Student publications

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2018 publications

CDT student author(s) shown in bold.

  • A.B. Baker, D.F. Wass, R.S. Trask, Thermally induced reversible and reprogrammable actuation of tough hydrogels utilising ionoprinting and iron coordination chemistry, Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, Volume 254, January 2018, Pages 519-525 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.snb.2017.07.095)

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2017 publications

CDT student author(s) shown in bold.

  • G. Francois, J.E. Cooper, P.M. Weaver, Aeroelastic tailoring using crenellated skins: modelling and experiment,  Advances in Aircraft and Spacecraft Science, Volume 4, Number 2, 2017, Pages 93-124 (http://dx.doi.org/10.12989/aas.2017.4.2.093)

  • H.V. Jones, A. Roudaut, A.P. Chatzimichali, K.D. Potter , C. Ward, The Dibber: Designing a standardised handheld tool for lay-up tasks, Applied Ergonomics, Volume 65, November 2017, Pages 240-254 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apergo.2017.05.014)

  • M.P.M Dicker, A.B. BakerR.J. Iredale, S. Naficy, I.P. Bond, C.F.J Faul, J.M. Rossiter, G.M. Spinks, P.M. Weaver, Light-Triggered Soft Artificial Muscles: Molecular-Level Amplification of Actuation Control Signals, Scientific Reports, Volume 7, Number 9197, 23 August 2017 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-08777-2)

  • M. Tolladay, D. Ivanov, N.L. Allan, F. Scarpa, Piezoelectric effects in boron nitride nanotubes predicted by the atomistic finite element method and molecular mechanics, Nanotechnology, Volume 28, Number 35, 31 July 2017, pp. 355705 (https://doi.org/10.1088/1361-6528/aa765b)

  • Q. Ai, P.M. Weaver, M. Azarpeyvand, Design and mechanical testing of a variable stiffness morphing trailing edge flap, Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, published online 28 July 2017 (https://doi.org/10.1177/1045389X17721028)

  • R.J. Iredale, C. Ward, I.Hamerton, Modern advances in bismaleimide resin technology: A 21st century perspective on the chemistry of addition polyimides, Progress in Polymer Science, Volume 69, June 2017, Pages 1-21 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.progpolymsci.2016.12.002)

  • R.M Neville, J. Chen, X. Guo, F. Zhang, W. Wang, Y. Dobah, F. Scarpa, J. Leng, H. X. Peng, A Kirigami shape memory polymer honeycomb concept for deployment, Smart Materials and Structures, Volume 26, Issue 5, April 2017, pp. 05LT03 (https://doi.org/10.1088/1361-665X/aa6b6d)

  • X. Ning, H. Wang, X. Yu, J. A. N. T. Soares, Z. Yan, K. Nan, G. Velarde, Y. Xue, R. Sun, Q. Dong, H. Luan, C. M. Lee, A. Chempakasseril, M. Han, Y. Wang, L. Li, Y. Huang, Y. Zhang, J. A. Rogers, 3D Tunable, Multiscale, and Multistable Vibrational Micro-Platforms Assembled by Compressive Buckling, Advanced Functional Materials, Volume 27, Issue 14, 11 April 2017, 1605914 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adfm.201605914)

  • J.W. Hartley, J. Kratz, C. Ward, I.K. Partridge, Effect of tufting density and loop length on the crushing behaviour of tufted sandwich specimens, Composites Part B: Engineering, Volume 112, 1 March 2017, Pages 49-56 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2016.12.037)

  • L.G. Blok, J. Kratz, D. Lukaszewicz, S. Hesse, C. Ward, C. Kassapoglou, Improvement of the in-plane crushing response of CFRP sandwich panels by through-thickness reinforcements, Composite Structures, Volume 161, 1 February 2017, Pages 15-22 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2016.11.034)

  • M.K. Hazzard, S.R. Hallett, P.T. Curtis, L. Iannucci, R.S. Trask, Effect of fibre orientation on the low velocity impact response of thin Dyneema® composite laminates, International Journal of Impact Engineering, Volume 100, February 2017, Pages 35-45 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijimpeng.2016.10.007)

  • J. Ciambella, D.C. Stanier, S.S. Rahatekar, Magnetic alignment of short carbon fibres in curing composites, Composites Part B: Engineering, Volume 109, 15 January 2017, Pages 129-137 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2016.10.038)

  • Q. Ai, P. M. Weaver, Simplified analytical model for tapered sandwich beams using variable stiffness materials, Journal of Sandwich Structures and Materials, Volume 19, Issue 1, January 2017, Pages 3 - 25 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1099636215619775)

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2016 publications

CDT student author(s) shown in bold.

