The Instability Improvement of the Symmetric Angle-Ply and Cross-Ply Composite Plates with Shape Memory Alloy Using Finite Element Method
Zainudin A. Rasid
- Publisher: SAGE Publishing
Advances in Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical engineering and machinery | TJ1-1570
Shape memory alloy (SMA) wires were embedded within laminated composite plates to take advantage of the shape memory effect property of the SMA in improving post-buckling behavior of composite plates. A nonlinear finite element formulation was developed for this study. ...