ID 1669


On the Characterisation of Fibre/Matrix Interfacial Degradation

under Cyclic Loading - A New Method



Akbar Afaghi-Khatibia and Yiu-Wing Maia,b

aCentre for Advanced Materials Technology, Department of Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering, J07, The University of Sydney, NSW 2006 Australia

bMEEM, City University of Hong Kong, Kowloon, Hong Kong


Keywords: interface/interphase, cyclic loading, DMA, interfacial degradation