ID 1416


On the Micromechanical Models for

Cross-Ply and Angle-Ply Laminates and Unified Periodical Boundary Conditions



Zihui Xia* and Yunfa Zhang**

*Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Alberta

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, T6G 2G8

**School of Mechanical Engineering, Nanjing University of Science and Technology

200 Xiaolingwei, Nanjing, China, 210094


Keywords: cross-ply laminate, angle-ply laminate, micro-mechanical modeling,

unified periodical boundary conditions, multiaxial loads, finite element analysis