Research Output

2015

Pseudo-ductility and damage suppression in thin ply CFRP angle-ply laminates

Fuller, J. D. & Wisnom, M. R., 1 Jan 2015, In : Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 69, p. 64-71 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

89 Citations (Scopus)

Remote inspection system for impact damage in large composite structure

Zhong, C. H., Croxford, A. J. & Wilcox, P. D., 8 Jan 2015, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences. 471, 2173, 16 p., 20140631.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

24 Citations (Scopus)

Robust aeroelastic design of composite plate wings

Scarth, C., Sartor, P. N., Cooper, J. E., Weaver, P. M. & Silva, G. H. C., 9 Jan 2015, 17th AIAA Non-Deterministic Approaches Conference. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc. (AIAA), 13 p. AIAA 2015-0918

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6 Citations (Scopus)
188 Downloads (Pure)

Robust Aeroelastic Optimisation of Composite Plate Wings Subject to Ply Orientation Uncertainty

Scarth, C., Sartor, P., Cooper, J., Weaver, P. & Silva, G. H. C., 24 Jul 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Paper

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Scaling of fracture response in Over-height Compact Tension tests

Xu, X., Wisnom, M. R., Mahadik, Y. & Hallett, S. R., 1 Feb 2015, In : Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 69, p. 40-48 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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12 Citations (Scopus)
275 Downloads (Pure)

Shape memory polymer S-shaped mandrel for composite air duct manufacturing

Du, H., Liu, L., Leng, J., Peng, H., Scarpa, F. & Liu, Y., 1 Dec 2015, In : Composite Structures. 133, p. 930-938 9 p., 6703.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

15 Citations (Scopus)

Static inconsistencies in certain axiomatic higher-order shear deformation theories for beams, plates and shells

Groh, R. M. J. & Weaver, P. M., 1 Feb 2015, In : Composite Structures. 120, February, p. 231-245 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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40 Citations (Scopus)
370 Downloads (Pure)

Structural design of a novel aeroelastically tailored wind turbine blade

Capuzzi, M., Pirrera, A. & Weaver, P. M., 2015, In : Thin-Walled Structures. 95, p. 7-15 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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19 Citations (Scopus)
211 Downloads (Pure)

Structural efficiency measures for sections under asymmetric bending

Buckney, N., Pirrera, A. & Weaver, P. M., 1 Jan 2015, In : Journal of Mechanical Design, ASME. 137, 1, 15 p., 011405.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

3 Citations (Scopus)

Temperature effects on mixed mode I/II delamination under quasi-static and fatigue loading of a carbon/epoxy composite

Charalambous, G., Allegri, G. & Hallett, S. R., 2 Jul 2015, In : Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 77, p. 75-86 12 p., 3937.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

33 Citations (Scopus)
11 Downloads (Pure)

Tensile failure of laminates containing an embedded wrinkle; numerical and experimental study

Mukhopadhyay, S., Jones, M. I. & Hallett, S. R., 3 Aug 2015, In : Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 77, p. 219-228 10 p., 3991.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

29 Citations (Scopus)
58 Downloads (Pure)

Tensile mechanical properties and surface chemical sensitivity of technical fibres from date palm fruit branches (Phoenix dactylifera L.)

Amroune, S., Bezazi, A., Belaadi, A., Zhu, C., Scarpa, F., Rahatekar, S. & Imad, A., 1 Jan 2015, In : Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 71, p. 98-106 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

31 Citations (Scopus)

The compaction behaviour of un-cured prepregs

Nixon-Pearson, O. J., Belnoue, J. P. H., Ivanov, D. S. & Hallett, S. R., 1 Jan 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Paper

5 Citations (Scopus)

The mechanics of shape memory alloy metal rubber

Ma, Y., Zhang, Q., Zhang, D., Scarpa, F., Liu, B. & Hong, J., 16 Jun 2015, In : Acta Materialia. 96, p. 89-100 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

41 Citations (Scopus)

Thermally driven morphing with hybrid laminates and metal matrix composites

Eckstein, E., Pirrera, A. & Weaver, P. M., 2015, 56th AIAA/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc. (AIAA)

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

36 Downloads (Pure)

Through-thickness sensing of single Z-pin reinforced composite laminates

Zhang, B., Allegri, G. & Hallett, S. R., 24 Jul 2015, Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Composite Materials (ICCM20). International Conference on Composite Materials, ICCM, 7 p. 1203-2

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117 Downloads (Pure)

