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2015

L. Iurlaro, A. Ascione, M. Gherlone, M. Mattone, M. Di Sciuva
Free vibration analysis of sandwich beams using the Refined Zigzag Theory: an experimental assessment ,
Meccanica, v. 50, pp. 2525-2535, 2015.
P. Cerracchio, M. Gherlone, M. Di Sciuva, A. Tessler
A novel approach for displacement and stress monitoring of sandwich structures based on the inverse Finite Element Method ,
Composite Structures, v. 127, pp. 69-76, 2015.
P. Cerracchio, M. Gherlone, M. Di Sciuva, A. Tessler
Real-time displacement monitoring of a composite stiffened panel subjected to mechanical and thermal loads,
in special issue 'Advances in the Mechanics of Composite and Sandwich Structures,' Meccanica, v. 50, No. 10, pp. 2487–2496, 2015.
A. Tessler
Refined zigzag theory for homogeneous, laminated composite, and sandwich beams derived from Reissner’s mixed variational principle,
in special issue 'Advances in the Mechanics of Composite and Sandwich Structures,' Meccanica, v. 50, No. 7, pp. 2621-2648, 2015.
M. Di Sciuva, M. Gherlone, L. Iurlaro, A. Tessler
A class of higher-order C0 composite and sandwich beam elements based on the Refined Zigzag Theory,
Composite Structures, v. 132, No. 7, pp. 784-803, 2015.

2014

F. Flores
Implementation of the refined zigzag theory in shell elements with large displacements and rotations ,
Composite Structures, vol. 118, pp. 560–570, 2014.
L. Iurlaro, M. Gherlone, M. Di Sciuva
Bending and free vibration analysis of functionally graded sandwich plates using the Refined Zigzag Theory,
Journal of Sandwich Structures and Materials, vol. 16, pp. 669-639, 2014.
D. Versino, M. Gherlone, M. Di Sciuva
Four-node shell element for doubly curved multilayered composites based on the Refined Zigzag Theory,
Composite Structures, vol. 118, pp. 392-402, 2014.
Iurlaro L., M. Gherlone, M. Di Sciuva
A comparison of zigzag functions for the bending, vibration and buckling analysis of multilayered composite and sandwich plates,
Proceedings of XI World Congress on Computational Mechanics, vol. 4, pp. 3602-3613, Barcelona, Spain, 2014.
Iurlaro L., M. Gherlone, M. Di Sciuva
A mixed cubic zigzag model for multilayered composite and sandwich plates including transverse normal deformability,
Proceedings of XI World Congress on Computational Mechanics, vol. 4, pp. 3614-3625, Barcelona, Spain, 2014.
Iurlaro L., M. Gherlone, M. Di Sciuva, A. Tessler
Assessment of the Refined Zigzag Theory for bending, vibration, and buckling of sandwich plates: a comparative study of different theories,
Composite Structures,, vol. 118, pp. 392-402, 2014.
A. Barut, E. Madenci, A. Tessler
Post-buckling Response of Scarf Repaired Laminates Using a Refined Zigzag Element,
Proceedings of 55th AIAA/SDM conference, Paper No. AIAA-2014, Baltimore, MD, January 2014.

2013

S. Honda, T. Kumagai, K. Tomihashi, Y. Narita
Frequency maximization of laminated sandwich plates under general boundary conditions using layerwise optimization method with refined zigzag theory,
Journal of Sound and Vibration, v. 332(24), pp. 6451–6462, 2013.
D. Versino, M. Gherlone, M. Mattone, M. Di Sciuva, A. Tessler
C0 triangular elements based on the Refined Zigzag Theory for multilayered composite and sandwich plates,
Composites Part B: Engineering, v. 44B(1), pp. 218-230, 2013.
A. Barut, E. Madenci, A. Tessler
Prediction of composite laminate strength properties using a refined zigzag plate element,
Proceedings of 54th AIAA/SDM conference, Paper No. AIAA-2013, 2013, Boston, MA.
L. Iurlaro, M. Gherlone, M. Di Sciuva, A. Tessler
A multi-scale refined zigzag theory for multilayered composite and sandwich plates with improved transverse shear stresses,
V International Conference on Computational Methods for Coupled Problems in Science and Engineering,
Ibiza, Spain, June 2013.
L. Iurlaro, M. Gherlone, M. Di Sciuva, A. Tessler
Assessment of the Refined Zigzag Theory for bending, vibrations and buckling of sandwich plates: a comparative study of different theories,
Composite Structures, vol. 106, pp. 777-792, 2013.
A. Barut, E. Madenci, A. Tessler
C0-continuous triangular plate element for laminated composite and sandwich plates using the {2,2} - Refined Zigzag Theory,
Composite Structures , vol. 106, pp.835-853, 2013
M. Gherlone
On the use of zigzag functions in equivalent single layer theories for laminated composite and sandwich beams: A comparative study and some observations on external weak layers,
Journal of Applied Mechanics, vol.80, Nov. 2013.
E. Onate
Structural Analysis with the Finite Element Method. Linear Statics. Vol. 2 Beams, Plates and shells,
Chapter 3.16 Zigzag Theories, pp. 119-149, Springer (2013).

