The study examines the influence of through-thickness stitching on the damage response of thin cross-ply carbon/epoxy laminates subjected to low-velocity impacts. Instrumented impact tests were carried out on unstitched and polyethylene stitched laminates and the resulting damage was assessed in detail by X-radiography analyses. The results of the observations carried out during the experimental analyses are illustrated and discussed to identify the mechanical role played by through-thickness reinforcement and to highlight the influence of the laminate layup on the impact resistance of stitched laminates.
Impact damage resistance of thin stitched carbon/epoxy laminates / Francesconi, Luca; Aymerich, Francesco. - 628(2015), p. 012099.
|Titolo:||Impact damage resistance of thin stitched carbon/epoxy laminates|
|Data di pubblicazione:||2015|
|Citazione:||Impact damage resistance of thin stitched carbon/epoxy laminates / Francesconi, Luca; Aymerich, Francesco. - 628(2015), p. 012099.|
|Tipologia:||1.1 Articolo in rivista|