part I: Developing a Carbon Nanotube Filament Winder
GODFREY SAUTI, JAE-WOO KIM, RUSSELL A. WINCHESKI, ANDREW ANTCZAK, JAMIE C. CAMPERO, HOA H. LUONG, MICHELLE H. SHANAHAN, CHRISTOPHER J. STELTER and EMILIE J. SIOCHI
Effect of MWCNTs on Creep of Epoxy for CFRP Deployable Composites
AMY GARNER, ARAFAT I. KHAN and MAHMOUD REDA TAHA

PREDICTION & CHARACTERIZATION OF DAMAGE I
An Enriched Shell Element for Delamination Simulation in Composite Laminates
MARK MCELROY
Challenges in Experimental Validation of Composite Damage Progression Models
STEPHEN CLAY, VIPUL RANATUNGA, MICHAEL WILKINSON and PHILIP KNOTH
Composite Bonded and Bolted Joint Analysis Toolkit Based on Discrete Crack Network
NEETHI SIMON, EUGENE FANG, PHILLIP LIU and JIM LUA

TESTING AND CHARACTERIZATION I
Buckling Characteristics of Composite Sandwich Plates with Corrugated Core
RAJESH K. BOORLE and P. K. MALLICK
Evaluation of Adhesively Bonded Repair and Scarf-Type Infused Repair of Impact Damaged Fiber Reinforced Composites
ERMIAS G. KORICHO, ANTON KHOMENKO and MAHMOODUL HAQ
Nonlinear Analysis and Preliminary Testing Results of a Hybrid Wing Body Center Section Test Article
ADAM PRZEKOP, DAWN C. JEGLEY, MARSHALL ROUSE, ANDREW E. LOVEJOY and HSI-YUNG T. WU
ARMOR AND PROTECTION II
Extending Service Life and Detecting Degradation of Poly(p-phenylene-2,6-benzobisoxazole) (PBO) Fiber
JEFFREY L. ELLIS, JAY R. SAYRE, KELLY J. JENKINS, TIMOTHY B. HUTSON, RUSSELL E. ANTEL, BYRON TOLBERT, VINCENT MCGINNISS, STEVEN M. RISSER and RACHEL M. THURSTON
Ballistic Modeling of S-2 Glass/SC-15 Epoxy Composites Using Mesoscale Models
ALEXANDER J. CARPENTER, SIDNEY CHOCRON and CHARLES E. ANDERSON, JR.
Comparison Between Numerical and Experimental Results on Ballistic Strength of Multi-layer Fabric Body Armors
MARIO DIPPOLITO, YOUQI WANG, CHIAN-FONG YEN, JAMES Q. ZHENG and VIRGINIA HALLS
Modeling Transverse Impact on Multi-Layer UHMWPE Soft Ballistic Armor Pack (SBAP)
BAZLE Z. (GAMA) HAQUE, MOLLA A. ALI and JOHN W. GILLESPIE, JR.

DRZAL SYMPOSIUM II
Phenylethynyl-Terminated Polyimide (LaRC PETI-5), Exfoliated Graphite Nanoplatelets (xGnP), and Their Composites: An Overview
DONGHWAN CHO and LAWRENCE T. DRZAL
Polylactic Acid Based Blends and Biocomposites with Improved Performance
VIDHYA NAGARAJAN, KUNYU ZHANG, MANJUSRI MISRA and AMAR K. MOHANTY
Advanced Biorefinery Towards a New Innovation in Biocomposites Uses: How Sustainable this Journey is!
AMAR K. MOHANTY, SINGARAVELU VIVEKANANDHAN and MANJUSRI MISRA
Exfoliated Graphite Nanoplatelets (xGnP) Based Nanocomposites: Its Past, Present, and Future
HIROYUKI FUKUSHIMA and INHWAN DO

