Student publications

2023 publications

CDT student author(s) shown in bold.

  • N.M. Mahid and B.K.S. Woods, Initial exploration of a compliance-based morphing fairing concept for hinged aerodynamic surfaces, Aerospace Science and Technology, Volume 136, 2023, 108244 (

  • C. de Kergariou, F. Demoly, A. Perriman, A. Le Duigou, F. Scarpa, The design of 4D‐printed hygromorphs: state‐of‐the‐art and future challenges, Advanced Functional Materials, Volume 33, Issue 6, February 2023, 2210353 (

  • Y. Wang, S. Mahapatra, J. P. Belnoue, D. Ivanov & S. R. Hallett, Understanding tack behaviour during prepreg-based composites’ processing, Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, Volume 164, January 2023, 107284 (

  • C. De Kergariou, A. Le Duigou, A. Perriman, F. Scarpa, Design space and manufacturing of programmable 4D printed continuous flax fibre polylactic acid composite hygromorphs, Materials & Design, Volume 225, January 2023, 111472 (

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2022 publications

CDT student author(s) shown in bold.

  • N. Krajangsawasdi, I. Hamerton, B.K.S. Woods, D.S Ivanov, M.L. Longana, Open Hole Tension of 3D Printed Aligned Discontinuous Composites, Materials, Volume 15, Issue 23, December 2022, 698 (

  • X. Yu, Q. Zhang, A. Kontopoulou, G. Allegri, M. Schenk, F. Scarpa, In-plane elasticity of beetle elytra inspired sandwich cores, Composite Structures, Volume 300, 15 November 2022, 116155 (

  • C. De Kergariou, B. C. Kim, A. W. Perriman, A. Le Duigou, S. Guessasma, F. Scarpa, Design of 3D and 4D printed continuous fibre composites via an evolutionary algorithm and voxel-based Finite Elements: Application to natural fibre hygromorphs, Additive Manufacturing, Volume 59, Part A, November 2022, 103144 (

  • H. Symons, A. Galanti, J. Surmon, R.S. Trask, S. Rochat, P. Gobbo, Automated analysis of soft material microindentation, Soft Matter, Volume 18, October 2022, 8302-8314 (

  • S.E. Williams, Q. Zhang, C. De Kergariou, F. Scarpa, Investigating the Effect of Relative Humidity on the Mechanics and Dynamics of Open-Cell Polyurethane Auxetic Foams, Physica Status Solidi (b), Volume 259, Issue 12, October 2022, 2200442 (

  • A. Kandemir, M. L. Longana, I. Hamerton, S. J. Eichhorn, Developing aligned discontinuous flax fibre composites: Sustainable matrix selection and repair performance of vitrimers, Composites Part B: Engineering, Volume 243, 15 August 2022, 110139 (

  • M.A. Bone, B.J. Howlin, I. Hamerton, T. Macquart, AutoMapper: A python tool for accelerating the polymer bonding workflow in LAMMPS, Computational Materials Science, Volume 205, 1 April 2022, 111204 (

  • C. De Kergariou, H. Saidani-Scott, A. Perriman, F. Scarpa & A. Le Duigou, The influence of the humidity on the mechanical properties of 3D printed continuous flax fibre reinforced poly(lactic acid) composites. Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 155, 106805, 1 April 2022 (

  • C.J. Hunt, F. Morabito, C. Grace, Y. Zhao, B.K.S. Woods, A review of composite lattice structures, Composite Structures, Volume 284, 15 March 2022, 115120 (

  • M. Shao, G. Zhou, M. Chen, D. Xing, F. Hu, N. Kuang, & D. Cai, On mode I/II interlaminar fracture toughness of double-sided-loop 2D woven laminated composites, Composite Structures, Volume 286, 15 April 2022, 115311 (

  • G. Comandini, C. Khodr, V. Ting, M. Azarpeyvand, F. Scarpa, Sound absorption in Hilbert Fractal and Coiled Acoustic Metamaterials, Applied Physics Letters, Volume 120, Issue 6, February 2022, 061902 (

  • T. Wu, B. Zhang, M. Chen, D. Cai, & G. Zhou, Flexural properties of electrothermal deicing composite laminates: Experimental and numerical study, Thin-Walled Structures, Volume 170, January 2022, 108527 (

  • A. E. Rivero, S. F. B. Fournier, R. M. Heeb, B. K. S. & Woods, Design, Manufacture and Wind Tunnel Test of a Modular FishBAC Wing with Novel 3D Printed Skins, Applied Sciences, January 2022, Volume 12, Issue 2, 652 (

  • J. Selvaraj, L.F. Kawashita, S.R. Hallett, Mesh independent modelling of tensile failure in laminates using mixed-time integration in explicit analysis, Engineering Fracture Mechanics, Volume 259, January 2022, 108113 (

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2021 publications

CDT student author(s) shown in bold.

  • C. Jones, P. Norman, G. Burt, C. Hill, G. Allegri, J. Yon, I. Hamerton, R. S. Trask, A route to sustainable aviation: a roadmap for the realization of aircraft components with electrical and structural multifunctionality, IEEE Transactions on Transportation Electrification, Volume 7, Issue 4, December 2021, 3032-3049 (

  • N. Krajangsawasdi, M. L. Longana, I. Hamerton, B.K.S. Woods, D.S. Ivanov, Batch production and fused filament fabrication of highly aligned discontinuous fibre thermoplastic filaments, Additive Manufacturing, Volume 48, Part A, December 2021, 102359 (

  • J. P. Forna-Kreutzer, J. Ell, H. Barnard, T. J. Pirzada, R. O. Ritchie, D. Liu, Full-field characterisation of oxide-oxide ceramic-matrix compositesusing X-ray computed micro-tomography and digital volume correlationunder load at high temperatures, Materials & Design, Volume 208, October 2021, 109899 (

  • O. Gavalda-Diaz, R. Manno, A. Melro, G. Allegri, S.R. Hallett, L. Vandeperre, E. Saiz, F. Giuliani, Mode I and Mode II interfacial fracture energy of SiC/BN/SiC CMCs, Acta Materialia, Volume 215, 15 August 2021, 117125 (

  • S.W. Grey, F. Scarpa, M. Schenk, Embedded actuation for shape-adaptive origami, Journal of Mechanical Design, Volume 143, Issue 8, August 2021, 081703 (

  • J. Selvaraj, L.F. Kawashita, M. Yasaee, G. Kalwak, S.R. Hallett, Soft body impact on composites: Delamination experiments and advanced numerical modelling, Composites Science and Technology, Volume 208, 26 May 2021, 108777 (

  • M. Chen, B. Zhang, S. Friedemann, G. Allegri, S. R. Hallett, Effects of ferromagnetic & carbon-fibre Z-Pins on the magnetic properties of composites, Composites Science and Technology, Volume 207, 3 May 2021, 108749 (

  • C. Branfoot, T. Young, D. Wass and P. Pringle, Radical-initiated P,P-metathesis reactions of diphosphanes: evidence from experimental and computational studies, Dalton Transactions, Volume 50, Issue 20, May 2021, Pages 7094-7104 (

  • J.P. Stacey, M.P. O’Donnell, C.J. Kim, M. Schenk,From shear centre to eigenwrenches, Thin-Walled Structures, Volume 161, April 2021, 107478 (

  • A. Kandemir, M.L Longana. T.H Panzera, G.G. del Pino, I. Hamerton, S.J. Eichhorn, Natural Fibres as a Sustainable Reinforcement Constituent in Aligned Discontinuous Polymer Composites Produced by the HiPerDiF Method, Materials, Volume 14, Issue 8, April 2021, 1885 (

  • R.L. Lincoln, P.M. Weaver, A. Pirrera, R.M.J. Groh, Imperfection-insensitive continuous tow-sheared cylinders, Composite Structures, Volume 260, 15 March 2021, 113445 (

  • J. Selvaraj, S. Mukhopadhyay, L.F. Kawashita, S.R. Hallett, Modelling delaminations using adaptive cohesive segments with rotations in dynamic explicit analysis, Engineering Fracture Mechanics, Volume 245, 15 March 2021, 107571 (

  • N. Fedon, P. M. Weaver, A. Pirrera, T. Macquart, A repair algorithm for composite laminates to satisfy lay-up design guidelines, Composite Structures, Volume 259, 1 March 2021, 113448 (

  • N. Fedon, P. M. Weaver, A. Pirrera, T. Macquart, A method using beam search to design the lay-ups of composite laminates with many plies, Composites Part C: Open Access, Volume 4, March 2021, 100072 (

  • A. Fitzgerald, W. Proud, A. Kandemir, R.J. Murphy, D.A. Jesson, R.S. Trask, I. Hamerton, M.L. Longana, A life cycle engineering perspective on biocomposites as a solution for a sustainable recovery, Sustainability, Volume 13, Issue 3, February 2021, 1160 (

  • C. de Kergariou, A. Le Duigou, V. Popineau, V. Gager, A. Kervoelen, A. Perriman, H. Saidani-Scott, G. Allegri, T. Halak Panzera, F. Scarpa, Measure of porosity in flax fibres reinforced polylactic acid biocomposites, Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, Volume 141, February 2021, 106183 (

  • N. Krajangsawasdi, L.G. Blok, I. Hamerton, M.L. Longana, B.K.S. Woods, D.S. Ivanov, Fused deposition modelling of fibre reinforced polymer composites: a parametric review, Journal of Composites Science, Volume 5, Issue 1, January 2021, 29 (

  • C. Paraskevoulakos, J.P. Forna-Kreutzer, K.R. Hallam, C.P. Jones, T.B. Scott, C. Gausse, D.J. Bailey, C.A. Simpson, D. Liu, C. Reinhard, C.L. Corkhill, M. Mostafavi, Investigating the microstructure and mechanical behaviour of simulant “lava-like” fuel containing materials from the Chernobyl reactor unit 4 meltdown, Materials & Design, Volume 201, 2021, 109502 (

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2020 publications

CDT student author(s) shown in bold.

