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CEE 6760 Advanced Composite Materials

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  • Instructor: Stuart Phoenix
  • Dept: Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
  • Title: Professor
  • Address: 321 Thurston Hall
  • Phone: 607 255-8818
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Lecture: MW 2:55 - 4:10 HLS 368


Spring. 4 credits. Letter grades only.

Topics center around micromechanical and statistical (reliability) aspects of the strength and fatigue of fibrous composites. Topics include Hedgepeth shear-lag models of stress transfer around arrays of fiber breaks; statistical theories of composite failure to forecast reliability; stress distributions around holes and cuts in composite laminates; and compressive strength of composites.

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