MULTI-MATERIAL JOINING
A Numerical Study on the Mechanical Behavior of Composite Suture Joint Structure
WENZHI WANG, LIJUN HE and WEI MAO
Development of Reversible Bonded Joints Using Nano-Ferromagnetic Particles
ERMIAS G. KORICHO, ANTON KHOMENKO, MAHMOODUL HAQ and MICHAEL DAY
Failure Analysis of Adhesively Bonded GFRP Single Lap Joints After Cyclic Environmental Loading
KAORI SAKAI and SAYED A. NASSAR
NAFEMS
End-to-End FE Based Homogenization of Woven Composites
MAXIME A. MELCHIOR, MARC DUFLOT, JEAN-SÉBASTIEN GERARD, SAMUEL MELCHIOR, PHILIPPE HEBERT, LAURENT ADAM and ROGER ASSAKER
Multi-Scale Modeling of Failure of Continuous Carbon Fiber Composites for Virtual Allowables
ANTHONY CHERUET, PHILIPPE HEBERT and LAURENT ADAM
The Effects of Extrudate Swell, Nozzle Shape, and the Nozzle Convergence Zone on Fiber Orientation in Fused Deposition Modeling Nozzle Flow
BLAKE HELLER, DOUGLAS E. SMITH and DAVID A. JACK
The Integration of Composite Constituent-Level Failure Models During Composite Size Optimization
JEFFREY A. WOLLSCHLAGER, ROBERT N. YANCEY, ROGER ASAKER, PIERRE-PAUL JEUNECHAMPS, GUILLAUME BOISOT, JEAN-SEBASTIEN GERARD, FRANK ABDI and MOHIT GARG

NANOCOMPOSITES IV
Prediction of Fracture Properties in Nanographene Reinforced Polymers Using Atomistic Simulations
SAMIT ROY and AVINASH REDDY AKEPATI
Modeling of Fracture Behavior in Polymer Composite Using Concurrent Multi-Scale Coupling Approach
SHIBO LI and SAMIT ROY
Nanowire Stiffening of Woven Composites Towards Enhancing Interlaminar Fracture Toughness
ALEJANDRA CASTELLANOS, MD SHARIFUL ISLAM, SERGIO QUEVEDO, MOHAMMED A. I. SHUVO, YIRONG LIN and PAVANA PRABHAKAR
Magnetically Recoverable Antibacterial Silver-Doped Magnetite/Zinc Oxide Core/Shell Composite Nanosheets for Photocatalytic Removal of Pollutants
KARUNAKARAN and P. VINAYAGAMOORTHY

PREDICTION & CHARACTERIZATION DAMAGE II
Certification of Discontinuous Composite Material Forms for Aircraft Structures: Stiffness and Strength Predictions
KAREN HARBAN and MARK TUTTLE
Limit State Design of Composite Structures Based on Characteristic States in Damage Evolution
YONGXIN HUANG and RAMESH TALREJA
Experimental Study of the Meso-Scale Heterogeneous Deformation Response of Polymer Composites
BEHRAD KOOHBOR, SURAJ RAVINDRAN and ADDIS KIDANE
Damage Analysis of Laminated Composites with SAMCEF: Validation on Industrial Applications
MICHAEL BRUYNEEL, JEAN-PIERRE DELSEMME, PHILIPPE JETTEUR, CÉDRIC LEQUESNE, BENOIT MAGNEVILLE, LOUIS SOPPELSA, SCOTT MCDOUGALL, TADASHI NAITO and YUTA URUSHIYAMA

TESTING AND CHARACTERIZATION II
Allocation of Samples Between Exploration and Replication for Open-Hole-Tension Test
YIMING ZHANG, RAPHAEL T. HAFTKA, NAM-HO KIM, JACO F. SCHUTTE and WARUNA P. SENEVIRATNE
Transverse Mechanical Properties of Unidirectional Hybrid Fiber Composites
CHARLES E. BAKIS and MAXIMILIAN J. RIPEPI
Using Full-Field Measurement Capability of Digital Image Correlation to Assess 3D Properties of Composites
GUILLAUME SEON, ANDREW MAKEEV, JULIA CLINE, BRIAN SHONKWILER and ERIAN ARMANIOS

