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  1. International Journal Articles
  2. International Conference Proceedings
  3. National Journal Articles
  4. Citations

International Journal Articles

A.1. Topal S., Baiocchi L., Crocombe A.D., Ogin S.L., Potluri P., Withers P.J., Quaresimin M., Smith P.A., Poole M., Bogdanovich A.E., “Late-stage fatigue damage in a 3D orthogonal non-crimp woven composite: an experimental and numerical study”, Composites Part A, 79: 155-163 (2015). DOI: 10.1016/j.compositesa.2015.08.020

A2. Topal S., Dag S., “Hygrothermal Fracture Analysis of Orthotropic Functionally Graded Materials Using Jk-Integral Based Methods”, Mathematical Problems in Engineering, Vol. 2013, ID 315176, 11 pages (2013). DOI: 10.1155/2013/315176

A.3. Dag S., Yildirim B., Topal S. “Computational methods for inclined cracks in orthotropic functionally graded materials under thermal stresses”, Journal of Thermal Stresses, Vol. 36, 10: 1001-1026 (2013). Taylor & Francis Publications.  DOI: 10.1080/01495739.2013.788408

A.4. Topal S., Gulgec M., “Thermal Stress Analysis of an FGM Cylinder Under the Effect of Convection and Radially Varying Temperature Distribution”, Materials Science Forum Vols. 631-632: 23-28 (2009). Trans Tech Publications, Switzerland. DOI: 10.4028/ IDS Number: BQB62 ISSN: 1662-9752

International Conference Proceedings

B.1. Topal S., Crocombe A.D., Ogin S.L., Poole M.C., “Meso-scale multi-part finite element analysis of 3-D non-crimp textile composite materials”, 20th International Conference on Composite Structures ICCS20, 4-7 September 2017, Paris France. In: Proceedings of ICCS20 – Structural and Computational Mechanics Book Series, ed. Francesco Tornabene, ISBN 978-889-385-041-4.

B.2. Topal S., Ogin S., Crocombe A., Potluri P., “Finite Element Modelling of 3D Orthogonal Non-Crimp Woven Composites”, Proceedings of the jointly organized 11th World Congress on Computational Mechanics (WCCM XI) & 5th European Conference on Computational Mechanics (ECCM V) & 6th European Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics (ECFD VI), Ed.s Eugenio Oñate​, Xavier Oliver and Antonio Huerta, July 20 – 25, 2014, Barcelona, Spain​, published by International Center for Numerical Methods in Engineering (CIMNE), 1 July 2014, Pages 3504-3512. ISBN. 978-849428447-2 DOI: 10.13140/2.1.2549.6966

B.3. Topal S., Dag S., “Mixed-Mode Hygrothermal Fracture Analysis of Orthotropic Functionally Graded Materials Using J-Integral”, ASME 2014 12th Biennial Conference on Engineering Systems Design and Analysis (ESDA2014), June 25-27 2014, Copenhagen, Denmark, paper no ESDA2014-20011, pp. 1-10. ISBN: 978-0-7918-4583-7 DOI: 10.13140/2.1.4171.7124

B.4. Topal S., Gulgec M., “Thermal Stress Analysis of an FGM Cylinder Under the Effect of Convection and Radially Varying Temperature Distribution”, Proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Multiscale, Multifunctional and Functionally Graded Materials, MM&FGMs2008, September 22-25, 2008, Sendai, Japan, pp. 23-28. Trans Tech Publications (October 30, 2009), ISBN 978-0878493074

B.5. Topal S., Gulgec M., “Thermal Stress Analysis of an FGM Cylinder Under the Effect of Convection and Radially Varying Temperature Distribution”, Proceedings of the 13th International Symposium on Machine Design and Production, UMTIK’13, September 3-5, 2008, Istanbul, Turkey, pp. 399-408. ISBN 978-975-429-271-8

National Journal Articles

C.1. Konez A., Alagoz H., Topal S., Gulgec M., “Manufacturing Techniques and Usage Fields of Functionally Graded Materials”, Engineer and Machinery, Vol. 547: 39-52 (2005) (in Turkish).


A.1.1. Jespersen K.M., Zangenberg J., Lowe T., Withers P.J., Mikkelsen L.P. “Fatigue damage assessment of uni-directional non-crimp fabric reinforced polyester composite using X-ray computed tomography”, Composites Science and Technology, 94-103 (2016). DOI: 10.1016/j.compscitech.2016.10.006

A.1.2. M.B. Ruggles-Wrenn, M.P. Wilkinson, “Fatigue of 2D and 3D Carbon-Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Matrix Composites and of a Unitized Polymer/Ceramic Matrix Composite at Elevated Temperature” In book: The Structural Integrity of Carbon Fiber Composites: Fifty Years of Progress and Achievement of the Science, Development, and Applications, Part VIII, pp. 873-907. Springer International Publishing Switzerland. Print ISBN 978-3-319-46118-2 DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-46120-5_29

A.1.3. Wilkinson, M.P. & Ruggles-Wrenn, M.B. “Fatigue of a 3D Orthogonal Non-crimp Woven Polymer Matrix Composite at Elevated Temperature” Applied Composite Materials, pp 1–20 (2017). DOI: 10.1007/s10443-017-9597-5

A.1.4. Foti, F., Gigliotti, M., Pannier, Y., Mellier, D. “Environmental effects on high temperature fatigue of carbon-polyimide textile composites for aircraft applications”, Proceeding of the 17th European Conference on Composite Materials, ECCM 2016; Munich; Germany; 26-30 June 2016.

