Effect of Strut Waviness on Structural Performance of Wire-Woven Bulk Kagome Cores

WBK 의 구조적 특성에 대한 와이어 굴곡 효과

  • Lee, Ki-Won (School of Mechanical System Engineering, Chonnam National Univ.) ;
  • Kang, Ki-Ju (School of Mechanical System Engineering, Chonnam National Univ.)
  • 이기원 (전남대학교 기계기스템공학부) ;
  • 강기주 (전남대학교 기계기스템공학부)
  • Received : 2011.04.18
  • Accepted : 2011.07.04
  • Published : 2011.09.01


Since the mechanical strength and stiffness of wire-woven bulk Kagome (BK) have been theoretically estimated by assuming that WBK is composed of straight struts, the analytical solutions occasionally give substantial errors as compared with the experimental results. The struts of WBK are helically formed, which results in errors in the estimations In this study, for accurately predicting the mechanical properties of WBK, the effects of waviness and brazed part are taken into account for estimating the strength and stiffness of WBK. The results are compared with the measured experimental results and the results estimated by a finite element analysis performed on a unit cell under periodic boundary conditions (PBC).


WBK(Wire-Woven Bulk Kagome);Mechanical Property;Effect of Waviness;Brazed Part;Periodic Boundary Conditions


Supported by : 한국과학재단


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