  • A.B. Baker, D.F. Wass and R.S. Trask, Novel Multi-Stage Three-Dimensional Deployment Employing Ionoprinting of Hydrogel Actuators, MRS Advances, Volume 1, Issue 58, 2016, Pages 3871-3876 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1557/adv.2016.361)

  • S.R.G. Bates, I.R. Farrow, R. S. Trask, 3D printed polyurethane honeycombs for repeated tailored energy absorption, Materials & Design, Volume 112, 15 December 2016, Pages 172-183 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.matdes.2016.08.062)

  • C. Osmiani, G. Mohamed, J.W.G. Treiber, G. Allegri, I.K. Partridge, Exploring the influence of micro-structure on the mechanical properties and crack bridging mechanisms of fibrous tufts, Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, Volume 91, Part 2, December 2016, Pages 409-419 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesa.2016.08.008)

  • T. Llewellyn-Jones, R. Allen, R.S. Trask, Curved Layer Fused Filament Fabrication Using Automated Toolpath Generation, 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing, Volume 3, Issue 4, 1 December 2016, Pages 236-243 (https://doi.org/10.1515/phys-2016-0057)

  • G. Ariu, I. Hamerton, D. Ivanov, Positioning and aligning CNTs by external magnetic field to assist localised epoxy cure, Open Physics, Volume 14, Issue 1, December 2016, Pages 508-516 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/3dp.2016.0033)

  • D.C. Stanier, J. Ciambella, S.S. Rahatekar, Fabrication and characterisation of short fibre reinforced elastomer composites for bending and twisting magnetic actuation, Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, Volume 91, Part 1, December 2016, Pages 168-176 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesa.2016.10.001)

  • R. Luterbacher, T.S. Coope, R.S. Trask, I.P. Bond, Vascular self-healing within carbon fibre reinforced polymer stringer run-out configurations, Composites Science and Technology, Volume 136, 18 November 2016, Pages 67-75 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compscitech.2016.10.007)

  • R.M.J. Groh, P.M. Weaver, A computationally efficient 2D model for inherently equilibrated 3D stress predictions in heterogeneous laminated plates. Part II: Model validation, Composite Structures, Volume 156, 15 November 2016, Pages 186-217 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2015.11.077)

  • R.M.J. Groh, P.M. Weaver, A computationally efficient 2D model for inherently equilibrated 3D stress predictions in heterogeneous laminated plates. Part I: Model formulation, Composite Structures, Volume 156, 15 November 2016, Pages 171-185 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2015.11.078)

  • C. Thurnherr, R.M.J. Groh, P. Ermanni, P.M. Weaver, Higher-order beam model for stress predictions in curved beams made from anisotropic materials, International Journal of Solids and Structures, Volumes 97–98, 15 October 2016, Pages 16-28 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2016.08.004)

  • J. S. Chilles, A.F. Koutsomitopoulou, A.J. Croxford, I.P. Bond, Monitoring cure and detecting damage in composites with inductively coupled embedded sensors, Composites Science and Technology, Volume 134, 6 October 2016, Pages 81-88 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compscitech.2016.07.028)

  • A.B. Baker, D.F. Wass, R.S. Trask, 4D sequential actuation: combining ionoprinting and redox chemistry in hydrogels, Smart Materials and Structures, Volume 25, Issue 10, September 2016, pp. 10LT02 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0964-1726/25/10/10LT02)

  • G. Zucco, R.M.J. Groh, A. Madeo, P.M. Weaver, Mixed shell element for static and buckling analysis of variable angle tow composite plates, Composite Structures, Volume 152, 15 September 2016, Pages 324-338 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2016.05.030)

