Upper Tail of Material Strength Distribution and Strength Prediction of Bonded Joints Composed of Pultruded Adherends

  • Till Vallée
  • Thomas Keller
  • Gilles Fourestey
Conference paper

Abstract

The strength prediction of adhesively bonded joints composed of glass fiber reinforced polymer (GFRP) pultruded adherends, due to huge stress concentrations at the ends of the overlaps, cannot be done using a simple stress based approach.

Keywords

Fatigue Cavitation 

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Copyright information

© Springer 2007

Authors and Affiliations

  • Till Vallée
    • 1
  • Thomas Keller
    • 1
  • Gilles Fourestey
    • 2
  1. 1.Chair of Modelling and Scientific Computing (CMCS)EPFLLausanneSwitzerland
  2. 2.Composite Construction Laboratory (CCLab)EPFLLausanneSwitzerland

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