EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Advanced Composites for Innovation and Science (ACCIS CDT)

Research Output

2020

An analytical model for granular jamming beams with applications in morphing aerostructures

Brigido, J. D., Burrow, S. G. & Woods, B. K. S., 5 Jan 2020, AIAA SciTech Forum and Exposition 2020. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc. (AIAA), 17 p. AIAA 2020-1038

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Corotational Finite Element Formulation for Static Nonlinear Analyses with Enriched Beam Elements

Macquart, T., Scott, S. J., Greaves, P., Weaver, P. M. & Pirrera, A., 28 Jan 2020, In : AIAA Journal. 17 p.

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Development of Cycloaliphatic Epoxy-POSS Nanocomposite Matrices with Enhanced Resistance to Atomic Oxygen

Rivera Lopez, M. Y., Lambas, J., Stacey, J. P., Gamage, S., Suliga, A., Viquerat, A., Scarpa, F. & Hamerton, I., 25 Mar 2020, In : Molecules. 25, 7

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Development of discontinuous fibre reinforced thermoplastic feedstocks for high performance 3D printing

Blok, L. G., Yu, H., Longana, M. L. & Woods, B. K. S., 1 Jan 2020, ECCM 2018 - 18th European Conference on Composite Materials. Applied Mechanics Laboratory, (ECCM 2018 - 18th European Conference on Composite Materials).

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Mechanics of Paper-Folded Origami: A Cautionary Tale

Grey, S. W., Scarpa, F. L. & Schenk, M., 1 Jul 2020, In : Mechanics Research Communications. 107, 7 p., 103540.

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Numerically Efficient Three-Dimensional Fluid-Structure Interaction Analysis for Composite Camber Morphing Aerostructures

Rivero, A. E., Cooper, J. E. & Woods, B. K. S., 5 Jan 2020, AIAA Scitech 2020 Forum. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc. (AIAA), 15 p. 2020-1298

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Reduced tensile notch-sensitivity in pseudo-ductile thin-ply composites

Wisnom, M. R., Czél, G., Fotouhi, M., Fuller, J., Jalalvand, M., Rev, T. & Wu, X., 1 Jan 2020, ECCM 2018 - 18th European Conference on Composite Materials. Applied Mechanics Laboratory, (ECCM 2018 - 18th European Conference on Composite Materials).

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Remanufacturing of woven carbon fibre fabric production waste into high performance aligned discontinuous fibre composites

Aravindan, P., Becagli, F., Longana, M. L., Blok, L. G., Pozegic, T., Huntley, S. J., Rendall, T. C. S. & Hamerton, I., 6 Jun 2020, In : Journal of Composites Science. 4, 2, 9 p., 68.

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Structural Modeling of Compliance-Based Camber Morphing Structures under Transverse Shear Loading

Rivero, A. E., Weaver, P. M., Cooper, J. E. & Woods, B. K. S., 4 Jul 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : AIAA Journal.

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Switching of amorphous silicon thin-film actuators for optically functional robotic devices

Gillespie, C., Marzo, A., Scarpa, F., Rossiter, J. & Conn, A. T., 26 Apr 2020, Proceedings of the SPIE, Electroactive Polymer Actuators and Devices (EAPAD) XXII. Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE), Vol. 11375. 113751O (2020)

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Visualising Compliance of Composite Shell Mechanisms

Stacey, J., O'Donnell, M. P., Schenk, M. & Kim, C. J., 6 Apr 2020, (Accepted/In press) Proceedings of the ASME 2020 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (IDETC/CIE 2020). American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)

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Wind Tunnel Comparison of Flapped and FishBAC Camber Variation for Lift Control

Rivero, A. E., Fournier, S. F. B., Manolesos, M., Cooper, J. E. & Woods, B. K. S., 5 Jan 2020, AIAA Scitech 2020 Forum. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc. (AIAA), AIAA 2020-1300

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2019

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 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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Atomic oxygen degradation mechanisms of epoxy composites for space applications

He, Y., Suliga, A., Brinkmeyer, A., Schenk, M. & Hamerton, I., 1 Aug 2019, In : Polymer Degradation and Stability. 166, p. 108-120 13 p.