  • M.C. Mulakkal, A.M. Seddon, G. Whittell, I. Manners, R.S. Trask, 4D fibrous materials: characterising the deployment of paper architectures, Smart Materials and Structures, Volume 25, Issue 9, August 2016, pp. 095052 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0964-1726/25/9/095052)

  • R.M. Neville, F. Scarpa, A. Pirrera, Shape morphing Kirigami mechanical metamaterials, Scientific Reports, Volume 6, Number 31067, 5 August 2016 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep31067)

  • C.J.C. Heath, R.M. Neville, F. Scarpa, I.P. Bond, K.D. Potter, Morphing hybrid honeycomb (MOHYCOMB) with in situ Poisson's ratio modulation, Smart Materials and Structures, Volume 25, Issue 8, July 2016, 085008 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0964-1726/25/8/085008)

  • E. Eckstein, A. Pirrera, P.M. Weaver, Thermally Driven Morphing and Snap-Through Behavior of Hybrid Laminate Shells, AIAA Journal, Volume 54, Issue 5, May 2016, Pages 1778-1788 (http://dx.doi.org/10.2514/1.J054648)

  • B. El Said, D. Ivanov, A.C. Long, S.R. Hallett, Multi-scale modelling of strongly heterogeneous 3D composite structures using spatial Voronoi tessellation, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, Volume 88, March 2016, Pages 50-71 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmps.2015.12.024)

  • R. Luterbacher, R.S. Trask, I.P. Bond, Oblique Plies for Steering Through-Thickness Delamination Migration in Fiber-Reinforced Polymers, Journal of Aircraft, Volume 53, Issue 2, March 2016, Pages 387-395 (http://dx.doi.org/10.2514/1.C033427)

  • B. M'membe, S. Gannon, M. Yasaee, S.R. Hallett, I.K. Partridge, Mode II delamination resistance of composites reinforced with inclined Z-pins, Materials & Design, Volume 94, 15 March 2016, Pages 565-572 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.matdes.2016.01.051)

  • T. Llewellyn-Jones, B. Drinkwater, R.S. Trask, 3D printed components with ultrasonically arranged microscale structure, Smart Materials and Structures, Volume 25, Issue 2, February 2016 pp. 02LT01 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0964-1726/25/2/02LT01)

  • G. Fang, B. El Said, D.S. Ivanov, S.R. Hallett, Smoothing artificial stress concentrations in voxel-based models of textile composites, Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, Volume 80, January 2016, Pages 270-284 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesa.2015.10.025)

  • R. Luterbacher, R.S. Trask, I.P. Bond, Static and fatigue tensile properties of cross-ply laminates containing vascules for self-healing applications, Smart Materials and Structures, Volume 25, Issue 1, January 2016, pp. 015003 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0964-1726/25/1/015003)

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2015 publications

CDT student author(s) shown in bold.

  • H.V. Jones, A.P. Chatzimichali , R. Middleton , K.D. Potter , C. Ward, Exploring the discrete tools used by laminators in composites manufacturing: application of novel concept, Advanced Manufacturing: Polymer & Composites Science, Volume 1, Issue 4, December 2015, Pages 185-198 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/20550340.2015.1105613)

  • N. Isart, B. El Said, D.S. Ivanov, S.R. Hallett, J.A. Mayugo, N. Blanco, Internal geometric modelling of 3D woven composites: A comparison between different approaches, Composite Structures, Volume 132, 15 November 2015, Pages 1219-1230 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2015.07.007)

  • E. Lamacchia, A. Pirrera, I.V. Chenchiah, P.M. Weaver, Morphing shell structures: A generalised modelling approach, Composite Structures, Volume 131, 1 November 2015, Pages 1017-1027 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2015.06.051)

  • J.S. Chilles, A. Croxford, I.P. Bond, Design of an embedded sensor, for improved structural performance, Smart Materials and Structures, Volume 24, Issue 11, October 2015, pp. 115014 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0964-1726/24/11/115014)

  • R.M.J. Groh, P.M. Weaver, A. Tessler, Application of the Refined Zigzag Theory to the modelling of delaminations in laminated composites, Report number: NASA/TM-2015-218808, October 2015 (http://dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.1.3147.0804)

