Dr Wei Tan
BEng, PhD, FHEA, MIMMM

 

Key Publications

  • Tan W, Stallard JC, Jo C, De Volder MFL and Fleck NA (2021). "The mechanical and electrochemical properties of polyaniline-coated carbon nanotube mat." Journal of Energy Storage  vol. 41,
    01-09-2021
  • Tan W and Martínez-Pañeda E (2020). "Phase field predictions of microscopic fracture and R-curve behaviour of fibre-reinforced composites." Elsevier Bv  Composites Science and Technology  108539-108539.
    06-11-2020
  • Tan W, Falzon BG, Chiu LNS and Price M (2015). "Predicting low velocity impact damage and Compression-After-Impact (CAI) behaviour of composite laminates." Composites Part a: Applied Science and Manufacturing  vol. 71, 212-226.
    01-01-2015

All Publications

    2022

    • Tan W (2022). "Modelling Pre-fatigue, Low-velocity Impact and Post-impact Fatigue Behaviours of Composite Helicopter Tail Structures under Multipoint Coordinated Loading Spectrum." Elsevier  Thin-Walled Structures
      10-05-2022
    • Wang X, Li P, Xiang D, Wang B, Zhang Z, Zhang J, Zhao C, Li H, Tan W, Wang J and Li Y (2022). "Influence of high-temperature, high-pressure, and acidic conditions on the structure and properties of high-performance organic fibers." Materialpruefung/Materials Testing vol. 64 (5), 623-635.
      01-05-2022
    • Tan W and Martínez-Pañeda E (2022). "Phase field fracture predictions of microscopic bridging behaviour of composite materials." Elsevier  Composite Structures vol. 286
      05-02-2022

    2021

    • Cheng Z-Q, Xiong J-J and Tan W (2021). "Fatigue Crack Growth and Life Prediction of 7075-T62 Aluminium-alloy Thin-sheets with Low-velocity Impact Damage under Block Spectrum Loading." Elsevier  International Journal of Fatigue, 106618-106618.
      21-10-2021
    • Koliolios E, Mills DG, Busfield JJC and Tan W (2021). "The Nail Penetration Behaviour of Carbon Nanotube Composite Electrodes for Energy Storage." Frontiers Media  Frontiers in Materials vol. 8, 741541-741541.
      21-10-2021
    • Zhang X, Xiang D, Wu Y, Harkin-Jones E, Shen J, Ye Y, Tan W, Wang J, Wang P, Zhao C and Li Y (2021). "High-Performance Flexible Strain Sensors Based on Biaxially Stretched Conductive Polymer Composites with Carbon Nanotubes Immobilized on Reduced Graphene Oxide." Elsevier  Composites Part a: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 106665-106665.
      04-10-2021
    • Cheng ZQ, Tan W and Xiong JJ (2021). "Progressive damage modelling and fatigue life prediction of Plain-weave composite laminates with Low-velocity impact damage." Composite Structures vol. 273
      01-10-2021
    • Tan W, Stallard JC, Jo C, De Volder MFL and Fleck NA (2021). "The mechanical and electrochemical properties of polyaniline-coated carbon nanotube mat." Journal of Energy Storage vol. 41
      01-09-2021
    • Tan W and Falzon BG (2021). "A crystal plasticity phenomenological model to capture the non-linear shear response of carbon fibre reinforced composites." International Journal of Lightweight Materials and Manufacture vol. 4 (1), 99-109.
      01-07-2021
    • Kansara H, Koh G, Varghese M, Luk JZX, Gomez EF, Kumar S, Zhang H, Martínez-Pañeda E and Tan W (2021). "Data-driven modelling of scalable spinodoid structures for energy absorption." Ukacm Conference Proceeding 2021

      01-05-2021
    • Gspann TS, Kaniyoor A, Tan W, Kloza PA, Bulmer JS, Mizen J, Divitini G, Terrones J, Tune D, Cook JD, Smail FR and Elliott JA (2021). "Catalyst-Mediated Enhancement of Carbon Nanotube Textiles by Laser Irradiation: Nanoparticle Sweating and Bundle Alignment." Mdpi Ag  Catalysts vol. 11 (3), 368-368.
      11-03-2021

    2020

    • Tan W and Martínez-Pañeda E (2020). "Phase field predictions of microscopic fracture and R-curve behaviour of fibre-reinforced composites." Elsevier Bv  Composites Science and Technology, 108539-108539.
      06-11-2020
    • Tan W and Liu B (2020). "A physically-based constitutive model for the shear-dominated response and strain rate effect of carbon fibre reinforced composites.", Editors: Wang H. Elsevier  Composites Part B: Engineering
      08-04-2020

    2019

    • Wang Y, Li Y, Tan W, Tang M and Du W (2019). "Experimental study on shear properties of concrete pile-clay interface considering surface roughness of structure." Zhongnan Daxue Xuebao (Ziran Kexue Ban)/Journal of Central South University (Science and Technology) vol. 50 (10), 2502-2509.
      26-10-2019
    • Tan W, Stallard JC, Smail FR, Boies AM and Fleck NA (2019). "The mechanical and electrical properties of direct-spun carbon nanotube mat-epoxy composites." Carbon vol. 150, 489-504.
      01-09-2019
    • Liu H, Falzon BG, Li S, Tan W, Liu J, Chai H, Blackman BRK and Dear JP (2019). "Compressive failure of woven fabric reinforced thermoplastic composites with an open-hole: An experimental and numerical study." Composite Structures vol. 213, 108-117.
      01-07-2019
    • Li X, Ma D, Liu H, Tan W, Gong X, Zhang C and Li Y (2019). "Assessment of failure criteria and damage evolution methods for composite laminates under low-velocity impact." Composite Structures vol. 207, 727-739.
      01-01-2019

