Accession Number:

ADA128625

Title:

Unsymmetric Laminated Graphite/Epoxy Composite Plate and Beam Analysis for Determining Coefficients of Thermal Expansion.

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis,

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE INST OF TECH WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1983-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

120.0

Abstract:

This thesis investigates the properties of unsymmetrically stacked layers of composite plies, in particular their thermal behavior. Starting with simple stress-strain relationship, the underlying governing equations were developed. These were tested experimentally. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Laminates and Composite Materials
  • Theoretical Mathematics
  • Thermodynamics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE