Selection of hemp fabric as reinforcement in composite materials

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Misnon, Mohd Iqbal, Islam, Md Mainul, Epaarachchi, Jayantha Ananda and Lau, Kin-tak. 2014. "Selection of hemp fabric as reinforcement in composite materials." Mashud, Mohammad (ed.) 3rd International Conference on Mechanical, Industrial and Energy Engineering (ICMIEE 2014). Khulna, Bangladesh 26 - 27 Dec 2014 Khulna, Bangladesh.
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Selection of hemp fabric as reinforcement in composite materials

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AuthorsMisnon, Mohd Iqbal (Author), Islam, Md Mainul (Author), Epaarachchi, Jayantha Ananda (Author) and Lau, Kin-tak (Author)
EditorsMashud, Mohammad
Journal or Proceedings TitleProceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Mechanical, Industrial and Energy Engineering (ICMIEE 2014)
Number of Pages5
Year2014
Place of PublicationKhulna, Bangladesh
ISBN9789843384294
Web Address (URL) of Paperhttp://www2.kuet.ac.bd/icmiee2014/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/ICMIEE-PI-140138.pdf
Conference/Event3rd International Conference on Mechanical, Industrial and Energy Engineering (ICMIEE 2014)
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3rd International Conference on Mechanical, Industrial and Energy Engineering (ICMIEE 2014)
Event Date
26 to end of 27 Dec 2014
Event Location
Khulna, Bangladesh
Abstract

This problem can be solved by converting the plant fibres into yarns or fabrics. Plant fibres in the form of fabric are the most convenient material for a reinforcement considering its good fibre distribution as well as easy to handle during composite fabrication. The selection of fabric criterion on top of fibre type is also essential to ensure its suitability as reinforcement. In this work, three types of fabrics were analysed for their characteristics. Fabrics were analysed in terms of their physical characteristics such as fabric density, weight, thickness, yarn size and yarn crimp. The analysis continued with the fibre density and cloth cover factor determination which are related with the resin penetration. Tensile property characterisation was also done on the fabric which is important to predict their contribution on the composite materials. Fabric characteristics are important to be determined as we need to decide which fabric is more suitable as reinforcement and could give desired composite properties.

Keywordshemp fabrics; fabric characterisation; cloth cover factor; tensile properties; composites
ANZSRC Field of Research 2020401602. Composite and hybrid materials
401413. Textile technology
340502. Natural products and bioactive compounds
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Thermo-mechanical properties of fused borosilicate syntactic foams
Salleh, Z., Islam, M. M., Epaarachchi, J. A. and Khan, M. T. I.. 2019. "Thermo-mechanical properties of fused borosilicate syntactic foams." Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Sciences. 13 (2), pp. 4898-4910. https://doi.org/10.15282/jmes.13.2.2019.10.0407
An investigation on the student performance in first year fundamental engineering course, Engineering Statics
Islam, Md Mainul and Epaarachchi, Jayantha Ananda. 2018. "An investigation on the student performance in first year fundamental engineering course, Engineering Statics." Educational Research Applications. 2018 (01), pp. 1-5. https://doi.org/10.29011/2575-7032/100044
Flax fiber and its composites: an overview of water and moisture absorption impact on their performance
Moudood, Abul, Rahman, Anisur, Ochsner, Andreas, Islam, Mainul and Francucci, Gaston. 2019. "Flax fiber and its composites: an overview of water and moisture absorption impact on their performance." Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites. 38 (7), pp. 323-339. https://doi.org/10.1177/0731684418818893
Sediment color tool for targeting arsenic-safe aquifers for the installation of shallow drinking water tubewells
Hossain, Mohammed, Bhattacharya, Prosun, Frape, Shaun K., Jacks, Gunnar, Islam, M. Mainul, Rahman, M. Moklesur, von Bromssen, Mattias, Hasan, M. Aziz and Ahmed, Kazi Matin. 2014. "Sediment color tool for targeting arsenic-safe aquifers for the installation of shallow drinking water tubewells." Science of the Total Environment. 493, pp. 615-625. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2014.05.064
Thermal expansion properties of fused borosilicate syntactic foams
Salleh, Zulzamri, Islam, Md Mainul and Epaarachchi, Jayantha Ananda. 2018. "Thermal expansion properties of fused borosilicate syntactic foams." Nano Hybrids and Composites. 23, pp. 39-45. https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/NHC.23.39
Flammability characteristics of chemical treated woven hemp fabric reinforced vinyl ester composites
Misnon, M. I., Islam, M. M., Epaarachchi, J. A., Chen, H., Goda, K. and Khan, M. T. I.. 2018. "Flammability characteristics of chemical treated woven hemp fabric reinforced vinyl ester composites." Science and Technology of Materials. 30 (3), pp. 174-188. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.stmat.2018.06.001
Investigation of ultraviolet radiation effects on thermomechanical properties and shape memory behaviour of styrene-based shape memory polymers and its composite
Al Azzawi, Wessam, Epaarachchi, J. A. and Leng, Jinsong. 2018. "Investigation of ultraviolet radiation effects on thermomechanical properties and shape memory behaviour of styrene-based shape memory polymers and its composite." Composites Science and Technology. 165, pp. 266-273. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compscitech.2018.07.001
Investigation of FBG sensor performance in detection of delamination damage in a half-conical shape composite component
Kakei, Ayad, Manuela, Jerry, Srinivasan, Vishwas, Sharda, Arvind, Islam, Mainul and Epaarachchi, Jayantha. 2019. "Investigation of FBG sensor performance in detection of delamination damage in a half-conical shape composite component ." 12th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring (IWSHM). United States 10 - 12 Sep 2019 United States. https://doi.org/10.12783/shm2019/32451
Simulation of Tensile Stress Concentration Evaluation using Finite Element Performance
Salleh, Zulzamri, Islam, Md Mainul and Epaarachchi, Jayantha. 2019. "Simulation of Tensile Stress Concentration Evaluation using Finite Element Performance." International Journal of Innovative Technology and Exploring Engineering. 8 (12), pp. 5647-5652. https://doi.org/10.35940/ijitee.L3989.1081219
Structural performance and photothermal recovery of carbon fibre reinforced shape memory polymer
Herath, H. M .C. M., Epaarachchi, J. A., Islam, M. M., Al-Azzawi, W., Leng, J. and Zhang, F.. 2018. "Structural performance and photothermal recovery of carbon fibre reinforced shape memory polymer." Composites Science and Technology. 167, pp. 206-214. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compscitech.2018.07.042
Thermo-mechanical behaviour and shape memory characteristics of carbon fibre reinforced epoxy
Herath, Madhubhashitha, Al-Azzawi, Wessam, Epaarachchi, Jayantha, Islam, Mainul, Robertson, Scott, Leng, Jinsong and Zhang, F.. 2018. "Thermo-mechanical behaviour and shape memory characteristics of carbon fibre reinforced epoxy." 2018 International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICONN 2018). Wollongong, Australia 29 Jan - 02 Feb 2018
Fracture behaviour of bamboo fiber reinforced epoxy composites
Khan, Ziaullah, Yousif, B. F. and Islam, Mainul. 2017. "Fracture behaviour of bamboo fiber reinforced epoxy composites." Composites Part B: Engineering. 116, pp. 186-199. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2017.02.015
Flammability characteristics of chemical treated woven hemp fabric
Misnon, Mohd Iqbal, Islam, Md Mainul, Epaarachchi, Jayantha Ananda, Chen, Haizhen, Goda, Koichi and Khan, Md Tawhidul Islam. 2018. "Flammability characteristics of chemical treated woven hemp fabric." Advances in Materials Science and Engineering. 5 (1), pp. 1-20. https://doi.org/10.5121/msej.2018.5101
Effects of water absorption on mechanical properties of glass microballoons/vinyl ester syntactic foams
Salleh, Zulzamri, Islam, Md Mainul, Epaarachchi, Jayantha Ananda and Khan, Md Tawhidul Islam. 2018. "Effects of water absorption on mechanical properties of glass microballoons/vinyl ester syntactic foams." Research and Reviews in Materials Science and Chemistry. 8 (1), pp. 59-119.
Evaluation of delamination crack tip in woven fibre glass reinforced polymer composite using FBG sensor spectra and thermo-elastic response
Kakei, Ayad, Epaarachchi, J. A., Islam, Mainul and Leng, J.. 2018. "Evaluation of delamination crack tip in woven fibre glass reinforced polymer composite using FBG sensor spectra and thermo-elastic response." Measurement. 122, pp. 178-185. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.measurement.2018.03.023
Use of fiber Bragg grating sensors for monitoring delamination damage propagation in glass-fiber reinforced composite structures
Kakei, Ayad and Epaarachchi, Jayantha A.. 2018. "Use of fiber Bragg grating sensors for monitoring delamination damage propagation in glass-fiber reinforced composite structures." Frontiers of Optoelectronics. 11 (1), pp. 60-68. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12200-018-0761-9
Implementation of a finite element analysis procedure for structural analysis of shape memory behaviour of fibre reinforced shape memory polymer composites
Al Azzawi, Wessam, Epaarachchi, J. A., Islam, Mainul and Leng, Jinsong. 2017. "Implementation of a finite element analysis procedure for structural analysis of shape memory behaviour of fibre reinforced shape memory polymer composites." Smart Materials and Structures. 26 (12), pp. 1-13. https://doi.org/10.1088/1361-665X/aa928e
Quantitative and qualitative analyses of mechanical behavior and dimensional stability of styrene-based shape memory composites
Al Azzawi, Wessam, Islam, Mainul M., Leng, Jinsong, Li, Fengfeng and Epaarachchi, Jayantha A.. 2017. "Quantitative and qualitative analyses of mechanical behavior and dimensional stability of styrene-based shape memory composites." Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures. 28 (20), pp. 3115-3126. https://doi.org/10.1177/1045389X17705210
Preliminary study on the development of syntactic foams for marine applications
Salleh, Z., Islam, M. M. and Ku, H.. 2013. "Preliminary study on the development of syntactic foams for marine applications." Epaarachchi, Jayantha A., Lau, Alan Kin-tak and Leng, Jinsong (ed.) 4th International Conference on Smart Materials and Nanotechnology in Engineering (SMN 2013). Gold Coast, Australia 10 - 12 Jul 2013 United States. https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2028279
Water exposure, tensile and fatigue properties of treated hemp reinforced vinyl ester composites
Misnon, Mohd Iqbal, Islam, Mainul, Epaarachchi, Jayantha, Affandi, Nor Dalila Nor and Wang, Hao. 2018. "Water exposure, tensile and fatigue properties of treated hemp reinforced vinyl ester composites ." National Symposium on Polymeric Materials 2017 (NSPM 2017). Selangor, Malaysia 21 - 22 Oct 2017 United States . AIP Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1063/1.5047164
Use of an elasto-plastic model and strain measurements of embedded fibre Bragg grating sensors to detect Mode I delamination crack propagation in woven cloth (0/90) composite materials
Kakei, Ayad Arab, Islam, Mainul, Leng, Jingsong and Epaarachchi, Jayantha A.. 2018. "Use of an elasto-plastic model and strain measurements of embedded fibre Bragg grating sensors to detect Mode I delamination crack propagation in woven cloth (0/90) composite materials." Structural Health Monitoring: an international journal. 17 (2), pp. 363-378. https://doi.org/10.1177/1475921717694812
Determination of coefficient thermal expansion of glass microballoon/vinyl ester syntactic foams
Salleh, Zulzamri, Islam, Md Mainul and Epaarachchi, Jayantha Ananda. 2016. "Determination of coefficient thermal expansion of glass microballoon/vinyl ester syntactic foams." 3rd Advanced Materials Conference (AMC 2016): Advanced Materials for Sustainability and Growth. Langkawi, Malaysia 28 - 29 Nov 2016 Malaysia. AIP Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1063/1.5010477
Thermogravimetry analysis on fused borosilicate syntactic foams
Salleh, Zulzamri, Islam, Md Mainul and Epaarachchi, Jayantha Ananda. 2017. "Thermogravimetry analysis on fused borosilicate syntactic foams." 3rd Advanced Materials Conference (AMC 2016): Advanced Materials for Sustainability and Growth. Langkawi, Malaysia 28 - 29 Nov 2016 Kulim, Kedah, Malaysia. AIP Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1063/1.5010542
Analysis of stress concentration factor for tensile characteristics of syntactic foam using finite element method
Salleh, Zulzamri, Islam, Md Mainul and Epaarachchi, Jayantha Ananda. 2017. "Analysis of stress concentration factor for tensile characteristics of syntactic foam using finite element method." Journal of Research Updates in Polymer Science. 6 (1), pp. 21-32. https://doi.org/10.6000/1929-5995.2017.06.01.4
Vinyl ester/glass microballoon syntactic foams with low density
Salleh, Zulzamri, Islam, Md Mainul, Epaarachchi, Jayantha Ananda and Su, Haibin. 2017. "Vinyl ester/glass microballoon syntactic foams with low density." International Research Journal of Materials Sciences and Applications. 2017 (1), pp. 1-25.
Durability characteristics and property prediction of glass fibre reinforced mixed plastics composites
Bajracharya, Rohan Muni, Manalo, Allan C., Karunasena, Warna and Lau, Kin-tak. 2017. "Durability characteristics and property prediction of glass fibre reinforced mixed plastics composites." Composites Part B: Engineering. 116, pp. 16-29. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2017.02.027
Investigation of the impact properties of glass fibre / HMPP fibre hybrid composite materials for civil infrastructure constructions
Malvern, J. L., Epaarachchi, J. A. and Lau, K. T.. 2011. "Investigation of the impact properties of glass fibre / HMPP fibre hybrid composite materials for civil infrastructure constructions." 18th International Conference on Composite Materials (ICCM-18). Jeju, Korea 21 - 26 Aug 2011 Korea.
Effect of degumming on tussah silk fibre
Ho, M. P., Lau, K. T. and Wang, H.. 2011. "Effect of degumming on tussah silk fibre." Lee, Woo (ed.) 18th International Conference on Composite Materials (ICCM-18). Jeju, Korea 21 - 26 Aug 2011 Seoul, Korea.
Development of hemp fabric reinforced composites
Misnon, Mohd Iqbal. 2016. Development of hemp fabric reinforced composites. PhD Thesis Doctor of Philosophy. University of Southern Queensland.
Identification of distortions to FBG spectrum using FBG fixed filters
Kahandawa, G. C., Epaarachchi, J. A. and Wang, H.. 2011. "Identification of distortions to FBG spectrum using FBG fixed filters." Lee, Woo (ed.) 18th International Conference on Composite Materials (ICCM-18). Jeju, Korea 21 - 26 Aug 2011 Korea.
Mechanical properties of activated carbon (AC) coconut shell reinforced polypropylene composites encapsulated with epoxy resin
Salleh, Z., Islam, M. M., Yusop, M. Y. M. and Idrus, M. A. Munaim M.. 2014. "Mechanical properties of activated carbon (AC) coconut shell reinforced polypropylene composites encapsulated with epoxy resin." Xuan, Li (ed.) 5th International Conference on Chemical, Biological and Environmental Engineering (ICBEE 2013). New Delhi, India 14 - 15 Sep 2013 United States. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apcbee.2014.01.017
Tensile behaviours of activated carbon (AC) coconut shell reinforced recycle polyethylene (PET) hybrid composites
Salleh, Zulzamri, Islam, Md Mainul, Yusop, M. Y. M. and Muhamad, M. S.. 2013. "Tensile behaviours of activated carbon (AC) coconut shell reinforced recycle polyethylene (PET) hybrid composites." 12th International Conference on Frontiers of Polymers and Advanced Materials (ICFPAM 2013). Auckland, New Zealand 08 - 13 Dec 2013
Cure shrinkage in epoxy grouts for grouted repairs
Shamsuddoha, Md, Islam, Md Mainul, Aravinthan, Thiru, Manalo, Allan and Lau, Kin-tak. 2013. "Cure shrinkage in epoxy grouts for grouted repairs." Epaarachchi, Jayantha A., Lau, Alan Kin-tak and Leng, Jinsong (ed.) 4th International Conference on Smart Materials and Nanotechnology in Engineering (SMN 2013). Gold Coast, Australia 10 - 12 Jul 2013 United States. https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2028085
Compressive properties of ceramic microballoon syntactic foams
Salleh, Zulzamri, Islam, Md Mainul and Epaarachchi, Jayantha Ananda. 2014. "Compressive properties of ceramic microballoon syntactic foams." Mashud, Mohammad (ed.) 3rd International Conference on Mechanical, Industrial and Energy Engineering (ICMIEE 2014). Khulna, Bangladesh 26 - 27 Dec 2014 Khulna, Bangladesh.
Compressive, tensile and thermal properties of epoxy grouts subjected to underwater conditioning at elevated temperature
Shamsuddoha, M., Islam, M. M., Aravinthan, T., Manalo, A. and Djukic, L. P.. 2014. "Compressive, tensile and thermal properties of epoxy grouts subjected to underwater conditioning at elevated temperature." Smith, Scott T. (ed.) 23rd Australasian Conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials (ACMSM23). Byron Bay, Australia 09 - 12 Dec 2014 Lismore, Australia.
Development of fracture and damage modeling concepts for composite materials
Kakei, Ayad Arab Ghaidan, Epaarachchi, Jayantha Ananda, Islam, M. Mainul and Leng, Jinsong. 2016. "Development of fracture and damage modeling concepts for composite materials." Epaarachchi, Jayantha Ananda and Kahandawa, Gayan Chanaka (ed.) Structural health monitoring technologies and next-generation smart composite structures. Roca Raton, USA. CRC Press. pp. 341-368
Effect of a nano-fibrous structure on the nanofiber mat's hydrophobicity
Javazmi, L., Khodami, A., Mazrouei-Sebdani, Z. and Epaarachchi, J.. 2016. "Effect of a nano-fibrous structure on the nanofiber mat's hydrophobicity." 2016 International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICONN 2016) . Canberra, Australia 07 - 11 Feb 2016
Integration of textile fabric and coconut shell in particleboard
Misnon, M. I., Bahari, S. A., Islam, M. M. and Epaarachchi, J. A.. 2013. "Integration of textile fabric and coconut shell in particleboard ." Epaarachchi, Jayantha A., Lau, Alan Kin-tak and Leng, Jinsong (ed.) 4th International Conference on Smart Materials and Nanotechnology in Engineering (SMN 2013). Gold Coast, Australia 10 - 12 Jul 2013 United States. https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2027836
Experimental investigation on the interfacial adhesion of date palm fibres with epoxy matrix
Alsaeed, T., Alajmi, A., Yousif, B. F., Ku, H. and Lau, Alan Kin-tak. 2012. "Experimental investigation on the interfacial adhesion of date palm fibres with epoxy matrix." Heslehurst, Rikard Benton and Byrne, Ann (ed.) Composites Australia and the CRC for Advanced Composite Structures Conference 2012: Diversity in Composites. Leura, Australia 15 - 16 Mar 2012 Melbourne, Australia.
Effect of hygrothermal conditioning on the mechanical and thermal properties of epoxy grouts for offshore pipeline rehabilitation
Shamsuddoha, Md, Islam, Md Mainul, Aravinthan, Thiru, Manalo, Allan and Djukic, Luke P.. 2016. "Effect of hygrothermal conditioning on the mechanical and thermal properties of epoxy grouts for offshore pipeline rehabilitation." AIMS Material Science. 3 (3), pp. 832-850. https://doi.org/10.3934/matersci.2016.3.832
Mechanical properties of sandwich composite made of syntactic foam core and GFRP skins
Salleh, Zulzamri, Islam, Md Mainul, Epaarachchi, Jayantha Ananda and Su, Haibin. 2016. "Mechanical properties of sandwich composite made of syntactic foam core and GFRP skins." AIMS Material Science. 3 (4), pp. 1704-1727. https://doi.org/10.3934/matersci.2016.4.1704
Analysis of stress concentration factor around the hole of syntactic foam tensile specimens
Salleh, Z., Islam, M. M. and Epaarachchi, J. A.. 2016. "Analysis of stress concentration factor around the hole of syntactic foam tensile specimens." International Journal of Advances in Science, Engineering and Technology (IJASEAT). 4 (3), pp. 102-106.
Woven hemp fabric reinforced vinyl ester composite: effect of water absorption on the mechanical properties degradation
Misnon, Mohd Iqbal, Islam, Md Mainul, Epaarachchi, Jayantha Ananda, Wang, Hao and Lau, Kin-tak. 2016. "Woven hemp fabric reinforced vinyl ester composite: effect of water absorption on the mechanical properties degradation." International Journal of Advances in Science, Engineering and Technology (IJASEAT). 4 (3), pp. 96-101.
Woven hemp fabric reinforced vinyl ester composite treated with fire retardant
Misnon, Mohd Iqbal, Islam, Md Mainul, Epaarachchi, Jayantha Ananda, Chen, Haizhen and Wang, Hao. 2016. "Woven hemp fabric reinforced vinyl ester composite treated with fire retardant." International Journal of Advances in Science, Engineering and Technology (IJASEAT). 4 (3), pp. 90-95.
Effect of elevated temperature on the tensile properties of recycled mixed plastic waste
Bajracharya, Rohan Muni, Manalo, Allan C., Karunasena, Warna and Lau, Kin-tak. 2014. "Effect of elevated temperature on the tensile properties of recycled mixed plastic waste." Smith, S. T. (ed.) 23rd Australasian Conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials (ACMSM23). Byron Bay, Australia 09 - 12 Dec 2014 Lismore, Australia.
Glass fibre and recycled mixed plastic wastes: recent developments and applications
Bajracharya, Rohan M., Manalo, Allan C., Karunasena, Warna and Lau, Kin-tak. 2014. "Glass fibre and recycled mixed plastic wastes: recent developments and applications." Smith, S. T. (ed.) 23rd Australasian Conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials (ACMSM23). Byron Bay, Australia 09 - 12 Dec 2014 Australia.
Shape memory polymers and their applications
Al Azzawi, W. S., Epaarachchi, Jayantha Ananda, Islam, M. Mainul and Leng, Jinsong. 2016. "Shape memory polymers and their applications." Epaarachchi, Jayantha Ananda and Kahandawa, Gayan Chanaka (ed.) Structural health monitoring technologies and next-generation smart composite structures. Boca Raton, Florida. CRC Press. pp. 447-478
Important aspects of finite element modeling of low density thermo plastic closed cell foams
Thota, N. M., Epaarachchi, J. A. and Lau, K. T.. 2013. "Important aspects of finite element modeling of low density thermo plastic closed cell foams." Mishra, G. C. and Sanskriti, Krishi (ed.) 3rd World Congress on Frontiers of Mechanical, Aerospace and Automotive Engineering (WCFMAAE 2013). New Delhi, India 02 - 03 Feb 2013 New Delhi, India.
