ID 1508


3D Finite Element Simulation on Part Distortion of

Curved Composite Structures



Y. Ding and W. K. Chiu

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Monash University,

Clayton, Melbourne, VIC 3800, Australia

X. L. Liu

Cooperative Research Centre for Advanced Composite Structures (CRC-ACS)

506 Lorimer Street, Fishermans Bend, VIC 3207, Australia


Keywords: part distortion, "spring-in", anisotropy, composite, laminate, FEA