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Magdalena Pérez greets us from the Empa, the Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology. She has been working there for three months, among other things, on the implementation of an MMB test, on the test of wood adhesive joints and on using accoustic...

Presentation of the PhD disertation  "A contribution to understand CAI of composite laminates" by Yi Liv  Yi Liv has presented a disertation on the influence of the layup on the CAI strength of laminates. An experimental investigation has been carried out to validate the hypothesis that...

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 fractura en modo II en uniones adhesivas” proposes a strategy to successfully...

A stay of three months of the student Aida Cameselle, from the EPFL (Switzerland) has concluded on May 31th. Her work has focused on the study of 3D crack propagation in GFRP (Glass Fibre Reinforced Plates) using cohesive elements in FE simulations. She has been...

Last Friday AMADE was in several newspapers due to a CleanSky project: http://www.lavanguardia.com/vida/20170526/422955300893/la-udg-participa-en-el-projecte-dun-motor-davio-que-reduira-el-combustible-en-un-30-40.html http://www.elperiodico.com/es/noticias/politica/udg-participa-creacion-motor-avion-que-reducira-combustible-6063748 http://www.diaridegirona.cat/cultura/2017/05/26/udg-participa-projecte-dun-motor/848414.html AMADE tested the composite materials in different environmental conditions, performed Finite Element Analysis and designed the Lightcowls for this Cleansky project managed by EURECAT.      ...

Last April 20th, the AMADE's researcher Adrián Ortega got his PhD in Technology for the research work titled: Characterization of the translaminar cohesive law Advisors: Dr. Pere Maimí and Dr. Emilio V. González Description The outstanding stiffness and strength properties, with respect to their weight, of fibre-reinforced polymers have led to an...