Tuesday, 12 June 2018    16:30 - 18:30
Advanced modelling and optimization of straight-fibre and tow-steered composite structures I
Minisymposium organized by Anita Catapano, Marco Montemurro, Alfonso Pagani, Philip Bussetta, Nuno Correia and Philip Harrison
Room: Jura CPH
Chair: Alfonso Pagani
CoChair: Daniele Fanteria
Influence of specimen pre-shear and wrinkling on the accuracy of uniaxial bias extension test results (Keynote Lecture)
Jafar Alsayednoor, Frances Lennard, W.R. Yu and PHilip Harrison

Modelling and simulating the forming of flat stacks of unidirectional dry reinforcement
Laure Bouquerel, Nicolas Moulin, Sylvain Drapier, Philippe Boisse and Jean-Marc Beraud

A sensitivity analysis of a discrete approach to model the thermoplastic composite material at forming temperature
Philippe Bussetta and Nuno Correia

Simultaneous density and anisotropy optimization of 3D structures made of transversely isotropic materials
Narindra Ranaivomiarana, François-Xavier Irisarri, Dimitri Bettebghor and Boris Desmorat

Quasi-trivial solutions for uncoupled, homogeneous and quasi-homogeneous laminates with high number of plies
Torquato Garulli, Anita Catapano, Marco Montemurro, Julien Jumel and Daniele Fanteria