Research Output

2015

Mass Optimisation of Variable Angle Tow, Variable Thickness Panels with Static Failure and Buckling Constraints

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

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8 Citations (Scopus)
216 Downloads (Pure)

Mechanical properties and ASR evaluation of concrete tiles with waste glass aggregate

Cota, F. P., Melo, C. C. D., Panzera, T. H., Araújo, A. G., Borges, P. H. R. & Scarpa, F., 1 Jan 2015, In : Sustainable Cities and Society. 16, C, p. 49-56 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

14 Citations (Scopus)

Micro-mechanical finite element analysis of Z-pins under mixed-mode loading

Zhang, B., Allegri, G., Yasaee, M. & Hallett, S. R., Nov 2015, In : Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 78, p. 424-435 12 p.

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31 Citations (Scopus)
323 Downloads (Pure)

Modelling Acoustic Emission generation in laminated composites subjected to static and fatigue loading

Kawashita, L., Eaton, M. & Featherston, C., 19 Jul 2015, 20th International Conference on Composite Materials (ICCM20).

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

Modelling and analysis of pH responsive hydrogels for the development of biomimetic photo-actuating structures

Dicker, M. P. M., Bond, I. P., Rossiter, J. M., Faul, C. F. J. & Weaver, P. M., 1 Sep 2015, Multifunctional Polymeric and Hybrid Materials. Materials Research Society, p. 65-70 6 p. (MRS Online Proceedings Library; vol. 1718).

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4 Citations (Scopus)
235 Downloads (Pure)

Modelling the effect of gaps and overlaps in automated fibre placement (AFP)-manufactured laminates

Li, X., Hallett, S. R. & Wisnom, M. R., Mar 2015, In : Science and Engineering of Composite Materials. 22, 2, p. 115-129 15 p.

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33 Citations (Scopus)
474 Downloads (Pure)

Modelling the effect of the interacting gaps and overlaps in automated fibre placement (AFP) manufactured laminates.

Li, X., Jones, M., Woigk, W., Hallett, S., Hallett, S. & Wisnom, M., 25 Jun 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Paper

Morphing nacelle inlet lip with pneumatic actuators and a flexible nano composite sandwich panel

Ozdemir, N. G., Scarpa, F., Craciun, M., Remillat, C. D. L., Lira, C., Jagessur, Y. & Da Rocha-Schmidt, L., Dec 2015, In : Smart Materials and Structures. 24, 12, 15 p., 125018.

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7 Citations (Scopus)
319 Downloads (Pure)

Morphing shell structures: A generalised modelling approach

Lamacchia, E., Pirrera, A., Chenchiah, I. V. & Weaver, P. M., 1 Nov 2015, In : Composite Structures. 131, p. 1017-1027 11 p.

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15 Citations (Scopus)
352 Downloads (Pure)

Morphing shell structures: A refined, computationally-efficient solution of the governing equations

Lamacchia, E., Pirrera, A. & Weaver, P. M., 18 Jun 2015, Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Composite Structures, ICCS18, Lisbon, Portugal, 15-18 June 2015. International Conference on Composite Structures, 21 p.

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136 Downloads (Pure)

Morphing structures: non-linear composite shells with irregular planforms

Lamacchia, E., Eckstein, E. N., Pirrera, A. & Weaver, P. M., Jan 2015, 56th AIAA/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc. (AIAA), 17 p. 0962

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4 Citations (Scopus)
273 Downloads (Pure)

Morphing thickness in airfoils using pneumatic flexible tubes and Kirigami honeycomb

Sun, J., Scarpa, F., Liu, Y. & Leng, J., 2015, In : Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures. 27, 6, p. 755-763 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

3 Citations (Scopus)

Nonlinear elasticity of auxetic open cell foams modeled as continuum solids

Ciambella, J., Bezazi, A., Saccomandi, G. & Scarpa, F., 14 May 2015, In : Journal of Applied Physics. 117, 18, 184902.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

7 Citations (Scopus)

Novel design of honeycombs using a seamless combination of auxetic and conventional cores toward phononic band gap engineering

Mukherjee, S., Scarpa, F. & Gopalakrishnan, S., 2015, In : Proceedings of SPIE. 9434, 94340L.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