2012

A. Tessler, M. Gherlone, D. Versino, M. Di Sciuva,
Analytic and computational perspectives of multi-scale theory for homogeneous, laminated composite, and sandwich beams and plates,
XI International Conference on Computational Structures Technology, Proceedings on CD, Paper n. 254, Dubrovnik, Croatia, September 2012.
E Onate, A. Eijo, S. Oller,
Simple and accurate two-noded beam element for composite laminated beams using a refined zigzag theory, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, v. 213–216, pp. 362-382, 2012.
M. Nemeth,
Cubic Zig-zag enrichment of the classical Kirchhoff kinematics for laminated and sandwich plates,
NASA/TM- 2012-217570, pp. 1-33, May, 2012.
A. Barut, E. Madenci, A. Tessler
A refined zigzag theory for laminated composite and sandwich plates incorporating thickness stretch deformation,
Proceedings of 53rd AIAA/SDM conference, Paper No. AIAA-2012-1705, 2012.
A. Barut, E. Madenci, A. Tessler
A refined zigzag theory for laminated composite and sandwich plates. 10th International Conference on Sandwich Structures,
10th International Conference on Sandwich Structures, Nantes, France, Aug. 27-29, 2012 .
L. Iurlaro, M. Gherlone, M. Di Sciuva, A. Tessler
Vibration and buckling of sandwich plates using Refined Zigzag Theory,
10th International Conference on Sandwich Structures, Nantes, France, Aug. 27-29, 2012.

2011

M. Gherlone, A. Tessler, M. Di Sciuva,
C0 beam elements based on the Refined Zigzag Theory for multilayered composite and sandwich laminates ,
Composite Structures, v. 93(11), pp. 2282-2294, 2011.
A. Tessler, M. Di Sciuva, M. Gherlone,
A homogeneous limit methodology and refinements of computationally efficient zigzag theory for homogeneous, laminated composite, and sandwich plates ,
Numer. Methods Partial Differential Eq., 27:208-229, doi: 10.1002/num.20646.

2010

E Onate, A. Eijo, S. Oller,
Two-noded beam element for composite and sandwich beams using Timoshenko theory and Refined Zigzag Kinematics , Publication CIMNE 346, October 2010.
A. Tessler, M. Di Sciuva, M. Gherlone,
A consistent refinement of first-order shear-deformation theory for laminated composite and sandwich plates using improved zigzag kinematics, ,
Journal of Mechanics of Materials and Structures, v. 5(2), pp. 341-367, 2010.
A. Tessler, M. Di Sciuva, M. Gherlone,
A Refined zigzag theory for homogeneous, laminated composite, and sandwich plates: a homogeneous limit methodology for zigzag function selection,,
NASA/TP-2010-216214,pp. 1-29, March 2010.
M. Di Sciuva, M. Gherlone, A. Tessler,
A robust and consistent first-order zigzag theory for multilayered beams ,
in Gilat R., Banks-Sills L. (editors) Advances in Mathematical Modelling and Experimental Methods for Materials and Structures: The Jacob Aboudi Volume, Springer, New York, pp. 255-268, 2010.

2009

A. Tessler, M. Di Sciuva, M. Gherlone,
A refined zigzag beam theory for composite and sandwich beams,
Journal of Composite Materials, v. 43(9), pp. 1051-1081, 2009.
A. Tessler, M. Di Sciuva, M. Gherlone,
Refined Zigzag Theory for Laminated Composite and Sandwich Plates,,
NASA/TP-2009-215561, pp. 1-53, January 2009.

2008

A. Tessler, M. Di Sciuva, M. Gherlone,
A shear-deformation theory for composite and sandwich plates using improved zigzag kinematics,
IX International Conference on Computational Structures Technology, Proceedings on CD, Paper n. 30, Athens, Greece, September 2008.

2007

A. Tessler, M. Di Sciuva, M. Gherlone,
Refinement of Timoshenko beam theory for composite and sandwich beams using zigzag kinematics,
NASA/TP-2007-215086, pp. 1-45, November 2007.
A. Tessler, M. Di Sciuva, M. Gherlone,
A refined linear zigzag theory for composite beams: reformulation of zigzag function and shear stress constraints,
VI International Symposium on Advanced Composites and Applications for the New Millennium, Corfù, Greece, May 2007.