Monday, 11 June 2018    16:30 - 18:30
Mechanical and physical properties of cellular/porous/fibrous materials II
Minisymposium organized by Hanxing Zhu and Philip Harrison
Room: Carron 1
Chair: Philip Harrison
CoChair: Hanxing Zhu
Multi-scale characterisation and modelling of organic aerogels (Keynote Lecture)
Ameya Rege and Mikhail Itskov

Effects of crosslink geometry on the elastic properties of nano-structured biopolymer networks
Xiaobo Wang, Hanxing Zhu and David Kennedy

Numerical modelling of entangled-cross-linked material under compression and shear cycling
Fadhel Chatti, Christophe Bouvet, Dominique Poquillon and Guilhem Michon

Viscoelastic properties of fibre-network materials
Xiude Lin, Yanhui Ma and Hanxing Zhu

Numerical and laboratory testing of two types of stems - sida hermaphrodita and miscanthus giganteus
Bartosz Kawecki, Jerzy Podgórski and Aleksandra Głowacka