Optimisation of hybrid high-modulus/high-strength carbon fiber reinforced plastic composite drive

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Montagnier, Olivier; Hochard, Christian;
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.matdes.2012.09.035
  • Subject: Optimisation | [SPI.MECA.MSMECA]Engineering Sciences [physics]/Mechanics [physics.med-ph]/Materials and structures in mechanics [physics.class-ph] | [SPI.MECA.VIBR]Engineering Sciences [physics]/Mechanics [physics.med-ph]/Vibrations [physics.class-ph] | Computer Science - Computational Engineering, Finance, and Science | Drive shaft | Hybrid carbon fibre reinforced plastic | [SPI.MECA.MEMA]Engineering Sciences [physics]/Mechanics [physics.med-ph]/Mechanics of materials [physics.class-ph] | Computer Science - Software Engineering | Physics - Computational Physics
    arxiv: Physics::Classical Physics | Physics::Fluid Dynamics

International audience; This study deals with the optimisation of hybrid composite drive shafts operating at subcritical or supercritical speeds, using a genetic algorithm. A formulation for the flexural vibrations of a composite drive shaft mounted on viscoelastic supp... View more
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