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2019

Reexamination of the edge crack torsion test for determining the mode III delamination toughness of laminated composites

Audd, C., Davidson, B. D., Ratcliffe, J. G. & Czabaj, M. W., Jun 15 2019, In : Engineering Fracture Mechanics. 215, p. 138-150 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Laminated composites
Delamination
Torsional stress
Toughness
Cracks
2017

An analytical model for the response of carbon/epoxy-aluminum honeycomb core sandwich structures under quasi-static indentation loading

Singh, A. K., Davidson, B. D., Zehnder, A. T. & Hasseldine, B. P. J., Jan 1 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Sandwich Structures and Materials.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sandwich structures
Aluminum
Indentation
Analytical models
Carbon

Development of a modified edge crack torsion test for mode III fracture toughness of laminated composites

Czabaj, M. W., Audd, C., Davidson, B. D. & Ratcliffe, J. G., Jan 1 2017, p. 704-705. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Laminated composites
Torsional stress
Fracture toughness
Cracks
Data reduction

Energy release rate prediction for delamination versus echelon crack advance under global mode III loadings

Horner, A. L. & Davidson, B. D., Oct 1 2017, In : International Journal of Fracture. 207, 2, p. 161-179 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Energy Release Rate
Delamination
Energy release rate
Crack
Cracks
2016
6 Citations (Scopus)

A modified edge crack torsion test for measurement of mode-III fracture toughness of laminated tape composites

Czabaj, M. W., Davidson, B. D. & Ratcliffe, J. G., 2016, Proceedings of the American Society for Composites - 31st Technical Conference, ASC 2016. DEStech Publications Inc.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Torsional stress
Tapes
Fracture toughness
Cracks
Composite materials

An analytical model for the response of carbon/epoxy-aluminum honeycomb core sandwich structures under quasi-static indentation loading

Singh, A. K., Davidson, B. D., Zehnder, A. T. & Hasseldine, B. P. J., 2016, Proceedings of the American Society for Composites - 31st Technical Conference, ASC 2016. DEStech Publications Inc.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Sandwich structures
Aluminum
Indentation
Analytical models
Carbon
2 Citations (Scopus)

Compressive strength of aluminum honeycomb core sandwich panels with thick carbon-epoxy facesheets subjected to barely visible indentation damage

Hasseldine, B. P. J., Zehnder, A. T., Keating, B. D., Singh, A. K. & Davidson, B. D., Feb 1 2016, In : Journal of Composite Materials. 50, 3, p. 387-402 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aluminum
Indentation
Compressive strength
Carbon
Compaction
11 Citations (Scopus)
Graphite
Delamination
Polyimides
Toughness
Composite materials

Prediction of energy release rates for echelon crack formation in mode III delamination toughness tests

Horner, A. L. & Davidson, B. D., 2016, Proceedings of the American Society for Composites - 31st Technical Conference, ASC 2016. DEStech Publications Inc.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Energy release rate
Crack initiation
Delamination
Toughness
Cracks

Preface

Davidson, B. D., Ratcliff, J. G. & Czabaj, M. W., 2016, In : Proceedings of the American Society for Composites - 31st Technical Conference, ASC 2016.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2015

Compression-after-impact of sandwich composite structures: Experiments and simulation

Hasseldine, B., Zehnder, A., Singh, A., Davidson, B. D., van Hout, W. & Keating, B., Jan 1 2015, Composite, Hybrid, and Multifunctional Materials - Proceedings of the 2014 Annual Conference on Experimental and Applied Mechanics. Springer New York LLC, Vol. 4B. p. 47-53 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Composite structures
Indentation
Compaction
Damage tolerance
Experiments
6 Citations (Scopus)

Damage resistance of aluminum core honeycomb sandwich panels with carbon/epoxy face sheets

Singh, A. K., Davidson, B. D., Hasseldine, B. P. J. & Zehnder, A. T., Sep 8 2015, In : Journal of Composite Materials. 49, 23, p. 2859-2876 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aluminum
Delamination
Carbon
Displacement control
Sandwich structures
4 Citations (Scopus)
Delamination
Toughness
Composite materials
Cracks
Crack tips

Influence of specimen twisting on fracture surface evolution in the split-shear torsion test

Johnston, A. L. & Davidson, B. D., Jan 1 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Delamination
Torsional stress
Toughness
Cracks
Composite materials
2 Citations (Scopus)
Laminated composites
Standardization
Fracture toughness
Calibration
Delamination