1 Citation (Scopus)

Novel methods of assessing inter-ply properties of toughened prepregs in application to the analysis of fibre path defects

Ivanov, D. S., Volatier, J., Rosli, A., Nixon-Pearson, O., Belnoue, J. P. H., Potter, K. & Hallett, S. R., 1 Jan 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Paper

1 Citation (Scopus)

Novel parametric reduced order model for aeroengine blade dynamics

Yuan, J., Allegri, G., Scarpa, F., Rajasekaran, R. & Patsias, S., 1 Oct 2015, In : Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing. 62, p. 235-253 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

13 Citations (Scopus)

Numerical assessment of using Sherman-Morrison, Neumann expansion techniques for stochastic analysis of mistuned bladed disc systems

Yuan, J., Scarpa, F., Allegri, G., Patsias, S. & Rajasekaran, R., 2015, ASME Turbo Expo 2015: Turbine Technical Conference and Exposition: Structures and Dynamics. Montreal: American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Vol. 7B. 9 p. V07BT32A021

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

3 Citations (Scopus)

Observing process parameter effects in tufted sandwich structures

Hartley, J., Kratz, J., Ward, C. & Partridge, I., 25 Jun 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Abstract

39 Citations (Scopus)

On the application of fracture mechanics to a full-scale stiffened composite panel test

Xu, X., Shin-ichi, T., Wisnom, M. R. & Hallett, S. R., 9 Sep 2015. 12 p.

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On the interpretation of bending-torsion coupling for swept, non-homogenous wings

Stodieck, O., Cooper, J. E. & 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)

6 Citations (Scopus)

Optimal postbuckling design of variable angle tow composites using lamination parameters

Raju, G., White, S., Wu, Z. & 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)

16 Citations (Scopus)

Optimization of Tow-Steered Composite Wing Laminates for Aeroelastic Tailoring

Stodieck, O., Cooper, J. E., Weaver, P. M. & Kealy, P., Aug 2015, In : AIAA Journal. 53, 8, p. 2203-2215 13 p.

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32 Citations (Scopus)
599 Downloads (Pure)

Post-buckling analyses of variable-stiffness composite cylinders in axial compression

White, S. C., Weaver, P. M. & Wu, K. C., 1 May 2015, In : Composite Structures. 123, p. 190-203 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

40 Citations (Scopus)

Predicting the fatigue life of adhesively bonded composite joints under mode I fracture conditions

Ali, H. T. & Abdel Wahab, MMA., 2015, Fatigue and fracture of adhesively bonded composite joints:Behaviour, Simulation and modeling. 1 ed. p. 401-417 17 p.

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

Probabilistic dynamics of mistuned bladed disc systems using Subset Simulation

Yuan, J., Allegri, G., Scarpa, F. & Rajasekatan, R., 1 Jan 2015, Proceedings of ISMA 2014 - International Conference on Noise and Vibration Engineering and USD 2014 - International Conference on Uncertainty in Structural Dynamics. K U Leuven, p. 4609-4621 13 p.

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

2 Citations (Scopus)

Progress in 3D characterisation and modelling of monolithic carbon-fibre composites

Smith, R. A., Nelson, L. J., Xie, N., Fraij, C. & Hallett, S. R., 1 Jan 2015, In : Insight - Non-Destructive Testing and Condition Monitoring. 57, 3, p. 131-139 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

29 Citations (Scopus)

Progress in non-destructive 3D characterization and modelling of aerospace composites

Smith, R., Nelson, L., Tayong Boumda, R., Xie, N., Fraij, C., Wilcox, P. & Hallett, S., 4 May 2015, NDT of Composites II: Promoting Quality in Composite Inspection. American Society for Nondestructive Testing, p. 38-44 7 p.

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

39 Downloads (Pure)

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)

88 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)
181 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.

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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.

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12 Citations (Scopus)
264 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)

13 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.

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40 Citations (Scopus)
362 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.

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19 Citations (Scopus)
205 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.

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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)

27 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)

30 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)

5 Citations (Scopus)
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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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.

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38 Citations (Scopus)
258 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)

55 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)