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Title: A Framework for the Automated Data-Driven Constitutive Characterization of Composites

Source: In: 17th international conference on composite materials. 2009 July 27-31: Edinburgh, UK

Author(s)Michopoulos, J.G.; Hermanson, J.C.; Furukawa, T.; Iliopoulos, A.

Publication Year: 2009  View PDF »

Category: Conference Proceedings
Associated Research Project(s):   FPL-4714-2A

Abstract: We present advances on the development of a mechatronically and algorithmically automated framework for the data-driven identification of constitutive material models based on energy density considerations. These models can capture both the linear and nonlinear constitutive response of multiaxially loaded composite materials in a manner that accounts for progressive damage.

Keywords: Composite materials; testing; mathematical models; forest products industry; automation; technological innovations; industrial robots; automatic machinery; deterioration; mechanical properties; robotics; algorithms; computer simulation; force; energy; inverse method; multi-axial loading; energy density; data-driven; constitutive behaviour; material characterization; progressive damage

Publication Review Process: Informally Refereed (Peer-Reviewed)

File size: 513 kb(s)

Date posted: 10/06/2010

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RITS Product ID: 31992
Current FPL Scientist associated with this product
Hermanson, John C.
Research General Engineer

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