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Title: Tessellations in Topologically Interlocked Stereotomic Material Systems
Topologically interlocked stereotomic material (TISM) systems are load-carrying assemblies of unit elements interacting by contact and friction. Past research on these material systems has demonstrated attractive mechanical response characteristics, including damage tolerance, impact resistance, adaptive property control, tuneable acoustical characteristics, as well as disassembly and reuse. In this work, we aim to expand the range of topologically interlocked material systems for which such response is found. The theory of tessellations is the underpinning to create new material systems. We present a comparative study on the deflection response to transverse loading for two underlying tessellations and boundary conditions. Williams, A., & Siegmund, T. (2018). Tesselations and Percolations in Topologically Interlocked Stereotomic Material Systems. In T. Siegmund & F. Barthelat (Eds.) Proceedings of the IUTAM Symposium Architectured Materials Mechanics, September 17-19, 2018 , Chicago, IL: Purdue University Libraries Scholarly Publishing Services, 2018. https://docs.lib.purdue.edu/iutam/presentations/abstracts/79
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Proceedings of the IUTAM Symposium Architectured Materials Mechanics
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National Science Foundation
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