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Title: Topologically Interlocked Material Systems: From a Material Design Concept to Properties
Topologically interlocked stereotomic material systems are load-carrying assemblies of unit elements interacting by contact and friction. This contribution summarizes research on such material systems in a variety of configurations based on tessellation geometry and percolation, and it considers external rigid confined, external flexible confined, internal flexible confined, as well as considers the unit elements as solids (elastic and elastic-brittle) or shells (elastic), and under consideration of a range of assembly geometries. Siegmund, T. (2018). Topologically Interlocked Material Systems: From a Material Design Concept to Properties. 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.
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