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Model of structural damage to carbon fibre composites due to thermo-electric effects of lightning strikes

Model of structural damage to carbon fibre composites due to thermo-electric effects of lightning strikes
Model of structural damage to carbon fibre composites due to thermo-electric effects of lightning strikes
The study concentrates on structural damage caused by the thermal effects of lightning strike to carbon fibre composites (CFC). The main objectives are to construct a model of the major physical effects involved, and to understand the correlation between the damage mechanisms and the damage witnessed in modern CFC. Model verification will be done by experimental decoupling of damage mechanisms, e.g. the real Joule heating from a lightning strike is replaced by a high power laser beam acting on composite surface. Outcomes from this study can then be used for further investigations and optimisation of lightning strike protection methods.
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Chippendale, Richard D.
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Golosnoy, Igor O.
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Lewin, Paul L.
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Murugan, G.S.
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Lambert, Jack
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Chippendale, Richard D.
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Golosnoy, Igor O.
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Lewin, Paul L.
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Murugan, G.S.
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Lambert, Jack
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Chippendale, Richard D., Golosnoy, Igor O., Lewin, Paul L., Murugan, G.S. and Lambert, Jack (2010) Model of structural damage to carbon fibre composites due to thermo-electric effects of lightning strikes. International Conference on Lightning Strike Protection, Cagliari, Italy. 13 - 17 Sep 2010. 1113/1-1113/5 .

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Abstract

The study concentrates on structural damage caused by the thermal effects of lightning strike to carbon fibre composites (CFC). The main objectives are to construct a model of the major physical effects involved, and to understand the correlation between the damage mechanisms and the damage witnessed in modern CFC. Model verification will be done by experimental decoupling of damage mechanisms, e.g. the real Joule heating from a lightning strike is replaced by a high power laser beam acting on composite surface. Outcomes from this study can then be used for further investigations and optimisation of lightning strike protection methods.

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Published date: 13 September 2010
Venue - Dates: International Conference on Lightning Strike Protection, Cagliari, Italy, 2010-09-13 - 2010-09-17
Organisations: Optoelectronics Research Centre, Electronics & Computer Science, EEE

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Local EPrints ID: 271594
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/271594
PURE UUID: 1a551996-ab93-4b12-b270-5dd020fe5f77
ORCID for G.S. Murugan: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0002-2733-3273

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Date deposited: 24 Sep 2010 16:07
Last modified: 26 Sep 2019 00:35

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