Tuning the vibration of a rotor with shape memory alloy metal rubber supports

Ma, Y., Zhang, Q., Zhang, D., Scarpa, F., Liu, B. & Hong, J., 1 Sep 2015, In : Journal of Sound and Vibration. 351, p. 1-16 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

33 Citations (Scopus)

VISCOELASTIC DAMPING PERFORMANCE AND RHEOLOGICAL BEHAVIOUR OF CUP STACKED CARBON NANOTUBE MODIFIED EPOXY NANOCOMPOSITES WITH RE AGGLOMERATION NETWORK

Zhang, J., Scarpa, F., Mchale, R. & Peng, H-X., Jul 2015. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Paper

Zero Poisson's ratio cellular structure for two-dimensional morphing applications

Gong, X., Huang, J., Scarpa, F., Liu, Y. & Leng, J., 15 Dec 2015, In : Composite Structures. 134, p. 384-392 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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39 Citations (Scopus)
267 Downloads (Pure)
2014

Accurate modelling of anisotropic effects in austenitic stainless steel welds

Nowers, O. D., Duxbury, D. J. & Drinkwater, B. W., 1 Jan 2014, AIP Conference Proceedings. American Institute of Physics (AIP), Vol. 1581 33. p. 985-991 7 p.

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

A comparison between ultrasonic array beamforming and super resolution imaging algorithms for non-destructive evaluation

Fan, C., Caleap, M., Pan, M. & Drinkwater, B. W., 2014, In : Ultrasonics. 54, 7, p. 1842-1850 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

57 Citations (Scopus)

Active inflatable auxetic honeycomb structural concept for morphing wingtips

Sun, J., Gao, H., Scarpa, F., Lira, C., Liu, Y. & Leng, J., 1 Dec 2014, In : Smart Materials and Structures. 23, 12, 125023.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

14 Citations (Scopus)

Airfoil noise reduction using morphing trailing edge

Ai, Q., Azarpeyvand, M., Lachenal, X. & Weaver, P. M., 1 Jan 2014, 21st International Congress on Sound and Vibration 2014, ICSV 2014. International Institute of Acoustics and Vibrations, p. 1840-1847 8 p. (21st International Congress on Sound and Vibration 2014, ICSV 2014; vol. 2).

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

9 Citations (Scopus)

A Laminated composite structure and related method - Part 1

Yasaee, M., Lycett, A. & Backhouse, R., 29 Jan 2014, (Accepted/In press) Patent No. GB1322274.0

Research output: Patent

A Laminated composite structure and related method - Part 2

Yasaee, M. & Lycett, A., 29 Jan 2014, (Accepted/In press) Patent No. GB1322275.7

Research output: Patent

A morphing mechanical and electromagnetic antenna reflector concept based on curved corrugated structures

Painter, R., Remillat, C., Scarpa, F., Hilton, G. & Farrow, I., 1 Jan 2014, ICAST 2014 - 25th International Conference on Adaptive Structures and Technologies. International Conference on Adaptive Structures and Technologies

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

2 Citations (Scopus)

An experimental investigation into fatigue damage development in open and bolted hole specimens

Nixon-Pearson, O. J. & Hallett, S. R., 1 Jan 2014, 16th European Conference on Composite Materials, ECCM 2014. European Conference on Composite Materials, ECCM

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

An experimental investigation into size effects in quasi-isotropic carbon/epoxy laminates with sharp and blunt notches

Xu, X., Wisnom, M. R., Mahadik, Y. & Hallett, S. R., 21 Aug 2014, In : Composites Science and Technology. 100, p. 220-227 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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44 Citations (Scopus)
296 Downloads (Pure)

A novel adaptive blade concept for large-scale wind turbines. Part I: Aeroelastic behaviour

Capuzzi, M., Pirrera, A. & Weaver, P. M., 14 Aug 2014, In : Energy. 73, p. 15-24 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

21 Citations (Scopus)

A novel adaptive blade concept for large-scale wind turbines. Part II: Structural design and power performance

Capuzzi, M., Pirrera, A. & Weaver, P. M., 14 Aug 2014, In : Energy. 73, p. 25-32 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

18 Citations (Scopus)

A novel manufacturing method for aligned discontinuous fibre composites (High Performance-Discontinuous Fibre method)

Yu, H., Potter, K. D. & Wisnom, M. R., 1 Jan 2014, In : Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 65, p. 175-185 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

73 Citations (Scopus)

A novel model of delamination bridging via Z-pins in composite laminates

Allegri, G., Yasaee, M., Partridge, I. K. & Hallett, S. R., 1 Oct 2014, In : International Journal of Solids and Structures. 51, 19-20, p. 3314-3332 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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30 Citations (Scopus)
256 Downloads (Pure)

A novel smart rotor support with shape memory alloy metal rubber for high temperatures and variable amplitude vibrations

Ma, Y., Zhang, Q., Zhang, D., Scarpa, F., Liu, B. & Hong, J., 1 Dec 2014, In : Smart Materials and Structures. 23, 12, 125016.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

30 Citations (Scopus)

A probabilistic approach for the optimisation of ultrasonic array inspection techniques

Humeida, Y., Wilcox, P. D., Todd, M. D. & Drinkwater, B. W., 1 Jan 2014, In : NDT and E International. 68, p. 43-52 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

14 Citations (Scopus)

A Reinforcing pin for a laminated composite structure and related methods

Yasaee, M., 29 Jan 2014, (Accepted/In press) Patent No. GB1322276.5

Research output: Patent

Atomistic studies on tensile mechanics of bn nanotubes in the presence of defects

Sarma, J. V. N., Chowdhury, R., Jayaganthan, R. & Scarpa, F., 1 Jan 2014, In : International Journal of Nanoscience. 13, 1, 1450005.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

8 Citations (Scopus)

Auxetic and kirigami systems in multiphysics and EMC applications

Scarpa, F., 1 Jan 2014, EPE 2014 - Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference and Exposition on Electrical and Power Engineering. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 25-33 9 p. 6969862

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

Bio-inspired structural bistability employing elastomeric origami for morphing applications

Daynes, S., Trask, R. S. & Weaver, P. M., 1 Dec 2014, In : Smart Materials and Structures. 23, 12, 125011.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

27 Citations (Scopus)
24 Citations (Scopus)

Bistable hybrid symmetric laminates

Li, H., Dai, F., Weaver, P. M. & Du, S., 1 Jan 2014, In : Composite Structures. 116, 1, p. 782-792 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

29 Citations (Scopus)

Buckling analysis of stiffened variable angle tow panels

Coburn, B. H., Wu, Z. & Weaver, P. M., 1 Jan 2014, In : Composite Structures. 111, 1, p. 259-270 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

51 Citations (Scopus)

Buckling analysis of variable angle tow, variable thickness panels with transverse shear effects

Groh, R. M. J. & Weaver, P. M., 1 Jan 2014, In : Composite Structures. 107, p. 482-493 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

45 Citations (Scopus)

Compaction behaviour of dense sheared woven preforms: Experimental observations and analytical predictions

Ivanov, D. S. & Lomov, S. V., Sep 2014, In : Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 64, p. 167-176 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

18 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison between beamforming and super resolution imaging algorithms for non-destructive evaluation

Fan, C. & Drinkwater, B. W., 1 Jan 2014, AIP Conference Proceedings. American Institute of Physics (AIP), Vol. 1581 33. p. 171-178 8 p.

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

Concept for a deployable wing

Lachenal, X., Weaver, P. M. & Pirrera, A., 1 Jan 2014, ASME 2014 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, SMASIS 2014. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Vol. 2.

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

Curved Kirigami SILICOMB cellular structures with zero Poisson's ratio for large deformations and morphing

Chen, Y., Scarpa, F., Remillat, C., Farrow, I., Liu, Y. & Leng, J., Apr 2014, In : Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures. 25, 6, p. 731-743 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

31 Citations (Scopus)

Delamination measurement for composite structures - Method 1

Zhang, B. & Allegri, G., Oct 2014, (Accepted/In press) Patent No. EP15184461.0, US 14/848,996

Research output: Patent

Delamination resistance of through thickness reinforced composites

Yasaee, M., Mohamed, G., Allegri, G. & Hallett, S. R., 1 Jan 2014, 16th European Conference on Composite Materials, ECCM 2014. European Conference on Composite Materials, ECCM

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

2 Citations (Scopus)

Design, characterization and stability test of a multistable composite compliant actuator for exoskeletons

Cappello, L., Lachenal, X., Pirrera, A., Mattioni, F., Weaver, P. M. & Masia, L., 1 Jan 2014, Proceedings of the IEEE RAS and EMBS International Conference on Biomedical Robotics and Biomechatronics. IEEE Computer Society, p. 1051-1056 6 p. 6913919

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

8 Citations (Scopus)

Detection of nonlinear behaviour of composite components before and after endurance trials

Di Maio, D., delli Carri, A., Magi, F. & Sever, I. A., 2014, Conference Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Mechanics Series. Springer, New York, NY, Vol. 2. p. 83-95 13 p.

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

2 Citations (Scopus)