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Carbon Nanotube-Modified Fabric for Wearable Smart Electronic-skin with Exclusive Normal-Tangential Force Sensing Ability

Song, Y., Huang, W., Mu, C., Chen, X., Zhang, Q., Ran, A., Peng, Z., Sun, R. & Xie, W., 1 May 2019, In : Advanced Materials Technologies. 4, 5, 1800680.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Dalitz plot analysis of the D + → K K + K + decay

The LHCb Collaboration, 1 Apr 2019, In : Journal of High Energy Physics. 2019, 4, 63.

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Developing toughened bismaleimide-clay nanocomposites: Comparing the use of platelet and rod-like nanoclays

Varano, E., Zhou, M., Lanham, S., Iredale, R. J., van Duijneveldt, J. S. & Hamerton, I., Jan 2019, In : Reactive and Functional Polymers. 134, p. 10-21 12 p.

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Electroactive textile actuators for breathability control and thermal regulation devices

Xiang, C., Guo, J., Sun, R., Hinitt, A., Helps, T., Taghavi, M. & Rossiter, J., 18 Jul 2019, In : Polymers. 11, 7, 15 p., 1199.

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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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Experimental validation of cross-sectional modelling for Bend-Twist Coupled wind turbine blades

Maes, V. K., Macquart, T., Weaver, P. M. & Pirrera, A., 2019, (Unpublished).

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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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Freestanding 3D Mesostructures, Functional Devices, and Shape-Programmable Systems Based on Mechanically Induced Assembly with Shape Memory Polymers

Wang, X., Guo, X., Ye, J., Zheng, N., Kohli, P., Choi, D., Zhang, Y., Xie, Z., Zhang, Q., Luan, H., Nan, K., Kim, B. H., Xu, Y., Shan, X., Bai, W., Sun, R., Wang, Z., Jang, H., Zhang, F., Ma, Y. & 6 others, Xu, Z., Feng, X., Xie, T., Huang, Y., Zhang, Y. & Rogers, J. A., 11 Jan 2019, In : Advanced Materials. 31, 2, 9 p., 1805615.

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37 Citations (Scopus)

Helical Lattice Systems: Bespoke Non-linear Elasticity

Dixon, M., O'Donnell, M., Pirrera, A. & Chenchiah, I., 22 Jan 2019, (Accepted/In press).

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Hierarchical Metal–Organic Frameworks with Macroporosity: Synthesis, Achievements, and Challenges

Doan, H., Amer Hamzah, H., Prabhakaran, P., Petrillo, C. & Ting, V. P., 8 Jul 2019, In : Nano-Micro Letters. 11, 1, 33 p., 54.

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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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Improved Structural Efficiency of a Curved Stiffened Panel Through Modal Nudging

Leao Carvalho, O., Groh, R. & Pirrera, A., 19 Jun 2019, p. 186. 1 p.

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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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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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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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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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Multifunctional composites: a metamaterial perspective

Lincoln, R. L., Scarpa, F., Ting, V. P. & Trask, R. S., 31 Dec 2019, In : Multifunctional Materials. 2, 4, 17 p., 043001.

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Multistable Morphing Mechanisms of Nonlinear Springs

Aza, C., Pirrera, A. & Schenk, M., 1 Oct 2019, In : Journal of Mechanisms and Robotics. 11, 5, 14 p., JMR-19-1034.

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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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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.

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Numerical modelling of UHMWPE composites under impact loading

Ansari, B., Hazzard, M. K., Kawashita, L. F., Heisserer, U. & Hallett, S. R., 1 Mar 2019, (Accepted/In press) Twenty second international conference on composite materials (ICCM22). International Committee on Composite Materials, 12 p.

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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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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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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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Ray tracing and FMC simulation in curved composite structures

Lanherne, C. & Wilcox, P., 8 May 2019, 45th Annual Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation, Volume 38. Laflamme, S., Holland, S. & Bond, L. J. (eds.). 38 ed. American Institute of Physics (AIP), Vol. 2102. 7 p. 130003

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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).

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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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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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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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