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American Journal of Mechanical Engineering. 2016, 4(7), 289-292
DOI: 10.12691/ajme-4-7-11
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Effective Material Moduli for Composites

Juraj Šarloši1, and Jozef Bocko1

1Department of Applied Mechanics and Mechanical Engineering, Technical University in Košice, Košice, Slovakia

Pub. Date: December 17, 2016

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Juraj Šarloši and Jozef Bocko. Effective Material Moduli for Composites. American Journal of Mechanical Engineering. 2016; 4(7):289-292. doi: 10.12691/ajme-4-7-11


In this article we deal with deriving the elastic modulus of composite materials. Modulus values in each direction are various, for example in parallel direction and the perpendicular direction. It depends on the material properties for fibers from material for matrix, density of fibers in the composite material, as well as on whether it is a single or multi-layer composite material and from the direction the filaments in the matrix.

fibers matrix composite material effective modulus transverse modulus improved formulas in-plane sher modulus poison´s ratio mixture rules

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