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Solutions Manual For ANALYSIS AND PERFORMANCE OF FIBER COMPOSITES THIRD EDITION BHAGWAN D. AGARWAL Consultant Lombard, Illinois, USA LAWRENCE J. BROUTMAN Consultant Chicago, Illinois, USA K. CHANDRASHEKHARA University of Missouri-Rolla Rolla, Missouri, USA 150) E/p, Gfo) /ca/ems Chapter 1 FIBER x ' E GRAPHITE CHG MopuLUS) Sees eee ee : A BIDIRECTIONAL COMPOSITES UNIDIRECTIONAL COMPOSITES x BERYLLIUM © BORON * BERYLUIUM © GRAPHITE (HIGH UTS? # GRAPHITE CT 300) 0 © KEVLAR 49 a KEVLAR 44 COD 1 CARBON FIBER/EPOXY *BoRON/EPOKY ALGOEL-TE [Bast veveamcan/erony «GUNS SILICA MS, |, 2.GLASS, Vous: eE-GLASS joka STEEL At-huoy —# E-GLASS(e!) “UNGSTUN A E-GLASS/EPOXY WGRPHITE CT 300) 90! eitlkiesKEVEAR 8a Cad) as Sere ar ess aye, Gla) Kase?) o, = My/l, |= ay bh? ke 2 max = My/l = 6 Woh y (o-1) “El of steel beam = 210. G Pa. x qh x 0.1 x 0.0069m4 = 378 Nym> "EI" of 2024-T4 Aluminum beam 73 GPoe x(a x 0.1 xh? m4) =378 Nm? h = beam thickness for equivalent "El" = 8.5mm (a2) Bending moment on steel beam: urrteet = 6 W/bH? : M = (0.83 G Pz, x «1x .0062)"" /6 = 498 Nm Aluminum beam: = dae M. 6 x 498 Nm Cyr pay = 0-41GPa= OM = Sx 498 Nm aan Oth 01h m Beam thickness for equivalent strength: h=8.54x 10m = 8.54 mm (b-1) Weight of steel beam per unit length = bh P= 10 cm x 0.6 em x 7.8 gm/em? = 46.8 gm/em Weight of Aluminum beam for equivalent "El" bh Efrom part (a-1)] x ® aj = 10x 0.85 x 2.7 = 23.0 gm/em