PROCEEDINGS OF THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON STRUCTURAL IMPACT AND CRASHWORTHINESS, HELD IMPERIAL COLLEGE, LONDON, JULY 16-20, 1984. VOLUME 1: KEYNOTE LECTURES. VOLUME 2: CONFERENCE PAPERS

Papers presented at the conference represented views on a wide range of impact and crashworthiness topics involving different types of materials and structures. The main keynote addresses were presented as follows: Research at NASA on Crash Dynamics (Thomson, RG, Carden, HD and Hayduk, RJ); Scaling of Inelastic Structures Loaded Dynamically (Jones, N); Vehicle Impact and Fire Hazards (Johnson, W); Modelling Ballistic Perforation (Bodner, SR); Dynamic Crack Propagation in Brittle and Ductile Materials (Kobayashi, AS); Impact and Crashworthiness of Composite Structures (Dorey,G); and, Numberical Techniques and Experimental Validations for Industrail Applications (De Rouvray, A, Arnaudeau, F, Dubois, J, Chemdmail, JF and Hauge, e). Conference papers were also presented in the following sections: numerical modelling; impact modelling; experimental methods; fluid-structure interaction; blast and ballistics; composites; energy absorption; concrete structures; fracture of concrete; concrete installations; aircraft impact; and, automobile and rail transport. (TRRL)

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  • Authors:
    • Thomson, R G
    • Carden, H D
    • HAYDUK, R J
    • JONES, N
    • Johnson, W
    • Bodner, S R
    • Kobayashi, A S
    • Dorey, G
    • DeRouvray, A
    • Arnaudeau, F
    • Dubois, J
    • Chedmail, J F
    • HAUG, E
  • Publication Date: 1984

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  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 1039 p.

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  • Accession Number: 00395087
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport Research Laboratory
  • ISBN: 0-85334-296-2
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 31 1985 12:00AM