Research Output

2018

Vibroacoustics of 2D gradient auxetic hexagonal honeycomb sandwich panels

Mazloomi, M. S., Ranjbar, M., Boldrin, L., Scarpa, F., Patsias, S. & Ozada, N., 1 Mar 2018, In : Composite Structures. 187, p. 593-603 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

14 Citations (Scopus)
2017

3D stress analysis for complex cross-section beams using unified formulation based on Serendipity Lagrange polynomial expansion

Patni, M., Minera Rebulla, S., Weaver, P. & Pirrera, A., 7 Jul 2017.

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A Computationally Efficient Model for Three-dimensional Stress Analysis of Stiffened Curved Panels

Patni, M., Minera Rebulla, S., Weaver, P. & Pirrera, A., 29 Dec 2017. 11 p.

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Adaptive air inlet for fluid flow control

Arena, G., Groh, R., Brinkmeyer, A., Theunissen, R., Weaver, P. & Pirrera, A., 20 Aug 2017. 10 p.

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Adaptive compliant structures for flow regulation

Arena, G., Groh, R. M. J., Brinkmeyer, A., Theunissen, R., Weaver, P. M. & Pirrera, A., 1 Aug 2017, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences. 473, 2204, 14 p., 20170334.

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26 Citations (Scopus)
297 Downloads (Pure)

Advanced automated tape laying with fibre steering capability using continuous tow shearing mechanism

Zympeloudis, E., Potter, K., Weaver, P. & Kim, B. C., 2017, 21st International Conference on Composites Materials.

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

Aeroelastic Tailoring of a Representative Wing-Box Using Tow-Steered Composites

Stodieck, O., Cooper, J., Weaver, P. & Kealy, P., Apr 2017, In : AIAA Journal. 55, 4, p. 1425-1439 15 p.

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33 Citations (Scopus)
386 Downloads (Pure)

Aeroelastic tailoring using crenellated skins: modelling and experiment

Francois, G., Cooper, J. & Weaver, P., Feb 2017, In : Advances in Aircraft and Spacecraft Science. 4, 2, p. 93-124 31 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
339 Downloads (Pure)

Aeroelastic Tailoring using the Spars and Stringers Planform Geometry

Francois, G., Cooper, J. E. & Weaver, P. M., 9 Jan 2017, Proceedings of the 58th AIAA/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference, AIAA SciTech Forum. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc. (AIAA), 45 p. AIAA 2017-1360

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A Finite Beam Element Framework for Variable Stiffness Structures

Macquart, T., Pirrera, A. & Weaver, P., 12 Jan 2017, 25th AIAA/AHS Adaptive Structures Conference. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc. (AIAA), 16 p.

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

A Kirigami shape memory polymer honeycomb concept for deployment

Neville, R. M., Chen, J., Guo, X., Zhang, F., Wang, W., Dobah, Y. A. A., Scarpa, F., Leng, J. & Peng, H-X., May 2017, In : Smart Materials and Structures. 26, 5, 10 p., 05LT03.

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16 Citations (Scopus)
367 Downloads (Pure)

A Multifunctional Tape Spring Boom with Embedded Gas Lines and Flexible Printed Circuit Boards

Brinkmeyer, A., Reveles, J., Gurusamy, V., Pirrera, A., Weaver, P. & Lawton, M., 2017, 4th AIAA Spacecraft Structures Conference. Grapevine, Texas..

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

2 Citations (Scopus)

A multi-stable spanwise twist morphing trailing edge

Ai, Q. & Weaver, P. M., 9 Jan 2017, 25th AIAA/AHS Adaptive Structures Conference, 2017. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc. (AIAA), 13 p. AIAA 2017-0055

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Analysis and Design for the Moderately Deep Postbuckling Behavior of Composite Plates

Wu, Z., Raju, G. & Weaver, P., Jan 2017, In : Journal of Aircraft. 54, 1, p. 327-335 9 p., C033875.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
249 Downloads (Pure)

A new optimisation framework for investigating wind turbine blade designs

Macquart, T., Maes, V., Langston, D., Pirrera, A. & Weaver, P., 6 Dec 2017, WCSMO 2017: Advances in Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 2044-2060 17 p.

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A new wind turbine blade optimisation framework

Macquart, T., Weaver, P., Pirrera, A. & Langston, D., 26 May 2017. 1 p.

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An experimental investigation of the consolidation behaviour of uncured prepregs under processing conditions

Nixon-Pearson, O., Belnoue, J., Ivanov, D., Potter, K. & Hallett, S., Jun 2017, In : Journal of Composite Materials. 51, 13, p. 1911-1924 14 p.

