State of the art and recent advances in the IBII test for composites
Presented at the 2020 SEM virtual conference
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IBII tests for transverse tensile stiffness and strength of unidirectional carbon/epoxy composites
Based on a keynote presentation at the CompTest 2017 conference in Leuven, 6th April 2017
Also presented at the industrial engagement event in Southampton, 5 Sept. 2017
IBII test for interlaminar tensile properties of thick composites
Presented by J. Van Blitterswyk as the 2018 BSSM Young Stress Analyst competition winner, 30 Aug. 2018 in Southampton
IBII test for interlaminar shear properties of thick composites
Presented by J. Van Blitterswyk as the 2018 BSSM conference, 29 Aug. 2018 in Southampton
Off-axis IBII test for simultaneous transverse tension and shear modulus identification of UD composites
Presented by L. Fletcher as the 2018 BSSM conference, 29 Aug. 2018 in Southampton
IBUS tests for simultaneous transverse and shear stiffness of unidirectional carbon/epoxy composites
Presented at the CompTest 2019 conference in Luleå, Sweden, 28th May 2019
- Pierron F., Zhu H., Siviour C., Beyond Hopkinson’s bar, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, vol. 372, n° 2023, pp. 20130195, 2014.
- Van Blitterswyk J., Fletcher L., Pierron F., Image-based inertial impact test for composite interlaminar tensile properties, Journal of the Dynamic Behaviour of Materials, available online, 2018. Open access.
- Fletcher L., Pierron F., A Novel image-based impact (IBI) test for the transverse properties of unidirectional composites at high strain rates, Journal of the Dynamic Behaviour of Materials, submitted, 2018.
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