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Experimental validation of a foldable kinematic fabric structure. / Van Craenenbroeck, Maarten; Puystiens, Silke; De Laet, Lars; Van Hemelrijck, Danny; Van Paepegem, Wim; Mollaert, Marijke.

Proceedings of the IASS Annual Symposium 2016 "Spatial Structures in the 21st century". International Association for Shell and Spatial Structures, 2016.

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Harvard

Van Craenenbroeck, M, Puystiens, S, De Laet, L, Van Hemelrijck, D, Van Paepegem, W & Mollaert, M 2016, Experimental validation of a foldable kinematic fabric structure. in Proceedings of the IASS Annual Symposium 2016 "Spatial Structures in the 21st century". International Association for Shell and Spatial Structures, Internaltional Association for Shell and Spatial Structures Symposium, Tokyo, Japan, 26/09/16.

APA

Van Craenenbroeck, M., Puystiens, S., De Laet, L., Van Hemelrijck, D., Van Paepegem, W., & Mollaert, M. (2016). Experimental validation of a foldable kinematic fabric structure. In Proceedings of the IASS Annual Symposium 2016 "Spatial Structures in the 21st century" International Association for Shell and Spatial Structures.

Vancouver

Van Craenenbroeck M, Puystiens S, De Laet L, Van Hemelrijck D, Van Paepegem W, Mollaert M. Experimental validation of a foldable kinematic fabric structure. In Proceedings of the IASS Annual Symposium 2016 "Spatial Structures in the 21st century". International Association for Shell and Spatial Structures. 2016

Author

Van Craenenbroeck, Maarten ; Puystiens, Silke ; De Laet, Lars ; Van Hemelrijck, Danny ; Van Paepegem, Wim ; Mollaert, Marijke. / Experimental validation of a foldable kinematic fabric structure. Proceedings of the IASS Annual Symposium 2016 "Spatial Structures in the 21st century". International Association for Shell and Spatial Structures, 2016.

BibTeX

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title = "Experimental validation of a foldable kinematic fabric structure",
abstract = "The inherent flexibility of fabrics makes them a very suitable construction for lightweight adaptable structures.This paper focuses on the experimental verification of a kinematic fabric prototype by comparing the experimental force and strain results to the predictions made by numerical model utilising a linear elastic orthotropic material model.The conducted comparison showed large differences in absolute values for both forces and strains.However, the general behaviour of the prototype was approximated quite well and most deviationscould be attributed to the numerical model not taking into account the compensation applied to the fabric nor the permanent deformation of the boundary belts.Further research on this topic will focus on modelling the prototype using more advanced materialmodels attempting to increase the accuracy of the numerical predictions. However, the researchpresented in this paper already shows that even simple analysis methods can be used to designkinematic fabric structures to some extent.",
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