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13 Citations (Scopus)
459 Downloads (Pure)

An integrated numerical model for investigating guided waves in impact-damaged composite laminates

Zhang, B., Sun, R., Eaton, M., Marks, R., Clarke, A., Featherston, C., Kawashita, L. & Hallett, S., 15 Sep 2017, In : Composite Structures. 176, p. 945–960 16 p.

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12 Citations (Scopus)
201 Downloads (Pure)

AUXHEX – a Kirigami inspired zero Poisson's ratio cellular structure

Broccolo, S. D., Laurenzi, S. & Scarpa, F., 15 Sep 2017, In : Composite Structures. 176, p. 433–441 9 p.

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19 Citations (Scopus)
329 Downloads (Pure)

Barely visible impact damage in scaled composite laminates: Experiments and numerical simulations

Sun, R. & Hallett, S., Nov 2017, In : International Journal of Impact Engineering. 109, p. 178-195 18 p.

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42 Citations (Scopus)
267 Downloads (Pure)

Bridging mechanisms of through-thickness reinforcement in dynamic mode I&II delamination

Cui, H., Yasaee, M., Kalwak, G., Pellegrino, A., Partridge, I. K., Hallett, S. R., Allegri, G. & Petrinic, N., Aug 2017, In : Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 99, p. 198-207 10 p.

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16 Citations (Scopus)
174 Downloads (Pure)

Broadband and multiband vibration mitigation in lattice metamaterials with sinusoidally-shaped ligaments

Chen, Y., Qian, F., Zuo, L., Scarpa, F. & Wang, L., 1 Nov 2017, In : Extreme Mechanics Letters. 17, p. 24-32 9 p.

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21 Citations (Scopus)
391 Downloads (Pure)

Buckling and postbuckling behaviour of Glare laminates containing splices and doublers. Part 1: Instrumented Tests

Al-Azzawi, A. S. M., McCrory, J., Kawashita, L. F., Featherston, C. A., Pullin, R. & Holford, K. M., 15 Sep 2017, In : Composite Structures. 176, p. 1158-1169 12 p.

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6 Citations (Scopus)
221 Downloads (Pure)

Buckling and postbuckling behaviour of Glare laminates containing splices and doublers. Part 2: Numerical modelling

Al-Azzawi, A. S. M., Kawashita, L. F. & Featherston, C. A., 15 Sep 2017, In : Composite Structures. 176, p. 1170-1187 18 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
199 Downloads (Pure)

Characterization of a novel natural cellulosic fiber from Juncus effusus L.

Maache, M., Bezazi, A., Amroune, S., Scarpa, F. & Dufresne, A., 1 Sep 2017, In : Carbohydrate Polymers. 171, p. 163-172 10 p.

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67 Citations (Scopus)
543 Downloads (Pure)

Composites Toughen Up! Chapter · DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-46120-5_17

Partridge, I., Nov 2017, The Structural Integrity of Carbon Fiber Composites . Beaumont, P. & Soutis, C. (eds.). p. pp.471-487

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

Continuum mechanics of beam-like structures using onedimensional finite elements based on Serendipity Lagrange cross-sectional discretisations

Minera Rebulla, S., Patni, M., Weaver, P. & Pirrera, A., 25 May 2017, MECHCOMP3 – 3rd International Conference of Mechanics of Composite. Società Editrice Esculapio, p. 5 1 p. 66. (Structural and Computational Mechanics Book Series).

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Dynamic bridging response of through-thickness reinforcement in composite laminates

Cui, H., Melro, A. R., Mahadik, Y., Yasaee, M., Allegri, G., Partridge, I. K., Hallett, S. R. & Petrinic, N., 2017, ICCM International Conferences on Composite Materials 2017-August.

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Effect of fibre orientation on the low velocity impact response of thin Dyneema® composite laminates

Hazzard, M. K., Hallett, S., Curtis, P. T., Iannucci, L. & Trask, R. S., 1 Feb 2017, In : International Journal of Impact Engineering. 100, p. 35-45 11 p.

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34 Citations (Scopus)
318 Downloads (Pure)

Effect of tufting density and loop length on the crushing behaviour of tufted sandwich specimens

Hartley, J., Kratz, J., Ward, C. & Partridge, I., 1 Mar 2017, In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 112, p. 49-56 8 p.

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12 Citations (Scopus)
251 Downloads (Pure)

Effects of aeroelastic tailoring on performance characteristics of wind turbine systems

Scott, S., Capuzzi, M., Langston, D., Bossanyi, E., McCann, G., Weaver, P. M. & Pirrera, A., 1 Dec 2017, In : Renewable Energy. 114, B, p. 887-903 17 p.

