ID 1624


New Methods of Spatial Braiding Textile Composite Structures



Yu. M. Tarnpol’skii1, V. L. Kulakov1, D. D. Mungalov2 and A. I. Beyle3

1Institute of Polymer Mechanics, Riga, LV-1006, Latvia

23TEX INC., Cary, NC 27511, USA

3 Dep. of Chemical Eng., McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, H3A 2B2, Canada


Keywords: 3-D textile composites, spatial braiding, effective elastic properties, method of orientational averaging