  • M. Yasaee, C. Killock, J.W. Hartley, I. P. Bond, Control of Compressive Fatigue Delamination Propagation of Impact Damaged Composites Using Discrete Thermoplastic Interleaves, Applied Composite Materials, Volume 22, Issue 5, October 2015, Pages 559-572 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10443-014-9423-2)

  • M.S. Scholz, B.W. Drinkwater, T.M. Llewellyn-Jones, R.S. Trask, Counterpropagating wave acoustic particle manipulation device for the effective manufacture of composite materials, IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control, Volume 62, Issue 10, October 2015, pp. 1845-1855 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TUFFC.2015.007116)

  • M. ElkingtonD. Bloom, C. Ward, A. Chatzimichali, K. Potter, Hand layup: understanding the manual process, Advanced Manufacturing: Polymer & Composites Science, Volume 1, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 138-151 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/20550340.2015.1114801)

  • Q. Ai, M. Azarpeyvand, X. Lachenal, P. M. Weaver, Aerodynamic and aeroacoustic performance of airfoils with morphing structures, Wind Energy, Volume 19, Issue 7, July 2016, Pages 1325-1339 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/we.1900)

  • D.T. EverittR. LuterbacherT.S. Coope, R.S. Trask, D.F. Wass, I.P. Bond, Optimisation of epoxy blends for use in extrinsic self-healing fibre-reinforced composites, Polymer, Volume 69, 9 July 2015, Pages 283-292 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.polymer.2015.02.047)

  • M.F. Pernice, N.V. De Carvalho, J.G. Ratcliffe, S.R. Hallett, Experimental study on delamination migration in composite laminates, Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, Volume 73, June 2015, Pages 20-34 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesa.2015.02.018)

  • S. C. White, P. M. Weaver, K. C. Wu, Post-buckling analyses of variable-stiffness composite cylinders in axial compression, Composite Structures, Volume 123, May 2015, Pages 190-203 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2014.12.013)

  • J.D. Fuller, M.R. Wisnom, Exploration of the potential for pseudo-ductility in thin ply CFRP angle-ply laminates via an analytical method, Composites Science and Technology, Volume 112, 20 May 2015, Pages 8-15 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compscitech.2015.02.019)

  • R.M.J. Groh, P.M. Weaver, On displacement-based and mixed-variational equivalent single layer theories for modelling highly heterogeneous laminated beams, International Journal of Solids and Structures, Volume 59, 1 May 2015, Pages 147-170 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2015.01.020)

  • D.T. EverittT.S. Coope, R.S. Trask, D. F. Wass, I.P. Bond, Application of a silver-olefin coordination polymer as a catalytic curing agent for self-healing epoxy polymers, Smart Materials and Structures, Volume 24, Issue 5, April 2015, pp. 055004 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0964-1726/24/5/055004)

  • M. Elkington, C. Ward, A. Chatzimichali, K. Potter, Studying effects of preshearing on hand layup, Advanced Manufacturing: Polymer & Composites Science, Volume 1, Issue 2, April 2015, Pages 80-93 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1179/2055035914Y.0000000007)

  • J. Hall, I.P.S. Qamar, T.C.S. Rendall, R.S. Trask, A computational model for the flow of resin in self-healing composites, Smart Materials and Structures, Volume 24, Issue 3, March 2015, pp. 037002 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0964-1726/24/3/037002)

  • J.D. Fuller, M.R. Wisnom, Pseudo-ductility and damage suppression in thin ply CFRP angle-ply laminates, Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, Volume 69, February 2015, Pages 64-71 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesa.2014.11.004)

  • R.M.J. Groh, P.M. Weaver, Static inconsistencies in certain axiomatic higher-order shear deformation theories for beams, plates and shells, Composite Structures, Volume 120, February 2015, Pages 231-245 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2014.10.006)

  • L. D. Bloom, M. A. Napper, C. Ward, K. Potter, On the evolution of the distribution of entrapped air at the tool/first ply interface during lay-up and debulk, Advanced Manufacturing: Polymer & Composites Science, Volume 1, Issue 1, February 2015, Pages 36-43 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1179/2055035914Y.0000000005)

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