ARMOR AND PROTECTION III
Carbon Fiber Textile Composite Solutions for High Speed Armor Piercing Ammunition
FRANÇOIS BOUSSU, PIERRE GARIN, JONATHAN PARIENTE and SÉBASTIEN LEMERCIER
Processing and Mechanical Properties Investigation of Epoxy-Impregnated Graphene Paper
LIGUANG CAI, ALHARITH MANASRAH, AHMED AL-OSTAZ, XIAOBING LI, LAWRENCE T. DRZAL, BRIAN ROOK, ALEXANDER H.-D. CHENG and HUNAIN ALKHATEB
Nano-Modified Hybrid Recycled Composite: An Alternative for Ballistic Shields
ALINE OLIVEIRA, VIVIANE MUNHOZ, ELVIS MONTEIRO and ANTONIO ÁVILA
Dynamic Compressive Response of Polymeric Foams Subjected to Direct Impact Loading
BEHRAD KOOHBOR, ADDIS KIDANE and WEI-YANG LU

DRZAL SYMPOSIUM III
Synthesis of Bipolar Plates for Fuel Cells Based on Exfoliated Graphene Nanoplatelets Filled Polymer Nanocomposites
XIAN JIANG and LAWRENCE T. DRZAL
Damping Behavior and Mechanical Property of Graphene Nanoplatelet Paper
XIAOBING LI, ALHARITH MANASRAH, AHMED AL-OSTAZ, HUNAIN ALKHATEB and ALEXANDER CHENG
The Effect of Processing on the Electrical Properties of Exfoliated Graphite Nanoplatelet/Polylactic Acid Nanocomposite Films
ERIN M. SULLIVAN, RICHARD FLOWERS, YUN JU OH, ROSARIO A. GERHARDT, BEN WANG and KYRIAKI KALAITZIDOU
Polymer Nanocomposite for Strain Resilient Solder
AJIT K. ROY, CHENGGANG CHEN, SABYASACHI GANGULI and JASON R. FOLEY

EFFECTS AND DEFECTS
Assessment of Composite Manufacturing Defects-—Current Approaches and Future Challenges
CAIHUA CAO, ALLEN J. FAWCETT, MARK C. IDEN and ADAM J. SAWICKI
Effect of Manufacturing on the Dielectric Properties of Composite Materials
JEFFREY BAKER, MOHAMMAD FAISAL HAIDER, RASSEL RAIHAN and KENNETH REIFSNIDER
Investigation of the Fiber Reinforced Laminates Stiffness Reduction Due to Internal Defects and Matrix Cracks
MOHAMMEDMAHDI SALAVATIAN and LLOYD V. SMITH
Stress and Failure Analysis of Trailing Edge Joints in Wind Turbine Blades Containing Manufacturing Defects
CHANG CHEN and RAMESH TALREJA

FOAM CORES AND SANDWICHES I
Tensile Properties of Cenosphere/HDPE Syntactic Foams Manufactured Using an Industrial Scale Injection Molding Technque
R. BHARATH KUMAR, MRITYUNJAY DODDAMANI and NIKHIL GUPTA
Stiffness and Strength Models for Rigid PVC Structural Foams
KING HIM LO, AKIRA MIYASE and SU SU WANG
Test Method Development, Deformation and Failure Strength of Rigid PVC Structural Foams
AKIRA MIYASE and SU SU WANG
Characterization and Simulation of Divinycell H80 Closed-Cell Foam
ALI A. SAEID and STEVEN L. DONALDSON

