Understanding the mechanical behaviour and fracture of composite materials and developing robust and reliable numerical models for an improved structural design.
Study of structural design with advanced materials.
Highly capable composites testing laboratory based in Girona’s technology park.
Standard and state-of-the-art material characterisation tests.
Inspection of microstructure and surface and internal defects
Development of numerical models for the analysis of advanced materials.
The University of Girona has hosted the winter meeting of the fib Task Group 2.1 “Serviceability Models”. The meeting took place on 22 January 2018 with the participation of 17 members. The main current objectives of the group are the publications of
A new paper published by J. Llobet et al. (A fatigue damage and residual strength model for unidirectional carbon/epoxy Composites under on-axis tension-tension loadings) is included in the October issue of the International Journal of Fatigue. It pr
Laura Carreras has been this June in the International Fatigue Conference held in Rhodes (Greece) to give a presentation based on L. Carreras et al. An efficient methodology for the experimental characterization of mode II and mixed-mode I+II delam
Three contributions from AMADE members have been presented in MATCOMP 2017 (San Sebastián): Pérez-Galmés, J. Renart, C. Sarrado, J.Costa and A.Rodríguez-Bellido’s contribution “Configuración del ensayo ELS para la determinación de la tenacidad a la f