Modelling inter-yarn friction in woven fabric armour

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Zeng, X. S., Tan, V. B. C. and Shim, V. P. W.. 2006. "Modelling inter-yarn friction in woven fabric armour." International Journal for Numerical Methods in Biomedical Engineering. 66 (8), pp. 1309-1330. https://doi.org/10.1002/nme.1596
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Modelling inter-yarn friction in woven fabric armour

ERA Journal ID490
Article CategoryArticle
AuthorsZeng, X. S. (Author), Tan, V. B. C. (Author) and Shim, V. P. W. (Author)
Journal TitleInternational Journal for Numerical Methods in Biomedical Engineering
Journal Citation66 (8), pp. 1309-1330
Number of Pages22
Year2006
Place of PublicationUnited Kingdom
ISSN2040-7939
2040-7947
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)https://doi.org/10.1002/nme.1596
Web Address (URL)http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/nme.1596/epdf
Abstract

The effects of inter-yarn friction on the ballistic performance of woven fabric armour are investigated in this paper. Frictional sliding between yarns is implemented in a computational model of the fabric that takes the form of a network. Yarn crimp and its viscoelastic properties are taken into account. Ballistic experiments are performed to verify the predictions of the model. Parametric studies show
that the ballistic response of woven fabric is very sensitive to yarn friction when the friction coefficient
is low but insensitive beyond a certain level. The results also show that very high inter-yarn friction can lead to premature yarn rupture, thus reducing the ability of the fabric to absorb impact energy.

Keywordswoven fabric armour; yarn friction; ballistic
ANZSRC Field of Research 2020400303. Biomechanical engineering
401605. Functional materials
401006. Systems engineering
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Byline AffiliationsNational University of Singapore
Institution of OriginUniversity of Southern Queensland
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