Browsing by Author "Hoover, Christian G."
Caner, Ferhun Cem; Bazant, Zdenek P.; Hoover, Christian G.; Waas, Anthony M; Shahwan, Khaled W. (2011-04)
Restricted access - publisher's policyA material model for the fracturing behavior for braided composites is developed and implemented in a material subroutine for use in the commercial explicit finite element code ABAQUS. The subroutine is based on the ...
Šmilauer, V.; Hoover, Christian G.; Bazant, Zdenek P.; Caner, Ferhun Cem; Waas, Anthony M; Shahwan, Khaled W. (2011-04)
Restricted access - publisher's policyTwo-dimensional triaxially braided composites (2DTBCs) are attractive in crashworthiness design because their fracture can dissipate a significantly larger amount of impact energy than other light-weight materials. This ...