MULTISCALE MODELING I
Multi-Scale Characterization of an Adhesive Bondline with Fabrication Induced Defects
EUGENE FANG, JIM LUA, YONGJIE JESSICA ZHANG, YICONG LAI and WARUNA SENEVIRATNE
Remove Homogeneous Layer Assumption from Lamination Theories
BO PENG and WENBIN YU
Loss of Accuracy Using Smeared Properties in Composite Beam Modeling
NING LIU and WENBIN YU
Experimental and Theoretical Evaluation of Stiffness Properties of Fused Deposition Modeling Parts
T. OSBORN, E. ZHOU, R. GERZESKI, D. MOLLENHAUER, G. P. TANDON, T. J. WHITNEY and E. V. IARVE
ONR I
Whole Field 3D Internal Strain Distribution in a Composite Beam Under Three-Point Bent
FU-PEN CHIANG and LINGTAO MAO
Role of Microstructure and Sea Water Confinement on Damage Evolution of Vinyl Ester Based Carbon Fiber Marine Composites
AKAWUT SIRIRUK and DAYAKAR PENUMADU

STRUCTURAL RESPONSE
Equivalent Mechanical and Thermal Properties of Composite Materials in Lamina, Laminate and Structure Levels
KAMRAN TAVAKOLDAVANI, PETER L. LEBOULLUEC and WEN S. CHAN
Dynamic Behavior of Metacomposites
K. T. TAN
A Bridge Between Finite Element and Shear Lag Analyses for Fiber Pull Out
GEORGE AVERY and WILLIAM T. RIDDELL
A Novel Composite Tube Design with Bend-Twist Coupling
SEAN ROHDE, PETER IFJU and BHAVANI SANKAR

DRZAL SYMPOSIUM IV
Use of Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy to Monitor Delamination and Moisture Uptake in CFRP-Reinforced Concrete Structures
GUY D. DAVIS, MICHAEL J. RICH and LAWRENCE T. DRZAL
Functionalization of Graphene and Its Reinforced Nanocomposite
WANJUN LIU and LAWRENCE T. DRZAL
Barrier and Mechanical Property Enhancement of High Density Polyethylene Through the Addition of Graphene Nanoplatelets
KEITH HONAKER, LAWRENCE DRZAL and FREDERIC VAUTARD
Optimized Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Composites for High-Performance Applications: Toughening of Aromatic Epoxy Polymers via Aliphatic Epoxy Copolymers
MARKUS A. DOWNEY and LAWRENCE T. DRZAL
Tailorable Adhesives for Multi-material Joining, Facile Repair and Re-assembly
MAHMOODUL HAQ, ERMIAS G. KORICHO, ANTON KHOMENKO, RICHARD GERTH and LAWRENCE T. DRZAL

GENERAL TOPIC
Creep Behavior of Insulated Concrete Sandwich Panels
PAUL M. HOPKINS, THOMAS NORRIS, AN CHEN and MOSTAFA YOSSEF
Effective Width of Insulated Sandwich Panels with Flexible FRP Shear Connectors Considering Partial Degree of Composite Action
MOSTAFA YOSSEF and AN CHEN
A Study on Failure Behavior of Unidirectional Carbon Fiber Reinforced Thermosetting and Thermoplastic Composite
YAN MA, TOSHI SUGAHARA, YIYI ZHANG, YUQIU YANG and HIROYUKI HAMADA
Effect of Water on the Mechanical Properties of Fiber Reinforced Polymers
ASHLEY L. SHEPP, SCOTT K. PEDERSEN, KEVIN D. DAHM and WILLIAM T. RIDDELL

MOLECULAR MODELING I
Understanding the Damage of Polymer Matrix Composites by Integrating Chemical, Morphological and Mechanical Properties
DHRITI NEPAL, ALLISON ECKER, STEVE BARR, JAMES MOLLER, JACK CHALKER, BRITTANIE ROOTHS, EVAN MUNGALL, GARY KEDZIORA, RAJIV BERRY and TIM BREITZMAN
Mechanical Properties of Graphene Nanoplatelet/Carbon Fiber/Epoxy Hybrid Composites: Multiscale Modeling and Experiments
CAMERON M. HADDEN, DANIELLE R. KLIMEK-MCDONALD, EVAN J. PINEDA, JULIE A. KING, ALEX M. REICHANADTER, IBRAHIM MISKIOGLU, S. GOWTHAM and GREGORY M. ODEGARD
Fracture of Carbon Nanotube-—Amorphous Carbon Composites: Molecular Modeling
BENJAMIN D. JENSEN, KRISTOPHER E. WISE and GREGORY M. ODEGARD
Computational Design of Carbon Enriched Ceramics for Improved Strength and Toughness
SHEIKH FAHAD FERDOUS and ASHFAQ ADNAN
Viscoelastic Response of Microtubule-—Tau Proteins Assembly During Axonal Stretch: Combined Atomistic and Continuum Predictions
ASHFAQ ADNAN, SIDDIQ QIDWAI and AMIT BAGCHI

MULTISCALE MODELING II
WSFE-based User-Defined Elements in ABAQUS for Modeling 2D Laminated Composites with Complex Features
ASHKAN KHALILI, DULIP SAMARATUNGA, RATNESHWAR JHA, THOMAS E. LACY and S. GOPALAKRISHNAN
Computationally Efficient Solution of the High-Fidelity Generalized Method of Cells Micromechanics Relations
TRENTON M. RICKS, THOMAS E. LACY, JR., EVAN J. PINEDA, BRETT A. BEDNARCYK and STEVEN M. ARNOLD
Effect of Notch-Induced Strain Gradients on the Applicability of Multiscale Approaches for Woven Composites
GEETA MONPARA, DON H. ROBBINS, JR. and RAY S. FERTIG III
ONR II
Mechanical Performance of Fiber-reinforced Polymer Composites Under Concurrent Hygro-thermo-mechanical Loading
ROBERT PIRES, STEPHANIE ZHU, BENTOHOLDA DAVOODI, VALERIA LA SAPONARA and ANASTASIA MULIANA
Seawater Effects on Transverse Tensile Properties of a Carbon/Vinylester Composite
MARYANN FICHERA, KYLE TOTTEN and LEIF A. CARLSSON
Dynamic Response of Composite Plates Moving in Water
Y. W. KWON, S. C. MILLHOUSE, S. C. KNUTTON and S. ARCENEUX
The Effect of Single Fiber Elastic Modulus Distribution and Modulus Strain Dependency on Carbon Fiber Tow Behavior
MATTHEW KANT and DAYAKAR PENUMADU

PROCESSING II
Prediction of Capillary Pressure for Resin Flow within Fiber Unit Cells
MICHAEL YEAGER, WOOK RYOL HWANG and SURESH ADVANI
Permeability of Glass Fabric Reinforced Vinyl Ester Composite by VARIM Process
ETHAN PEDNEAU and SU SU WANG
Effects of Processing Conditions on Mechanical Properties of Quartz/BMI Laminates
KEITH R. HURDELBRINK II, JACOB P. ANDERSON, ZAHED SIDDIQUE and M. CENGIZ ALTAN
Ultrasonic Energy Assisted Synthesis of Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles
JOSHUA W. WEBSTER, BIPUL BARUA and MRINAL C. SAHA
Internal Strain Monitoring of Vacuum Bag Only Process Using Optical Fiber Sensors
KAZUNORI TAKAGAKI, SHINSAKU HISADA, SHU MINAKUCHI and NOBUO TAKEDA

BIOCOMPOSITES I
Modeling Arterial Walls as Composite Structures, and Their Interaction with Pulsatile Blood Flow
MARTINA BUKAC, SUNCICA CANIC and BORIS MUHA
Two-component Dissipative Particle Dynamics Model of Red Blood Cell Membranes
ZHANGLI PENG, XUEJIN LI, IGOR PIVKIN and GEORGE KARNIADAKIS
Thermal Properties of Mycology Materials
SONIA TRAVAGLINI, C. K. H. DHARAN and PHILIP G. ROSS
FOAM CORES AND SANDWICHES II
Tribological Response of Cenosphere/Epoxy Syntactic Foams
VYASARAJ MANAKARI, GURURAJ PARANDE, KEERTI BAFNA, MRITYUNJAY DODDAMANI and NIKHIL GUPTA
Influence of Exothermic and Endothermic Chemical Foaming Agents on the Physical and Mechanical Properties of the Polypropylene-Based Thermoplastic Structures
MOHAMMADREZA AZAD, MEHDI HOJJATI and HOSSEIN BORAZGHI
Fixed Stiffness Weight and Cost Tradeoff of Hybrid Sandwich Structures
ADEL I. SALEM and STEVEN L. DONALDSON

MOLECULAR MODELING II
Applying Reactive Molecular Dynamics to Predict and Compare the Mechanical Response of Di-, Tri-, and Tetra-functional Resin Epoxies
M. S. RADUE, B. D. JENSEN, S. GOWTHAM, G. M. ODEGARD, D. R. KLIMEK and J. A. KING
Computational Design and Mechanical Behavior of Carbon Nanotube Reinforced LDPE/Nylon 6 Hybrid Polymer Nanocomposites
ASHFAQ ADNAN, SHEIKH F. FERDOUS and MUJIBUR R. KHAN
A Computational Approach for Linking Molecular Dynamics to Finite Element Simulation of Polymer Chains in Polyethylene Fibers
SANJIB C. CHOWDHURY, JEFFREY STANISZEWSKI, EVAN M. MARTZ, RAJA H. GANESH, SUBRAMANI SOCKALINGAM, BAZLE Z. (GAMA) HAQUE, TRAVIS A. BOGETTI and JOHN W. GILLESPIE, JR.

NDT AND HEALTH MONITORING I
Quantitative NDE of Composite Structures at NASA
K. ELLIOTT CRAMER, CARA A. C. LECKEY, PATRICIA A. HOWELL, PATRICK H. JOHNSTON, ERIC R. BURKE, JOSEPH N. ZALAMEDA, WILLIAM P. WINFREE and JEFFERY P. SEEBO
Time Reversal Microwave Methods for Detecting Disbonds in Adhesively Bonded Metal-composite Structures
SAPTARSHI MUKHERJEE, MAHMOOD HAQ and LALITA UDPA
Guided Wave Structural Health Monitoring for Impact Damage Detection and Characterization
GERGES DIB, OLEKSII KARPENKO, ERMIAS KORICHO, MAHMOODUL HAQ, LALITA UDPA and SATISH UDPA

PREDICTION & CHARACTERIZATION OF DAMAGE III
Quantitative Description of Damage Evolution and Property Degradation of Fiber Reinforced Composite Materials
PRASUN K. MAJUMDAR, JALLISA CLIFFORD, MOHAMMAD FAISAL HAIDER and KENNETH REIFSNIDER
3D Progressive Damage Modeling for Laminated Composite Based on Crack Band Theory and Continuum Damage Mechanics
JOHN T. WANG, EVAN J. PINEDA, VIPUL RANATUNGA and STANLEY S. SMELTZER
On Nonlocal Mechanics Based Ultrasonic Methods for the Detection of Inception of Damage in Composites
SUBIR PATRA and SOURAV BANERJEE

TEXTILE COMPOSITES I
Experimental and Numerical Analysis of Triaxially Braided Composites Utilizing a Modified Subcell Modeling Approach
CHRISTOPHER CATER, XINRAN XIAO, ROBERT K. GOLDBERG and LEE W. KOLHMAN
Modeling of 3D Woven Composites with Realistic Geometry for Accurate Prediction of Kinking under Compressive Loads
SHREYAS JOGLEKAR and MARK PANKOW
Simulation of the Manufacturing Process of Braided Composite Tubes for Realistic Microstructure Representation
CHRISTIAN HEINRICH and ANTHONY M. WAAS

BIOCOMPOSITES II
Biochar and Its Size Effects on Polyamide 6/Biochar Composites
TIM HUBER, MANJUSRI MISRA and AMAR KUMAR MOHANTY
The Opportunities of Biofuel Coproducts in Value-Added Biocomposite Applications
NIMA ZARRINBAKHSH, AMAR K. MOHANTY and MANJUSRI MISRA
Evaluation of Mechanical and Interfacial Properties of Individual Lignin Carbon Fiber and Composites
NATHAN MEEK, DAYAKAR PENUMADU, DAVID HARPER, OMID HOSSEINAEI and TIMOTHY RIALS

FOAM CORES AND SANDWICHES III
Influence of Multiwalled Carbon Nanotube on Mixed Mode Fracture of Sandwich Composite
ALAK KUMAR PATRA and NILANJAN MITRA
Facesheet to Core Interface Characterization of Sandwich Structures
ALI A. SAEID and STEVEN L. DONALDSON

MOLECULAR MODELING III
Partially Reacted Substructures Method for Thermoset Epoxies Studied Using Molecular Dynamics Simulations
CHANGWOON JANG, MAJID SHARIFI, GIUSEPPE R. PALMESE and CAMERON F. ABRAMS
Effect of Cross-Linker Length of EPON 828 Resin Properties Using Molecular Dynamics Simulation
SANJIB C. CHOWDHURY, ROBERT M. ELDER, TIMOTHY W. SIRK, BAZLE Z. (GAMA) HAQUE, JAN W. ANDZELM and JOHN W. GILLESPIE, JR.
A Computational Molecular Dynamic Study on Epoxy-Based Network: Thermo-Mechanical Properties
OLANREWAJU ALUKO, S. GOTHAM, SORAYOT CHINKANJANAROT, MATTHEW RADUE and GREGORY M. ODEGARD
Computational Insights into High Strain Rate Self-stiffening Mechanism in Nacre
JIALIN LIU, XIAODONG LI and YUE QI

NDT AND HEALTH MONITORING II
Vibration Characteristics and Damage Detection of Composite Structures with Anisotropic Damage Using Unified Particle Swarm Optimization Technique
T. R. JEBIESHIA, D. K. MAITI and D. MAITY
Ultrasonic and X-ray Inspection of a High Performance Carbon Fiber Composite for Automotive Applications
CAMERON J. DASCH, GEORGE J. HARMON and MARTIN H. JONES
Non-Destructive X-ray Computed Microtomography Inspection of Composites Containing Manufacturing Defects
JEFFREY T. CHAMBERS and KONSTANTINE A. FETFATSIDIS

PREDICTION & CHARACTERIZATION OF DAMAGE IV
Quantitative Acoustics Approach for Damage Detection in Hard Armor Protective Inserts
SHANE ESOLA, IVAN BARTOLI, SUZANNE E. HORNER, JAMES Q. ZHENG and ANTONIOS KONTSOS
Three-Dimensional Analysis of Damage Propagation in Unidirectional Polymer Composites Using X-ray Computed Tomography and Digital Volume Correlation
SIRINA SAFRIET, TORIN QUICK, DAVID MOLLENHAUER and CHAD RYTHER
Tortuosity of Fracture Surfaces in Composite Microstructures
TIMOTHY D. BREITZMAN and ERIC ZHOU

TEXTILE COMPOSITES II
Mechanical Properties and Initial Fracture Behavior of Multilayer Laminated Intra-Hybrid Woven Fabric Composite
ZHILAN XU, DAIKI ICHIKAWA, YAN MA, YUQIU YANG and HIROYUKI HAMADA
Dynamic Yarn Pull-Out from In- and Out-of-Plane Directions
ZHERUI GUO, JIHYE HONG, JAMES ZHENG and WEINONG CHEN
Composite Belleville Springs
WATCHARAPONG PATANGTALO, MICHAEL W. HYER and SONTIPEE AIMMANEE
Progressive Damage and Failure Responses of Hybrid 3D Textile Composites Subjected to Dynamic Flexural Loading
DIANYUN ZHANG, ANTHONY M. WAAS and CHIAN-FONG YEN

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