On Identification of Material Models When Nonrepeatability of Test Data is Present: Application to Textile Composites

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Abbas S. Milani, James A. Nemes

Department of Mechanical Engineering, McGill University, Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Quebec, H3A 2K6, Canada

J. Eng. Mater. Technol 126(4), 443-449 (Nov 09, 2004) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1789963 History: Received September 05, 2003; Revised February 27, 2004; Online November 09, 2004
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