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Advances in Predictive Models and Methodologies for Numerically Efficient Linear and Nonlinear Analysis of Composites

Editors: Petrolo, Marco (Ed.)

  • Shares cutting-edge ideas on composite structures 
  • Draws together the work of aerospace, mechanical and material engineers
  • Includes detailed theoretical descriptions and abundant numerical examples
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About this book

This book gathers contributions addressing issues related to the analysis of composite structures, whose most relevant common thread is augmented numerical efficiency, which is more accurate for given computational costs than existing methods and methodologies. It first presents structural theories to deal with the anisotropy of composites and to embed multifield and nonlinear effects to extend design capabilities and provide methods of augmenting the fidelity of structural theories and lowering computational costs, including the finite element method. The second part of the book focuses on damage analysis; the multiscale and multicomponent nature of composites leads to extremely complex failure mechanisms, and predictive tools require physics-based models to reduce the need for fitting and tuning based on costly and lengthy experiments, and to lower computational costs; furthermore the correct monitoring of in-service damage is decisive in the context of damage tolerance. The third part then presents recent advances in embedding characterization and manufacturing effects in virtual testing. The book summarizes the outcomes of the FULLCOMP (FULLy integrated analysis, design, manufacturing, and health-monitoring of COMPosite structures) research project.

About the authors

Marco Petrolo is assistant professor and member of MUL2 (Multilayered Structures Multifield Analysis) research group at the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering of Politecnico di Torino, Italy. His research activity deals with the structural analysis of composite structures; refined beam, plate and shell models; component-wise approaches, damage analysis, and axiomatic/asymptotic analyses.

Table of contents (11 chapters)

Table of contents (11 chapters)
  • Introduction

    Petrolo, M.

    Pages 1-9

  • Variable Kinematic Shell Formulations Accounting for Multi-field Effects for the Analysis of Multi-layered Structures

    Li, G. (et al.)

    Pages 13-27

  • Bistable Buckled Beam-Like Structures by One-Dimensional Hierarchical Modeling

    De Pietro, G. (et al.)

    Pages 29-45

  • Multiscale Nonlinear Analysis of Beam Structures by Means of the Carrera Unified Formulation

    Hui, Y. (et al.)

    Pages 47-63

  • On the Effectiveness of Higher-Order One-Dimensional Models for Physically Nonlinear Problems

    Kaleel, I. (et al.)

    Pages 67-81

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Advances in Predictive Models and Methodologies for Numerically Efficient Linear and Nonlinear Analysis of Composites
Editors
  • Marco Petrolo
Series Title
PoliTO Springer Series
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-11969-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-11969-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-11968-3
Series ISSN
2509-6796
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 193
Number of Illustrations
22 b/w illustrations, 48 illustrations in colour
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