Accession Number : ADA301942

Title :   Residual Stress in a 3D Carbon-Carbon Composite.

Corporate Author : AEROSPACE CORP EL SEGUNDO CA LAB OPERATIONS

Personal Author(s) : Feldman, L. A.

PDF Url : ADA301942

Report Date : 30 SEP 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : Residual stress is measured in a thin slice from a carbon-carbon composite with a 3D Cartesian weave. The curvature of a slice of asymmetric cross section indicates the amount of stress caused by thermal expansion anisotropy.

Descriptors :   *CARBON CARBON COMPOSITES, *RESIDUAL STRESS, MEASUREMENT, ASYMMETRY, THERMAL EXPANSION, ANISOTROPY, CROSS SECTIONS.

Subject Categories : Laminates and Composite Materials
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE