Accession Number : ADP001246

Title :   Development of Analysis for Predicting Compression Fatigue Life and Residual Strength in Composites,

Corporate Author : NORTHROP CORP HAWTHORNE CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Ratwani,M. M. ; Kan,H. P.

Report Date : APR 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : Objectives of this report: Develop model for compression fatigue and residual strength of composites, and Incorporating Effects Of: Ply orientations; Stacking sequence, and Loading conditions(Constant Amplitude, Spectrum).

Descriptors :   *Composite materials, Fatigue life, Strength(Mechanics), Mathematical analysis, Mathematical prediction, Mathematical models, Compressive properties, Failure(Mechanics), Shear stresses, Propagation, Epoxy laminates, Fatigue tests(Mechanics), Cyclic tests, Spectrum analysis, Experimental data, Test methods, Conferencing(Communications), Symposia

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE