ID 1520


Characterization of Affordable Stitched Plain Weave

Carbon/Epoxy Composites under Impact Loading



M.V.Hosur, M. Adya, U.K.Vaidya*, A. Mayer** and S. Jeelani

Center for Advanced Materials, Tuskegee University

Tuskegee, AL 36088, USA

*Department of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics

North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND – 58105, USA

**Structural Design and Development Branch (VASD)

Air Force Research Laboratory

Wright Patterson Air Force Base, OH 45433-7531


Keywords: resin infusion molding, woven composites, stitching, low velocity impact