Mechanics & Modeling of Rubber II - Session A

Thursday, October 13, 2016: 1:00 PM-4:30 PM
Rm 306-7 (David L. Lawrence Convention Center )
William V. Mars, Endurica LLC
1:00 PM
Thermo-Mechanical Fatigue Life Prediction of an Off-Road Mining Truck Tire
Wedam Nyaaba, Graduate Research Assistant, Department of Mining and Nuclear Engineering, Missouri University of Science and Technology, Rolla, MO, Samuel Frimpong, Professor of Mining Engineering, Department of Mining and Nuclear Engineering, Missouri University of Science and Tech, Rolla, MO and Hamza Mohammed Ahmed Malik Alnasser, Graduate Research Assistant, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Missouri University of Science and Tech, Rolla, MO
1:30 PM
Advanced Rubber Testing and Innovative Tear Fatigue Analysis of Elastomers Under Realistic Multiaxial Loading Conditions
Konrad Schneider1, Gert Heinrich2, Karsten Bruening3, Sofya Dedova1 and Christian Kipscholl4, (1)Mechanics and Structure, Leibniz-Institut fuer Polymerforschung Dresden, Dresden, Germany, (2)Institut Polymerwerkstoffe, Leibniz - Institut für Polymerforschung Dresden e.V., Dresden, Germany, (3)SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource, Menlo Park, CA, (4)Coesfeld Gmbh & Co. KG, Dortmund, Germany
2:00 PM
A Therotical Platform to Predict the Contribution of Parallel Damage Mechanisms in Deformation of Filled Elastomers
Leila Khalili, Roozbeh Dargazany and Ali Imani Azad, Civil and Enviormental engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
2:30 PM
3:00 PM
Theoretical Modeling of Tire Wear
Anahita Emami, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, Sunish Vadakkeveetil, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institution and State University, Blacksburg, VA and Saied Taheri, Center for Tire Research, Mechanical Engineering Department, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA
3:30 PM
PAPER CANCELLED: Energy Balance and Tearing During High Pressure O-ring Extrusion Into a Small Gap
William V. Mars1, Mark Bauman2, Joel Elhard3, Michael Heinrichs4, Andrew Duguid, Ph.D. P.E.5, Sergei Knizhnik6 and Marian Morys6, (1)Research, Endurica LLC, Findlay, OH, (2)Endurica LLC, Findlay, OH, (3)Battelle Memorial Institute, Columbus, OH, (4)Energy Resources, Battelle, Columbus, OH, (5)Exploration & Production Services, Battelle, Columbus, OH, (6)PetroMar Technologies, Inc., Exton, PA
4:00 PM
Numerical Simulations of the Effects of Rotor Speed in Non-Isothermal Partially-Filled Rubber Mixing
Hari Poudyal and Abhilash Chandy, Department of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Akron, Akron, OH