Accession Number : ADA134059

Title :   Research on Composite Materials for Structural Design.

Descriptive Note : Annual technical rept. 1 Jan-31 Dec 82,

Corporate Author : TEXAS A AND M UNIV COLLEGE STATION MECHANICS AND MATERIALS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Allen,D ; Bradley,W ; Haisler,W ; Ham,J ; Harbert,B

PDF Url : ADA134059

Report Date : Apr 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 211

Abstract : Summarized are research activities related to advanced fiber reinforced plastics in the areas of fracture, delamination, distributed damage, residual stresses, moisture effects, and toughening mechanisms in elastic and viscoelastic materials. Also included are nine papers and abstracts of three M.S. Theses describing recently completed work in these areas.

Descriptors :   *Reinforced plastics, *Composite materials, *Structural mechanics, Fracture(Mechanics), Laminates, Polymers, Adhesives, Residual stress, Viscoelasticity, Damage assessment, Reports

Subject Categories : Laminates and Composite Materials
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE