Research Output

2019

Mitigating forming defects by local modification of dry preforms

Turk, M. A., Vermes, B., Thompson, A. J., Belnoue, J. P-H., Hallett, S. R. & Ivanov, D., 21 Sep 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 128, 12 p., 105643.

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Modelling the longitudinal failure of fibre-reinforced composites at micro- and meso-scale

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

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Near-Wake Observations behind Azimuthally Perforated Disks With Varying Hole Layout and Porosity in Smooth Airstreams at High Reynolds Numbers

Theunissen, R. & Worboys, R., May 2019, In : Journal of Fluids Engineering. 141, 5, 16 p., 051108.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
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Novel tow termination method for delimitation suppression in tapered composite laminates

Gordon, T. M. G., Xu, X., Kawashita, L. F. & Kim, B. C. E., 2019, SAMPE Europe.

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

Numerical analysis of resin-rich areas and their effects on failure initiation of composites

Ghayoor, H., Marsden, C. C., Hoa, S. V. & Melro, A. R., Feb 2019, In : Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 117, p. 125-133 9 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
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On the accuracy of localised 3D stress fields in tow-steered laminated composite structures

Patni, M., Minera Rebulla, S., Groh, R., Pirrera, A. & Weaver, P., 1 Oct 2019, In : Composite Structures. 225, 23 p., 111034.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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Parametric study of the effect of wrinkle features on the strength of a tapered wind turbine blade sub-structure

Bender, J. J., Hallett, S. R. & Lindgaard, E., 15 Jun 2019, In : Composite Structures. 218, p. 120-129 10 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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1 Citation (Scopus)
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Predicting trans-laminar fracture using VCCT and in-situ CT scans

Sun, X., Shin-ichi, T., Wisnom, M. R. & Xu, X., 20 Sep 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Abstract

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Predictive modelling of the automated fibre placement (AFP) processes: perspectives and challenges

Belnoue, J. P., Wang, Y., Kratz, J., Ivanov, D. & Hallett, S. R., 1 May 2019, Automated Composites Manufacturing (ACM4): Fourth International Symposium. Hoa, S. V. (ed.). Lancaster, PA ,USA: DEStech Publications Inc

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Predictive models and experiments for high-velocity and high-temperature impacts in Inconel-alloy panels

Xie, W., Yang, F., Ding, L. & Scarpa, F., 15 Nov 2019, In : Materials and Design. 182, 10 p., 108032.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
109 Downloads (Pure)

Preliminary validation of ATOM: an aero-servo-elastic design tool for next generation wind turbines

Scott, S., Macquart, T., Rodriguez, C., Greaves, P., Mckeever, P., Weaver, P. & Pirrera, A., 21 May 2019, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 1222, 12 p., 012012.

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Probabilistic Reliability Analysis of Carbon/Carbon Composite Nozzle Cones with Uncertain Parameters

Xie, W., Yang, Y., Meng, S., Peng, T., Yuan, J., Scarpa, F., Xu, C. & Jin, H., 15 May 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets. 10 p.

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Progressive Failure Analysis Using Global-Local Coupling Including Intralaminar Failure and Debonding

Hallett, S., Akterskaia, M., Jansen, E., Weaver, P. & Rolfes, R., 21 Apr 2019, In : AIAA Journal. 12 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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Progress on the Design of a Composite FishBAC Morphing Device for Spanwise Lift Control

Rivero, A. E., Weaver, P., Cooper, J. & Woods, B. K. S., 16 Aug 2019. 8 p.

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R-curve behaviour of the mixed-mode I/II delamination in carbon/epoxy laminates with unidirectional and multidirectional interfaces

Gong, Y., Zhang, B., Zhao, L., Zhang, J., Hu, N. & Zhang, C., 1 Sep 2019, In : Composite Structures. 223, 110949.

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9 Citations (Scopus)
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Sensitivity of beam cross-sectional coupling stiffness terms to modelling simplifications and variations

Maes, V., Macquart, T., Weaver, P. & Pirrera, A., 19 Jun 2019, (Unpublished).

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Abstract

Shear stiffness and energy absorption of auxetic open cell foams as sandwich cores

Cheng, H. C., Scarpa, F., Panzera, T., Farrow, I. & Peng, H., Jan 2019, In : physica status solidi (b). 256, 1, 9 p., 1800411.

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6 Citations (Scopus)
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Sisal-glass hybrid composites reinforced with silica microparticles

Ferreira, B. T., da Silva, L. J., Panzera, T. H., Santos, J. C., Freire, R. T. S. & Scarpa, F., 1 Apr 2019, In : Polymer Testing. 74, p. 57-62 6 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
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Stiffness, energy dissipation and hyperelasticity in hierarchical multilayer composite nanocoated open cell polyurethane foams

Cura, F., Sesana Dimeas, R., Zhang, X-C., Scarpa, F., Lu, W. J. & Peng, H-X., 13 Sep 2019, In : Advanced Engineering Materials. 12 p., 1900459.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Strain Reversal in Actuated Origami Structures

Grey, S., Scarpa, F. & Schenk, M., 10 Jul 2019, In : Physical Review Letters. 123, 2, 6 p., 025501.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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Stretchable Piezoelectric Sensing Systems for Self-Powered and Wireless Health Monitoring

Sun, R., Carreira, S. C., Chen, Y., Xiang, C., Xu, L., Zhang, B., Chen, M., Farrow, I., Scarpa, F. & Rossiter, J., 24 Feb 2019, In : Advanced Materials Technologies. 4, 5, 11 p., 1900100.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
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Structural Modelling of Compliance-Based Morphing Structures under Transverse Shear Loading

Rivero, A. E., Weaver, P. & Woods, B. K. S., 6 Jan 2019, AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum. San Diego, California: American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc. (AIAA), 17 p. AIAA 2019-0229. (AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum).

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The effect of voids on matrix cracking in composite laminates as revealed by combined computations at the micro- and meso-scales

Mehdikhani, M., Petrov, N. A., Straumit, I., Melro, A. R., Lomov, S. V. & Gorbatikh, L., Feb 2019, In : Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 117, p. 180-192 13 p.

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6 Citations (Scopus)
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The Effects Of Environmental Conditions On The Strength Of Double Lap Joints

Paul, A., Xu, X., Wisnom, M. R. & Shimizu, T., 16 Aug 2019.

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The high strain rate tension behaviour of pseudo-ductile high performance thin ply composites

Fotouhi, M., Fuller, J., Longana, M., Jalalvand, M. & Wisnom, M. R., 1 May 2019, In : Composite Structures. 215, p. 365-376 12 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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Thickness effect on Mode I trans-laminar fracture toughness of quasi-isotropic carbon/epoxy laminates

Xu, X., Paul, A. & Wisnom, M. R., 15 Feb 2019, In : Composite Structures. 210, p. 145-151 7 p.

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Three-dimensional stress analyses of complex laminated shells with a variable-kinematics continuum shell element

Hii, A. K. W., Minera, S., Groh, R. M. J., Pirrera, A. & Kawashita, L. F., 1 Dec 2019, In : Composite Structures. 229, 17 p., 111405.

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THROUGH-THICKNESS ENHANCEMENT OF A COMPOSITE LAMINATE WITH VARIABLE THICKNESS

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

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

Topology and mechanics of metal rubber via X-ray tomography

Ma, Y., Zhang, Q., Wang, Y., Hong, J. & Scarpa, F., 5 Nov 2019, In : Materials and Design. 181, 20 p., 108067.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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WrapToR composite truss structures: Improved process and structural efficiency

Hunt, C. J., Wisnom, M. R. & Woods, B. K. S., 15 Dec 2019, In : Composite Structures. 230, 9 p., 111467.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2018

3D printed hierarchical honeycombs with shape integrity under large compressive deformations

Chen, Y., Li, T., Jia, Z., Scarpa, F., Yao, C. W. & Wang, L., 5 Jan 2018, In : Materials and Design. 137, p. 226-234 9 p.

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58 Citations (Scopus)
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Acoustically Triggered Ultra-High Speed Camera System for Composite Failure Imaging

Rae, S., Hallett, S. & Minton, D., 2018. 2 p.

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Acoustic emission monitoring of thin ply hybrid composites under repeated quasi-static tensile loading

Fotouhi, M., Suwarta, P., Jalalvand, M., Czél, G. & Wisnom, M. R., 1 Jan 2018, In : FME Transactions. 46, 2, p. 238-244 7 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Acoustic emission monitoring of thin ply hybrid composites under repeated quasi-static tensile loading

Fotouhi, M., Suwarta, P., Jalalvand, M., Czel, G. & Wisnom, M., 1 Feb 2018, In : FME Transactions. 46, p. 238-244

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5 Citations (Scopus)
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Analysis of skin-stringer debonding in composite panels through a two-way global-local method

Akterskaia, M., Jansen, E., Hallett, S. R., Weaver, P. & Rolfes, R., 15 Oct 2018, In : Composite Structures. 202, p. 1280-1294 15 p.

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14 Citations (Scopus)
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An E-shape broadband piezoelectric energy harvester induced by magnets

Lu, Q., Scarpa, F., Liu, L., Leng, J. & Liu, Y., 3 May 2018, In : Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures. 29, 11, p. 2477-2491

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5 Citations (Scopus)
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An experimental and numerical study on fatigue damage development in laminates containing embedded wrinkle defects

Mukhopadhyay, S., Nixon-Pearson, O. J. & Hallett, S. R., 1 Feb 2018, In : International Journal of Fatigue. 107, p. 1-12 12 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
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An improved delamination fatigue cohesive interface model for complex three-dimensional multi-interface cases

Tao, C., Mukhopadhyay, S., Zhang, B., Kawashita, L., Qiu, J. & Hallett, S., 1 Apr 2018, In : Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 107, p. 633-646 14 p.

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6 Citations (Scopus)
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An iterative multiscale modelling approach for nonlinear analysis of 3D composites

Elsaied, B. S. F., Daghia, F., Ivanov, D. & Hallett, S., Feb 2018, In : International Journal of Solids and Structures. 132-133, p. 42-58 17 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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A novel composite multi-layer piezoelectric energy harvester

Lu, Q., Liu, L., Scarpa, F., Leng, J. & Liu, Y., Oct 2018, In : Composite Structures. 201, p. 121-130 10 p.

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16 Citations (Scopus)
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A numerical study on the influence of composite wrinkle defect geometry on compressive strength

Xie, N., Smith, R. A., Mukhopadhyay, S. & Hallett, S. R., 15 Feb 2018, In : Materials and Design. 140, p. 7-20 14 p.

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15 Citations (Scopus)
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Buckling analysis of variable angle tow composite plates with a through-the-width or an embedded rectangular delamination

Chen, X., Wu, Z., Nie, G. & Weaver, P., 12 Jan 2018, In : International Journal of Solids and Structures.

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12 Citations (Scopus)
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Cohesive element formulation for z-pin delamination bridging in fibre reinforced laminates

Mohamed, G., Allegri, G., Yasaee, M. & Hallett, S. R., Feb 2018, In : International Journal of Solids and Structures. 132-133, p. 232-244 13 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)
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Compact tension test behaviour of Pseudo-ductile thin-ply carbon/ glass hybrids

Fotouhi, M., Jalalvand, M., Xu, X. & Wisnom, M. R., 7 Sep 2018. 1 p.

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Comparison of low velocity impact modelling techniques for thermoplastic and thermoset polymer composites

Sun, X. C., Kawashita, L. F., Kaddour, A. S., Hiley, M. J. & Hallett, S. R., 1 Nov 2018, In : Composite Structures. 203, p. 659-671 13 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)
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Consolidation-driven defect generation in thick composite parts

Belnoue, J., Nixon-Pearson, O., Thompson, A., Ivanov, D., Potter, K. & Hallett, S., Jul 2018, In : Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering. 140, 7, 15 p., 071006.

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21 Citations (Scopus)
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COUPON SCALE MODELLING OF THE BRIDGING MECHANICS OF HIGH-RATE LOADED Z-PINS

Zhang, B., Melro, A. R., Partridge, I. K. & Hallett, S. R., 2018, ECCM18 Proceedings.

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Delamination migration in multidirectional composite laminates under mode I quasi-static and fatigue loading

Gong, Y., Zhang, B. & Hallett, S., 1 Apr 2018, In : Composite Structures. 189, p. 160-176 17 p.

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Design,manufacturing,and testing of an automated winding machine for WrapToR composite truss structures

Hunt, C., Woods, B. K. S. & Wisnom, M., 20 Jun 2018, ECCM 2018 - 18th European Conference on Composite Materials. Applied Mechanics Laboratory, (ECCM 2018 - 18th European Conference on Composite Materials).

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