This paper investigates the initial fracture propagation within a full-size stiffened panel. The data scheme used includes scaled-down coupon testing and VCCT. The current approach has some important implications for engineering applications.
|Number of pages||12|
|Publication status||Published - 9 Sep 2015|
|Event||V ECCOMAS Thematic Conference on the Mechanical Response of Composites - Bristol, United Kingdom|
Duration: 7 Sep 2015 → 9 Sep 2015
|Conference||V ECCOMAS Thematic Conference on the Mechanical Response of Composites|
|Period||7/09/15 → 9/09/15|
- Fracture mechanics
Xu, X., Shin-ichi, T., Wisnom, M. R., & Hallett, S. R. (2015). On the application of fracture mechanics to a full-scale stiffened composite panel test. Paper presented at V ECCOMAS Thematic Conference on the Mechanical Response of Composites, Bristol, United Kingdom.