Anisotropic Strength Approach for Wear Analysis of Unidirectional Continuous FRP Composites

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Xinguo Ning, Michael R. Lovell, Clint Morrow

Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA

J. Tribol 126(1), 65-70 (Jan 13, 2004) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1631008 History: Received September 11, 2002; Revised March 13, 2003; Online January 13, 2004
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Fiber orientations relative to sliding directions
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Ellipsoidal failure stress envelope for Glass/Epoxy
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(a) and (b) Biaxial stresses under off-axis loading
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Failure compressive stress versus fiber orientation
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Compressive stress σx versus fiber orientation from PL/TL (0 deg) to NL (9 deg) for T300/Epoxy
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Theoretical wear trend for T300/Epoxy
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Calculated wear factor values as orientation varies from TL (0 deg) to NL(90 deg)



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