    2018

    • Chang T, Zhan L, Tan W and Wu X (2018). "Cohesive zone modeling of the autoclave pressure effect on the delamination behavior of composite laminates." Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites vol. 37 (24), 1468-1480.
      01-12-2018
    • Liu H, Falzon BG, Catalanotti G and Tan W (2018). "An experimental method to determine the intralaminar fracture toughness of high-strength carbon-fibre reinforced composite aerostructures." Aeronautical Journal vol. 122 (1255), 1352-1370.
      01-09-2018
    • Zhang X, Tan W, Smail F, De Volder M, Fleck N and Boies A (2018). "High-fidelity characterization on anisotropic thermal conductivity of carbon nanotube sheets and on their effects of thermal enhancement of nanocomposites." Nanotechnology vol. 29 (36)
      04-07-2018
    • Jiang R, Yang L, Liu H, Tan W, Sun X, Cheng H and Mao W (2018). "A multiscale methodology quantifying the sintering temperature-dependent mechanical properties of oxide matrix composites." Journal of The American Ceramic Society vol. 101 (7), 3168-3180.
      01-07-2018
    • Stallard JC, Tan W, Smail FR, Gspann TS, Boies AM and Fleck NA (2018). "The mechanical and electrical properties of direct-spun carbon nanotube mats." Extreme Mechanics Letters vol. 21, 65-75.
      01-05-2018
    • Tan W, Naya F, Yang L, Chang T, Falzon BG, Zhan L, Molina-Aldareguía JM, González C and Llorca J (2018). "The role of interfacial properties on the intralaminar and interlaminar damage behaviour of unidirectional composite laminates: Experimental characterization and multiscale modelling." Composites Part B: Engineering vol. 138, 206-221.
      01-04-2018
    • Liu H, Falzon BG and Tan W (2018). "Experimental and numerical studies on the impact response of damage-tolerant hybrid unidirectional/woven carbon-fibre reinforced composite laminates." Composites Part B: Engineering vol. 136, 101-118.
      01-03-2018
    • Liu H, Falzon BG and Tan W (2018). "Predicting the Compression-After-Impact (CAI) strength of damage-tolerant hybrid unidirectional/woven carbon-fibre reinforced composite laminates." Composites Part a: Applied Science and Manufacturing vol. 105, 189-202.
      01-02-2018

    2017

    • Falzon BG, Liu H and Tan W (2017). "Comment on “A tensorial based progressive damage model for fibre reinforced polymers”." Composite Structures vol. 176, 877-882.
      15-09-2017
    • Chang T, Zhan L, Tan W and Li S (2017). "Effect of autoclave pressure on interfacial properties at micro- and macro- level in polymer-matrix composite laminates." Fibers and Polymers vol. 18 (8), 1614-1622.
      01-08-2017
    • Chang T, Zhan L, Tan W and Li S (2017). "Void content and interfacial properties of composite laminates under different autoclave cure pressure." Composite Interfaces vol. 24 (5), 529-540.
      13-06-2017
    • Chang T, Zhan L, Tan W and Li S (2017). "Optimization of curing process for polymer-matrix composites based on orthogonal experimental method." Fibers and Polymers vol. 18 (1), 148-154.
      01-01-2017

    2016

    • Tan W and Falzon BG (2016). "Modelling the crush behaviour of thermoplastic composites." Elsevier  Composites Science and Technology vol. 134, 57-71.
      06-10-2016
    • Tan W, Falzon BG, Price M and Liu H (2016). "The role of material characterisation in the crush modelling of thermoplastic composite structures." Composite Structures vol. 153, 914-927.
      01-10-2016
    • Falzon B and Tan W (2016). "Predicting Impact Damage, Residual Strength and Crashworthiness of Composite Structures." Sae International Journal of Materials and Manufacturing vol. 9 (3), 718-728.
      05-04-2016
    • Tan W and Falzon BG (2016). "Modelling the nonlinear behaviour and fracture process of AS4/PEKK thermoplastic composite under shear loading." Elsevier  Composites Science and Technology vol. 126, 60-77.
      01-04-2016
    • Falzon BG and Tan W (2016). "Virtual testing of composite structures: Progress and challenges in predicting damage, residual strength and crashworthiness." In The Structural Integrity of Carbon Fiber Composites: Fifty Years of Progress and Achievement of The Science, Development, and Ap 699-743.
      01-01-2016

    2015

    • Tan Z, Tan J, Liu Y and Tan W (2015). "Electromagnetic characteristics of large gap magnetic driving axial flow blood pump." Zhongnan Daxue Xuebao (Ziran Kexue Ban)/Journal of Central South University (Science and Technology) vol. 46 (1), 99-106.
      01-01-2015
    • Tan W, Falzon BG, Chiu LNS and Price M (2015). "Predicting low velocity impact damage and Compression-After-Impact (CAI) behaviour of composite laminates." Composites Part a: Applied Science and Manufacturing vol. 71, 212-226.
      01-01-2015
    • Tan W, Falzon BG and Price M (2015). "Predicting the crushing behaviour of composite material using high-fidelity finite element modelling." International Journal of Crashworthiness vol. 20 (1), 60-77.
      01-01-2015