  • C.J. Hunt, Y. Zhao, M.R. Wisnom, B.K.S. Woods, WrapToR composite truss structures: Measurement and modelling of mechanical response, Composite Structures, Volume 254, December 2020, 112834 (

  • A.E. Rivero, P.M. Weaver, J.E. Cooper, B.K.S. Woods, Structural modeling of compliance-based camber morphing structures under transverse shear loading, AIAA Journal, Volume 58, Number 11, November 2020, pp. 4941-4951 (

  • T. Gordon, X. Xu, M.R. Wisnom, B.C. Kim, Novel tape termination method for automated fibre placement: Cutting characteristics and delamination suppression, Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, Volume 137, October 2020, 106023 (

  • S.W. Grey, F. Scarpa, M. Schenk, Mechanics of paper-folded origami: A cautionary tale, Mechanics Research Communications, Volume 107, July 2020, 103540 (

  • Y. Wang, M.K. Chea, J.P.H. Belnoue, J. Kratz, D.S. Ivanov, S.R. Hallett, Experimental characterisation of the in-plane shear behaviour of UD thermoset prepregs under processing conditions, Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, Volume 133, June 2020, 105865 (

  • P. Aravindan, F. Becagli, M.L. Longana, L.G. Blok, T.R. Pozegic, S.J. Huntley, T. Rendall. I. Hamerton, Remanufacturing of woven carbon fibre fabric production waste into high performance aligned discontinuous fibre composites, Journal of Composites Science, Volume 4, Issue 2, June 2020, 68 (

  • A. Kandemir, T.R. Pozegic, I. Hamerton, S.J. Eichhorn, M.L. Longana, Characterisation of natural fibres for sustainable discontinuous fibre composite materials, Materials, Volume 13, Issue 9, 4 May 2020, 2129 (

  • T. Macquart, S. Scott, P. Greaves, P.M. Weaver, A. Pirrera, Corotational finite element formulation for static nonlinear analyses with enriched beam elements, AIAA Journal, Volume 58, Number 5, May 2020 (

  • M.Y. Rivera Lopez, J.M. Lambas, J.P. Stacey, S. Gamage, A. Suliga, A. Viquerat, I. Hamerton, Development of cycloaliphatic epoxy-POSS nanocomposite matrices with enhanced resistance to atomic oxygen, Molecules, Voume 25, Issue 7, 25 March 2020, 1483 (

  • K. Willicombe, M. Elkington, I. Hamerton, C. Ward, Development of novel transportation shells for the rapid, automated manufacture of automotive composite parts, Procedia Manufacturing, Volume 51, 2020, Pages 818-825 (

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2019 publications

CDT student author(s) shown in bold.

  • R.L. Lincoln, F. Scarpa, V.P. Ting, R.S. Trask, Multifunctional composites: a metamaterial perspective, Multifunctional Materials, Volume 2, Number 4, 31 December 2019, 043001 (

  • M.P. O’Donnell, J.P. Stacey, I.V. Chenchiah, A. Pirrera, Multiscale tailoring of helical lattice systems for bespoke thermoelasticity, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, Volume 133, December 2019, 103704 (

  • A.K.W. Hii, S. Minera, R.M.J. Groh, A. Pirrera, L.F. Kawashita, Three-dimensional stress analyses of complex laminated shells with a variable-kinematics continuum shell element, Composite Structures, Volume 229, December 2019, 111405 (

  • H.V .Doan, H. Amer Hamzah, P. Karikkethu Prabhakaran, C. Petrillo, V.P. Ting, Hierarchical metal–organic frameworks with macroporosity: Synthesis, achievements, and challenges, Nano-Micro Letters, Volume 11, Issue 1, Article 54, December 2019 (

  • C.J. Hunt, M.R. Wisnom, B.K.S. Woods, WrapToR composite truss structures: Improved process and structural efficiency, Composite Structures, Volume 230, December 2019, 111467 (

  • C. Aza, A Pirrera, M. Schenk, Multistable morphing mechanisms of nonlinear springs, Journal of Mechanisms and Robotics, Volume 11, Issue 5, October 2019, 051014 (