Detection and characterisation of delamination damage propagation in woven glass fibre reinforced polymer composite using thermoelastic response mapping
Kakei, Ayad, Epaarachchi, J. A., Islam, Mainul, Leng, J. and Rajic, N.. 2016. "Detection and characterisation of delamination damage propagation in woven glass fibre reinforced polymer composite using thermoelastic response mapping." Composite Structures. 153, pp. 442-450. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2016.06.044
Experimental and theoretical studies on the properties of injection moulded glass fibre reinforced mixed plastics composites
Bajracharya, Rohan Muni, Manalo, Allan C., Karunasena, Warna and Lau, Kin-tak. 2016. "Experimental and theoretical studies on the properties of injection moulded glass fibre reinforced mixed plastics composites." Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 84, pp. 393-405. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesa.2016.02.025
Behaviour of new building products from recycled-mixed plastic wastes
Bajracharya, Rohan Muni, Manalo, Allan C., Karunasena, Warna and Lau, Kin-tak. 2015. "Behaviour of new building products from recycled-mixed plastic wastes." 12th Composites Australia and CRC-ACS Conference 2015: Game On! Winning with Composites. Gold Coast, Australia 21 - 23 Apr 2015
Characterisation of recycled mixed plastic solid wastes: coupon and full-scale investigation
Bajracharya, Rohan Muni, Manalo, Allan C., Karunasena, Warna and Lau, Kin-tak. 2016. "Characterisation of recycled mixed plastic solid wastes: coupon and full-scale investigation." Waste Management. 48, pp. 72-80. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wasman.2015.11.017
Mechanical properties of low density glass microballoon/vinyl ester syntactic foam for marine application
Salleh, Zulzamri, Islam, Md Mainul and Epaarachchi, Jayantha Ananda. 2015. "Mechanical properties of low density glass microballoon/vinyl ester syntactic foam for marine application." 12th Composites Australia and CRC-ACS Conference 2015: Game On! Winning with Composites. Gold Coast, Australia 21 - 23 Apr 2015
Compressive behaviour of low density polymeric syntactic foams
Salleh, Zulzamri, Islam, Md Mainul and Epaarachchi, Jayantha Ananda. 2015. "Compressive behaviour of low density polymeric syntactic foams." Applied Mechanics and Materials. 799-800, pp. 135-139. https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMM.799-800.135
Analyses of woven hemp fabric characteristics for composite reinforcement
Misnon, M. I., Islam, M. M., Epaarachchi, J. A. and Lau, K. T.. 2015. "Analyses of woven hemp fabric characteristics for composite reinforcement." Materials and Design. 66 (A), pp. 82-92. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matdes.2014.10.037
Effects of alkali treatment and elevated temperature on the mechanical properties of bamboo fibre-polyester composites
Manalo, Allan C., Wani, Evans, Zulkarnain, Noor Azwa, Karunasena, Warna and Lau, Kin-tak. 2015. "Effects of alkali treatment and elevated temperature on the mechanical properties of bamboo fibre-polyester composites." Composites Part B: Engineering. 80 (1), pp. 73-83. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2015.05.033
Improvement on the properties of polylactic acid (PLA) using bamboo charcoal particles
Ho, Mei-po, Lau, Kin-tak, Wang, Hao and Hui, David. 2015. "Improvement on the properties of polylactic acid (PLA) using bamboo charcoal particles." Composites Part B: Engineering. 81, pp. 14-25. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2015.05.048
Hemp reinforced composites with alkalization and acetylation fibre treatments
Wang, H., Kabir, M. M. and Lau, K. T.. 2014. "Hemp reinforced composites with alkalization and acetylation fibre treatments." Polymers and Polymer Composites. 22 (3), pp. 247-252. https://doi.org/10.1177/096739111402200
Characterisation of the mechanical properties of pultruded fibre-reinforced polymer tube
Guades, Ernesto, Aravinthan, Thiru and Islam, Md Mainul. 2014. "Characterisation of the mechanical properties of pultruded fibre-reinforced polymer tube." Materials and Design. 63, pp. 305-315. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matdes.2014.06.018
Evaluation of the blunt thoracic trauma caused by solid sports ball impacts
Thota, Narasimha, Epaarachchi, Jayantha and Lau, Kin Tak. 2015. "Evaluation of the blunt thoracic trauma caused by solid sports ball impacts." Journal of Biomechanical Science and Engineering. 10 (2). https://doi.org/10.1299/jbse.14-00264
Natural composites for bettering the environment [Keynote]
Lau, Alan K. T.. 2012. "Natural composites for bettering the environment [Keynote]." BIT's 1st Annual World Congress of Advanced Materials (WCAM 2012):Innovation, Cutting-Edge, and Smartness . Beijing, China 06 - 08 Jun 2012
Viscous criterion and its relation with the projectile-thorax energy interactions
Thota, Narasimha, Epaarachchi, Jayantha and Lau, Kin Tak. 2014. "Viscous criterion and its relation with the projectile-thorax energy interactions." 8th Australasian Congress on Applied Mechanics (ACAM 8). Melbourne, Australia 24 - 28 Nov 2014
Evaluation of the blunt thoracic trauma due to baseball impacts – review of the Blunt Criterion
Thota, Narasimha M., Epaarachchi, Jayantha A. and Lau, Kin Tak. 2014. "Evaluation of the blunt thoracic trauma due to baseball impacts – review of the Blunt Criterion." 8th Australasian Congress on Applied Mechanics (ACAM 8). Melbourne, Australia 24 - 28 Nov 2014
Effect of energy absorbing mechanisms on the blunt thoracic trauma caused by ballistic impacts
Thota, Narasimha M., Epaarachchi, Jayantha A. and Lau, Kin Tak. 2014. "Effect of energy absorbing mechanisms on the blunt thoracic trauma caused by ballistic impacts." 8th Australasian Congress on Applied Mechanics (ACAM 8). Melbourne, Australia 24 - 28 Nov 2014
Review of anthropomorphic test dummies for the evaluation of thoracic trauma due to blunt ballistic impacts
Thota, Narasimha M., Epaarachchi, Jayantha A. and Lau, Kin Tak. 2014. "Review of anthropomorphic test dummies for the evaluation of thoracic trauma due to blunt ballistic impacts." 8th Australasian Congress on Applied Mechanics (ACAM 8). Melbourne, Australia 24 - 28 Nov 2014
Impact location determination on thin laminated composite plates using an NIR-FBG sensor system
Hafizi, Z. M., Epaarachchi, J. and Lau, K. T.. 2015. "Impact location determination on thin laminated composite plates using an NIR-FBG sensor system." Measurement. 61, pp. 51-57. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.measurement.2014.08.040
Signal monitoring system for monitoring strain applied to a composite component
Kahandawa Appuhamillage, Gayan Chanaka, Epaarachchi, Jayantha and Wang, Hao. 2015. Signal monitoring system for monitoring strain applied to a composite component. US Patent No. 9063032 B2/23rd June 2015
Recent research trend in marine engineering materials (Keynote lecture)
Lau, Kin-Tak. 2010. "Recent research trend in marine engineering materials (Keynote lecture) ." 160th Eastern Forum of Sciences and Technology . Shanghai, China 20 - 21 Sep 2011
CAE simulation based methodology for airbag compliant vehicle front protection system development
Thota, Narasimha, Epaarachchi, Jayantha and Lau, Kin Tak. 2013. "CAE simulation based methodology for airbag compliant vehicle front protection system development." International Journal of Vehicle Structures and Systems. 5 (3-4), pp. 95-104. https://doi.org/10.4273/ijvss.5.3-4.04
Potentiality of utilising natural textile materials for engineering composites applications
Misnon, Mohd Iqbal, Islam, Md Mainul, Epaarachchi, Jayantha Ananda and Lau, Kin-tak. 2014. "Potentiality of utilising natural textile materials for engineering composites applications." Materials and Design. 59, pp. 359-368. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matdes.2014.03.022
Development and validation of a thorax surrogate FE model for assessment of trauma due to high speed blunt impacts
Thota, Narasimha, Epaarachchi, Jayantha and Lau, Kin-Tak. 2014. "Development and validation of a thorax surrogate FE model for assessment of trauma due to high speed blunt impacts." Journal of Biomechanical Science and Engineering. 9 (1), pp. 08-1. https://doi.org/10.1299/jbse.2014jbse0008
Glass-fibre reinforced recycled mixed plastics (GMP): totally recyclable and renewable composites
Bajracharya, Rohan Muni, Manalo, Allan, Karunasena, Karu and Lau, Kin-tak. 2014. "Glass-fibre reinforced recycled mixed plastics (GMP): totally recyclable and renewable composites." IEEE Australia and New Zealand Student and Young Professional Congress (ANZSCON 2014). Brisbane, Australia 03 - 05 Jul 2014
Optimization effect of micro hardness by nanoclay clusters in nanoclay/epoxy composites
Lam, Chun-Ki and Lau, Kin-Tak. 2009. "Optimization effect of micro hardness by nanoclay clusters in nanoclay/epoxy composites ." Journal of Thermoplastic Composite Materials. 22 (2), pp. 213-225. https://doi.org/10.1177/0892705708091856
Polycarbonate-carbon nanofibers composites: an electron spin resonance study
Chipara, Mircea, Brittain, Wiliam J., Lau, Kin-Tak and Chipara, Magdalena Dorina. 2008. "Polycarbonate-carbon nanofibers composites: an electron spin resonance study ." Polymers and Polymer Composites. 16 (8), pp. 519-526.
Chemical treatments on hemp fibre composites
Wang, Hao, Kabir, Mazed and Lau, K. T.. 2013. "Chemical treatments on hemp fibre composites." Wang, Xungai (ed.) Fiber Society Spring 2013 Technical Conference (FS 2013): Advancing Scientific Knowledge Pertaining to Fibers and Fibrous Materials. Geelong, Australia 22 - 24 May 2013 Raleigh, NC. United States.
Analysis of heat-treated bovine cortical bone by thermal gravimetric and nanoindentation
Lau, Mei-ling, Lau, Kin-tak, Ku, Harry, Cardona, Francisco and Lee, Joong-Hee. 2013. "Analysis of heat-treated bovine cortical bone by thermal gravimetric and nanoindentation ." Composites Part B: Engineering. 55, pp. 447-452. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2013.06.027
An investigation of acoustic emission signal attenuation for monitoring of progressive failure in fiberglass reinforced composite laminates
Hafizi, Z. M., Epaarachchi, J. and Lau, K. T.. 2013. "An investigation of acoustic emission signal attenuation for monitoring of progressive failure in fiberglass reinforced composite laminates ." International Journal of Automotive and Mechanical Engineering. 8 (1), pp. 1442-1456. https://doi.org/10.15282/ijame.8.2013.31.0119
Effects of processing conditions of poly(methylmethacrylate) encapsulated liquid curing agent on the properties of self-healing composites
Li, Qi, Mishra, Ananta Kumar, Kim, Nam Hoon, Kuila, Tapas, Lau, Kin-tak and Lee, Joong Hee. 2013. "Effects of processing conditions of poly(methylmethacrylate) encapsulated liquid curing agent on the properties of self-healing composites ." Composites Part B: Engineering. 49, pp. 6-15. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2013.01.011
Hemp and hemp-based composites
Wang, Hao and Lau, Alan K.T.. 2013. "Hemp and hemp-based composites." Thakur, Vijay Kumar (ed.) Green composites from natural resources. Boca Raton, FL. United States. CRC Press. pp. 63-94
An overview of mechanical properties and durability of glass-fibre reinforced recycled mixed plastic waste composites
Bajracharya, Rohan Muni, Manalo, Allan C., Karunasena, Warna and Lau, Kin-tak. 2014. "An overview of mechanical properties and durability of glass-fibre reinforced recycled mixed plastic waste composites." Materials and Design. 62, pp. 98-112. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matdes.2014.04.081
Tensile properties of glass fibre reinforced recycled mixed plastic composites
Bajracharya, Rohan Muni, Manalo, Allan C., Karunasena, Warna and Lau, Kin-tak. 2014. "Tensile properties of glass fibre reinforced recycled mixed plastic composites." Australasian Composites Conference (CA 2014): Materials for a Lighter and Smarter World. Newcastle, Australia 07 - 09 Apr 2014 Melbourne, Australia.
Mechanical and thermal properties of jute fibre reinforced composites
Kabir, Mohammad Mazedul, Islam, Md Mainul and Wang, Hao. 2013. "Mechanical and thermal properties of jute fibre reinforced composites." Journal of Multifunctional Composites. 1 (1), pp. 71-77. https://doi.org/10.12783/issn.2168-4286/1.1/Islam
Effectiveness of using fibre-reinforced polymer composites for underwater steel pipeline repairs
Shamsuddoha, Md, Islam, Md Mainul, Aravinthan, Thiru, Manalo, Allan and Lau, Kin-tak. 2013. "Effectiveness of using fibre-reinforced polymer composites for underwater steel pipeline repairs." Composite Structures. 100, pp. 40-54. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2012.12.019
Prediction of obsolete FBG sensor using ANN for efficient and robust operation of SHM systems
Kahandawa, Gayan C., Epaarachchi, Jayantha A., Wang, Hao and Lau, K. T.. 2013. "Prediction of obsolete FBG sensor using ANN for efficient and robust operation of SHM systems." 4th Asia-Pacific Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring (APWSHM 2012). Melbourne, Australia 05 - 07 Dec 2012 Zurich, Switzerland. https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/KEM.558.546
Mechanical properties of bamboo fiber-polyester composites
Manalo, A. C., Karunasena, W. and Lau, K. T.. 2013. "Mechanical properties of bamboo fiber-polyester composites." Samali, Bijan, Attard, Mario and Song, Chongmin (ed.) 22nd Australasian Conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials (ACMSM22). Sydney, Australia 11 - 14 Dec 2012 Leiden, Netherlands.
Smart structure for small wind turbine blade
Supeni, E. E., Epaarachchi, J. A., Islam, M. M. and Lau, K. T.. 2013. "Smart structure for small wind turbine blade." Epaarachchi, Jayantha A., Lau, Alan Kin-tak and Leng, Jinsong (ed.) 4th International Conference on Smart Materials and Nanotechnology in Engineering (SMN 2013). Gold Coast, Australia 10 - 12 Jul 2013 United States. https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2027725
Mechanical properties of epoxy grouts for structural repair
Shamsuddoha, M., Islam, M. M., Aravinthan, T., Manalo, A. C. and Lau, K. T.. 2013. "Mechanical properties of epoxy grouts for structural repair." Samali, Bijan, Attard, Mario M. and Song, Chongmin (ed.) 22nd Australasian Conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials (ACMSM22). Sydney, Australia 11 - 14 Dec 2012 London, United Kingdom.
Structural evaluation of concrete expanded polystyrene sandwich panels for slab applications
Bajracharya, R. M., Lokuge, W. P., Karunasena, W., Lau, K. T. and Mosallam, A. S.. 2013. "Structural evaluation of concrete expanded polystyrene sandwich panels for slab applications." Samali, Bijan, Attard, Mario M. and Song, Chongmin (ed.) 22nd Australasian Conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials (ACMSM22). Sydney, Australia 11 - 14 Dec 2012 London, United Kingdom.
Effect of coarse filler on shrinkages and dynamic mechanical properties of epoxy grouts
Shamsuddoha, Md, Islam, Md Mainul, Aravinthan, Thiru, Manalo, Allan and Lau, Kin-Tak. 2014. "Effect of coarse filler on shrinkages and dynamic mechanical properties of epoxy grouts." Journal of Multifunctional Composites. 2 (1), pp. 61-66. https://doi.org/10.12783/issn.2168-4286/2.1/
Sustainable composites
Yousif, Belal F., Islam, Md Mainul and Salit, Mohd Sapuan. 2013. "Sustainable composites." Advances in Materials Science and Engineering. https://doi.org/10.1155/2013/142718
Embedded fibre optic sensors under multi-axial loading: a pilot study
Peauril, J., Epaarachchi, J., Lau, K. T. and Wang, H.. 2013. "Embedded fibre optic sensors under multi-axial loading: a pilot study." Epaarachchi, Jayantha A. , Lau, Alan Kin-tak and Leng, Jinsong (ed.) 4th International Conference on Smart Materials and Nanotechnology in Engineering (SMN 2013). Gold Coast, Australia 10 - 12 Jul 2013 Bellingham, WA. United States. https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2027958
NIR fibre bragg grating as dynamic sensor: an application of 1D digital wavelet analysis for signal denoising
Hafizi, Z. M., Kahandawa, G. C., Epaarachchi, J., Lau, K. T., Canning, J. and Cook, K.. 2013. "NIR fibre bragg grating as dynamic sensor: an application of 1D digital wavelet analysis for signal denoising ." Epaarachchi, Jayantha A. , Lau, Alan Kin-tak and Leng, Jinsong (ed.) 4th International Conference on Smart Materials and Nanotechnology in Engineering (SMN 2013). Gold Coast, Australia 10 - 12 Jul 2013 Bellingham, WA. United States. https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2026668
Characterisation of mechanical and thermal properties of epoxy grouts for composite repair of steel pipelines
Shamsuddoha, Md, Islam, Md Mainul, Aravinthan, Thiru, Manalo, Allan and Lau, Kin-tak. 2013. "Characterisation of mechanical and thermal properties of epoxy grouts for composite repair of steel pipelines." Materials and Design. 52, pp. 315-327. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matdes.2013.05.068
Study on compressive properties of syntactic foams for marine applications
Salleh, Z., Islam, M. M. and Ku, H.. 2014. "Study on compressive properties of syntactic foams for marine applications." Journal of Multifunctional Composites. 2 (1), pp. 21-27. https://doi.org/10.12783/issn.2168-4286/2.1/Salleh
Indexing damage using distortion of embedded FBG sensor response spectra
Kahandawa, Gayan C., Epaarachchi, Jayantha A. and Lau, K. T.. 2013. "Indexing damage using distortion of embedded FBG sensor response spectra ." Epaarachchi, Jayantha A. , Lau, Alan Kin-tak and Leng, Jinsong (ed.) 4th International Conference on Smart Materials and Nanotechnology in Engineering (SMN 2013). Gold Coast, Australia 10 - 12 Jul 2013 Bellingham, WA. United States. https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2027945
Extraction and processing of real time strain of embedded FBG sensors using a fixed filter FBG circuit and an artificial neural network
Kahandawa, Gayan C., Epaarachchi, Jayantha, Wang, Hao, Canning, John and Lau, K. T.. 2013. "Extraction and processing of real time strain of embedded FBG sensors using a fixed filter FBG circuit and an artificial neural network." Measurement. 46 (10), pp. 4045-4051. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.measurement.2013.07.029
Development of artificial neural network model in predicting performance of the smart wind turbine blade
Supeni, E. E., Epaarachchi, J. A., Islam, M. M. and Lau, K. T.. 2013. "Development of artificial neural network model in predicting performance of the smart wind turbine blade." 3rd Malaysian Postgraduate Conference (MPC 2013). Sydney, Australia 04 - 05 Jul 2013 Sydney, Australia.
Textile material forms for reinforcement materials: a review
Misnon, M. I., Islam, M. M., Epaarachchi, J. and Lau, K. T.. 2013. "Textile material forms for reinforcement materials: a review." 3rd Malaysian Postgraduate Conference (MPC 2013). Sydney, Australia 04 - 05 Jul 2013 Sydney, Australia.
Wave propogation scattering due to defect on thin composite plates
Hafizi, Z. M., Epaarachchi, J. and Lau, K. T.. 2013. "Wave propogation scattering due to defect on thin composite plates." 3rd Malaysian Postgraduate Conference (MPC 2013). Sydney, Australia 04 - 05 Jul 2013 Sydney, Australia.
Tensile behaviours of activated carbon coconut shell filled epoxy composites
Salleh, Z., Islam, M. M. and Ku, H.. 2013. "Tensile behaviours of activated carbon coconut shell filled epoxy composites." Noor, M. M., Rahman, M. M. and Ismail, J. (ed.) 3rd Malaysian Postgraduate Conference (MPC 2013). Sydney, Australia 04 - 05 Jul 2013 Sydney, Australia.
Estimation of strain of distorted FBG sensor spectra using a fixed FBG filter circuit and an artificial neural network
Kahandawa, Gayan C., Epaarachchi, Jayantha, Lau, K. T. and Canning, John. 2013. "Estimation of strain of distorted FBG sensor spectra using a fixed FBG filter circuit and an artificial neural network ." Palaniswami, M., Leckie, C., Kanhere, S. and Gubbi, J. (ed.) IEEE 8th International Conference on Intelligent Sensors, Sensor Networks and Information Processing (ISSNIP 2013): Sensing the Future. Melbourne, Australia 02 - 05 Apr 2013 Piscataway, NJ. United States. https://doi.org/10.1109/ISSNIP.2013.6529770
Effect of the energy absorbing mechanisms on the blunt thoracic trauma caused by a typical foam projectile
Thota, Narasimha M., Epaarachchi, Jayantha A. and Lau, Kin-tak. 2013. "Effect of the energy absorbing mechanisms on the blunt thoracic trauma caused by a typical foam projectile." Mishra, G. C. and Sanskriti, Krishi (ed.) 3rd World Congress on Frontiers of Mechanical, Aerospace and Automotive Engineering (WCFMAAE 2013). New Delhi, India 02 - 03 Feb 2013 New Delhi, India.
Effect of the foam embellishments on the pedestrian safety of the vehicle front protection systems
Thota, N. M., Epaarachchi, J. A. and Lau, K. T.. 2013. "Effect of the foam embellishments on the pedestrian safety of the vehicle front protection systems." Mishra, G. C. and Sanskriti, Krishi (ed.) 3rd World Congress on Frontiers of Mechanical, Aerospace and Automotive Engineering (WCFMAAE 2013). New Delhi, India 02 - 03 Feb 2013 New Delhi, India.
Effects of chemical treatments on hemp fibre structure
Kabir, M. M., Wang, H., Lau, K. T. and Cardona, F.. 2013. "Effects of chemical treatments on hemp fibre structure." Applied Surface Science. 276, pp. 13-23. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apsusc.2013.02.086
Tensile properties of chemically treated hemp fibres as reinforcement for composites
Kabir, M. M., Wang, H., Lau, K. T. and Cardona, F.. 2013. "Tensile properties of chemically treated hemp fibres as reinforcement for composites." Composites Part B: Engineering. 53, pp. 362-368. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2013.05.048
Damage modelling of repeatedly impacted square fibre reinforced polymer composite tube
Guades, Ernesto, Aravinthan, Thiru, Manalo, Allan and Islam, Mainul. 2013. "Damage modelling of repeatedly impacted square fibre reinforced polymer composite tube." Materials and Design. 47, pp. 687-697. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matdes.2012.12.051
Nafion-peptized laponite clay nanocomposite membrane for PEMFC
Mishra, Ananta Kumar, Bae, Seon-Hyeong, Kim, Nam Hoon, Lau, Kin-tak and Lee, Joong Hee. 2012. "Nafion-peptized laponite clay nanocomposite membrane for PEMFC ." Lau, Alan K-T, Srivatsan, T. S., Bhattacharyya, Debes, Zhang, Ming Qiu and Ho, Mabel M. P. (ed.) 20th International Symposium on Processing and Fabrication of Advanced Materials (PFAM 20). Hong Kong 15 - 18 Dec 2011 Zurich, Switzerland . https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMR.410.148
Fibre composites for high pressure pipeline repairs, in-air and subsea: an overview
Shamsuddoha, Md, Islam, Md Mainul, Aravinthan, Thiru, Manalo, Allan, Lau, Kin-tak and Elder, David. 2012. "Fibre composites for high pressure pipeline repairs, in-air and subsea: an overview." Ueda, Tamon (ed.) 3rd Asia-Pacific Conference on FRP in Structures (APFIS 2012). Sapporo, Japan 02 - 04 Feb 2012 Hokkaido, Japan.
Behaviour of pultruded FRP hollow sections under eccentric loading
Islam, Md Mainul, Aravinthan, Thiru and Williams, Paul Garreth. 2012. "Behaviour of pultruded FRP hollow sections under eccentric loading." Monti, Georgio (ed.) 6th International Conference on FRP Composites in Civil Engineering (CICE 2012). Rome, Italy 13 - 15 Jun 2012 Rome, Italy.
Silk fibers and their unidirectional polymer composites
Ahmed, Mansur, Islam, Md Saiful, Ahsan, Qumrul and Islam, Md Mainul. 2012. "Silk fibers and their unidirectional polymer composites." Thomas, Sabu, Ninan, Neethu, Mohan, Mohan and Francis, Elizabeth (ed.) Natural polymers, biopolymers, biomaterials, and their composites, blends, and IPNs. Oakville, ON. Canada . Apple Academic Press (CRC Press). pp. 79-90
Non-velocity based analysis of passive ultrasonic signal for source location detection in composite plates: a pilot study
Hafizi, Z. M., Epaarachchi, J., Nizwan, C. K. E. and Lau, K. T.. 2012. "Non-velocity based analysis of passive ultrasonic signal for source location detection in composite plates: a pilot study." 1st International Conference of Mechanical Engineering Research (ICMER 2011). Kuantan, Malaysia 05 - 07 Dec 2011 Bristol, United Kingdom . https://doi.org/10.1088/1757-899X/36/1/012008
Modal acoustic emission investigation for progressive failure monitoring in thin composite plates under tensile test
Hafizi, Mohd Zohari, Epaarachchi, Jayantha Ananda and Lau, K. T.. 2013. "Modal acoustic emission investigation for progressive failure monitoring in thin composite plates under tensile test." Key Engineering Materials. 558 (558), pp. 65-75. https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/KEM.558.65
Optimized FBG sensor network for efficient detection of a delamination in FRP structures
Kahandawa, G. C., Epaarachchi, J. A., Wang, H. and Lau, K. T.. 2012. "Optimized FBG sensor network for efficient detection of a delamination in FRP structures." Jaafar, M., Azura, A. R., Leong, K. H. and Leong, A. Y. L. (ed.) 8th Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials (ACCM 2012): Composites: Enabling Tomorrow's Industry Today. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 06 - 08 Nov 2012 Kowloon, Hong Kong.
Detecting delamination in a composite structure using an embedded FBG-AE hybrid system
Kahandawa, G. C., Hafizi, Z. M., Epaarachchi, J. and Lau, K. T.. 2012. "Detecting delamination in a composite structure using an embedded FBG-AE hybrid system." Kotousov, Andrei (ed.) 7th Australasian Congress on Applied Mechanics (ACAM 2012). Adelaide, Australia 09 - 12 Dec 2012 Canberra, Australia.
Modelling of tensile properties glass powder/epoxy composites post-cured in an oven and in microwaves
Ku, H., Epaarachchi, J., Trada, M. and Wong, P.. 2013. "Modelling of tensile properties glass powder/epoxy composites post-cured in an oven and in microwaves ." Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites. 32 (10), pp. 689-699. https://doi.org/10.1177/0731684412475333
Fabrication process optimization of hemp fibre reinforced polypropylene composites
Yan, Z. L., Wang, H., Lau, K. T., Zhang, J. C., Zhang, H. and Ding, Y.. 2012. "Fabrication process optimization of hemp fibre reinforced polypropylene composites." Jaafar, M., Azura, A. R., Leong, K. H. and Leong, A. Y L. (ed.) 8th Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials (ACCM 2012): Composites: Enabling Tomorrow's Industry Today. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 06 - 08 Nov 2012 Kowloon, Hong Kong.
Mechanical properties of a bamboo charcoal reinforced polylactic acid composite
Ho, M. P., Wang, H., Lau, K. T., Jayaraman, K. and Bhattacharyya, D.. 2012. "Mechanical properties of a bamboo charcoal reinforced polylactic acid composite." Jaafar, M., Azura, A. R., Leong, K. H. and Leong, A. Y. (ed.) 8th Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials (ACCM 2012): Composites: Enabling Tomorrow's Industry Today. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 06 - 08 Nov 2012 Kowloon, Hong Kong.
An investigation of effective detection length of a localized micro-failure in a laminated thin composite plate using FBG sensor integrated AE system
Hafizi, Z. M., Epaarachchi, J. and Lau, K. T.. 2012. "An investigation of effective detection length of a localized micro-failure in a laminated thin composite plate using FBG sensor integrated AE system." Jaafar, M., Azura, A. R., Leong, K. H. and Leong, A. Y. L. (ed.) 8th Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials (ACCM 2012): Composites: Enabling Tomorrow's Industry Today. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 06 - 08 Nov 2012 Kowloon, Hong Kong.
A pilot study on flexural properties of epoxy nanoclay reinforced composites
Ku, H., Fung, S. Y., Islam, M., Li, X. and Chong, Y. P.. 2013. "A pilot study on flexural properties of epoxy nanoclay reinforced composites ." Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites. 32 (2), pp. 96-104. https://doi.org/10.1177/0731684412459246
Development of smart wind turbine blades
Supeni, E. E., Epaarachchi, J. A., Islam, M. M. and Lau, K. T.. 2012. "Development of smart wind turbine blades." Jaafar, M., Azura, A. R., Leong, K. H and Leong, A. Y. L (ed.) 8th Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials (ACCM 2012): Composites: Enabling Tomorrow's Industry Today. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 06 - 08 Nov 2012 Kowloon, Hong Kong.
Thermal properties and structure conformation on silkworm silk fibre
Ho, Mei-po, Wang, Hao and Lau, Kin-tak. 2012. "Thermal properties and structure conformation on silkworm silk fibre." Heslehurst, Rikard Benton and Byrne, Ann (ed.) Composites Australia and the CRC for Advanced Composite Structures Conference 2012: Diversity in Composites. Leura, Australia 15 - 16 Mar 2012 Melbourne, Australia.
Compressive properties of chemically-treated hemp fibre reinforced composites
Kabir, Mohammad Mazedul, Wang, Hao, Lau, Alan, Cardona, Francisco and Aravinthan, Thiru. 2012. "Compressive properties of chemically-treated hemp fibre reinforced composites." Heslehurst, Rikard Benton and Byrne, Ann (ed.) Composites Australia and the CRC for Advanced Composite Structures Conference 2012: Diversity in Composites. Leura, Australia 15 - 16 Mar 2012 Melbourne, Australia.
Stiffness of FRP pultruded tubes under repeated axial impacts
Guades, Ernesto J., Aravinthan, Thiru, Islam, Md. Mainul and Manalo, Allan C.. 2012. "Stiffness of FRP pultruded tubes under repeated axial impacts." Ueda, Tamon (ed.) 3rd Asia-Pacific Conference on FRP in Structures (APFIS 2012). Sapporo, Japan 02 - 04 Feb 2012 Hokkaido, Japan.
Develop and validate a biomechanical surrogate of the human thorax using corrugated sheets: a feasibility study
Thota, Narasimha Murthy, Eepaarachchi, Jayantha A. and Lau, K. T.. 2012. "Develop and validate a biomechanical surrogate of the human thorax using corrugated sheets: a feasibility study." 7th Australasian Congress on Applied Mechanics (ACAM 2012). Adelaide, Australia 09 - 12 Dec 2012 Canberra, Australia.
Effects of energy level and impact repetitions on the impact fatigue behaviour and post-impact flexural properties of square FRP pultruded tubes
Guades, E. J., Aravinthan, T., Manalo, A. C. and Islam, M. M.. 2013. "Effects of energy level and impact repetitions on the impact fatigue behaviour and post-impact flexural properties of square FRP pultruded tubes." Samali, Bijan, Attard, Mario M. and Song, Chongmin (ed.) 22nd Australasian Conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials (ACMSM22). Sydney, Australia 11 - 14 Dec 2012 London, United Kingdom.
Use of fixed wavelength Fibre-Bragg Grating (FBG) filters to capture time domain data from the distorted spectrum of an embedded FBG sensor to estimate strain with an artificial neural network
Kahandawa, G. C., Epaarachchi, J. A., Wang, H., Followell, D. and Birt, P.. 2013. "Use of fixed wavelength Fibre-Bragg Grating (FBG) filters to capture time domain data from the distorted spectrum of an embedded FBG sensor to estimate strain with an artificial neural network." Sensors and Actuators A: Physical. 194, pp. 1-7. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sna.2012.12.028
Sandwich composites made of syntactic foam core and paper skin: manufacturing and mechanical behavior
Islam, Md Mainul and Kim, Ho Sung. 2012. "Sandwich composites made of syntactic foam core and paper skin: manufacturing and mechanical behavior." Journal of Sandwich Structures and Materials. 14 (1), pp. 111-127. https://doi.org/10.1177/1099636211413564
Measurements of heat treatment effects on bovine cortical bones by nanoindentation and compression testing
Lau, Mei-Ling, Lau, Kin-Tak, Ku, Harry, Bahattacharyya, Debes and Yao, Yan-Dong. 2012. "Measurements of heat treatment effects on bovine cortical bones by nanoindentation and compression testing." Journal of Biomaterials and Nanobiotechnology. 3 (1), pp. 105-113. https://doi.org/10.4236/jbnb.2012.31014
Design of smart structures for wind turbine blades
Supeni, E. E., Epaarachchi, J. A., Islam, M. M. and Lau, K. T.. 2012. "Design of smart structures for wind turbine blades." Noor, M. M., Rahman, M. M. and Ismail, J. (ed.) 2nd Malaysian Postgraduate Conference (MPC 2012). Gold Coast, Australia 07 - 09 Jul 2012 Sydney, Australia.
A study on the dynamic mechanical properties of silk fibre composites
Ho, Mei-po, Wang, Hao, Ho, Chun-kit and Lau, Kin-tak. 2012. "A study on the dynamic mechanical properties of silk fibre composites." Advanced Materials Research. 410, pp. 106-109. https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMR.410.106
Duct noise control by using very light composite plate
Choy, Y. S., Liu, Y. and Lau, K. T.. 2012. "Duct noise control by using very light composite plate." Advanced Materials Research. 410, pp. 361-365. https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMR.410.361
Effect of degumming time on silkworm silk fibre for biodegradable polymer composites
Ho, Mei-po, Wang, Hao and Lau, Kin-tak. 2012. "Effect of degumming time on silkworm silk fibre for biodegradable polymer composites." Applied Surface Science. 258 (8), pp. 3948-3955. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apsusc.2011.12.068
Chemical treatments on plant-based natural fibre reinforced polymer composites: an overview
Kabir, M. M., Wang, H., Lau, K. T. and Cardona, F.. 2012. "Chemical treatments on plant-based natural fibre reinforced polymer composites: an overview ." Composites Part B: Engineering. 43 (7), pp. 2883-2892. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2012.04.053
Interfacial bonding and degumming effects on silk fibre/polymer biocomposites
Ho, Mei-po, Wang, Hao, Lau, Kin-tak, Lee, Joong-hee and Hui, David. 2012. "Interfacial bonding and degumming effects on silk fibre/polymer biocomposites ." Composites Part B: Engineering. 43 (7), pp. 2801-2812. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2012.04.042
Experimental investigation on the behaviour of square FRP composite tubes under repeated axial impact
Guades, Ernesto, Aravinthan, Thiru, Manalo, Allan and Islam, Mainul. 2013. "Experimental investigation on the behaviour of square FRP composite tubes under repeated axial impact." Composite Structures. 97, pp. 211-221. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2012.10.033
Signal monitoring system and methods of operating same
Kahandawa, Gayan Chanaka, Epaarachchi, Jayantha and Wang, Hao. 2013. Signal monitoring system and methods of operating same. WO/2013/151607
A review on the driving performance of FRP composite piles
Guades, Ernesto, Aravinthan, Thiru, Islam, Mainul and Manalo, Allan. 2012. "A review on the driving performance of FRP composite piles." Composite Structures. 94 (6), pp. 1932-1942. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2012.02.004
Design of an impact resistant glass fibre/epoxy composites using short silk fibres
Ho, Mei-po and Lau, Kin-tak. 2012. "Design of an impact resistant glass fibre/epoxy composites using short silk fibres." Materials and Design. 35 (1), pp. 664-669. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matdes.2011.10.003
Modal analysis of high frequency acoustic signal approach for progressive failure monitoring in thin composite plates
Hafizi, Z. M., Epaarachchi, J. and Lau, K. T.. 2012. "Modal analysis of high frequency acoustic signal approach for progressive failure monitoring in thin composite plates." 2nd Malaysian Postgraduate Conference (MPC 2012). Gold Coast, Australia 07 - 09 Jul 2012 Sydney, Australia.
A critical review on the manufacturing processes in relation to the properties of nanoclay/polymer composites
Albdiry, M. T., Yousif, B. F., Ku, H. and Lau, K. T.. 2013. "A critical review on the manufacturing processes in relation to the properties of nanoclay/polymer composites." Journal of Composite Materials. 47 (9), pp. 1093-1115. https://doi.org/10.1177/0021998312445592
Reinforcement of polypropylene with hemp fibres
Yan, Z. L., Wang, H., Lau, K. T., Pather, S., Zhang, J. C., Lin, G. and Ding, Y.. 2013. "Reinforcement of polypropylene with hemp fibres." Composites Part B: Engineering. 46, pp. 221-226. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2012.09.027
A potential material for tissue engineering: silkworm silk/PLA biocomposite
Cheung, Hoi-Yan, Lau, Kin-tak, Tao, Xiao-Ming and Hui, David. 2008. "A potential material for tissue engineering: silkworm silk/PLA biocomposite ." Composites Part B: Engineering. 39 (6), pp. 1026-1033. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2007.11.009
Sonication effect on the mechanical properties of MWCNTs reinforced natural rubber
Tarawneh, Mou’ad A., Ahmad, Sahrim Hj., EhNoum, SeYong and Lau, Kin-tak. 2013. "Sonication effect on the mechanical properties of MWCNTs reinforced natural rubber." Journal of Composite Materials. 47 (5), pp. 579-585. https://doi.org/10.1177/0021998312443394
Critical factors on manufacturing processes of natural fibre composites
Ho, Mei-po, Wang, Hao, Lee, Joong-Hee, Ho, Chun-kit, Lau, Kin-tak, Leng, Jinsong and Hui, David. 2012. "Critical factors on manufacturing processes of natural fibre composites." Composites Part B: Engineering. 43 (8), pp. 3549-3562. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2011.10.001
Micro-crack behavior of carbon fiber reinforced thermoplastic modified epoxy composites for cryogenic applications
He, Yu-xin, Li, Qi, Kuila, Tapas, Kim, Nam Hoon, Jiang, Tongwu, Lau, Kin-tak and Lee, Joong Hee. 2013. "Micro-crack behavior of carbon fiber reinforced thermoplastic modified epoxy composites for cryogenic applications." Composites Part B: Engineering. 44 (1), pp. 533-539. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2012.03.014
Effect of silk fiber to the mechanical and thermal properties of its biodegradable composites
Ho, Mei-Po, Wang, Hao, Lau, Kin-Tak and Leng, Jinsong. 2013. "Effect of silk fiber to the mechanical and thermal properties of its biodegradable composites ." Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 127 (4), pp. 2389-2396. https://doi.org/10.1002/app.37539
Mechanical properties of chemically-treated hemp fibre reinforced sandwich composites
Kabir, M. M., Wang, H., Lau, K. T., Cardona, F. and Aravinthan, T.. 2012. "Mechanical properties of chemically-treated hemp fibre reinforced sandwich composites." Composites Part B: Engineering. 43 (2), pp. 159-169. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2011.06.003
Compressive strength characterization of polyester based fillers
Sirimanna, Chamila Sampath, Lokuge, Weena, Islam, Md Mainul and Aravinthan, Thiru. 2012. "Compressive strength characterization of polyester based fillers." Advanced Materials Research. https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMR.410.32
Use of FBG sensors for SHM in aerospace structures
Kahandawa, Gayan C., Epaarachchi, Jayantha, Wang, Hao and Lau, K. T.. 2012. "Use of FBG sensors for SHM in aerospace structures." Photonic Sensors. 2 (3), pp. 203-214. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13320-012-0065-4
Development of composite plate for compact silencer design
Choy, Y. S., Liu, Y., Cheung, H. Y., Xi, Q. and Lau, K. T.. 2012. "Development of composite plate for compact silencer design ." Journal of Sound and Vibration. 331 (10), pp. 2348-2364. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsv.2011.12.023
The effect of fibre chemical treatments on hemp reinforced composites
Wang, H., Kabir, M. M. and Lau, K. T.. 2011. "The effect of fibre chemical treatments on hemp reinforced composites ." 18th International Conference on Composite Materials (ICCM-18). Jeju, Korea 21 - 26 Aug 2011 Seoul, Korea.
Introduction to multifunctional polymer nanocomposites
Leng, Jinsong, Li, Jianjun and Lau, Alan kin-tak. 2011. "Introduction to multifunctional polymer nanocomposites." Leng, Jinsong and Lau, Alan kin-tak (ed.) Multifunctional polymer nanocomposites. Boca Raton, FL. United States. CRC Press. pp. 1-18
Driveability of composite piles
Guades, E. J., Aravinthan, T. and Islam, M. M.. 2011. "Driveability of composite piles." Cowled, Craig J. L. (ed.) 1st International Postgraduate Conference on Engineering, Designing and Developing the Built Environment for Sustainable Wellbeing (eddBE 2011). Brisbane, Australia 27 - 29 Apr 2011 Brisbane, Australia.
Mechanical properties of an injected silk fibre reinforced PLA composite
Ho, Mei-Po, Lau, Kin-tak, Wang, Hao and Bhattacharyya, Debes. 2011. "Mechanical properties of an injected silk fibre reinforced PLA composite." Bhattacharyya, D., Lin, R. J. T. and Srivatsan, T. S. (ed.) 19th International Symposium on Processing and Fabrication of Advanced Materials (PFAM XIX). Auckland, New Zealand 14 - 17 Jan 2011 Auckland, New Zealand.
Recent research trend in natural-fibre composites
Lau, Alan K. T. and Ho, Mabel M. P.. 2011. "Recent research trend in natural-fibre composites." JEC Composites Magazine.
Electrochemical performance of a graphene polypyrrole nanocomposite as a supercapacitor electrode
Bose, Saswata, Kim, Nam Hoon, Kuila, Tapas, Lau, Kin-tak and Lee, Joong Hee. 2011. "Electrochemical performance of a graphene polypyrrole nanocomposite as a supercapacitor electrode ." Nanotechnology. 22 (29), p. 5202. https://doi.org/10.1088/0957-4484/22/29/295202
Assessing heat-treatment effects on bovine cortical bones by nanoindentation
Lau, Mei-ling, Lau, Kin-tak, Ku, Harry, Bahattacharyya, Debes and Lee, Joong-Hee. 2012. "Assessing heat-treatment effects on bovine cortical bones by nanoindentation ." Advanced Materials Research. https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMR.410.110
Behaviour of fibre composite pile under axial compression load
Guades, E. J., Sirimanna, C. S., Aravinthan, T. and Islam, M. M.. 2011. "Behaviour of fibre composite pile under axial compression load." Venkatesan, Srikanth, Lam, Nelson T. K. and Setunge, Sujeeva (ed.) 21st Australasian Conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials (ACMSM 21). Melbourne, Australia 07 - 10 Dec 2010 Leiden, Netherlands. https://doi.org/10.1201/b10571-81
Preliminary development of polymer based filler materials for GFRP tubular connector
Sirimanna, C. S., Islam, M. M. and Aravinthan, T.. 2011. "Preliminary development of polymer based filler materials for GFRP tubular connector." Fragomeni, Sam, Venkatesan, Srikanth, Lam, Nelson T. K. and Setunge, Sujeeva (ed.) 21st Australasian Conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials (ACMSM 21). Melbourne, Australia 07 - 10 Dec 2010 Leiden, Netherlands. https://doi.org/10.1201/b10571-79
Behaviour of fibre composite sandwich panels under uniformly distributed loading
Islam, M. M. and Aravinthan, T.. 2011. "Behaviour of fibre composite sandwich panels under uniformly distributed loading." Fragomeni, Sam, Venkatesan, Srikanth, Lam, Nelson T. K. and Setunge, Sujeeva (ed.) 21st Australasian Conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials (ACMSM 21). Melbourne, Australia 07 - 10 Dec 2010 Leiden, Netherlands. https://doi.org/10.1201/b10571-77
Electromechanical stability of compressible dielectric elastomer actuators
Liu, Liwi, Liu, Yanju, Leng, Jinsong and Lau, Kin-tak. 2011. "Electromechanical stability of compressible dielectric elastomer actuators ." Smart Materials and Structures. 20 (11), p. 115015. https://doi.org/10.1088/0964-1726/20/11/115015
Novel phenolic resins with improved mechanical and toughness properties
Cardona, Francisco, Lau, Alan Kin-Tak and Fedrigo, Jessica. 2012. "Novel phenolic resins with improved mechanical and toughness properties." Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 123 (4), pp. 2131-2139. https://doi.org/10.1002/app.34719
Property enhancement of a carbon fiber/epoxy composite by using carbon nanotubes
Kim, M. T., Rhee, K. Y., Lee, J. H., Hui, D. and Lau, Alan K. T.. 2011. "Property enhancement of a carbon fiber/epoxy composite by using carbon nanotubes ." Composites Part B: Engineering. 42 (5), pp. 1257-1261. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2011.02.005
Correlation of mechanical performance and morphological structures of epoxy micro/nanoparticulate composites
Dong, Yu, Chaudhary, Deeptangshu, Ploumis, Charlie and Lau, Kin-tak. 2011. "Correlation of mechanical performance and morphological structures of epoxy micro/nanoparticulate composites ." Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 42 (10), pp. 1483-1492. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesa.2011.06.015
Mechanism of reinforcement in a nanoclay/polymer composite
Chan, Mo-lin, Lau, Kin-tak, Wong, Tsun-tat, Ho, Mei-po and Hui, David. 2011. "Mechanism of reinforcement in a nanoclay/polymer composite ." Composites Part B: Engineering. 42 (6), pp. 1708-1712. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2011.03.011
Influence of fly ash proportions on properties of polymer concrete with polyester resin
Lokuge, Weena, Aravinthan, Thiru, Sirimanna, Chamila Sampath and Islam, Mainul. 2011. "Influence of fly ash proportions on properties of polymer concrete with polyester resin." 25th Biennial Conference of the Concrete Institute of Australia (Concrete 2011): Building a Sustainable Future. Perth, Australia 12 - 14 Oct 2011 Sydney, Australia.
An investigation on the student performance in first year fundamental engineering course engineering statistics
Islam, Md Mainul and Epaarachchi, Jayantha Ananda. 2012. "An investigation on the student performance in first year fundamental engineering course engineering statistics." Mortimer, Rachel (ed.) 15th International First Year in Higher Education Conference (FYHE 2012) . Brisbane, Australia 26 - 29 Jun 2012 Brisbane, Australia.
An experimental investigation of early damage localization for thin glass fibre reinforced symmetric composite laminates
Hafizi, Z. M., Epaarachchi, J. and Lau, K. T.. 2012. "An experimental investigation of early damage localization for thin glass fibre reinforced symmetric composite laminates." Heslehurst, Rikard Benton and Byrne, Ann (ed.) Composites Australia and the CRC for Advanced Composite Structures Conference 2012: Diversity in Composites. Leura, Australia 15 - 16 Mar 2012 Melbourne, Australia.
Accelerated full scale fatigue testing of a small composite wind turbine blade using a mechanically operated test rig
Epaarachchi, Jayantha A. and Clausen, Philip D.. 2004. "Accelerated full scale fatigue testing of a small composite wind turbine blade using a mechanically operated test rig." Atrens, Andrej, Boland, J. N., Clegg, Richard and Griffiths, John (ed.) 2004 Structural Integrity and Fracture International Conference (SIF2004). Brisbane, Australia 26 - 29 Sep 2004 Australia.
Investigation of embedded near infrared fibre Bragg grating (FBG) sensors (830 nm) in structural health monitoring of glass fibre composite structures
Epaarachchi, Jayantha A., Canning, John and Stevenson, Michael. 2008. "Investigation of embedded near infrared fibre Bragg grating (FBG) sensors (830 nm) in structural health monitoring of glass fibre composite structures ." Sampson, David D. (ed.) 19th International Conference on Optical Fibre Sensors (OFS-19). Perth, Australia 15 - 18 Apr 2008 Bellingham, WA. United States. https://doi.org/10.1117/12.786896
Dynamic behavior of hybrid composite bridge girder
Epaarachchi, J. A., Karunasena, W. and Aravinthan, T.. 2008. "Dynamic behavior of hybrid composite bridge girder." Aravinthan, Thiru, Karunasena, Warna (Karu) and Wang, Hao (ed.) 20th Australasian Conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials (ACMSM20). Toowoomba, Australia 02 - 05 Dec 2008 London, United Kingdom.
Manufacture of syntactic foams using starch as binder: post-mold processing
Islam, Md Mainul and Kim, Ho Sung. 2008. "Manufacture of syntactic foams using starch as binder: post-mold processing." Materials and Manufacturing Processes. 23 (8), pp. 884-892. https://doi.org/10.1080/10426910802413661
Syntactic foams consolidated with starch: mixing behaviour for post-mould processing
Islam, Md Mainul and Kim, Ho Sung. 2006. "Syntactic foams consolidated with starch: mixing behaviour for post-mould processing." 4th International Conference on Advanced Materials & Processing (ICAMP-4). Hamilton, New Zealand 10 - 13 Dec 2006 Hamilton, New Zealand.
Syntactic foams consolidated with starch: modelling for pre-mould processing
Islam, Md Mainul and Kim, Ho Sung. 2006. "Syntactic foams consolidated with starch: modelling for pre-mould processing." 4th International Conference on Advanced Materials & Processing (ICAMP-4). Hamilton, New Zealand 10 - 13 Dec 2006 Hamilton, New Zealand.
Novel syntactic foams made of ceramic hollow micro-spheres and starch - theory, structure and properties
Islam, Md Mainul and Kim, Ho Sung. 2006. "Novel syntactic foams made of ceramic hollow micro-spheres and starch - theory, structure and properties." Bandyopadhyay, Sri, Zeng, Q., Berndt, Christopher C., Rizkalla, S., Gowripalan, N. and Matison, Janison (ed.) ACUN-5 International Composites Conference. Sydney, Australia 11 - 14 Jul 2006 Sydney, Australia.
Syntactic foams consolidated with starch: mixing behaviour for post-mould processing
Islam, Md Mainul and Kim, Ho Sung. 2007. "Syntactic foams consolidated with starch: mixing behaviour for post-mould processing." Advanced Materials Research. 29-30, pp. 169-172.
Syntactic foams consolidated with starch: modelling for pre-mould processing
Islam, Md Mainul and Kim, Ho Sung. 2007. "Syntactic foams consolidated with starch: modelling for pre-mould processing." Advanced Materials Research. 29-30, pp. 165-168.
Novel syntactic foams made of ceramic hollow micro-spheres and starch: theory, structure and properties
Islam, Md Mainul and Kim, Ho Sung. 2007. "Novel syntactic foams made of ceramic hollow micro-spheres and starch: theory, structure and properties." Journal of Materials Science. 42 (15), pp. 6123-6132. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10853-006-1091-7
Manufacture of syntactic foams: pre-mold processing
Islam, Md Mainul and Kim, Ho Sung. 2007. "Manufacture of syntactic foams: pre-mold processing." Materials and Manufacturing Processes. 22 (1), pp. 28-36. https://doi.org/10.1080/10426910601015857
Pre-mould processing for syntactic foams: modelling, theory and experiment
Islam, Md Mainul and Kim, Ho Sung. 2008. "Pre-mould processing for syntactic foams: modelling, theory and experiment." 13th International Conference on Applied Mechanics and Mechanical Engineering (AMME-13). Cairo, Egypt 27 - 29 May 2008 Cairo, Egypt.
The developments of structural health/integrity monitoring systems using FBG sensors at CEEFC of USQ
Kahandawa, Gayan C., Epaarachchi, Jayantha A., Wang, Hao and Aravinthan, Thiru. 2010. "The developments of structural health/integrity monitoring systems using FBG sensors at CEEFC of USQ." Goh, Steven C. and Wang, Hao (ed.) 2010 Southern Region Engineering Conference (SREC 2010). Toowoomba, Australia 11 - 12 Nov 2010 Toowoomba, Australia.
Carbon nanotubes for space and bio-engineering applications
Lau, Kin-Tak, Cheung, Hoi-Yan, Lu, Jian Ping, Yin, Yan-Sheng, Hui, David and Li, Hu-Lin. 2008. "Carbon nanotubes for space and bio-engineering applications ." Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience. 5 (1), pp. 23-35. https://doi.org/10.1166/jctn.2008.003
Interfacial bonding characteristic of nanoclay/polymer composites
Chan, Mo-lin, Lau, Kin-tak, Wong, T. T. and Cardona, Francisco. 2011. "Interfacial bonding characteristic of nanoclay/polymer composites." Applied Surface Science. 258 (2), pp. 860-864. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apsusc.2011.09.016
The effect of viscoelasticity on fatigue behaviour of polymer matrix composites
Epaarachchi, J. A.. 2011. "The effect of viscoelasticity on fatigue behaviour of polymer matrix composites ." Guedes, Rui Miranda (ed.) Creep and fatigue in polymer matrix composites. Cambridge, United Kingdom. Woodhead Publishing Limited. pp. 492-513
Assessment of damage accumulation in glass fibre reinforced plastic (GFRP) composites under spectrum fatigue loading
Epaarachchi, Jayantha A.. 2006. "Assessment of damage accumulation in glass fibre reinforced plastic (GFRP) composites under spectrum fatigue loading." Hoffman, Mark and Price, John (ed.) 2006 International Conference on Structural Integrity and Failure (SIF2006). Sydney, Australia 27 - 29 Sep 2006 Australia.
Preparation and study of polypropylene/polyethylene terephthalate composite fibres
Si, Xiaojuan, Guo, Linfeng, Wang, Yimin and Lau, Kin-Tak. 2008. "Preparation and study of polypropylene/polyethylene terephthalate composite fibres." Composites Science and Technology. 68 (14), pp. 2943-2947. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compscitech.2007.11.008
Mechanical and thermal properties of chicken feather fiber/PLA green composites
Cheng, Sha, Lau, Kin-Tak, Liu, Tao, Zhao, Yong-Qing, Lam, Pou-Man and Yin, Yansheng. 2009. "Mechanical and thermal properties of chicken feather fiber/PLA green composites ." Composites Part B: Engineering. 40 (7), pp. 650-654. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2009.04.011
Sliding wear performance of nano-SiO2/short carbon fiber/epoxy hybrid composites
Guo, Qing Bing, Rong, Min Zhi, Jia, Guo Liang, Lau, Kin-Tak and Zhang, Ming Qiu. 2009. "Sliding wear performance of nano-SiO2/short carbon fiber/epoxy hybrid composites ." Wear. 266 (7-8), pp. 658-665. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wear.2008.08.005
Synthesis of zirconia nanoparticles on carbon nanotubes and their potential for enhancing the fracture toughness of alumina ceramics
Zhu, Yue-Feng, Shi, Lei, Liang, Ji, Hui, David and Lau, Kin-Tak. 2008. "Synthesis of zirconia nanoparticles on carbon nanotubes and their potential for enhancing the fracture toughness of alumina ceramics." Composites Part B: Engineering. 39 (7-8), pp. 1136-1141. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2008.03.006
Temperature effects on full scale FRP bridge using innovative composite components
Sirimanna, C. S., Islam, M. M. and Aravinthan, T.. 2011. "Temperature effects on full scale FRP bridge using innovative composite components." Ye, Lieping, Feng, Peng and Yue, Qingrui (ed.) 5th International Conference on FRP Composites in Civil Engineering (CICE 2010). Beijing, China 27 - 29 Sep 2010 Beijing, China.
Fabrication and mechanical properties of exfoliated clay-CNTs/epoxy nanocomposites
Wang, Zhicai, Xu, Cailing, Zhao, Yongqing, Zhao, Dandan, Wang, Zhe, Li, Hulin and Lau, Kin-Tak. 2008. "Fabrication and mechanical properties of exfoliated clay-CNTs/epoxy nanocomposites." Materials Science and Engineering A: Structural Materials: Properties, Microstructure and Processing. 490 (1-2), pp. 481-487. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.msea.2008.01.040
Mechanical properties of epoxy-based composites using coiled carbon nanotubes
Li, Xiao-Feng, Lau, Kin-Tak and Yin, Yan-Sheng. 2008. "Mechanical properties of epoxy-based composites using coiled carbon nanotubes." Composites Science and Technology. 68 (14), pp. 2876-2881. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compscitech.2007.10.019
Imparting ultra-low friction and wear rate to epoxy by the incorporation of microencapsulated lubricant?
