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Kinetic viscoelasticity modeling applied to degradation during carbon–carbon composite processing

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dc.contributor.author Drakonakis, Vassilis M.
dc.contributor.author Seferis, James C.
dc.contributor.author Wardle, Brian L.
dc.contributor.author Nam, Jae-Do
dc.contributor.author Papanicolaou, George C.
dc.contributor.author Doumanidis, Charalambos C.
dc.date.accessioned 2012-04-20T15:46:56Z
dc.date.available 2012-04-20T15:46:56Z
dc.date.issued 2010-01
dc.date.submitted 2009-10
dc.identifier.issn 0094-5765
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1721.1/70076
dc.description.abstract Kinetic viscoelasticity modeling has been successfully utilized to describe phenomena during cure of thermoset based carbon fiber reinforced matrices. The basic difference from classic viscoelasticity is that the fundamental material descriptors change as a result of reaction kinetics. Accordingly, we can apply the same concept for different kinetic phenomena with simultaneous curing and degradation. The application of this concept can easily be utilized in processing and manufacturing of carbon–carbon composites, where phenolic resin matrices are cured degraded and reinfused in a carbon fiber bed. This work provides a major step towards understanding complex viscoelastic phenomena that go beyond simple thermomechanical descriptors. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship United States. Air Force Office of Scientific Research en_US
dc.description.sponsorship National Science Foundation (U.S.) (Joint U.S.-Greece Program) en_US
dc.language.iso en_US
dc.publisher Elsevier B.V. en_US
dc.relation.isversionof http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actaastro.2009.10.018 en_US
dc.rights Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 en_US
dc.rights.uri http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ en_US
dc.source Wardle (via assistant) en_US
dc.title Kinetic viscoelasticity modeling applied to degradation during carbon–carbon composite processing en_US
dc.type Article en_US
dc.identifier.citation Drakonakis, Vassilis M. et al. “Kinetic Viscoelasticity Modeling Applied to Degradation During Carbon–carbon Composite Processing.” Acta Astronautica 66.7-8 (2010): 1189–1200. Web. en_US
dc.contributor.department Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics en_US
dc.contributor.approver Wardle, Brian L.
dc.contributor.mitauthor Drakonakis, Vassilis M.
dc.contributor.mitauthor Wardle, Brian L.
dc.relation.journal Acta Astronautica en_US
dc.identifier.mitlicense OPEN_ACCESS_POLICY en_US
dc.eprint.version Author's final manuscript en_US
dc.type.uri http://purl.org/eprint/type/JournalArticle en_US
eprint.status http://purl.org/eprint/status/PeerReviewed en_US
dspace.orderedauthors Drakonakis, Vassilis M.; Seferis, James C.; Wardle, Brian L.; Nam, Jae-Do; Papanicolaou, George C.; Doumanidis, Charalambos C. en


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