  • A.R. Kristnama, X. Xu, D. Nowell, M.R. Wisnom, S.R. Hallett, Experimental investigation of high velocity oblique impact and residual tensile strength of carbon/epoxy laminates, Composites Science and Technology, Volume 182, September 2019, 107772 (

  • Y. He, A. Suliga, A. Brinkmeyer, M. Schenk, I. Hamerton, Atomic oxygen degradation mechanisms of epoxy composites for space applications, Polymer Degradation and Stability, Volume 166, August 2019, Pages 108-120 (

  • C. Xiang, J. Guo, R. Sun, A. Hinitt, T Helps, M. Taghavi, J. Rossiter, Electroactive textile actuators for breathability control and thermal regulation devices, Polymers, Volume 11, Issue 7, July 2019, 1199 (

  • W. Zhang, S. Zhao, R. Sun, F. Scarpa, J. Wang, In-plane mechanical behavior of a new star-re-entrant hierarchical metamaterial, Polymers, Volume 11, Issue 7, July 2019, 1132. (

  • J.D. Brigido, S.G Burrow, B.S.K Woods, Switchable stiffness morphing aerostructures based on granular jamming, Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, Volume 30, Issue 17, July 2019, Pages 2581-2594 (

  • S.W. Grey, F. Scarpa, M. Schenk, Strain reversal in actuated origami structures, Physical Review Letters, Volume 123, Issue 2, July 2019, 025501 (

  • T. Rev, M. Jalalvand, J.D. Fuller, M. Wisnom, G. Czel, A simple and robust approach for visual overload indication - UD thin-ply hybrid composite sensors, Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, Volume 121, June 2019, Pages 376-385 (

  • Y. Song W. Huang C. Mu X.Chen, Q. Zhang A. Ran, Z. Peng, R. Sun, W. Xie, Carbon nanotube‐modified fabric for wearable smart electronic‐skin with exclusive normal‐tangential force sensing ability, Advanced Materials Technologies, Volume 4, Issue 5, May 2019, 1800680 (

  • R. Theunissen, R. C. Worboys, Near-wake observations behind azimuthally perforated disks with varying hole layout and porosity in smooth airstreams at high reynolds numbers, Journal of Fluids Engineering, Volume 141, No. 5, May 2019, 051108 (

  • A. Tsiamis, R.J. Iredale, R. Backhouse, S.R. Hallett, I. Hamerton, Liquid processable, thermally stable, hydrophobic phenolic triazine resins for advanced composite applications, ASC Applied Polymer Materials, Volume 1, Issue 6, April 2019, 1458-1465 (

  • J. Stacey, M. O'Donnell, M.Schenk, Thermal prestress in composite compliant shell mechanisms, Journal of Mechanisms and Robotics, Volume 11, Issue 2, February 2019, (

  • R. Sun, S. Correia Carreira, Y. Chen, C. Xiang, L. Xu, B. Zhang, M. Chen, I. Farrow, F. Scarpa, J. Rossiter,  Stretchable piezoelectric sensing systems for self-powered and wireless health monitoring, Advanced Materials Technologies, Published online 24 Feb 2019 (

  • E. Varano, M. Zhou, S. Lanham, R.J. Iredale, J.S. van Duijneveldt, I. Hamerton, Developing toughened bismaleimide-clay nanocomposites: Comparing the use of platelet and rod-like nanoclays, Reactive and Functional Polymers. 134, January 2019, p.10-21 (

  • D. Stanier, A. Radhakrishnan, I. Gent, S. Roy, I. Hamerton, P. Potluri, F. Scarpa, M. Shaffer, D. Ivanov, Matrix-graded and fibre-steered composites to tackle stress concentrations, Composite Structures, Volume 207, January 2019, pp. 72-80 (

  • X. Wang, X. Guo, J. Ye, N. Zheng, P. Kohli, D. Choi, Y. Zhang, Z. Xie, Q. Zhang, H. Luan, K. Nan, B.H. Kim, Y. Xu, X. Shan, W. Bai, R. Sun, Z. Wang, H. Jang, F. Zhang, Y. Ma, Z. Xu, X. Feng, T. Xie, Y. Huang, Y. Zhang, J.A. Rogers, Freestanding 3D mesostructures, functional devices, and shape-programmable systems based on mechanically induced assembly with shape memory polymers, Advanced Materials, Volume 31, Issue 2, January 2019, pp1805615 (

  • B.K. Russell, S. Takeda, C. Ward, I. Hamerton, Examining the influence of carboxylic anhydride structures on the reaction kinetics and processing characteristics of an epoxy resin for wind turbine applications, Reactive and Functional Polymers, Volume 144, 2019, 104353 (

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