Lightweight Structures Dynamics Research Group uri icon

  • Analysis of impact of composite fragments.
  • Analysis of the behavior of ice under impact conditions.
  • Behavior of fuel tanks subjected to impact (HRAM).
  • Behavior of metallic structures against impact.
  • Behavior of structures made of composite materials against impact.
  • Development of materials models at high strain rates.
  • Homogenization in elastic regime, for materials with anisotropic elasticity and microstructure.
  • Identification and numerical and experimental characterization of compressible anisotropic plasticity in both quasi-static and dynamic regime.