24/7/14    16:30 - 18:30
Impact and Crash Mechanics I
Minisymposium organized by Manfred Bischoff and Fabian Duddeck
Room: Sala B2
Chair: Fabian Duddeck
Predicting damage and failure along the process chain of forming to crashworthiness simulation: the effect of full 3D stress states
Andre Haufe, Markus Feucht and Thomas Münz

Drop tests and dynamic finite element analyses of steel sheet containers for final disposal of radioactive waste
Christian Protz, Uwe Zencker and Robert Liebich

Numerical methods for modelling impact on composite structures
Dominik Schueler, Nathalie Toso-Pentecôte and Heinz Voggenreiter

Adaptivity and local impact detection for dynamic contact problems
Rolf Krause and Mirjam Walloth

Optimization of functionally-graded configurations for crashworthiness design of thin walled structures
Guangyong Sun, Fengxiang Xu, Jianguan Fang, Shujuan Hou and Qing Li

Performance Evaluation of 29- and 31-inch W-beam Guardrails behind Curbs under MASH TL-2 Conditions
Howie Fang, Ning Li, Matthew Gutowski, Ryan Baker and Emre Palta

Structural homogenization in energy storage systems
Mehdi Gilaki and Ilya Avdeev