A.1.5. Poole, M.C., Ogin, S.L., Smith, P.A., Wells, G.M., Potluri, P., Withers, P.J. “Warp and weft direction damage development in the late-stage fatigue life of a 3D non-crimp orthogonal weave composite”, Proceeding of the 17th European Conference on Composite Materials, ECCM 2016; Munich; Germany; 26-30 June 2016.

A.1.6. Qi L, Ju L., Zhou J., Shaolin Li S., Zhang T., Wenlong T., “Tensile and fatigue behavior of carbon fiber reinforced magnesium composite fabricated by liquid-solid extrusion following vacuum pressure infiltration”, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, Volume 721, 15 October 2017, pp. 55–63. DOI: 10.1016/j.jallcom.2017.05.312

A.1.7. Jespersen K.M., Mikkelsen L.P., “Three dimensional fatigue damage evolution in non-crimp glass fibre fabric based composites used for wind turbine blades”, Composites Science and Technology, Volume 153, 1 December 2017, Pages 261-272. DOI: 10.1016/j.compscitech.2017.10.004

A.1.8. Jiang X., Ma Y., Gao X., “Mechanical properties improvement of silane addition epoxy/3D orthogonal woven composite material”, Journal of Textile Institute, January 2018, pp. 1-7. DOI: 10.1080/00405000.2018.1423934

A.1.9. Huang, T., Wang, Y., Wang, G., “Review of the Mechanical Properties of a 3D Woven Composite and Its Applications”, Polymer – Plastics Technology and Engineering, Volume 57, Issue 8, 24 May 2018, Pages 740-756. DOI: 10.1080/03602559.2017.1344857

A.1.10. Quaresimin M.,  “Multiaxial Fatigue of Composites: Experimental Evidences and Life Prediction Methodology”, in book: Reference Module in Materials Science and Materials Engineering, Comprehensive Composite Materials Volume II, 2018, Pages 249–274. Editors-in-Chief: Carl H. Zweben and Peter W. R. Beaumont. ISBN: 978-0-08-100534-7 DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-803581-8.09915-X

A.1.11. Kristine Munk Jespersen, “Fatigue damage evolution in fibre composites for wind turbine blades”, Ph.D. Thesis, Waseda University, Department of Applied Mechanics and Aerospace Engineering, Tokyo, Japan, April 2018.

A.2.1. Nabil B., Abdelkader B., Miloud A., Noureddine B. “On the mixed-mode crack propagation in FGMs plates: Comparison of different criteria”, Structural Engineering and Mechanics 61 (3), pp. 371-379 (2017). DOI: 10.12989/sem.2017.61.3.371

A.3.1. Serhat Sueri, “Calculation of dynamic behavior of functionally graded material (FGM) shells under different boundary conditions by using Finite element analysis”, Master of Science Thesis, Hacettepe University, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Ankara Turkey, 2015 (in Turkish).

A.3.2. Garg S., Pant M. “Numerical simulation of adiabatic and isothermal cracks in functionally graded materials using optimized element-free Galerkin method”, Journal of Thermal Stresses, 1-20 (2017). DOI: 10.1080/01495739.2017.1287534

A.3.3. Pan H.,  Song T., “Fracture analysis of interacting cracks in a functionally graded strip under thermal stress”, Harbin Gongcheng Daxue Xuebao/Journal of Harbin Engineering University, Volume 38, Issue 2, 25 February 2017, Pages 201-206 and 229. DOI: 10.11990/jheu.201512087

A.3.4. Chen W., Ma J., Shi Y., Xu C., Lu S., „A mesoscopic numerical analysis for combustion reaction of multi-component PBX explosives”, Acta Mechanica, January 2018, pp. 1-20 DOI: 10.1007/s00707-017-2098-7

A.4.1. Ozturk A., Gulgec M., “Analytical Solution of Thermal Stresses in a Functionally Graded Solid Cylinder within Parabolic Continuous Grading”, Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vol. 307, 364-367 (February 2013). DOI: 10.4028/

A.4.2. Tolga A., Omur E. “Von Mises type yielding in long FGM tubes that are subjected to radial pressure”, Journal of Polytechnics, 63-71 (2015). E-ISSN 2147-9429 (in Turkish).

A.4.3. Ozturk A., “Overall heat transfer coefficient of functionally graded hollow cylinder”, Solid State Phenomena, 267 (2017) 177-181. DOI: 10.4028/

B.2.1. Minapoor S., Ajeli S., Tehrani M.S., “Investigation into tensile strength of noncrimp three-dimensional orthogonal woven structure”, Journal of Industrial Textiles, May 2018, DOI: 10.1177/1528083718775980

B.2.2. Choi Y.-S., Woo K., “Crimp Angle Dependence of Effective Properties for 3-D Weave Composite”, Composites Research, 29(1): 33-39 (2016). DOI: 10.7234/composres.2016.29.1.033