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Original language | English |
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Pages (from-to) | 267-279 |

Number of pages | 13 |

Journal | Composite Structures |

Volume | 163 |

DOIs | |

Publication status | Published - 1 Mar 2017 |

## Keywords

- Adhesive bonding
- Fibre reinforced polymer
- Joint capacity
- Shear stress distribution
- Sleeve connection
- Bridge decks
- Debonding
- Fiber reinforced plastics
- Finite element method
- Polymers
- Reinforced plastics
- Reinforcement
- Reliability analysis
- Shear stress
- Steel fibers
- Stiffness
- Stress concentration
- Tubular steel structures
- Complex structure
- Constitutive relationships
- Design parameters
- Fibre reinforced polymers
- Sleeve connections
- Stiffness ratios
- Theoretical formulation
- Bond length

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*Composite Structures*,

*163*, 267-279. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2016.12.006

**Joint capacity of bonded sleeve connections for tubular fibre reinforced polymer members**. In: Composite Structures. 2017 ; Vol. 163. pp. 267-279.

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*Composite Structures*, vol. 163, pp. 267-279. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2016.12.006

**Joint capacity of bonded sleeve connections for tubular fibre reinforced polymer members.**/ Qiu, Chengyu; Feng, Peng; Yang, Yue et al.

In: Composite Structures, Vol. 163, 01.03.2017, p. 267-279.

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T1 - Joint capacity of bonded sleeve connections for tubular fibre reinforced polymer members

AU - Qiu, Chengyu

AU - Feng, Peng

AU - Yang, Yue

AU - Zhu, Lei

AU - Bai, Yu

N1 - Export Date: 16 May 2017 CODEN: COMSE Correspondence Address: Bai, Y.; Department of Civil Engineering, Monash UniversityAustralia; email: [email protected] Funding details: 51522807, NSFC, National Natural Science Foundation of China Funding text: The authors gratefully acknowledge the support from the ARC Training Centre for Advanced Manufacturing of Prefabricated Housing (IC150100023) and the National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 51522807). 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PY - 2017/3/1

Y1 - 2017/3/1

N2 - Bonded sleeve joints formed by telescoping a steel tube connector for bolt-fastening are effective means for assembling tubular fibre reinforced polymer (FRP) members into more complex structures such as planar or space frames. A theoretical formulation is developed in this paper to estimate the capacity of such joints in axial loading and the predictions are validated by experimental results covering various section geometries and bond lengths. The formulation is based on the bilinear bond-slip constitutive relationship considering elastic, softening and debonding behaviour at the adhesive bonding region. Finite element (FE) analysis is also conducted to estimate the joint capacity and to describe shear stress distribution in the adhesive layer, validating the reliability of the theoretic results. The theoretical formulation is therefore further used to study the effects of design parameters including bond length and adherend stiffness ratio, again validated by FE results. An effective bond length can be accurately predicted by the theoretical formulation for the joint capacity at both the elastic limit and the ultimate state. Given a bond length, an optimal adherend stiffness ratio can be identified to achieve the maximum joint capacity at the elastic limit or the ultimate state. © 2016 Elsevier Ltd

AB - Bonded sleeve joints formed by telescoping a steel tube connector for bolt-fastening are effective means for assembling tubular fibre reinforced polymer (FRP) members into more complex structures such as planar or space frames. A theoretical formulation is developed in this paper to estimate the capacity of such joints in axial loading and the predictions are validated by experimental results covering various section geometries and bond lengths. The formulation is based on the bilinear bond-slip constitutive relationship considering elastic, softening and debonding behaviour at the adhesive bonding region. Finite element (FE) analysis is also conducted to estimate the joint capacity and to describe shear stress distribution in the adhesive layer, validating the reliability of the theoretic results. The theoretical formulation is therefore further used to study the effects of design parameters including bond length and adherend stiffness ratio, again validated by FE results. An effective bond length can be accurately predicted by the theoretical formulation for the joint capacity at both the elastic limit and the ultimate state. Given a bond length, an optimal adherend stiffness ratio can be identified to achieve the maximum joint capacity at the elastic limit or the ultimate state. © 2016 Elsevier Ltd

KW - Adhesive bonding

KW - Fibre reinforced polymer

KW - Joint capacity

KW - Shear stress distribution

KW - Sleeve connection

KW - Bridge decks

KW - Debonding

KW - Fiber reinforced plastics

KW - Finite element method

KW - Polymers

KW - Reinforced plastics

KW - Reinforcement

KW - Reliability analysis

KW - Shear stress

KW - Steel fibers

KW - Stiffness

KW - Stress concentration

KW - Tubular steel structures

KW - Complex structure

KW - Constitutive relationships

KW - Design parameters

KW - Fibre reinforced polymers

KW - Sleeve connections

KW - Stiffness ratios

KW - Theoretical formulation

KW - Bond length

U2 - 10.1016/j.compstruct.2016.12.006

DO - 10.1016/j.compstruct.2016.12.006

M3 - Article

SN - 0263-8223

VL - 163

SP - 267

EP - 279

JO - Composite Structures

JF - Composite Structures

ER -