Analysis of High Volume Fraction Irregular Particulate Damping Composites

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R. S. Lakes

Department of Engineering Physics, Engineering Mechanics Program; Biomedical Engineering Department, Materials Science Program and Rheology Research Center, 147 Engineering Research Building, 1500 Engineering Drive, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI 53706-1687e-mail: lakes@engr.wisc.edu

S. Kose, H. Bahia

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, 1415 Engineering Drive, B243 Engineering Hall, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI 53706-1687

J. Eng. Mater. Technol 124(2), 174-178 (Mar 26, 2002) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1448923 History: Received July 02, 2001; Revised September 26, 2001; Online March 26, 2002
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Histogram of image gray scale. Number of occurrences vs. gray scale value.
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Creation of models of different volume fraction by erosion of layers from surfaces in the original scanned image
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Magnified view of a portion of the finite element mesh for the smallest particles. The full mesh contains 344,064 elements.
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Elastic behavior of particulate composite as a function of volume fraction, based on FEM. Comparison with the Hashin-Shtrikman bounds.
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Viscoelastic behavior of particular composite as a stiffness-loss map with the viscoelastic results of the Hashin-Shtrikman formulas for comparison
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(a) Image (32×43 mm) of asphalt structure. (b) Image of dental composite structure 12. Scale mark: 10 μm. (c) Coated spheres morphology which attains exactly the Hashin-Shtrikman bounds for bulk modulus.
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Stiffness-loss map of common and high performance materials, adapted from 25, with data added based on 1




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