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Machine learning methods in composite design and characterization

Next Generation Composites Design

Additive Manufacturing: Polymers, Metals, Ceramic Composites


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Emerging Composites Technologies 

Division Chair:  Pavana Prabhakar (U. Wisconsin)

Tracks (Organizers)

Functional and smart composites

Machine Learning Methods in Composites Design (P. Prabhakar, U. Wisc)

Sensors and smart composites

Biomimetic composites (T. Sain, Michigan Tech)

Architected and Folding composites

Shape morphing and Shape memory (M. Shakiba, Virginia Tech)

Natural, bio-based and biodegradable composites (D, Walczyk, RPI)

Nanoscale and nanostructured composites (S. Roy, U. Alabama)


Durability and Damage Tolerance

Division Chair: Evan Pineda (NASA)

Tracks (Organizers)

Performance of Additively Manufactured Composites (M. Flores, AFRL)

Multiscale methods

Micromechanics

Damage and Failure Prediction

ICME of composites

Stochastic Modeling and Analysis

Progressive Damage and Failure Analysis of Composites

Environmental Effects

Effects of Defects

Composites in Extreme Environments'


Analysis and Testing 

Division Chair: Vipul Ranatunga (AFRL)

Tracks (Organizers)

Experimental Methods

Ballistic, Blast  and Impact Dynamic Response (K. T. Tan, U. Akron)

Metallic and/or Composite Bonded Joints  (J. Bartley-Cho, Northrop Grumman)

Continued Airworthiness of Aircraft Structures ( J. Lin Boeing R&T)

Testing & Material Characterization (D. Zhang U. Conn)

Fatigue of composites

Crashworthiness

Analysis Benchmarking

Buckling and Post-Buckling

Microstructure-based modeling and simulations



Design and Manufacturing

Division Chair:  Bazle Haque (Univ. Delaware)

Tracks (Organizers)

Modeling and simulation for Advanced Manufacturing (B. Pipes, Purdue)

Model-based Design for Manufacturing

Textile composites (Mark Pankow, NCSU)

Additive Manufacturing  (M. Doddamani, NIT Karnataka, India)

Sandwich composites

Automated/Robotic fiber placement methods

Automotive composites

Aerospace composites

Marine composites

Wind turbine composites