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Comparison of Mechanical Properties between Carbon/PEEK Composites and Ti Stem for Optimal Design
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Comparison of Mechanical Properties between Carbon/PEEK Composites and Ti Stem for Optimal Design
Yoon, Sung-Won; Kim, Yun-Hae; Jung, Min-Kyo; Murakami, Ri-Ichi;
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This study, a new concept design of the stem and aims to determine the suitability of various carbon/PEEK composite designs for artificial hip joints. Shear stress tested with alternative materials of the Ti-based stem for artificial hip joints. In addition, FEA is conducted according to the fiber ply orientation and the load condition for carbon/PEEK composites. The stem shape of two types was designed through the shape normal of the femur. Multidirectional load cases were used for each FEA model. In the case of general shape, the results show that the stress of ply orientation case II was lower than for cases I and III. On the other hand, in the case of the curved shape, ply orientation case I was lowest. In the case of the Ti stem, the stress of the curved shape was 18% lower than the general shape.
Carbon/PEEK Composites;Design;FEA;Stem;Titanium;
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