23/7/14    11:00 - 13:00
New Trends in Zigzag Theories for Multi-layered and Sandwich beams, Plates, and Shells II
Minisymposium organized by Marco Di Sciuva, Alexander Tessler and Marco Gherlone
Room: Sala E5
Chair: Marco Gherlone
Viscoelastic response of higher laminate composite and sandwich plates (Keynote Lecture)
Ngoc Nguyen-Sy, Jaehun Lee and Maenghyo Cho

Coupled high-order layerwise laminate theory for cylindrical sandwich composite shells with piezoelectric actuators and sensors
Theofanis Plagianakos, Evangelos Papadopoulos and Dimitris Saravanos

An accurate quadrilateral laminated plate element accounting for the continuity conditions of interfacial transverse shear stresses
Xiaodan Wang and Guangyu Shi

A four node doubly-curved shell element based on the Refined Zigzag Theory
Daniele Versino and Marco Gherlone

A solid shell element with rotational degrees of freedom for sandwich analysis
Robert G. Winkler

Vibration modeling of viscoelastic sandwich structures using solid-shell finite elements.
Fessal Kpeky, Hakim Boudaoud, Hocine Chalal, Farid Abed-Meraim and El Mostafa Daya