ID 1569


Characterization of Static Compressive, Low Velocity Impact and

 High Strain Rate Impact Response of

Foam Core Sandwich Composites: Effect of Foam Core Density and Facesheet Thickness



M. Motuku*, U.K. Vaidya, R.M. Rodgers and S. Jeelani

Center for Advanced Materials (T-CAM)

Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, AL 36088, USA

Department of Mechanical Engineering & Applied Mechanics (MEAM)

North Dakota State University (NDSU)

Fargo, ND 58105


Keywords: static compressive, low velocity impact, high strain rate impact, foam core sandwich