Skip to Main Content
Skip Nav Destination
ASME Press Select Proceedings

International Conference on Computer and Electrical Engineering 4th (ICCEE 2011)

Jianhong Zhou
Jianhong Zhou
Search for other works by this author on:
No. of Pages:
ASME Press
Publication date:

Multi-walled carbon nanotubes (MWNTs) are used to reinforce epoxy LY556 matrix. Two modeling systems- a CNT reinforced LY556 composite, and the LY556 matrix itself- are studied using the molecular dynamics. The stress-strain relations and the elastic Young's moduli along the longitudinal direction (parallel to CNT) are simulated with the results being also compared to those from the classical micromechanical models (modified mixture law, Voigt-Reuss, and Halpin-Tsai). These models have been tested up to 1.5 weight % of CNTs. The difference of approximate 28% of the values in Young's modulus has been reported in the classical micromechanical models and simulation results....

Key Words
1 Introduction
2. Molecular Dynamics Simulation
3. Analysis of Results
4. Summaries
5. Acknowledgements
6. Refernces
This content is only available via PDF.
You do not currently have access to this chapter.
Close Modal

or Create an Account

Close Modal
Close Modal