ID 1513


Modelling Damage Development in Carbon/Epoxy

Overheight Compact Tension (OCT) Specimens



Anthony Floyd, Jason Mitchell, Reza Vaziri and Anoush Poursartip

Composites Group, Departments of Civil Engineering and
Metals and Materials Engineering, The University of British Columbia,
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V6T 1Z4


Keywords: damage, strain-softening, constitutive model, OCT test, crack growth, continuum damage mechanics