Publications

Journal Papers

  • A. Dean, J. Reinoso, N.K. Jha, E. Mahdi, R. Rolfes (2020): A phase field approach for ductile fracture of short fibre reinforced compositesTheoretical and Applied Fracture Mechanics Volume 106, April 2020, 102495
    DOI: 10.1016/j.tafmec.2020.102495
  • C. Gerendt, A. Dean, T. Mahrholz, N. Englisch, S. Krause, R. Rolfes (2020): On the progressive fatigue failure of mechanical composite joints: Numerical simulation and experimental validationComposite Structures Volume 248, 15 September 2020, 112488
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2020.112488
  • Elsadig Mahdi and Aamir Dean (2020): The Effect of Filler Content on the Tensile Behavior of Polypropylene/Cotton Fiber and poly(vinyl chloride)/Cotton Fiber CompositesMDPI (This article belongs to the Special Issue Advances in Natural Fibers and Polymers), Materials,
    DOI: /10.3390/ma13030753
  • F. Alkhatib, E. Mahdi, A. Dean (2020): Crushing response of CFRP and KFRP composite corrugated tubes to quasi-static slipping axial loading: experimental investigation and numerical simulationComposite Structures Volume 246
    DOI: 10.1016/j.compstruct.2020.112370
  • F.Alkhatib, E.Mahdi, A.Dean (2020): Development of composite double-hat energy absorber device subjected to traverser loadsComposite Structures ELSEVIER
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2020.112046
  • M. Brod, A. Dean, S. Scheffler, C. Gerendt, R. Rolfes (2020): Numerical Modeling and Experimental Validation of Fatigue Damage in Cross-Ply CFRP Composites under Inhomogeneous Stress StatesComposites Part B: Engineering, 2020, 108050
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2020.108050
  • A. Dean, N. Grbic, R. Rolfes, A. Behrens (2019): Macro-mechanical Modeling and Experimental Validation of Anisotropic, Pressure- and Temperature-dependent Behavior of Short Fiber CompositesComposite Structures 211, 630–643
    DOI: 10.1016/j.compstruct.2018.12.045
  • A. Dean, N. Grbic, R. Rolfes, S. Hübner, A. Behrens (2019): A FEM-based Virtual Test-rig for Hybrid Metal-Composites Clinching JointsMaterial Science and Engineering Technology 50, 973-986
  • A. Dean, N. Safdar, R. Rolfes (2019): A Co-Rotational Based Anisotropic Elasto-Plastic Model for Geometrically Non-Linear Analysis of Fibre Reinforced Polymer Composites: Formulation and Finite Element ImplementationMaterials, 12(11), 1816
    DOI: 10.3390/ma12111816
  • C. Gerendt, A. Dean, T. Mahrholz, R. Rolfes (2019): On the progressive failure simulation and experimental validation of fiber metal laminate bolted jointsComposite Structures, Volume 229, 1 December 2019, 111368
    DOI: 10.1016/j.compstruct.2019.111368
  • C. Gerendt, A. Dean, T. Mahrholz, R. Rolfes (2019): On the progressive failure simulation and experimental validation of fiber metal laminate bolted jointsComposite Structures Volume 229, 1 December 2019, 111368
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2019.111368
  • I. Koch, G. Just, M. Brod, J. Chen, A. Doblies, A. Dean, M. Gude, R. Rolfes, C. Hopmann, B. Fiedler (2019): Evaluation and Modeling of the Fatigue Damage Behavior of Polymer Composites at Reversed Cyclic LoadingMaterials 2019, 12(11), 1727
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/ma12111727
  • M. Brod, G. Just, A. Dean, E. Jansen, I. Koch, R. Rolfes, M. Gude (2019): Numerical modelling and simulation of fatigue damage in carbon fibre reinforced plastics at different stress ratiosThin-Walled Structures, (139), p. 219-231
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tws.2019.03.005
  • A. Dean, R. Rolfes (2018): FE modeling and simulation framework for the forming of hybrid metal-composites clinching jointsThin-Walled Structures, Volume 133, December 2018, Pages 134-140
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tws.2018.09.034
  • A. Dean, R. Rolfes, A. Behrens, S. Hübner, A. Chugreev & N. Grbic (2018): Parametric Study of Hybrid Metal-Composites Clinching JointsKey Engineering Materials 767, 413-420
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/KEM.767.413
  • A. Dean, S. Sahraee, J. Reinoso & R. Rolfes (2017): A new invariant-based thermo-plastic model for finite deformation analysis of short fibre reinforced composites: Development and numerical aspectsComposites Part B: Engineering 125, 241–258
  • A. Dean, S. Sahraee, K. Özenc, J. Reinoso, R. Rolfes & M.Kaliske (2017): A thermodynamically consistent framework to couple damage and plasticity microplane-based formulations for fracture modeling: Development and algorithmic treatmentInternational Journal of Fracture 203, 115–134
  • A. Dean, J. Reinoso, S. Sahraee & R. Rolfes (2016): An invariant-based anisotropic material model for short fiber-reinforced thermoplastics: Coupled thermo-plastic formulationComposites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing 90, 186–199
  • A. Dean, S. Sahraee, J. Reinoso & R. Rolfes (2016): Finite deformation model for short fibre reinforced composites: Application to hybrid metal-composite clinching jointsComposite Structures 151, 162–171

