Accession Number:

ADA058274

Title:

Structural Inelasticity XX. Failure of Composites.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

MINNESOTA UNIV MINNEAPOLIS DEPT OF AEROSPACE ENGINEERING AND MECHANICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

A review of composite materials is presented. Primary emphasis is on fiber-reinforced composites. Particular attention is paid to various failure mechanisms in tension, compression, and shear. Existing results are summarized and suggestions are given for future research. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Laminates and Composite Materials
  • Plastics
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE