Compression strength of composite primary structural components

semiannual status report, performance period, November 1, 1992 to April 30, 1993

Publisher: Aerospace and Ocean Engineering Dept., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Publisher: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Publisher: National Technical Information Service, distributor in Blacksburg, Va, [Washington, DC, Springfield, Va

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  • Laminated materials,
  • Materials -- Compression testing

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StatementEric R. Johnson, principal investigator.
Series[NASA contractor report] -- NASA CR-194561., NASA contractor report -- NASA CR-194561.
ContributionsUnited States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v.
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Open LibraryOL14702540M

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COMPRESSION If forces acting on an aircraft move toward each other to squeeze the material, the stress is called compression.

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@article{osti_, title = {Face compression yield strength of the copper-Inconel composite specimen}, author = {Horie, T.}, abstractNote = {A new equation for the face compression yield strength of copper-Inconel composite material has been derived.

Elastic-plastic finite element analyses were also made for composite specimens with various aspect ratios to examine the. E-glass three dimensional (3D) stitched preform composites have been developed for several industrial applications due to their high mechanical performance and damage tolerance properties.

Although some in-plane properties of the stitched E-glass composite structure are slightly lower than in laminated composite, its mode-I delamination failure is : Kadir Bilisik, Gaye Kaya, Huseyin Ozdemir, Mahmut Korkmaz, Gulhan [email protected]{osti_, title = {Bending analysis of laminated composite box beams}, author = {Tripathy, A K and Patel, H J and Pang, S S}, abstractNote = {Box beams are widely used in weight reduction structures such as aircraft wings.

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