Manual On Experimental Methods For Mechanical Testing Of Composites by R. PendletonManual On Experimental Methods For Mechanical Testing Of Composites by R. Pendleton

Manual On Experimental Methods For Mechanical Testing Of Composites

EditorR. Pendleton, M. Tuttle

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Title:Manual On Experimental Methods For Mechanical Testing Of CompositesFormat:PaperbackPublished:October 1, 2011Publisher:Springer NetherlandsLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Section I Introduction.- Section II A Anisotropie-Material Behavior.- Section II B Classical Lamination Theory.- Section III A Fundamental Strain-Gage Technology.- Section III B Strain Gages on Composites - Gage-Selection Criteria.- Section III C Strain Gages on Composites Temperature Compensation.- Section III D Strain-Gage Reinforcement Effects on Low-Modulus Materials.- Section III E Strain-Gage Reinforcement Effects on Orthotropic Materials.- Section III F Normal-Stress and Shear-Stress Gages and Rosettes.- Section III G Liquid-Metal Strain Gages.- Section IV A-l Geometric Moire.- Section IV A-2 Moire Interferometry for Composites.- Section IV B Shearography: A New Strain-Measurement Technique and a Practical Approach to Nondestructive Testing.- Section V A Acoustic Methods of Evaluating Elastic Properties, or, Will the Real Young's Modulus Please Stand Up?.- Section V B Acoustic Emission in Composites.- Section VI A Detection of Damage in Composite Materials Using Radiography.- Section VII A Vibrothermography Applied to Polymer Matrix Composites.- Section VII B Adiabatic Thermoelastic Measurements.- Section VII C Damage Evaluation by Laminate Deply.- Section VII E Vibration-Test Methods for Dynamic-Mechanical-Property Characterization.- Section VII F Edge Replication for Laminated Composites.