Research Output

2020

Thin ply carbon/glass hybrid laminates to activate new damage mechanisms under indentation

Fotouhi, M., Jalalvand, M., Prato, A. & Wisnom, M. R., 1 Jan 2020, ECCM 2018 - 18th European Conference on Composite Materials. Applied Mechanics Laboratory, (ECCM 2018 - 18th European Conference on Composite Materials).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Tunable, multi-modal, and multi-directional vibration energy harvester based on three-dimensional architected metastructures

Sun, R., Li, Q., Yao, J., Scarpa, F. & Rossiter, J., 15 Apr 2020, In : Applied Energy. 264, 11 p., 114615.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2019

3D static analysis of patched composite laminates using a multidomain differential quadrature method

Ojo, S. O. & Weaver, P. M., 1 Dec 2019, In : Composite Structures. 229, 24 p., 111389.

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Accurate and efficient wind blade modelling using non-linear, high-order beam elements

Scott, S., Macquart, T., Greaves, P., Weaver, P. & Pirrera, A., 20 Jun 2019. 1 p.

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A directed continuum damage mechanics method for modelling composite matrix cracks

Mukhopadhyay, S. & Hallett, S., 26 May 2019, In : Composites Science and Technology. 176, p. 1-8 8 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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A modified cohesive zone model for fatigue delamination in adhesive joints: Numerical and experimental investigations

Al-Azzawi, A. S. M., Kawashita, L. F. & Featherston, C. A., 1 Oct 2019, In : Composite Structures. 225, 18 p., 111114.

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AN ENERGY-EQUIVALENT COHESIVE LAW FOR MODELLING Z-PINNED COMPOSITE LAMINATES

Melro, A. R., Serra, J., Allegri, G. & Hallett, S. R., 2019, ICCM22 Proceedings.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

A numerical study of variability in the manufacturing process of thick composite parts

Matveev, M. Y., Belnoue, J. P. H., Nixon-Pearson, O. J., Ivanov, D. S., Long, A. C., Hallett, S. R. & Jones, I. A., 15 Jan 2019, In : Composite Structures. 208, p. 23-32 10 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
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Artificial cell membrane binding thrombin constructs drive in situ fibrin hydrogel formation

Deller, R. C., Richardson, T., Richardson, R., Bevan, L., Zampetakis, I., Scarpa, F. & Perriman, A. W., 23 Apr 2019, In : Nature Communications. 10, 10 p., 1887.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
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A simple and robust approach for visual overload indication - UD thin-ply hybrid composite sensors

Rev, T., Jalalvand, M., Fuller, J. D., Wisnom, M. & Czel, G., 1 Jun 2019, In : Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 121, p. 376-385 10 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
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A SMEARED COHESIVE LAW FOR MODELLING Z-PINNED COMPOSITE LAMINATES’ DELAMINATION

Melro, A. R., Serra, J., Allegri, G. & Hallett, S. R., 2019, 7th ECCOMAS Thematic Conference on the Mechanical Response of Composites Proceedings.

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A strain-displacement variational formulation for laminated composite beams based on the modified couple stress theory

Trinh, L., Groh, R., Zucco, G. & Weaver, P. M., 1 Oct 2019. 1 p.

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Auxetics and Other Systems of Anomalous Characteristics

Wojciechowski, K. W., Scarpa, F., Grima, J. N. & Alderson, A., Jan 2019, In : physica status solidi (b). 256, 1, 4 p., 1800736.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial (Academic Journal)

2 Citations (Scopus)

Bending shape recovery of unidirectional carbon fiber reinforced epoxy-based shape memory polymer composites

Li, F., Scarpa, F., Lan, X., Liu, L., Liu, Y. & Leng, J., Jan 2019, In : Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 116, p. 169-179 11 p.

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17 Citations (Scopus)
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Comparing the effect of geometry and stiffness on the effective load paths in non-symmetric laminates

Minera Rebulla, S., Patni, M., Weaver, P., Pirrera, A. & O'Donnell, M., 7 Jan 2019, AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc. (AIAA), 13 p. AIAA 2019-1766. (AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum).

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Comparison of weak and strong formulations for 3D stress predictions of composite beam structures

Ojo, S. O., Patni, M. & Weaver, P. M., 1 Dec 2019, In : International Journal of Solids and Structures. 178-179, p. 145-166 22 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Coupon scale Z-pinned IM7/8552 delamination tests under dynamic loading

Cui, H., Mahadik, Y., Hallett, S. R., Partridge, I. K., Allegri, G., Ponnusamic, S. A. & Petrinic, N., 1 Oct 2019, In : Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 125, 12 p., 105565.

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Design, Manufacture and Test of an In-Situ Consolidated Thermoplastic Variable-Stiffness Wingbox

Weaver, P., 2 Jan 2019, In : AIAA Journal. 57, 4

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Dome-Shape Auxetic Cellular Metamaterials: Manufacturing, Modeling, and Testing

Easey, N., Chuprynyuk, D., Syazwan Wan Musa, W. M., Bangs, A., Dobah, Y., Shterenlikht, A. & Scarpa, F., 24 Apr 2019, In : Frontiers in Materials. 6, 13 p., 86.

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6 Citations (Scopus)
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Dynamic inter-fibre failure of unidirectional composite laminates with through-thickness reinforcement

Cui, H., Yasaee, M. & Melro, A. R., 26 May 2019, In : Composites Science and Technology. 176, p. 64-71 8 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
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Effective use of metallic Z-pins for composites’ through-thickness reinforcement

M'membe, B., Yasaee, M., Hallett, S. R. & Partridge, I. K., 3 May 2019, In : Composites Science and Technology. 175, p. 77-84 8 p.

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Efficient 3D Stress Capture of Variable-Stiffness and Sandwich Beam Structures

Patni, M., Minera Rebulla, S., Groh, R., Pirrera, A. & Weaver, P., 6 Jan 2019, AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum, 7-11 January 2019, San Diego, California: Session: Composite Interlaminar Enhancement Methods and Modeling II. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc. (AIAA), 22 p.

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Efficient 3D Stress Capture of Variable-Stiffness and Sandwich Beam Structures

Patni, M., Minera Rebulla, S. A., Groh, R., Pirrera, A. & Weaver, P. M., 9 Sep 2019, In : AIAA Journal. 57, 9, p. 4042-4056 15 p.

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Engineering Graphene Wrinkles for Large Enhancement of Interlaminar Friction Enabled Damping Capability

Lu, W., Qin, F., Wang, Y., Wang, H., Scarpa, F., Li, J., Sesana, R., Cura, F. & Peng, H., 21 Aug 2019, In : ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 11, 33, p. 30278-30289 12 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Experimental investigation of high velocity oblique impact and residual tensile strength of carbon/epoxy laminates

Kristnama, A., Xu, X., Nowell, D., Wisnom, M. & Hallett, S., 29 Sep 2019, In : Composites Science and Technology. 182, 9 p., 107772.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental study of Z-pin fatigue: understanding of mode I and II coupon behaviour

Warzok, F., Allegri, G., Gude, M. & Hallett, S. R., 1 Dec 2019, In : Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 127, 15 p., 105615.

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Extraction and characterization of vascular bundle and fiber strand from date palm rachis as potential bio-reinforcement in composite

Boumediri, H., Bezazi, A., Del Pino, G. G., Haddad, A., Scarpa, F. & Dufresne, A., 15 Oct 2019, In : Carbohydrate Polymers. 222, 12 p., 114997.

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6 Citations (Scopus)
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Fatigue behaviour of pseudo-ductile unidirectional thin-ply carbon/epoxy-glass/epoxy hybrid composites

Suwarta, P., Fotouhi, M., Czél, G., Longana, M. & Wisnom, M. R., 15 Sep 2019, In : Composite Structures. 224, 12 p., 110996.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
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Field testing of morphing flaps on a wind turbine blade using an outdoor rotating rig

Ai, Q., Weaver, P. M., Barlas, T. K., Olsen, A. S., Madsen, H. A. & Andersen, T. L., 1 Apr 2019, In : Renewable Energy. 133, p. 53-65 13 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Flatwise compression of novel carbon nanotubes reinforced flax composite cores

Palumbo, R., Scarpa, F., Ivanov, D., Morabito, F., Droz, C., Bareille, O. & Ichchou, M., 2019, (In preparation) In : Frontiers in Materials.

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Geometrically nonlinear finite element model for predicting failure in composite structures

Patni, M., Minera Rebulla, S., Bisagni, C., Weaver, P. & Pirrera, A., 1 Oct 2019, In : Composite Structures. 225, 12 p., 111068.

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Harnessing multi-layered soil to design seismic metamaterials with ultralow frequency band gaps

Chen, Y., Feng, Q., Scarpa, F., Zuo, L. & Zhuang, X., 5 Aug 2019, In : Materials and Design. 175, 8 p., 107813.

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High-voltage photonic switching of dielectric elastomers with amorphous silicon thin-films

Gillespie, C., Marzo, A., Scarpa, F., Rossiter, J. & Conn, A., 4 Apr 2019, Electroactive Polymer Actuators and Devices (EAPAD) 2019. Washington, USA: Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE), Vol. 10966. 109661Z. (Electroactive Polymer Actuators and Devices (EAPAD); vol. 10594).

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Humidity responsive actuation of bioinspired hygromorph biocomposites (HBC) for adaptive structures

Le Duigou, A., Keryvin, V., Beaugrand, J., Pernes, M., Scarpa, F. & Castro, M., Jan 2019, In : Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 116, p. 36-45 10 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
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Hybrid composites of aligned discontinuous carbon fibers and self-reinforced polypropylene under tensile loading

Tang, J., Swolfs, Y., Longana, M., Yu, H., Wisnom, M., Lomov, S. V. & Gorbatikh, L., 1 Aug 2019, In : Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 123, p. 97-107 11 p.

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Impact of hybrid composites based on rubber tyres particles and sugarcane bagasse fibres

Moni Ribeiro Filho, S. L., Oliveira, P. R., Panzera, T. H. & Scarpa, F., 15 Feb 2019, In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 159, p. 157-164 8 p.

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6 Citations (Scopus)
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In-Plane Mechanical Behavior of a New Star-Re-Entrant Hierarchical Metamaterial

Zhang, W., Zhao, S., Sun, R., Scarpa, F. & Wang, J., 3 Jul 2019, In : Polymers. 11, 7, 14 p., 1132 (2019).

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Interlaminar Toughening of Epoxy Carbon Fiber Reinforced Laminates: Soluble Versus Non-Soluble Veils

Ognibene, G., Latteri, A., Mannino, S., Saitta, L., Recca, G., Scarpa, F. & Cicala, G., 11 Jun 2019, In : Polymers. 11, 6, 14 p., 1029.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
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Investigation of the effect of wrinkle features on wind turbine blade sub-structure strength

Bender, J. J., Hallett, S. R. & Lindgaard, E., 15 Jun 2019, In : Composite Structures. 218, p. 39-49 11 p.

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Investigations on sustainable honeycomb sandwich panels containing eucalyptus sawdust, Piassava and cement particles

Dutra, J. R., Moni Ribeiro Filho, S. L., Christoforo, A. L., Panzera, T. H. & Scarpa, F., 1 Oct 2019, In : Thin-Walled Structures. 143, 11 p., 106191.

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Layered composite entangled wire materials blocks as pre-tensioned vertebral rocking columns

Kashani, M. M., Ahmadi, E., Gonzalez-Buelga, A., Zhang, D. & Scarpa, F., 15 Apr 2019, In : Composite Structures. 214, p. 153-163 11 p.

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Liquid Processable, Thermally Stable, Hydrophobic Phenolic Triazine Resins for Advanced Composite Applications

Tsiamis, A., Iredale, R., Backhouse, R., Hallett, S. & Hamerton, I., Jun 2019, In : ACS Applied Polymer Materials. 1, 6, p. 1458-1465 8 p.

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Magnetorheological elastomers with particle chain orientation: Modelling and experiments

Yao, J., Yang, W., Gao, Y., Scarpa, F. & Li, Y., 2 Aug 2019, In : Smart Materials and Structures. 28, 9

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Matrix-graded and fibre-steered composites to tackle stress concentrations

Stanier, D., Radhakrishnan, A., Gent, I., Roy, S. S., Hamerton, I., Potluri, P., Scarpa, F., Shaffer, M. & Ivanov, D., Jan 2019, In : Composite Structures. 207, p. 72-80 9 p.

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Micromechanical modelling of interlaminar damage propagation and migration

Varandas, L. F., Catalanotti, G., Arteiro, A., Melro, A. R. & Falzon, B. G., 2019, (Submitted) Continuum Mechanics Modelling of Fibre-Reinforced Polymer Composites at Micro-, Meso- and Macro-scales.

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MICRO-SCALE ANALYSIS OF PROGRESSIVE DAMAGE IN CERAMIC MATRIX COMPOSITES

Manno, R., Allegri, G., Melro, A. R., Hallett, S. R. & Reis, F., 2019, ICCM22 Proceedings.

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Micro-scale Representative Volume Element - Generation and Statistical Characterisation

Melro, A. R. & Manno, R., 2019, (Submitted) Continuum Mechanics Modelling of Fibre-Reinforced Polymer Composites at Micro-, Meso- and Macro-scales.

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