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Experimental investigation on cenosphere-aluminum syntactic foam-filled tubes under axial impact loading

Author(s):  Li WANG, Boyi ZHANG, Jian ZHANG, Yuexin JIANG, Wei WANG, Gaohui WU

Affiliation(s):  School of Civil Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin 150090, China; more

Corresponding email(s):  zhangby@hit.edu.cn

Key Words:  Cenosphere-aluminum syntactic foam; Crashworthiness; Mechanical properties; Absorption of energy

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Li WANG, Boyi ZHANG, Jian ZHANG, Yuexin JIANG, Wei WANG, Gaohui WU. Experimental investigation on cenosphere-aluminum syntactic foam-filled tubes under axial impact loading[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science A,in press.Frontiers of Information Technology & Electronic Engineering,in press.https://doi.org/10.1631/jzus.A2200430

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A new syntactic foam material was prepared by screening three different average particle sizes of cenospheres (150, 200, and 300 μm) from industrial waste fly ash. Axial impact testing on syntactic foam filler and foam-filled tubes was conducted using a drop hammer test machine. The effects of parameters, such as the size of cenospheres and the impact velocity, on the mechanism of deformation, mechanical characteristics, and capacity for energy absorption of the specimen were investigated. On this basis, the differences in compressive properties exhibited by the syntactic foam-filled tubes under the two loading conditions were investigated. The results indicate that with the decrease in the average diameter of cenospheres, the initial peak crushing load and mean crushing load of foam-filled tubes increase, while the compression efficiency decreases. The specific energy absorption (SEA) of the syntactic foam-filled tube can reach 25 J/g. With the increase of impact velocity, the SEA of the specimen increases slightly. It was demonstrated that the syntactic foam-filled tube exhibits a higher effective energy absorption ratio under impact loading compared to quasi-static loading.


结论:1.随着复合泡沫芯材平均孔径的增加,试件的塑性变形能力增强。2.铝管能有效限制芯材的开裂,使试件的初始峰值压碎载荷和平均压碎载荷均有明显提高。3.所有铝复合泡沫填充管在冲击加载下的比吸能均高于15 J/g;其中150SFFT的比吸能可达25 J/g,优于普通泡沫铝试件。4.150SFFT在轴向冲击载荷下的峰值载荷是静态压缩载荷下的1.93倍;冲击载荷下材料的应力水平提高,且填充管试件的有效吸能率可达97.8%。


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