Guo, Qing Bing, Lau, Kin-Tak, Zheng, Bing Fa, Rong, Min Zhi and Zhang, Ming Qiu. 2009. "Imparting ultra-low friction and wear rate to epoxy by the incorporation of microencapsulated lubricant?" Macromolecular Materials and Engineering. 294 (1), pp. 20-24. https://doi.org/10.1002/mame.200800257
Strain monitoring of RC members strengthened with smart NSM FRP bars
Wang, Bo, Teng, J. G., De Lorenzis, Laura, Zhou, Li-Min, Ou, Jinping, Jin, Wei and Lau, K. T.. 2009. "Strain monitoring of RC members strengthened with smart NSM FRP bars." Construction and Building Materials. 23 (4), pp. 1698-1711. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2008.07.027
Acousto-ultrasonic sensing for delaminated GFRP composites using an embedded FBG sensor
Lam, Pou-Man, Lau, Kin-Tak, Ling, Hang-Yin, Su, Zhong-Qing and Tam, Hwa-Yaw. 2009. "Acousto-ultrasonic sensing for delaminated GFRP composites using an embedded FBG sensor." Optics and Lasers in Engineering. 47 (10), pp. 1049-1055. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.optlaseng.2009.01.010
Composite panels for reducing noise in air conditioning and ventilation systems
Choy, Yat-Sze, Lau, Kin-Tak, Wang, C., Chau, C. W., Liu, Yang and Hui, D.. 2009. "Composite panels for reducing noise in air conditioning and ventilation systems." Composites Part B: Engineering. 40 (4), pp. 259-266. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2009.01.004
Change of dynamic response of pultruded composite components used in advanced composite structures due to fatigue and fracture
Epaarachchi, J. A.. 2008. "Change of dynamic response of pultruded composite components used in advanced composite structures due to fatigue and fracture ." Aravinthan, Thiru, Karunasena, Warna and Wang, Hao (ed.) 20th Australasian Conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials (ACMSM20). Toowoomba, Australia 02 - 05 Dec 2008 London, United Kingdom.
Carbon nanotube-reinforced nanocomposites
Lau, Alan kin-tak. 2011. "Carbon nanotube-reinforced nanocomposites." Lau, Alan kin-tak and Leng, Jinsong (ed.) Multifunctional polymer nanocomposites. Boca Raton, FL. United States. CRC Press. pp. 19-45
Sensors, actuators, and intelligent processing [Preface]
Lau, Kin-Tak, Epaarachchi, Jayantha and Sudarshan, T. S.. 2010. "Sensors, actuators, and intelligent processing [Preface]." Materials and Manufacturing Processes. 25 (4), pp. 211-211. https://doi.org/10.1080/10426910903425036
Biocomposites: their multifunctionality
Lau, Kin-tak, Ho, Mei-po, Au-Yeung, Chi-ting and Cheung, Hoi-yan. 2010. "Biocomposites: their multifunctionality." International Journal of Smart and Nano Materials. 1 (1), pp. 13-27. https://doi.org/10.1080/19475411003589780
Characteristics of a silk fibre reinforced biodegradable plastic
Ho, Mei-Po, Lau, Kin-Tak, Wang, Hao and Bhattacharyya, Debes. 2011. "Characteristics of a silk fibre reinforced biodegradable plastic." Composites Part B: Engineering. 42 (2), pp. 117-122. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2010.10.007
Effects of natural fibre surface on composite properties: a review
Kabir, M. M., Wang, H., Aravinthan, T., Cardona, F. and Lau, K. -T.. 2011. "Effects of natural fibre surface on composite properties: a review." Cowled, Craig J. L. (ed.) 1st International Postgraduate Conference on Engineering, Designing and Developing the Built Environment for Sustainable Wellbeing (eddBE 2011). Brisbane, Australia 27 - 29 Apr 2011 Brisbane, Australia.
I-V characteristics and electro-mechanical response of different carbon black/epoxy composites
Ji, Xiaoyong, Li, Hui, Hui, David, Hsiao, Kuang-Ting, Ou, Jinping and Lau, Alan K. T.. 2010. "I-V characteristics and electro-mechanical response of different carbon black/epoxy composites." Composites Part B: Engineering. 41 (1), pp. 25-32. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2009.05.001
Behaviour of structural fibre composite sandwich panels under point load and uniformly distributed load
Islam, Md Mainul and Aravinthan, Thiru. 2010. "Behaviour of structural fibre composite sandwich panels under point load and uniformly distributed load." Composite Structures. 93 (1), pp. 206-215. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2010.05.019
Polymer based filler materials as infill for GFRP pile connector
Sirimanna, Chamila Sampath, Islam, Md Mainul and Aravinthan, Thiru. 2011. "Polymer based filler materials as infill for GFRP pile connector." Key Engineering Materials. 471-472, pp. 763-768. https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/KEM.471-472.763
Fabrication and characterization of unidirectional silk fibre composites
Ahmed, Mansur, Islam, Md Saiful, Ahsan, Qumrul and Islam, Md Mainul. 2011. "Fabrication and characterization of unidirectional silk fibre composites." Key Engineering Materials. 471-472 (1), pp. 20-25. https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/KEM.471-472.20
A shape memory alloy energy absorber for backpack design
Lau, Sindy Mei-Ling, Lau, Kin-Tak, Yin, Yan-Sheng, Li, Lan, Wong, May, Chan, Kevin and Chen, William. 2010. "A shape memory alloy energy absorber for backpack design." Materials and Manufacturing Processes. 25 (4), pp. 281-286. https://doi.org/10.1080/10426910903426471
Optimization of tribological and mechanical properties of epoxy through hybrid filling
Guo, Qing Bing, Lau, Kin-Tak, Rong, Min Zhi and Zhang, Ming Qiu. 2010. "Optimization of tribological and mechanical properties of epoxy through hybrid filling." Wear. 269 (1-2), pp. 13-20. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wear.2010.03.001
Silkworm silk/poly(lactic acid) biocomposites: dynamic mechanical, thermal and biodegradable properties
Zhao, Yong-Qing, Cheung, Hoi-Yan, Lau, Kin-Tak, Xu, Cai-Ling, Zhao, Dan-Dan and Li, Hu-Lin. 2010. "Silkworm silk/poly(lactic acid) biocomposites: dynamic mechanical, thermal and biodegradable properties." Polymer Degradation and Stability. 95 (10), pp. 1978-1987. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.polymdegradstab.2010.07.015
Thermal behavior of MWNT-reinforced thermoplastic natural rubber nanocomposites
Tarawneh, Mouad. A., Ahmad, Sahrim Hj., Rasid, Rozaidi, Yahya, S. Y., Lau, Kin-tak, Kong, Ing and Noum, Se Yong Eh. 2011. "Thermal behavior of MWNT-reinforced thermoplastic natural rubber nanocomposites." Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites. 30 (3), pp. 216-221. https://doi.org/10.1177/0731684410391512
Effect of surface treatment with potassium persulfate on dispersion stability of multi-walled carbon nanotubes
Park, Ok-kyung, Kim, Nam Hoon, Lau, Kin-Tak and Lee, Joong Hee. 2010. "Effect of surface treatment with potassium persulfate on dispersion stability of multi-walled carbon nanotubes." Materials Letters. 64 (6), pp. 718-721. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matlet.2009.12.048
The electrochemistry corrosion behavior of Fe3Al-type intermetallic with super-hydrophobic surfaces
Liu, Tao, Lau, Kin-Tak, Chen, Shougang, Cheng, Sha, He, Tian and Yin, Yansheng. 2010. "The electrochemistry corrosion behavior of Fe3Al-type intermetallic with super-hydrophobic surfaces." Materials and Manufacturing Processes. 25 (5), pp. 298-301. https://doi.org/10.1080/10426911003747717
Measurement of bovine bone properties through surface indentation technique
Lau, Mei-ling, Lau, Kin-tak, Yao Yeo, Yan-Dong, Au Yeung, Chi-ting and Lee, Joong-hee. 2010. "Measurement of bovine bone properties through surface indentation technique." Materials and Manufacturing Processes. 25 (5), pp. 324-328. https://doi.org/10.1080/10426911003748137
Microscopical observation of the marine bacterium vibrio natriegeus growth on metallic corrosion
Cheng, Sha, Lau, Kin-Tak, Chen, Shougang, Chang, Xueting, Liu, Tao and Yin, Yansheng. 2010. "Microscopical observation of the marine bacterium vibrio natriegeus growth on metallic corrosion." Materials and Manufacturing Processes. 25 (5), pp. 293-297. https://doi.org/10.1080/10426911003747642
Polymer membranes for high temperature proton exchange membrane fuel cell: recent advances and challenge
Bose, Saswata, Kuila, Tapas, Nguyen, Thi Xuan Hien, Kim, Nam Hoon, Lau, Kin-tak and Lee, Joong Hee. 2011. "Polymer membranes for high temperature proton exchange membrane fuel cell: recent advances and challenge." Progress in Polymer Science. 36 (6), pp. 813-843. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.progpolymsci.2011.01.003
Flexural behaviour of structural fibre composite sandwich beams in flatwise and edgewise positions
Manalo, A. C., Aravinthan, T., Karunasena, W. and Islam, M. M.. 2010. "Flexural behaviour of structural fibre composite sandwich beams in flatwise and edgewise positions." Composite Structures. 92 (4), pp. 984-995. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2009.09.046
Pre-mould processing technique for syntactic foams: generalised modelling, theory and experiment
Islam, Md Mainul and Kim, Ho Sung. 2011. "Pre-mould processing technique for syntactic foams: generalised modelling, theory and experiment." Journal of Materials Processing Technology. 211 (4), pp. 708-716. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmatprotec.2010.12.006
Mechanical and thermal properties of untreated and chemically treated jute fibre reinforced composites
Kabir, Mohammad Mazedul, Islam, Md Mainul and Wang, Hao. 2010. "Mechanical and thermal properties of untreated and chemically treated jute fibre reinforced composites." 1st International Conference on Mechanical, Industrial and Energy Engineering (ICMIEE 2010) . Khulna, Bangladesh 23 - 24 Dec 2010 Khulna, Bangladesh.
An overview on syntactic foam core and paper skin sandwich composites as potential building materials
Islam, Md Mainul, Kim, Ho Sung and Kabir, Mohammad Mazedul. 2010. "An overview on syntactic foam core and paper skin sandwich composites as potential building materials." 2010 International Conference on Mechanical, Industrial and Energy Engineering (ICMIEE2010). Khulna, Bangladesh 23 - 24 Dec 2010 Khulna, Bangladesh.
Response Fibre Bragg Grating (FBG) strain sensors embedded at different locations through the thickness around a delamination in a composite lamina
Epaarachchi, Jayantha A., Rathnaweera, Gayan, Canning, John and Stevenson, Michael. 2010. "Response Fibre Bragg Grating (FBG) strain sensors embedded at different locations through the thickness around a delamination in a composite lamina." 7th Asian-Australasian Conference on Composites (ACCM7). Taipei, Taiwan 15 - 18 Nov 2010 Taipei, Taiwan.
Study on the mechanical properties of different silkworm silk fibers
Cheung, Hoi-Yan, Ho, Mei-po, Lau, Kin-tak and Mosallam, Ayman. 2009. "Study on the mechanical properties of different silkworm silk fibers." Journal of Composite Materials. 43 (22), pp. 2521-2531. https://doi.org/10.1177/0021998309345347
Performance of aluminium/vinylester particulate composite
Epaarachchi, Jayantha A. and Reushle, Matthew T.. 2010. "Performance of aluminium/vinylester particulate composite." Nie, Jian-Feng and Morton, Allan (ed.) PRICM7: 7th Pacific Rim International Conference on Advanced Materials and Processing. Cairns, Australia 02 - 06 Aug 2010 Zurich, Switzerland. https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.654-656.2656
Biodegradation of a silkworm silk/PLA composite
Cheung, Hoi-Yan, Lau, Kin-Tak, Pow, Yu-Fung, Zhao, Yong-Qing and Hui, David. 2010. "Biodegradation of a silkworm silk/PLA composite." Composites Part B: Engineering. 41 (3), pp. 223-228. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2009.09.004
Effects of temperature on a pultruded FRP composite
Sirimanna, Chamila S., Islam, Md Mainul and Aravinthan, Thiru. 2010. "Effects of temperature on a pultruded FRP composite." Teh, Kian, Davies, Ian and Howard, Ian (ed.) 6th Australasian Congress on Applied Mechanics (ACAM 6). Perth, Western Australia 12 - 15 Dec 2010 Perth, Australia.
An investigation of spectral response of embedded Fibre Bragg Grating (FBG) sensors in a hollow composite cylindrical beam under pure torsion and combined loading
Kahandawa, Gayan C., Epaarachchi, Jayantha A., Wang, Hao, Followell, David, Birt, Peter, Canning, John and Stevenson, Michael. 2010. "An investigation of spectral response of embedded Fibre Bragg Grating (FBG) sensors in a hollow composite cylindrical beam under pure torsion and combined loading." Teh, Kian, Davies, Ian and Howard, Ian (ed.) 6th Australasian Congress on Applied Mechanics (ACAM 6). Perth, Western Australia 12 - 15 Dec 2010 Perth, Australia.
