Approximations for fully isotropic laminate configurations

York, C.B. (2008) Approximations for fully isotropic laminate configurations. In: 26th Congress of International Council of the Aeronautical Sciences, Anchorage, Alaska, 14-19 Sept 2008,

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Approximations for Fully Isotropic Laminate (FIL) configurations are presented as an extension to recent work on Fully uncoupled Orthotropic Laminates (FOLs) and FILs, which have recently been established as a special sub-set of FOLs. Approximations are characterized in terms of their proximity to the non-dimensional lamination parameters describing a FIL configuration. The proximity criteria applied, relates to changes in induced curvature and stiffness properties with respect to the FIL.

Item Type:Conference Proceedings
Additional Information:Paper no. ICAS 2008-7.3.1
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:York, Dr Christopher
Authors: York, C.B.
Subjects:T Technology > TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
College/School:College of Science and Engineering > School of Engineering > Autonomous Systems and Connectivity

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