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13 Citations (Scopus)
337 Downloads (Pure)

Effects of hygrothermal history on the structural performance of aerospace composite materials: Preliminary experiments and mass diffusion models

Chau, C. Y. K., Canale, G. & Kawashita, L., 1 Jan 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Paper

1 Citation (Scopus)

Efficient computational techniques for mistuning analysis of bladed discs: A review

Yuan, J., Scarpa, F., Allegri, G., Titurus, B., Patsias, S. & Rajasekaran, R., 15 Mar 2017, In : Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing. 87 Part A, p. 71–90 20 p.

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17 Citations (Scopus)
380 Downloads (Pure)

Energy Harvesting behaviour for Aircraft Composites Structures using Macro-Fibre Composite: Part I – Integration and Experiment

Shi, Y., Hallett, S. R. & Zhu, M., 15 Jan 2017, In : Composite Structures. 160, p. 1279–1286 8 p.

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14 Citations (Scopus)
276 Downloads (Pure)

Extending modal testing technology for model validation of engineering structures with sparse nonlinearities: A first case study

delli Carri, A., Weekes, B., Di Maio, D. & Ewins, D. J., 1 Feb 2017, In : Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing. 84 Part B, p. 97-115 19 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
256 Downloads (Pure)

Fatigue behaviour of pseudo-ductile thin ply hybrid composites

Suwarta, P., Fotouhi, M., Czel, G. & Wisnom, M. R., 1 Jan 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Paper

High-fidelity modelling of damage mechanisms in through-thickness reinforced composites

Melro, A. R., Cui, H., Petrinic, N., Partridge, I. K. & Hallett, S. R., 1 Jan 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Paper

1 Citation (Scopus)

High-fidelity modelling of damage mechanisms in through-thickness reinforced composites

Melro, A. R., Hallett, S. R., Partridge, I. K., Petrinic, N. & Cui, H., 2017, ICCM21 Proceedings.

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High Performance Discontinuous Fibre (HiPerDiF) Technology: Una via sostenibile per una nuova generazione di materiali compositi

Longana, M., Yu, H., Hamerton, I., Potter, K. & Wisnom, M., 1 Dec 2017, In : Compositi Magazine. 46, p. 22-27 6 p.

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HIGH PERFORMANCE PIEZO ELECTRIC NANOCOMPOSITE SENSOR NODES FOR STRUCTURAL HEALTH MONITORING

Fotouhi, M., Xiao, B., Pozegic, T., Jalalvand, M., Hamerton, I. & Wisnom, M., 2017, 21st International Conference on Composite Materials .

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High performance quasi-isotropic thin-ply carbon/glass hybrid composites with pseudo-ductile behaviour in all fibre orientations

Fotouhi, M., Jalalvand, M. & Wisnom, M. R., 10 Nov 2017, In : Composites Science and Technology. 152, p. 101-110 10 p.

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15 Citations (Scopus)
188 Downloads (Pure)

High solar desalination efficiency achieved with three-dimensional Cu2ZnSnS4 nanosheetassembled membranes

Mu, C., Song, Y., Deng, K., Lin, S., Bi, Y., Scarpa, F. & Crouse, D., 25 Aug 2017, In : Advanced Sustainable Systems.

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Hybrid glass fibre reinforced composites containing silica and cement microparticles based on a design of experiment

Torres, R. B., dos Santos, J. C., Panzera, T. H., Christoforo, A. L., Ribeiro Borges, P. H. & Scarpa, F., 1 Feb 2017, In : Polymer Testing. 57, p. 87-93 7 p.

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15 Citations (Scopus)
254 Downloads (Pure)

Industrial-graded epoxy nanocomposites with mechanically dispersed multi-walled carbon nanotubes: Static and damping properties

Giovannelli, A., Di Maio, D. & Scarpa, F., 24 Oct 2017, In : Materials. 10, 10, 1222.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
224 Downloads (Pure)

Influence of Z-pin embedded length on the interlaminar traction response of multi-directional composite laminates

Yasaee, M., Bigg, L., Mohamed, G. & Hallett, S. R., 5 Feb 2017, In : Materials and Design. 115, p. 26–36 11 p.

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20 Citations (Scopus)
208 Downloads (Pure)

In-plane elasticity of a multi re-entrant auxetic honeycomb

Harkati, E., Daoudi, N., Bezazi, A., Haddad, A. & Scarpa, F., 15 Nov 2017, In : Composite Structures. 180, p. 130-139 10 p.

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18 Citations (Scopus)
210 Downloads (Pure)

In-plane elasticity of a novel auxetic honeycomb design

Huang, J., Zhang, Q., Scarpa, F., Liu, Y. & Leng, J., 1 Feb 2017, In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 110, p. 72-82 11 p.

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34 Citations (Scopus)
311 Downloads (Pure)

Interfacial contact stiffness of fractal rough surfaces

Zhang, D., Xia, Y., Scarpa, F., Hong, J. & Ma, Y., 9 Oct 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 9 p., 12874.

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16 Citations (Scopus)
233 Downloads (Pure)