Effects of the self distortions of embedded FBG sensors on spectral response due to torsional and combined loads
Kahandawa, Gayan C., Epaarachchi, Jayantha A., Wang, Hao and Canning, John. 2010. "Effects of the self distortions of embedded FBG sensors on spectral response due to torsional and combined loads." 3rd Asia-Pacific Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring (APWSHM 2010). Tokyo, Japan 30 Nov - 02 Dec 2010 Tokyo, Japan.
In-situ synthesis and characterization of electrically conductive polypyrrole/graphene nanocomposites
Bose, Saswata, Kuila, Tapas, Uddin, Md. Elias, Kim, Nam Hoon, Lau, Alan K. T. and Lee, Joong Hee. 2010. "In-situ synthesis and characterization of electrically conductive polypyrrole/graphene nanocomposites." Polymer. 51 (25), pp. 5921-5928. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.polymer.2010.10.014
Nanodiamond/poly (lactic acid) nanocomposites: effect of nanodiamond on structure and properties of poly (lactic acid)
Zhao, Yong-Qing, Lau, Kin-Tak, Kim, Jang-Kyo, Xu, Cai-Ling, Zhao, Dan-Dan and Li, Hu-Lin. 2010. "Nanodiamond/poly (lactic acid) nanocomposites: effect of nanodiamond on structure and properties of poly (lactic acid)." Composites Part B: Engineering. 41 (8), pp. 646-653. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2010.09.003
An overview on the application of FRP composites in piling system
Guades, E. J., Aravinthan, T. and Islam, M. M.. 2010. "An overview on the application of FRP composites in piling system." Goh, Steven C. and Wang, Hao (ed.) 2010 Southern Region Engineering Conference (SREC 2010). Toowoomba, Australia 11 - 12 Nov 2010 Canberra, Australia.
The response of embedded NIR (830 nm) fiber Bragg grating sensors in glass fiber composites under fatigue loading
Epaarachchi, Jayantha A., Canning, John and Stevenson, Michael. 2010. "The response of embedded NIR (830 nm) fiber Bragg grating sensors in glass fiber composites under fatigue loading." Journal of Composite Materials. 44 (7), pp. 809-819. https://doi.org/10.1177/0021998309346382
Physical and tensile properties of raw and treated silk fibres
Ahmed, Mansur, Islam, Md Saiful, Ahsan, Qumrul and Islam, Md Mainul. 2010. "Physical and tensile properties of raw and treated silk fibres." 2nd International Conference on Natural Polymers, Bio-Polymers, Bio-Materials, their Composites, Blends, IPN's and Gels Polyelectrolytes and Gels: Macro to Nano Scales (ICNP - 2010). Kottayam, India 24 - 26 Sep 2010 India.
Manufacturing and behaviour of sandwich composites made of starch as binder for core and adhesive between core and skins
Islam, Md Mainul and Kim, Ho Sung. 2010. "Manufacturing and behaviour of sandwich composites made of starch as binder for core and adhesive between core and skins." 2nd International Conference on Natural Polymers, Bio-Polymers, Bio-Materials, their Composites, Blends, IPN's and Gels Polyelectrolytes and Gels: Macro to Nano Scales (ICNP - 2010). Kottayam, India 24 - 26 Sep 2010 India.
Investigation for a suitable screw of a briquetting machine
Ali, Md Nawsher, Islam, Md Mainul and Ferdous, Chy. Md Refaul. 2004. "Investigation for a suitable screw of a briquetting machine." Hossain, M. Imtiaz (ed.) 2nd BSME-ASME lnternational Conference on Thermal Engineering. Dhaka, Bangladesh 02 - 04 Jan 2004 Dhaka, Bangladesh.
An overview of energy profile for Bangladesh: past, present and future uses
Khan, Kamrujjaman, Islam, Md Mainul, Rahman, M. L. and Ali, Md Nawsher. 2003. "An overview of energy profile for Bangladesh: past, present and future uses." 2003 National Seminar on the Role of Renewable and Alternative Energy Sources for National Development (SRRAESND-2003). Khulna, Bangladesh 19 - 20 Dec 2003 Pathumthani, Thailand.
An investigation on the raw materials and products of the briquetting machine
Islam, Md Mainul, Khan, Kamrujjaman, Ali, Md Nawsher and Islam, Md Shahidul. 2003. "An investigation on the raw materials and products of the briquetting machine." 2003 National Seminar on the Role of Renewable and Alternative Energy Sources for National Development (SRRAESND-2003). Khulna, Bangladesh 19 - 20 Dec 2003 Pathumthani, Thailand.
Syntactic foams as building materials consisting of inorganic hollow microspheres and starch binder
Kim, Ho Sung and Islam, Md Mainul. 2009. "Syntactic foams as building materials consisting of inorganic hollow microspheres and starch binder." Cornejo, Donald N. and Haro, Jason L. (ed.) Building materials: properties, performance and applications. New York, USA. Nova Science Publishers.
Dynamic behaviour of laterally loaded pultruted composite beams
Epaarachchi, Jayantha A. and Birt, Peter. 2009. "Dynamic behaviour of laterally loaded pultruted composite beams." Dyckmans, Gunther (ed.) 9th International Conference of the Mechanical and Physical Behaviour of Materials Under Dynamic Loading (DYMAT 2009). Brussels, Belgium 07 - 11 Sep 2009 France.
Behaviour of innovative fibre composite sandwich panels
Islam, Md Mainul. 2009. "Behaviour of innovative fibre composite sandwich panels." Workshop on Life Cycle Assessment of Sustainable FRP Materials (2009). Saitama, Japan 14 Dec 2009
Behaviour of innovative fibre composite sandwich panels under point loading
Islam, M. M., Aravinthan, T. and Van Erp, G.. 2009. "Behaviour of innovative fibre composite sandwich panels under point loading." Sim, Jongsung (ed.) 2nd Asia-Pacific Conference on FRP in Structures (APFIS 2009). Seoul, Korea 09 - 11 Dec 2009 Seoul, Korea.
Solar photovoltaic technology and Bangladesh
Ferdous, C. M. R., Islam, M. Shahidul, Islam, M. Mainul, Alam, M. M. Asraful and Rahman, A. N. M.Mizanur. 2003. "Solar photovoltaic technology and Bangladesh." 2003 National Seminar on the Role of Renewable and Alternative Energy Sources for National Development (SRRAESND-2003). Khulna, Bangladesh 19 - 20 Dec 2003 Pathumthani, Thailand.
Evaluation of the properties of raw materials and products of briquetting machine
Islam, Md Mainul, Ali, Md Nawsher and Mia, Sobahan. 2004. "Evaluation of the properties of raw materials and products of briquetting machine." Hossain, M. Imtiaz (ed.) 2nd BSME-ASME International Conference on Thermal Engineering. Dhaka, Bangladesh 02 - 04 Jan 2004 Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Effects of static fatigue on the tension-tension fatigue life of glass / polyester composites
Epaarachchi, Jayantha A.. 2005. "Effects of static fatigue on the tension-tension fatigue life of glass / polyester composites." Xie, Mike, Mouritz, Adrian, Khatibi, Akbar Afaghi, Gardiner, Craig and Chiu, Wing Kong (ed.) 4th Australasian Congress on Applied Mechanics (ACAM 2005): Advances in Applied Mechanics. Melbourne, Australia 16 - 18 Feb 2005 North Melbourne, Vic, Australia.
Crack opening behavior in aluminum alloy 5083
Islam, Md Mainul and Watanabe, Taiji. 2003. "Crack opening behavior in aluminum alloy 5083." Journal of Mechanical Engineering, Institution of Engineers, Bangladesh. ME 32, pp. 26-35.
Natural fibre-reinforced composites for bioengineering and environmental engineering
Cheung, Hoi-Yan, Ho, Mei-Po, Lau, Kin-Tak, Cardona, Francisco and Hui, David. 2009. "Natural fibre-reinforced composites for bioengineering and environmental engineering." Composites Part B: Engineering. 40 (7), pp. 655-663. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2009.04.014
A simplified empirical model for prediction of mechanical properties of random short fiber/vinylester composites
Epaarachchi, J., Ku, H. and Gohel, K.. 2010. "A simplified empirical model for prediction of mechanical properties of random short fiber/vinylester composites." Journal of Composite Materials. 44 (6), pp. 779-788. https://doi.org/10.1177/0021998309346383
Flexural behaviour of composite sandwiches for structural applications
Manalo, Allan, Aravinthan, Thiru, Karunasena, Warna and Islam, Mainul. 2009. "Flexural behaviour of composite sandwiches for structural applications." Oehlers, D. J., Griffith, M. C. and Seracino, R. (ed.) 9th International Symposium on Fibre Reinforced Polymers for Reinforced Concrete Structures (FRPRCS-9): Current Challenges and Future Trends. Sydney, Australia 13 - 15 Jul 2009 Adelaide, Australia.
An overview on manufacturing and properties of syntactic foams made of ceramic hollow microspheres and starch
Islam, M. M. and Kim, H. S.. 2009. "An overview on manufacturing and properties of syntactic foams made of ceramic hollow microspheres and starch ." Aravinthan, Thiru, Karunasena, Warna and Wang, Hao (ed.) 20th Australasian Conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials (ACMSM20). Toowoomba, Australia 02 - 05 Dec 2008 London, United Kingdom.
Properties and mechanical behaviour of novel sandwich composites made of syntactic foam and paper skin
Islam, Md Mainul and Kim, Ho Sung. 2007. "Properties and mechanical behaviour of novel sandwich composites made of syntactic foam and paper skin." Veidt, Martin, Albermani, Faris, Daniel, Bill, Griffiths, John, Hargreaves, Doug, McAree, Ross, Meehan, Paul and Tan, Andy (ed.) 5th Australasian Congress on Applied Mechanics (ACAM 2007). Brisbane, Australia 10 - 12 Dec 2007 Sydney, Australia.
Investigation of dynamic behaviour of a hybrid composite bridge girder
Epaarachchi, Jayantha A., Karunasena, Warna and Aravinthan, Thiru. 2007. "Investigation of dynamic behaviour of a hybrid composite bridge girder." Marshall, Ian (ed.) 14th International Conference on Composite Structures (ICCS 14). Melbourne, Australia 19 - 21 Nov 2007 Melbourne, Australia.
An investigation of the response of embedded near infrared fibre bragg grating (FBG) sensors (830nm) in glass fibre composites under fatigue loading
Epaarachchi, Jayantha A., Canning, John and Stevenson, Michael. 2007. "An investigation of the response of embedded near infrared fibre bragg grating (FBG) sensors (830nm) in glass fibre composites under fatigue loading." Marshall, Ian (ed.) 14th International Conference on Composite Structures (ICCS 14). Melbourne, Australia 19 - 21 Nov 2007 Melbourne, Australia.
Investigation of the use of near infrared FBG (830nm) sensors for monitoring the structural response of 0/90 woven cloth/CSM glass fibre/vynylester composite under static and fatigue loading
Epaarachchi, Jayantha A., Clegg, Richard E. and Canning, John. 2007. "Investigation of the use of near infrared FBG (830nm) sensors for monitoring the structural response of 0/90 woven cloth/CSM glass fibre/vynylester composite under static and fatigue loading." HUMS 2007: 5th DSTO International Conference on Health and Usage Monitoring . Melbourne, Australia 19 - 22 Mar 2007 Australia.
An experimental investigation of the properties of cross-ply laminate used for manufacturing of small aircraft components
Epaarachchi, Jayantha A. and Clegg, Richard. 2006. "An experimental investigation of the properties of cross-ply laminate used for manufacturing of small aircraft components." Composite Structures. 75 (1-4), pp. 93-99. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2006.04.080
A study of estimation of damage accumulation of glass fibre reinforce plastic (GFRP) composites under a block loading situation
Epaarachchi, Jayantha A.. 2006. "A study of estimation of damage accumulation of glass fibre reinforce plastic (GFRP) composites under a block loading situation." Composite Structures. 75 (1-4), pp. 88-92. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2006.04.063
The development of a fatigue loading spectrum for small wind turbine blades
Epaarachchi, Jayantha A. and Clausen, Philip D.. 2006. "The development of a fatigue loading spectrum for small wind turbine blades." Journal of Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics. 94, pp. 207-223. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jweia.2005.12.007
Effects of static-fatigue (tension) on the tension-tension fatigue life of glass fibre reinforced plastic composites
Epaarachchi, Jayantha A.. 2006. "Effects of static-fatigue (tension) on the tension-tension fatigue life of glass fibre reinforced plastic composites." Composite Structures. 74 (4), pp. 419-425. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2005.04.022
A new cumulative fatigue damage model for glass fibre reinforced plastic composites under step/discrete loading
Epaarachchi, Jayantha A. and Clausen, Philip D.. 2005. "A new cumulative fatigue damage model for glass fibre reinforced plastic composites under step/discrete loading." Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 36 (9), pp. 1236-1245. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesa.2005.01.021
An empirical model for fatigue behavior prediction of glass fibre-reinforced plastic (GFRP) composites for various stress ratios and test frequencies
Epaarachchi, Jayantha A. and Clausen, Philip D.. 2003. "An empirical model for fatigue behavior prediction of glass fibre-reinforced plastic (GFRP) composites for various stress ratios and test frequencies." Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 34 (4), pp. 313-326. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1359-835X(03)00052-6