Accession Number:

AD1007679

Title:

A Hybrid Approach to Composite Damage and Failure Analysis Combining Synergistic Damage Mechanics and Peridynamics

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,01 Jan 2016,31 Mar 2016

Corporate Author:

Texas A and M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) College Station United States

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Report Date:

2016-03-31

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

The work performed in the first three-month period has been focused on Task 1.1 and Task 2.1 described in the project proposal. The activities related to Task 1.1 are a computational micromechanics failure analysis of a representative volume element containing disordered fiber distributions. Task 2.1 is concerned with damage evolution in a peridynamic model of poroelastic materials. Initial results for both tasks are reported and the ongoing work is outlined.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE