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    • A laminated plate model of an adhesive-bonded taper-taper joint under tension 

      Helms, Jack E.; Yang, Chihdar Charles; Pang, Su-Seng (American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), 1997-10)
      An analytical model of the strain and stress distributions in a taper-taper adhesive-bonded joint between two composite flat plates has been developed using first-order laminated plate theory. A correction for transverse ...
    • Analytical modeling of ASTM lap shear adhesive specimens. FInal report 

      Yang, Chihdar Charles; Tomblin, John S.; Guan, Zhidong (National Technical Information Service (NTIS), 2003-02)
      An analytical model was developed to predict the stress distribution within the specimen specified in ASTM D 3165 Strength Properties of Adhesives in Shear by Tension Loading of Single-Lap-Joint Laminated Assemblies. In ...
    • Characterization of bondline thickness effects in adhesive joints 

      Tomblin, John S.; Harter, P.; Seneviratne, Waruna P.; Yang, Chihdar Charles (American Society for Testing and Materials, 2002-04)
      Growing application of composite materials in air-frame structures tends to make significant use of bonded constructions. Despite the large work that has been done on adhesive characterization over previous years, various ...
    • Elastic-plastic model of adhesive-bonded single-lap composite joints 

      Yang, Chihdar Charles; Huang, Hai; Tomblin, John S.; Sun, Wenjun (SAGE Publications, 2004-02)
      An analytical model for determining adhesive stress distributions within the adhesive-bonded single-lap composite joints was developed. ASTM D3165 Strength Properties of Adhesives in Shear by Tension Loading of SingleLap-Joint ...
    • Investigation of adhesive behavior in aircraft applications 

      Yang, Chihdar Charles; Tomblin, John S. (National Technical Information Service (NTIS), 2001-09)
      There are two parts included in this report. The first part evaluates the most commonly used test method for adhesive properties, ADTM D 5656 Standard Test Method for Thick-Adherend Metal Lap-Shear Joints for Determination ...
    • Strain distribution in a taper-taper adhesive-bonded joint in a composite flat plate 

      Helms, Jack E.; Yang, Chihdar Charles; Pang, Su-Seng (SAGE Publications, 1996-07)
      An analytical model of a taper-taper adhesive-bonded joint between two composite plates has been developed using a mechanics of materials approach. The derived model consists of four coupled second-order ordinary differential ...
    • Strain energy release rate analysis of adhesive-bounded composite laminate joints with a cohesive crack 

      Yang, Chihdar Charles; Dan-Jumbo, Eugene; Keller, Russell L.; Garg, V.; Raju, Salahuddin (American Society for Composites (ASC) & Canadian Association Composites Structures and Materials (CACSMA), 2009-09)
      Fiber-reinforced composites have been widely used in the aviation industry due to their light weight and high corrosion resistance. In many applications, bolted joints have been replaced by adhesive-bonded joints because ...
    • Strength analysis of adhesive-bonded single-lap composite joints 

      Huang, Hai; Yang, Chihdar Charles (American Society of Mechanical Engineers(ASME), 2001-02)
      An analytical model was developed to determine the stress and strain distributions of adhesive-bonded composite single-lap joints under tension. Laminated anisotropic plate theory was applied in the derivation of the ...
    • Stress and failure analyses of adhesive-bonded composite joints using ASTM D3165 specimens 

      Huang, Hai; Yang, Chihdar Charles; Tomblin, John S.; Harter, P. (American Society for Testing and Materials, 2002-04)
      An analytical model was developed to determine the stress and strain distributions of single-lap adhesive-bonded composite joints under tension. Both the adherend and the adhesive were assumed linear elastic in the ...
    • Stress model of composite pipe joints under bending 

      Yang, Chihdar Charles; Huang, Hai; Guan, Zhidong (SAGE Publications, 2002-06)
      Recently, composite pipe is becoming popular in the offshore oil and gas industry due to the new floating designs of various platforms which have made deepwater oil and gas exploration and production more economical and ...
    • Stress-strain analysis of a taper-taper adhesive-bonded joint under cylindrical bending 

      Helms, Jack E.; Yang, Chihdar Charles; Pang, Su-Seng (American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), 1999-07)
      A model of a taper-taper adhesive-bonded joint under cylindrical bending has been derived using first-order laminated plate theory. Shear correction factors were used to account for transverse shear deformation. A FORTRAN ...
    • Stress-strain analysis of an adhesive-bonded taper-taper joint between two composite flat plates 

      Helms, Jack E.; Yang, Chihdar Charles; Pang, Su-Seng (Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE), 1996-05)
      An analytical model of a taper-taper adhesive-bonded joint between two composite flat plates has been developed using classical first-order laminated plate theory and including a correction for transverse shear deformation ...