Proceedings

  • M. Brod, A. Dean, R. Rolfes (2019): An energy-based model for the fatigue analysis of fiber reinforced composite structures under load reversalsReview of Aeronautical Fatigue Investigations in Germany during the Period April 2017 to March 2019, 36th Conference & 30th Symposium of the International Committee on Aeronautical Fatigue and Structural Integrity (ICAF), Krakow, Poland
  • M. Brod, A. Dean, S. Scheffler, G. Just, I. Koch, R. Rolfes, M. Gude (2019): Experimental Investigation and Numerical Simulation of Fatigue Damage in CFRP Composites under Complex Stress States7th ECCOMAS Thematic Conference on the Mechanical Response of Composites (COMPOSITES 2019), Girona, Spain
  • A. Dean, R. Rolfes (2018): Co-rotational Formulation and Implementation of an Invariant-based Model for Geometrically Nonlinear Analyses of CompositesProceedings of the 2nd Conference on Civil Engineering (CCE2018), Pages 41-47, Khartoum (Sudan)
  • A. Dean, R. Rolfes, A. Behrens, A. Bouguecha, S. Hübner, C. Bonk & N. Grbic (2017): Finite strain anisotropic elasto-plastic model for the simulation of the forming and testing of metal/short fiber reinforced polymer clinch joints at room temperatureAIP Conference Proceedings 1896, Paper No. 030037
  • B. Daum, A. Dean, R. Rolfes (2017): A systematic approach to invariant-based anisotropic non-associative plasticity for fiber reinforced composites21th International Conference on Composites Materials (ICCM21), Xi'an, China
  • A. Dean, J. Reinoso, S. Sahraee & R. Rolfes (2015): An invariant-based anisotropic thermo-plastic material model for short fiber reinforced thermoplastics20th International Conference on Composites Materials (ICCM20), Copenhagen, Denmark

Chapter in Books

  • A. Dean, J. Reinoso, S. Sahraee, B. Daum & R. Rolfes (2018): Invariant-based finite strain anisotropic material model for fiber-reinforced compositesSorić J., Wriggers P., Allix O. (eds) Multiscale Modeling of Heterogeneous Structures. Lecture Notes in Applied and Computational Mechanics, vol 86. Springer, Cham
    ISBN: 9783319654621

Technical Reports

  • S. Scheffler, A. Dean, B. Daum & R. Rolfes (2016): Anwendung eines virtuellen Versuchsstandes zur systematischen numerischen Untersuchung hybrider Fügetechnologien (TransHybrid)Institut für Statik und Dynamik, Leibniz Universität Hannover

Presentations

  • M. Brod, C. Gerendt, A. Dean, R. Rolfes (2019): Modeling and Simulation of Fatigue Damage behavior in Carbon Composites under Tension-Compression Load ReversalsCCeV-Thementag „Ermüdung und strukturelle Integrität von Composites“, St. Valentin, Austria
  • A. Dean, H. Madhusoodanan, C. Gerendt, M. Brod, E. Jansen & R. Rolfes (2018) (2018): Applications of a physically based fatigue damage model for composite and hybrid structures.FULLCOMP Workshop 2018, Bordeaux, France
  • A. Dean, R. Rolfes, B. A. Behrens, S. Hübner, A. Chugreev, N. Grbic (2018): Parametric Study and Virtual Testing of Hybrid Metal-Composites Clinching Joints8th International Conference on Tribology in Manufacturing Processes & Joining by Plastic DeformationAt: Elsinore, Denmark
  • Aamir Dean, Raimund Rolfes (2018): FE Simulation Framework for the Virtual Testing of Hybrid Metal-Composites Clinching JointsIRTG 1627 annual Workshop, Roscoff, France
  • A. Dean, R. Rolfes, A. Behrens, A. Bouguecha, S. Hübner, C. Bonk & N. Grbic (2017): Finite strain anisotropic elasto-plastic model for the simulation of the forming and testing of metal/short fiber reinforced polymer clinch joints at room temperature20th International ESAFORM Conference on Material Forming (ESAFORM ), Dublin, Ireland
  • A. Dean, J. Reinoso, S. Sahraee & R. Rolfes (2016): Finite element analyses and simulation of the failure of short-fiber reinforced thermoplastics and aluminium blanks by clinchingIRTG 1627 Workhop, Filderstadt, Germany
  • A. Dean, S. Sahraee, J. Reinoso & R. Rolfes (2016): A novel finite deformation model for short fiber reinforced compositesMultiscale Modeling of Heterogeneous Structures (MUMO), Dubrovnik, Croatia
  • S. Scheffler, A. Dean & R. Rolfes (2016): Prediction of strength and global failure behavior of complex joint configurations in compositesEuropean Congress on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering (ECCOMAS), Crete Island, Greece
  • A. Dean, J. Reinoso, M. Vogler, R. Rolfes, A. Behrens, A. Bouguecha, M. Vucetic & N. Grbic (2015): Numerische und experimentelle Untersuchungen zum Versagen beim Clinchen von kurzfaserverstärkten Thermoplasten mit Aluminium-BlechwerkstoffenSPP1640 Workshop, Hanau, Germany
  • A. Dean, J. Reinoso, S. Sahraee & R. Rolfes (2015): A thermodynamically consistent framework to couple microplane damage and plasticity modelsIV International Conference on Computational Modeling of Fracture and Failure of Materials and Structures (CFRAC15), Paris, France
  • S. Scheffler, A. Dean & R. Rolfes (2015): On the analysis of composite bolted joints using a new progressive damage approach5tth ECCOMAS Conference on Mechanical Response of Composites (ECCOMAS), Bristol, UK